Anyone who enjoyed playing Monopoly as a kid will enjoy the giant Monopoly boards at Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira and City Centre Mirdif. As well as being super-fun, anyone playing will also be in with a chance of winning up to Dhs100,000.
INFO: At Majid Al Futtaim malls until 14 May, majidalfuttaim.com
Last-Chance Brunch - 11 May
Hotel Cartagena’s brunch is taking a break this Ramadan, with one last session taking place on 11 May. The fun and lively South American eatery atop the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai offers up sensational views paired with signature dishes that boast the best of South American and Caribbean flavours.
INFO: From Dhs295, Friday 11 May, 1.30–4.30pm, Hotel Cartagena, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, hotelcartegena.ae
Bowled Over - Daily
Dubai Bowling Centre in Al Quoz has reopened, and as well as bowling lanes, it’s now offering an exciting arcade and a brand new trampoline playground, Jump Up. Plus, while you’re there, stop at Yamu for some delicious snacks from the Japanese bakery.
INFO: Dubai Bowling Centre, Al Quoz, Sun–Wed 10am–midnight, Thu–Sat 10am–1am, 04 339 1010, bowlingdubai.com
Summer Spa De-stress - Weekdays
Treat yourself to some much-needed R&R at The Spa, Address Dubai Marina. On weekdays from 10am to 2pm, the city retreat is offering 50 percent off any spa treatments lasting 50 minutes or more. Our faves have to be the green tea facial (Dhs250) and the invigorating coffee scrub and wrap.
Dubai Summer Surpriseswill be back for another year, and the 2018 edition is set to be bigger than ever, with six weeks of sensational shopping fun. For the 20th anniversary of the festival, expect some mega sales and super-impressive discounts – it will be worth making your way to the mall this summer!
INFO: Dubai Summer Surprises, 22 June – 4 August, visitdubai.com