Shooting and Developing Film Workshop
If you are nostalgic for the old days when photos were taken with cameras and not phones, then why not take a master in the basics of shooting and developing film the old fashioned way, in this hands-on practical workshop? Test out your skills and take some stunning shots, before learning how to properly develop your photos.
Date: September 5th
Cost: AED 800
Feel cultured at the L’Atlante showing
If you would prefer watching films rather than making them, why not treat yourself to some classic French cinema and go to see a screening of the iconic film L’atlante. Described as being one of the greatest movies of all time, this masterpiece tells a story of love and hope onboard a canal barge. If you cannot speak French then do not worry, the film will have English subtitles so everyone can enjoy this film. The movie is being shown in the independent arthouse cinema, Cinema Akil for just a few days.
Date: September 1-3rd
Cost: AED 56
Be amazed by mentalist and illusionist Wayne Hoffman
This multi-award winning performer who has been recognised as one of the top mentalists in the world, is set to wow UAE audiences this month. Whilst many big venues are still closed due to the current coronavirus pandemic, that is not to stop Wayne Hoffman from performing. This amazing show will be shown virtually on Zoom. That means you can get to watch a spectacular performance from the comfort of your own home!
Date: September 24th
Cost: AED 30
Have a laugh at the ‘Infected with happiness’ tour
Forget about all your worries for a night and be prepared to laugh your socks off! This live stand-up comedy show show features three internationally renowned comedians, Stephen Carlin, Pierre Hollins, and Sally Anne-Hayward. These three comedians will make sure that you will have an exceptionally fun night to remember.
Date: 17-25th September
Cost AED 160
Get design tips at the Dubai Home Festival
Are you thinking of adding a bit more wow and pizazz to your home? Then Dubai Home Festival is a must-go! Visitors can explore different collections of home furnishings, take inspiration from the different designs and decors on display, and get updated on all the latest interior design trends. Featuring great workshops, events and competitions, there is lots going on here.
Date: 24th September –10th October
Put your bravery to the test at the Dubai Ice Warrior Challenge
Are you ready to brave the Ice Warrior ChallengeIce Warrior Challenge and fight the tough and chilly assault course at Ski Dubai? Fight through sub-zero temperatures and 24 freezing obstacles including monkey bars, tyre runs and net crawls, in order to claim your victory. This challenge is open to 16-60 year olds, who can choose between three categories; elite, fun, and women only. All proceeds from the race go to a charity for disadvantaged children.
Date: 25 September
Cost: from AED315
Feel the adrenaline at Dubai Women’s Cycling Challenge
Calling all ladies to sign up for this exhilarating event. Whether you are an expert cyclist, or just a beginner, this fun race takes riders through the stunning scenery of Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve. Cyclists can choose between 20km, 50k and 70km distances. Keep your eye out and you might get to catch a glimpse of some Arabian Oryx.
Date: 25th September
Cost: from AED145
Have a royal challenge at the King & Queen Swim
Start this Friday off with a refreshing dip with this fun Race and swim in the beautiful waters of the Arabian Gulf right off The Palm. Open to all ages and abilities, this latest aquatic race takes place at The Pointe. If you swim fast enough, you might get to be crowned King or Queen of The Pointe!
Date: 25th September