5 things to do today in Dubai

Check out a slew of Islamic Art or play in the Football Nations Cup

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Saturday, August 17

Check out a slew of Islamic Art: Head to The Ara Gallery to see the work of 12 talented calligraphers.
The Ara Gallery, Burj Plaza, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Blvd, Downtown (04 454 2784).

Attend a Wheels of Life workshop at Illuminations: This chakra workshop promises to give you a complete understanding on how energy influences and governs the functioning of your inner and outer self.
Dhs399. 2pm-6pm. Illuminations, 409, Fortune Executive Towers, Cluster T, Plot T1, JLT (04 448 7043).

Play in the Football Nations Cup: Battle it out in this football tournament. Teams must field a minimum of three players, who must have the same passport from their own country.
Dhs150 individual, Dhs1,000 team. 10am-4pm. Dubai Sports World, Dubai World Trade Centre, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).

Go to the circus: See contemporary Canadian circus Cirque Éloize with its latest urban-dance inspired show iD.
Dhs150. 8pm-10pm. Dhs150. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 457 3212).

Yin and yang hour at Blue Jade: Offer includes Miyagi oysters with fruit-infused Japanese beverages.
Dhs100 per person. Until August 31. Tue-Sun 5pm-8pm. Until August 31. Ritz Carlton JBR, Dubai Marina (04 318 6150).

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