SUNDAY JANUARY 31
GRIN AND BARE IT
Business Bay buff-body haven BARE DXB has just opened the doors to their second outpost at Dubai’s coolest new lifestyle destination. Located on the top floor of THAT Concept Store, Mall of the Emirates, the newest BARE DXB houses the iconic BARE BLACK, with its signature black-lit room, neon lights and bass-heavy beats, and sits alongside BARE, a new state-of-the-art Yoga Studio, featuring unique yogi classes, stretch sessions and bendy babe workshops. Curated by Dubai’s elite fitness instructors, all classes available from the home-grown fitness hub include a signature high intensity workout paired with weight training, strength and stretch to torch those calories. With positivity energy a BARE essential, it’s basically impossible not to leave the studio buzzing. With free valet parking available to gym users with direct lift access into BARE, it’s a buff-up no brainer. Call 054 455 0597 for details.
MONDAY FEBRUARY 1
GO BANANAS AT MAGNOLIA BAKERY
After working up a sweat at BARE DXB on Sunday, how about indulging in a (relatively) guilt-free sweet treat on Monday? Famed New York institution, Magnolia Bakery has launched a gluten-free version of their world-famous Banana Pudding. Featuring gluten-free vanilla wafers, creamy vanilla pudding and chunks of fresh bananas, we’ll be treating ourselves to a takeaway tub of gluten-free gorgeousness to enjoy on a sunlounger, poolside.
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 2
CELEBRATE A DUBAI DECADE WITH A TRIO OF TOP CHEFS AT FOLLY
For one night only, chef Colin Clague will be joining Nick Alvis and Scott Price at Folly, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, as they serve up their best dishes in celebration of their decade in Dubai. Helping carve out Dubai’s epic culinary scene, developing an array of homegrown dining concepts across the city over the last ten years, the six-course tasting menu of signature dishes highlights the best of their respective time at Q’bara, Zuma, Ruya, Table 9 and folly by Nick & Scott. A night not to be be missed by foodies across the region, if you haven’t booked already, you don’t have a moment to lose! From 7pm- late, priced AED 650 for six courses inclusive of premium grape pairing. Call 04 430 8535 or WhatsApp +971 058 108 2464 for reservations.
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 3
BECOME A YOGA INSTRUCTOR WITH NANCY ZABANEH
Ever wanted to take your yoga practice one step further? Kundalini Yoga Teacher Trainer, human relations coach, retreat leader, and motivational speaker, Nancy Zabaneh, also known as Hari Darshan Kaur, launches the KRI Level 1 Aquarian Teacher Training Program on February 4 in collaboration with Portugal-based Karam Kriya School. An interactive 220-hour professional certification course in the theory, practice, and basic skills of Kundalini yoga, the course includes 180 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours of independent study that may include service projects, a 40-day meditation, rebirthing classes or White Tantric yoga. With a few places on the course left, book today and start your new yoga journey tomorrow! For more information, email [email protected], or call 050 655 0209