5 things to do today
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Wednesday, May 9
View top regional artworks up for auction: See contemporary Middle Eastern works that are being auctioned in the 13th instalment of the Young Art Collector’s Auction.
Free. Until May 15. Ayyam Art Center, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz 1 (04 323 6242).
Join a cricket league: Sign up to this new recreational cricket league for men, which starts today. Also on Mondays.
Dhs600 (per person), Dhs5,000 (team of eight). 7pm-10.30pm. Until June 27. Dubai Modern High School, Nad Al Sheba (04 447 2394).
See a documentary premiere: Watch the UAE premiere of Footsteps of Thesiger, a documentary chartering UAE-based adventurer Adrian Hayes and his expedition across the Empty Quarter. The film will be followed by a Q&A session.
Dhs250 per person, Dhs2,500 for a table of 10; includes a three course dinner and drinks. 7pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, www.bbgdxb.com (04 397 0303).
Hear a Russian songstress sing and spin: Lounge-tastic Buddha Bar DJ, producer and singer Alfida flies in to play evening grooves at Karma Kafé.
Free. 10pm. Karma Kafé, Souk Al Bahar (04 423 0909).
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Dance at an intelligent house night or enjoy a night of live comedy
Check out the JESS Night Market or kayak tour of Palm Jumeirah
Festivities 24-hours a day at La Farine or see acoustic musicians