Visit a NEW mall!: (Almost) everyone in Dubai loves a shopping mall. Get yourself down to City Centre Me’aisem in the International Media Production Zone to check out a whole raft of new spending opportunities. Opens September 1. Intersection of Al Khail Road and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, www.majidalfuttaim.com.
Be the biggest loser: Compete in losing weight with UAE Fitness Movement. This six-week competition starts on Sunday September 6. Register online to take part. Dhs100. September 6 to October 16. www.uaefitnessmovement.com.
Free drinks and a view: DJs Andy Swift and Benni T play commercial, house and R&B music. Ladies get four free drinks from 8pm-11pm. Free. 8pm-3am. Ongoing. Atelier M, Pier 7, Dubai Marina (050 738 1388).
Shop to win: Spend Dhs500 or more for the chance to win free entry to At the Top, vouchers for Sega Republic, Red Lobster and much more. Until September 5. The Dubai Mall (800 382 246 255).
Pixies and Ponies: Take the tots to this brand-new play centre. It features a jungle gym, slides, ball pit, mini-trampoline, arcade machines and a café. Suitable for kids aged six months to 12 years. Dhs40, Dhs75 (movie nights). Daily 9am-10pm. Ongoing. Wasl Vita Mall, Al Wasl Road, www.pixiesandponies.com (04 385 4111).