Dance to Dimitri From Paris at Pacha or adopt a cat from 38 Smiles
Time Out Dubai staff
Things to do on May 8:
Dance to Dimitri From Paris at Pacha: Dimitri From Paris plays the main room, with DJ Da Sunlounge playing on the rooftop. Free for ladies before midnight, Dhs150 for all (including one drink). 7pm-3am. Pacha Ibiza Dubai, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 567 0000).
Adopt a cat from 38 Smiles: Attend this adoption day to find out about good pet ownership and give one of the city’s stray cats or kittens a permanent home. Potential adopters should bring valid ID and a pet carrier. Free to attend. 3pm-6pm. The Pet Shop Creatures Oasis, 31a street, Jumeirah 1, www.38smiles.com (no number).
Watch It Follows in cinemas: Directed by David Robert Mitchell, this thriller full of shocks has been a cult hit in America and is now released in the UAE. Starring Maika Monroe, Keir Gilchrist and Olivia Luccardi, the story centres on a young girl who is followed by a haunting, unknown force. Out in cinemas across the UAE from Thursday May 7.
Go to ‘Finest Friday’: Enjoy a night of techno and house beats with DJs François K, Cosmin TRG, Ryan Elliott and more at Analog Room’s opening of ‘Finest Friday’. Dhs150. 6pm-3am. Level 41, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (050 883 3172).
Experience Maifest: It’s the last two days of the summer celebration of traditional German food, hops and music. Dining is à la carte, except for Saturday brunch. Sat brunch: Dhs180 (food only), Dhs240 (house beverages). Wed-Sat 7pm-1am. Until May 9. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2222).