Elton John at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi: The rocket man heads to the capital to tinkle the ivories. Ray Cooper supports. Dhs295-695. 6.30pm. Yas Marina, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, www.thinkflash.ae (tickets also available at Virgin Megastores).
Take a bite of top Rajasthani food:
Today is your last chance to attend Antique Bazaar’s Rajasthani food festival. Head down to sample a specially crafted menu. Prices vary (average price per person Dhs69). 12.30pm-3pm, 7.30pm-3am. Until March 29. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai, Khalid Bin Walid Street (04 397 7444).
Go loco at the Solis Mexican Night:
Every last Thursday of the month, Solis Bistro holds a themed cuisine night. This evening, quesdillas will be cooked at live cooking stations and there’ll be Latino music. Dhs135 (food only). 7.30pm ’til late. Tiara Residences, Palm Jumeirah (04 432 9848).
See 2ManyDJs rock N’Dulge: The Belgian DJ duo, famed for their mash-ups, are the latest talents to grace N’Dulge’s new Access All Areas night. Dhs100, free for ladies before midnight. 9pm-3am. N’Dulge, Atlantis The Palm (056 603 7961).
Hear some hardcore drum’n’bass: Decent drum’n’bass is hard to come by in Dubai, so feast your ears on this night, fronted by Brazilian DJ Marky. Dhs100 (free for privilege cardholders before 11pm). 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (056 799 6355).