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Find Fun This Weekend With Our Guide To Top Events In UAE

Looking to head out? Let us tell you, this weekend is packed with a line-up of epic events, parties and festivals. Check out our guide to the top events happening in the UAE.

FIA Rallycross

When: Thursday, 4th-Saturday, 6th April

Where: Yas Marina Circuit

About: For three days, Yas Marina Circuit will play host to a high octane season of full-throttle racing between rally cars capable of speeding faster than an F1 vehicle, literally. Apart from the rally and circuit racing, there’s off-track entertainment including the Adrenaline Zone, Food Truck festival & live music. Tickets are priced from Dhs 395.

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Young M.A live

When: Thursday, 4th April

Where: Mad On Yas

About: Fresh off her 27th birthday celebrations in Dubai, Young M.A is headed for superclub Mad On Yas for a live gig this Thursday. The Brooklyn-born rapper has been a mainstay in the rap game of late, delivering street-style bangers like “Praktice,” “PettyWap,” “Bake Freestyle,” “Car Confessions” and “Karma Krys.” For reservations, call 055 834 6262.

Felix Jaehn live

When: Thursday, 4th April  

Where: The Penthouse, Five Palm Jumeirah

About: When you hear the songs of Felix Jaehn, you’d likely think of melodic house. The 24-year old is no ordinary DJ from Hamburg’s DJ circuit, being one of the few Germans to have a number one hit on Billboard charts, after remixing Omi’s 2014 track, “Cheerleader.” His success on the charts followed with hits like “Ain’t Nobody,” “So Close,” “Book Of Love” and “Like A Riddle.” What’s more, there’s an evening brunch from 9 pm and a closing set by resident DJ NSI.


When: Friday, 5th April   

Where: Burj Park

About: There’s an emerging alternative music scene in the Arab world and Wasla is bringing a line-up of top Arab talents to perform this Friday. The line-up includes Cairokee, 47soul, Massar Egbari, Mashrou’ Leila and El Morabba performing genres across the board, like indie-rock, electro-pop, indie-jazz and much more. Tickets are priced from Dhs 195.

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Paradise party

When: Friday, 5th April   

Where: Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE  

About: One of the most sought after party brands in the world, Paradise is coming to Blue Marlin this Friday. The party promises one hell of a fun time, featuring sets by Alan Fitzpatrick, Richy Ahmed, Ida Engberg, Detlef and the label chief, Jamie Jones. Doors open early at 11 am until the wee hours of the night. There’s free entry before 1 pm, followed by Dhs 210 entry before 3 pm and Dhs 275 after 3 pm.

Wiz Khalifa live

When: Friday, 5th April   

Where: Drai’s DXB
About: One of the hottest rappers in the game right now, Wiz Khalifa is about to take the stage at Drai’s DXB this Friday. The North Dakota-born rapper shot to fame releasing chart-busting hip-hop bangers like “Black & Yellow,” “Young Wild & Free,” “We Own It,” “We Dem Boyz” and “Roll Up. For reservations, call 052 388 8857.

Migos live

When: Saturday, 6th April   

Where: Yas Marina Circuit  

About: New millennial rap artists Migos are set to light up Yas Marina’s post-WRX race with a high-energy performance, bringing all their big mainstream hits. The rap trio, formed by Quavo, Offset and Takeoff, burst on the scene in 2013 with their sensational hit, “Versace,” followed by a slew of club bangers like “Bad and Boujee,” “Stir Fry,” “Walk It Talk It,” “Fight Night” and “Get Right Witcha.” Tickets are priced from Dhs 395.