Having recovered from the holiday season daze with the first week of work, we know you’re already looking forward to letting your hair down again. The first weekend of the year 2016 is just around the corner.
Here are 5 exciting things to do in the UAE this weekend:
1. Café Scientifique’s 2020 Time Capsule Project
Get ready to predict 2020’s gadgets and cool gizmos. This is going to a hopeful and creative evening of looking forward to the future, scientifically. Burying a time capsule with tech from 2015 and forecasting advancements for 2020 – Will you join them?
When: 4:30pm, Friday, January 8 2016
Where: Urban Bistro, Dubai
How much: AED 50
2. The Q43 Brunch That Lets You Lie In
Fill up on an extravagant 3-course meal with sushi, tapas, a range of moist meat and a selection of cheeses and desserts – it’s a good way to lie back on Friday:
When: 2pm to 5pm, Firday, January 8 2016
Where: Q43, Media One Hotel
How much: AED 350 with house beverages & AED 200 with soft drinks.
3. Beauty and the Beast Musical:
Grab the kids and take them out for a classic story of a brute who meets a strong belle who teaches him to love – told musically.
When: January 6 -9 2016
Wednesday . 06.Jan.2016 : 04:00 PM & 09:00 PM
Thursday . 07.Jan.2016 : 04:00 PM & 09:00 PM
Friday . 08.Jan.2016 : 04:00 PM & 09:00 PM
Saturday . 09.Jan.2016 : 11:00 AM, 04:00 PM & 09:00 PM
Where: Dubai World Trade Centre
How much: @ tixbox.com
4. JLT Free Outdoor Cinema
Interested in watching two upbeat films under the stars, wrapped up in blankets with loved ones, free of cost? With a whole range of F&B options, the JLT Outdoor Cinema offers just that.
Film begins at 7pm.
When: Thursday, January 7 & Friday, January 8 2016
Where: JLT Park
How much: Free admission
5. The Strong South Gig at the Music Room
Blacksheep Productions bring Philipino artists and bands to town to break the monotonous stream of mainstream music in the UAE.
This edition features Goddamn Electric, Tsinelas, Gatilyo, Verdad, Biofeedback, Wikaan Project and In Times Of Despair. It’s going to be a mix of genres and a diverse audience – pop by.
When: 8pm, Friday, January 8 2016
Where: The Music Room, Dubai
How much: AED 60
What are you doing this weekend? Tell us in the comments.
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