XL are coming back in style after the month- long break, with Candypants presenting the Mega Brunch featuring Paul Oakenfold. The party brunch runs from midday at the fully air conditioned XL Club, before Andy Swift, Adam Graca, Simon B and more warm up for Tom Novy and electronic legend Paul Oakenfold. Brunch tickets are AED350, with the brunch after party free form 4- 9pm.
A mainstay in the Dubai calendar, The Hop Fest returns to the Irish Village from August 27-29. The three day affair, now in its 11th year, will feature the usual winning combination of live music, and up for it crowd and dozens of imported beers and ciders.