5 things to do today in Dubai

Don’t miss Paolo Nutini live or get dressed up for Comic Con

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Things to do on April 10:

Don’t miss Paolo Nutini live
The Scottish singer returns to Dubai to entertain fans with his new album Caustic Love and hit songs ‘Pencil Full of Lead’, ‘Iron Sky’ and ‘New Shoes’.
Dhs295-900. 7pm-midnight. Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City (04 368 9977).

Get dressed up for Comic Con
Go as your favourite comic book, TV or movie character and meet stars including Star Trek’s William Shatner, Gillian Anderson of The X-Files fame and Karl Urban from The Lord of The Rings.
Dhs130-600. noon-10pm. Until April 11. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 447 4344).

Cheer on the polo
Beach Polo Cup Dubai attracts athletes from around the world as well as top Emirati players. Now in its 11th year, it promises to be a fun, sociable sporting event.
From Dhs75. 4.30pm-9pm. Until April 11. Al Sufouh Road, near SkyDive Dubai, www.beachpolo.net (04 340 8589).

Glow for it at the Neo Run
Take part in this wacky glow-in-the-dark 5km race. It’s the first of its kind in the UAE and will bring runners together, in the dark, complete with glow sticks and fancy dress. And there’s an after-party, too. Register online to participate.
Dhs165. 7pm. Dubai Autodrome, Dubai Motor City, www.neorun.com (no number).

Visit BoxPark
From today until April 11 interdisciplinary artist Noush like Sploosh will create an inspiring, “on the spot” installation with the recycled pieces at the concept. The innovative ‘art sculpture’ will be on display at the asset until April 21.
Al Wasl Road 800-637227 (800 MERAAS)

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