Things to do on October 12:
Unwind at Armani/Spa: This package includes a classic afternoon tea experience for two at Armani/Lounge, followed by a 50-minute treatment.
Dhs470 per person. Until October 31. Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3282).
See an exhibition: Check out Faig Ahmed’s solo exhibition, reinventing the conventional MiddleEastern carpet.
Free. 10am-8pm. Cuadro Fine Art Gallery, Building 10, Gate Village, DIFC (04 425 0400).
Grape in focus: Worldwide, Sofitel branches are launching grape promotions this month. At A.O.C. French Brasserie in JBR, a special grape menu launches today.
From Dhs50 per glass. From Dhs250 per bottle. Daily 7pm-11pm. Until October 18. Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina (04 448 4733).
Cheeky Monkeys opens in Dubai Marina: With branches already open in Etihad Mall and Mirdif, Cheeky Monkeys has branched out once more and opened its third venue in Dubai Marina. The new three-storey soft play area with natural light throughout has been designed specifically for little ones to exercise and strengthen their motor skills.
Dhs45 for one hour, Dhs75 for two hours. Suitable for kids aged 10 months to eight years old. Cheeky Monkeys, opposite Le Royal Meridien, Dubai Marina, www.cheekymonkeys.com (04 276 0011).