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Dubai-trained Monterosso staged one of the biggest shocks in the history of the Dubai World Cup (G1) when he outclassed a high-class field to win the 17th running of the $10 million (Dh36.7 million) contest before a stunned audience. >>
Mohammed Ben Sulayem, the chairman of the organising committee of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, ensured the 22nd edition had a thrilling kick-off as the former champion drove his Ford Escort – the car he used to compete in – around the 2km Special Stage. >>
Have kittens to give away? Selling your 4x4? Help your maid find her next job?
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" Mommy, I want to eat boneless grapes " - Godfrey, 5
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Win Daily at Bawadi Mall for every purchase of Dh200, enter a daily raffle draw to win Dh3000 worth of Bawadi Mall vouchers which could be redeemed at any outlet in Bawadi Mall. Promo runs until May 6, 2012. For more information, call 03 784 0000.
Do you love horses and want to know more? Equestrian Centre at Khatam Shakla Road, Al Ain Sportsplex offers lesson for beginners and advanced riders. Special discounts for students and groups and for morning classes. Training is provided by professional instructors. For more info, contact 03 768 9600 or 050 130 7766.
One hour of darkness brings a world of good
Environmental awareness spread across the country on Saturday as Earth Hour was marked in smaller urban centres like Al Ruwais, Umm Al Quwain and Al Ain with much the same conviction as in the big cities like Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi. >>
A day at the Dubai World Cup races
From the horse-mad fans by the track, to the party crowd and the premium suites high above, there's something for everyone at the Dubai World Cup. >>
Al Ain Champions of Reserve Team Five Matches before The End Al Ain reserve football team celebrated by winning the title of the league after beating Baniyas in Al Shamkha 4-1 within the 17th round of Etisalat Pro league. >>
Al Ain Celebrates in Al Shamikha after Winning the Reserve League Cosmin, "Proud of Al Ain Reserve Team. They Deserve the Title" Ahmed Abdullah, "Al Ain Reserve Team is a First Team… The Family Spirit Compensated lack of Team Balance." >>
Friday, April 13 to Saturday, April 14
"Hello Spring 2012!"
Time: 12 noon to 10 p.m.
Where: Hili Fun City
Price: Tickets Dh45 per adult, kids under 89cm enter for free
Oasis Living and Babyshop present Hello Spring 2012! Residents and visitors are welcome to enjoy two fun-filled days for the whole family at Hili Fun City, featuring live-shows, activities, giveaways and more! This event is under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Zayed bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan. For more information, visit http://www.facebook.com/MyOasisLivingMagazine
Thursday, April 19
"South African Party with Superstar Dawnay Performing Live!"
Time: 8 p.m.
Where: Pool Garden - Hilton Hotel Al Ain
Price: Entrance Dh75 including one beverage
In collaboration with South African Embassy and SABCO. One of the South Africa's best-known male artists and his 6-piece band will be performing for the first time in Al Ain. For more information, call 03 706 7006
Friday, April 20 to Saturday, April 21
"Middle East Film and Comic Con"
Where: Mina Seyahi Hall at the Dubai International Marine Club.
Legendary entertainment event Comic Con, which began in San Diego, will be in Dubai for its first ever Middle East edition. Celeb guests and entertainers who make the world of movies, TV and comics rock, and audiences will be pulling out all the stops to dress up like their heroes and heroines. For more information, visit http://www.mefcc.com/about.html
Sunday, April 22 to Thursday, April 26
"Green Week 2012"
Where: Higher Colleges of Technology, Al Ain
Five days of eco-friendly activities, prizes and giveaways, a photo contest, a film quiz and tree planting with guest speaker "Ask Ali" Al Saloom and the Carbon Footprint Challenge; IFAW on endangered species and exotic pets. For more information, visit http://www.hct.ac.ae/contact
Saturday, April 14
"Tedx Al Ain"
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Al Ain Municipality Theatre
Tedx Al Ain is an extraordinary event to be held in Al Ain. Inspiring speakers, exciting activities and great company will make the day a memorable experience. All will be provided for free, but you have to apply at www.tedxalain.com
Thursday, April 5 to Saturday, April 7
"Al Ain Mall Entertainment "
Don't miss the Chinese Circus until April 7, as well as the Fashion Shows on the 13, 20 and 27. Take the family for weekend entertainment, including balloon-twisters, magicians, cartoon characters and games! For more information, call 03 766 0333.
Thursday, April 12
"The Eagles Live in Dubai"
Where: Sevens Stadium, Al Ain Road (E66).
It's The Eagles first performance in the Middle East in their 40-year history, a two-hour concert belting out their top hits including "Hotel California," "Desperado" and "Take It Easy." Great for those who like their rock classics. For more information, visit www.eaglesdubai.com.
