Check out our roundup of the most fun ways to celebrate Easter with the kids in 2017!
Whatever your take on Easter, one thing’s for sure – the kids aren’t going to want to pass up an opportunity to hunt for eggs, eat chocolate and get a visit from the Easter bunny! We’ve rounded up some of the most egg-cellent kid friendly events and treats so hop to it and start planning!
Ever been to Boardwalk, mamas? This gorgeous spot on Dubai Creek has the most incredible decked eating area and views of the city skyline – and this Easter they’re putting on an Easter egg-stravaganza that’ll keep the whole family very happy. For starters? Bunnies and chickens to welcome guests upon arrival (seriously…how cute) – and there’s lots more. From a delicious Mediterranean buffet with a special Easter twist to a super fun Easter egg hunt for the littles (plenty of treats included), there’s also the added bonus of a fully supervised kids area so that you and the other grown-ups can actually enjoy a minute’s peace! Oh…and did we mention those views? Perfect.
Sunday 16th April, 12 noon to 3.30pm
AED 150 per person for food only
AED 300 per person with selected house beverages
AED 80 per child aged four to 12 years including an access to fuly supervised Kids Zone
Call Boardwalk on 04-2956000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
While the weather’s so gorgeous we wanna be dining al fresco and this Easter, Lakeview at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club is right up there on our list! Expect a delicious brunch buffet with an Easter twist (we’re thinking chocolate…and lots of it..) including lots of brekkie and lunch faves and mimosa (hooray!) all overlooking a lush green championship course – perfect. And what’s Easter without a few bunnies? Yes you can expect those too – real live fluffy gorgeous ones for the kids to cuddle (ok and you can have a go too, mama). Super family friendly, oodles of space, plenty of fresh air and lots of Easter fun – sounds pretty perfect to us!
Visit Lakeview on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April and enjoy our traditional Easter Brunch with a selection of breakfast and lunch favourites, in addition to free flowing mimosas, served between 11am and 3pm.
Have a fun filled weekend with plenty of entertainment including an Easter egg hunt and a visit from some bunnies on the Lakeview Terrace.
Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April between 11am and 3pm
Lakeview at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
AED 180 per person for food and soft beverages
AED 280 per person for food and selected house beverages
AED 80 per child aged four to 12 years
Call Lakeview on 04-2956000 or email email@example.com
And here’s another fab option at the gorgeous Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, Mamas – Legends is a peach of a resto with an indoor space (if you don’t fancy the sun) or a beautiful terrace overlooking the Dubai Creek and championship course. There’ll be heaps of Easter fun for the little guests – because let’s face it, this is all about them, including arts & crafts, games and that all-important egg hunt. And for the whole fam? A delish brunch buffet with an Easter twist, selections from the a la carte menue and the chance to sit back, relax and enjoy some quality time with your people. Perfect.
Friday 14th and Sunday 16th April, between 12 noon to 3.30pm
Lakeview at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
AED 285 per person inclusive of food only
AED 395 per person inclusive of food and selected beverages
AED 450 per person inclusive of food and sparkling
AED 650 per person inclusive of food and premium sparkling
AED 85 per child aged four to 12 years
Children under four go free
Call Legendson 04-2956000 or email Legends@dubaigolf.com
One of our fave parenting superstores is pulling out all the stops for Easter this year and you’re invited! Head to their Gold & Diamond Park location on Thursday afternoon and you can expect everything from an Easter egg hunt to face painting, photo booth, Easter crafts and a fab giveaway! And if that’s not enough, each little bunny that attends gets a goody bag – yippee!
Thursday 13th April, between 2pm and 5pm
Just Kidding, Gold & Diamond Park
Register via the Just Kidding Facebook Page www.facebook.com/JustKiddingMe
Gather your fam and friends at Fümé, Pier 7 this Easter to celebrate the special occasion with traditional Easter specials with a Fümé twist. If there’s a time to over-indulge, Easter is it so get your fill of fab food and delish desserts including a 7-layer carrot cake that we’re already dreaming about. And for the kids? A special brunch menu, visit from the bunny him (her?!) self, an Easter egg hunt and lots more.
