Join a cricket league or see a documentary premiere
Time Out Dubai staff
Wednesday, May 9
Celebrate the youth of today at People: AUD students celebrate term’s end at this graduation party, which is open to all. Free. 10pm-3am. People by Crystal, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (050 735 0859).
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).