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5 Things To Do This Weekend: Macrame Plant Holders Workshop, The Buggy Run, Food Truck JAM and more!

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A few of our favourite things to do this weekend

We cannot be more excited for this weekend as so many fun-filled family events are happening in the desert city. Here are some of our favourites…

Macrame Plant Holders

Macrame Plant Holders Workshop

Tribe Dubai is back with the popular macrame workshops in The Collective this month with the wonderful bubbly teacher Natalie. Get creative and create beautiful macramé plant holders to style your hanging greenery, mama!

When: Wednesday, 18 February
Where: Tribe Dubai, The Courtyard (between Bounce and Alserkal Ave), Al Quoz, Dubai
How much: AED350 includes welcome coffee or juice (RSVP at


Sony PhotoFriday

Calling all budding photographers and snap-happy hobbyists! Celebrate the art to photo taking with trendsetters and experts in the world of photography. Along with special offers on the latest photography equipment, there will be creative panels, photo walks, 12 seminars on a variety of photography-related themes (like how to snap the most Instagram-worthy pics) and even camera cleaning services.

When: Friday, 10 February 2017 (10am-6pm)
Where: Alserkal Avenue
How much: AED 55 – AED 165

buggy run

The Buggy Run

Ever thought of doing a run with the buggy? Well, here’s your chance! The Buggy run is an un-timed 2.5km and 5km fun run, for beginners all the way to seasoned runners. Mamas and papas are welcome to walk, skip, jog or sprint their way around the track…as long as you have a baby or child in a buggy, you’re good to go! It’s a social, inclusive family-friendly event, promoting family health and wellness (we love!). Not a buggy runner? Visit the Fun ground with a host of family activities, music and entertainment, food trucks and a draw with lots of exciting prizes to be won!

When: Saturday, 11 February
Where: Club Circuit Dubai Autodrome, Motor City
How much: Prices start at AED150 for a single buggy and single runner, AED245 for a single buggy and two runners.

food truck

Food Truck JAM at Emirates Golf Club

Calling all food and music lovers! Discover new luscious green playgrounds with 15 food trucks, house beverages, live performances, and Truckers Market featuring 25 local vendors selling quirky handmade crafts and jewellery. While the adults are relaxing, the little ones can run freely on the grass and take part in activities tailored for kids. Picnic mats are available on sale at the venue but feel free to bring your own mats, blankets, and chairs if you wanna get cozy!

When: Saturday, 11 February 2017 (5pm-11pm)
Where: Emirates Golf Club
How much: Free entry!


Family Fun Day

Bring the fam over to Kids Zone The Market for a fun-filled day of fun and games, face painting, balloon bending, arts & crafts fair, and much more. Don’t miss out on the market itself with creative crafts and handmade products such as jewellery, clothes, arts from fab exhibitors. T’is the perfect weekend spot for kiddies to play and for parents to browse and shop!

When: Friday, 10 February (12pm-8pm)
Where: Kids Zone The Market, Green Community Market Mall (DIP), Dubai
How much: Free entrance

Have a fab weekend, mama!

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