Top 5 things to do this week
1 Heima As part of their Mahmovies series, the Jam Jar Gallery presents this film about Icelandic post-rockers Sigur Rós, one of the world's shyest bands. In Abu Dhabi tomorrow and Dubai on Monday. Call: 04 341 7303
2 Chinese state Circus If you haven't caught this display of Far Eastern magic yet, head to Dubai Festival City now. Some 30 acrobats and Shaolin warriors perform every day until February 15. From Dh100. Call: 04 232 5444
3 Buffet Tuesday Help yourself to 40 different exotic dishes from around the world for Dh40 as part of the two-week Dubai Food Festival. From 7pm to 9pm at Uptown Mirdiff. Call: 600 545555
4 Fazza Championships Falconry, youla and shooting, hunting with dogs and other Emirati traditions are highlighted for two weeks from Tuesday. On the Al Ruwaya-Dubai Bypass Road. Call: 600 545555
5 Armin Van Buuren The spinning Dutchman, who ranks among the world's top five DJs, is the core of Thursday night's Peppermint Experience at Chi @ The Lodge. Tickets from Dh150. Call: 04 433 1818
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