Hear the tales of a former footballer or tuck into Mexican delights
Time Out Dubai staff
Tuesday, March 6
See thought-provoking Egyptian photography: Marwa Adel’s bold photographs in the exhibition ‘Hiding’ explore themes such as conflict and contradiction. Free. Ongoing. Art Sawa, Gate Village, DIFC (04 386 2366).
Hear the tales of a former football star: He may be propping up the bar most nights, but former Man U star Lee Sharpe will be on best behaviour to host ‘An Evening with...’ From Dhs495. 8pm. Today only. The Stables, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 342 5571).
New Bag a book at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature: This year’s event boasts a great line-up of authors for both children and parents, from kids’ favourite Jacqueline Wilson to food guru Annabel Karmel, not to mention workshops and fun activities galore. Time Out Kids will be there in force (don’t miss a visit to the Kids Zone), with badge-making, storytelling, arts and crafts and the chance to get a hug from our furry mascot, Eliot the Bear. Ticket prices and times vary. Until March 10. Al Mamzar & InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, www.eaifl.com (04 353 4002).