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THSWKND: 5 DXB Events to Make Merry, Sept 22-24, 2016

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Dhruti GhaghadaTHSWKND,,,,,,,,,

Happy weekend, folks! A week of work after a long break always seems like nature’s cruel way of playing with your feelings. Here are 5 ways to rejoice the return of our beloved weekend in Dubai:

1. Watch A Streetcar Named Desire @ The Junction

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Image via A Streetcar Named Desire event page

Watch the Pulitzer winning play come to life this weekend at The Junction. ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ is a riveting modern classic written by the late great Tenessee Williams himself. Indulge in a story surrounding aging Mississippi southern Belle who has left a trail of bad experiences behind her and goes to find refuge in her sister in New Orleans.

When: September 21-24 2016

Where: The Junction

How much: AED 100

2.  Blow off some steam @ The Blind Mile Dxb | Beach Run

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Image via The Blind Mile Dxb | Beach Run event page

An excuse to literally run away from your troubles; this event allows you to run blindfolded along with a seeing partner, which will heighten your sense of sound and smell, making it a unique experience.The Blind Mile Run will allow you to attune to your deeper inner awareness and different perception of reality.

Grab a scarf and a friend, and head over to the Jumeirah Sunset Open Beach this Friday!

When: Friday, September 23, 6 AM- 7:30AM

Where: Jumeirah Sunset Open Beach

3. Go back in time with the Mozart Gala – Vienna Concert Verein

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Image via Mozart Gala – Vienna Concert Verein event page.

Explore some of Mozart’s best concerts come back to life this Friday with an entire showcase dedicated to the very best of the best andaorchestral favorites including Eine kleine Nachtmusik. Revel in overtures, arias and duets from The Marriage of Figaro and The Magic Flute, and movements from his Symphony No. 41.

When: Friday, September 23

Where: Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai

How much: Ticket information and bookings here

4. Take your taste buds on a holiday @ Le Gourmet Food Fest 2016

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Image via Le Gourmet Food Fest 2016

Le Gourmet is being transformed into an urban fusion of global street food, as producers, chefs, bloggers and suppliers come together for a unique food event. Food lovers can immerse in a gastronomical experience by sampling foods from the exhibiting suppliers and Le Gourmet’s own cuisines.

When: All weekend

Where: Galeries Lafayette, The Dubai Mall

5. Watch movies under the stars @ West 14th

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Image via West 14th Throwback Thursday Movie Night event page

As the temperature starts to drop gradually, being able to actually enjoy the outdoors is made possible again. What better way to enjoy the outdoors than to watch a movie under the stars?

The movie line-up for Thursday, September 22 is as follows:
– 6:30pm — Kids Movie: “Home”
-8:30pm — Classic Movie: “The Wedding Crashers”

When: Thursday, September 22

Where: Oceana Beach Club, West 14th

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