Experience AlphaSphere This deeply relaxing spa treatment involves lying on a pod where colours, sounds, lights, shapes, vibrations, warmth and scents combine to engage your senses. You can enjoy the 30-minute session alone or with a partner. From Dhs225. Ongoing. Talise Spa, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6818).
Feast on black truffles STAY by Yannick Alléno’s five-course set menu features recipes such as truffl e gnocchi, artichoke velouté with truffle and black truffl e ice-cream. Dhs800 per person. Daily 7pm-11pm. Until December 20. One&Only The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 440 1030).
Dance to UK garage DJ Stu Todd spins UK garage, drum ’n’ bass and dubstep. Free drinks for ladies from 10pm until midnight. Free. 10pm-3am. Box Nightclub, Raintree Rolla Hotel, Bur Dubai (056 363 1910).
Get your child’s literacy assessed with IngeniousEd In support of Family Literacy Month, IngeniousEd is offering free assessments and consultations with an expert literacy consultant. If you have a struggling reader or writer, find out what the issues are, what levels your child is at and how you can best help them. Free. IngeniousEd, Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai, www.ingenioused.com, email@example.com (04 421 8443).