Spend a whole weekend focused on well-being at Yogafest, the only free yoga festival in the region. There’ll be more than 100 classes of yoga and meditation – given by qualified instructors from around the region and further afield – along with wellness sessions, healthy eating and even massage and alternative therapies at a dedicated healing tent. There will also be a variety of stalls offering healthy food and sustainably sourced goods.February 19-21 at Dubai Internet City Amphitheatre. www.yogafest.me.
In the pink
Get your glad rags on for a good cause; Dubai’s Big Pink Ball is back for another round of merriment in the name of charity. To be held on February 12 at the Emirates Golf Club, the event is raising funds for Breast Cancer Arabia. This year’s theme is Hollywood and the dress code is black tie with a hint of pink. You can expect a night of drinks, dancing and non-stop entertainment. Tickets include entry and a dinner and drinks package from 7pm-11pm. www.bigpinkball.com.