Put pedal to metal in a nippy Audi R8: Improve your driving skills with an advanced course at the Autodrome. You must hold a valid UAE or international driver’s licence. Dhs1,295 per person. Slots available from 9.20am. Dubai Autodrome (04 367 8700).
Tuck into a Saturday roast: Enjoy a selection of traditional roast meats, accompanied by roast potatoes and veg. Dhs235 (soft drinks), Dhs325 (selected beverages). Noon-3.30pm. Nineteen, The Address Montgomerie Dubai (04 390 5600).
See Billy Ocean cause a commotion: Supple soul singer Ocean broke a 15-year retirement from the road five years ago, giving you another chance to hear all those ’80s classics. Dhs120. 7pm. The Irish Village, Garhoud www.timeouttickets.com
Watch soaring tenors sing live: Swiss vocal quartet Phenomen promise to sing vocal classics from ‘all the ages’. Dhs100. 7pm. Centrepoint Theatre, Ductac, Mall of the Emirates, www.timeouttickets.com
Check out 411’s new party: Promoters 411 have launched a new night, hosted by DJ Bliss at People by Crystal. Free (guestlist recommended). 10pm-3am. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (050 297 2097).