5 things to do today in Dubai

Enjoy iftar on the Palm at Zest or check out Calligraffiti

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Things to do on July 19:

Enjoy iftar on the Palm at Zest: This ambient restaurant offers both Arabic and continental food for iftar.
Dhs220. From sunset. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 440 1030).

Buy Frida Kahlo-inspired threads: The Queen of Spades summer collection features elements of folk art, Columbian crafts, embroidery and textiles, and takes inspiration from Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.
Queen of Spades, available at Galeries Lafayette, The Dubai Mall (04 339 9933).

Check out Calligraffiti: Feast your eyes on the first ever show devoted to this new style, which combines calligraphy with street art. Fifteen local and international artists showcase their works.
Until 31 July. Street Art Dubai, behind Jumeirah Mosque, Jumeirah (055 515 7976).

Join the book club: Discuss a variety of novels with other book lovers – this month’s read is Mort by Terry Pratchett. To attend, read the book and RSVP online.
Dhs30 annual membership fee. 7pm. BookMunch Café, Al Wasl Road, www.meetup.com/bibliophiles-dubai-book-club (no number).

Learn Brazilian capoeira at Miraman: Discover this explosive South American discipline with experienced tutor Nina Stone.
Dhs75 per session. Mon, Wed and Sat 8.30pm. Ongoing. Miraman Health Club, Al Joud Building, Al Quoz, www.miraman.ae (04 338 9148).

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