The UAE National Day holidays mean more entertainment and leisure options
Dine with MasterChef Shaun O'Neale
Dine with the Season 7 MasterChef champion himself during his 5 day residency at Millenium Place Marina. Indulge in the five course tasting menu prepared by the chef for Dhs240. Make your way there anytime between 28 November to 2 December for an exclusive tasting session. From braised oxtail to the Kombu Cured Scallop, you’re in for a diverse range of flavours. Visit masterchefdxb.com for more deets!
African food festival
Experience good African vibes and mouth-watering African delicacies from 40 different vendors at the Creek Park near Oud Metha. Don’t miss out on the music and dance – it’s a Friday, you should have your fun. From a successful 2018 with over 4000 visitors, 2019 is expected to be bigger, and better. Check out africanfoodfestival.me for more details.
Keep an eye out for the fireworks taking place at La Mer (8:30pm), Al Seef (8pm), and The Beach, JBR (9pm), on both Sunday and Monday. If you’re at Global Village on a Monday, then wait for a spectacular fireworks show at 9pm.
Laser Show and Light Show
If you’re planning a good old shopping spree at Dubai Festival City for National Day, head to the dancing fountains for a wonderful IMAGINE show, the theme being UAE National Day. Or, head to Downtown Dubai and watch the light show at the Burj Khalifa.