All the best things to do in Dubai this week (22-26 July)

Anantara World Islands Dubai Resorts View

You are never short of amazing things to do in Dubai every week


From exquisite staycay options to the city’s numerous happy hours, there are always exciting things to do in Dubai.

You are never short of things to do in Dubai, and this week is no different.

Are you an avid dancefloor regular or a yoga fanatic? If so, this week’s selection of things to do in Dubai has you covered, and more.




Staycay at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort

All summer, Dubai

Anantara The Palm Dubai Staycation Offers

If you are looking to chill out this summer then the Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort invites you to stay cool with its stunning 30-degree lagoons. Nestled along a palm-fringed coastline, the resort boasts three sprawling temperature-controlled lagoons, accessible 24/7 and perfect for a refreshing dip, especially for guests booked in Premier or Deluxe lagoon access rooms. This is the perfect escape during the summer season!

For bookings, call 04 567 8999


Emirates Literature Foundation (ELF)

23 July, Dubai

Namal Siddiqui For Emirates Literature Foundation

Join Namal Siddiqui of the Emirates Literature Foundation (ELF) for a captivating performance like no other! This special event, themed ‘Passages’, is part of the Emirates Literature Foundation’s Community Events series. Get involved!


Anantara World Islands Dubai Resorts View

All summer, Dubai

Anantara World Islands Dubai Resorts View

This summer, make all your dreams come true as Anantara World Islands Dubai Resort invites you to enjoy unparalleled tranquility and idyllic opulence with a weekday escape package on the World Islands. Nestled just moments away from the city, this premier resort offers an exclusive escape that combines serene island living with grand amenities, all just a 30-minute boat ride from Jumeirah 4 Port.

For bookings, call 04 567 8777


The H Dubai’s Exclusive Silent Yoga Event

24 July, The Gallery Café

Silent Yoga At The H Hotel Dubai For Self Care Day This July 23

If you are looking to detach from the trials and tribulations of regular life then Silent Yoga might be your thing. This is more than just a workout; it’s a journey into mindfulness and relaxation. Participants will be provided with headphones, allowing them to fully immerse themselves in the serene environment without any distractions.


Happy Hours and Sundowners

All week, various location

2 Ladies At The Best Happy Hour In Dubai At The Huddle

Dubai’s vibrant social scene offers a range of enticing happy hour and sundowner options, perfect for unwinding after a busy day. Happy hour in Dubai features fantastic deals on drinks and appetisers at chic bars and elegant lounges, allowing you to enjoy premium beverages at reduced prices.


The Smash Room

All week, various locations

The Smash Mobile Now Available In Abu Dhabi, Dubai And Sharjah

A first of its kind in the region, The Smash Mobile is the perfect bonding activity for friends, families and even teams at work. Experience the therapeutic release of smashing items straight to every guest’s doorstep, offering a fresh twist to on-the-go stress relief and entertainment. Have a smashing time everyone!


Kerala Food Festival

Until 31 July, President Hotel Al Karama, Dubai

A Lady Grabbing One Of The Delicious Food To Be Expected At Kerala Food Festival At Kovalam Dubai

The Kerala Food Festival in Dubai celebrates the rich culinary heritage of Kerala, India. Featuring an array of traditional dishes like Kerala Sadya, appams, and spicy curries, the festival offers a vibrant culinary experience. With colourful decor and live performances, it’s a feast for both the palate and senses.


Dubai Summer Surprises

All week, various locations

Modesh And Dana For Dubai Summer Surprises

This summer Dubai transforms into a vibrant hub of excitement and luxury with Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS) from 28 June to 1 September. The city’s streets, malls, and entertainment venues will come alive with world-class shopping, incredible offers, and culinary delights, ensuring a memorable season for residents and visitors alike.


Night-time Beaches

All summer, various location

Jumeirah Beach For Night Time Swimming In Dubai

Summer just got cooler with the opening of three new beaches for night swimming along the Jumeirah coastline in Dubai. Now, you can take a refreshing dip under the stars at Jumeirah 2, Jumeirah 3, and Umm Suqeim 1—completely free of charge! Imagine swimming in the warm, illuminated waters with the city lights sparkling in the distance. Dive in!


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