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2011 Rugby World Cup: Australia v USA at The Sevens Stadium: Enjoy a variety of promotions throughout the Rugby World Cup, from great drinks deals (buckets of hops are Dhs75) and food deals (three pints and a curry for Dhs85). There are eight screens on which to catch the action, and a free shuttle bus to take you into town at 3pm.
Free entry. 12.30pm. The Sevens Stadium, Al Ain Road, www.thesevens.ae (04 809 6605).

Indulge in authentic Italian pizza: Discover the Italian way to prepare pizza with guest chef Gabriele Ioanna, from Ristorante Sanat Lucia in Biccari, Italy. Try pizzas with a touch of truffle, caciocavallo or bottarga cheese.
Prices vary. 12.30pm-3pm, 6pm-midnight. Andiamo, Grand Hyatt Dubai (04 317 2222).

Try the new Imperium brunch:
Today marks the launch of this regal new brunch at the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray. Expect tasty French food and sea views.
Dhs275 (soft drinks); Dhs395 (house beverages); Dhs550 (bubbly); half price for kids aged four to 12; free for kids under four. 1pm-4pm. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).

Sunset Sessions launch party: Now that the weather is cooler, 360° is back. expect the finest sunset chill-out and nu-disco grooves, followed by deep and melodic sounds that make this party a must-attend event.
Free entry. 4pm-2am. Ongoing. 360°, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (050 107 6405).

Cooking tips from Jones the Grocer: Learn how to cook pistachio-crushed lamb cutlets and chickpea salad with mint yoghurt in this new cooking class. Advance booking required.
Dhs375. 6.30pm, Jones the Grocer, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 346 6886).

By Time Out Dubai staff
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