Cheer on Dubai Desert Road Runners or take tea (and etiquette lessons)
Time Out Dubai staff
View short films in Alserkal Avenue: London-based mini film festival Future Shorts is screening some great short films, including the Oscar-nominated A Morning Stroll. Free. 7pm. Satellite, Warehouse C16, Alserkal Avenue (04 347 0209).
A discounted detox at Aroma Spa:
Book three sessions of Ionithermie body detox and get a free 50-minute body massage worth Dhs350. Dhs450 (trial session). Until June 30. Aroma Spa, Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah (04 304 8081).
Cheer participants in the Dubai Desert Road Run Summer Scorcher:
Take part or give the runners some support as they tackle a 10km course around private roads near The Sevens stadium. Dhs70 per person. From 6am. The Sevens stadium, Dubai-Al Ain Road (Route 66), www.premiermarathons.com (04 425 0211).
Take tea (and etiquette lessons): Debauve & Gallais, chocolatier to the kings of France, is holding an afternoon tea complete with etiquette lessons. Booking essential. Dhs695. 4pm-6pm. DIFC (04 386 8000).
Visit a pop-up store in Souk Al Bahar: Head to My Ex Wardrobe’s pop-up shop today and pick up second-hand clothes and accessories. 5pm-9pm. Margaux, Souk Al Bahar, www.myexwardrobe.com (no number).