5 things to do today in Dubai

Try the Mozart of mushrooms or take part in an aquathlon

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Saturday, November 9

Try the Mozart of mushrooms: Eat truffle teamed with other fungi cousins on Rodeo Grill’s special menu, which ends today.
Prices vary. Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until November 9. Al Bustan Rotana Dubai, Garhoud (04 282 0000).

Take part in an aquathlon: Choose from either a sprint, super sprint or Olympic distance in this run and swim event, with the chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip to the French Alps for a week.
Dhs175. From 7am. Mina A’Salam Hotel, Umm Suqeim, www.premiermarathons.com (050 657 5021).

Browse second-hand vinyl: A rarity for Dubai, a special second-hand vinyl market will be taking over DUCTAC’s piazza, with a selection of DJs spinning sets.
Free. Midday-7pm. DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 431 4777).

Join a new men’s football league: The Volkswagen men’s seven-a-side division two league kicks off today, running for six weeks.
Dhs350 individual, Dhs2,500 team. 7pm-11pm. Until December 14. Dubai American Academy, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).

Hunt for pre-loved finds: Head to the Dubai Flea Market and enjoy a fun family day out while you bag bargains.
2pm-9pm. Free entry. Promenade Courtyard, between Starbucks and Fitness First near Spinneys, Uptown Mirdif (055 452 6030).

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