See a racing exhibition: This new show at Meydan Racecourse tells the story of Dubai’s horse racing heritage. Explore sporting artefacts and specially-commissioned video interviews. Free. Sat-Wed 9am-1pm, Thursday race nights 5pm-9pm. Meydan Grandstand & Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba (04 327 2110).
Dance to hip-hop:
Masterstepz and Shef Codes take to the decks for the weekly urban night. Free (reservations recommended) 10pm-3am. Cirque Le Soir, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 995 5400).
Catch a new flick:
Head to the cinema with your mates, get a bucket of popcorn and enjoy Kingsman: The Secret Service starring Colin Firth and Samuel L. Jackson. Out in cinemas across Dubai.
Pamper at Satori Spa: Enjoy the new 50-minute luxurious Royal Rose Cocoon treatment, which includes full-body exfoliation and an Ayurvedic scalp massage. Dhs425. Ongoing. Satori Spa, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, Al Qudra Road (04 809 6232).
Head out for a French dinner at Café Rouge: The long-standing French bistro chain has opened in Dubai. This child-friendly venue will offer all the French favourites such as steak frites and tarte tatin. Yum. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim, www.caferouge.ae (04 554 6438).