Things to do in UAE on September 19

Put your knowledge to the test or attend the launch of art scarves

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Monster Music Quiz

Take part in the weekly music quiz and get a chance to experience the escape from Brainscape Games Dubai, at Hard Rock Cafe, Dubai Festival City, 8.30pm. Also, try the Smoke, Fire and Spice menu, available until September 30. Call 04-2328900.

Abu Dhabi

Girls Night Out every Monday, free house beverages for women. Music by the new resident five-piece band DNA, at Jazz Bar & Dining, Hilton Abu Dhabi. Doors open at 8pm. Call 02-6924247.

Words Are Rain That Grows Flowers, an exhibition showcasing historical array of art based on calligraphy, at Etihad Modern Art Gallery. Open daily, 10am to 9pm, until September 27.

Ladies power walk, a healthy shopping experience every Monday, at Town Square, Yas Mall, 9am. More at

New driving experience at Yas Marina Circuit. Jaguar F-Type passenger experience for Dh500, or drive it for Dh1,300, book at


Launch of Havana Monday, throwback to 1970s New York. The Cubashe Band plays a lively blend of Cuban, Puerto Rican and African American sounds. At Catch Lounge. Doors open at 8pm. Call 04-3571755.

The Dubai Quiz with Catboy and Lorra, every Monday, 7-10pm, at Industrial Avenue, The Westin Mina Seyahi. Free entry. Buffet dinner with soft beverages Dh125, with three house beverages Dh195. Call 04-5117333.

Reader’s Majlis, all book lovers are invited to discuss the topic of love, share your experiences and passion for literature, at Plantation, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach, 10.30am. Email

Monday Sobhiya, includes discounts, offers and experiences only women can redeem, at City Centre Mirdif. Deals on fashion, jewellery, beauty, dining and electronics, every Monday, until December, 10am-3pm.

Art Scarves launch by Kalpana Danthi and Rouble Nagi, at Taj Dubai, 4-9pm. More at

Buy One Get One free offer, available Sunday to Thursday, 11am-7pm, at Barasti Beach Bar. More at

Open Mic Night, calling all singers, stand-up comedians and entertainers to perform, at Dusty’s DIFC, from 6pm. Happy hour all night. Call 04-3545435.

Magnum Monday with Soheil Ray, at Cavalli Club Dubai, The Fairmont Hotel. Doors open at 8pm. Call 050-9910400. More at

Sensual Night, free Kizomba classes and Tango performances by BNF dancers, at Ocacti, Pier 7, Dubai Marina, from 9.30pm.

Guantanamera, learn salsa, bachata and Zumba from the experts, every Monday at Sublime, Ibis World Trade Centre Dubai, 9pm. Call 04-3324444.

Domestic Affairs, a group exhibition by various artists, at Gallery Isabelle Van Den Eynde, Alserkal Avenue, until November 3. Call

04-3235052. More at

A Summer of Sports, a photo exhibition that showcases the best athletes photos shot during 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, at Plantation, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach. Free entry. Until October 19.

FFWD’s Epic Pop Up Store, collections from Fashion Forward 7 designers, runway looks and accessories are now available to purchase at Galeries Lafayette, The Dubai Mall (Womens wear department, 1st floor), until October 24.

OSN Nickelodeon Playpark, young visitors can experience their favourite shows, take part in interactive activities, use the iPad station to explore the Nickelodeon app and more. Also, The Spark roaming performances at 2pm, 4pm, 6pm and 8pm daily, until September 26. At Main Atrium, Dubai Festival City.

Register for The Dance Off, taking place at Gitex Shopper from October 1-8. Details at

Register for acting classes starting on September 24, at Ductac. For ages 18 and above. Fees Dh1,200. Call 04-3414777.

Tickets on sale for the Pakistan vs West Indies Cricket Series at Dubai Sports City, starting September 23. Tickets from Dh40, available at Al Fardan Exchange outlets and


Feel the Beat, encouraging wellness and exercise among women with the latest technology, by turning your heartbeats into music, at City Centre Sharjah. Medical professionals will administer free testing on blood pressure, sugar and bodymass index, 12-7pm, until tomorrow.


Bridge of Surprises, try the virtual reality experience when you spend Dh200, at Citycentre Ajman. The game challenges players to cross a rope bridge stretched between two balloons flying over the emirate. From 10am-10pm, until September 30.