Things to do on March 20:
Enjoy Opera on the Beach: Spend an evening under the stars watching The Prince Consort, an ensemble of singers, combine operatic piano and vocals.
Dhs350-600. 7pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim. www.timeouttickets.com
Experience Dubai Festival of Lights: Watch Downtown Dubai go up in lights as Emaar’s ten-day festival of lights begins. The dazzling display will take place every evening from 7pm until midnight.
Free. 7pm-midnight. Until March 29. Downtown Dubai, www.mydowntowndubai.com.
Catch world-renowned divers: Watch British Olympic contender Tom Daley and other top international divers take to the boards at the Hamdan swimming complex for the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2014.
Dhs20. 5pm-8pm. Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Sports Complex, off Dubai Bypass Road www.fina.org (04 306 2690).
Lunch time at TOKO Dubai: The new joto lunch deal at this smart Australian import offers a three-course selection of dishes such as pan-fried scallop with sweet pickled apple and jalapeño garlic dressing, or smoked miso salmon.
Dhs125. Daily noon-3.15pm. Ongoing. Vida Downtown Dubai (04 442 8383).
Check out a horse show: In new show Cavalia, horses take centre stage alongside acrobats, aerialists and musicians.
From Dhs175. Shows at 5pm, 8pm and 9.30pm. Until March 28. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 341 7303).