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5 Things To Do This Weekend: Finding Dory opens, Free Yoga at Talise Fitness and more

Weekend: Things to do in Dubai
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A few of our favourite things to do this weekend

There’s lots of things happening this weekend – and the best bit is, most of them are indoors! Say bye bye to this awful heat and hello to a cinema trip, a workshop for kids as well as a spot of tennis…

Finding Dory opens in cinemasFinding Dory opens in cinemas

Our favourite Pixar movie is back with a sequel: Finding Dory. Take the kids to watch this family-favourite this weekend for an indoor treat. This friendly but forgetful fish reunites with her loved ones and everyone learns a few things about family along the way.

When: Opening in cinemas on Thursday, 16 June
Where: Cinemas around town!

Anti-bullying workshop for kidsI’m a Great Kid! Anti-bullying Workshop

Give your kids an extra boost of confidence at this anti-bullying workshop. They’ll learn to recognise types of bullying, strategies for dealing with it, how to build confidence and assertiveness and more. It’s all age-appropriate too, and of course, fun and engaging for your minis. This one is for kids ages 6-9.

When: Friday, 17 June
Where: The Change Initiative, Al Barsha 1, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE
How much: Register on Facebook here.

Aktiv Nation: A New indoor sports spaceISM Tennis Open Day

Doing things indoors is all the rage these days (come on, mama, this heat is just not the one), so it’s definitely worth checking out the brand spankin’ new Aktiv Nation. To celebrate, check out the free tennis sessions over there in the fully air conditioned tennis court. Ahhh, there’s something so refreshing about indoor sports!

When: Saturday, 18 June; 12-1pm for ages 6 and under, 1-2pm for ages 7-11
Where: Aktiv Nation, 10th Street, Dubai, UAE
How much: Send an email to with your child’s name and age or alternatively call 0507251621 for more details.

weekend-lululemon-yoga-talise-fitness-160616Complimentary Yoga at Talise Fitness

Get your yoga on at Talise Fitness Madinat Jumeirah. It’s complimentary, thanks to lululemon athletica! Start your Saturday feeling zen and inspired (and away from the kids!) and you’ll be feeling right as rain in no time.

When: Saturday, 18 June, 8am-9am
Where: Talise Fitness, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
How much: Free! Reserve your spot by emailing or +971 4 366 6821

Organic Foods & Cafe in Dubai20% off at Organic Foods & Café

A Dubai institution and a Sassy Mama favourite when it comes to organic staples and healthy ingredients, such as almond milk, stevia extract, quinoa, spelt, and healthy kiddie snacks, you just can’t beat this place. So we love the fact that on the third weekend of each month, they have 20% off at the physical and online store. Happy shopping, mamas!

When: All weekend!
Where: Various locations around Dubai and online at

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