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Frozen’s Olaf brings a white Christmas to Ski Dubai

More Café review

A new venue living up to the original favourite

Bread Street Kitchen & Bar review

Sophisticated, grown-up venue with enough space for the little ’uns to roam

The walls are alive!

Why hang artwork on your walls when you can do real greenery?

Xmas double-bill!

Both Cloud 7 and Le Petit Palais are ready to roll with a whole month of festive cheer

Fümé review

A top-value, family-friendly Friday brunch in the heart of Dubai Marina

Pots, pans... & high chairs?

Michelin-starred British chef Tom Aikens talks to Time Out about roasts, getting kids to eat their greens, and the growth of Pots, Pans & Boards

Facing change

This month we are, ahem, talking about a revolution currently happening in English and Maths

Time to talk

Too often not discussed out of a sense of embarrassment, the subject of childhood constipation is an important one. We get some expert thoughts

’Tis the season to get reading

How do you get your kids even more excited about Xmas while also keeping their feet on the ground? Books, of course

Director Paul King interview

Paddington 2 director Paul King on his unmissable sequel for everyone's favourite marmalade muncher

Listen up!

A bespoke and brilliant new radio show, made by the kids for the kids, is about to become your young ones’ favourite new wind-down

Jingle all the way (to brekkie)

Well, it is Christmas... Treat yourself at Eggspectation

Christmas countdown

Frantically searching for some festive family fun? Well, we might have just saved Christmas for you with a Santa sack full of events you can enjoy with (or without) the kids...

Mrs Natalie Ball interview

Early Years Curriculum Coordinator

Local heroes

Some of the world’s finest football clubs are set to do battle, right on our doorstep

Dubai theme park

All the flashing lights and high-speed rides makes the emirates’ ever-growing theme park scene a winter essential. But how old should your kids be when they first go?

Hello Kitty Run is coming to Dubai

Sign up for this 5km fun run being held at Zabeel Park on December 8

Nobody does it better

Fancy making the whole family feel like James Bond? Well then, head on over to Switzerland, whose ice-cool glamour and sense of fun is a killer winter holiday combo

Best dance schools in Dubai for kids

We round up the best of Dubai’s dance schools your kids will just love waltzing off to...

Dubai Dad’s

Tips on surviving Xmas in the sandpit

Things to do in Dubai in December for kids

Your month’s essential events, by our panel of experts

Aventura Winter Outdoor Camps starting next month

Help your kids learn valuable life skills while embracing the great outdoors

Drop the kids off at Mattel Play! Town this weekend

Sponsored Content: You can now get a few hours of peace with the edutainment park’s new minding service

Family activities in Dubai

We’ve asked five different families what makes their own family unit work