There’s a foreboding zombie apocalypse coming to the shores of Atlantis The Palm, and with it also comes Halloween-themed brunches and a family-friendly barbecue night. Don’t worry, no actual zombies, Dubai dwellers.
The five-star resort on Palm Jumeirah has revealed a ‘spooktacular schedule of events’ for Halloween weekend, including an all-out zombie-themed party with international DJ Chuckie on the decks, ‘freak-fest’ brunches at Saffron and Bread Street Kitchen & Bar, and more.
Check out what terrifying experience you’re up for below, and for more frightening(ly) good experiences, see what dine in the dark experience Noire is up to this October.
‘Zombie Halloween Party’ at Atlantis The Palm
On Halloween night, a horde of zombies are set to party the night away at the resort’s ‘biggest Halloween party yet’. Guess what? You’re one of the zombies. Taking place on a custom-built deck on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, expect to bust a move with tunes from world-renowned DJ Chuckie headlining the celebration, along with David de Luca and local DJs on the decks. Be sure to look as zombie-fied as possible, as best dressed zombie is up for some big prizes. Better yet, ladies will get free entry to the event before, with early-bird tickets from everyone else priced from Dhs100.
From Dhs100 (early bird tickets), Dhs150 (at the door), free entry (ladies before 9pm). Thu Oct 31, 7pm-3am. Tickets available at www.dubai.platinumlist.net.
Halloween family brunch at Bread Street Kitchen & Bar
A terrifying family-friendly brunch filled with frights and bites is taking place at Gordon Ramsay’s iconic restaurant on Friday November 1. Families are expected to dress up in their spookiest outfit, as the best dressed table will win a brunch free of charge. To keep the little ones occupied, there’s a special themed masterclass and an array of treats to tuck into.
Dhs355 (house beverages), Dhs105 (kids aged four-11). Fri Nov 1, 12.30pm-4pm.
Halloween brunch at Saffron
Apparently, this brunch isn’t for the faint-hearted, but that’s what makes it more thrilling, eh? Prepare for the ‘ultimate freak-fest’ at Saffron’s party brunch on Friday November 1. Expect a zombie-themed bar and décor, along with 220 dishes to feast on. The resident DJ will be spinning the spookiest tunes and the best male, female and group costumes will win free brunches.
Dhs535 (house beverages, ages 21 above). Fri Nov 1, 12.30pm-4pm.
‘Halloween BBQ Night’ at The Edge
Little monsters of all ages (and their families), prepare to feast on a specially-themed barbecue night meats and seafood, sides and salads, and an array of desserts. The Edge will be featuring a live band throughout the evening as well as a special kids’ play area with a bouncy castle.
Dhs250 (house beverages), Dhs125 (kids aged four-11), free (kids below four). Thu Oct 31, 7pm-10pm.
Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.atlantisthepalm.com (04 426 1166).