Eat lunch at Okku while you can: Okku won’t be serving lunch in August, so sample some of the signature dishes over two, three or four courses while you still can.
Dhs69 (Sui), Dhs89 (Daichi), Dhs99 (Kaze), Dhs125 (Hibachi). Sun-Thu noon-3pm. The Monarch, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8777).
An hour of free drinks at Shangri-La: If you dine in either Marrakech or Amwaj at the Shangri-La this July, you receive 30 per cent off your entire bill. You’re also invited to arrive one hour before your reservation and enjoy complimentary hops, grapes and mixed drinks.
Offer continues until the end of July. Prices vary. Shangri-La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 8888).
Ladies’ night at Wild Wadi: Until October, Thursday nights at Wild Wadi are dedicated to ladies and boys under eight only, with female staff members on duty to help guests feel at ease.
Dhs170 (adults), Dhs135 (kids under 1.1m tall) 9pm-1am (June-August). Wild Wadi, Jumeirah (04 348 4444).
Dance until you drop at Sanctuary’s season closing party: Italian DJ and recent Kelly Rowland collaborator Alex Gaudino will be headlining the night, with support from the club’s popular residents.
Entry price TBC. Open 10pm-3am. Sanctuary, Atlantis, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 0561).
Yolanda Be Cool: The quirky Australian duo behind last year’s hit ‘We No Speak Americano’ return to Dubai for a session at XL Beach Club, courtesy of Infusion.
Dhs100, free for ladies and Face card holders and Dhs50 for men before 8pm. Doors open 5pm. XL Beach Club, Habtoor Grand Beach Resort (056 640 6161).