5 things to do today

See work of Palestinian artist or celebrate Russian Christmas

Things to do today, The Knowledge
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See the work of cutting-edge Palestinian artist Jeffar KhaldI: Khaldi uses paint and spray paint on paper: in one piece he fuses images of Libyan rebels with stills from the movie Mad Max.
Free. Until January 12. Gallery IVDE, Street 8, Al Serkal Avenue, Al Quoz 1 (04 323 5052).

A picnic brunch at Al Badia Golf Club: Enjoy fine dining outdoors. Guests are handed an authentic wicker picnic basket on arrival and can feast from live cooking stations.
Dhs225 (soft drinks), Dhs395 (selected house beverages), Dhs550 (premium bubbly), Dhs895 (premium pink bubbly). Noon-4pm. Ongoing. Al Badia Golf Club by InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).

Celebrate Russian Christmas: Experience Christmas in Moscow – Dubai-style. The brunch features outdoor dining and cooking stations offering the festive flavours of Russia.
Dhs199 (soft drinks), Dhs299 (selected house beverages and bubbly), free for children aged 12 and under. 12.30pm-4pm. The Talk Restaurant & Lounge, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 449 8888).

Try flamenco classes at Latin Soul: Ever wanted to try a different kind of dance? Learn how to dance traditional Spanish flamenco with instructor Milla. Cha-cha-cha!
Dhs80 per session, Dhs350 for a package of five classes. From 9pm. Latin Soul Dubai, Studio 106, Icon Tower, TECOM (04 450 8476).

Step to it with Masterstepz: Rare is launching a new urban night, with a set from the UK’s DJ Masterstepz.
Free. 9pm-3am. Rare: The Place, Media Rotana, TECOM (055 505 7580).

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