Get your sparkle back: Visit Willow Stream Spa for the sparkle package, which includes an OPI mani-pedi, a hair-conditioning treatment and a glass of bubbly. Dhs549. Until December 31. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3545).
Buy National Day gifts:
Celebrate National Day while supporting a charitable organisation – Manzil’s special needs students have created a range of gifts in the colours of the UAE flag. Prices vary. Email for a full list of products and to place orders firstname.lastname@example.org (050 981 7767).Feast on steak: Prime Steakhouse hosts a one-off dinner featuring steak and tastings of five single malt Scottish beverages. Dhs350 per person. 7.30pm-11.30pm. The Meydan Hotel, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).
Head to a ladies’ night: Ever-popular expat hangout Barasti offers ladies free-flowing bubbles for Dhs50. 7.30pm-10.30pm. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi, Umm Suqeim (04 318 1313).
Visit a moving image museum: Give the little ones a taste of history with a trip to The Dubai Moving Image Museum: offering an interactive experience to learn all about the moving image. Free for kids under three. Dhs25 for kids aged three to 18. Dhs50 for adults. Sun-Tues 11am-7pm, Wed 11am-9pm, Sat 11am-12pm. The Dubai Moving Image Museum, TECOM. www.dubaimovingimagemuseum.com (04 421 6679).