See the Red Bull Car Park Drift Finals: This exhilarating show will see the Middle East’s top drifters going full throttle at Meydan. Spectators will be treated to an evening of skilful and exciting driving. Free. 8pm. Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba, www.redbull.com.
Run 4.5km with Zabeel Club: Women of all abilities aged 15 and up can take part in the first ladies-only run, which will take place around the running track at Zabeel Park. Dhs150. 8am. Gate 3, Zabeel Park, Al Jafiliya (050 855 2415).
Head to Sunny Vibe Up: Watch DJ Format of Deep Crates Cartel spin a fusion of funk, soul, hip-hop and Latin. Free entry before 5.30pm. Dhs85 entry plus welcome drink before 9pm. 3pm-2am. Dusk Terrace, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (055 418 6265).
Shop at a festive night market: Hosted by Dubai 92’s Catboy and Geordiebird, Jumeirah English Speaking School is the place to head for a family-friendly festive market. Shop from a range of crafts, visit Santa’s Grotto and enjoy the entertainment. Free. 3.30pm-7.30pm. Jumeirah English Speaking School, near Safa Park, www.facebook.com/jessnightmarket.
Sing along to Queen hits: Watch the 16-strong band made up of stars from the London West End musical We Will Rock You – Rachael Wooding (Scaramouche), Ricardo Afonso (Galileo), Peter Eldridge (P Puff Diddy) and Jenna Lee-James (Killer Queen). The 46-piece UAE National Symphony Orchestra will also feature. Dhs195-395. 7pm-midnight. Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City. www.timeouttickets.com