Dubai Safari Journey: Traverse through the wild
With more than 100 hectares of land, not less than 3,000 animals and a tour that promises to be filled with thrills, the sprawling Dubai Safari Park is throwing open its doors. Its Safari Journey offers a chance to explore all of this in a group or in VIP style with a private guide and driver, with special access to shows. Daily from 9am to 5am. Tickets from Dh20. Online reservations required for entry. Visit dubaisafari.ae.
Baithak for Jagjit Singh
Malhaar Centre for Performing Arts will pay tribute to one of the renowned musicians of the sub-continent, Jagjit Singh, on the eve of his ninth death anniversary with a digital Baithak (session). The baithak will be streamed live on Malhar’s Facebook page and YouTube channel (MalhaarUAE) today at 6pm.
Affordable art at World Art Dubai
Billed as the UAE’s largest affordable retail art fair, World Art Dubai will put on sale more than 3,000 works from 150 international galleries and artists under one roof at the Sheikh Saeed Hall at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Tomorrow, the fair will host an array of works from street art to Arabic calligraphy. Prices from Dh367.
Immersive art at ToDA
Enjoy a multisensory, multimedia immersive exhibition at the theatre of Digital Art (ToDA) Dubai, which opens on October 13 at Souk Madinat Jumeirah. ToDA looks at nine celebrated artists, including Van Gogh, Monet and Wassily Kandinsky and will portray the most important art movements of late 19th and early 20th centuries. The exhibition makes its Dubai debut following a successful global tour of 11 cities across the world. Details at www.toda.ae.
Ready for a Bear Grylls camp?
The world’s first Bear Grylls Explorers Camp is coming to Ras Al Khaimah, along with Bear Grylls Survival Academy’s first camp accommodation. Filled with rigorous training sessions, participants will be taught how to survive in the wild. Tickets from Dh450 per person (half day experience). Visit beargryllscamp.ae for details.
A night in the rainforest at City Walk
The Green Planet in City Walk is offering people the chance to experience what it would be to spend a night in a rainforest. Called Night at the Rainforest, you can spend a night in a tent in a tropical biodome – home to some 3,000 exotic plants and animals. Available on select Thursdays and Fridays. Packages from Dh700. For details visit thegreenplanetdubai.com/en.