Check out Rock Nation or shape up with the Dingoes
Time Out Dubai staff
Check out Rock Nation’s Acoustic Music Festival: Local musicians Sach Holden, Tim Hassall (pictured above), Point of View and Axel Jacob are part of an 11-strong local line-up taking to the stage this weekend. The event will also serve as an album launch for local band Dahab. Dhs60. Doors open 6pm. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel, Bur Dubai (050 248 4054).
Get into shape with Dubai Dingoes: This Dubai sports club offers fitness training perfect for AFL and rugby enthusiasts. Dhs35. Fri 9.30am-11.30am. Sheikh Rashid Halls, Dubai World Trade Centre, www.dubaidingoessportsclub.com (04 308 6020).
Try a discount facial at the Madinat Jumeirah: Talise Spa is offering 35 per cent off selected facial treatments throughout September, including the Talise anti-ageing signature facial, deep-cleansing facial and deep moisturising facial. Now you’ve got no excuse for dull skin. Prices vary. Until September 30. Talise Spa, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6818).
Sample delectable dim sum: Partake in the Cantonese custom of yum cha with your family and friends this Friday at Hukama. Enjoy a selection of the finest Chinese teas, along with deliciously unique dim sum. Dhs145. noon-3pm. Ongoing. The Address Downtown Dubai, Downtown Burj Khalifa (04 436 8928).
See the Mann at Chi: American rapper and 50 Cent collaborator Mann, aka Dijon Thames Shariff, gets ready to party at the Oud Metha club. Dhs130 (including one drink); Dhs250 (including VIP meet and greet and one drink). 9pm-3am. Chi@The Lodge, Oud Metha (04 337 9470).