5 things to do today

Stroll around a street festival or hear some post-brunch beats Discuss this article

paddle210312_2
© ITP Images
Friday, March 23

Stroll around a street festival: Dozens of performers will take part in the 10-day Dubai Marina Street Festival, which kicks off on Thursday before getting into the swing today with street music and theatre performances.
Free. 2.30pm-11pm. Until March 31. Marina Promenade and Marina Mall, Dubai Marina, www.dubaistreetfestival.com (no number).

Watch a paddleboard race: This official Sunset SUP Classic contest (a stand-up paddleboard competition) is open to men, women and kids. If the weather is bad, the event will be moved to Saturday March 24.
Free. 9am. Jumeirah Open Beach, www.surfingdubai.com (050 504 3020).

Take your rabble to the Lost Chambers Aquarium Family Day: Visitors can enjoy educational sessions with marine animal specialists, scuba divers, and a mystical scavenger hunt through the tunnels and mazes.
Dhs100; free for kids. 10am-8pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 0000).

Hear some after-brunch beats: Check out this new afternoon session of chill-out grooves, plus two-for-one drinks until 7pm.
Free. 4pm-8pm. Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 8888).

Headbang to punk music: We’ve been told to expect absolute chaos at Metal Asylum’s second Punk Rock Night, starring The Frenemies and the Dead Shakes.
Dhs50. 9pm-3am. Aussie Legends, Rydges Plaza Dubai, Satwa (04 398 2222).

By Time Out Dubai staff
Time Out Dubai,

Add your review/feedback

Subscribe to Daily Dubai newsletter

Prove you're not a robot:

Submit

The Knowledge

5 things to do today in Dubai
Oct 2

Eat unlimited lobster at Dunes Café or have a movie night with Gone Girl

5 things to do tomorrow in Dubai
Oct 2

Think pink at Nais Italian Kitchen or saddle up for the Cycle Challenge

New issue out now
Oct 2

The new issue of Time Out Dubai comes with an 88-page Autumn Style Guide

Newsletters

Sign up now
latest issue TIME OUT KIDSOut now!
latest issue EATING OUT GUIDEOut now!