This weekend is going to be a big one. Just in time for Easter, you can get pampered with the one thing that makes everything else better – chocolate! (Yes, really!) And now that spring has finally arrived, take to the water at the coolest new infinity pool in Dubai at Zero Gravity and nab your ticket to one night you don’t want to miss – the Love Music Your Way festival.
Be part of the Love Generation
Bob Sinclar is the legendary DJ and producer behind the big hits World, Hold On and Love Generation, and legend is the only way to describe the Frenchman behind the multifaceted alias. After his knock out performance at Cavalli Club last year, you know his return this Thursday is not a night to be missed. Expect smooth, disco-tinged house music and free entry before 11pm (Dhs250 after) – see you on the dancefloor! More at cavalliclubdubai.com
Check out Zero Gravity’s cool new expansion
It’s finally here! Zero Gravity has officially unveiled its much-anticipated 2,000sq m expansion that includes a nearly 40-metre infinity pool and an 800 sqft multi-use stage and it’s safe to say this venue suddenly looks cooler than ever. Its new poolside attractions mean that Zero Gravity will be bringing its award-winning nights and events to the water. Entry to the Zero Gravity pool is part of its existing beach pass rate, full day access is Dhs150 on weekdays with Dhs50 redeemable against food and beverages and Dhs250 on weekends with Dhs100 redeemable against food and beverages. All information about the beach club, its renovation and upcoming events can be found at 0-gravity.ae o
See the work of Farideh Lashai
Late Iranian painter Farideh Lashai is being honoured by the Sharjah Art Foundation’s latest restrospective exhibition. It features her work from the early 1960s into the 21st century including painting, sculpture multimedia installation, engraved vases and stop motion animation all produced over her immense five decade career. Her work is abstract and contemporary, influenced by her hometown and by her country of Iran with frequent references to literature, art and film throughout. See it at the Bait Al Serkal gallery from March 12 – May 14 2016, call (06) 5685050
Hang Out With Snopp
Sole DXB have announced their debut event of 2016 – a photo exhibition from iconic Bronx photographer Lisa Leone. The hip-hop photographer has snapped shots of some of the best in the business, so expect to see up, close and personal portraits of Grandmaster Flash, The Fugees and Snoop Dogg. Lisa Leone X Sole DXB, Dubai Design District, Ras Al Khor Road. March 22 to April 5, closed on Fridays, 7.30pm to 11.30pm. soledxb.com.
Experience real ‘horse power’ at The Polo Parade
One of Dubai’s most exclusive and unique, sport and lifestyle events – the Beach Polo Cup Dubai 2016 presented by Cadillac – will start with 12 local and international polo players saddling up and riding their ponies along The Walk, JBR, on Friday – a full week before the main event unfolds at Skydive Dubai. The Polo Parade will be led by Dubai’s iconic supercar police force and marks the official start of the Beach Polo Cup in Dubai 2016 in an striking display of man, beast and machine for beach-goers to enjoy. Tickets are on sale for the Beach Polo Cup on Friday 1 and Saturday 2 of April at Skydive Dubai at PlatinumList from Dhs95.
Deal Of The Week
The Dubai World Cup is nearly here so BCBGMAXAZRIA and Sisters Beauty Lounge have teamed up to make sure you’re always in the lead. If you spend Dhs1,000 at BCBGMAXAZRIA, you’ll be able to redeem special ‘Race Day Ready’ beauty packages at Sisters Beauty Lounge. And similarly, spend Dhs800 at Sisters Beauty Lounge and receive a 20 per cent off voucher for any full-priced dress at BCBGMAXAZRIA. This offer is only valid until March 26 so if there’s ever been a time to hit the shops and squeeze in some pampering, it’s now.
See Disclosure and Rudimental break some beats
Be part of the crowd the first time Rudimental and Disclosure share a stage. The drum and bass artists (Rudimental are a five person band while Disclosure are a duo of two brothers, pictured) have never co-headlined a night before, despite running in the same circles for years. They will be joined by still-to-be-announced artists. The night will be assuming a genuine festival vibe by integrating music, art, food, beauty and fashion against the background of the Dubai Media City Amphitheatre. Tickets to the Love Music Your Way concert are available online now at TicketLine for Dhs399 general admission anf Dhs999 for VIP.