x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 25 July 2017

Five things to do today: shopping offers at Oasis Centre and street festivals in Fujairah and Ajman

Our round-up of five things to do in the UAE today.

The Oasis Centre in Dubai.
The Oasis Centre in Dubai.

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Oasis Centre’s fourth anniversary with fun-filled activities, giveaways and discounts at select stores. Shoppers have the chance to win BlackBerry Z10 smartphones, seaplane joyrides, sightseeing excursions and a luxury cruise. Oasis Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, www.facebook.com/oasiscentremall

come by thejamjar this month and take part in The Open Exhibition. Paint a canvas at the studio and join the salon-style exhibition of independent artists and painting enthusiasts in this celebration of creative talent. Daily until April 20, 10am to 8pm, Mondays to Thursdays and Saturdays; 2pm to 8pm, Fridays (closed Sundays), thejamjar, Street 17A, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 341 7303, www.thejamjardubai.com

sign up now to take part in two new short courses from the London College of Fashion. Introduction to Make-Up is designed for young students ages 15 to 18, as well as a visual merchandising course and many more focusing on the fashion industry. From May 17 to May 29, Dusit Thani, Downtown Dubai. For more information, visit www.fashion.arts.ac.uk/middle-east, or call 050 915 0759

head to BurJuman and enjoy 20 tribute shows featuring hit songs from kids’ favourite movies and musicals including The Lion King, Toy Story, Beauty and the Beast, Camp Rock and more. Children can meet and greet their favourite characters after the second show of the evening. At 6pm and 7.25pm daily until April 13, free entry, Observatory area, BurJuman, Dubai

enjoy the street festivals in Fujairah and Ajman City Centres featuring international comedy and circus shows from England, Australia, Spain and Scotland that encourage audience participation. From 4pm to 9pm at Fujairah City Centre; 5.15pm to 10pm at Ajman City Centre, free entry

efortini@thenational.ae

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