Inaugural flight of the brand new Virgin Atlantic 787 from London Gatwick to Atlanta Georgia USA  23 Oct 2014

5 Things to Do in the UAE This Week

27 Apr 2016

See Rudimental, celebrate Havana Mondays and party at Indie DIFC

FRI 29 APR 
See Rudimental & Disclosure live in Dubai
You might have already seen regular visitor Rudimental perform live, but Disclosure will also be making their Dubai debut this month! Both acts will be performing at the Love Music Your Way mini-festival, so mark your calendars! This will be the first time the two headline acts will share a stage. INFO: 4pm-1am, tickets from Dhs399, Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, lovemusicyourway.com 
 
5 Things to Do in the UAE This Week
WED 27 APR 
Go Off Beat at Indie DIFC
Off Beat nights will be taking place every Wednesday at Indie DIFC, with live performances by Boogie Breeze, who’s worked with big name artists including Shakira, Wyclef Jean, John Legend, TI and Estelle, just to name a few. Boogie will be performing at Indie every Wednesday until 11 May, so you’ll have a couple more chances to see him live. INFO: 8pm-late, free entry, Gate Village 05, above Gaucho, Podium Level, DIFC, Dubai, 055 455 6106, reserve@indiedifc.com, indiedifc.com
 
5 Things to Do in the UAE This Week
THU 28 APR
Twice as Nice is Back!
Get ready to dance the night away with Chipmunk! Europe’s biggest urban hip hop night returns with the rapper, also known as Chip, so be sure to head down to China Grill and watch him perform. INFO: 10pm-4am, Thu 28 Apr, Dhs100, ladies free before 11pm, Face Card holders free before midnight, Industrial Avenue, China Grill, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, platinumlist.net
 
5 Things to Do in the UAE This Week
FRI 29 APR 
PARTY IN THE (CAR) PARK
If you’re itching to see a performance away from the usual clubs or amphitheatre, how does a car park sound? Artists KiNK, Audiofly and Henry Saiz will be blowing up the Media One Hotel car park, which will be fully air-conditioned so you can beat the heat! INFO: 5pm-3am, Media One Hotel Car Park, P7, Dubai Media City, early bird tickets cost Dhs125, platinumlist.net 
 
5 Things to Do in the UAE This Week
MON 2 MAY 
Enjoy Havana Mondays at Bistrot Bagatelle
Flying in exclusively for Bistrot Bagatelle, authentic Afro-Cuban musicians Son Yambu will be playing at Bagatelle’s new Havana Mondays for the next eight weeks. Enjoy an intoxicating fusion of Spanish and African rhythms in one of Dubai’s most exclusive new venues – if you can get a table! INFO: 8pm-late, Bistrot Bagatelle, Fairmont Dubai Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, 04 354 5035, bagatelledubai.com