A few of our favourite things to do in & around Dubai this week
Can you believe it’s already the last week of March – and Spring Break already?! We can’t either – so make the most of it with our favourite events this week! From The Big Clearance Sale at Dubai World Trade Centre to The Giant Ball Pit at The Dubai Mall and Pony Camp at European Equestrian Center Dubai, this week is filled with fun activities for the fam!
We know you don’t need an excuse to shop, mama. But with The Big Clearance Sale on the way, we can’t think of a better chance to stock up on your favourite clothing, jewellery, shoes and bags at eye-popping discounts. With a long list of statement designer labels and beauty brands, this is the clearance sale to mark in your diaries. The best bit? Spend over AED300 in participating outlets to qualify for the main prize draw of a Jeep Wrangler (woohoo). And if that’s not enough, two lucky shoppers will each win a AED 5,000 cash prize through the complimentary raffle coupons. We’re in!
When: Thursday, 30 March – Saturday, 1 April
Where: Za’abeel Halls 1, 2, 3, Dubai World Trade Centre
How much: Free entry
If you’ve got kids with tonnes of energy to burn, you’ll be on the right track heading down to The Giant Ball Pit, a towering megastructure with winding slides where kiddies can whiz down the twisty slides landing in over 400,000 colourful balls and play in the soft play area for a not-to- be-missed fun-filled outdoor adventure. Don’t miss your chance to take the plunge into a pit-full of fun and make the most of Spring Break and DTCM’s Family Week.
When: Friday, 24 March to Saturday, 15 April (10am to 11pm Sunday to Wednesday; 10am to midnight Thursday to Saturday)
Where: The Dubai Mall Waterfront Promenade, next to Botero Horse
How much: The Giant Ball Pit is free for all children 2-11 years of age to enjoy!
Here’s your chance to visit Dubai’s coolest and most exciting aqua park if you haven’t already! Join Splash ’n’ Party for a special Mother’s Day High Tea with lots of pampering! Get spoiled with a relaxing massage over a cup of tea/coffee while the little ones have a blast on the splash pads and water slides. Just sit back, relax at their restaurant and juice bar (or join the splashing fun) – the only struggle you’ll have is getting the restless littles to leave!
When: Sunday, 26 March (9am – 8pm)
Where: Splash N Party, Villa 1, Street 8A, Al Safa 2, Dubai
How much: AED 50 per kid (mamas play for free!
If fresh air, beautiful animals, horse riding lessons are what your kiddie’s into, then they will love this Pony Camp where they will have the chance to take care of a horse, have fun with new friends in a relax and green atmosphere. This Spring Camp is perfect for kiddos aged six to 18 years old. No previous experience with horses is required and your little ones will be in safe hands with the professional instructors.
When: Sunday, 26 March – Wednesday, 29 March
Where: Pony Camp at European Equestrian Center, Dubai
How much: AED1200 for four days (Facebook discounted price: AED1000)
Who says you can’t pamper yourself on a weekday? Here’s a farm-to-table sensory journey that will leave you feeling beautiful, de-stressed and positively glowing! Start with a detoxifying foot ritual soak using Himalayan, Epsom and exotic sea salts, followed by an Agave Nectar oil massage enriched with a blend of powerful anti-aging extracts that brings a glistening glow to the skin. Your heavenly experience is completed with a Seasonal Manicure (we’re in!). The best bit? The price includes pool and beach access for the day.
When: Until Friday, 31 March
Where: The Heavenly Spa, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
How much: 120 minutes for AED 625 per person
Have a fab week,mama!
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