Thursday, April 5 to Saturday, May 19
"Open Sporting Competition"
Time: 2 to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting & Golf Club
Come with your friends for a chance to win Dh50,000. Join the Open Sporting Competition at AESGC Shooting Club daily (Monday until Saturday). Free entry for spectators. For more information, call 03 702 6500.
Get a recap (Marketing For SME's : February 22, 2012) - and view the pics from the past week's events!
Animal Welfare Al Ain a non-profit organization, run by volunteers dedicated to improve the welfare of animals in Al Ain. If you would like to volunteer, foster, adopt a pet or for more inquiries please Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our Website: www.animalwelfarealain.com
Would you like to learn more about Al Ain? You can join the social group that takes trips in Al Ain and Oman every weekend. The group is hosted by Amro (see our January feature of Young and Full of Ideas). If you are interested, just send a blank email to email@example.com and you will be included to their mailing list to receive all the updates!
Al Ain Community Library located at Al Ain English Speaking School. Find children and adult non-fiction and fiction books. Hours are Sunday's from 2 to 4 p.m. and Friday's 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Living Water Library a free lending library that is open to anyone in the Al Ain community. We have a wide range of English fiction and nonfiction books for children and adults. Timings: Fridays 9 am–1 pm and Tuesdays 3–9 pm Located across from Etisalat, behind Oasis Hospital clinic. Contact: Mary Colburn, Rebecca Robinson, 056 752 5918, 050 831 2640 email@example.com
At Hili Fun City, classic and traditional family fun is what we're all about.
Enjoy 31 attractions (28 included in the entrance fee) for all ages, with
roller coasters, rides, an amphitheatre for 1,400 people, and beautifully
landscaped gardens with picnic and play areas. For more information, call 03 784 5542 or visit www.hilifuncity.ae
French Alliance Abu Dhabi, Al Ain will be having a cinema free for everyone on Thursday, April 12 at 7 p.m. the film "Illegal" in French with English subtitles for adult will be showing and on Tuesday, April 17 at 1:45 p.m. the film "La Cour De Recre: Vive Les Vacances!" in French only for children. For more information, call 03 767 7953 or visit www.af-aboudabi.net/alain
Jazz Night on Friday April 20 from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. A free event with music entertainment and dancing. Special discount on featured jazz drink and free hotel bus transportation. Karaoke Night every Thursday from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. Head to the Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet's Lawrence Lounge for your jazz and karaoke evening! For more information, call 03 704 6888
Enjoy the aroma of various flavors of traditional shisha at Al Khayma – Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet daily from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m. Jamal Al Wattar oud player to entertain you daily from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, call 03 704 6888
Stonegrill Specials at Palm Greens Restaurant, Golf Club sizzle on Saturday Nights. Dh110 net per person with 20% discount for resort members on food and beverage. Children's menu available from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Enjoy from a selection of beef, chicken and seafood and cook it on your very own Stonegrill. For more information, call 03 702 64 25
The Horse and Jockey Pub at Danat Al Ain Resort will be celebrating St. George's Day on April 23 with pie and pint night for only Dh59. On April 27 is South African Freedom Day with traditional roast at the H&J terrace to mark this special day. South African band 'Once Duo' will feature live music to enhance your celebration. For more information, call 03 704 6000
Super Restaurant offers authentic Indian cuisine, freshly skewered, tandoori kebabs, biryanis and Chinese cuisine. They also offer business lunch meal. Visit their restaurant near Sheikh Salamat Mosque opposite ADCB. For more information, call 03 766 5010
Fuddruckers, the world's greatest hamburgers, is now open in Al Ain Mall.
Easter Sunday Roast at Palm Greens Restaurant, Golf Club will have egg treasure hunt at 6 p.m. with Dh65 for food, 2 for 1 offer on all alcoholic brands. Dinner from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. children under 12 years get 50% discount and free chocolate egg. For more information, call 03 702 6425
Arabesque at Danat Al Ain Resort Grand Easter Brunch on April 8. Bring the family for a delicious Easter brunch with egg hunt, face painting, Wii games and more. Dh140 per adult and Dh75 per child. For more information, call 03 704 6000
Hilton Al Ain Easter Brunch on April 7, from 12:30 p.m., Flavours Restaurant Invite the whole family for a day with great food and plenty of fun games for the kids. The Easter Brunch is Dh125 per person for buffet only. The price including unlimited house beverage is Dh160 per person. For more information, call 03 768 6666
The Three Stooges
While trying to save their childhood orphanage, Moe, Larry, and Curly inadvertently stumble into a murder plot and wind up starring in a reality TV show.
Watch the new trailer for James Cameron's Academy Award winning blockbuster, coming to theaters in 3D. A boy and a girl from differing social backgrounds meet during the ill-fated maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic.
Cinema - 1 (English)
Titanic 3D (TBA)
12:30 PM, 04:00 PM, 07:30 PM, 11:00 PM
Cinema - 2 (English)
The Cold Light Of Day 2D (15+)
The leaf means that Oasis Living recommends the movie.
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