Paolo hits ‘These Streets’: Paolo Nutini, the Scottish singer with the incredible soulful voice, plays Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on Friday night. The ‘New Shoes’ star?is known for his amazing live shows, and he brings a ten-piece band straight from some well-received dates in the southern hemisphere. Tickets available at platinumlist.net, Virgin Megastores and Time Out Tickets
Clubbing fever: See Benny Benassi turn the tables at Cavalli Club tonight. Call 800 CAVALLI.
Taiki Nulight, king of bass, plays Superheroes at Dek on 8 tonight. Call 052 646 1764
Head to?Blue Marlin Ibiza on Friday to see Marco Carola. bluemarlinibiza-uae.com
Trentemoller?plays the latest Groove on the Grass event at Emirates Golf Club on Friday. grooveonthegrass.com
Tricks and skills at The Beach: PRO?skateboarder Pontus Bjorn and BMX?rider Zachary Poland-Shaw are just two of the stars performing high-octane tricks at the Urban Beats by THE BEACH event from today through to Sunday. MC Tamer and a live DJ will be whipping up the crowd at the North Lawn Amphitheatre, while you can test your skills at a competition arena. 4pm-8pm, #THEBEACHdubai
Giggles aplenty: Stand?up and be counted by supporting comedy clubs this weekend. Justin Moorhouse is on the Laughter Factory bill for gigs at Movenpick Hotel JBR tonight and on Friday (9pm). thelaughter factory.com Elsewhere, Yianni Agisilaou plays The Chuckle Club at the Emirates Golf Club tonight and Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate on Friday. Check the Chuckle Club Facebook page
Fancy Dress Fun: Whether?Elsa from Frozen, Maleficent or Spider-Man, the little ones can play dress up as their favourite character at ‘Fancy Dress Fun’ on Friday. The event will be held at all Fun City and Fun Ville outlets in the UAE, with prizes up for grabs in the 3-5, 6-9 and 10-12 age categories.?Kids will receive a meal and goodie bag as well as entry?to the competition for just Dhs60. Pre-registration is essential,but can be done up to noon on Friday. funcity.ae, funville.ae
Glow with the flow: Neorun, the Middle East’s first ever UV paint fun run, takes place at the Dubai Autodrome on Friday at 7pm. Special neon zones, situated every 500 meters, will ensure runners are covered in neon paint. Lucky runners could also go home with some great goodies and prizes. Visit neorun.com for further details and information.
Go your own way: Budding?entrepreneurs can get a head start on their business idea at a free ‘Sales Training’ event this Friday. The four- hour master class, held by the Orators’ Forum Institute at the Conference Hall in Dubai Internet City, will give advice on building the perfect sales funnel. Register on tooliers.leadpages.net
Dog days are here: Waggie?Box?are hosting a fun day out for dogs on Saturday. It’s a great way?to meet and socialise with other dog owners. All breeds accepted but a vaccination record is a must. Al Qudra Lakes, 7am-10am, call 04 423 1070 for information