Happy Wednesday everyone! Here are handpicked events for whatever strikes your fancy this weekend; whether it’s dancing, a quiet dinner and drinks, or a community event.
1. Party till dawn at Sunburn Club
Tomorrowland DJ Shaan and New World Sound will be bringing the house down at XL Dubai Beach Club this weekend. A late night to early morning rager, be prepared to stay in on Saturday.
When: 10pm-3am, Friday, August 5 2016
Where: XL Dubai Beach Club, Grand Habtoor
How much: AED 100 per person
2. Get real and #EndSmallTalk at Umm Al Emarat Park
Leave ‘How are you? Fine’ at the door when you walk in. This one-of-a-kind community event encourages real bonding through discussions about life, purpose, ambitions and more. A great place to make new friends.
This edition will include a talk by the Conscious Chronicles about meditation and spirituality.
When: 5pm-8pm, Saturday, August 6 2016
Where: ParkStation Café, Umm Al Emarat Park [formerly Mushrif park], Abu Dhabi
How much: AED 5 park entry
3. Enjoy Cuban Salsa Night at Mahiki
We’re told to expect Cuban salsa/ merengue, cha cha, bachata and Reggaetone, exotic cocktails and grilled delicacies. Free Valet parking is available at the venue.
When: 9:30pm-2am, Saturday, August 6 2016
Where: Mahiki Dubai
How much: Free entry
For table bookings, call +971 4 380 7731
4. Enjoy a Two-for-One Promotion at Casa De Tapas
Overlooking Dubai creek, this warm Spanish haunt is offering two-for-one with white, red and rose grape, bottle hops, Spanish mixed grape and selected house pours. Their service is impeccable and their grilled asparagus and Paellas worth a trip.
When: 6pm-9pm, until Thursday, September 15 2016
Where: Dubai Creek Golf Club
For reservations, call (+ 971) 4 4161 800.
5. Have a live lunch roast at Belgian Beer Café
Enjoy a live roast carving at Belgium Beer Café, complete with a variety of meats including roast Chicken, Lamb and Beef, all served with traditional trimmings.
When: 1pm-64m, every Saturday
Where: Belgian Beer Café, Grand Millenium Hotel, Barsha Heights
How much: AED 89 for a plate of carving and half pint of beverage, or AED 189 for unlimited carving and free flow of house beverages.
For reservations, call +971 4 429 9999.