1. Valentine's Day 2015 in Dubai

    15 great spots for a romantic meal in Dubai on Valentine's Day

  2. Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon

    Congratulations to everybody who took part in Dubai's road race

  3. Royal Picnic in Dubai

    Deluxe picnic on the lawns opposite Reform Social & Grill

  4. Tribeca JBR launch

    New York-style restaurant opens at JA Ocean View Hotel

Editor's picks





  • American Sniper

    Clint Eastwood directs Bradley Cooper in this superbly subtle Iraq War biopic

  • The Book of Life

    Lovingly ornate family animation set on the Mexican Day of the Dead

  • Mortdecai

    Quirky comedy with Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor

Find things to do in Dubai

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  • Java Jolt (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Head to this new café in Dubai Silicon Oasis and just say ‘Java me’ when placing a food order and receive a free organic coffee, tooTimings: 7am-7pm(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) More meal deals

    One on One Bar's 'perfect pairings' (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    The bar launches a set of weekly theme nights, with Russian beverages paired with vine leaves on Monday nights; Scottish beverages and wagyu beef on Tuesdays; French grape and burgers on Wednesdays; drinks and cigars on Thursday; and pints and pies on a Friday night. From Dhs180 per personTimings: 7pm-11pm(Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday) More meal deals

    Eataly (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    To coincide with Dubai Shopping Festival, which starts today, this deal offers shoppers a late lunch or early dinner menu at a special price. The meal includes two courses, soup or salad, followed by pizza or pasta, and an Illy espresso with which to end the meal. Dhs39 per person. Offer is on January 2 to February 1Timings: 3pm-7pm(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday) More meal deals

    Salsa Mondays (Nightlife)

    Enjoy a Salsa lesson from 8pm to 9pm. Ladies receive two complimentary drinks from 9pm to 1am More nightlife events

  • Amala (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    A special Indian set menu is available today. Look out for dishes on the menu that take their influence from the Indian Tricolour flag. Dhs350 per personTimings: 7pm-11pm(Tuesday) More meal deals

    Clé (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    In honour of Australia Day today, learn to cook dishes from Greg Malouf's new book on vegetarian Middle Eastern cooking: New Feast: Modern Middle Eastern Vegetarian. Classes will include a signed copy of the new book, plus a Clé Dubai branded apron. Dhs500 per personTimings: 3.30pm-5pm(Tuesday) More meal deals

    Mixed drink masterclass (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Learn the art of mixology. The class also includes five mixed drinks and welcome canapés. Advanced reservation required. Dhs200 per personTimings: 7pm-9pm(Tuesday) More meal deals

    La Dolce Vita (Nightlife)

    Soak up the Italian atmosphere while enjoying an acoustic performance and live music More nightlife events

  • Da Vinci’s (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Specials change every month. Discount for Emirates staff(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Skinny Wednesdays (Nightlife)

    This ladies’ night at Sho Cho is all about offering a healthier alternative More nightlife events

    West Beach Bistro & Sports Lounge (Bars & Clubs)

    There is nothing ordinary about our Happy Hour… Lasting for a continuous stretch of nine hours with selected beverages, we also make sure we cover all major sports events while you take advantage of The Longest Happy Hour" on the Walk Timings: Noon-9pm (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

    Ruminiscence (Art)

    The solo exhibition of lyrical paintings by Art Noor showcases a collection of 30 of his recent works based on the verses of the celebrated writer and poet Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi More art exhibitions

  • Al Dawaar (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Enjoy a superb international buffet featuring dishes from Europe, Middle East and Asia both for lunch (Dhs165 per person, food only) or dinner (Dhs230 per person, food only) (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Electric (Nightlife)

    The new weekly night offers electro and house music all night with DJs Richie D and DJ DLB. Unlimited free drinks between 10.30pm and 2am for ladies More nightlife events

    Chelsea Arms (Bars & Clubs)

    The longest happy hour on Dubai Creek, 2 for 1 on selected beverages Timings: 4pm-9pm (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More drink deals

    Russian Ballet Stars (Art)

    Russian Ballet dancers from the acclaimed Mariinsky Ballet and the Mikhailovsky Theatre of St. Petersburg, Russia, are coming to Dubai for a night of musical beauty and graceful dancing More art exhibitions

  • Al Qasr (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Dhs495(alcohol)Timings: 12.30pm-4pm(Friday) More meal deals

    No. 1 Fridays (Nightlife)

    DJ Shero and DJ Brooklyn play continuous non-stop party anthems from R&B, hip-hop, old skool, nu skool, deep house and reggae More nightlife events

    Societe Jumeirah (Bars & Clubs)

    SocieteJumeirah’s anti-valentines party (Hate) is perfect for those who believe that this is a Hallmark holiday and who are single and ready to mingle. The two-storey venue’s red-hot theme sees staff wearing glowing horns and tails and serving chilli infused beverages throughout the night. The hotspot will be filled with hits such as Take That’s ‘Relight My Fire’ and Nelly’s ‘Hot In Here’. There is no cover charge for the special event Timings: 10pm-3am (Friday) More drink deals

    Radiant Trajectory (Art)

    Nathaniel Rackowe considers light to be one material in his palette as an artist, and uses it throughout his practice as both a surface and a point of origin More art exhibitions

  • Fareast Seafood Market (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Unlimited seafood for Dhs122 per person(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) More meal deals

    High Heels night (Nightlife)

    The 31 is celebrating the power of a woman’s might with two complimentary drinks More nightlife events

    Suga (Bars & Clubs)

    It’s all about the cocktail dating game at Suga this Valentine’s with a special range of alluring cocktails. Love at first sip or an acquired taste, you can keep exploring our cocktail dating options! Cocktail speed dating package Dhs400 per person Timings: 6.30pm-3am (Saturday) More drink deals

    We Love Art - The place for fun & relaxing painting classes in Dubai (Art)

    This painting workshop is the key to unlock your creativity, have fun and be part of the inspiring We Love Art Community More art exhibitions

  • Zuma (Restaurants)

    Meal Deal

    Feast on a slick and tasty business lunch set menu. We recommend the barley-miso-marinated half baby chicken. Dhs110Timings: 12.30pm-3pm(Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday) More meal deals

    Suga (Bars & Clubs)

    Sit back, relax and indulge in a ‘two for one’ offer on a selected list of signature beverages Timings: 7pm-8pm (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) More drink deals

    Out Of Season (Art)

    Gil Heitor Cortesão’s new paintings maintain the aqueous dimensions and his signature corrosion of subject and image in his past works, but the decay goes deeper this season More art exhibitions


Body & Mind

The Knowledge

5 things to do today in Dubai
Jan 26

Remember Republic Day at Amala or check out iconic art

5 things to do tomorrow in Dubai
Jan 26

Work out with a racket at Clark Francis Tennis or go to a ladies’ night

5 things to do today in Dubai
Jan 25

See an art exhibition or chill at Cinq Mondes Spa


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