Celebrate a hip-hop legend or have a Spanish night in Dubai
Time Out Dubai staff
Thursday, June 27
Celebrate a hip-hop legend: The Deep Crates Cartel host a tribute to J Dilla, the late, great hip-hop producer, who made his mark with A Tribe Called Quest and De La Soul. Free. 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Casa Latina, Ibis Al Barsha (04 399 6699).
View photos taken by a Middle East news anchor: Aussie TV news anchor Hermoine Macura has spent over a decade covering the Arab world and the images shed light on the horrors of war. Until July 15. Pro Art Gallery, Palm Strip Mall (04 345 0900).
Laugh your way through the evening at Blue Flame: The steakhouse hosts a one-off comedy night and dinner, with a performance from the Punchline Comedy Club Middle East. Dhs150 (comedy show tickets). Dhs200 (three course and two drinks). 6pm-9pm. Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud (04 230 8580).
Have a Spanish night in Dubai: Tonight the Arabian Ranches Golf Club hosts an evening of gourmet Spanish dining with a five course menu and grape pairing. Dhs295 per person (members), Dhs325 per person (non members). 7.30pm-11pm. Arabian Ranches Golf Club (04 360 7935).
Watch basketball players compete to represent the UAE: Local ballers battle it out in the UAE final of the Red Bull King of The Rock competition. The winner will represent the country in a one-on-one tournament at Alcatraz in San Francisco. Free. 8pm-10pm. Next to Dubai Ice Rink, The Dubai Mall (055 937 1203).