The day's best Dubai events and other things to do in Dubai, including deals at Dubai restaurants, bars and spas, cinema releases and more.
There's simply no excuses for laziness in Dubai. With every need catered for, if you're a glutinous foodie or a glory-chasing fitness fanatic, there is, almost 24/7, something for everybody. Want films? We have the biggest releases and some of the best cinemas - indoor and outdoor - in the world. Or how about architectural marvels? Well, just look up. You're welcome. And while we might have said no laziness, if you're headed to the beach we're willing to make an exception.
To jolt you into life, here's the pick of what's happening around town today.
Head to the New York bakery to celebrate US Independence Day and you’ll get a free slice of pie with every main meal ordered. Plus, kids eat free. Prices vary. Daily 8am-11pm. Burj Views, Downtown Dubai; City Walk, Al Safa Street, www.clintonstreetbaking.ae.
Up on the 30th floor of W Dubai, this bar hosts a daily happy hour. Enjoy the incredible views at sunset and get two-for-one beverages and bites for four hours. A live DJ is on the decks from 6pm. Prices vary. Daily 4pm-8pm.