5 things to do today in Dubai

Watch a horse race at Meydan or dance your socks off at Catwalk

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Thursday, November 7

Watch a horse race at Meydan: Racing returns to Meydan, with world-class jockeys and horses marking the beginning of the 2013/14 season.
Free. From 6.30pm. Meydan Grandstand and Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba (04 327 2110).

See DJs on deck duty at Adidas: Shop for old-school inspired threads and see DJs BFG and Fever and local Adidas Originals Ambassadors on the decks to celebrate the launch of the Unite All Originals campaign.
Free. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Adidas Originals, The Dubai Mall (04 434 0836).

Catch art at Alliance Française: This show features nine different artists’ colourful interpretations of women.
Until November 26. Alliance Française Dubai, Oud Metha, Bur Dubai (04 335 8712).

A late RSVP to the Diwali party: In case you have not yet had a chance to celebrate the festival of lights, make your way to Armani/Amal for the last night of their special Diwali degustation menu.
Dhs325 per person. Daily 7pm-11pm. Until November 7. Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).

Dance your socks off at Catwalk: Dubstep outfit Kryptic Minds and drum and base masters Bifidus Aktif hit the decks to delight the crowd at Catwalk.
Dhs100. 10pm-3am. Catwalk, Golden Tulip Al Barsha, Al Barsha (050 917 5432).

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