Things to do on December 8:
Learn from the Masters: Watch the best in women’s golf go head-to head at The Emirates Golf Club.
www.dubailadiesmasters.com (04 380 2112).
Dine and laugh: Head to The Gramercy to enjoy a meal and a stand-up performance by South African comedian Barry Hilton.
Dhs175 (entry plus one beverage). Dhs300 (entry plus three-course dinner). Sun and Mon 9pm-midnight. Until December 9. DIFC (04 437 7511).
Win a car at the mall: Spend Dhs300 with your MasterCard shopping or dining at The Dubai Mall this December for the chance to win a Mercedes-Benz S 500 2014.
Until December 31. The Dubai Mall. www.thedubaimall.com (04 362 7500).
Watch a kids' movie: Saving Santa, a kids' movie starring the voices of The Hobbit star Martin Freeman and fellow British actor Tim Curry, is released in UAE cinemas this week. It's about an elf who goes back in time to save Santa – and, of course, Christmas.
Various times and locations, www.voxcinemas.com.
Slow Sundays at Play A Round: Bring the sprogs to Play A Round to avail of ‘Slow Sundays’. At a bargain price, kids can enjoy the neon mini-golf course and arts and crafts area, while mums take advantage of the free wi-fi while they get the time to browse.
Dhs30 per hour. Sun-Thurs 9.30am-2pm. Dubai Marina. www.playaround.ae (04 457 0455).