• Breast Cancer Awareness Month has officially started bringing plenty of Pinktober events. Check out these listings to find a fun event to participate in over the next few weeks

    Letters with Love

    With every Dh300 spent at any branch of Tips & Toes, the company will donate a free pampering treatment to a breast cancer patient. Customers will be invited to write a handwritten note of encouragement and support on the voucher which will be passed on as well.

    Where: Any Tips & Toes
    When: Throughout October

    Pink is Punk

    Returning for its seventh year, the run and swim event will be donating 100 per cent of its proceeds to Brest Friends in association with Al Jalila Foundation in support of ongoing research and treatments. The event is open to all ages and all levels and participants are encouraged to dress up in pink or superhero costumes. Register via Premier Online.

    Where: Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
    When: 5 October

    Pink is Punk Moonlight Yoga

    If yoga is more of your speed, check out Pink is Punk's night event. Entry costs Dh100 and the proceeds will also be donated. For more information visit ignite.ae

    Where: Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
    When: 8 October

    Pink Dive

    In partnership with Brest Friends and Al Jalila Foundation, the Sheesha Beach Dhow Cruise is hosting a dive day where all the proceeds of the day will be donated to Brest Friends in support of breast cancer research. Email diving@sheesabeach.com for more information and reservations.

    Where: Musandam, Oman
    When: 19 October

    XDubai Spartan Women's Race

    Taking place during the second annual Dubai Fitness Challenge, the race is open to women aged 15 and above. The second edition will be including two new race lengths as well as a Spartan Kids' Race. A percentage of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the Al Jalila Foundation in partnership with Brest Friends which will be used to support breast cancer patients and fund ongoing research. Register online via spartanarabia.com

    Where: Jebel Ali Race Course, Dubai
    When: 27 October