What To Do This Week, March 21
Fitness and fun with your mum, cool contemporary art, sumptuous seafood and bargain-priced beauty deals are on our radar this week
SUNDAY MARCH 21
If you’re lucky enough to be spending Mother’s Day with your mum this year, Bla Bla’s new Sunday deal is perfect for a day of fitness, fun and girlie bonding.
In collaboration with YoFit, Bla Bla has launched The Break Fit Club – a brilliant package of a fitness class with breakfast and beach club access, offering guests a morning Yoga-Pilates session at 8:45am, followed by breakfast on the terrace in Onda Nami and beach club access at Bla Bla all day.
After a breakfast of yummy dishes including Acai bowl, avocado toast, pancakes and granola with tea, coffee and juice, it’s time for guests to settle onto their sun lounger in a prime spot for the day, where they can unwind until 6pm.
Priced at just AED160 per person (not including f&b spend around the pool) to book, email email@example.com, or call 058 606 3535
MONDAY MARCH 22
Get your culture fix with the return of Alserkal Art Week. Running from Monday, March 22 to Saturday, March 27, Dubai’s beating heart of all things cool and artistic will see its contemporary art galleries and not-for-profit spaces present new exhibitions, guest projects and fascinating talks with artists and curators from around the region throughout the week.
TUESDAY MARCH 23
This Tuesday, Michelin-starred Chef Jason Atherton’s award-winning British restaurant concept Marina Social introduces Seafood Social – a gastronomic journey through deep water delicacies against stunning panoramic views of Dubai Marina.
For one night only on March 23 from 6pm, the 5-course epicurean expedition begins with lobster ‘Tea’ with 24 months aged parmesan, followed by Yellow Fin tuna with apple and avocado, King Crab and scallops, Atlantic Cod with cauliflower, grapes, hazelnuts and sea herbs for main, topped off with a 99 Flake and doughnuts with jam and custard – a happy reminder of sandy summers! Priced AED350 per person for the five-course menu, and AED400 per person for a five-course menu including a glass of bubbles on arrival and a glass of sommelier-selected white grape. Guests can hashtag content with #SeafoodSocial at @marinasocialdubai across social media channels.
To book, call 04 446 6664 or 055 483 5962 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
WEDNESDAY MARCH 24
If you’re looking for a belated Mother’s Day gift or a pre-weekend pamper deal, look no further than Sass Beauty Lounge at Dubai Wharf Community Centre, Al Jaddaf. With two brilliantly-priced beauty bundles on offer, package one includes a facial, specialist mani and pedi, hair treatment, wash and blow dry plus brow tint & threading, while package two includes a body massage, gel mani and pedi, roots touch-up, wash and blow dry, brow tint and threading, all for just AED500 each.
Amazing value that simply cannot be missed, call 04 578 6196 to book.