Friday, November 8
Find cool gifts at ARTE Market: Browse the hand-made wares, jewellery, art and other bits and pieces created by more than 1,800 eclectic artisans.
Free. Noon-7pm. ARTE Market, Dubai Festival City Mall (04 341 8020).
Watch a stunning car parade: The Dubai Grand Parade is one of the big events of this year’s Dubai Motor Show. Expect to see super, modified, classic, unique and police cars form the procession through the city.
Free. Route runs throughout the city, from Dubai World Trade Centre to DIFC. www.dubaigrandparade.com.
Marvel at fireworks for Bonfire Night: Emirates Golf Club marks Bonfire Night with a fireworks extravaganza, complete with magic and entertainment for the whole family.
Dhs150 (adults), Dhs75 (kids). 5pm-8pm. Emirates Living (04 380 1234).
Learn the Italian meaning of ‘stella’: The Italian Cuisine World Summit hits Dubai for the first time this week, with the aim of becoming an annual fixture. It brings 15 Italian chefs to Dubai with 25 Michelin stars between them, cooking in restaurants such as Roberto’s, Ronda Locatelli and BiCE.
Prices and times vary. Until November 10. www.dubaisummit.itchefs-gvci.com.
Party in a car park: A special Unite All Originals event is taking place in the car park of the Media One Hotel, where you can expect local and international DJs, including DJ Scratch, and other performers.
Dhs100 (free before 8pm). Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).