Keeping our boys and girls engaged in activities outside school is at the top of most parents’ list. It is during our children’s formative years where their minds are open to new challenges, and signing them up for afterschool activities help to hone in on their passions. Luckily for our youngsters, Dubai and Abu Dhabi…Read More
Who says Valentine’s Day is just for mom and dad?
Celebrating Heart’s Day is all about spending some quality time with your loved ones. So whether you’re the family to sit down and make some crafts together or ones to scream in unison as you reach the top of the rollercoaster together, there’s plenty to do this week for big and small.
1. Valentine's Day at Cheeky Monkeys
Get crafty and play on this Valentine’s Day weekend at Cheeky Monkeys‘ party. Your kids will be spoiled for choice with all the themed activities including cookie decorating, card making, a cotton candy station, face painting, balloons on sticks and access to the soft play area.
Cheeky Monkeys (all branches), Feb 13-14, AED 129 per child, more info
2. Love Is A Rollercoaster at IMG Worlds of Adventure
Celebrate a thrilling Valentine’s Day at IMG Worlds of Adventure with a wonderful lineup of music from DJ Bliss and DJ Taya Kruzz, fine dining, plus access to all major rides at the park.
IMG Worlds of Adventure, Feb 14, Fri from 7pm, starting from AED 125 per person, more info
3. Spread The Love with Storybook
Teach your little ones about the importance of respect, love and care during Storybook’s interactive play session for kids. The two hour session is a fun and interactive way to celebrate Valentine’s Day.
DailyDose Coffee Lounge, 170 Jumeirah St, Feb 13, Thu 4-6pm, AED 50 per child
4. Month of Love at PlayTown
Explore all your child’s favourite characters at Mattel PlayTown for less during February. Pay only AED 99 and you will receive admission for one adult and one child, plus food for your kids!
Dance with Angelina Ballerina, play in the ball pit with Barney & Friends or slide the fireman’s pole with Fireman Sam. Don’t miss Barney during his Friday and Saturday weekend brunch experiences.
City Walk, Feb 1-29, daily from 10am, AED 99 for one adult and one child, more info
5. Valentine's Day Party at Kids HQ
Your little ones are invited to a play-filled Valentine’s Day party at Kids HQ. The party will include endless play and loads of themed fun, to start off the weekend filled with love.
Umm Suqeim Rd, Feb 13, Thu 4-7pm, AED 63 per child, more info
6. Create Valentine's Gifts at Beitfann
7. Elements Valentines Brunch at Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
Enjoy some family loving at the Valentines Day Elements Brunch. Dig into romantic bites for couples, find delicious comfort food for your kids and enjoy unlimited pool access and plenty of games and entertainment for your entire family.
With a dedicated kids buffet station featuring an endless variety of your little ones’ favourite foods (plus loads of healthy options too), your kids are in for a real treat. They’ll have access to the Elements Kids Club, and can take part in activities like Zumba, face painting, interactive cooking, a game station and much more.
Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi, Feb 14, Fri 1-4pm, from AED 275 for adults, free entry for two kids, more info
8. Heart's Day Celebration at Orange Wheels
Celebrate the day of love with a fun-filled day of Valentine’s Day-themed activities. Alongside the endless play, your little ones will enjoy arts and crafts, balloon bending and heart cookie decorating. They will especially love the nail polish and tattoo station, plus the juice and popcorn of course.
Al Raha Mall and Al Wahda Mall, Feb 14, Fri 10am-4pm, AED 95 for 2 hours, more info