Kids' events in Dubai this week
Nine new ways to entertain the tots
Adventure at Mini Monsters
Home to the UAE’s largest slide, Mini Monsters is brimming with exciting activities for the little ones. What’s more, it’s running a special offer of Dhs50 for all-day play; hoorah!
Mon-Sun 9am-8pm. Located off Exit 42 on Sheikh Zayed Road. www.minimonsters.ae (04 341 4459).
Watch a new mermaid show!
Bring the sprogs to Dubai Dolphinarium for ‘Legend of the Mermaid’: a musical adaption of the fairytale.
From Dhs70 kids, Dhs120 adults. Mon-Sat 6pm-7pm. www.dubaidolphinarium.ae (04 336 9773).
A challenge for kids aged eight-12, participants in the first Kids Apprentice will be placed into teams to compete against each other in a series of work experience activities.
Dhs500. 10am-6pm. Cascade learning Center, JLT, Cluster X3, Offices 106 – 107. www.emerge.ae (050 696 4262).
Try a family friendly brunch
As well as indulging you and your family with a huge spread of food, kids can make the most of the face painting and arts and crafts area at Crave Family Brunch.
Every Friday, 12.30pm-3.30pm. Dhs90 (soft drinks), Dhs175 (house beverages), Dhs45 kids aged six-12, Free for kids under the age of six. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Residences. www.facebook.com/HiltonDubai (04 374 8555).
Scream and shout
Geared towards tots and parents, music lovers will have a ball singing at Songs for Seeds Family Concert.
Every Saturday, 10am-10.45am. Dh40 per family with one child, Dh50 for two kids or more. Suitable for newborns to children aged five. Apple Seeds, Gold & Diamond Park. www.appleseedsdubai.com (04 380 6064).
Audition for Beauty and the Beast
Kids with dancing and singing skills looking for an opportunity to be noticed should audition for a part in this pantomime, which will be taking place in December.
Auditions take place today and Friday 25 October. Suitable for kids aged six-16. Madinat Theatre. Registration starts at 10am. www.madinattheatre.com
Slow Sundays at Play A Round
Bring the sprogs to Play A Round to make the most of Slow Sundays; for just Dhs30, the little ones can enjoy the facilities while you sit back, relax and take advantage of the free wi-fi.
Dhs30 per hour. Sun-Thurs 9.30am-2pm. Dubai Marina. www.playaround.ae (04 457 0455).
Fun day Monday at Fun City
Every Monday, Fun City aims to attract adventurous tykes with its special offer on its Kiddie Ride, Big Ride and Video Game rides that cost just Dhs1 each.Bargain!
Sun-Wed 10am-10pm, Thurs-Sat 10am-12pm. Seven locations across Dubai. www.funcity.ae
Splash around at Aquaplay
Offering a massive range of water-based games to delight the little ones for hours, Aquaplay is great if you’re looking for a water adventure within the comforts of a cool, air-conditioned setting.
From Dhs10 per ride. Open Sun-Wed 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat, 10am to midnight. Mirdif City Centre. www.theplaymania.com/aquaplay (04 231 6311).
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