Five things to do today: visit the night zoo and sign up for cheese club

Our round-up of things to do in the UAE today. Visit the Al Ain night zoo and check out Jones the Grocer's cheese club.
The CMYK photography exhibition. Courtesy Gulf Photo Plus
The CMYK photography exhibition. Courtesy Gulf Photo Plus


the exhibition CMYK, which showcases 63 selected works that have been placed into four categories  – Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black. The images, including this one by Kinan Jarjous, span a spectrum of genres, size, subject and styles. From 10am to 7pm, Gulf Photo Plus, Alserkal Avenue, D36, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 380 8545,

head to Al Ain Zoo for Reptile Month, which is your chance to witness a crocodile feeding every Thursday at 5pm, and snake feeding every Thursday at 9pm, and 6pm and 8pm at weekends. From 4pm to 10pm, Al Ain Zoo, 03 781 1451,

enjoy some old skool garage with the UK DJ and producer Matt “Jam” Lamont. From 8pm until 3am, Dh100, 21+ only, ladies and couples free till 11pm, valet parking, food and shisha available, White X Beach Lounge at Rixos The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, 04 457 5455

sign up to join the UAE’s first cheese club at Jones the Grocer. Patricia Michelson, a cheese expert, will visit the store’s cheese room to conduct a tasting workshop. May 22, 7pm to 9.30pm, Dh399, at Jones Al Mamoura, Abu Dhabi,, 800 56637

make plans to head to The Dubai Mall this weekend to see master chefs cooking live as well as culinary performances. This weekend sees the chef Russell Impiazzi from Lafayette Gourmet. At 6pm and 8pm, The Souk Dome, The Dubai Mall

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Published: May 16, 2013 04:00 AM


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