Celebrate the launch of the newest Armani Junior boutique over at Mall of the Emirates! The best bit is the first 110 mamas to rock up on the day get a goodie bag with vouchers to spend on some new threads for their kids. There are loads of fun in-store events on the day, including a magic show for the little ones, cupcakes (for us!) and more. Make sure you get there early, mamas!
When: Saturday, 5 December, 12 noon – 6pm
Where: Armani Junior, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha 1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
How much: Free!
Celebrate National Day with the whole family at a Boat Parade! There will be face painting, prize draws, live music, food stalls, and all-day happy hour in Aquara Lounge! As the UAE’s 44th National Day, the Dubai Marina Yacht Club has a special Boat Parade planned! Catch the yachts and boats with UAE themed decorations cruise the canal at Dubai Marina whilst enjoying some food and drink. Plus, there will be plenty to keep the kids happy (there’s even a treasure hunt)!
When: Wednesday, 2 December, 12pm-6pm and the Boat Parade will take place from 2-3!
Where: Dubai Marina Yacht Club
How much: Free Admission!
Looking to celebrate UEA National day in style? Head over to Icicle Spa for stress-free fun for you AND your little one! Just book your appointment on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th of December, and bring along your daughter, niece, granddaughter or even your friends daughter for a free UAE Special Manicure!
Let yourself relax, knowing your kids are being pampered too!You can book any treatment for yourself and the spa will provide some goodies to keep the kids completely entertained! There’s free parking underneath the Dubai Marina. Check out their facebook or call (+971) (0) 4 454 8330 for any other questions.
When: Wednesday, 2 December to Sunday, 5 December
Where: Icicle Spa, Damac Waves Building, Dubai Marina
How much: The cost of your chosen treatment – our lucky kiddies go for free!
One of the biggest sporting events is back! Mark this date down in your diaries, mama, as you’ll definitely want to check out the Rugby Sevens. This three-day annual rugby extravaganza will have awesome sporting action and entertainment on offer and activities for the whole family. Don’t miss the sporting event of the year!
When: Thursday, 3 December – Saturday, 5 December
Where:The Sevens Stadium, Al Ain Road, E66, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
How much: Free entry on Thursday, A daily pass is AED 300, a season pass (for both Friday & Saturday) is AED 500. Children under 12 can go in for free.
Spend an evening in the open air during this beautiful weather, and catch a classic family-friendly film: “A Mouse Tale”. The third season of the JLT Outdoor Cinema experience continues to offer the chance to watch our favourite movies with friends and family under the stars. Plus, both kids and adults, can enjoy free entry!
When: Friday, 4 December, 5pm, and the film starts at 7pm.
Where: Jumeirah Lake Towers, Central Park, 112344 Dubai, United Arab Emirates
How much: Free (just remember to bring enough popcorn!)
Looking for a quick way to clear AND restock your wardrobe for the new year? This monthly pop-up fashion market is a fun way to shop for affordable christmas gifts (and your New Year’s Eve outfit!), whilst also clearing out items in your closet! Happy shoppers and swappers all round! This outdoor event also has 24-30 brands selling their own fashion, accessory, and jewellery designs. As well as shopping, there will be FREE mini-manicures all day and FREE hair and make up makeovers throughout the day!
When: Tuesday, 8 December, noon–11pm
Where: Garden on 8, Media One Hotel, Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
How much: Free, plus manicures and makeovers!