A few of our favourite things to do this weekend
You’ve survived another week, mama, and that means a fun-filled weekend with the fam! There’s loads happening around the desert city, including a trip to a unique cinema experience and a fun day with LEGO. Have a good one, mama!
Attention, mama! Europe’s Leading Childcare and Early Education is holding an Open House in its newest branch: Babilou Palm Jumeirah. You wouldn’t want to miss out this opportunity to enjoy fun-filled activity and a live band session with the fam! The best bit? You can save AED1,000 on your registration fees if you enrol your little ones at any Babilou Nursery in Dubai!
When: Saturday, 30 July, 10am-3pm
Where: Babilou Downtown, Dubai
How much: Free!
Calling for LEGO fans (well, who isn’t?)! Time to forget virtual video games and embrace true childhood with LEGO® Friends and LEGO® City. Head over to Ibn Battuta Mall for the all-time favourite LEGO® Friends and LEGO® City workshops where kiddies have the chance to get creative building their own cities and have loads of fun doing it!
When: Thursday, 28 July – Saturday, 6 August, 2pm-10pm
Where: Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai
How much: Free!
If you haven’t checked out the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, mama, here’s your chance as they bring in the Devil Rays, Hammerheads and more of the ocean’s most fascinating creatures to Underwater Zoo! Kiddies can see them up close, from the new breathtaking underwater tunnel, or on the brand new, one-of-a-kind panoramic screen. UAE residents get a 30% discount from 10am to 9pm and a 50% discount from 9pm till closing. Time for some aquatic adventure with the fam!
When: Thursday, 21 July – Wednesday, 31 August
Where: The Dubai Mall , Dubai
How much: AED 50 – AED 200, check out their website for details
Be there or be square, head over to City Centre Mirdif for a creative competition this weekend! With the amazing Tutti Frutti modelling dough, kiddies can make the best of their imagination and create their own masterpieces! What’s so special about their dough? They’re not only colourful – the scent is absolutely spectacular and each with a unique, yummy aroma (tips: mix them together to create new colours and delicious scents, then create SCENT-sational works of art). Hurry up and register now and be one of the 10 lucky winners who will be selected to win Tutti Frutti prizes!
When: Thursday, 28 July – Saturday, 30 July (3 sessions per day)
Where: Little Explorers, City Centre Mirdif, Dubai
How much: Free! RSVP here
There’s no shame escaping from the heat and enjoying a unique cinema experience, mama! Head over to the Reel Cinema and catch a movie at Barco Escape – a revolutionary 270-degree panoramic 3-screen system, which presents a perspective of movie action that will keep the fam in awe. The latest ‘Star Trek Beyond’ is available at the cinema now – book your tickets for a visual experience like no other!
When: Monday, 25 July – Sunday, 25 September
Where: The Dubai Mall, Dubai
How much: Check out the Reel Cinema website for details
Have a good weekend, mama!