The weekend's best Dubai events and other things to do in Dubai this weekend, including deals at Dubai restaurants, bars, spas, cinema and more
Congratulations, you made it through the week and now it's time to relax and enjoy the many wonders Dubai has to offer, from morning until night. So whether it is parties or peaceful places you're after, we have it covered.
Experience what it was like to break fast in the deserts of Dubai 50 years ago with Platinum Heritage’s iftar under a glittering night sky. The iftar spread will also feature grilled minced beef kofta, authentic lamb ouzi, a delicious serving of shish taouk. Dhs350 (adults), Dhs250 (kids under 12).
Want to train like the world’s most famous spy? Italian movie actor and stuntman Bruno Verdirosi, who masterminded and executed stunts on James Bond’s Quantum of Solace, has launched an outdoor gym. Prices vary. Open daily, class times vary.
Fancy dangling in the air, refreshment in hand? The Flying Cup Dubai at The Beach allows you to enjoy a beverage while being suspended 40 metres in the air. Just don’t drop that capuccino. www.flyingcup.ae.
This iftar is made for all the speedsters out there, as the package includes a few laps around the karting track as well as a special buffet, featuring traditional mezze and mixed grills. From Dhs412 (karting and buffet).
If you’re after a trip to the cinema with the ladies, Novo Cinemas has a treat for you. Taking place in the premium screens, the cinema has a new deal that includes Dhs52.50 back on the cost of a Dhs150 cinema ticket, all to spend on the cinema’s revamped à la carte menu.