5 things to do today in Dubai

Get stuck into The Sand Pit or attend a yoga workshop

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Things to do on April 17:

It’s Aurora’s Journey Thru House
The third in Zero Gravity’s series of day-to-night parties reunites Ibiza legends Brandon Block (pictured) and Alex P to fill the dancefloor.
Free for gets before 10pm, Dhs100 thereafter, free for ladies before midnight, Dhs100 thereafter. 3pm-3am. Zero Gravity, near SkyDive Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 399 0009).

Get stuck into The Sand Pit
This fun, untimed 10km obstacle course is all about taking part and helping your fellow runners through it. Sign up online to participate.
Dhs360. Dhs10 for spectators. 7am. Al Barari, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, www.thesandpitrun.com (04 452 6128).

Attend a yoga workshop
Taking place over two days, these playful workshops held by Jeff Phenix will look at how to evolve your experience and practise of yoga. The workshops are open to all levels except complete beginners.
Dhs275 per session, Dhs450 per day, Dhs900 full two-day workshop. April 17-18, noon-2.45pm. Zen Yoga, Building 10, Dubai Media City, www.yoga.ae (04 367 0435).

Enjoy carnival time at Chamas
Every third Friday of the month, Chamas Churrascaria and Bar will host the carnival brunch, with Brazilian food, beverages
and entertainment.
Dhs295 per person. Fri noon-4pm. Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road. (800 276 963).

Post-brunch Friday Drunch
Enjoy unlimited drinks with the backdrop of a live band at Friday Drunch.
Dhs175 per person. 3.30pm-6.30pm. Ongoing. UBK, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).

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