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Sunday, April 15
A fashion-themed afternoon tea: Enjoy sweets themed on current fashion trends, such as the ‘macadamia nut bucket bag’.
Dhs199 (for two), Dhs399 (for two with a glass of bubbly each). 2pm-7pm. Until August 31. Raffles Dubai, Wafi, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).
Shoot some hoops with the girls: Ladies, listen up: try your hand at basketball. It’s a fun way to stay in shape, and beginners are welcome.
Dhs50 per session. 8pm. Until May 13. Wellington International School, Umm Suqeim, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
Go for a bike ride at Mushrif Park: Soon it’ll be far too sticky for bike rides in the fresh air, so why not burn off some excess calories on an outing at Mushrif Park? This well-cared-for nature reserve and park has a 2.5km cycle track, with all sorts of interesting detours for little ones to explore and enough hills to leave you comfortably out of breath.
Dhs10 per car; Dhs3 per person. Open daily 8am-10pm. Off Airport Road, Mirdif (04 288 3624).
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See the Red Bull Car Park Drift Finals or run
Watch the National Day Parade or learn to cook at Jamie’s Italian
Shop the new Guess collection or watch Penguins of Madagascar