Head to Anise’s farmers’ market or take the family to a music festival
Time Out Dubai staff
Things to do on February 28:
Head to Anise’s farmers’ market: This DFF event recreates a farmers’ market experience with a selection of seasonal and local ingredients prepared in the restaurant. Dhs175 per person (soft drinks). 1pm-4pm. InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).
Adopt a kitten from Feline Friends:
Get a furry addition to your family at this cat adoption day. Adopters should be over 21 with a valid Emirates ID. Take a cat carrier. Free to attend. 1pm-4pm. The Pet Shop Creatures Oasis, Jumeirah 1, www.felinefriendsdubai.com (050 451 0058).
Feast on paella:
Head down to Casa de Tapas today to take advantage of the restaurant’s two-for-one offer on paella and Spanish beverages (excluding sparkling grape). From Dhs55 per person. Noon-midnight. Ongoing. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 416 1800).
Take the family to a music festival: Enjoy hula hooping, face painting, bouncy castles, yoga and Pilates classes alongside electronic music by international DJs and picnic options at Piknic Electronik Dubai. Dhs150, free for kids under 12. 1pm-10pm. Pitch 2, Sports Village, Dubai Sports City, www.piknicelectronik.ae.
Drumming workshops for kids: Have you got a house full of noisy kids? Send that ‘noise’ out for the morning to a new community drum circle run by Dubai Drums. Held at its studio in Al Quoz, there are classes for two age groups that will teach children the universal language of rhythm. Dhs60 per child, Dhs25 per adult. Sat 10am-11am (six years and under), 11.20am-12.20pm (seven to 11 years). Ongoing. Dubai Drums, Al Quoz, www.dubaidrums.com (04 347 4790/04 744 2129).