Friday 14th Apri to Sunday 16th April for lunch & dinner
Fümé, Pier 7 Level 1, Dubai Marina
Kids Brunch – Friday to Sunday 12 noon – 4 pm priced at AED 30 per child
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call +971 (0)4 421 5669
Now here’s an Easter eggs-perience not to miss! Super family friendly destination Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is putting on an Easter brunch and kids celebration with tonnnes of entertainment including that all-important Easter egg hunt, egg painting, egg on spoon decorating, magicians, jugglers, a mini-zoo and the famous ‘sand man’ together with his camel and pony for little riders! (does he also help the kids sleep?!…Ed..). And the food? Every kind you can imagine, from seafood to live-cooking stations to kids corner to Middle Eastern – go with an appetite! Perfect family day out al fresco.
Sunday 16th April 12.30pm to 4pm
Al Forsan Restaurant, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa
AED 345 per person inclusive of food and soft drinnks
AED 505 per person inclusive of food and selected house beverages
AED 715 per person inclusive of food and unlimited bubbly
Children between the ages of 5 and 12 receive a 50% discount
Children under four eat free
Contact +971 (0) 4 809 6194 or email BAS.Restaurants@meydanhotels.com
Been to this super cute café yet? Here’s your chance! Enjoy three days of fun, starting with an egg decorating contest on Friday 14th April, cookie baking masterclass on Saturday 15th April and – the Grand Finale – an Easter extravaganza on Sunday 16th April in partnership with beauty product experts, L’Occitaine (a mega Sassy fave).
Don’t miss the delectable Easter feasting menu featuring a special Sunday roast, while the kiddos get their faces painted, meet Mr/Mrs Bunny, ‘eggsplore’ and hunt for eggs – oh and there are prizes for mama too – winners will receive a selection of prizes from L’Occitaine worth over AED 650! Customised Easter gift hampers will be available for purchase all throughout the month. YUM.
Friday 14th April and Saturday 15th April, 5pm -7pm and Sunday 16th April 12pm -4pm
Tub Of Butter, Al Thanya Street, Sheikh Zayed Road (next to the Metropolitan Hotel)
AED 40 per person on Friday and Saturday
AED 110 per person on Sunday
Contact: Reserve@tubofbutter.com or call +971 (0) 4 343 8884
Cloud 7 is a really cute new area within kiddie department store Level Kids – offering up fun activities such as soap making, candle making and cake decorating plus a little play area and more. Sign your little one up for an afternoon of sweet treats at the Candy Station, and eggcellent activities, including an Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny, and other stuff too!
Thursday 13th April 4pm
Cloud 7, Level Kids, City Walk
AED 120 per child which includes snacks and juice, access to Cloud 8 and lots of un activities!
To book a place, email email@example.com or call +971 (0) 4 510 8317.
For a mega family friendly destination – you really can’t go wrong with Reform! With oodles of outdoor space, a beautiful lake view and really chilled vibe (plus the opportunity to enjoy a glass or two of something cold while the kids play) – we love! This April, Reform Social & Grill will be hosting its annual Easter Family Fun Day, as part of their Springfest activities. Kids can get their faces painted, jump about on a bouncy castle, pet cute animals at the petting zoo and hunt for eggs. Heaven!
Saturday 15th April 12pm to 6pm
Reform Social & Grill, The Lakes, Dubai
Free Entry – BBQ menu prices vary
How about a whopping Easter party at home!? We know just the place to stock up on all your seasonal treats (and then some) – we’re talking The Lime Tree Café & Kitchen where the team have been busy whipping up a storm in the kitchen and creating delicious cookies and confectionary. From hand-iced biccies to chocolate hens and eggs, farmyard babies, iced bunnies and carrots, Easter shortbread, Easter cupcakes and… drum roll please…THE BEST freshly baked hot cross buns with an added new apricot and dark chocolate flavour. Stock up and surprise the kiddos on Easter morning….
Available to pre-order via firstname.lastname@example.org and also in-store at Jumeirah, Sheikh Zayed Road, Al Quoz.
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