5 things to do today in Dubai

See Sans Soleil (Sunless) or test your general knowledge

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Things to do on August 19:

See Sans Soleil (Sunless): As part of the summer film series, watch documentary Sans Soleil (Sunless), directed by French filmmaker Chris Marker.
Free. Wed-Fri 7pm. Until August 21. A4 Space, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (050 556 9797).

Bag a bargain at DSS: Throughout Dubai Summer Surprises, stores in Dubai Marina Mall are offering discounts of up to 70 percent.
Until September 2. Dubai Marina Mall (04 436 1020).

Go to Stage 2’s cheese pairing night: Enjoy a buffet selection of cheese from around the world paired with three glasses of premium grape.
Dhs150 per person (three glasses of grape). Wed 6pm-9pm. Ongoing. Vida Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 6888).

Sign up for the football sevens: Get back outdoors for the footie season as the Duplays’ men’s seven-a-side league resumes. Wednesday nights are recreational. Sign up as a team or as an individual.
Dhs500 (individual), Dhs3,750 (team). 7pm-11pm. Dubai American Academy, Al Barsha, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).

Test your general knowledge: This pub quiz covers everything from geography and general knowledge to music, history and sport. There’s also a picture round, plus a rather unusual round involving plasticine.
Free. 8.30pm. Ongoing. The Underground Pub, Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 399 5000).

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