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
Eid Al Adha in the UAE is a time of togetherness with the family? But what happens if you are looking for something new to do?
Take a look at our top pick for Eid Al Adha top picks, with something for everyone to enjoy!
- Eid Party @ Cheeky Monkeys
Date: Aug 9-11
Time: 17:00 to 19:00
Join the wonderful Eid Al Adha Celebrations at all of Cheeky Monkeys’ branches . Your little ones will love all the tailor-made activities following the theme of this solemn month. Lookout for all the carnival games, balloon bending, big bubble show, face painting and more.A kids meal and one-hour of free at the play area are included all for AED 99
- Kids Summer Adventure @ Town Centre Jumeirah
Date: Aug 4-13 – Daily
Times: 15:00 to 19:00
Immerse your kids in a jungle of many adventures this August. They’ll take part in fun activities, dancing, singing, storytelling sessions, and arts & crafts galore. They can even take safari car rides around the mall, and catch the roaming entertainment.During the days of Eid, you can enjoy an incredible magic show by the one and only Magic Phil and a one of a kind percussion workshop.
15:30-16:00 — Story Telling
15:00-15:30 – Animal Parade , 15:00-19:00 – Safari Car Ride , 15:00-19:00 – Gaming Station , 15:00-19:00 – Arts & Crafts, 16:00-16:30 -Thematic Games, 17:30-18:00 – Dance and Sing-Along
16:30 – Magic Phil Show
17:30-18:30 – Percussion Workshops
Entrance is FREE but some activities may be chargeable
- Eid Play Date at WRTS Kid’s Gym with Kidzapp
Date: Saturday August 10th
Time: 16:00 to 18:00
Come celebrate Eid-Al Adha with WRTS Kid’s Gym and Kidzapp and enjoy fun activities including arts & crafts, make your own sheep, henna tattoos, balloon bending, open play – plus a kids’ meal
Entry is AED 63 per child( and adults are free! and includes all above-mentioned activities, however booking is required. Don’t forget to bring your socks
- Eid Al Adha @ Children’s City
Date: Aug 12-13, Mon-Tue
Time: 9:00 to 19:00
Celebrate Eid with your family with two fun-filled days packed with children’s entertainment. Create lasting memories with all the fun surprises planned at Children’s City. Kids are only AED 10 (between ages 2 -10) and adults are AED 15. Or take advantage of their 2 adults+ 2 kids offer of AED 40!
- Looney Tunes Shows & Kids’ Activity Zone @ Ibn Battuta Mall
Date: Aug 9-17 – Daily
Time: from 14:00 onward
Head over to Ibn Battuta Mall this Eid Al Adha and meet your favourite Looney Tunes characters, join a magnificent Steam Punk Parade and take part in Looney Tunes themed activities. And guess what – its FREE! Check out the Schedule below for fun filled activities:
– 2PM : Looney Land Kids’ Zone (India Court) – Looney Tunes characters live on stage, with performances by the adorable Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, Elmer Fudd and Daffy Duck.
– 5:30PM/7:30PM/8:30PM : Looney Tunes Experience (China Court) – Get creative at the Looney Tunes-themed zone with a host of cool games and activities. Let Bugs Bunny teach you a thing or two about arts and crafts or go on a merry chase with Wile E. Coyote.
– Steam Punk Parade : Crank up the excitement with a Steam Punk Parade featuring retro-futuristic costumes, props and stilt walkers touring all six courts at Ibn Battuta Mall
- Celebrate Eid Al Adha with Shrek and Fiona @ Motiongate
Date: Aug 11-13
Time: 14:00 to 22:00
Spend an incredible Eid holiday meeting Shrek & Fiona, Master Po, Toothless, The Smurfs and more of your favorite movie characters while enjoying thrilling rides and attractions at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai. The Eid celebration also includes a delicious Eid buffet at The Candy Apple restaurant, with an elaborate three course menu, including cold starters, a spread of five entrees and four delicious desserts.
This Eid offer includes one-day park tickets priced at AED 280, including a lavish buffet, and unlimited access to rides and attractions.
You can also book the Eid buffet separately for AED 59 for adults and AED 45 for kids, while annual pass holders can enjoy an additional 10 percent discount.
