7 amazing things to-do in the UAE this week
Take the Dubai Fitness Challenge with NRG
Until 17 November
NRG, official partners for the Marina Mall Dubai Fitness Challenge, are running free classes twice a day, outdoors along the promenade as part of the official challenge. The classes will run at 7am and 5:30pm, on all days of the week, and range from HIIT, Circuit, Boxing, Zumba, cycle and much more.
To register, call or email NRG directly to book their free slots. Food and drinks will be provided to fuel the workout from Marina favourites Breaking Bread and The Acai Spot, so if you’re in need of a quick pick me up, they’ve got you covered.
INFO: NRG Fitness, The Walk, Dubai Marina, 050 652 7722, email@example.com
Sip Saturdays at Atelier M
Join the party at this Marina rooftop lounge every Saturday for Sip Saturdays, a new evening event. Amazing views, a chilled vibe, great music with resident DJs DJ Tama and DJ Gravity and three free drinks for ladies from 8pm-1am. It’s the perfect way to end the weekend.
Happy Hour runs from 6pm to 9pm with select drinks for just Dhs35.
INFO: Atelier M, Pier 7, Dubai Marina, 04 450 7766
Rooftop tea party at The Loft
Raise your pinky finger while sipping on Dubai’s trendiest bubbles-meets-tea concoctions.
Get social every Saturday with a teapot, classic afternoon tea, sweet and savoury nibbles, and tea-spilling live entertainment.
INFO: Sat noon-4pm, Dhs199 (soft drinks package), Dhs399 (house drinks package), Dhs799 (premium bubbles), The Loft, Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai, loftatopera.com, 04 362 7312
Sam Feldt at Zero Gravity
Having made waves with a number of popular tracks, Sam Feldt is the perfect choice for Zero Gravity as the sun goes down and Tropical Brunchers move from the pool to the dancefloor. If you’re brunching elsewhere in Dubai, make sure you head down for the after party.
INFO: Free entry for ladies, Dhs100 for gents (including two beverages).Tropical Brunch After Party from 5pm. International DJs at sunset. Zero Gravity, Dubai Marina. o-gravity.ae
Early bird dinner deal at Mango Tree
Thai food fans can look forward to feasting on signature dishes from the a la carte menu at Mango Tree Thai Bistro at an amazing 50 percent off.
Utilising the best ingredients, highlights include Shrimp Cocktail with Taro Chips, Crispy Phad Thai Spring Rolls, Chargrilled Jumbo Prawns and Pineapple Fried Rice.
INFO: Mango Tree Thai Bistro, Tue 5pm-7pm (50 percent off deal), various locations
Five Palm Jumeirah’s Luvya Festival
Five Palm Jumeirah launches Luvya, a brand new, three-day lifestyle festival. Acclaimed for luxe experiences, the hotel brings together music, food, art and fashion for a unique beach, basement and rooftop experience.
Craig David will bring his infectious urban sounds to the main stage, while dance music sensation Lost Frequencies will fly in from Belgium, bringing his contagious energy and electrifying show to Dubai’s famous archipelago.
INFO: One-day passes are available for Dhs300, including three drinks. Weekend passes are Dhs750 with ten drinks.
Five Palm Jumeirah, luvya.live
Italian Swing Night with Mark Zitti e i Fratelli Coltelli
Savour the jazziest of all jazz nights every Sunday at DIFC favourite, Roberto’s.
Between 10pm and 1am, famous Italian band Mark Zitti e i Fratelli Coltelli (say it out loud, you sound so Italian!) will be taking to the newly refurbished jazz stage, getting your feet tapping as they entertain until the early hours.
INFO: Roberto’s Dubai, Gate Village Building No. 1, DIFC, Dubai, 04 386 00 66