Attend a Russian ballet: Russian dancers from the acclaimed Mariinsky Ballet and the Mikhailovsky Theatre of St Petersburg, Russia will perform pieces from world famous shows such as Swan Lake. From Dhs325 to Dhs500. 8pm. Madinat Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah (055 101 7525).
Posh pampering and afternoon tea: This package includes a classic afternoon tea experience for two at Armani/Lounge followed by a 50-minute spa treatment of your choice. Dhs470 per person. Until October 31. Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3282).
Play bubble soccer: A wacky cross between football and zorbing, this new craze has just landed in Dubai. Play football with your upper body encased in a giant inflatable zorb ball. Smash into each other and roll along the grass as you try to score goals. Dhs120 per person, per hour. Ongoing. Cover Drive Sports Academy, Al Quoz 1, and Insportz Club, 4th Street, Al Quoz, www.bubblesoccer.ae (056 387 8537).
Music and motors: Head to Gulf Bike Week where all the latest bikes, gear and accessories will be on display from leading manufacturers including Harley-Davidson. Enjoy two stages of music with 15 bands playing 31 sets over the three days. From Dhs90 all-day pass, Dhs200 VIP lounge pass. 4pm-11pm. Until November 1. Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai Media City. www.timeouttickets.com
Monster Halloween Party: Expect the unexpected on this monster beach, haunted by a shipwrecked crew of DJs and entertainers including Tim Cheddar, Soulninja and VJ Cold Fusion. Win up to Dhs50,000 in cash prizes for best costumes. Free for ladies, Dhs50 for men before 9pm, Dhs100 after. Zero Gravity, SkyDive Dubai, Dubai Marina (055 500 9111).