Wednesday, July 4
Men’s VIP spa deal at The Palace: This relaxation package includes a foot cleansing ritual, fusion massage, black diamond exfoliation, body detox and full-day access to the fitness centre and spa facilities, including an outdoor pool overlooking the Burj Khalifa.
Dhs1,145. Until September 30. The Spa at The Palace, The Old Town, Downtown Dubai (04 428 7805).
Buy holiday threads at Giordano: The casual Italian fashion brand has just launched its summer collection, featuring linen and cotton in cooling summer shades.
Giordano, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 0302).
Play in a softball league: Fancy braving the heat and humidity? Join the Sandlot III softball league, which starts today and runs for ten weeks.
Dhs360 (individual), Dhs3,240 (team). 7pm-10pm. Until September 5. Softball field next to the old Metropolitan Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.duplays.com (04 447 2394).
See top local comedians: Local comedy troupe Dubomedy preview their Edinburgh Fringe show with this send-off bash entitled The Road to Edinburgh, featuring performances from Ray Addison, Jamie Johnson, host Mina Liccione and headliner Ali Al Sayed.
Dhs100-125. 7.30pm. The Address Dubai Marina, www.timeouttickets.com
Satisfy your chocoholism at Yalumba: More all-you-can-eat-and-drink deals at Yalumba: tonight is chocolate night.
Dhs149 (soft drinks), Dhs250 (premium beverages). 8pm-11pm. Until July 19. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).