Things to do on September 4:
Check out Schooly at House of Afrika: Schooly will be throwing down a deep afro-soul set for the House of Afrika crowd with support from James Justin and Cory Centric.
Free. 8pm-3am. Level 41, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Sign up for The Contagion Run: This wacky race returns to Dubai over the Halloween weekend. This year, the event is open to youngsters aged 13, and organiser’s plan to have more family-focused runs, too. Register online now to participate.
Dhs250. October 30, 4pm. Nad Al Sheba Cycle Park, Nad Al Sheba, www.premieronline.com.
Watch Ricki and the Flash: This weekend, head to the movies to see Meryl Streep star as rocker Ricki, who gave up everything to pursue her dream of rock ’n’ roll stardom.
Out in cinemas across Dubai from Thursday September 3.
Have a ‘His and Hers’ meal: This three-course set menu at The Rib Room is designed for couples to share. It includes a welcome drink and parting gift for her.
Dhs620 per couple. Daily 7pm-11pm. Until September 30. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).
Catch DJ Target live: DJ Target from BBC radio’s 1Xtra will play a mash-up of urban, R&B, hip-hop, UK garage and funky house. Ladies get two free drinks until midnight. Local support from DJs Brooklyn and Shero.
Dhs100. 10pm-3am. N’Dulge Club, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (050 738 1388).