Reggae beach festival, trampoline clubbing, live comedy and more
Time Out Dubai staff
Wednesday 3 Go crazy at the Steve Madden sale Get your hands on Steve Madden merchandise at the designer’s part sale. You’ll get discounts of up to 60 percent on shoes and accessories at all UAE stores except Outlet Mall. Until June 14. Various locations including Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 3737).
Wednesday 3 See a photography exhibition ‘The Beauty of Imperfection’ is an exhibition by Jo Kearney that captures the romance of dhows on Dubai Creek. Free. 10am-6pm. Until June 20. The Majlis Gallery, Al Musalla Roundabout, Bur Dubai (04 353 6233).
Wednesday 3 Wind down at XOXO Ladies’ Night Ladies can listen to classic ’70s, ’80s and ’90s tracks while enjoying three free drinks. Free. 9pm-3am. Ongoing. N’Dulge, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (055 200 4322).
Thursday 4 Shop at new store Chilli Beans The new accessories store is now open in the city’s largest shopping mall. The popular Brazilian brand sells watches, sunglasses and more. Ongoing. Metro Link, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, www.chillibeans.com (055 804 1423).
Thursday 4 Jump at Jump Boxx Beatz Enjoy these new Thursday night sessions at Jump Boxx indoor trampoline park. DJs will spin your favourite tracks as you bounce to the beat. Dhs69 per hour, plus Dhs11 for grip socks. Thu 7pm-11pm. Ongoing. Uptown Mirdif, www.jump-boxx.com (800 5867).
Thursday 4 Groove at One Love Thursday Head to a reggae club session with UK DJ Scoundrel and the Reggae Beachfest All Stars. Free for ladies before 11pm. Dhs100 for all. 9pm-3am. Sublime Lounge, Ibis Hotel, Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 232 3956).
Friday 5 Enjoy a lazy lunch The Friday market lunch at Per Te Ristorante e Café is billed as a brunch alternative. Choose three dishes from the Friday set menu. Dhs150. Fri noon-4pm. Ongoing. Street 12C, behind Jumeirah Plaza, Jumeirah 1 (04 344 6455).
Friday 5 Let the spa come to you Get a treatment in the comfort of your own home with the Azur Spa on Wheelz deal that kicks in when you book a package from Dhs445. Packages include hair treatments, couple’s massages, manicures, pedicures, waxing and more. From Dhs445. Ongoing. Warsan 1, Dubai International City, www.azurspa.com (04 447 5284).
Friday 5 Head to House of Afrika Resident DJs Charl Chaka, James Justin and Just Lance take over the weekly night with a mix of deep afro soul and house vibes. Free. 6pm-3am. Ongoing. The Dek on 8, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Friday 5 See Ed Gamble at The Chuckle Bahrain’s popular comedy event comes to Dubai, this month with Australian funnyman Damian Clark, Egyptian-American Eman Morgan and UK comic Ed Gamble. Dhs140. 8.30pm. Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (+973 3666 3509).
Friday 5 Sign up to cycle 160km Cyclists, get involved in the Saris Summer Solstice 100-miler – an untimed ride on the third-longest day/shortest night of the year. Dhs195. 9pm. Al Qudra Cycle Path, Al Qudra Road, www.premieronline.com (050 105 7845).
Saturday 6 Experience the Champions League final Zero Gravity will be transformed into the ultimate viewing venue for the match between Barcelona and Juventus. Free. 3pm-3am (match starts 10.45pm). Near SkyDive Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 399 0009).
Saturday 6 Purify your intestines At Dhs499 (a saving of Dhs101 off the standard price) you can boost your immune system and increase your energy levels with this colon hydrotherapy promotion at Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre. Dhs499. Until June 30. Oud Metha Road, www.dubaihtc.com (04 335 1200).
Saturday 6 Watch comedy Spy at the movies Starring Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Rose Byrne and Jude Law, this movie sees McCarthy play a paper-pushing CIA analyst who volunteers to go undercover and infiltrate the dangerous world of arms dealing. Out in cinemas across Dubai from Thu June 4.
Sunday 7 Check out an art show ‘Damascenes’ highlights Syrian artist Khaldoun Chichakli’s drawings and woodcuts of Damascus from yesteryear. Free. 10am-7pm. Until June 27. Green Art Gallery, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 346 9305).
Sunday 7 Understand diabetes Join an expert from Imperial College London Diabetes Centre at Arjaan by Rotana, and find out about the impact of the disease and how to lower risks. There are also goodie bags. Free. From noon. Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai Media City (04 436 0000).
Sunday 7 Drink grape, eat cheese Enjoy unlimited house grape and cheese while listening to the sounds of a live piano performance. Dhs200. 6pm-10pm. Ongoing. Ruth’s Chris Steak House & Lounge, The Address Dubai Marina, (04 454 9538).
Sunday 7 Sing at Gharana Head to this weekly night of karaoke, alongside the resident singer and the usual à la carte menu of Indian dishes. There’s also a happy hour on beverages from 7pm until closing. Prices vary. Sun 7pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Holiday Inn Dubai – Al Barsha (04 323 4333).
Monday 8 Attend a business talk The Strathclyde Dialogues will see speakers discuss the risks and opportunities of starting a business. Search for The Strathclyde Dialogues on Facebook to register for tickets. Free. 6.30pm-9.30pm. The Cribb, Football Centre building, 15a (Al Manara) Street, Al Quoz (04 319 7645).
Monday 8 Get tickets now to a bodybuilding event The International Natural Bodybuilding Association World Championship, to be held on Saturday June 13, celebrates the natural muscular form. Dhs100 to spectate. Sat June 13, 9am-10pm. The Dome, Dubai Sports City, www.inba-middleeast.com (050 836 5281).
Monday 8 Have a business lunch Enjoy Middle Eastern and Mediterranean dishes at Sufra. Dhs80 (two courses), Dhs95 (three courses). Daily 12.30pm-3.30pm. Ongoing. Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights, Dubai Healthcare City (04 553 1234).
Monday 8 Join the Secret Circle Listen to deep and tech house at the weekly ‘Secret Circle’. Free. 11pm-3am. Ongoing. The Basement, Boutique 7 Hotel & Suites, TECOM (050 157 4020).
Tuesday 9 Visit Victoria’s Secret Pink store Shop at the brand’s first standalone Pink store in the UAE at Dubai Festival City. Ongoing. Dubai Festival City (04 419 0787).
Tuesday 9 Book wrestling tickets Watch local champions Savage Sam, Lord Socrates, Blue Lightening and the first-ever female Arab wrestler, Joelle, battle it out in the ring. Dhs50. Fri June 12, 6.30pm-9pm. HM Fitness, next to Dubai Bowling Centre, Meydan Road, www.facebook.com/dubaiprowrestling (056 680 4846).
Tuesday 9 Dance at Square The new venue’s ‘Night Warriors’ event features music by German DJ Matthias Meyer. Free (guestlist only). 10pm-3am. Ongoing. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (056 224 0956).