5 things to do today

Learn how to cook Italian classics or catch a movie under the stars

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Monday, April 2

Revitalise with a carroty body wrap: Try the clay tea carrot wrap at Ahasees Spa, which claims to heal, nourish and relax.
Dhs450 for 60 minutes. Until April 30. Ahasees Spa, Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2333).

Visit a street fair: Check out open-air Downtown Dubai street fair ‘Life on the Boulevard’, featuring kiosks selling all sorts of treats.
Free. 2pm-10pm. Emaar Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (800 3822 46255).

Learn how to cook Italian classics: The BiCE Mare masterclass teaches participants how to cook pasta from scratch.
Dhs550 (includes a three-course lunch). First Monday of every month. Souk Al Bahar (04 423 0982).

Catch a movie under the stars: Tonight, Lakeview’s movie and sushi night will feature Mouse Hunt (7pm) and The Runaway Bride (9pm).
Dhs75 (food only). Ongoing. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).

Ceramic fun at Super Dooper: At a loose end and fancy hooking up with some other mums, but feel guilty about leaving your tot out of the fun? Thankfully, the organisers at Super Dooper have the answer. You can now bring your baby with you to the Dubai Marina centre, and they’ll be whisked into the toddler room for an hour while you can get creative and catch up with your mates over a welcome coffee.
Dhs79 (includes ceramic painting, coffee and an hour’s childcare). Mon and Wed 10am-1pm. Damac Waves building, Dubai Marina (04 454 8391).

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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