5 things to do today

See Woody Allen Oscar-winner or start on your World Cup outfit

The Knowledge
Monday 12

Make a start on your Dubai World Cup outfit: Collars & Cuffs offers bespoke garments for him and her in quality Italian and English fabrics. Get your race attire sorted early.
Collars & Cuffs, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah 3 (04 380 8283).

View a collection of Middle Eastern works: The ‘Samawi Collection II’ will feature over 60 contemporary Middle Eastern works, as well as three installations from the private collections of Khaled and Hisham Samawi.
Free. Until April 26. Ayyam Art Center, Alserkal Avenue, Street 8, Al Quoz 1 (04 323 6242).

Watch Woody Allen’s Oscar-winning latest: Three months after originally being slated for UAE release, Woody Allen’s return to form Midnight in Paris is finally set to hit Dubai’s screens.
At cinemas across the UAE.

Finish the day with curry and a pint: Try Links’s new curry night and feast on fine food.
Prices start at Dhs75 per person. 6pm-10.30pm. The Address Montgomerie Dubai (04 390 5600).

Fun at Fun City, Lamcy Plaza: Take the little monsters for a session at Lou Lou al Dugongs – a multi-faceted edutainment centre with water play, sand play, a jungle gym, soft play, a mini supermarket, little ones library and free tot cooking classes laid on every hour. For Dhs35 a pop at the door and no additional costs, it’s brilliant value for parents who want their kids entertained all afternoon. Suitable for children aged two to 10. And there’s a sanity saving café so you can sit down and relax too.
Dhs20 (per hour on weekdays only), Dhs40 (for all day play on weekdays only). Open 10am-10.30pm. Ongoing. www.funcity.ae (04 335 2700).

The break will last from Monday August 20 until Wednesday August 22

Eid is expected to fall on Tuesday August 21 and run until Friday August 24

Find some of the top spots to celebrate the special occasion

Public parking will be free across the city next week

Denzel Washington makes a comeback, a huge shark wreaks havoc and our favourite honey-loving bear is as adorable as ever

Meydan Racecourse will host the two-day electronic music festival

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