Attend Street Nights at JBR. The family-friendly event returns with a wide variety of food trucks serving street cuisine, home-grown local and regional talent with live musical performances and battles, an open-air gallery, DJs and more. From 5pm onwards, free, Rimal Sector at JBR, Dubai, www.facebook.com/streetnightsdxb.
Book your dog, cat, bird or gecko a photography session with Massih Shabazi of The Social Networkers, who have launched pet photography as a new department within the company. To celebrate, they are offering a complimentary sitting including one soft copy. The Social Networkers, Dubai, 04 558 6461, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit Design 971, the pop-up concept store at The Dubai Mall that focuses on emerging local designers. Browse travel clothing with an urban design by Twisted Roots, women’s resort wear by Dee by Dalia, and the East-and-West inspired brand ChantalNLara. Open 10am to 10pm, The Village, Ground Floor, The Dubai Mall, Dubai, 800 38224 6255, www.thedubaimall.com. Register to attend Artist vs Material, a panel discussion with artists Mohamed Al Mazrouei and Mays Albaik, who will discuss the exhibition Diana Al Hadid: Phantom Limb. Saturday, 5pm, free with registration, The Art Gallery, Building A4, NYU Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, www.nyuad-artgallery.org. Sign up girls between the ages of 12 and 15 for the Glamourama Teenage Style Workshop, where they can learn the latest fashion trends to look stylish on a budget, try out make-up and get a free mini-make-up application, as well as refreshments and a travel voucher. Saturday, 10am to 2pm, Dh250, House of Fraser, Yas Mall, Abu Dhabi, register at email@example.com
Source: art & life