Still wondering what to do this weekend? There’s a lot you can do this weekend in Dubai, from watching movies, going to a concert, shopping or even just chilling at your favorite spot. Here’s a list of what’s happening in Dubai this weekend that you could be a part of.
Thinking about watching a movie this weekend? According to our sources, several movies are coming out in theatres in Dubai this weekend. Take your mind off the weekly stress and drudge and chill with a movie and some popcorn. You can choose between thrillers, adventure, mystery, action or the all-time favorite comedy. The most anticipated movie playing in theatres near you is
MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN
Tim Burton never ceases to disappoint. This unforgettable motion picture experience is based on the best-selling novel and is directed by Tim Burton. The movie revolves around Jake, who discovers clues to a mystery that spans alternate realities and times. He finds a secret refuge knows as Miss Peregrines’s home for peculiar children. As Jake learns more about the residents and their abilities, he realizes that safety is an illusion and that danger lurks in the form of powerful, hidden enemies. It is up to Jake to find out who is real, who can be trusted and who he really is. The movie has a brilliant cast and genius production and direction. The movie stars Eva Green, Samuel L. Jackson, Allison Janney and Judi Dench.
Other movie releases like “That Girl on the Train”, “The Matchbreaker” and “The Great Gilly Hopkins”are also highly anticipated in Dubai this week.
GITEX Shopper is the largest gathering of leading ITC retailers and suppliers in the region. This event is huge and has a lot of traction within and beyond the borders of the UAE. Visitors from all over the Middle East, North Africa, and the Indian Sub-Continent are attending the Event. This high-energy event attracts the biggest names in the retail sector with special releases and offers across the best in technology, entertainment and communication products. This annual event is home to exclusive deals and bundled offers not available anywhere else.
GITEX Shopper Event at Dubai World Trade Center.
The event is going on at the Dubai World trade Centre and ticket prices according to our sources are said to be AED 35 per head. The event ends on the 8th of October.
The music scene in Dubai is always buzzing with concerts, interviews, and festivals all over the Emirates. According to sources, this weekend James Morrison and Paul Van Dyk are performing in Dubai.
Brit award-winner James Morrison is expected to take the stage at the Dubai Opera on October 7th. The singer came into the spotlight in 2006 when he was just 21 with his first album titled “undiscovered” which was hugely successful. His first album debuted at #1 in the UK charts, and went on to become successful globally following the success of his smash hit single “you give me something”. His first three albums sold out 4.5 million copies and he has performed four world tours including sold-out shows at London.
Paul Van Dyk
German DJ Paul Van Dyk will perform at Zero Gravity- Dubai Marina bringing in the first One big Friday of this season. Also performing are 99 Souls and Dubvision. Entry is free before 6pm, after which entry per head will be Dhs 150. Get your dose of weekend fun and escape into a world of good music, food and drinks.