Get free entertainment for kids or ride a cable car
Time Out Dubai staff
Sunday, January 29
Free entertainment for little monsters: Kaleidoscope: Family Theatre will hold two daily shows on weekdays, performing Magic for Monsters and Little Red Riding Hood at Dubai Marina Mall. Free. For timings, contact the customer service desk. Until February 5. Dubai Marina Mall (04 436 1020).
Celebrate Chinese New Year one last time: Chef Zhu ‘Rainy’ Wenbin will be preparing Canton and Huaiying-style dishes at Jade to mark the Year of the Dragon. Dhs218 (per couple). 6pm-11pm. Asiana Hotel, Deira (04 238 7777). Tuck into traditional British grub: Channels presents The English Channel, a best-of-British buffet. Dhs189 (house beverages), Dhs199 (premium beverages). 7pm-10.30pm. Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0201).
Improve your volleyball: Get weekly coaching sessions from an expert to help you pep up your game. Dhs50 per session, Dhs400 for 10 sessions. 7.30pm-9pm. Until March 25. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi, dubai.duplays.com.
A bird’s eye views from the cable car: The perfect afternoon activity, Creek Park’s cable car ride is a 30-minute treat. Get a fantastic view of the manicured gardens of one of Dubai’s finest parks, while taking in the sights, sounds and smells of Dubai Creek. The trip also provides spectacular photo opportunities. The ride takes you all the way from Garhoud Bridge, to the floating bridge, and the kids will love the fact that they get to dangle over the highway. Dhs25 per person. Open daily 10am-11pm. Ongoing. Creek Park, near Garhoud Bridge (04 336 7633).