Things to do on October 22:
A taste of Alba at Alta Badia: Enjoy a special menu for white truffle season.
Priced à la carte. White truffle: Dhs88 per gram. Sat-Thu noon-3pm, Sun-Fri 6pm-midnight. Until October 31. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 319 8771).
Free treatments at Pastels: Guests get free mini Eminence face treatments and great discounts today at the Jumeirah branch. Enter into a raffle to win Eminence products. Donation boxes are also available to donate to local charity Breast Cancer Arabia.
Until October 22. Pastels Salon, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 388 3534).
Enjoy a Diwali promotion at Zafran: This week, Zafran hosts a special set menu for the festival of lights. Try dishes such as paneer butter masala and sample Indian sweets.
Dhs89 per person. Wed and Thu noon-midnight. Until October 23. Dubai Marina Mall (04 399 7357). Other location: Mirdif City Centre (04 284 0987).
Take part in an art workshop: GPP Slidefest, now in its 14th edition, sees seven talented photographers take the stage to share personal photography projects that span a range of genres.
Free. 7pm. Dubai Knowledge Village Auditorium, Block 1, Dubai Knowledge Village (04 380 8545).
Dubai Laughing Comedy Club: The UAE’s best female comedians perform in a special show in aid of Breast Cancer Awareness. The line-up includes Rachel Hamilton, Sarah Murphy, Emma Addison and many more.
Free. 8pm-11pm. 1UP, Boutique 7 Hotel & Suites, TECOM (04 434 5555).