Let me entertain you!
Planning your bubba’s birthday party – or indeed, any party – is exhausting. From the venue to the guest list and even down to the goody bags, there’s lots to organise. One thing you definitely can’t forget is entertainment to keep your little and their friends occupied and engaged throughout. Check out some of our favourite party entertainers with this handy list!
Psst…want a little more inspo? our guide to 15 of the best party options in Dubai can help – and our ultimate guide to planning a kids party will make sure everything goes with a bang!
Cheeky Little Events
With the word “cheeky” right there in the company name, you can guarantee that these guys know how to entertain all of your little tykes! Thanks to our friends at Cheeky Little Events, our parties are always extremely fun for everyone, and much less chaotic than we expected. The team is amazing with kids and well-established around the UAE… think bouncy castles, face-painting, Punch & Judy, dress-up characters and a whole lot more. Awesome.
Cheeky Little Events, Tel: (+971)(0)43 886 114, www.cheekylittleevents.com
For musically-inclined kiddos (and for mamas who just need to blow off some steam), Dubai Drums offers African musical drumming. It certainly makes for an exciting party activity, and one that kids of all ages can get involved in. This works both indoors and outdoors so definitely give them a ring if you’re after a unique experience. All drums and percussion instruments are provided.
Dubai Drums, Tel: (+971) (0)4 347 4790, www.dubaidrums.com
If creating bubbling potions, getting slimed, making putty, creating bouncy balls and building periscopes sounds like your kiddo’s idea of fun, then get a certified Mad Scientist to bring interactive experiments to the party. Choose from a laboratory full of interactive demonstrations and activities perfect for children aged 5 to 12 years old (they also have options for 3- 5 year olds, just call and ask).
Mad Science, Tel: (+971) (0)4 337 7403, www.uae.madscience.org
The Magic Phil Show
Magic Phil is adored by so many in Dubai! Specialising in family and children’s productions, he offers unique shows and performances including kids magic pantomime. He’s performed for VIPs, celebrities and even royal clients! You definitely want him at your kiddos next bash!
The Magic Phil Show, Tel: (+971) (0) 52 8650530, email@example.com, www.hatsmagic.co.uk
For a tasteful birthday party, Me&Riley has got you covered, mama. From magic shows to face painting and storytelling, this events company will take care of everything for a beautiful birthday party. Your bubbas are guaranteed to have a super special day!
Me&Riley, Tel: (+971) (0) 50 286 7896, www.meandriley.com
He’s the UAE’s favourite balloon artist – Mr. Twister is all about creating bountiful balloon art, including animals, hats and cartoon characters (plus jet-packs, horses -you name it, he can do it!). Not only will he captivate his little audience with his balloon magic but also with his games, energy and fun. He’ll definitely entertain kids of all ages with his charm and have them roaring with laughter at his act and hanging onto his every word!
Mr. Twister, Tel: (+971) (0)56 138 5357, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.mrtwisterdubai.com
Polkadot Party Hire
For mini Elsas, hire a Frozen-themed bouncy castle from Polkadot Party Hire, or even a Minecraft-themed table setup. These guys definitely know what your tiny tykes are after! Planning something outdoors? Why not go with their outdoor cinema screen and funky sofas for a cool movie experience for tweens and teens? Table décor, cake stands, popcorn, kiosk games or even a mascot… Polkadot Party Hire have you covered!
Polkadot Party Hire, Tel: (+971) (0)55 437 4000, www.polkadotpartyhire.com
Splash ‘n’ Bounce
Plan the perfect pool party with help from Splash N Bounce. Providing all the inflatables you can imagine and then some, this company also offers a party planning service, perfect for busy mamas. We hear the dragon obstacle course is a best seller!
Splash ‘n’ Bounce, Tel: (+971) (0)4 813 5785, www.splashnbounce.com
The Big Moo
Another one offering unusually fun party experiences is The Big Moo. Go for soapy soccer, zorbing or even an inflatable racetrack for your littles to enjoy quad biking. They also offer magicians, face painters, dancers and DJs… this is your one stop party shop.
The Big Moo, Tel: (+971) (0)4 341 9935, www.thebigmoouae.com
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