4 Really Cool Things Happening in UAE This Week

Things happening in UAE

Dhruti Ghaghada Alive ,,,,,,,,,

It gets more difficult as time passes to find something new and fun to do that you haven’t already done. This week however, has a line-up of fun things for everyone.

Here are 4 cool things happening in UAE this week:

1. Free Cookies at DoubleTree Hilton


DoubleTree by Hilton announces a global giveaway at all of its more than 465 hotels worldwide. With or without a reservation, chocolate–lovers can walk into any DoubleTree by Hilton around the world on Thursday 4 August 2016 and ask for one of the brand’s famous warm, chocolate chip and walnut cookies, a token of the brand’s warm hospitality that every guest receives at check-in.

The global giveaway is part of the brand’s ‘DoubleTree Effect’ campaign – centered on the belief that kindness is contagious.

 2. Search for #Notapokémon at Dusit Thani Dubai shuttle bus stops for a free buffet


Dusit Thani Dubai decided to spice up the experience for players and non-players alike of Pokemon Go with the Search for the Ultimate #NotAPokémon Creature taking place from the 1st to the 5th of August 2016.

Hone the trainer in you by catching Dusit Thani Dubai’s guest shuttle bus roaming around the city, with a quick stop in the following locations:

1st August – Emaar Square (8:00 am), 2nd August – Dubai International Financial Centre (8:30 am), 3rd August – Kite Beach (9:00 am), 4th August – Dubai Mall (11:00 am), and 5th August – Mall of the Emirates (9:45 am).

Thirty Ultimate #NotAPokemon Creatures will be distributed in the abovementioned areas and entitle a total of 150 lucky recipients to a complimentary dinner buffet at The Californian Restaurant. This special treat is valid until end of August 2016, prior reservations required.

3. Celebrate summer at Casa de Tapas


Dubai Creek’s renowned Spanish haunt, Casa de Tapas is helping everyone to celebrate summer with its two-for-one promotion on house beverages running now  until Thursday 15th September 2016. The offer runs everyday from 6pm to 9pm,  ideal for a post work wind down or a fun filled evening with friends. You can also sample the delicious a-la-carte menu featuring hot and cold tapas, scrumptious paella and signature favourites.

4. Workshops at Maraya Art Centre


Maraya Art Centre has announced an exciting roster of art workshops this August.

Onform Sketching

Read more about the workshop here

When: Tuesday 02 Aug, 2016 05:30 p.m. – Tuesday 02 Aug, 2016 07:00 p.m.

Where: Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Block (E), First Floor (Maraya Community)

How Much: AED 30

Lino Printing

Read more about the workshop here

When: Saturday 13 Aug, 2016 04:00 p.m. – Saturday 13 Aug, 2016 08:00 p.m.

Where: Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Block (E), First Floor (Maraya Community)

How Much: AED 30

Salt Dough Sculptures inspired by Jonathan Baldock 

Read more about the workshop here

When: Sunday 28 Aug, 2016 05:00 p.m. – Sunday 28 Aug, 2016 06:30 p.m.

Where: Maraya Art Centre, Al Qasba, Block (E), First Floor (Maraya Community)

How Much: AED 30

Have a great week and if you do go to any of these, tell us all about it on Facebook.

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