A few of our favourite things to do in & around Dubai this week
Happy Sunday! There’s lots going on this weekend – stuff for the little ones included. This week is all about Christmas shopping at Marina Souq, Les Miserable live on stage at Dubai Opera and treating yourself (and your plus one) a pampering spa experience. Have a good one, mama!
Join the UAE’s favourite Children’s Magician, Magic Phil, as he takes you on another magical journey this year with his giant new pantomime. This traditional British-style panto with singing, dancing, slapstick, audience participation and of course, magic, is a show that you simply won’t want to miss.
When: Thursday, 17 November – Saturday, 19 November
Where: Kilachand Studio – Dubai Community Theatre & Arts Centre, Dubai
How much: Tickets available from AED 110
It’s never too early to start your Christmas shopping! Head over to Marina Souq, an exclusive monthly market located in the charming fishing harbour of Umm Suqeim 1 for some festive gift ideas. From fashion to accessories to home decor and kids apparels or jewels, the 30 independent designers are carefully selected to provide a wide range of quality products. With Baker & Spice, The Salad Jar and Kold Press Juice Pop-up restaurants, this is the perfect weekday market to explore with the fam.
When: Wednesday, 16 November (9am-7pm)
Where: Jumeirah Fish Market, Dubai
How much: Free entry!
Join actors from Broadway at Dubai Opera as they bring Les Miserable to life on stage! Watch as the longest running play in history by Victor Hugo is set to capture every audience’s heart. Set in in France, this musical portrays the struggles during the French Revolution. Don’t miss out on this epic show at the Dubai Opera.
When: Thursday, 10 November – Friday, 2 December
Where: Dubai Opera
How much: AED 275
David Walliams’ award-winning book is coming to life on stage for the first time in the UAE for kiddies aged six to 12 and their adults, too! Starring Huw Higginson as Mr Stink and Romy Watson as Chloe, this captivating show features all the inventive characters and hilarious gags that have made the book so famous. It’s a must-see for the entire family.
When: Wednesday, 16 November – Friday, 18 November
Where: Madinat Theatre, Dubai
How much: AED 140 to AED 195
Nothing revives, refreshes and relaxes like a day spent in water, especially when shared with someone else! And who would enjoy the experience as much as you do. Bring a good friend, spouse or someone special and enjoy the oriental bathhouse, an effervescent Jacuzzi, the deeply relaxing steam room or the outdoor pool overlooking Burj Lake at The Palace Downtown– or why not try them all?
When: Every day throughout November
Where: The Spa at The Palace Downtown
How much: AED 250 with 50% off second experience
Read more: November Deals From CitiSpi
Have a fab week, mama!