5 Unmissable Events This Weekend in Dubai


Staff Writer THSWKND ,,,,,

Are you ready for a party, an end to small talk, a St. Patrick’s Day celebration and more? Here are some great ways to wind down this weekend in Dubai:

1. Nikki Beach Dubai’s Anniversary Party

When: 12pm onwards, Saturday, March 18

Where: Nikki Beach Dubai

What: It’s the official 1 Year Anniversary Party with live performances, gourmet cuisine and a line-up of Nikki Beach Dubai resident DJs playing the very best dance beats. Special guest DJ Burak Yeter will also be on hand to spin the decks with his mix of house, synthpop and dance-pop, including his recent internationally chart-topping hit single ‘Tuesday.’

Make a prepaid reservation to attend. Guests may choose from a range of options and price points when making reservations.

How much: Prices start from 500 AED minimum spend per person.

To make a reservation, email or call +971 4376 6162.

2. Foodiez 2017

When: Friday, March 17

Where: Skydive Dubai

What: Watch out for Perry and Blackwelder’s food truck where you can get your hands on our famed American-style dishes between 2pm – 1am. Chicken wings, jumbo hot dogs and brisket sliders, as well as crispy truck-made slaw and smoke sticks.

For those who have a sweet tooth, jumbo pecan pie and donut poppers are also available.

3. #EndSmallTalk – Love Chapter

When: 5pm to 8pm, March 18 2017

Where: Art House Cafe, next to Al Bateen Mall, Abu Dhabi

What: Deep love, universal love, self-love… What do these concepts even mean, and how can our understanding of these concepts make us better human beings? Shadel Bolbol (Founder of Seeds For Change) joins the group discussion.

How much: AED 40 (includes a coffee/soft drink & mini-wrap – payable directly to Art House Cafe)

Please RSVP to book your spot HERE.

4. St. Patrick’s Celebrations at Ranches Restaurant

When: 6pm to 10pm, Friday, March 17 2017

Where: Ranches Restaurant Terrace, Arabian Ranches Golf Club

What: Savour homemade Irish starters, main courses and desserts created by our talented culinary team. To add a sparkle to your celebrations, an Irish band will perform live, so put on your dancing shoes.

How much: AED 129 per person

For reservations, call +971 4 360 7935 or email

5. Watch a French Painter at Work at Chez Charles

When: 12pm onwards, March 14 to 17 2017

Where: Chez Charles Restaurant, Building 11, Dubai Design District (d3)

What: During Dubai Art Week, Chez Charles Restaurant, the new eatery from the popular gastronomical catering company Chez Charles, will host a live painting session with French painter Elizabeth Germain, who has become renowned for perfectly capturing the true essence of charming brasserie life through her artwork.