Thrash a dune buggy around or hear an award-winning string quartet
Time Out Dubai staff
Wednesday, February 8
Center Cut’s Australian Night feast: Dine on a three-course menu of steakhouse favourites out on the Center Cut terrace, and sample the best of Australian beverages. Dhs240 (selected house beverages). 6.30pm-11pm. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2323).
Thrash a dune buggy around: Choose either a morning or afternoon excursion and race buggies over the desert. Just be prepared to get sand absolutely everywhere. Pick-up available. Dhs325 for 45-minute buggy session, Dhs425 for 60 minutes. 8.30am or 2.30pm. Ongoing. Desert Rangers (050 276 8111).
Sample a spot of sushi at Spectrum: Spectrum on One is dishing up all-you-can-eat sushi, maki, tempura and teppanyaki, with bottomless Japanese beverages. Dhs150. 7pm-9pm. Ongoing. The Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).
Urban Boost at Al Barsha Park: Raise your heart rate with a high-intensity workout session in the great outdoors. Perfect after a hard day at work. Dhs85 per session, Dhs280 for four, Dhs460 for eight. 7.30pm-8.30pm. Urban Energy Fitness, Al Barsha Park (055 886 9158).
Hear an award-winning string quartet: Hailing from the UK, the Maggini Quartet are considered the best in their field. Hear them blitz some classics from Schubert and Mendelssohn tonight. Free (but tickets required). 8pm. Ductac, Mall of the Emirates, www.dubaiconcertcommittee.com.