Things to do on December 18:
Help RockBottom turn three tonight: The popular nightspot will be three year’s old so there’ll be complimentary food and beverages on offer as well as plenty of commercial tunes and the usual lively atmosphere.
Free. 9pm-3am. Rock Bottom Café TECOM, Ramee Rose Hotel, TECOM (04 450 0111).
Book a bargain mani-pedi: Keep nails neat and glossy during the party season with a manicure and pedicure at Julie Hair and Beauty Saloon for Dhs69.
Until December 24. Julie Hair and Beauty Saloon, Muttar Al Tayer Building, Al Mina Road, Satwa (04 325 2255).
Try Dubai’s most high-tech gym: The ShuiQui Spa and fitness centre at Atlantis The Palm has been refurbished with a slew of top-of-the-range equipment. Perfect for January!
Personal training sessions from Dhs210, www.atlantisthepalm.com (04 426 1020).
Get creative at Carluccio’s: If you missed last week’s spree of gingerbread-decorating classes for kids at Carluccio’s, today is your last chance at this event, which is taking place at the Marina Mall branch.
Dhs90 per child. 3pm-5pm. Marina Mall (04 399 7844).
View artworks inspired by travel: Amrenian painter Taron Simonian will be exhibiting his colourful and ecclectic paintings inspired by his travels to Indonesia, his home town of St Petersburg and his time with the Masai tribe in Tanzania.
Free. Until January 21. Baginskaya Gallery, JLT (050 556 2210).