5 things to do today in Dubai

Get your skates on or try free salsa sessions

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Things to do on September 21:

Get your skates on: Dubai’s very own Roller Derby is back for another season. This ladies-only session sees two teams of five gals on quad skates in what they call ‘jams’ – that last up to two minutes each for a tense, one-hour match.
Dhs50. Mon 8pm-9pm. Al Sufouh Secondary School For Girls, Jumeirah 3, www.dubairollerderby.com.

Free salsa sessions at Rock Bottom Café: Not only can all partygoers learn some new Latin moves at Rock Bottom Café’s free salsa lesson tonight, but ladies also get two free drinks. The house band Lockdown is there to provide the tunes.
Free. 8pm-1am. Rock Bottom Café, TECOM (04 450 0111).

Mondays Made Me:
Start the week off in style and listen to the sounds of deep house by Jubesp.
Free. Free (reservations recommended). 8pm-2am. Ongoing. Sass Café, Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC (04 352 7722).

Double Rainbow All The Way: For his second solo exhibition at Carbon 12, mixed media artist James Clar creates works that draw upon the blurred boundaries between the timeless digital world and the physical present one. Using humour and a sense of wonder, the pieces in Double Rainbow All The Way encourage a deeper questioning of technology’s influence on the nature of consciousness and our perceived shared reality.
New. Until November 7. Carbon 12, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 340 6016).

Premium Black Hair & Beauty Salon’s deals: Book the Nail Queen promotion and get gel extensions and free nail art on one nail for Dhs200. The Revive offer gives you a hair botox or keratin treatment, or a chi enviro smoothing treatment, plus free manicure for Dhs899 and the Harmony promotion for Dhs250 gets you a haircut and free hair treatment, plus hairstyle or blow-dry and a free nail polish.
New. From Dhs200. Until September 30. Various locations including Rixos The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 368 5467).

Blue and white walkways have been installed in more places

Prepare for a 5km and 13km course at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Racecourse next month

HiU messenger is available for download for Etisalat customers

Get deals at restaurants including Zheng He’s and Palace Downtown

You’ll also get discounts at spas, bars and restaurants

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