24 exciting things to do during Eid weekend in UAEJune 15, 2018
Struggling to come up with ideas as to where to celebrate this Eid? Fear not! We have put together a list of things to do and places to go to in the UAE for you to have a splendid time this holiday. Here’s how to make the most of your Eid Al Fitr weekend.
Firework extravaganza at Dubai festival city
It’s Eid, and you just can’t miss out on the spectacular fireworks display that’s taking place at the Dubai Festival City this weekend. Besides the incredible firework show, visitors will get a chance to experience The Walking Box entertainment. Visitors can also be a part of the Wishing Well initiative where for every greeting, Dhs1 will be donated to charity. So, come down to DFC and be a part of something big!
La Perle returns!
The popular La Perle is back, and it’s better than ever before! The show features 65 artists and showcases skillful acts by actors and acrobats who perform a variety of aquatic and aerial stunts. La Perle is also offering a 40% discount all through the Eid weekend. So what are you waiting for? Head for the show with family and friends.
24 HRS @ Yas
Mark June 15 on your calendars because Yas Island has something special for Eid! Spend all day on the rides at Ferrari World and explore the night market. Kids can indulge in the carnival games at Yas Marina. Don’t miss out on the fireworks at 9pm, which will be the main event. There are many other activities too!
It’s Show Time!
Are you someone who binge watches hundreds of videos of The Voice Kids? Head down to Marina Mall Abu Dhabi on June 15-16 and watch the talented finalists of The Voice Kids Arabia sing live, along with a Meet and Greet on June 16. Tickets priced at Dhs20 and Dhs40. There will be freestanding options too.
Rock ‘N’ Baga
Bistrot Bagatelle wants you to join their special edition of Rock ‘N’ Baga where they will be playing 80s and 90s hits throughout the night. The musical night will take place on June 15-16. Take the time to bless your taste buds with some French dishes by chef Timothy Newton. Sway to the music from 8pm till 2am!
The Hilton Abu Dhabi invites you to indulge in a range of delicious Arabian specialties at their star restaurant La Terrazza this Eid. The lunch is priced at Dhs185 with unlimited soft drinks and Dhs250 with selected house beverages. So, if you’re thinking of doing something fancy during the weekend, you know where to go!
Urban Circus at the BoxPark
This Eid, BoxPark will be hosting dance and musical elements to engage audiences. Expect to be entertained by jugglers, skateboarders, parkour and rollerskate artists, breakdancers and other street performers. The parkour acts will start at 5:30pm and the saxophone show starts at 6pm.
Explore the Magic of Disney!
Celebrate with your favourite Disney characters as Ibn Battuta Mall brings them to life this Eid! They will star in live performances in the China Court at 5pm, 6pm and 7:45pm on selected dates from the first day of Eid Al Fitr until August 4. There is also a chance to win an Audi A4 and other exciting prizes as part of DSS!
Watch out for some unusual sights at Dubai’s retail destinations throughout the Eid Al Fitr holidays from today till June 17. Be captivated by the giant walkable keyboard in Deira City Centre, or be amazed by the stilt-walking ballerinas in City Centre Mirdif. The Outlet Village, Ibn Battuta and Dragon Mart 2 will be presenting a wearable art show whereas Mall of the Emirates and Dubai Festival City will have a silent clown in a moving box waiting to greet you. Exciting things await so get to these places!
Zero Gravity has some delectable treats lined-up for their Eid Brunch, running from June 15-17. The brunch takes place from 12-5pm each day and offers unlimited food and drink. Cost is Dhs249 for girls and Dhs299 for guys. Also get ready to party all night as the DJs turn up the music till the sun rises. You can also relax on the beach or go for a swim in the pool. The World Cup will also be shown live all day!
Cascade Dining Abu Dhabi will be having an amazing lineup of live performances and free activities during the Eid holidays! Shopaholics can spend the day at Yas Mall’s ’24 Hours Mega Sale’ while children can enjoy interacting with their favourite cartoon characters. Head on down to Cascade Dining and make it an Eid to remember!