A few of our favourite things to do in & around Dubai this week
It’s the last week of September (how?) and we’re here to share with you our favourite family-friendly activities! Get your calendar ready, mama! From The Complimentary Masterminds Experience to A Children’s Musical Feast, Pokémon Hunt in Old Dubai and loads more – there’s lots happening in and around Dubai!
If you’re looking for a nursery for you beloved little and not sure where to start, Masterminds Nursery is here to offer you a chance to get a taste of how their enrichment programme caters the needs of your kiddies! This no-obligation two week trial for Masterminds Nursery’s first-of- its-kind programs (for children 18 months to three years) will give families a chance to experience being part of the Masterminds community before choosing to register. The quality is Sassy Mama guaranteed so all you need to do now is sign up for a free access for two weeks!
When: Sunday, 25 September – Thursday, 6 October
Where: Villa 17, Al Rumiah Street, Umm Suqeim 3, Dubai
How much: Free!
Spend the last weekend of September (already?) at an interactive musical performance that your littles will love! During the one-hour, educational and interactive concert, kiddies can sing along to the theme music of the Cartoon Network Original series, including Gumball, Adventure Time, The Powderpuff Girls, as well as the Emirati cartoon character, Mansour.
When: Friday, 30 September (4:30pm and 8pm)
Where: Emirates Palace Auditorium, Abu Dhabi
How much: AED 75 – 325
The Pokémon Go hype is still going strong, mama! Join award-winning DJ Nats from Dubai 92 and Arva, the founder of Frying Pan Adventures along a scenic and cultural route that meanders through Old Dubai for a family Pokémon hunt! Expect real-life edible treats ranging from Indian gram flour fritters to quirky Chinese tea eggs and Iranian frozen noodles for a Pokémon hunt timeout.
When: Thursday, 29 September (5:30pm)
Where: Outside Entrance 1 of Ghubaiba Metro Station
How much: AED 350
If you haven’t heard of the Entertainer then here’s the chance to get to know them…over a buy-one-get-one-free deal on their latest app, Cheers Dubai! Cheers Dubai features over 400 2-for-1 drinks offers exclusively redeemable on drinks at the city’s hottest bars and restaurants, including Fume, Tribeca, The Observatory, Apres, Tortuga and Big Easy. Download this app and see it yourself – the savings of these amazing offers is valued at over AED 100,000 for orders of single beverages, bottles of grape, plus specialty drinks such as cocktails, bubbly and buckets of hops!
When: Until Friday, 30 September
How much: Free in September only!
What’s your plan for this Thursday, mama? Well, we’ve got an idea for you! Why not head over to the monthly community market that is back at Green Community? Free entry for all parents and kiddies to enjoy fun activities for the whole family while stocking up on great hand-made and local clothes, jewellery and other products! Expect photobooth, face painting, goody bags, interactive games and musical performances by the little ones at 4pm – perfect market for a family day out!
When: Thursday, 29 September
Where: The Market Mall, dubai
How much: Free entry
Have a fab week, mama!