A few of our favourite things to do this weekend
Woohoo, it’s Fri-yay! This weekend is all about family-friendly stage performances, cute markets and going pink! Have a lovely one!
This improvised kid’s show based on Roald Dahl’s classic story is a magical and interactive experience for kiddies aged 4 to 11 years old, and just as fun and entertaining for mamas and papas! Come and experience the famous classic tale about the mysterious Willy Wonka and his wonderful Chocolate Factory. Follow Charlie on his adventure to find the Golden Ticket and you might even have the opportunity to jump on stage and join in the journey!
When: Friday, 21 October (1-4pm)
Where: The Courtyard Playhouse, Al Quoz, Dubai
How much: Free!
This October, treat your kiddies to a fun-filled cinema experience, jam packed with blockbusters including The Secret Life of Pets and Storks to look forward to – topped off with a range of fun activities. Taking place across all Reel Cinemas outlets, kids can enjoy face painting, stick-on tattoo and colouring stations between 10am to 1pm; and children below the age of five can also be treated to a free movie before 11am!
When: Every Saturday between 15 October and 5 November
Where: Across all Reel Cinemas located at The Dubai Mall, Dubai Marina Mall, The Beach and CITY WALK
How much: Free movies before 11am for children under 5 years old. All other tickets at regular prices.
Join the lovely Victoria Cunningham from Voyager for a 60 Minute Flow Hatha class. The class will feature a fun yet vigorous variation of a Hatha Flow sequence intended to provide a full body workout, focusing on increasing your strength, stamina, flexibility and toning every muscle in your body. So get ready to sweat and stretch into a stronger focused yoga practice, mama!
When: Saturday, 22 October, 6-7pm
Where: Al Barsha Park, Dubai
To Join: (1) Download the classport app from the iTunes store or the Play store (2). Find free classes on the app on Saturday at Ripe Market.
Head over to Dubai Stars Sportsplex with the fam for a community open day in support of Breast Cancer Awareness and Prevention in partnership with Al Jalila Foundation. Enjoy a variety of entertainment, fun games, food and pop up events! Highlights include a bazaar featuring local vendors, a movie screening, an exquisite art auction and free fitness sessions and medical advice for everyone! Aimed at all ages and centred on building awareness and raising funds for the cause – this event promises it all!
When: Friday, 21 October – Saturday, 22 October
Where: Dubai Stars Sportsplex
How much: Free!
Calls for (big and small) LEGO lovers! Gather the fam as STACK takes the fun to another level with everyone’s favourite classic coloured building blocks. Marvel at the awesomely immersive experience with unlimited access to huge amounts of bricks, get building with whichever model takes your fancy and witness giant LEGO® sculptures built right before your eyes. What more could you ask for when there’re millions of Lego bricks inside huge pools that you can wade around in?
When: Wednesday, 19 October – Saturday, 22 October
Where: Skydive Dubai, Dubai
How much: AED 100
Have a fab weekend, mama!
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