Enjoy A Movie Night Under The Stars With Glamorous Views Of The Burj Khalifa And The Downtown Skyline At Sofitel Dubai Downtown

Want to have a movie night enriched with Dubai city glamour this winter? Sofitel Dubai Downtown has something special for you. Embrace the cooler evenings with ‘Movie Night Under the Stars’. Take your seat and admire the stunning 360 views of the Burj Khalifa and the sparkling Dubai skyline as your breathtaking backdrop. Get comfy, bring your friends, and observe the iconic heartwarming 90s classic, “Forrest Gump”, in the outdoor lounge on Thursday, 16th November from 7 PM onwards. This splendid cinematic soirée is priced at just AED 75 per person (fully redeemable towards F&B). Want to enhance your experience […]

Dubai Ride

After many successful outings where over 20,000 cyclists made their way through the heart of the city, Dubai Ride is gearing up for another action-packed edition on 12 November. Join the fun and get your day’s workout done early at this all-ages community sporting meet, which is a part of the Dubai Fitness Challenge. Choose the family-friendly 4km route around Downtown Dubai and ride past the towering Burj Khalifa, or opt for the 14km challenge and pedal on Sheikh Zayed Road, taking in the city’s most iconic buildings. SUN, 12 NOVEMBER 202305:00 – 07:45

Mai Dubai City Half Marathon

If a run is only as good as its views, here’s a race to spoil you with picturesque sights. Sprint through one of the world’s most photographed neighborhoods, Downtown Dubai, during the Mai Dubai City Half Marathon on 29 October. The route starts at the Gate Building at Dubai International Financial Centre and follows a path lined with local landmarks such as the Burj Khalifa, Emirates Towers and Museum of the Future. Cover a distance of 21km for the half marathon or choose to run the 5km or 10km circuit, depending on your ability. The highly-anticipated event is open to everyone, […]

Dubai Women’s Triathlon 2023

The Dubai Women’s Triathlon, the first female-only competition of its kind in the region, is back for its sixth edition. Explore some of the city’s iconic destinations as you swim through the Arabian Gulf, run along Dubai Canal and cycle past Jumeirah Beach Residences on 22 October. Pick from one of three courses, each designed to accommodate athletes of different levels. The Super Sprint course consists of a 400m swim, 10km cycle route and a 2.5km run while the Sprint course features a 750m swim, 20km of cycling and a 5km run. The most challenging of the three is the Olympic standard course, […]

DP World Women’s Cycling Challenge 2023

The latest edition of DP World Women’s Cycling Challenge, one of the emirate’s biggest bike events, is set to take place on 7 October from the Al Qudra Cycle Track to the Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve. Choose from either the 40km course or the more challenging 70km distance, with checkpoints every 10km to offer assistance or refreshments.  Suitable for women of all cycling abilities, from novice riders to seasoned athletes, it’s both a fun and competitive race that gives participants a chance to admire the desert scenery around them. Every cyclist who crosses the finish line will receive a medal, while […]


Challenge yourself by signing up for the first HYROX competition in Dubai. Taking place on 2 September at the Dubai World Trade Centre, this meet combines running and functional workouts for athletes of different abilities. The contest includes eight exercises starting from skiers to sled pushing to burpees, rowing and wall balls. You’ll be up against 4,000 other fitness enthusiasts looking to push their limits so gear up to beat your personal goals and break world records at this athletic meet. Register today. SAT, 2 SEPTEMBER 20238:00Dubai World Trade Centre Tickets from AED 198 – AED 400

Trevor Noah live

His stint as the host of the world-famous The Daily Show made him a household name, and now the multi-talented South African sensation Trevor Noah is making his way to the Coca-Cola Arena for a night of unlimited chuckles during his Off The Record tour. Secure your seats to watch him live on 3 October. From hosting the Grammy Awards for three consecutive years to winning numerous accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award and being named one of the hundred most influential people in the world by TIME Magazine, Noah has done it all. His work on TV and in films as a comedian, writer and actor has […]

Beat the Heat 2023: A Summer of Music in Dubai

The heat is on in Dubai, but there’s a way to beat it. Beat the Heat is a series of indoor concerts that are taking place throughout July and August. The concerts feature some of the biggest names in Arab music, and they are a great way to stay cool and have fun during the summer months. The concerts are being held at The Agenda, a venue located in Dubai Media City. The Agenda is a state-of-the-art venue with a capacity of 2,000 people. It is the perfect place to see a concert, as the sound and lighting are top-notch. […]

Dubai Sports World

Dubai Sports World (DSW) is a seasonal indoor sports complex in Dubai. It offers a variety of sports and fitness activities for all ages and skill levels and is the largest and longest-running indoor summer sports festival in Dubai. It is open from June 2023 to September 2023.DSW is situated at the Dubai World Trade Center and is open from June to September each year. Over 50 floodlit courts for sports like football, basketball, volleyball, tennis, badminton, pickleball, cricket, and padel are available at the facility. Numerous gyms also provide classes in HIIT, martial arts, yoga, running, Zumba, and circuit […]

Water Sports in Dubai

Dubai is a water sports paradise, with clear blue waters and plenty of opportunities to get your adrenaline pumping. From jet skiing and parasailing to kitesurfing and scuba diving, there’s something for everyone in Dubai. Whether you’re a seasoned water sports enthusiast or a complete beginner, Dubai is the perfect place to try something new. With its warm weather and year-round sunshine, you can enjoy water sports in Dubai any time of year. In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the most popular water sports in Dubai, as well as some of the best places to enjoy […]

Hot Air Balloon rides

Hot air balloon rides in Dubai are a popular tourist activity that offer stunning views of the city’s skyline and desert landscape. The rides typically take place in the early morning, so you can catch the sunrise over the city. There are many different hot air balloon companies in Dubai, so you can choose one that fits your budget and preferences. Some companies offer sunrise rides, while others offer sunset rides. Some companies also offer packages that include a post-flight breakfast or brunch. If you’re looking for a unique and unforgettable way to see Dubai, then a hot air balloon […]

Scuba diving

Scuba diving in Dubai is a popular activity for both experienced divers and beginners. The clear waters off the coast of Dubai offer stunning visibility, making it a great place to see a variety of marine life, including sharks, rays, and colorful fish. There are also several artificial reefs in Dubai, which are popular diving spots. Here is a list of some places and diving centers you can visit for scuba diving. The Lost Chambers Aquarium You can experience the wonderful lost city of Atlantis in the Lost Chambers Aquarium, whether you are an experienced diver or a newbie. Click here […]

5 Football Stadiums You Must Visit In Dubai

Image by viarprodesign on Freepik Recent years have witnessed a global football trend in the Gulf countries. After Qatar hosted the 2022 World Cup, and the Club World Cup in the UAE for the years 2017, 2018, and 2021, the Arab masses are still waiting for the establishment of many international football competitions. These tournaments are also accompanied by major football betting events and mass events that attract football fans around the world. The Gulf countries, most notably Dubai, which is a global economic center, host one of the most prominent football stadiums that everyone visits, and that would host major […]