De-stress at Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre: This de-stress package at our favourite hidden health gem could be just what you need. Enjoy a 25-minute Tuina session (a cross between acupressure and shiatsu massage techniques), a 25-minute acupuncture session and five days’ worth of detox tea to take home.
Dhs350. Until September 30. Dubai Herbal & Treatment Centre, Oud Metha (04 335 1200).
Enter a jewellery competition: Think you’re creative? Budding designers aged 17 and above can enter this competition to design their own piece of jewellery: the winner gets the chance to have it crafted and displayed at Dubai International Jewellery Week, running from November 10-13.
Entry deadline October 15. www.jewelleryshow.com.
Have lunch at The Ivy: This business lunch features a two-course set menu including a coffee or tea and a petit four. Perfect for the busy executive.
Dhs150. Sun-Thu noon-3pm. Ongoing. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 319 8767).
Say cheese at Centro Barsha: Try all-you-can-eat cheese and as much grape as you can drink at this new cheese night.
Dhs139. 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Centro Barsha (04 704 0000).
Free meals for kids at The Westin: Kids eat for free at Blue Orange, Hunters, Spice Emporium, Waves and Barasti every Monday night during the Mums’ Night Off promotion. Enjoy a huge array of cuisines that will no doubt satisfy the tastes of even the pickiest eaters. Best of all, it means no cooking – and no washing up.
Kids eat free; adult prices vary. Mon 6pm-midnight. Until September 30. The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort, Al Sufouh Road (04 366 7630).