5 things to do today

Watch a traditional dhow race or learn Hindi for free

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Saturday, May 26

Network with the city’s art experts: Meet art fans and pros at Pecha Kucha, an artistic community and networking evening.
7pm-11pm. Until May 26. The Pavilion, Emaar Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 447 7025).

Watch a traditional dhow race: See the last race of the watersports season at Dubai International Marine Club, in the shape of this long-distance traditional 60ft sailing contest.
Free. From 7am. Dubai International Marine Club, Mina Seyahi, Dubai Marina (04 405 8843).

Learn Hindi for free: The Eton Institute is offering a free Hindi course for Dubai residents for a limited period, with classes every Friday and Saturday. A great opportunity to try a new language and learn more about Indian culture.
Free. 3pm-4.30pm. Until June 9. Eton Institute, Knowledge Village, www.eton.ac (800 3866).

See The Gleek Club perform: A Glee tribute band will play at this waterside mall for the last time this evening. Prepare for vocals and dance routines to your favourite hits.
6pm, 7.30pm. Until May 26. Festival Square, Dubai Festival Centre (800 332).

Hear some hot beatboxing – and an eight-string guitar: Unusual UAE duo Few as Much combine the beatboxing skills of singer Shero with the guitar pyrotechnics of Zyriab.
Free. 8.45pm-1.45am. Ongoing. Jambase, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6730).

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