Get some Local Rocks in you or try a Thai massage and Acro yoga workshop
Time Out Dubai staff
Friday, June 28
Get some Local Rocks in you: A diverse bill of five local bands including metallers Doomsday Machine, grungey Kicksound, rockers Exit 43, punk band Plainwaves and The Boxtones. Dhs60. Friday June 28, 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower (050 714 0427).
Try a Thai massage and Acro yoga workshop:
Learn how to trust your partner with this Acro yoga workshop, which focuses on intuition between couples. You’ll give and receive a 30-minute Thai massage, then learn a flying massage flow. Dhs250 per person. 2.30pm-5.30pm. Exhale JBR The Walk (04 424 3777).
Learn about de-extinction at a science club for adults:
Held on the last Friday of every month, this science club for inquisitive adults gets together to discuss a different topic. Today’s is de-extinction and the creation of new species. Free. 5pm-6.30pm. Lila Café, TECOM, www.cafescidubai.com (no number).
Watch a thrilling boxing match: In the WBC World Chamoionship Dubai Boxing Showdown, current champion Xiong Zhao Zhong from China and Filipino Denver Cuello Singwangcha battle it out. Dhs250 (silver), Dhs750 (gold), Dhs12,500 (platinum). Hall 8, Dubai World Trade Centre, www.wbcdubai.com (055 265 8047).
An alternative season closing: Top underground night Dust moves back indoors for its final night of the season, with DJs Ben Sun and Tyson Ballard guesting from the UK. Dhs75. 10pm-3am. The Q Underground, Holiday Inn Al Barsha (04 323 4333).