Things to do on February 11:
Boogie on Wednesdays: The new Boogie Wednesday weekly night is dedicated to mingling in retro style. Eat, drink and socialise while listening to DJ Tas playing a selection of rare and classic tracks that will keep the dancefloor moving.
Free. 8pm-1am. Story Rooftop Lounge, Knowledge Village (04 365 9911).
Eat pancakes at Clinton Street: Sample limited-edition pancake recipes throughout the month, including Japanese pumpkin pancakes.
Prices vary. Daily 8am-4pm, 6pm-11pm. Until February 28. Burj Views, Downtown Dubai (04 428 1331).
Get your feet into Valentinos: Harvey Nichols has launched a footwear shop-in-shop on Level 1 of the store, selling pieces from the luxury label’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection. A permanent fixture in the store, items are priced from Dhs1,100 for flat sandals.
Ongoing. Level 1, Harvey Nichols, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 8888).
Speak date at Lounge Café Italiano: Share your love of learning languages with others at this relaxed language exchange. RSVP online to attend. And better still, if you take a friend along, you’ll get a Dhs200 voucher from Eton Institute.
Free. 6pm-8pm. Lounge Café Italiano, Arenco Tower, Dubai Media City, www.meetup.com/speak-dating (800 3866).
Exclusive night at Don Alfonso 1890: This evening, grape enthusiasts can sample a four-course pairing menu.
Dhs500 per person. 8.30pm-midnight. Shangri-La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 558 6531).