It’s FINALLY Thursday, and we couldn’t be more relieved. Get ready, mamas: here come our favourite 5 things to do this weekend…
Follow the characters down the Yellow Brick Road, and get transported to the whimsical (and musical) Emerald City! Yup, that’s right, The Wizard of Oz is live in Dubai! Featuring all those favourite classic characters on their wonderfully winding journey – plus, with performances by ballet dancers and incredible costumes, you know this will be a memorable treat for the whole family!
When: Friday, 5 February, and Saturday, 6, February (at 1:30pm and 4:00pm)
Where: DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha 1, Dubai, UAE
How much: Tickets available here!
Pretty Chic and Reform Social and Grill – all in one delicious event? Say no more, mamas – we’re in! A whole afternoon of shopping and bubbles, plus plenty to keep the littles and Mister entertained. Expect boutique fashion, jewellery, accessories, and homeware as Pretty Chic and their entire fashion family take over the lakeside. Spend Saturday sipping your way through some shopping? Sounds good to us!
When: Saturday, 6 February 6, from 11am-6pm
Where: Reforem Social & Grill, Dubai, UAE
How much: We can’t be sure how much you’ll spend on shopping!
Piknic Electronik Dubai is back for it’s second season! The festival attracts all kinds of music lovers and families looking to enjoy the weekend and this amazing weather. 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, 6 February
Where: The Address, Montgomerie, Emirates Hills Dubai, Dubai, UAE
How much: AED 200 for parents with children, sold at the door. Discounts for early birds!
Family, friends, and littles are all welcome to join in the fun at Market in the Garden this weekend! Shop for jewellery, home decor, art, and toys, or spend time enjoying the BBQ! There will also be organic fruit and veg and a gorgeous french bakery (for the mamas), plus arts and crafts, and a petting zoo (for the kiddos). We can’t wait to bring the whole crew to spend a sunny Saturday checking it out…
When: Saturday, 6 February, from 11am to 3pm
Where: Dubai Garden Centre Exit 42, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free!
Head to BOUNCE’s awesome event, Daybreaker! Happening this weekend, this is just the way to start your morning (because chances are you’ll be up early anyways, right?). To keep your energy (and motivation) flowing, they offer various workouts in crazy 15 minute rotations. Covering everything, from Body Postures, to Boxercise, to Zumba on the dance floor. Start your Saturday with a bounce!
When: Saturday, 6 Feb (early, early morning!)
Where: Bounce, Middle East 32, 4B Street Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE
How much: Book here!
Time to unwind and reboot, mamas!
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