Stuff You Might Have Missed That Happened This Weekend In Dubai

In case you've been living under a rock here's what you missed

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While you were off enjoying the weekend (well hopefully you were doing cool stuff and not sitting staring at your phone the whole time) some interesting stuff has been happening in our great little city. Here is a quick round up of what's been going on.

Gitex Shopper Started

This is tech heaven. There are huge deals and all the latest gadgets are on show. It's on until the 10th so head to the World Trade Centre to take a look.


A Skydive Dubai Plane Crashed

Check here for the full story, thankfully there was no serious injuries.


Voting For The FNC Elections Got Underway

225,000 Emiratis were eligible to vote in the Federal National Council elections yesterday.


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Oktoberfest got underway out in sports city

Leder hosen and dirndls were the outfits of choice for the beer fest. A great night out but it's fair to say there were probably a few sore heads yesterday!

It runs at different venues through the city for the rest of the month. Check here for some cool facts about the festival.



David August raised the roof at Level 41

Big clap for David August who played an unreal set till the wee hours of Saturday morning at the Media One Hotel.


People ran up a lot of steps for a good cause

The great Hilton stairs race way got underway yesterday at 7.30am. 36 floors, 730 stairs and 120 happy runners in the support of the Emirates Red Cresent.

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Casey Fitzgerald

Outside of writing for Lovin Dubai, you'll find Casey inhaling hummus, making a constant stream of terrible puns and running around in circles.