This week the fourth annual Emirati Women’s Day will be celebrated across the UAE.
Here’s what’s going on in the city mark the occasion.
Pearl Rotana Capital Centre
Dino’s Bistro Italiano at Pearl Rotana welcomes Emirati women for a complimentary dinner featuring authentic Italian dishes like calamari fritti, strozzapretti with chicken and mushrooms and tiramisu. The venue also caters to vegetarians and those on a gluten-free diet. Everyone is welcome but only Emirati women eat free. Next to ADNEC. 6pm-11pm. Contact: 02 307 5551, bit.ly/2ygftq2
Joining the festivities, organic burger joint Bareburger is offering free burgers to the first 50 women that visit the venue in honour of the inspirational women in the UAE. Marina Mall, Corniche West. 10am-midnight. Contact: 02 441 1723, facebook.com/bareburgeruae
Shangri-La Hotel and Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri
Shangri-La Hotel and Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri are celebrating Emirati Women’s Day with special offers until the end of August. For bookings made until 31st August at Shangri-La Hotel, guests can enjoy a complimentary afternoon tea for two in the lobby lounge, while Traders Hotel is offering complimentary room upgrades for every booking made with breakfast. In addition, all women that dine at the hotel’s restaurants between 28th and 31st August will receive a AED 100 voucher to CHI, The Spa. Between the bridges. Contact: 02 509 8630, bit.ly/2vXQ6FQ
Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy
The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy invites all ladies across the capital to celebrate the achievement of women in sports with a free 30-minute yoga class, a healthy-cooking workshop and a presentation and panel discussion with inspiring local women. Free entry, but registration required. Next to Armed Forces Officers Club & Hotel, off Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street. 9am-1pm. Contact: 02 205 7333, fbma.ae
Celebrate the day with an evening of self-care and sisterhood with a healing yin yoga session followed by a ‘Live the Life you Love’ talk with Yasmin Al Ansari. Plus, if you bring a friend you get a 50 percent discount. AED 80. Mubarak Bin Mohammed Street, opposite petrol station. 5pm. Contact: 02 443 4448, firstname.lastname@example.org
Happy Emirati Women’s Day from all of us at Abu Dhabi World.