The UAE to-do list

Ahlan! scours the nation to find the best ways to spend your downtime
ByEllen KerryWednesday , 25 October 2017
The UAE to-do list
Head to Jebel Jais for a spectacular show

STRANGER THINGS MENU AT BLACK TAP
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To celebrate Stranger Things season two hitting Netflix on 27 Oct (YAS!), Black Tap have created a menu inspired by the hit show. Eggos burgers and Stranger freakshakes? We’re telling you this is going to be good. Friends don’t lie. INFO: Black Tap, Jumeirah Al Naseem, Dubai, 04 422 9904 

TRY THE NEW MENU AT TRIBECA
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For tasty but healthy bites, pop down to Tribeca to sample its brand new o erings. There’s creamy organic guacamole, organic brownies and juicy Aberdeen Angus steaks to get your teeth into. INFO: Ocean View Hotel, level 1, JBR, Dubai, 050 345 6067, tribeca.ae 

PICNIC WITH PALS AT JUMEIRAH BEACH HOTEL
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For the ultimate sharing picnic, head to the Palm Court lounge at Jumeirah Beach Hotel to enjoy its delish picnic afternoon tea. Featuring everything from yummy sarnies to fresh scones, it’s the perfect way to catch up with pals. INFO: Dhs249 for two (soft drinks), Dhs299 for two (with a bottle of bubbles), 1pm-7pm, Jumeirah Street, Dubai, 04 432 3232, jumeirah.com/palmcourt 

ENJOY LADIES’ NIGHT AT 7ELEPHANTS
MON, WEEKLY
Pink Elephant, 7Elephants’ brand new ladies’ night, is here to make your Mondays more exciting. From 6pm ladies can enjoy live music along with five complimentary beverages and a cheeky glimpse of the Burj Khalifa. INFO: 6pm-11pm, 117 SZR, Dubai, 04 354 4354 

SEE A MUSICAL SPECTACULAR ON JEBEL JAIS MOUNTAIN
FRI 27 OCT
Prepare to be amazed by Vivaldianno, the UAE’s highest musical spectacular, which will be staged atop Jebel Jais, the mountain bordering Oman and the UAE. There’ll be wicked lighting and cutting- edge technology to help create a 3D musical experience. Get an Uber there and back for Dhs575 using the promo code VivaldiannoRAK. INFO: From 4.30pm, show starts at 7pm, cars can park at the foot of Jebel Jais, shuttle buses available to ferry guests to the concert site. 

LIVE MUSIC AND FUN AT BAGATELLE
SUN 29 OCT
Bagatelle, Fairmont Hotel’s fancy French bistrot, is launching Bagatelle’s Unplugged Nights. Live music and soulful vocals to accompany your evening of indulgent food? Yes, please. For the opening night, SoulMates Tribute will perform classic hits from the likes of Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding. INFO: Open Mon-Sun, 8pm-late, 1st Floor of The Fairmont Hotel, SZR, Dubai, 04 354 5035, bagatelledubai.com 

DATE FOR YOUR DIARY
COMING SOON
Hippy beachside hangout El Chiringuito will launch its new La Familia Brunch on Saturday 4 Nov. Grab a bunch of your best pals and head there for a celebratory session. Choose to sit either in the restaurant or outside on the gorge newly opened beach terrace. INFO: Sat, weekly, 1pm-5pm, Rixos the Palm Dubai, 054 449 6464, thepalmdubai.rixos.com 

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