5 things to do today
Saturday August 4
Nab a bargain at Dubai Flea Market: This Ramadan edition of the flea market will offer all manner of second-hand goods.
Free entry. 8pm-midnight. Dubai World Trade Centre, www.dubai-fleamarket.com.
See an Iranian-inspired art exhibition: Contemporary Iranian artist Farzan Sadjadi presents a body of work influenced by the forgotten village of Mar in the harsh climates of central Iran.
Until September 10. Carbon 12, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 340 6016).
Find out who scoops gold in the women’s triathlon: Combining swimming, cycling and running, the triathlon is one of the highlights of the Olympics. Watch it at the special tent in Media One.
Free entry. 11.55am-2.50pm. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Learn the CrossFit fundamentals: Attend a three-hour introductory class and you’ll be ready to take on a beginners’ workout.
Dhs400. Noon-3pm. The Box, Star International School, Jumeirah, www.duplays.com (050 556 5640).
Enjoy caviar with great views: After sunset, classy venue The Terrace will be serving organically farmed Imperial caviar.
From Dhs650 per 30g. Sunset-1.30am. Ongoing. The Terrace, Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira Creek (04 317 2222).
By Time Out Dubai staff
Time Out Dubai,
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Watch Kylie Minogue perform live or observe Earth Hour at Nomad
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