Two must-see shows at The Pavilion: Turkish artist Ergin Cavsoglu’s solo show, ‘Dust Breeding’ (above), consists of a large-scale perspective floor drawing, while Carolin Kropff’s exhibition, entitled ‘Uber Construction’, is a collection of photographs. Both touch on the vast rate of expansion within the UAE.
Carolin Kropff until October 30, Ergin Cavsoglu until December 2. The Pavilion, Downtown Dubai, www.pavilion.ae (050 644 1304).
Enjoy happy hour at Vintage: Get 40 per cent off selected grape beverages at this sophisticated spot.
5pm-8pm. Ongoing. Wafi, Oud Metha (04 324 4100).
Get zesty at Four Points by Sheraton: Sample dishes such as roasted baby chicken with spices, pimento couscous and vegetable kebab, and chargrilled Moroccan chicken infused with nutmeg, honey, raisins and herbs.
From Dhs64-Dhs80. 6pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 316 9711).
Seafood and sushi at The Talk: The Talk starts its new Sunday night promotion – spiced fish and shellfish straight from the grill, or fresh, succulent sushi prepared on-site.
Dhs165, Dhs230 (selected beverages). 6.30pm-11pm. Until October 31. The Talk, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach (04 449 8888).
Dive in at Aquaventure: Cool off this week at one the world’s most impressive waterparks. With dozens of huge slides, wet play areas and splashy rides spread over 170,000 sq m, there’s no way the kids will get bored. And there are plenty of pools in which mum and dad can relax, so it’s a win-win situation for the whole family.
Dhs200 (adults), Dhs165 (children). Open daily 9.45am-6.30pm. Atlantis, Palm Jumeirah, www.atlantisthepalm.com (04 426 0000).