Things to do on February 27:
Don’t miss Mr. Scruff at Zero Gravity: Aurora presents Mr. Scruff, who will perform a rare five-hour set.
Free before 10pm for gents, Dhs100 after; free for ladies before midnight, Dhs100 after. 2pm-3am. Zero Gravity, SkyDive Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 399 0009).
Take on the Challenge: Sign up for Challenge Dubai, a new triathlon event. Athletes will swim 1.9km, ride 90km and run 21km, finishing at Jumeirah Beach Park.
Dhs1,100 per person, Dhs1,500 team. 6.45am. Jumeirah Beach, www.challenge-dubai.com.
Try traditional eats at Made In Dubai: Head to Zabeel Park and join in this spotlight on Emirati food, showcasing as many as 96 of the nation’s favourite dishes.
Dhs5 to enter Zabeel Park. Fri-Sat 10am-9pm. Until February 28. Zabeel Park, www.dubaifoodfestival.com.
Dine on dim sum at The Royal Budha: Enjoy unlimited steamed delicacies, freshly made in-house and served from the trolley. There is also a happy hour on selected beverages on Fridays from noon-6pm.
Dhs78 per person (unlimited dim sum and speciality tea). Fri noon-midnight. Ongoing. Holiday Inn Dubai, Al Barsha (04 323 4333).
Check out Sugar Beach at Barasti: Hideo Kobayashi, one of Japan’s most prolific electronic music producers, will perform a live set from 3pm until 6pm. Marty Metcalf, DJ Venus, Berry Latte, Just Lance, Tom Ferguson and Marc T take over after 6pm.
Free. 3pm-3am. Le Méridian Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road (04 318 1313).