Check out new Reiss threads
Featuring plenty of slick options for him and her, the new range is all about sharp suits, wintry colours, textured fabrics and versatility.
From Dhs125 to Dhs3,650. Reiss, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 434 0720).
Go Bavarian at Der Keller
One of many Oktoberfest parties taking part in the city, this event, with German food, drink and music, finishes this week.
Prices à la carte. Daily 6pm-1am. Until October 5. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 406 8999).
Do sunset yoga on the beach
Check out these unique outdoor yoga sessions that are held every evening directly on the beach now the weather is cooling down, with amazing views of the Arabian Gulf and Burj Al Arab thrown in for good measure.
Dhs80. Sunset. Ongoing. Talise Spa, Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6818).
See a Dubai-inspired exhibition
‘Turaab’, which means sand in English, is a group show curated by Her Highness Sheikha Wafa Hasher Al Maktoum. The show consists of pictures inspired by the changing nature of Dubai.
Until October 10. FN Designs. Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz. www.fanndesigns.com.
Make some shapes at Studio 54
Cavalli club is launching a new night that’s inspired by the notorious 1970s New York Club Studio 54 – expect to hear some disco classics thrown down on the dance floor.
Free. 7pm-3am. Cavalli Club, The Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 228 2554).
Indulge in a body wrap
Have a cleansing mineral sea salt body polish or coffee scrub, a honey yoghurt body wrap, and finish with a signature massage, which combines Swedish and sport techniques.
Dhs500. Senso Wellness Centre, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).
Donate your hair to beat cancer
Women with hair eight inches and longer can donate tresses to make wigs to help female cancer patients with hair loss due to chemotherapy. Donate and get a free haircut.
For more info on criteria, call the salon. 10am-9pm. Until August 2014. Color Craze Ladies Salon, Oud Metha Road (04 388 5609).
Feast on the best of the forest
A new Thursday lunch special at The Kitchen offers dishes made with seasonal forest ingredients such as pan-fried quail with berries.
Dhs110 per person (soft drinks). 12.30pm-3.30pm. Until October 31. Hyatt Regency Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
Laugh your head off in the Marina
The Laughter Factory is back with Otiz Cannelloni, Rainer Hersch and a special, mystery guest comedian.
Dhs140. 9pm-1am. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR www.timeouttickets.com.
Be part of the 360˚ relaunch
At last, the iconic upper deck is back in business. With Nick Curly on deck duty, 360˚ officially announces the start of the winter season with this launch.
Free. 8pm-3am. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (056 682 6617).
Swim for a good cause
The Ignite Pink is Punk Swim Run 2013 involves a 3km run and 600m swim in aid of Safe & Sound Breast Cancer Charity. Competitors can enter individually or as part of a team.
Dhs150 (individual), Dhs250 (team). From 7.15am. Anantara Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, www.premiermarathons.com (050 715 0785).
Check out South Asian designers
Pick up designer apparel, art and home décor at the one-day Numaish Festive Fair, which showcases 60 established and emerging designers from India, Pakistan and the UAE.
Free. 10am-9pm. Until October 4. Diamond Ballroom, The Address Hotel, The Dubai Mall (052 927 5422).
Connect with fellow foodies
Food Blogger Connect comes to Dubai with a workshop on food writing, styling and photography.
From Dhs1,172 (one day). From Dhs1,914 (two days). Fri and Sat 10am-7pm. Until October 5. The Archive, Safa Park, www.foodbloggerconnect.com.
Rock out to Reverend and The Makers
Reverend and The Makers, from the UK and fronted by Jon McClure, arrive for a live set. Go and check out their brand of indie pop.
Dhs100. 9pm. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 501 2534).
Celebrate all things Japanese
The Japan Connection is one of Dubai’s newest community groups who meet to sample Japanese food and discuss the culture.
Dhs350 set menu. From 8pm. Tomo, Wafi, Oud Metha, www.meetup.com/japan-connection-in-dubai.
Do the Dubai Desert Road Run
Ideal for serious competitors as well as amateurs, this race features two distances; a 10km race and a 3km fun run. Both distances are timed, and feature medals for all finishers.
