A few of our favourite things to do in & around Dubai this week
Get your calendar ready for the cooler month, mama! From Cinema Nights at Reform Social & Grill, Light and Sound Show at Wafi Mall to LEGO Mega Build, there’s LOTs happening in the city of gold!
Dubai’s skyline is taking shape on an epic LEGO construction site! Le Meridien Family Kids Club are calling all pint sized heroes to join them in building a city! In conjunction with The LEGO® Group, a giant LEGO model will be constructed on the lawns of Le Méridien Mina Seyahi, reproducing the iconic Dubai skyline. With guidance from knowledgeable LEGO representatives on-hand, kiddos are encouraged to re-create the skyline brick by brick, from the ocean to the skyscrapers, and watch their city take shape around the Mina Seyahi complex. Suitable and safe for kiddies aged between one and a half to four years old, the LEGO DUPLO area will be a separate site for adventurous toddlers.
When: Tuesday, 18 October – Thursday, 27 October
Where: Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai
How much: Free! Registration on site
Calls for all comic, movies and anime lovers! PopCon Dubai, the ultimate pop-culture convention, is a three-day extravaganza that will include all your favourite elements of pop culture, fusing the comic and pop world genres together with lifestyle trends – time to step up the family cosplay game! PopCon will also play host to top celebrities from diverse industries, including international studios such as Marvel, Disney and San Rio. You wouldn’t want to miss out this chance to experience everything POP!
When: Thursday, 27 October – Saturday, 29 October (7pm)
Where: Dubai Outlet Mall, Dubai
To join: Register at http://117live.com/popcon/index.php
Unleash your inner artist at BOXPARK! The offbeat destination by Meraas is inviting all residents and visitors of Dubai to embrace their artistic side by getting involved and doodling on the 3D BOXPARK letters placed at the destination opposite the Fil Ful restaurant. Leave your mark on the 3D letters from October 3rd onwards by visiting the pop-up stand next to the letters from where you can collect their choice of markers. Apart from the 3D letters, gather the fam to get creative on the chalkboards located across BOXPARK.
When: From Monday, 3 October
Where: BOXPARK, Dubai
How much: Free to draw!
Treat your loved ones to a night at the big screen and experience a movie under the stars for the relaunch of Cinema Nights, Reform Social & Grill’s most loved midweek hangout, mamas! Perfect for a family night out you can take advantage of the brand new British BBQ menu with mouth-watering skewers and jumbo hotdogs. Each month will host a different theme, kicking off this October with Halloween classics such as The Adams Family!
When: Tuesday, 25 October (8pm)
Where: The Lakes, Dubai
How much: Min AED 100 spend per person
Immerse yourself in an amazing convergence of light and sound where the tale of ‘The Return of the Pharaohs’ unfolds. Wafi Mall is back this winter with this spectacular attraction that has been popular with both, locals and tourists alike. A stunning blend of story, anecdotes and music come together, Wafi Mall invites you and the fam to an extravagant show in the cooler weather at the Entrance of Pyramids at WAFI Mall.
When: Daily at 8:00pm and 9:30pm, starting from Saturday, 1 October
Where: Wafi Mall, Dubai
How much: Free of charge!
Have a fab week, mama!
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