Friday, November 15
Get funky with Jamiroquai tonight: Jamiroquai and Nile Rodgers will be sharing the bill with the likes of Basement Jaxx and Rudimental for the latest instalment of Dubai’s biggest beach festival.
Dhs295-500. 3pm-3am. Atlantis Beach,Palm Jumeirah. www.timeouttickets.com
Take on the desert stinker run: The Urban-Ultra Desert Stinker is back. Participants choose a distance of 10km or 20km, which they run in the dark on a flat course on Friday night, before camping the night (no shower, hence the ‘stinker’) and rising early to run the same distance over the dunes on Saturday morning. Not for the faint-hearted.
Dhs200. From 7.30pm. Bab Al Shams Desert Camp, www.premiermarathons.com
Pick up party threads at Ted Baker: The British designer label launches its winter holiday collection, featuring plenty of sequins, lace, beaded detailing and frills.
From Dhs925 to Dhs3,095. Ted Baker. The Dubai Mall, www.thedubaimall.com (04 434 0623).
Attend Table 9’s end of an era closing party: Chefs Nick and Scott have launched a one-off set menu, which features a selection of four courses from their menu hall of fame over the past two years.
Dhs275 per person. Daily 6.30pm-midnight.Until November 30. Hilton Dubai Creek, Deira (04 212 7551).
See Alicia Keys: The pop megastar will be performing a special concert at Dubai Media City with support from Jason Derulo.
Dhs295-1,295. 9pm. Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City. www.timeouttickets.com