Friday, February 3
Watch some really fast powerboats: More than 20 teams from across the globe will compete in UIM Middle East and World XCat Powerboat Championship, with boats reaching speeds of almost 190kph.
Free for spectators. From 2.30pm. Dubai International Marine Club, Mina Seyahi (04 399 5777).
Visit the new Nasimi Boutique: Deck yourself out in sleek beach gear (think kaftans, chic swimwear and designer shades) for the next Sandance party on March 9.
Open daily 9am-10pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Buy fresh local produce: Visitors will find an abundance of locally grown organic produce at this farmers’ market.
Free entry. 9am-3pm. Souk Al Bahar, next to Baker & Spice (04 427 9856).
Sizzle by the pool: Chill out beside the Grand Hyatt pool during the evening and savour tender grilled cuts and seafood, followed by indulgent desserts prepared by the in-house chefs.
Dhs175 (food only), Dhs225 (selected beverages). 7pm-11pm. Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha (04 317 2222).
Try a spot of night golfing: Perfect your swing and enjoy a full round of golf after dark at Emirates Golf Club’s Faldo course.
Night clubbing access card from Dhs1,500 for three months. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Hills (04 380 1234).