It's the weekend, and we're here to save you from the clutches of indecision by giving you all the best events happening around the city. You're welcome.
The Fundraiser with Wings
It's a gathering of hearts at the Wings for Gaza event this Sunday. Head to A1 Space, Alserkal Avenue from 11am to 6pm to immerse yourself in all things Palestine featuring children's activities, a silent auction of art, and a vibrant market to raise funds and awareness for the children of Gaza.
The Holistic Sessions
From December 14th to 23rd, Justin Andries invites you to experience private energy reading sessions and guided group meditations dedicated to holistic well-being at The Spa at Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental, Abu Dhabi. Utilizing his intuitive mastery, Justin facilitates transformative change and encourages individuals to embrace their fullest potential. Delve into self-discovery with divine 'Energy Reading' sessions; explore the markers of your existence with 'Birth Chart Readings,' aimed at releasing inner limitations and propelling ambitions forward; or join the 'Group Meditation' workshops led by Justin for a serene outlook on life and stress relief through deep breathing and visualization techniques.
The Mindful Market
This weekend, Kave opens its doors for its last market of the year. The space that has hosted our community through a year of change and unity is ending 2023 with two days of activities reflecting on compassion, community, and the powerful unity we've fostered.
The Retro Rendezvous
This Friday, Lebanese collectives Retrogroove and Somewhere team up with Egyptian music giant Nacelle and entertainment group Loop for a night of nostalgic beats at Monkey Bar, 25Hours Hotel. Regional musical talents from across the MENA scene — think Egypt's Misty and Aly Goede, plus Bahrain's DJ Daddybisht — are coming together to craft an evening of unforgettable rhythms.
The Marathon, Not the Sprint
On Saturday, lace up for the fifth edition of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon, a true festival of fitness and community spirit. Even if you're not running, take a day trip to Abu Dhabi and join the throng of supporters to cheer on the participants in this exhilarating event.
The Movie Night
The wait is over; the Wonka release date is finally here. Directed by Paul King, Wonka is a highly anticipated 2023 musical fantasy film. Starring acclaimed actors Timothée Chalamet and Hugh Grant, the movie is set to enchant audiences in UAE cinemas starting December 14th.
The Food Festival
Indulge in a culinary symphony at Meats & Mountains – a feast that goes beyond the palate, combining slow-cooked brisket with breathtaking views. Join the adventure this Saturday, December 16th, for more BBQ delights and open-fire cooking at Hafit Desert Park Bora Eco Retreat.