A few of our favourite things to do this weekend
Are you ready for a playful, artsy weekend with your fam, mama? From the Ramadan Night Market, to activities during the Legend Of The Arabian Nights, there’s LOADS of fun waiting for you!
It’s summer time and you know it’s the perfect season to make the most out of Dubai’s warm waters! Wake Evolution is here to make sure your beach day is more than just sunbathing and sandcastle building – with a 25% discount on their wakeboard or wakesurf session seven days a week, you and your little ones now have no excuse to not try out a family adrenaline experience!
When: Throughout July – August, 6am-5pm
Where: Shoreline Building 8, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
How much: Check out the Wake Evolution website
Need a bit of retail therapy this Ramadan? Look no further than the Ramadan Night Market! They are back with irresistible offers ranging from clothing and handicrafts by local businesses to henna and face painting for you and your loved ones. What’s more, they have a massive “Kids Play Area” ready for your restless littles – time for some family fun!
When: Thursday, 23 June – Saturday, 2 July, 8pm-2am
Where: Za’abeel Hall 4 & 5 Dubai World Trade Centre
How much: 5 years & above: AED 5; Below 5 years: free entry
Pick up your paint brushes, mama! Unleash the artist inside you in this Ramadan special offered by ATIC! Join their Art Therapy Open Studio Session and get creative with your kiddo (all materials are provided) this weekend.
When: Saturday, 25 June, 8:30pm-10pm
Where: ATIC – Prism Tower, Al Sa’ada Street, Business Bay, 903
How much: AED 250
Looking for a new home for your pre-loved baby, toddler and maternity items? Here’s your chance to make room for your cupboards, mama! The perfect way to de-clutter before summer and make some extra spending money for the holidays!
When: Saturday, 25 Jun, 9am-2pm
Where: Times Square Centre, Dubai
How much: Free entry!
Need some creative inspiration in this holy month? This social media exhibition features new commissions wherein artists reflect on their own significant memories and experiences of Ramadan.
When: Monday, 13 June – Saturday, 9 July
Where: DUCTAC, The Gallery of Light, Level 2, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai
How much: RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
Isn’t Ramadan the perfect time for your kiddos to learn more about Arabian literary culture? Emaar Entertainment is all in for that! The most iconic characters from ‘Arabian Nights’ and Middle East folk tales will be brought to life at The Dubai Mall – you might spot them at the storytelling sessions and the Arabian market!
When: 6 June, 2016- 5 July 2016
Where: The Dubai Mall, Dubai
Happy weekend, mamas!