Family Show: The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark
This is a show for all those tots who seem to have a hard time sleeping in their own bed (sound familiar?). Based on the children’s classic, DUCTAC brings us this heartwarming and hilarious tale through a blend of music, puppetry and storytelling! A story of adventure and bravery – helping the littles overcome that fear of the dark, and ultimately helping all you mamas and papas wake up in the morning with the blissful memory of
three six hours of pillow time. Suitable for all tiny people between the ages of 3 and 7, this is definitely one for the whole family.
When: Tuesday, 23 to Saturday 27 February
Where: DUCTAC, Al Barsha, Dubai, UAE
How much: Tickets go from AED 135 to AED 185 – book now!
Open Morning at Clarion School
A chance for mamas and papas to speak to the architects and designers of Clarion School, and get all the inside details about the exciting new campus – opening in September, right here in Dubai! Their aim is to showcase the intentionality and design behind their gorgeous, green, sustainable school, and how it impacts the learning of our littles! The Architect, Designer, and CEO will all be around to chat about the innovative learning environment they’re working to create. Head down at 8:30am for coffee and breaky by Fait Maison and Theo’s Point (we get a taste of the school caterer before the kiddos do!), followed by a 9am talk. Come with questions, mamas – cause these guys will definitely have the answers!
When: 24, Wednesday, with breakfast from 8:30am
Where: Clarion Office, No 6 Bay Square, Business Bay, Office 205
How much: Free entry!
Eat the World DXB
What’s this we hear? The best British food trucks are rolling into Dubai? Eat the World DXB (a new street-food-meets-entertainment concept!) brings the finest food-on-wheels to our doorstep! One thing that will always get a us excited is food. Yup, that’s right, food, glorious food – especially when we know that there is more than enough for the whole clan to leave with happy, full bellies. From a a big yellow cheese truck (heaven!) to authentic Thai food straight from the window of a customised tuk-tuk (woohoo!), it’s time to spare yourself the cooking, and do what you do best: eat.
When: From Thursday, 25 to Sunday, 28 February
Where: Burj Park, Downtown Dubai, Dubai, UAE
How much: As much food as you can stomach!
Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
It’s the last chance to catch the tennis at women’s week! Some of the world’s top athletes (including world number one: Serena, herself) are competing! All sorts of crazy fun activities for the littles are taking place (on and off the court), and don’t worry, mamas – there is plenty for the child in you, too! With tennis workshops for the kids, photo and autograph opportunities, a menu by The Irish Village and bouncy castles, there will be plenty to keep us all entertained! The Championships end on Saturday 27, so it’s time to get booking quick!
When: Till Saturday, 27 February
Where: Aviation Club Tennis Centre, Dubai, UAE
Price: Depending on game and seating area
Tom&Serg’s ‘Curry in a Hurry’
Rumour has it, Tom&Serg have travelled the globe just to satisfy our cultural taste-buds! This is their first stop in a series of unique pop-ups, which will be held on the last Wednesday of every month. Head over for a food-filled-night at ‘Curry in a Hurry’, where they will be dishing up some of the most delish plates full of Indian food. So what are you waiting for, mamas? Assemble the troops, and enjoy a touch of spice… As always, they are guaranteeing free parking, free entry and good vibes all round!
When: Wednesday, 24 February
Where: Tom&Serg, Al Quoz, Dubai, UAE
How much: Free entry!
Mad Hatter Tea Party: Mini Monsters
Somewhere in Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll proudly declares that the best people are mad – and mamas, we definitely agree… Head over to Mini Monsters for an afternoon of fun at their Mad Hatter Tea Party! With a completely Alice approved food spread, plenty of activities, fun in the play area and, even crazy face painting, this is the ideal party for all little 2 to 7 year olds – and of course, for all mamas of 2 to 7 year olds!
When: Saturday, 27 February, from 3pm to 5pm
Where: Mini Monsters, DNATA Building, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, UAE
How much: For AED 60 per child. Reserve a space quick!
With food, fitness and family fun – let’s make it an awesome one!