x Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 23 January 2018

Five things to do today:listne to opera under the stars on Valentine’s Day and head to Feline Friends Adoption Day

Our daily round-up of things to do in the UAE today. Head to an ant-Valentine's party at La Fabrique in the Pullman Deira City Centre Hotel and glam up with a Valentine's beauty offer at Sisters Beauty Lounge.

Enjoy opera music from The Emirates Opera Project at Safa Park for Valentine's Day. iStockphoto
Enjoy opera music from The Emirates Opera Project at Safa Park for Valentine's Day. iStockphoto

BOOK your place at a Valentine’s evening under the stars in Safa Park, where you will feast on a modern, gourmet three-course menu and enjoy classic romantic opera selections performed by The Emirates Opera Project. Dress is smart casual. On Friday at 7pm, from Dh250, The Archive, Gate 5, Safa Park, Dubai, www.thearchive.ae

INDULGE guilt-free this Valentine’s Day with a heart-shaped cheesecake from Right Bite that is only 145 calories. Your sweetie is sure to appreciate this treat from the Skinny Delites range that lets you satisfy dessert cravings without steering off course. Dh45 for a pack of five, Right Bite Nutrition Centre, Dubai, 04 338 8763; Abu Dhabi, 02 443 0909, www.right-bite.com

FORGET any romantic woes and celebrate your single status at the Anti-Valentine’s at La Fabrique, where you’ll find the ‘dropped box’: drop an item from your ex and receive a complimentary beverage. All dropped items will be donated to charity. The resident band promise to avoid playing love songs. From 5pm to 2.30am, Pullman Dubai Deira City Centre Hotel, Dubai, 04 603 8201

GLAM up in time for heart’s day and enjoy a complimentary red or pink Shape & Polish Change with every bespoke Hi Brow eyebrow treatment for a perfectly groomed look. From Dh200, Sisters Beauty Lounge branches in Abu Dhabi and Dubai, booking is essential at www.sistersbeautylounge.com

FALL in love with a furry friend at the Feline Friends Adoption Day, where you’ll find a kitty who needs a forever home. Bring along your Emirates ID. From 4pm to 7pm, Cloud 9 Pet Hotel & Care, Khalifa City A, 050 823 1569, ffabudhabi@gmail.com, www.facebook.com/FelineFriendsAbuDhabi