Things to do: March 13-18
World sleep day
Everyone needs sleep. Whether you’re a baby, an energetic toddler or a busy parent. Sleep is so important to every human that there’s now a day to mark World Sleep Day. People across the globe will be celebrating on March 18. Let’s hope you manage to get a few extra hours to mark this special event.
Free, March 18. www.worldsleepday.org.
Show off your beloved pets
Dubai Social Pet Park is a new initiative in Dubai where pet owners and animal lovers can come together for a community event. Have fun in the outdoors and bring the family along to enjoy games and activities located at the Dubai International Marine Club. Kids will be entertained with a range oif activities and games. Organisers say the Dubai Social Pet Park is not a pet show, but a chance for pet owners to enjoy the outdoors with their pets.
March 18, 10am-7pm, www.dimc.ae.
The Kite Festival
Lots of different sized kites will fill the skies above the city’s Jumeirah Beach with a rainbow of colours. Families can join in the fun and even make their own kites at various make-your-own stations dotted around the beach.
Free, March 17-19, Jumeriah Beach, www.ikfdubai.com.
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