We preview this Indian food festival, February 20-22
Prepare to be surrounded by the rich flavours and vibrant colours of the southern Indian state of Kerala during this three-day event. Taking place at Oud Metha’s Wonderland, in the shadow of the Grand Hyatt Dubai, the Keralan food fair will include a home cooking competition as well as live cooking stations serving up cuisine from the three provinces of Malabar, Kochi and Travancore. There’s also the chance to pick up handicrafts from the region and peruse an art exhibition, as well as learn more about visiting Kerala and even buying property. Throughout the weekend, there will be live music, dancers and competitions. Dhs25. Thu 2pm-midnight, Fri 10am-11pm, Sat 2pm-midnight. Oud Metha, www.grandkeralafestivaluae.com.