Things to do on May 2:
Audio Tonic is eight with Lee Curtiss: To celebrate eight years dominating the city’s house scene at one of Dubai’s most iconic nightspots, Audio Tonic brings in Visionquest big hitter Lee Curtiss for a guest DJ set.
Free (guestlist recommended). 4pm-3am. 360°, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (056 682 6617).
Browse one-off finds at Arte market: Head down to Times Square Centre from lunchtime to bag hand-made products such as funky baby clothes, art and photography.
Free. Noon-9pm. Until May 2. Dubai Festival City Mall, www.arte.ae (no number).
See a movie by a pool: Enjoy a chilled Friday by the pool watching Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King under the stars at Emirates Golf Club.
Free. 7pm. Until May 30. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills, www.dubaigolf.com (04 417 9999).
Laugh away at Ardal O’Hanlon: Better known to British audiences as Father Dougal McGuire from TV hit comedy series Father Ted, Ardal O’Hanlon hosts an evening of stand-up in Dubai. Expect observational belly laughs and Irish humour.
Dhs125. From 8pm. Almas Tower, JLT, www.timeouttickets.com
Party on a yacht: UK clubbing brand Poshfunk hosts a boat party on board what is touted as the Marina’s largest yacht. Expect four hours of deep house, R&B and UK garage from DJs James O’Hara, Nappa, Benni T and Masterstepz.
Reservations only. 1pm-5pm. Monalisa yacht, leaving from Dubai Marina (056 694 4538).