Things to do on September 27:
Enjoy a cooling spa package: Includes a signature and fully customised ESPA massage followed by a 15-minute scalp massage to help relieve tension.
Dhs420 for 75 minutes. Ongoing. Spa InterContinental, Dubai Festival City (04 701 1257).
From Page to Stage poetry course: Budding bards will learn how to deliver their work on stage, with help from a pro poet.
From Dhs1,400. Sat 10am-noon. Until November 1. The Courtyard Playhouse, Al Quoz, www.courtyardplayhouse.com (050 986 1761).
Cheer on championship swimmers: This is the last in the Emirates Cup series, which sees top swimmers take part in 25m races.
Free. 10am-12.30pm and 4pm-7pm. Hamdan Sports Complex, Emirates Road (E611), www.uaeswimming.com (04 264 8717).
Cool down at a pool party: The Day Vibes pool party will feature music by Trix, Tim Kay, Adam G and Monica S with a special guest appearance by Jared McHuloch. Includes free pool access until 8pm.
Guest list and reservations only. Noon-11pm. PuroBeach Urban Oasis, Conrad Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 287 8703).
Barbecue time at Tirquaz Bistro: Saturday evenings here feature barbecue specials at the pool, plus music and mixed drinks.
Dhs99 per person. 7.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai, Mankhool Road (04 359 8888).