Things to do on May 27:
Book for the Dubai Desert Road Race
Sign up for the race of the season, taking place on Saturday June 6. It features a 10km and a 3km fun run (both timed) and there will be trophies for the top three in both distances.
Dhs50 (3km), Dhs85 (10km). Sat June 6, 6am. The Sevens Stadium, Dubai-Al Ain Road, www.premieronline.com (050 624 5095).
Check out ‘Brazilian Art Exhibition’
This exhibition features the works of some of Brazil’s best painters and sculptors.
Until May 30. Gallery 76, Dubai International Art Centre, Villa 27, Street 75b, off Jumeirah Beach Road (04 344 4398).
Dance to DJ Babey Drew
The American rapper, producer and DJ who has toured with Chris Brown will perform a live set at Rosay Wednesdays.
Free for ladies before 12.30am, Dhs200 for all. 10pm-3am. Cavalli Club, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 9260).
Retreat at Talise Spa
Book in for this retreat, which includes five yoga sessions, a detox juicing class, two breakfasts, one two-hour spa treatment per person, two infrared sauna sessions and full access to the Madinat Jumeirah beach. There’s also the option of staying two nights for the duration of the weekend (for an additional Dhs1,500 per night).
Dhs1,590. May 28-30. Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6818).
Eat wagyu beef at Benihana
The Japanese restaurant’s wagyu beef promotion ends this week.
Dhs490 (at the table). Dhs510 (at the teppanyaki tables). Sun-Wed 5pm-midnight, Thu-Sat 12.30pm-12.30am. Until May 31. Amwaj Rotana, The Walk, JBR (04 428 2000).