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Festive Workshops For Kids In Dubai & Abu Dhabi 2021

December 14, 2021 Posted by: Kidzapp Team Kids Activities

It's the most wonderful time of the year! How about making this beautiful festive holiday even more jolly for your little ones? And even better, how about having some hours of guilt free peace to relax or catch up on some Christmas shopping or wrapping, while the children have some festive art fun? We've rounded up a list of super festive workshops for your kiddos and guess what? Some of them are even offered for FREE! From making Christmas ornaments, baking some delicious pastries and decorating their own Gingerbread Houses, to table decorations, wreath making and being Santa's helpers for the day - these holiday workshops will sure entertain your kiddos - no matter their interests!

Lindt Festive Afternoon Tea at Swissotel

Moms and dads can enjoy an exquisite LINDT Afternoon Tea experience at Swissotel, while their kiddos are busy making their very own Gingerbread Houses! Your little ones will learn how to build their own gingerbread creations with icing and sweet decorations, under the guidance of Swissotel's professional pastry chefs. 

Workshop is complimentary for one child per two adults enjoying the Lindt Festive Afternoon Tea. 

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Location:
Swissotel Al Ghurair
Working Hours:
Nov 28 - Jan 7, Daily 12:00 to 18:00 Workshop Dates: Dec 8, 15, 21-22 at 2pm to 4pm
Prices:
Two Adults + 1 Child (0-12yrs): AED 175
Additional Child: AED 75

Christmas Ornaments Workshop at woo-hoo!

Imagine your little one's pride when he sees his handmade Christmas ornament hung up on the family's Christmas tree at home! Sign up your boys and girls for this creative workshop at woo-hoo!, where they will be creating their own Christmas tree decorations. 

Your kiddos will learn how to design four different Christmas ornaments using a paint pouring technique. Christmas will be forever special, as this beautiful keepsake can be used to decorate your home year after year! 

Book your little one's spot easily on Kidzapp!

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Location:
1 6A St, Al Quoz 1
Working Hours:
Dec 9, 11 & 17, Thu 16:00 to 17:00, Fri-Sat 11:00-12:00 & 15:00 to 16:00
Prices:
1 Adult + 1 Child (4y+) : AED 80

Christmas Baking Classes at the French Bakery

One thing all kids look forward to during this festive season is Christmas baking! Get your boys and girls ready for some serious Christmas baking and decorating at the French Bakery. They will be making lots of Christmas-themed pastries, such as cookies, croissants, doughnuts and cupcakes, with lots of frostings and sprinkles. And the best part is that all treats are theirs to take home!

Get 20% off your Christmas Baking Class Fee!

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Location:
French Bakery, Al Satwa, Behind Shangrila Hotel
Working Hours:
Dec 18, Sat 11:30 to 13:00
Prices:
1 Class : AED 144

Celebrations Around the World at Wafi City

Prepare to be transported into enchanting festive Celebrations Around the World with Wafi City's iconic festive season display. Not only will you and your kiddos enjoy lots of live entertainment and a view of the magical set up from the elevated viewing deck, but your kiddos will also have FREE access to the fun-tastic kids' workshop hosted by Wafi City. 

Your boys and girls will use their imagination to create whimsical decorations that will go on their Christmas trees or write a personalized card for when they visit Santa. It doesn't get more festive than that!

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Location:
Main Atrium – Wafi City
Working Hours:
Dec 8-24, Daily 8:30 to 21:30
Prices:
Entry : FREE
Kids' Workshops : FREE

Gingerbread House Family Workshop at woo-hoo!

Woo-hoo! is bringing you the ultimate parent and child bonding experience with this festive Gingerbread House Family Workshop. You and your kiddos will be decorating a medium-sized handmade gingerbread house together, and we promise lots of giggles and fun will be involved!

The fun won't be over after the workshop, as you will be taking this deliciously decorated gingerbread house with you to enjoy at home.

Book your little one's spot easily on Kidzapp!

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Location:
1 6A St, Al Quoz 1
Working Hours:
Dec 10, 16 &18, Thu 16:00 to 17:00, Fri-Sat 11:00-12:00 & 15:00 to 16:00
Prices:
1 Adult + 1 Child (3y+) : AED 80

Winter Wonderland at Al Barari

Al Barari is hosting the most spectacular Winter Wonderland this holiday season. For 16 consecutive days, prepare to be immersed in all things festive!  You and your kiddos will be spoilt for choice, given the array of family-friendly festive activities and experiences they have in store for their visitors. 

There are so many awesome festive workshops planned for your boys and girls, including Gingerbread Cookies Decoration, Arts and Crafts, Festive Table Decoration Workshop and so much more! What are you waiting for? Go ahead and book your tickets now!

Get 10% off your tickets with Kidzapp!

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Location:
Al Barari
Working Hours:
Dec 10-25, Sun-Thu 16:00 to 21:00, Fri-Sat from 10:00
Prices:
1 Ticket (3yrs and above) : AED 58.5
Child under 3yrs : FREE

The Ripe Festive Market

Head over to the Ripe Market at Academy Park and have a festive experience like never before. Bring your little elves for awesome wreath-making workshops and some gingerbread decorating activities that will keep them happy and entertained, while you enjoy some Christmas shopping. 

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Location:
Academy Park
Working Hours:
Nov 26 - Dec 25, Fri 9:00 to 21:00 Sat from 10:00

Winter Wonderland at Dubai Festival City Mall

This year, your kiddos will have the opportunity to become Santa's helper at his workshop; thanks to the Winter Wonderland in Dubai Festival City Mall. Do not miss bringing them over for so much fun and learning, as well as a magical time walking underneath the tree and fairy lights. 

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Location:
Dubai Festival City Mall
Working Hours:
Dec 8-30, Daily from 10:00
Prices:
Entry : FREE
Some Activities : Chargeable

Letters to Santa at The Galleria

Bring your kiddos to The Galleria's magical Winter Wonderland and help them make their wishes come true. Your boys and girls will have the the chance to reach Santa directly at the North Pole, share with him their Christmas Wishlist and let him know why they deserve their presents. 

The Letters to Santa station is available at two locations around the mall and is stocked with one-time use sealed envelopes, crayons and more for your kiddos to compile their list. Lucky participants will be selected on daily basis and have their wishes granted before Christmas Day. 

Hurry up and send your Wishlist to Santa, as all winning wishes will be granted by Dec 24! 

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Location:
The Galleria, Al Maryah Island
Working Hours:
Dec 9-24, Sun-Wed 10:00 to 22:00, Thu-Fri until 00:00
Prices:
Entry : FREE

Gingerbread House Decorating Class

Hip Hip Hooray - it's time to decorate and play! Carluccio's is hosting the ultimate Gingerbread Decorating class, that will put your kiddos into the utmost festive spirit. 

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Location:
Carluccio's Eastern Mangroves
Working Hours:
Dec 19, Sun from 15:00
Prices:
Per person : AED 125

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