Jump in a kart at Al Ain Raceway: Grab some friends for a hassle-free, low-budget race around the tracks in rental karts. Call ahead at least 24 hours in advance to confirm your booking. From Dhs100 for 15 minutes. Ongoing. Al Ain Raceway (03 768 6662).
Get intimate with Marilyn Monroe:
Based on the memoirs of a lowly production hand who enjoyed a whirlwind romance with Marilyn Monroe, My Week With Marilyn is set to entertain and enlighten. At cinemas across Dubai.
Sloane’s goes Italian:
The chefs will prepare all your favourite Italian dishes, from pizza to gnocchi and pasta to risotto. Dhs250. Noon-3pm. Grosvenor House, Tower One, Dubai Marina (04 399 8888).
Burn off the binge with body pump: Get fit with hardcore exercises such as squats, presses, lifts and curls, with upbeat music to keep you motivated. Farewell, festive flab! Dhs50 per class, Dhs450 for 10. 7.30pm-8.30pm. Ongoing. Core Studio, Dubai Marina (050 922 6247).
Chocolate: Hear a mix of hip hop and R&B tracks, with free chocolate treats all night. Dhs75, free for ladies. Open 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Chi@The Lodge, Al Nasr Leisureland, Oud Metha (04 337 9470).