The city is back in action after the summer, with the kids back to school and the peak of heat slowing down; some fantastic things are coming up in September in Dubai 2023.
There are many things to do, from incredible dining deals to new venues and live shows. Whether you want to shop, sip or eat some great food, here's a list of everything you need to know:
1. Dubai Parks and Resort - Summer pass
'Coolest Summer Pass' Dubai Parks and Resorts is running a summer deal for just Dhs499 per person. You'll get unlimited access to Motiongate Dubai, The Green Planet, Roxy Cinemas, Neon Galaxy and Arcade by Hub Zero. Ps: You also get unlimited fizzy drinks & a 10% discount!
Valid until September 30th
2. Peppa Pig is in Town!
For the first time, Peppa and the gang are setting off to Dubai to perform for two days this month. Calling all kids and show lovers not to miss this one!
Sat Sep 16, 10.30am - 2pm & 5.30pm
Sun Sep 17, 11am 2.30- pm
Coca-Cola Arena, City Walk
3. Spa day at Ciel Spa SLS Dubai
On Wednesday, unwind with the perfect spa day with Ciel Spa's 60-minute massage and access the spa's state-of-the-art facilities and a rooftop pool on the 75th floor.
Every Wed until September 30th
4. Boybands A1 & 911 are coming to Town!
A1 and 911 will perform as part of the Throwback Boyband event. A1 had numerous top 10 hits, including Caught in the Middle, while their cover of A-Ha'sTake on Me is arguably their most famous. 911 also enjoyed several top 10 hits, noting success with four albums between '97 and '99.
Fri September 22nd
The Agenda, Media City
5. Yoga Underwater
Practice your flow underwater at Atlantis The Palm this month in the Lost Chambers Aquarium. Open to all, classes occur every Saturday and Sunday between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. Talk about peace in all corners!
Sat &Sun, 8 am - 9 am
Atlantis The Palm
1. The Mansion - party in the 20's
Oh, what a time the roaring 20s were. If you're hunting for a one-stop destination with young, rich vibes to dance the night away, The Mansion is the place to be. And for the ladies, Wednesdays has a Bad & Bougie Ladies' Night while sipping complimentary drinks from 9 p.m. to midnight.
9 p.m. onwards.
FIVE Jumeirah Village
2. Party at a Barbiecore Friday brunch
Calling all Barbies & Kens! Accents Restaurant in the InterContinental Dubai Marina is hosting a Barbie-themed Friday night brunch. House beverages, a lot of food and more... Partygoers are invited to dress up in their best pink garms for the occasion.
Dhs200 - Dhs295 - Dhs335
Friiday - September 8th & 15, 8 p.m.- 11 p.m.
Accents Restaurant, InterContinental Dubai Marina.
3. Get lost in Swan Lake
The story pivots on the prima ballerina who plays Odette (the good swan) and Odile (the evil swan). Tchaikovsky's classic ballet will be performed by the Hungarian National Ballet, capturing audiences in every way.
Fri Sep 8- Sun Sep 10
Dubai Opera, Downtown Dubai
4. Punjabi vibes with Jay Sean, Manj Musik, Juggy and Raghav
A night of classic Punjabi and Indian hits with the 4 more iconic singers of the time! Hitmakers Jay Sean, Manj Musik, Juggy and Raghav are coming together for a concert in Dubai on Saturday, September 9th.
Sat Sep 9, 8 p.m.
Coca-Cola Arena, City Walk
5. After-work drinks at AGORA
There is a new place in Town... AGORA is an old-time luxe venue with world-renowned bartender Simone Caporale at the helm. The menu includes drinks that blend classic techniques with avant-garde elements, European-style platters, beef tartare, beetroot salad, and much more!
Tue-Thu 6 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Fri-Sun 6 p.m.-3 a.m.
Dubai Fountain Street, Downtown Dubai
6. Two-step at Garage Nation
Get ready to dance the night away! Garage Nation Dubai is back on September 16th. Whitley Ruchea, So Solid Twins, MC Ultra, and Masterstepz are on the lineup.
Sat Sep 16, 8 p.m. onwards.
P7 Arena, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City
7. Kapil Sharma is in Town to make you laugh!
Renowned Indian comedian, actor and television host Kapil Sharma is coming to Dubai for a night of laughter. A household name in India, he comes to the UAE fresh off the back of US and UK tours – so this Coca-Cola Arena set should be one to watch out for.
Sun September 25th, 6.30 pm
8. Laugh out loud to comedian Vir Das
Indian comedian and actor Vir Das has announced his new international Mind Fool tour, and he'll be in Dubai for the tour on Thursday, September 28th. The tour comes off the back of his Netflix comedy Unique, coming in as last year's second-best-selling act in India.
Ticket prices TBC
Thu September 28th
9. Laugh out LOUD with Joanne McNally
Joanne McNally will be coming to Dubai for an evening of ab-workout-inducing laughs. With several sold-out shows in Dublin, London & Hammersmith Eventim Apollo, she's ready to set the stage as part of her Prosesso Express world tour.
September 2nd - 8.30 pm
The Agenda, Media City
Fun in the sun
1. Get two months free when signing up for Cove Beach's annual membership
On Bluewaters Island, Cove Beach has launched an unmissable deal on its membership programme for those who sign up anytime in August and September. Members get 2 months free with different annual packages. Perks include discounts on food, complimentary sun beds and minimum spend reductions on cabanas.
Until Sat September 30th
2. Ibiza vibes at a vast beach festival
Ibiza Beach Festival Dubai returns to the sand on Saturday, September 30th. Mochakk is playing his UAE debut, with Stasi Sanlin, Jixo & Danz, Clint Maximus and Sug also on the line-up. Starting at noon and lasting until 1 a.m., it is expected to attract 5,000 ravers.
Sat September 30th, noon-1 am
Soul Beach, JA, the Resort
1. Sushi buffet at SOON Izakaya
You'll get an all-you-can-eat sushi, sashimi and more for two hours. Dreams do come true.
Dhs160 - Dhs260
Sun 6 p.m.-10 p.m.
2. Sunday roast at Jones The Grocer
The perfect weekend consists of an ideal Sunday roast. Jones The Grocer serves up roasts all day on Sundays from noon until closing.
3. Get a sushi platter and a bottle of grapes at Attiko
Swing by the rooftop lounge Attiko to see 180-degree panoramic views and dine on a sushi platter and bottle of grape this summer.
Mon-Thu 5 pm onwards.
4. All things cake & more!
It's cake hour! Shangri-La Dubai Lobby Lounge offers a 50 % discount on all cakes and pastries.
Daily 05:00 pm-midnight
5. See a classic film at Cinema Akil.
The Summer of Classics film festival at Cinema Akil is continuing throughout September. Curated by the expert cinephiles at Cinema Akil, you can see films from Lebanon, Senegal, France, India, the US, and Germany. Flicks on the show (at various times) include Hairspray, Thelma and Louise, Sans Soleil, The Doll and more. You can book a season ticket for all eight films for Dhs240.
Dhs56.50 (per film), Dhs240 (season ticket).
Various times, until Thu Sep 14.
Cinema Akil, Al Quoz
6. See Afrobeats star Davido.
Afrobeats star Davido is bringing his Timeless Tour to Dubai's Coca-Cola Arena this month. With music videos streamed over two billion times, Davido was featured to lead the 2022 World Cup soundtrack. Get ready to enjoy the sounds and culture of Africa.
Sat Sep 2, 8 pm.
So there you have it, so much to do, not enough time - but we will definitely try!
Check out the latest news and Updates at White & Co Real Estate.