Leonardo da Vinci’s visionary inventions are on display after being made by engineers and carpenters from Italy. Until August 13. The Grand Atrium at The Dubai Mall (04 362 7500).
Dinner in Dubai may lead you to Singapore:
As part of Raffles’ 125 year anniversary, guests at Fire & Ice will have the chance to win a trip to Raffles Singapore. Dhs125 (two course set menu). Daily 7pm-11.30pm. Until September 17. Raffles Dubai, Wafi (04 324 8888).
A night of fashion and music: The fashion-themed Emirates Towers hotspot has live performances from Armin 2AFM and Naser Zeynali. Dhs150 (couples only). Mon 10pm-3am. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai (050 101 0924).
Caboodle Drop and Shop: Avail of Caboodle Pamper & Play’s ‘drop and shop’ service, allowing you retail therapy time at the mall in peace. Book in advance, as the fun activities and one-to-one attention service proves popular with needy nippers. Dhs60 for 30 minutes, Dhs120 for one hour. Sun-Wed 9am-10pm, Thurs-Sat 10am-11pm. Dubai Mall. www.caboodle.ae (04 325 3367).