Saturday, April 21
Buy a week’s worth of fresh veg at Ripe Food Market: Pick up boxes of fresh fruit and vegetables.Smaller boxes can feed one to two people for a week, while larger boxes can feed a family.
Dhs80 (small), Dhs130 (large). Sat 9.30am-1pm. Ongoing. Dubai Garden Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.ripeme.com (04 340 0006).
Fly over to Dubai’s first Comic Con: Today is the second day of the inaugural Middle East Film and Comic Con, which will feature the best of global pop culture. Expect plenty of zany comic-inspired fancy dress.
Day passes from Dhs55. Noon-10pm. Dubai International Marine Club, www.timeouttickets.com
Dance to alternative tunes at 360°: Expect funk, Northern soul, ska, reggae, disco and hip hop alongside classic house at popular club night Eclectic Circles.
Free. 4pm-2am. Ongoing. 360°, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (056 682 6617).
Sizzle this Saturday at Ruth’s Chris: Enjoy steak in an atmosphere that would have suited the likes of Dean, Frank and Jimmy.
Dhs265 for three courses. 6.30pm-11.30pm. Ongoing. The Monarch Dubai (04 501 8666).
Salsa and dinner at Mahiki: This new event features a dinner to the sound of a live Cuban band, followed by salsa dancing.
Free. Food prices vary. 7pm-3am. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 380 7731).