Photograph credit: Dubai Design District and UKG

Plan Your Weekend With Our Guide To Top Events In UAE This Weekend

There are, of course, a lot of events and cool things happening in the UAE, but if you haven’t made plans yet, we’ve got you covered with our roundup of the best events this weekend.

Middle East 4H

Where: Dubai Autodrome

When: Thursday, 7th February   

About: In a season that witnessed high-octane motorsport racing action among local and international racing talents, the Middle East 4H Dubai is back for another edition, with the race duration being four hours. The biggest highlight of this edition is they’re featuring the TCR Middle East & Bahrain Superbikes. Petrolheads can enjoy free access to the Grandstand and Race Paddock areas.

Photograph credit: Dubai Autodrome Circuit

Behrouz live

Where: Soho Garden

When: Thursday, 7th February   

About: As many can attest to, Behrouz isn’t your ordinary DJ. The San Francisco-based producer and dance music veteran made a name for himself incorporating sounds from various genres and experimenting with them testing boundaries for the last 20 years. He’s one of the most recognizable DJs on the circuit headlining sets across the party map of the world, from Brazil, NYC, Ibiza and Bangkok. For reservations, contact 052 3888 849.

UKG Brunch

Where: Industrial Avenue, The Westin Mina Seyahi

When: Friday, 8th February   

About: Returning back after a sold-out debut at the underground themed club, Industrial Avenue, the UKG brunch promises to reward partygoers with an afternoon of dancing and singing to old school Garage music, surrounded by rave posters on the wall and people dressed up in ‘90s style Moschino. The brunch serves bottomless food and beverages, including sumptuous fried chicken and desserts. Click here for tickets.

Photograph credit: UKG Brunch

Damian Lazarus & Salomé with Gia Sai live

Where: Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE
When: Friday, 8th February   

About: Among the legion of global superstars on the DJ circuit, Damian Lazarus is a mainstay. The Crosstown records boss and DJ found fame for his illuminating sets and mystical tunes, that makes him one of most contemporary DJs in the house and techno scene. He’ll be playing a live set with Parisian music devotee Salomé and DJ Gia Sai. For reservations, contact 056 113 3400 or email

Groove on the Grass

Where: Emirates Golf Club

When: Friday, 8th February   

About: Dubai is in the thick of the festival season and this month kicks off with the homegrown EDM festival, Groove in the Grass. For its season-opening, British electronic music duo Underworld will take the stage, alongside a lineup of local and regional talent. Limited tickets are available, from Dhs295-375, so you might want to get your tickets as early as you can.

Photograph credit: Groove on the Grass

Unplugged sessions

Where: Dubai Design District

When: Saturday, 9th February   

About: Starting this Saturday, Dubai Design District is hosting free-to-attend unplugged sessions throughout the month, featuring a lineup of homegrown rappers, DJs and singers. The session kicks off from 6 pm onwards. This Saturday’s lineup includes DJ Sonya, rapper Moh Flow, producer Bruno Fave and multi-award winning singer Danny Aridi.