(MENAFN -Khaleej Times) plan your week with our seven day guide
The first ever edition of the dubai festival of lights is taking place from now until saturday march 29. every night from 7pm until midnight downtown dubai will be lit up by 32 extraordinary light installations from various european artists.See www.dubaifestivaloflights.com.
Take a trip down memory lane with ‘vanilla’ clubnight at the iris dubai. the party venue on the 27th floor of the oberoi dubai pumps out the best hits of the ‘80s and ‘90s every sunday night.
For reservations call 056 951 1442.Monday24
Equine extravaganza cavalia has trotted into the uae. from now until april 4 catch the bombastic live show under a special big top tent at the dubai world trade centre. cavalia features 50 horse performers and 43 riders aerialists acrobats dancers and musicians interacting onstage in front of a giant digital projection screen.Tickets prices start from dhs250 and can be bought from www.ticketmaster.ae
The ‘dub fest’ international street theatre and comedy fair continues at al ghurair centre.
In total the free 10-day family event (which began on march 20 and finishes on march 29) will welcome 30 acts from 12 countries for more than 300 shows. among the acts making their way through the mall in deira are dutch hula hoop act lisa lottie (pictured) death-defying aussie acrobat reuben dot dot italian levitation act the mattacchioni volanti and thai pantomime performers the mute show.The fun takes place from 2pm to 11pm daily
The fourth edition of the francofilm festival launches today at vox cinemas mall of the emirates.
The event (which runs until saturday march 29) will showcase the best of international french-language cinema.
Among the movies on show will be french-moroccan co-production rock the casbah cannes film festival favourite grigris award-winning lebanese film heritages and acclaimed french documentary on the way to school.