- Eid Al Adha Family Brunch @ Roda Al Bustan
Date: Monday August 12th
Time: 12:30 to 16:00
Start your Eid celebrations on a high note with a scrumptious Eid buffet filled with a variety of Arabic dishes. Keep your little ones entertained at the kids corner with face painting and plenty of fun activities.
Adult price starts from AED 155, kids 6-12 are AED 78, and kids under 6 years old are completely FREE!
- Play-Doh Fun @ Dubai Marina Mall
Date: Aug 8-17 – Daily
Time: 12:00 to 20:00
Why not head on over to Dubai Marina Malls’ magical Play-Doh activation where your kids can mix Play-Doh, match it, shape it and experience adding colour and fun into their worlds. And the best part is – it’s FREE!
- Storytelling & Words of Wisdom @ The Dubai Mall
Date: Aug 11-13
Time: To be confirmed
Join Sheibitna, a kind grandfatherly figure, at Dubai Mall this Eid for storytelling and special words of wisdom. Families spending a minimum of AED 100 at the mall can also look forward to receiving exciting Eid giveaways from Sheibitna. To avoid disappointment, call in advance to check times, and be made aware that to take part, the minimum spend is AED 100 in the mall.
- Glow Parade @ City Walk
Date: Aug 11-13
Time: from 18:00
Take an evening stroll at City Walk this Eid to catch the Glow Parade featuring dancers, musicians and floats. Witness all this for FREE!
–Parade Timings: 6pm – 6:20pm , 7:30pm – 7:50pm , 8:30pm – 8:50pm , 9:30pm – 9:50pm
And lots to do in Abu Dhabi too!
- Eid Fortnite Party @ Action Zone
Date: Aug 12
Time: 18:00 to 23:00
Join Action Zone for an action-packed day to celebrate Eid Al Adha with Fortnite World cup. The tournament will be filled with activities, games, and a lot of surprises that will make your holy holiday not just unforgettable, but also a lot of fun. Why pass on a chance to play your favorite game and enjoy an awesome day at the immensely fun Action Zone, all for FREE!
- Eid Brunch with Pool & Beach @ Latest Recipe Le Meridien Village
Date: Aug 11-12
Time: 12:30 to 16:00
Create lasting memories with your loved ones at Latest Recipe’s Eid Brunch, including beach and pool access. With prices starting at AED 179, dig into an array of the most authentic Arabic dishes, while your kids tap into their creative side at the special Kids’ Corner and splash about in the resort’s pool & beach.
- 3 days of Eid Al Adha Fireworks @ Yas Marina
Date: Aug 11-13
Time: from 21:00
Catch a spectacular firework show every evening during the Eid Al Adha holiday. You can also jump on “Captain Tony’s Eid Fireworks Fun Cruise” set on board a traditional dhow. As you enjoy the delicious food available on offer, you get to watch the breathtaking fireworks show
However be sure to book your cruise tickets in advance. The show is free but prices for the cruise start at AED 50 for kids over 6, adults are priced at AED 100 and children under 6 are FREE
- Eid Performances @ Abu Dhabi Mall
Date: Aug 9-13
Time: 15:00 to 22:00
Enjoy up to 7 hours of FREE live stage performance from talented artists, which include musical performances, dance acts, bubble and magic shows and so much more excitement for your entire family.
— SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES —
– BUBBLE SHOWS: 3:00 pm | 6:30 pm
– MAGIC SHOWS: 3:30 pm | 6:00 pm | 8:00 pm
– JUGGLING SHOWS: 4:30 pm | 7:30 pm | 10:00 pm
– MUSIC WITH BOTTLES: 5:00 pm | 9:30 pm
– FREESTYLE SHOWS: 5:30 pm | 9:00 pm
- Iftah Ya Simsim Activities @ Bawabat Al Sharq Mall, Corner Al Ain Rd & Baniyas Rd
Date: Aug 9-31 – Daily
Time: 10:00 to 22:00
Meet all your favorite characters from the massively popular Iftah Ya Simsim show, alongside a special kids’ activity area. Bawabat Al Sharq Mall is hosting live shows as well and meet & greets for the locally produced show that’s based on the concept of Sesame Street.
–Kids’ Activity Area @ Aug 9-31: Iftah Ya Simsim Kids’ Area
–Live Show @ Aug 10-13: Iftah Ya Simsim Special Live Shows and Meet & Greet.
Don’t miss all the exciting Eid Celebrations and the amazing back to school deals all for FREE!