Things to do on March 3:
Be literary: Check out events at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, with more than 120 authors, writers and speakers from 25 countries taking part.
Prices and times vary. InterContinental Dubai Festival City (04 353 4002).
Go to the Boat Show: Check out the latest in nautical technology and design at the Dubai International Boat Show. See an exciting array of yachts and super yachts and attend expert talks. Register online to attend.
Free. Daily, 3pm-9.30pm. Until March 7. Dubai International Marine Club, Dubai Marina, www.boatshowdubai.com (04 308 6430).
Enjoy Select Tuesdays: Enjoy hip-hop, house, dubstep and mashups from DJ Bliss and DJ Keza.
Free. 11pm-3am. Pacha Ibiza Dubai, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (050 354 3131).
Shop at Essentially: To celebrate turning two, raw and organic juice company Essentially has had a makeover. Check out the new easier-to-navigate online shop.
Take the kids to Baby Proms, Meeting Mozart: Book tickets for this upcoming classical music concert by the Sydney Opera House. Featuring lots of interaction, the performance lasts 50 minutes and is suitable for ages two and over.
Price to be confirmed. March 22-23, Al Jalila Cultural Centre, Umm Suqeim, www.artforall.ae (050 880 5074).