Things to do on December 16:
Try out LBT at Optimal: Sign up for the new low-impact legs bums and tums class at Optimal Fitness.
Free (members). Dhs60 (non-members). 9.30am. Sun and Tue. Ongoing. Optimal Fitness, Commercial Building 3, Dubai Studio City (04 457 2048).
Get a pampering: Try The Ritz-Carlton Spa’s new indulgent two-hour Sugar & Spice treatment.
Dhs750. Until December 31. The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, JBR (04 318 6250).
Santa in the City night: Ladies get three free drinks before 9pm as well as half price food from the bar and lounge. The first 50 ladies will receive a free goodie bag.
Free. 6pm-2am. Karma Kafé, Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0909).
Feast at Young Chef: As part of Time Out Dubai’s Young Chef of the Year event, four chefs from top Dubai restaurants including Qbara and Reflets Par Pierre Gagnaire serve up a four-course meal in front of a live audience in a bid to win the prestigious title. All you need to do is eat, drink and judge.
Dhs395 (including unlimited house beverages and mulled grape). 7.30pm-10.30pm. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira. www.timeouttickets.com
Free Soft Play at Mini Monsters: Kids can let off steam while parents relax in the on-site coffee shop. Free (excluding public and school holidays).
Sundays and Tuesdays 9am-2pm. Ongoing. Mini Monsters, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.minimonsters.ae (04 341 4459).