After an enjoyable Eid these are the weekend's best events
Time Out Dubai staff
Thursday 31 Party in a tent for Eid Celebrate Eid at the Jaguar Tent at the Dubai International Marine Club for a special RnB party edition. The line-up features DJs Badir, Stylez, Ray Holywood and MC Money, who will be playing everything from hip hop and old school music to funky house. Free. 10.30pm-3am. The Jaguar Tent, DIMC Mina Seyahi (055 974 3376).
Thursday 31 Watch ‘Breakthrough’ talents Check out Dubai’s undiscovered talent and enjoy a night of film, dance, poetry, rap and stand-up. RSVP online to attend. Dhs50 on the door. 8pm-10pm. The Courtyard Playhouse, Al Quoz, www.courtyardplayhouse.com (052 779 0077).
Thursday 31 Hit up caféM’s cheese night Treat yourself to an evening of unlimited cheese and grape, from cheese fondue to cheese desserts, every Thursday night. Dhs165 per person. 8pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Thursday 31 See Outwork perform live Catch the man behind the number one hit, ‘Elektro’ at Kings Nightclub for a night of dance and garage. In the past few months he’s played alongside David Guetta, Tiesto and Lady Gaga. Free. 11pm-3am. Kings Nightclub, Armada Hotel, Al Barsha (04 432 7171).
Friday 1 Head down to a new Flea Fair The Auction House Dubai begins its weekly auctions for pre-loved high-end furniture, electrical goods and garden furniture. There’s also an indoor Flea Fair for smaller items. Fri-Sat 9am (under Dhs1,000); 2.30pm (over Dhs1,000). Flea Fair Fri-Sat 8am-8pm. The Auction House Dubai, Al Quoz 4, 4th Street, www.theauctionhousedubai.com (800 8243).
Friday 1 Check out At.mosphere’s August menu The new menu includes burrata served with truffles, violet artichokes and pickled forest mushrooms, tuna tartare Nicoise made with fresh borlotti beans, quail egg and an achnovy beignet. Dhs650 per person (five-course tasting menu). Dhs900 per person (seven-course tasting menu). Daily 6.30pm-11pm. Until August 31. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).
Friday 1 Watch a legendary guitarist Rock out to Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal from Guns N’ Roses at The Music Room. The iconic guitarist will be performing alongside award winning local quintet Point of View. Dhs100 per person. 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel, Al Mankhool Road (04 501 2534)
Saturday 2 Check out an art exhibition View Amir Hossein Zanjani’s solo exhibition on power and human conflict. The Iranian’s work has a specially-commissioned installation featuring the faces of soldiers from around the world. Free. 1pm-5pm. Salsali Private Museum, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 380 9600)
Saturday 2 Try a free salsa class For Latin fever head to Malecon for salsa and bachata classes. Practise your moves to salsa, Latin and urban music at the after-party. Free. 9.30pm-3am (050 2777 475).
Saturday 2 Join a coffee club, do some tasting Coffee enthusiasts can join Sabado Coffee Club to try high-end varieties not available anywhere else in the UAE. Dhs25. From noon. Spill the Bean, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 338 8559).