WKND brings you stuff that has everyone all agog with excitement
With the weather slowly becoming more bearable, Boxpark is calling all artists to their funky streets for an evening of digital graffiti and canvas painting. They're calling it the Street Art Festival. Spend a minimum of Dh100 at the creative corner so your children aged between 4 and 10 can try out the cool ceramic and roller canvas painting styles. So head on down and flick your paint brush from 5pm to 10pm on the weekends till November 9. For more information, check out www.boxpark.ae.
Head For The Hills
Abu Dhabi's pop up shop, The Shopping Soiree, is coming to Dubai on November 3 at the Hillhouse Brasserie at Dubai Hills Golf Club. Check out a great selection of local independent brands by 'ladypreneurs' for free. Brands you're likely to see include Gissing Designs, 2Birds and Alana Bree. The best part? Food and beverages are 20 per cent off for those at Hillhouse Brasserie. To find out more, visit www.facebook.com/ShoppingSoiree.
To market, to market
Pop on down to Zabeel Park for a flea market on November 2 from 8am to 3pm. Is fall-cleaning a thing? It must be. A flee market is the perfect place to buy pre-loved items for half their price while also booking a table to make some money from your own second-hand products. You'll be sure to find household items, clothes, accessories, books and much more. Entrance costs just Dh6. To find out more or to book a stand, visit www.dubai-fleamarket.com.
Let's talk about Fight Club
Mixed martial arts and music come together is this great marriage at the PaRUS Fight Championship on November 3. Expect live entertainment in the form of rock ballads and complementary duels from fighters hailing from Brazil, UAE, Russia, UK and more. Heavyweight striker Sergei Kharitonov will also be making an appearance. Doors open at 7pm at the Events Arena, Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Ticket prices start at Dh195. To learn more, visit www.parusfest.com/en.
Vrunch with a Bunch
Calling all vegans! The Daily at Rove Healthcare City is hosting an Asian vegan brunch for AED99 on November 2 from 11.30am to 3.30pm. Items on the menu, from Dubai Chef Zendy Marsam, include Pomelo Salad with Roasted Coconut, Tofu Larb with Toasted Rice Powder, Pandan Layer Cake and more. Grab your friends and family to enjoy a late Saturday morning. RSVP in advance at 04-5619200.
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