Beginners’ golf at The Montgomerie: Take up golf this winter with the beginners’ academy package: a complete programme that includes 10 45-minute introductory sessions, four 90-minute lessons on the course and plenty more.
Dhs9,750. Timings vary. The Address Montgomerie Dubai, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).
Enjoy Zuma’s award-winning lunch: Try two or four courses of Japanese delicacies at Time Out Dubai’s favourite business lunch of 2011.
Dhs62 (two courses), Dhs120 (four courses). Sat-Thu Noon-3pm. Ongoing. DIFC (04 425 5660).
Movies and sushi: together at last! Catch a movie under the stars every Monday and indulge in all-you-can-eat sushi and tempura. Screenings take place at 7pm and 9pm and feature comedy, action and romantic classics.
Dhs75 (food only). Mon 7pm, 9pm. Ongoing. Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Deira (04 295 6000).
Large it, Latin style: DJ Udia and DJ Margerita lead a Latin-fuelled jig, with salsa lessons for Dhs40 and two free drinks for ladies.
Free. 8pm-2am. Sublime, Ibis Hotel Dubai World Trade Centre (050 277 7475).
See the Volvo Ocean Race in Abu Dhabi: Running until January 14, this world-leading yacht race features lots of cool free activities for the kids to get involved in, from free paddleboarding sessions to simulators where you can be live on the seas during the race. Prices vary.
Until January 14. Destination Village, Abu Dhabi Corniche, www.volvooceanraceabudhabi.com (no number)