Spin class at the Louvre Abu Dhabi


This World Mental Health Day, Louvre Abu Dhabi is encouraging you to be more conscious of your mind and body. Come get your blood pumping and release those endorphins, at the ‘Ride & Art: Spinning classes under the dome’ run by MOTION. For everyone over 16, the class on October 9 is priced at Dh180 for 45 minutes with music in the background. A mixed class will take place from 6pm to 7pm and a ladies only class which is held under the Dome in open view will occur from 8pm to 9pm. and parking will be at North gate (not the main entrance). It is also advised that participants arrive at least 15 minutes before their session as there will be some waiting time at the security check.

Book your tickets now at louvreabudhabi.ae.

Photo exhibition

Pia Torelli

If you’re a fellow photography enthusiast who’s passionate about environmental issues, the ‘Nick Brandt: The Day May Break exhibition’ is for you. Nick Brandt, an English photographer is holding an exhibition for works he photographed while in Zimbabwe and Kenya in late 2020. The photographs portray the very real and fast approaching threat which is climate change and its destructive effect on people, animals as well as the environment. Right from people being displaced by natural disasters to habitat destruction Nick captures it all in his series. You could take a trip down to the Custot Gallery, Warehouse 84 at Alserkal Avenue in Dubai, where the exhibition is being held till November 15.

Neha Kakkar at Coca-Cola arena

Neha Kakkar

Enjoy Bollywood music and still haven’t made plans for tonight? Spend your Friday watching award-winning singer live at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. Neha Kakkar, former Indian Idol participant will be performing some of her hit songs today, at 8.30pm. Join in on the fun and enjoy a night filled with some of her classics like Maahi Ve. Stebin Ben, an Indian playback singer too will be the opening act of the show so don’t miss out the amazing opportunity. The ticket prices start at Dh350. For more information and to book tickets visit: coca-cola-arena.etixdubai.com.

Play: Alice in Wonderland

Why not give the play Alice in Wonderland on the QE2 a chance this October. Watch Alice as she realises her destiny alongside memorable characters like the Mad Hatter aboard the luxurious docked liner. The two-hour shows are at 10am and 3pm on October 8 and at 11am and 3pm on October 9. Ticket prices start at Dh96. More info: theatrebyqe2.com/allshows.

Expo Beats

Immerse yourself in the culture and diverse music at the Jubilee Stage. The ‘Expo Beats’ is a live monthly festival which hosts a number of performers bring their culture, music and dance to the stage. There are several genres of music you can experience right from the ‘Island beats’ to ‘Tribal Beats’ from across the world. On October 8 and 9 from 4pm onwards ‘World Beats’ is set to go ahead and is sure to have you swaying to the music.

Global Village

Global Village is back and with a bang. The place where cultures meet and a where the hub of diversity in Dubai has been long standing is offering you a plethora of pavilions and Instagramable spots, dining areas, a carnival and shows. From October 26, you can have access to several live shows with spectacular line-ups for guests of all ages. Book a ticket online for Dh15 per person or buy a ticket at the gate for Dh20.

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