Wednesday, June 19
Go to a funky album launch party: Bull Funk Zoo celebrate the release of their debut LP, with support from fellow local acts.
Free. 7pm. Jambase, Souk Madinat (04 366 6730).
Get choosey at Seafood Market: Check out the live Devon crab special this summer, which lets you choose your crustacean and then your cooking style from a varied list.
Dhs380 per kg. Daily 12.30pm-5pm, 7.30pm-11.30pm. Until July 31. Le Méridien Dubai, Airport Road (04 702 2490).
Join a new softball league: Duplays’ Two Balls & a Strike III league starts up today, and is open to mixed teams looking to play softball at a recreational level.
Dhs320 individual, Dhs3,200 team. Wed 7pm-10pm. Until August 7. Metropolitan Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Meet members of Dubai’s Slow Food movement: Members of the Dubai branch of the international Slow Food movement meet for a traditional Emirati meal, and will discuss future activities and plans for spreading the word. Join the group’s page to reserve your place.
Dhs125 per person. From 7pm. Al Fanar Restaurant, Dubai Festival City, www.meetup.com/slow-food-dubai (no number).
Hear some songwriters sing: A selection of upcoming UAE talents perform intimate acoustic sets at this electic singer-songwriters’ showcase.
Free. 7.30pm. The Pavilion, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 447 7025).