Dhs89 (10km), Dhs50 (3km). From 7am. The Sevens Stadium, www.premiermarathons.com (055 889 4568).
Bag bargains on pre-loved goods
Dubai Flea Market returns to its outdoor location. Head down there to buy bargains and browse knickknacks and discover unwanted gems.
8am-3pm. Dhs3. Gate 4, Safa Park (055 452 6030).
Greenheart Organic’s first market day
Go all-out organic today. That means fresh, local produce, organic facials and an organic menu.
Free entry. 11.30am-3.30pm. Oasis Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 381 7010).
Meet with other entrepreneurs
Exclusively for Indian businesswomen, this gathering sees the group get together for the first time to network and explore new opportunities.
Free. From 6.30pm. Location TBA. www.meetup.com/indian-business-women-network (no number).
Head to an urban night
The purveyors of 411 Saturdays’ DJ Bliss and co play here and were the winners of this year’s Time Out Dubai Best Urban Night award.
Free. 10pm-3am. People by Crystal, Raffles, Dubai, Oud Metha (050 297 2097).
Enjoy a last breakfast
The two-for-one deal on breakfast dishes at THE One Deli finishes today.
From Dhs31 per dish. Sun-Thu 9am-11am, Fri and Sat 9am-noon. Until October 6. THE One Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 345 6687).
Learn Muay Thai boxing
Fight your way fit with Muay Thai, a style of kickboxing involving the hands and feet.
Dhs100 per session. Sun, Tue, Thu 8pm-9.30pm. Pride Fitness Center, Curve Building, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 663 2124).
Join a fertility seminar
Learn more about treatments when facing infertility. An IVF specialist will discuss how the process works for couples considering IVF treatments.
Free. 7pm. Bourn Hall, Al Hudaiba Awards Buildings, Jumeirah (800 483). Email PatientCareTeam@bournhall-clinic.ae.
Fogueira Restaurant & Lounge celebrates its first anniversary with live Latin music during lunch and dinner.
Dhs260 (soft drinks). Dhs360 (house beverages). Until October 10. Ramada Plaza, Dubai Marina (04 439 8888).
Win a car!
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek is offering prizes to those who dine during October and November, including a Fiat 500 and trips to Europe.
Prices and times vary. Until November 30. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek (04 205 7333).
Go for a night ride
Set off on Probike’s Monday night rides, a short but sweet 36km or 45km out-and-back journey along the Al Qudra cycle track, with a pace of between 26-28kmph.
Free. 6.40pm. Al Qudra Cycle Track, Al Qudra Road, www.facebook.com/probikeshop (04 325 5705).
See a runway show
Tonight, Harper’s Bazaar World of Event will feature a beauty catwalk show with renowned make-up artist Bassam Fattouh.
Free. 7pm. South Galleria, Mall of the Emirates www.facebook.com/HarpersBazaarArabia.
Try yoga in a gallery
Explore a deeper level of inspiration with Yogallery classes in a DIFC gallery.
Dhs50 per session. Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. 5.30pm-6.30pm; Sat 10am-11am. Urban Yoga, XVA Gallery, DIFC www.urbanyoga.ae.
Enjoy two treatments
Decide on your choice of body scrub (aloe vera, tropical or green tea and cucumber) and then get either an aromatherapy, Swedish or deep tissue massage.
Dhs500 for 100 minutes. Until October 31. Club Olympus Spa & Fitness, Hyatt Regency Dubai (04 209 6802).
Try a circuit class
High-intensity interval training meets circuit training at this group class, which claims to guarantee results in record time. First class free.
Dhs50 per session. Mon-Fri 6.45pm, Sat 11am. HM Fitness, Dubai Bowling Centre, Meydan Road, www.hiit.ae (050 459 9652).
Fire up the grill
Tonight, Sonamu offers an all-you-can-eat deal on a Korean speciality barbecue.
Dhs179. 6pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Asiana Hotel, Deira (04 238 7777).
Head to a ladies’ night
The Media City roof terrace Tamanya Terrace will be offering three complimentary pink mixers for females, along with commercial tunes from a female DJ.
5pm-2am. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).