Get deals on swimwear: Italian luxury swimwear brand Parah is offering 30 to 50 percent off selected stock. Until September 30. Parah, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 339 8489).
Relax at Softtouch Spa: This package includes reflex pressure-point therapy followed by a relaxing Swedish back massage and a hydrating facial to set you on your way. Dhs799. Until October 31. Softouch Spa, Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates (04 409 5909).
It’s ladies’ night: Ladies can enjoy three free drinks at Q43. With a hip crowd and fun music, expect it to get pretty packed. Free. 6pm. Q43, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Pure Peru at Izel: Next up in Izel’s season of menu specials is ‘Taste of Peru’. Dishes include duo of ceviche, causa de pollo, en costra de frijol, mazamorra morada con crispi guanabana. Dhs350 (food only). Mon-Fri 7.30pm-1am. Until September 26. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7111).
Learn French: Alliance Française offers a variety of courses for kids who want (or need) to learn French. Lessons are taught in French and use activities such as games and songs to make learning fun. Alliance Française, Oud Metha (04 335 8712) and Ductac, Mall of the Emirates (04 341 4666).