Things to do on August 29:
Learn the art of back-bending
This one-off class is hosted by Laura Farrier and requires some previous yoga experience. It looks at various poses and how to go into them safely, with particular attention to breathing and opening up the upper and middle back.
Dhs125. Noon-1.30pm. Zen Yoga, Dubai Media City (04 367 0435).
Listen to classic house music
The party starts from 4pm with a pre-party brunch with DJ Dan Chadwick. The main act will see K-Klass perform a DJ set and live PA with fl oor fi llers ‘Rhythm is a Mystery’, ‘Let Me Show You’, ‘Finally’ and ‘Two Can Play That Game.’
Free. 4pm-3am. Story Rooftop Lounge, Holiday Inn, Knowledge Village (04 365 9911).
Watch ONE MMA Championship
Asia’s biggest mixed martial arts event comes to Dubai World Trade Centre, with nine international fights.
Dhs150-Dhs2,000. 6pm-midnight. Sheikh Rashid Hall, Dubai World Trade Centre, www.facebook.com/onefcmma.
Breakthrough You talent showcase
Watch some of Dubai’s best undiscovered performance artists at this night of music, comedy, dance and drama.
Dhs50. 8pm-10pm. Courtyard Playhouse, Al Quoz, www.courtyardplayhouse.com (052 779 0077).
See Kid Ink perform live
Notorious American rapper Kid Ink will perform his chart-topping hits such as ‘Almost Home’ and ‘Show Me’, for the second time this year. He has collaborated with A-list acts such as French Montana, Chris Brown and Sean Kingston.
Free (reservations required). 10pm-3am. People by Crystal, Raffl es Dubai, Wafi , Oud Metha (050 297 2097).