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The FACT UAE guide to the week ahead: 15 to 21 April

For adventures across the Emirates, FACT has you covered.

As we venture into the third week of April, brunches, business lunches and bold dining experiences are back in action following the Holy Month of Ramadan. Read on for our top picks this April in Dubai.

Monday 15 April

Nobu by the Beach and Nobu Dubai collaborate with Tropic City

What do Jay-Z, Kanye West, Kendall Jenner and FACT’s Editor-in-Chief all have in common? They’ve all been spotted at Nobu Dubai. Now, Nobu Dubai and its sister concept Nobu by the Beach is welcoming master mixologists. Bar Manager Arron Grendon and his team from Topic City in Bangkok are creating a cool collaboration. Running from 14 to 15 April, the event brings together influences from the Far East and Peru. Signature cocktails are priced from AED 75, and cocktails range from the Chronic Iced Tea to the Tropical Mizuwari. 14 April runs at Nobu by the Beach from 4pm to 7pm, and 15 April runs at Nobu Dubai from 9pm to midnight. 

GO: Visit for reservations and more information.

April in Dubai

Tuesday 16 April

Escape to Amazónico

Head to this DIFC hotspot to discover the two- or three-course business lunch menu showcasing Amazónico’s tropical take on Latin American cuisine. Begin with Salmon Nikkei featuring a delightful sweet passion fruit teriyaki, or indulge in the succulent Pollo a la Parrilla, a grilled half baby chicken, before concluding your meal with the sweet embrace of Amazónico’s tempting Tres Leches con Arequipe milk cake. Available Monday to Friday, from 12pm to 3pm. AED 110 (starter and main course), AED 135 (starter, main course and dessert) or 160 (two starters, main course and dessert).

GO: Visit for reservations and more information.

April in Dubai

Wednesday 17 April

See Amer Zahr live at the Dubai Comedy Festival

The Palestinian-American comedian, speaker, writer, and academic, promises an evening of laughter laced with thought-provoking humor. In 2013, he established the “1001 Laughs Dearborn Comedy Festival,” a yearly event that continues to captivate audiences. Additionally, Amer is the author of “Being a Palestinian Makes Me Smile” and the creator of the documentary “We’re Not White,” released in August 2017.

GO: Visit for tickets and more information.

Amer Zahr

Thursday 18 April

Party with Zara Larsson at Global Village

Zara Larsson is heading to Dubai. The Swedish pop star will take to the stage at Global Village this April in Dubai. From fan favourites like Lush Life and Never Forget You to hits such as Ruin My Life and Symphony, Larsson’s performance is bound to be an unforgettable experience—right in the middle of Global Village. The upcoming performance in Dubai will be Larsson’s first time in the UAE. In 2020, the singer was supposed to perform at the Mother of the Nation festival in Abu Dhabi; however, COVID-19 called for the cancellation of all major shows across the region.

GO: Visit for more information.

Zara Larsson

Friday 19 April

Escape to the Northern Emirates

Experience weekend bliss at Ula Beach at Mövenpick Resort Al Marjan Island in Ras Al Khaimah. On Fridays, you can dive into relaxation with the Boho Beach Ladies Day, where each lady receives pool and beach access, and a complimentary bottle of sparkling Brut or Rosé. As the sun sets, immerse yourself in the electrifying atmosphere of the Sandy Soul Ladies Night, featuring a three-course set menu and three hours of beverages for just AED 99 per lady.

GO: Call 054 993 6435 for reservations and more information.

April in Dubai

Saturday 20 April

Visit the Big Gourmet Brunch at Jumeirah Al Qasr

Jumeirah Al Qasr’s Big Gourmet Brunch promises a culinary spectacle featuring an expanded array of restaurants, bars, and entertainment this April in Dubai. Tuck into dishes from Tortuga, where Chef Jorge tantalises with authentic Mexican flavours while sipping on innovative libations from Bar Buci or Blind. Dishes will also be served from Al Nafoorah, French Riviera Beach, Pai Thai and The Hide before enjoying the delightful dessert creations from Executive Pastry Chef Dimitri Esposito. Saturday 20 April from 1pm to 4pm. Pricing starts at AED 450 per person, including soft beverages.

GO: Call 800 323232 for reservations and more information.

April in Dubai

Sunday 21 April

Save on a fantastic facial at The Lunatic Fringe 

FACT is fanatical about The Lunatic Fringe. Not only did we review it on the opening day, but it is up for a FACT Spa & Wellness Award. Located in Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort and Spa, it offers everything from cuts, pedicures, manicures and massages. It is also the first salon in Dubai to offer MZ Skin treatments, which includes the LED golden facial. If you want to put your best face forward, ask for the therapist, Edna, who leaves you with stunning skin. 

GO: Follow @lunaticfringedubai on Instagram for more information.

The Lunatic Fringe

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