Ramadan night market
This ten-day shopping bonanza runs at the Dubai World Trade Centre until Sunday August 19 and features products from around the world across various categories, including furniture and handicrafts, home appliances, electronics, toys, fashion and accessories. Make an early start on your Eid shopping.
Free. 8am-3am (Ramadan), 5pm-midnight (Eid). Until August 19. Dubai World Trade Centre (04 327 7743).
New stores & collections
Diesel autumn/winter 2012 menswear collection This new bad-boy range features biker-chic industrial-style boots, fitted blazers, bulky utility jackets and relaxed slacks in typically structured fabrics such as denim. It might be some time before you get to wear this stuff in sunny Dubai, but it’s worth stocking up for the cooler months. Ladies should also check out the new womenswear line.
Dhs80 to Dhs9,950. Diesel, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 0792).
Faces vanity cases
Beauty chain Faces is giving away a vanity case for stowing all your make-up and accessories when you spend in store. Available with qualifying purchases.
Until August 15. The Dubai Mall (04 339 8630).
Sales and offers
Deals at Debenhams
Spend Dhs500 at the British department store until Friday August 24 and get a Dhs75 voucher to spend anywhere in store between Friday August 24 and Saturday September 9.
Until August 24. Available at Debenhams, various locations including Ibn Battuta Mall (04 340 7575).
Discounts at Nasimi Beach Boutique
This holiday-chic boutique, home to brands such as Marena y Sol, is offering a 25 percent discount on selected items during Ramadan. Update your holiday wardrobe now.
Open daily 10am-midnight. Until the end of Ramadan.. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 0000).
Get a free gift with purchase when you spend at Bebe
The US brand, renowned for its body-con styles, is offering gifts such as Bebe bags when you spend more than Dhs700 in-store.
Until August 31. Bebe, various locations including Deira City Centre (04 295 6173).
Jacky’s Electronics promotion at Ibn Battuta Mall
It’s time to go gadget crazy at Ibn Battuta Mall: every time you spend Dhs250 at the electronics store in the Andalusia Court, you’ll get a free Grand Cinemas movie ticket.
Ongoing. Jacky’s Electronics, Ibn Battuta Mall (04 368 5080).
S*uce Ramadan promotion
In celebration of the Emirati tradition of Gerge3an, spend more than Dhs500 at eclectic boutique S*uce during Ramadan and you’ll get a cute vintage-style pot full of goodies.
Until the end of Ramadan. S*uce, various locations including The Dubai Mall (04 339 9696).
Wrist summer deals
Snap up a quirky new timepiece at this eclectic watch boutique, which is offering 25 to 50 percent discounts on selected items.
Open daily 10am-1am. Ongoing. Wrist, The Dubai Mall (04 330 8171).
Ladies’ morning at Mirdif City Centre
From 10am until 2pm every Monday, this mall offers discounts for ladies, including 15 percent off lingerie and shapewear brand K-Lynn. There are also plenty more deals.
Mon 10am-2pm. Mirdif City Centre, www.mirdifcitycentre.com (800 6422).
Mall walkers at Mall of the Emirates
This indoor walking club meets five times a week to stroll round the mall.
Free. Sun-Thu 8.30am. Ongoing. Meet at Nike store, Mall of the Emirates (04 409 9000).
Oasis Centre: wacky
Wednesdays for women Every Wednesday, this Sheikh Zayed Road mall offers women-only discounts of up to 25 percent across its brands and stores, including New Look and Home Centre.
Ongoing. Oasis Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 515 4000).
Arabic entertainment at The Souk and Arabian Court
Visit this traditional-style area of The Dubai Mall to experience Arabic hospitality, and check out falconers and traditional performances.
Until August 25. The Souk and Arabian Court, The Dubai Mall (800 38224 6255).