Things to do on December 24:
Get festive nails: De La Mer Spa on Jumeirah Beach Road is offering a festive nail art service this December, with polish, glitter, shimmer, and stones used to create eye-catching designs.
Between Dhs5 and Dhs10 per nail. Until December 31. De La Mer Spa, Jumeirah Road (04 328 2775).
L’Wren Scott collection: Check out the L’Wren Scott and Banana Republic collaboration, with clothes and accessories in sparkly colours.
From Dhs150. Banana Republic, The Dubai Mall (04 339 8462).
Feast on French fare: Christmas Eve is finally upon us! Celebrate at Traiteur with fine French food, served at live cooking stations.
Dhs425 (soft drinks). Dhs525 (grape or hops and glass of bubbly). Dhs215 (children). 7pm-11pm. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira (04 317 2222).
Go Irish this Christmas: McGettigan’s will be serving a Christmas dinner and blasting out some yuletide classics to maintain a party atmosphere.
Free. From 7pm. McGettigan’s DWTC, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 6247).
Post a letter to Santa at Fun City: Today is your last chance to visit Fun City located at various outlets across Dubai and post letters to the North Pole through the special Santa’s mail boxes. Participants here will also have the exciting opportunity of being able to win a prize when Santa opens the boxes.