5 things to do today in Dubai

Try Mexican cooking class at Scafa or stay fit after dark

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Wednesday, July 24

Mexican cooking class at Scafa: The cooking academy’s regular Wednesday class for couples features a lesson in on-trend Latin food.
Dhs500 per couple (including dinner). 6.45pm-10pm. Cluster 1, JLT (04 379 4044).

Admire award-winning photography: Photomentaries is an exhibition of the winners of and shortlisted entrants in a competition based on the theme of celebrating Arab culture.
Gulf Photo Plus, Street 8, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 380 8545).

Stay fit after dark: Peddle, jog, rollerblade or walk your way around the Dubai Autodrome with Revolution Nights at the track. All cyclists must wear a helmet.
Free. Wed 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. Dubai Autodrome, Motor City (04 369 7441).

Break the fast with a cultural community group: Members of Meetup community group Culture in the UAE get together to break their fast at an Emirati-style iftar, enjoyed while sitting in a group on the floor, and learn more about local traditions during the Holy Month.
Dhs135. From 7pm. World Trade Club, Trade Centre tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.meetup.com/culturesintheuae (no number).

Iftar in a pop up: The Almas Lounge is a huge iftar tent in the heart of Dubai Media City, offering an international buffet and live music. Later in the evening an a la carte suhoor is available.
Dhs145 per person inclusive of water and fresh juices. 7pm-9pm (Iftar); 9pm-3am (Suhoor). Dubai Media City Amphitheatre (055 588 8134).

Dubai’s popular Italian joint is getting a “cheesy facelift”

Don't miss last remaining places in 5,000-strong ambassador team

Entering couldn’t be easier…

Sponsored: Tickets to the five-day festival of music and culture are now on sale

FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai launches exclusive new club

A kid accidentally calls in the universe’s deadliest hunter, the world’s clumsiest spy is out to save the world again and Blake Lively has a ‘simple’ favour to ask

Newsletters

Follow us