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UAE National Race Day Series: Expect an exciting day of motorsport action for families and fans: the National Race Day Series 4 features sportbikes, GTs, Suzuki Swifts and FG 1000s battling it out on the track.
Free. 8.30am-5pm. Dubai Autodrome, Motor City (04 367 8700).
Picnic brunch at Al Badia: This picnic takes place on the expansive lawns of the golf club. Guests receive a picnic basket packed with goodies, and can also sample live cooking stations.
Dhs225 (soft drinks); Dhs395 (house beverages); Dhs550 (premium bubbly); Dhs895 (rosé bubbly). Sat noon-4pm. Al Badia Golf Club, Festival City (04 701 1127).
Support a local comedy group: Newly renamed café Lounge Wish hosts the latest instalment in this monthly stand-up comedy event, featuring a performance from local group The Experimentals Comedy Troupe.
Free. 7pm-9pm. Lounge Wish (formerly Lounge W), next to Ibis Al Barsha, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.loungewish.com (04 399 0882).
Get industrious on the dancefloor: New club night Industry promises a moreish mix of R&B, house, dubstep and more.
Dhs50, free for ladies and Face card holders. 10pm-3am. Zinc, Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 151 5609).
Take a free yoga class at Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre: Discover the ancient art of yoga at this free workshop. Bring a towel and yoga mat, and wear comfortable clothing.
Free. From 10am. Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre, Oud Metha (04 335 1200).
Time Out Dubai,
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Cook up a storm or get pampered at Rixos
Try two-for-one on lunch at Jazz@PizzaExpress or get two-for-one mani-pedis