Join Pump Fitness: Sign up for membership before Sunday October 11 and pay Dhs250 per month for six months instead of Dhs350. And you if you bring a buddy to sign up, you also get one month free. Dhs250 per month (usually Dhs350). Al Marabea Road, Al Quoz, www.pumpfitness.ae (04 321 1883).
Go to ‘Selfie Tuesdays: DJ Junior J is on the decks playing hip-hop and R&B. Ladies get free drinks until 1am. Free. 11pm-3am. Ongoing. People by Crystal, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (055 360 2990).
Kick-start an idea: Entrepreneurs are invited to attend Small Enterprise Grind on Wednesday September 16. RSVP online. Free. 5.30pm-10-45pm. Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai Media City, www.meetup.com/small-enterprise-grind-dubai.
Sample summer truffles: Try a selection of dishes using black summer truffles. Prices vary. Sat-Wed 12.30pm-11.30pm, Thu-Fri 12.30pm-12.30am. Until September 30. Amwaj Rotana, The Walk, JBR (04 428 2000).
The Gruffalo: Kids adore this Julia Donaldson tale of a monster who turns out to be real. Don’t miss this show – it’s bound to sell out. Dhs135-185. October 2-3, 10.30am, 2pm, 4.30pm. Madinat Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqueim (04 366 6546).