Watch the golf, party on the sand, or 23 more things to do
Time Out Dubai staff
Wednesday 13 Enjoy bubbly at the Ritz-Carlton DIFC Members of the fairer gender receive two complimentary glasses of bubbly at the Ritz’s chic terrace nightspot in DIFC. 8pm-10pm. No. 5 Lounge & Bar, Ritz-Carlton DIFC (04 372 2323).
Wednesday 13 Buy pre-loved designer goods for less To celebrate the launch of Garderobe’s website, the shop, which sells ‘pre-loved’ items, is holding a special event with up to 70 percent off high-end brands such as Chloe, Burberry and Dolce and Gabbana. Free. Garderobe, Jumeirah Beach Road. 7pm-10pm. rsvp at email@example.com.
Wednesday 13 Join the birthday party at Casa Mia Tonight, the Italian restaurant at the Le Méridien will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a special six-course degustation menu, paired with carefully selected Italian grape. Dhs450 per person. 7.30pm-11.30pm. Le Méridien Dubai, Airport Road (04 702 2455).
Thursday 14 Anniversary offers at Spa Cordon To celebrate a year in business, Spa Cordon is offering a range of special deals for November, including a 50 percent discount on massages, facials and body treatments between 10am and 4pm, Sunday to Thursday. Until November 30. Ladies only. Spa Cordon, Sky Gardens, DIFC (04 421 3424).
Thursday 14 Get tasting at Lafayette Gourmet The multi-concept eatery has decided to show off its new menu, plus several new kitchens within the complex, with an afternoon of tasting sessions and demonstrations, taking place today. Free entry. 3pm-6pm. Galeries Lafayette, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 9933).
Thursday 14 Celebrate the full moon festival Thai restaurant Blue Elephant hosts an event with a buffet selection, featuring regional cooking styles from across Thailand. Dhs259 per person (selected beverages). Dhs299 per person (bubbly). 6.30pm-11.30pm. Al Bustan Rotana, Garhoud (04 282 0000).
Thursday 14 Watch the DP World Tour Championship Golfing greats descend on the city for the culmination of the Race to Dubai. Expect a great weekend out for the whole family. Free. From 8am. Until November 17. Earth Course, Jumeirah Golf Estates (04 340 0066).
Thursday 14 A new night out in Media City The resident DJ list includes Mr Mr, Raxon, Julian Jinx, Rich Showell and James Fiel at Media City’s latest night spot, Story. Free. Dhs75 on international guest nights. 10pm-3am. Behind Zayed University (050 151 4308).
Friday 15 Attend Table 9’s end of an era closing party Chefs Nick and Scott have launched a one-off set menu, which features a selection of four courses from their menu hall of fame over the past two years. Dhs275 per person. Daily 6.30pm-midnight. Until November 30. Hilton Dubai Creek, Deira (04 212 7551).
Friday 15 Get funky with Jamiroquai tonight Jamiroquai and Nile Rodgers will be sharing the bill with the likes of Basement Jaxx and Rudimental for the latest instalment of Dubai’s biggest beach festival. Dhs295-500. 3pm-3am. Atlantis Beach, Palm Jumeirah. www.timeouttickets.com
Friday 15 See Alicia Keys The pop megastar will be performing a special concert at Dubai Media City with support from Jason Derulo. Dhs295-1,295. 9pm. Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City. www.timeouttickets.com
Saturday 16 Yoga and a picnic in the park Take part in a yoga class with a chiropractic twist, which aims to help resolve a range of health complaints. There will be a picnic and barbecue held afterwards. Dhs95 per person, excluding picnic. 10.30am-2pm. Safa Park, www.meetup.com/yogaretreatsdubai (050 181 9527).
Saturday 16 Pre-dinner in Japanese style Sake No Hana launches a new ‘zensai’ promotion, which involves a selection of mixed drinks and little nibbles to go with them. From Dhs75. Sat-Wed 6am-9pm. Ongoing. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 432 7800).
Saturday 16 Join The Track’s new 9 Hole League The six-week league starts today, and entrants can expect prizes every week. Dhs1,500 per person. 5pm-7pm. Until January 18. The Track, Meydan, Nad Al Sheba, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Saturday 16 Head to The Fridge for comedy The art and cultural hub will be hosting a special night in association with Dubomedy for a night of original comedy and improv games. Free. 1.30pm-4.30pm. The Fridge, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 347 7793).
Sunday 17 Get energised at Senso The Energiser package at Senso Wellness Centre includes a body polish, Balinese massage, mini facial and all-day access to the pool. Dhs500 for two hours. Until November 30. Senso Wellness Centre, Radisson Blu Media City (04 366 9111).
Sunday 17 Celebrate in royal style Royal Thai restaurant Benjarong launches a set menu to celebrate the Thai festival of Loy Krathong. Dhs249 per person. Daily noon-3pm, 7pm-11pm. Until November 30. Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).
Sunday 17 Play pick-up frisbee Join in Duplays’ pay-per-play ultimate pick-up frisbee sessions, which take place every Sunday evening. Dhs40. 7.30pm-9.30pm. Until December 8. Dubai Softball Fields, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Monday 18 Men’s Armani/Spa offer Spend three hours enjoying a body scrub, massage, facial and express pedicure, followed by a healthy spa meal. Dhs1,500. Until November 30. Armani/Spa, Armani Hotel, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3282).
Monday 18 Watch aerial stunts Head down to Skyview at the Dubai Airshow to see stunt pilots and commercial and military aircraft stream through the sky. Dhs60 (adults), Dhs30 (kids). Noon-6pm. Until November 21. Dubai World Central, Jebel Ali www.timeouttickets.com
Monday 18 Fire it up at Toshi This pan Asian spot is holding a weekly Asian-themed barbecue night, with live cooking stations. Dhs175 per person (soft drinks). Dhs195 (one glass of bubbly). Dhs295 (unlimited selected beverages). 6.30pm-11pm. Ongoing. Grand Millennium Hotel, TECOM (04 429 9999).
Monday 18 Enjoy ladies’ night The famous wave shaped hotel next to the Burj Al Arab is offering ladies three free drinks tonight. 6pm-9pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
Tuesday 19 Have a winter facial Have a brightening winter facial using June Jacobs products in November and get 25 percent off any spa treatment for December. Dhs450 for 60 minutes. Club Olympus Spa & Fitness, Hyatt Regency, Deira (04 209 6802).
Tuesday 19 Take to the stage Budding performers can dine at Jazz@PizzaExpress and then try out their talents in the weekly open mic night. Or just sit back and enjoy watching others. Prices vary. 8pm-1am. Ongoing. Cluster A, JLT (04 441 6342).
Tuesday 19 Think pink tonight The Pure Sky Lounge on the 35th floor of the Hilton Jumeirah Residences in JBR is offering ladies free-flowing selected drinks at its Think Pink night. 9pm-11pm. Hilton Jumeirah Residences, Dubai Marina (04 374 7888).