Things to do in Abu Dhabi this week: 20th-26th June
Monday – ‘Boxed In – Think In’ at Prison Island in Abu Dhabi Mall
Round up your family or friends for a new challenge experience at Abu Dhabi Mall.
‘Boxed In – Think In’ is the new escape room adventure in the capital, featuring over 80 challenges and puzzles, all contained within 12 boxes.
You’ll have to team up to race against the clock and try to complete as many cubes as possible. Make sure to gather your puzzle enthusiast friends and family for this one so that you can beat the rival teams.
Where: Prison Island in Abu Dhabi Mall
When: 10 AM to 10 PM daily
Price: Prices start at AED 125 for adults and AED 105 for kids over 8.
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Tuesday – ‘Uncorked’ at Marta Bar
Head to the speakeasy-style Marta Bar this Tuesday to have a special wine pairing dinner.
Starring wines of France and Chile, and paired with an authentic five-course French menu, curated by French Chef, Pierre Gagnaire., you’re set to have a unique experience. The dinner is hosted by Alexis Deberry from Cheers, and the night will take a fun turn with the addition of a ‘France vs Chile’ blind tasting competition.
Where: Marta Bar, Fouquet’s Abu Dhabi
When: 21st June, from 7:30 to 10:30 PM
Price: AED 390 for five course and 10 half glasses of wine
For reservations, please call 02 205 4200, WhatsApp 050 699 6781, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday – Summer Afternoon Tea at Hilton Abu Dhabi, Yas Island
Though the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations are over, you can still get your afternoon tea fix with the launch of Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island’s new summer afternoon tea.
You’ll be able to enjoy a selection of delicate menu items, prepared using fresh, seasonal ingredients. Your savoury options will include, roasted, pulled beef sandwiches, vegetable tagine in Saj basket, and avocado brioche. You’ll also get to have sweet treats, like raspberry and violet profiteroles, mandarin macaroons, and a chocolate and peach tart, to name a few.
Where: Osmo Lounge and Bar, Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island
When: 2 to 6 PM daily
Price: AED 185 per person, you can also add a glass of rosé prosecco for AED 45 or order a bottle for AED 185.
For reservations call 02 208 6900 or email email@example.com
Thursday – Zsa Zsa Ladies’ Night at Four Seasons Hotel
If you’re in need of a Ladies’ Night, stop by Zsa Zsa Lounge at the Four Seasons Hotel at Al Maryah Island.
Expert mixologists will serve up your favorite drinks while you listen to a live DJ.
Where: Zsa Zsa Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island
When: 23rd June from 7 PM to 10 PM
Friday – Abu Dhabi Choral Group’s Summer Revue, Little Shop of Horrors at NYUAD
Brought to you by Abu Dhabi’s longest standing community musical theater group, the Abu Dhabi Choral Group, you can experience the cult classic musical, Little Shop of Horrors.
Based on the 1960 film by Roger Corman, the award-winning musical blends doo-wop, rock and Motown into a dark musical comedy event for you and your friends.
Where: The Red Theater at NYUAD
When: 23rd, 24th Jun at 7:30 PM and 25th June at 2:30 PM and 7:30 PM
Price: AED 115.50
Saturday – Foam Party with DJ G-Sliq & Mistajay at Al Maya Island
If you and your friends are looking for a party this weekend, take a trip over to Al Maya Island and Resort for a Foam Party.
Spend your Saturday soaking up the sun while listening to live DJs, DJ G-Sliq and Mistajay. Ladies get in for free until noon, so grab your girlfriends and head over early.
Where: Al Maya Island & Resort
When: 25th June from 10 AM to 8 PM
Price: AED 250 including AED 100 F&B credit. Ladies get free entry until noon.
Saturday – Italian Wine Flight Experience at Amici
If you’re looking for a bit quieter of a Saturday night, check out the Italian Wine Flight experience at Amici and W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island.
You’ll take an educational journey through Italy by tasting six distinct wines and learning about grape varieties and regions as you go. You’ll learn how the wines are made and find a style that’s right for you. The experience includes, a welcome drink, six glasses of wine from Italy, a selection of light bites and antipasti from Amici, and a guided wine tasting lesson from The Tasting Class.
When: 25th June from 7:30 to 9 PM
Where: Amici, W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island
Price: AED 330
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Sunday – Kids Make Spring Doughnuts at Jones the Grocer
End your family’s weekend on a sweet note and sign your kiddos up for a doughnut workshop at Jones the Grocer.
Your little chefs will learn how to make donuts from scratch. They’ll mix the batter, fill the pans, and decorate the baked donuts with all the sprinkles they could ask for.
Where: Jones the Grocer, Al Mamoura
When: 26th June at 4 PM
Price: AED 149
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