Friday, October 18
Enjoy a Bavarian-style brunch: This Oktoberfest, dine in an air-conditioned tent serving German specials. Fridays at the Grand Hyatt feature a Bavarian brunch deal, priced à la carte.
Prices vary. 12.30pm-4pm. Until November 1. Grand Hyatt (04 317 2271).
Join the ABRaS Mina 10k or 3k: The first event in the three-race series, the course around Mina Seyahi is described as ‘easy’, and with temperatures now comfortable before 8am, it’s a cool morning outing.
Dhs140. From 7am. Mina Seyahi Hotel & Resort, Dubai Marina, www.premiermarathons.com (no number).
Feminist-inspired art: Aidan Salakhova’s sculptures, drawings and paintings explore the theme of feminine identity within an Islamic context and are influenced by her Western feminist ideas along with her Azerbaijani background and Eastern European upbringing.
Until November 7. Cuadro Fine Art Gallery, DIFC (04 425 0400).
See Public Enemy’s DJ Lord: Member of rap outfit Public Enemy, DJ Lord will be jetting over to work his magic on the decks for an evening of hip-hop tunes.
Dhs100. 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (050 725 8277).
Dance at XL’s pool party: DJ Mercer will be on the decks with support from DJ Pro-Moe, S3rHan and Danny Whitlock.
Dhs100 (early bird), Dhs150 (door), free for ladies before 6pm, gents before 8pm. Noon-3am. XL Beach Club, The Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina www.timeouttickets.com