Indulge Witness stunning sunsets and lively evenings at Ascent Rooftop, the transformed gem of Fortune Hotel Dubai. This affordable rooftop spot is perfect for Karama and Bur Dubai residents, offering panoramic views of Downtown Dubai and Dubai Creek. Enjoy hot and cold drinks, crafted by skilled mixologists, in an inviting alfresco setting with live music. Themed nights like ladies’ nights and happy hours add variety to your experience.
The Grazer – A Tranquil Culinary Haven
Location: Downtown Dubai
Nestled near Dubai Mall, The Grazer is a serene eatery offering a delectable menu crafted with love and organic ingredients. Escape the city’s hustle and indulge in home-cooked meals in cozy indoor or outdoor settings. Explore opulent Afternoon Tea or opt for a health-conscious Turkey Takeaway for the festive season. Order by December 15 for a 15% early bird discount and enjoy a 5 to 6-kg turkey feast at Dh499 with trimmings and giblet gravy until December 31.
Kovalam’s Winter Seafood Festival: Indulge
Location: President Hotel Al Karama Duration: December 5 to December 20
Experience the Winter Seafood Festival at Kovalam, the renowned 25-year-old Indian restaurant in Dubai. Located in President Hotel Dubai, Kovalam’s menu seamlessly blends Indian, Chinese, and Continental cuisines, focusing on South Indian and coastal flavors. Dive into a specially curated menu with the finest fish dishes, offering an authentic taste of South Indian and coastal cuisine, starting at Dh39.
International Brownie Day at Yummy Dosa
Available at all Yummy Dosa outlets throughout the day
Celebrate International Brownie Day on December 8 at Yummy Dosa, a Mumbai-style street food haven. Indulge in their delightful Brownie Sizzler, originally Dh25, now priced at just Dh8 for one day only. Enjoy a hot, chocolatey brownie with a gooey texture inside, topped with vanilla ice cream—perfect for savoring Dubai’s winter weather.
Crafting Festive Wreaths at Harvey Nichols
Location: Harvey Nichols on Level 1, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai Workshop Duration: December 8 to 10, 4 pm to 6 pm
Explore the art of crafting the perfect centerpiece at Harvey Nichols. Join the Christmas wreath-making workshop with Dubai’s urban florist, goshá. Limited availability; secure your spot by sending a direct message to @gosha.flowers on social media. Immerse yourself in valuable insights and hands-on experience in crafting festive wreaths.
Guinness World Records Cheese Tasting Event at Spinney’s
Location: Mercato Mall Event Time: Friday, December 8, 5.30 pm
Join Spinney’s supermarket in a quest for the Guinness World Records title for the World’s Largest Cheese Tasting Event. Hosted by Kris Fade, indulge in delightful flavors of French cheese accompanied by cheesy live entertainment. Embrace the festive spirit and don’t miss the chance to win prizes worth Dh30,000.
Cucina Del Sul’s Meats & Mountains Food Festival
Location: Jebel Hafit Desert Park, Al Ain Event Duration: Two weekends starting Saturday, December 9, from 4 pm
Cucina Del Sul’s Meats & Mountains food festival is back at Jebel Hafit Desert Park in Al Ain. Join this open-fire extravaganza with enticing food pop-ups, family-friendly activities, kite-flying, scenic hikes, live music, camel rides, and an outdoor art exhibition showcasing Emirati artists. Tickets: Dh360 for adults, Dh90 for children aged five and above.
Al Maha Annual Fundraiser Fun Run: Indulge
Event Date: Saturday, December 9, starting at 3 pm
On Saturday, December 9, Al Maha, in collaboration with Al Jalila Foundation, will host its annual fundraiser supporting charities in Africa and the Middle East. Join the 10km fun run amidst the stunning landscapes of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. Registration costs Dh100 per person, inclusive of a race kit and entry to a raffle draw.