Five things to try during June
Time Out Kids Coffee Mornings at West 14th
Time Out Kids Coffee Mornings allow mums and mums to be to relax with some freshly brewed coffee while the kids get one hour of supervised play.Dhs65 per adult which includes one hour of play for one child aged two or above, plus tea/coffee and a bakers basket. 9.30am-11.30am, Wednesday 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th June. West 14th, Oceania, Palm Jumeirah, www.timeoutdubaikids.com/coffeeclub (04 447 7601).
Abu Dhabi Summer festival
Take a break from Dubai and head to the capital to check out the Abu Dhabi Summer Season this month. With lots going on for all the family from big screen showings of The World Cup, Moscow Ballet’s Cinderella, Shadowland performance blending shadow theatre, dance and circus and much more, there’s plenty to entertain everyone.
Timings and locations vary. Running from June 5-Aug 31. Visit www.abudhabisummerseason.ae for more information.
Diverse Choreography and Performing Arts school based in Dubai present their production #SaySomething in June. The show will feature a section dedicated to music greats including Michael Jackson, Ray Charles, Amy Winehouse and more as well as a section filled with musical theatre melodies and a current affairs news piece to keep you on your toes from start to finish.
Dhs120. Timings vary. June 20, 21, 22. Madinat Theatre, www.madinattheatre.com (04 366 6546).
Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs
Based on the award winning book by Giles Andreae and Russell Ayto, round up the brood and join Flinn on his adventures as he discovers a pirate hiding in the cupboard in this non stop action packed theatrical tale with live music, puppetry, performance and dinosaurs.
Dhs140. June 13 and 14 at 11am, 3pm and 5pm. Madinat Jumeirah Theatre, www.timeouttickets.com (04 366 6546).
This much loved monthly flea market is back this month with its last hurrah before the Summer break. Get down there to buy and sell quality pre-loved baby, toddler and maternity items. Parents even get the rare opportunity to browse pester free as there’s plenty of free arts and craft activities for the kids to get stuck into. That should keep them quiet for a while while you delve into stands!
Free. 9am-2pm. Times Square Mall. www.babybazaar.org (050 553 2048).
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