A few of our favourite things to do this weekend
Looking for some family-friendly fun-filled activities to check out this weekend? From dressing blue and heading over to Al Barari for World Autism Awareness Day, to Piknic Électronik’s last event for the season, there’s PLENTY going on in Dubai this weekend!
We are all about promoting awareness and inclusion at Sassy Mama, so we are thrilled that we can spend World Autism Awareness Day at The Farm. People are celebrating the initiative by turning things blue, and this is the perfect chance to join in! With blue nail painting, pool access, AND blue creme brulee and blue milkshakes, this family event is a great way to show your support for different abilities.
When: Saturday, 2 April
Where: Al Barari, Dubai, UAE
How much: Package for AED 150, separate purchases available. Booking required: call 04 392 5660
If you’re looking for more ways to show your support for people with different abilities, check out our Sassy Mama Supports post for World Autism Awareness Day.
Looking for some action? Our wonderful friends at CitiSpi (the people that help you socialise smarter) recommend catching the polo along Dubai’s coastline. Whether you’re there for the sport, the family time, or the fab energy, Dubai Polo academy is bringing four local and international teams to compete for the 12th edition of the competition – all set against Dubai’s stunning backdrop!
When: Friday, 1 to Saturday, 2 April
Where: Skydive Dubai, UAE
How much: AED 95, call + 971 4 340 8589 for more details
Every mama knows first years are a cause for celebration, and we’re invited to join in the fun at ING Creatives’ first year anniversary of completing the Creative Community Wall! Done in collaboration with Ruben Sanchez, this is the perfect way to watch the Creative Festival kick off. With plenty of live art and live music (…and food!), we can’t wait to soak up those creative vibes with the whole clan.
When: Friday, 1 April
Where: JLT, Jumeirah Business Center 2 Dubai, UAE
How much: Free entry
Piknic Electronik Dubai is back for it’s last event of the season. The festival attracts all kinds of music lovers and families, so don’t miss out, mamas! Creative entertainment and activities (from face-painting and kiddie games, to yoga and pilates classes) go on throughout the event to ensure that there’s something for everyone. The little one’s Petit Piknic area even has bouncy castles…
When: Saturday, 2 April, from 2 to 10pm
Where: The Address, Montgomerie, Emirates Hills Dubai, Dubai, UAE
How much: Tickets on sale here
Mamas of Dubai, you’re in luck: Wacky Weekends at the Souk Madinat Jumeriah, are starting this weekend. Watch the kids get involved in karaoke, or let them go crazy with colourful face paints… With plenty of games (and snacks!) to keep the tots happy, this is one to fit in your calendar. The best bit? It’s running every Friday and Saturday, so we have a go-to-playdate for all those unplanned weekends – hooray!
When: Friday, 18 and Saturday, 19, from 11am to 3pm
Where: Amphitheatre at Souk Madinat Jumeriah, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free entry!
Have a great weekend, mamas!