5 things to do today

Watch the Eagles or run a Vertical Marathon

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Thursday, April 12

Watch the Eagles soar in Dubai: The legendary foursome head to Dubai to rock the Sevens stadium. Will one of the most successful acts of all time close with ‘Hotel California’? Here’s hoping.
Dhs350-750. 6pm. The Sevens stadium, Dubai-Al Ain Road, www.timeouttickets.com

Run a Vertical Marathon: Up to 200 runners will ascend 1,334 stairs to the 52nd floor of Emirates Towers for this event in aid of Médecins Sans Frontières.
Dhs500 per adult, Dhs350 per child. Sign in 6.30am, race starts 8am. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, www.dubaiverticalmarathon.org (04 457 9255).

Eat cheese and sup grape: Cheese connoisseurs are invited to savour unlimited cheese and condiments at Mazina, plus two glasses of selected beverages.
Dhs130 (includes two glasses of grape). 6.30pm-9pm. Ongoing. The Address Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).

Sample the taste of Africa: Feast on fresh seafood, spicy favourites and meat grills, prepared in an African style.
Dhs165 (soft drinks), Dhs225 (house beverages), free for children aged 12 and under. 6.30pm-11pm. Until June 30. The Talk Restaurant, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach (04 449 8888).

Meet footie legend ‘Razor’ Ruddock: Time Out columnist Rob McCaffrey hosts an evening of sporting mirth with retired English footballer Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock.
Free. From 9pm. West Beach Bistro, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 449 8888).

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