Find a deal at Rixos: Have a hot stone therapy treatment and traditional Balinese massage involving essential oils for a bargain Dhs299 for one hour instead of Dhs525. Until September 30. Rixos Royal Spa, Rixos The Palm Dubai (04 457 5415).
Watch a dance flick: Catch b-boy movie Battle of the Year: The Dream Team, a new 3D flick starring singer Chris Brown and Lost actor Josh Holloway. In cinemas across Dubai from Thursday 19.
Take drinks with a view: Emirates Tower’s nightspot Vu is offering buy-one-get-one-free drinks deals on selected beverages. 6pm-8pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers (04 319 8088).
Eat like a Bavarian: Der Keller German restaurant and bar starts its two-week Oktoberfest celebrations, in time for the original event taking place in Munich. It features a selection of traditional food and music. Prices à la carte. Daily 6pm-1am. Until October 5. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah (04 406 8999).
Learn to play golf: Register the children with the Dubai junior gold programme, which teaches kids aged seven-17 everything there is to know about the game. From Dhs875 for an eight-week package including equipment. Programme starts on Sept 29 at Emirates Golf Club and Dubai Creek & Yacht Club. To register for the programme, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (04 417 9999).