5 things to do today

Hear Friendly Fires’ DJ picks or find a hat for Dubai World Cup

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Thursday, March 22

Listen to Friendly Fires’ DJ picks: Members of British indie-electro group Friendly Fires fly over to share their record collection.
Dhs100-Dhs130. 10pm-3am. Trilogy, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (050 624 5751).

Find a show-stopping hat in time for Dubai World Cup: The BurJuman International Millinery Exhibition will showcase the elaborate hats, fascinators and headpieces of the world’s most coveted milliners including Marilena Romeo and Walter Wright Ltd. Still worth checking out even if you don’t plan to buy.
Until March 31. 10am-10pm. BurJuman, South Village (04 353 0222).

Check out international artists and galleries at Art Dubai: This week, 75 galleries from 32 countries will attend Art Dubai, while the free discussion-based Global Art Forum will run talks on literature, film, journalism and politics.
Dhs50; free for Global Art Forum_6 presentations. Open Wed 11.30am-5pm; Thu 2pm-9.30pm; Fri noon-5pm; Sat noon-5pm. Until March 24. Madinat Jumeirah (no number).

Enjoy an evening with Cara: Actress and vocalist Cara Roberts performs famous ballads while you enjoy a picnic.
Dhs175 per person (includes a picnic hamper for two). Doors open 7pm; show starts 8pm. Pyramids Rooftop Gardens, Wafi (04 324 4100).

Celebrate Iranian New Year in style: Stylish DJ Pierre Ravan spins at this intimate, high-end Iranian new year party at Okku.
Free (guestlist and reservations only). 7pm-3am The Monarch Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 142 8363).

Blue and white walkways have been installed in more places

Prepare for a 5km and 13km course at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Racecourse next month

HiU messenger is available for download for Etisalat customers

Get deals at restaurants including Zheng He’s and Palace Downtown

You’ll also get discounts at spas, bars and restaurants

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