Things to do on January 26:
Check out iconic art: ‘Icons of Art’ depicts the major changes in art history through a display of a meticulously curated works from some 70 exemplary contemporary masters.
Free. 10am-10pm. Opera Gallery, Gate Village 3, DIFC (04 323 0909).
Take a capoeira class: Discover the Brazilian martial art that combines strength with agility and music.
Dhs475 per month, three classes per week. Mon and Wed 4pm-5pm (kids), 7pm-8pm (adults), Sat 1.30pm (family class for kids and adults). Ongoing. Team Nogueira, Al Quoz, www.teamnogueiradubai.com (04 338 8967).
Remember Republic Day at Amala: Sample a special set menu in honour of India’s Republic Day. It includes a few patriotically colour-coded dishes too.
Dhs350 per person. 7pm-11pm. Jumierah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0444).
Dance Salsa: Take part in a free Salsa lesson. Ladies can enjoy two free drinks from 9pm to 1am.
Free. 8pm-3am. Rock Bottom Café, Ramee Rose Hotel, TECOM (044 500 111).
Head to Adventure Zone: For some sporty action in air-conditioned environs get down to Adventure HQ in Times Square Center where kids can complete the cable climb high ropes course and have a go on the climbing wall. Kids must be a minimum of 140cm to take part in the cable climb and a minimum of 15kg to go on the climbing pinnacle.
From Dhs50. Ongoing. Adventure HQ, Times Square Center, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.adventurehq.ae (04 346 6824).