Social Media

back

6 Things To Do This Weekend: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, Super Kids & Dubai Cares Charity Family Day and more!

baby and the hungry caterpillar
Play & PartyPost Category - Play & PartyPlay & Party
What's OnPost Category - What's OnWhat's On - Post Category - Neighbourhood GuidesNeighbourhood Guides - Post Category - Things to Do With KidsThings to Do With Kids

A few of our favourite things to do this weekend

Woo-hoo! Here comes our favourite time of the week and we can’t wait to share with you our picks for this weekend. Have a great one!

caterpillar showThe Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

The classic story is now appearing onstage, conveyed through an adorable cast of puppets who will faithfully enact four of Carle’s stories: The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and of course, the star of the show – The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The performance is sure to delight everyone from the littlies to those still young at heart!

When: Friday, 13 January (1pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm), Saturday 14 January – Sunday, 15 January (11 am, 2 pm, 4 pm)
Where: Centrepoint Theatre – Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre, Dubai
How much: From AED 150

cairo musicCairo Sound Music Festival

If you’re looking for a not-so-ordinary family night out, then this unique concert will make your weekend an unforgettable one! Head over to Cairo Sound Music Festival to hear popular Egyptian performers playing jazz, reggae, rock and house in their distinctive traditional style (not something you get to listen to every day!). The festival is the initiative of Hi Wave Events, which aims to introduce modern Egyptian culture to the world to foster creativity – here’s to cultural diversity and love for music!

When: Friday, 13 January (5pm, doors open at 4pm)
Where: Dubai Media City Amphitheatre, Dubai
How much: From AED 165

family picnic

Charity Family Picnic Brunch

Haven’t got plans for the weekend? Well, now you do! Our friends at Red Crescent are hosting a fun filled family brunch, where families can also enjoy scrumptious treats from the live cooking stations and a dessert buffet prepared by the talented chefs of InterContinental. All proceeds will go to support the wonderful work done by Emirates Red Crescent and other children-centred projects. Every family will receive a delicious gourmet hamper filled with goodies and a picnic mat too – here’s to a relaxing (and meaningful) weekend!

When: Friday, 13 February
Where: Al Badia Golf Club, Dubai Festival City
How much: AED 275 for adults and AED 150 for children aged 6-12. Children under age 6 are free

dubai care

Super Kids & Dubai Cares Charity Family Day

The annual Charity Family Day for Dubai Cares is back and better than ever. Bring the kiddies over to enjoy fun activities and be part of a multicultural environment for a good cause! The kids can enjoy face-painting, fun science experiments (and much more), whilst we enjoy exciting raffle draws and lots of food and beverage! The raffle prizes sponsored include overnight stays & meal vouchers from hotels across the UAE, rounds of golf, hampers, spa vouchers and more. You don’t want to miss out mamas!

When: Saturday, 14 January (1-5pm)
Where: The Irish Village in Al Garhoud, Dubai

family street marketFamily Street Market

Located next to Stefano’s Restaurant on Dubai Marina Walk, the open air street market makes the perfect place to hunt for anything and everything, from unique jewellery, arts & crafts, clothes, to flowers, home decor and handmade items. This weekend will be packed with fun-filled family entertainment with all things kiddies love: clowns, henna, pop-corn, candyfloss and more!

When: Friday, 13 January (5-11pm)
Where: Dubai Marina Walk, Dubai
How much: Free entry!

milestone nurseryCarnival at Milestones Nursery

What better way to spend the weekend than having some family fun at a Carnival? Milestones Nursery’s got you covered with loads of outdoor activities for your restless littles! Expect handmade market, face painting, nutrition for parents and much more! The best bit? Enroll your child on the day and get AED 2000 off annual fees! Don’t miss out on the chance to win many valuable prices in the competitions, mama!

When: Saturday, 14 January (3-6pm)
Where: Milestones Nursery Unit 25, Street 3B, Umm Al Shief Road, Dubai
How much: Free!

Have a fab weekend, mama!

Featured image via Pinterest

more sassy mama

What's New

We're social
You got this, mamas! 💕💕💕💕💕💕💕 @modernmomprobs
One of our very favourite foodies is going to be a mama - to twins! Follow her exciting journey and all of her amazing recipes and adventures @secretsquirrelfood 💕
Dreaming of the next weekend already, mamas?! How about checking into the new Sedr Trailer Resort, the region’s first “trailer hotel”, where you can camp along the banks of Hatta Dam?! So awesome! We love this pic by Mama Emilie @stellaandthestars 🧡
Make that $60 million! Via @happygreylucky #mamalife
Happy Australia Day! There are sooo many talented Aussie mamas in Dubai - we love the gorgeous textiles, wallpapers and Mama/daughter dresses by @gcmacmillan - just check out this dreamy cot setup (and beautiful baby boy too!) 🇦🇺 ⭐️ visit www.georgiamacmillanpaints.com - you’ll want it all 🇦🇺⭐️
This time of year is perfect for exploring Dubai and getting some cute snaps! Check out some of the city’s most photogenic locations- link in bio ⬆️⬆️ 📷 @adventureswithkaya
Our children are building a memory bank of everything we’re teaching them - even when we feel that we’re doing a bad job, our love and dedication as mamas is always there and that’s all that matters. A bad day is just a bad day! You got this, mama ❤️ via @mothersmeetings #sassymama #motherhood #youareenough #raisingkids

We're social

What we're up to and what inspires us