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 Hip-Hop Festival
It's Sole DXB weekend, the annual hip-hop festival where culture, creativity, and cool converge in a whirlwind of music, fashion, and urban vibes. From December 8th to 10th, Sole DXB promises an unforgettable journey through the realms of hip-hop, streetwear, and contemporary art. We've got your back with an exclusive guide to navigate this cultural extravaganza. Check out our dedicated Sole DXB guide for the insider scoop on all the must-see moments. You're welcome.
The Deep Dive
Make a splash for ocean and human health at 'Paddle Out for COP28,' happening on Sunday, December 10th, at JA The Resort, Jebel Ali, from 7 AM to 11:30 AM. This event symbolizes the unity of surfers, paddleboarders, divers, and ocean stewards during COP28. Participants will form a 2km circle in the sea, paying homage to the ocean and setting intentions for a sustainable future. Bring your paddle vessels and join in at the Climate Club’s Climate Café for impactful conversations. Here, you'll be reflecting on COP28's developments and transforming concerns into concrete actions.
The Bookish Festival
Discover unique book-themed gifts at the three-day Bookish Winter Shopping Festival, hosted by Bookends at Dubai Digital Park from December 8th to 10th. This event, organized by the Dubai-based pre-loved bookstore, features book-related merchandise, special bundles, and one-of-a-kind creations by local artisans. Explore a range of items including bookmarks, canvases inspired by bookish quotes, and stationery, all wrapped in Bookends' signature sustainable style.
The Vibey Sunday Brunch
COYA Music is set to make waves at Surf Club on Sunday, December 10th, with its unique blend of beach-friendly electronic vibes. This event promises an evening of pure joy under the stars, offering an immersive experience at the beach during Sunday Brunch from 1 PM to 5 PM. It's the ideal mix of music and seaside ambiance, where the rhythm of the beats meets the serenity of the waves, creating lasting memories.
The Festive Market
The Ripe Festive Market brings the festive spirit to Academy Park until December 31st, 2023. Visitors can indulge in Christmas cheer, discover unique gifts, enjoy delicious treats, and participate in family-friendly activities. The event features highlights such as a visit from Deliveroo's Teal Santa, Al Tayer Motors, and Ford's Fun Zone, offering complimentary activities for all ages and opportunities to test-drive the latest family-friendly rides. Each weekend in December, the Ripe Market will host live music, provide delectable food, and offer a platform to support small businesses amidst a festive atmosphere.