From a free Science Festival to adrenaline-fueled, inflatable fun, there’s plenty to do this September to kick away your back-to-school blues…
1. Play with Legoland Dubai
Take part in the free LEGOLAND Dubai activities by simply presenting any receipt from Dubai Festival City Mall. Your boys and girls can look forward to the LEGO Factory, Build-A-Raft-River, Driving School & Build Test while the tiniest members of your family can enjoy themselves in the DUPLO Valley.
Come Play with LEGOLAND Dubai, Dubai Festival City Mall, September 4-14, Daily from 2pm, more info
2. Get your adrenaline on
Head over to Air Maniax to cure your September blues with a magic show, clown, balloon bending, free play on the inflatables – and goodie bags!
Most of the Air Maniax activities are only suitable for children 100cm and above, but there is a smaller area for the tots too.
Kidzapp Back To School Fun Event at Air Maniax, September 17, 12pm to 7pm, AED 50 for 2hrs, more info
3. Become Einstein's Protégé
Take your little ones to Mercato and experience a fun-filled week of educational activities, robotics workshops, experimental shows and cool science demos.
Mercato’s Science Festival, Mercato Shopping Mall, Until September 7, Daily from 4:30pm, Free entry, more info
4. Celebrate with Cheeky Monkeys
Join the fun over at Cheeky Monkey’s newly-opened branch in Downtown Dubai. Your kiddies are in for some games, mascot dance time, balloon bending, face painting, arts & crafts and cotton candy! Plus, there’s coffee for mom or dad.
Preppy Back To School with Kidzapp & Cheeky Monkeys, The Residences, Downtown, September 12, 4pm-6pm, AED 55 for 2hrs, more info
5. Take your child out for a free meal
Are you a pizza-loving family? Well, then good news for you! For the whole month of September, one child eats FREE with every paying adult at all PizzaExpress locations.
Kids Eat Free, PizzaExpress (all locations), Until September 30