Nine family events in Dubai this week
A fun day at Al Tamimi Stables or visit Dubai's newest museum
Free hip-hop dance class
Honeyz School of Dance + Fitness is offering budding dancers of all ages a free trial of its hip-hop class.
Free. Children aged three-five, 4pm-4.45pm; aged six-seven, 4.45pm-5.30pm; kids aged eight-11, 5.30pm-6.15pm. VIP Sports Club, Oud Metha www.vipsportsclub.org (04 446 7400).
Decorate cakes at Tiny Town
Drop the children off at Tiny Town to take part in its fun cake decorating class. Get them started early on the art of cooking and teach them how to make cupcakes like pros!
Dhs40 per child. 5pm-6pm. Saba 3 Tower, Cluster Q, Jumeirah Lakes Towers. www.tinytown.ae (04 423 2578).
Family Fun Day at Al Tamimi Stables
With pony rides, eco-friendly arts and crafts workshops, and musical and theatre performances, the whole family can have a ball at Al Tamimi’s Family Fun Day.
Dhs220 for family pass (two adults and three kids) or Dhs75 for adults, Dhs35 for kids. 2pm-8pm. www.tamimistables.com (06 743 1122).
Bring the little foodies on a culinary adventure and treat them to a free breakfast at Urban Bistro, which is offering a buy-one-get-one-free breakfast during September.
Sun-Thurs 7am-11am. Urban Bistro, CNN Building, Dubai Media City. www.urbanbistro.ae (04 362 4330).
Get fit at Zumba
Active tykes will have the time of their lives at Zumba: an active dance class that keeps them fit while making friends.
Dhs70. Saturday 11.30am-12.30am. Fitness 360, J3 Mall, Al Wasl. www.fitness360.me (04 380 9969).
Sing along to a live band
Musical sprogs and parents can sing to their hearts content at Songs for Seeds Family Concert, allowing participants to sing along to a live three-piece band! Dhs40 per family with one child, Dhs50 for two kids or more. Suitable for newborns-kids aged five.
Every Sat 10am-10.45am. Gold and Diamond Park. www.appleseedsdubai.com (04 380 6064).
Visit a moving image museum
Give the little ones a taste of history with a trip to The Dubai Moving Image Museum, offering an interactive experience to learn all about the history of the moving image.
Free for kids under three. Dhs25 for kids aged three-18. Dhs50 for adults. Sun-Tues 11am-7pm, Wed 11am-9pm, Sat 11am-12pm. The Dubai Moving Image Museum, TECOM. www.dubaimovingimagemuseum.com (04 421 6679).
Bargain fun at Play A Round
Bring the sprogs to Play A Round to avail of ‘Mum Time’; at a bargain cost of just Dhs25, toddlers can enjoy the facilities while mums sit back, relax, and take advantage of the free wi-fi.
Dhs25 per hour. Sun-Thurs 9.30am-2pm. Dubai Marina. www.playaround.ae (04 457 0455).
Eat sustainable baked goods
Visit the newly opened bakery at The Change Initiative to experience its array of offerings cooked in an efficient and sustainable way.
The Change Initiative. Al Barsha 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd, near Ibis Hotel opposite Wellington School. www.thechangeinitiative.com 800-TCI (824).
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