Gift-giving Season is right ’round the corner and we’re here to make sure that you find some ‘you-time’ within all the fun family activities! Check out this week’s edition of The Weekender to find out what’s happening around town, mamas!
‘Tis the Season for Spa Pampering!
Catch this special SO Spa Pampering Package offered at the Sofitel, before 2015 ends! Buy a 50 minute massage and receive a complimentary Exotic Monoi and Black Sand body scrub, completely free. Plus, you get to use the gorgeous spa facilities too! This package would also make a much-appreciated Christmas gift for anyone who deserves some relaxation time in their life (i.e. all fellow mamas)!
When: Anytime before Thursday, 31 December
Where: SO Spa, Sofitel The Palm, Dubai, UAE
How much: AED 500, call to book: 04 556677
Christmas Special Comedy Night
Looking for a laugh? We have just the thing for you: The Live and Laughing Comedy Night! Guaranteed to be a Christmas Cracker of a night, the host for the evening is Canadian MC and comedian Dave Marosi. Dave has taken the UAE comedy scene by storm with his brand of sharp observational humour, which has gained him fans from all over the world. So join in to let laughter work it’s magic on you!
When: 19th December, from 8pm
Where: McGettigans DWTC, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free! For more information call: 04 3780800
Festive Afternooon Tea
Who doesn’t love a good Afternoon Tea? This one’s extra special because it’s situated within the most festive time of year! Enjoy an afternoon of Christmas cookies, traditional stollen, and aromatic Gingerbread, all paired with luxury Tchaba tea! Plus. this is all set within the cozy surroundings of La Farine Café & Bakery at the JW Marriott Marquis (perfect for a little couple time!)
When: Everyday until 26th December, from 3pm to 6pm
Where: La Farine, JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai, UAE
How much: AED 250 per couple, call to book: 04 4140000
A breathtaking winter wonderland, filled with treats and delights that will keep you and the kiddos happy! There will be festive arts and crafts and winter bouncy castles to make sure that everyone is enjoying themselves! As if that wasn’t enough, there will also be a singing band of polar bears. Plus, your littles will be free to visit the man himself at Santa’s Winter Grotto!
When: Thursday 17 to Saturday 19 December, from 5pm-10pm
Where: Al Marjan Island, Al Ras Khaimah, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free entry!
The Ripe Food & Craft Market
What better way to spend your Friday mornings than picking fresh, organic, local fruits and veggies from the Ripe Organic Stall at their distinctive alfresco shopping venue in the heart of Dubai? As usual, the whole community is getting involved, with more than 100 local passionate businesses including the best foodies, artisans, designers, jewellers entertainers and musicians in town. Also, a great chance to pick-up last minute presents!
When: Friday, 18 December, from 9am-3pm.
Where: Zabeel Park, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free entry!
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