Wondering where to celebrate your off day this Saturday? With Christmas drawing near and cities abuzz with festivities, you’re likely to plan head and gear up this weekend.Think no further! Here is a list of things to do and places to go to in the UAE for you to have a splendid time this holiday. Choose from these 10 events in UAE to make the most of your weekend.
Back by popular demand, Baby Bazaar is setting up camp at BurJuman today for all things baby. Find all your baby needs under one roof. The perfect opportunity for parents and parents-to-be to buy and sell pre-loved children’s items and maternity wear.
For details, 04 352 0222
From farm-to-table fruits and vegetables to freshly baked goods, vegan treats and preserves, discover fresh foods and a ton of family-friendly entertainment at the vibrant outdoor destination.
At Business Bay from 7am-1pm
For details, 04 886 6113
Al Seef Festival
Street musicians and magicians will entertain visitors today with surprise acts across Al Seef’s retail and dining outlets and the Farm Petting Zoo at the carnival will allow children and adults to interact with friendly animals! Here’s to a fun family Saturday!
For details, 800 637227
Beneath the Rubble
Beauty, war and internal conflict unravel in Thaier Helal’s abstract mixed media display, ‘Beneath the Rubble’. The Syrian-born artist’s exhibition explores the tragedy in his home country.
Alserkal Avenue – 7- 9pm
For details, 050 556 9797
Kick off the Christmas countdown with the family concert of carols and much-loved classics performed by The London Concert Orchestra Show Band and Capital Voices Choir!
At Dubai Opera – 2pm-7pm
For details, 04 440 8888
To mark the season opening, The Beach will host a vibrant 20-minute Christmas parade, featuring Santa Clause and dancers in festive costumes. Join the fun and be part of the Christmas festivities.
At The Beach – 5-9 pm
Travel back in time to the 70s, 80s and 90s with live performances of top hits from the yesteryears, old-school hip-hop dancers, retro stilt walkers, Michael Jackson lookalikes and a classic Elvis Presley tribute act at the WOW JBR program.
For details, 04 390 0091
Musical at Global
Join Globo and his gang as they travel to the circus. Sing along with the gang as they help solve another tricky problem with the help of Mr. Edwardo Elephant, Leopold the lion and Klitchko the Kangaroo.
At Main Stage, 5pm
For details, 04 362 4114
In Too Late to Die Young democracy comes back to Chile in 1990. In an isolated community, Sofía, Lucas and Clara, face their first loves and fears, while preparing for NYE. They may live far from the dangers of the city, but not from those of nature.
At Cinema Akil, 7pm