PICK OF THE DAY
Movie screening at Alliance Francaise Dubai, 8pm, followed by a discussion. Seraphine, a 2008 French-Belgian film directed by Martin Provost, about a painter who toils as a maidservant in the homes of the bourgeoisie in Senlis, France and who, for decades harbors a secret passion for painting in the evenings after work. Free entry, movie with English subtitles.
Things to do in Abu Dhabi
Exhibition by Architectural Digest Middle East and photographer Mark Luscombe-Whyte, taking them on a journey through the capital and a brief history of the Arab world, at The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, until December 6.
Hundred Best Arabic Posters Exhibition celebrating the diversity of visual cultures by exhibiting the best posters from across the Arab world, at Warehouse421, until February 9. More at warehouse421.ae.
45 UAE National Day limited edition prints, acquire a work of art created by HouseBau to commemorate the 45th anniversary of The Spirit of the Union, consisting of 45 prints on fine art paper (60 cm x 80 cm framed), and can be purchased for Dh2,200 at swissartgateuae.com. 10 per cent of all proceeds will be donated to WannaRead? initiative.
Open Mic Night, Uptown performs a warm up set, then open mic begins at 8pm, at Jazz@Pizza Express, The Hub, World Trade Center Abu Dhabi. Dh99 for a bottomless glass of beverages from 7-11pm, house beverage Dh20 from 4-7pm. Call 02-4447752.
Things to do in Dubai
Monroe Night Special Edition featuring Amanoura Decolte Jewelery, presentation from by the jewellery brand and a raffle draw to win jewellery pieces, music by DJ Stylez and Keza, at Billionaire Mansion, Taj Hotel. Free beverages for women. Call 050-9545000.
Honey Island ladies night with DJ Adam Graca. Free sushi for women, if arriving before 10pm and a selection of beverages until 1am. At Mahiki, Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Call 055-2160181.
Wild Tuesdays with DJ Tribe, free beverages for women all night, at Club Boudoir, Dubai Marine Beach Resort. Call 050-6750816.
Dubai Watch Week Exhibitions: Mastery of Time exhibition at Main Atrium and 24 Hours in The Life of a Swiss Cuckoo Clock, at Fashion Catwalk, The Dubai Mall, last day, open during mall opening hours.
Fashion Sport LadiesNight Ladies Night at Atelier M, Pier 7, Dubai Marina. From 8-11pm women get three free beverages. Call 04-4507766.
Leave your boyfriend at home ladies night with DJ Nick Tohme, Dh199 for women with unlimited free beverages, Dh299 for men, at Cavalli Club, The Fairmont Dubai, 8.30pm. More at cavalliclubdubai.com.
Lost Angels ladies night at the poolside from 8pm-midnight, bites and beverages for women at Dh100, men can join from 10pm for Dh200 all inclusive. Also, free pool and beach access to all ladies, all day long, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 055-5009111. More at 0-gravity.ae.
Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style, the exhibit presents the design and style of James Bond over the course of five decades, at Burj Khalifa Annex. Tickets from Dh95 for children and Dh125 for adults, at burjkhalifa.ae/en/jamesbond.
45th National Day events at IMG Worlds of Adventure. Guests visiting the park until December 3, get discounted rates of Dh225 and includes a Dh45 voucher redeemable at food, beverage and retail outlets, children’s tickets are Dh175 with an Dh25 voucher. Extended operating hours on December 1 and 2, until 11pm. National Day car show parade, leaving the Dubai Autodrome at 1pm on December 2, making their way to IMG Worlds’ car park, where they will together form a huge UAE flag. More at IMGworlds.com.
Ladies Night with Blind Dragon, every Tuesday. Women get four beverages and 50 per cent off the food menu. 8pm till late, at Blind Dragon, The Atrium at Al Habtoor City. Call 04-4370033.