Things to do on December 18:
Have a night out at the races: Head to Meydan for a night of top quality racing. This event is the fourth race of the season, and fans will see some of the best local and regional horses and their jockeys race for a spot in the Dubai World Cup.
Free. 6.45pm. Meydan Grandstand and Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba, www.dubaiworldcup.com (04 327 0077).
Watch Night at the Museum 3: Starring Ben Stiller, Rebel Wilson and the late, great Robin Williams, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb takes the action from New York to London, where the artefacts come to life.
In cinemas across Dubai.
Dine on Stage2’s seafood pairing: Diners get a selection of seafood and grape.
Dhs125 per person (three glasses of grape). 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. Vida Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 6827).
Have a Latin night out: Get into the spirit of Latino dance with Dubai’s favourite professional Salsa duo James and Alex. The first night of the two-day event kicks off with the Burlesque-themed Sensual Night, filled with Kizomba, Bachata, Zouk and Salsa.
Dhs95. 10pm-3am. Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba (04 447 0773).
Catch David Guetta live: DJ and producer David Guetta plays Atlantis Beach with support from local DJs David da Luca, Natalie Brogan and Hollaphonic.
Dhs275-450. 7pm-3am. Atlantis Beach, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah. www.timeouttickets.com