Take the sprogs along to one of these spectacularly spooky soirees to make sure they have a fright-tastic time this Halloween.
Is hosting a Halloween bash giving best dressed sprogs the chance to win vouchers and ceramics featuring their own name; the greatest ceramic painter will also be in with a chance to win a prize too! Dhs89 per child.
Oct 31, 5pm-8pm. Suitable for kids aged three plus. www.cafeceramique.ae Jumeirah (04 344 7331), Dubai Festival City (04 232 8616).
Is calling little monsters to attend its Fangtastic Hair-rising Halloween Party. With a spooky room, ghoulish games, ghastly goodie bags and face painting, kids are bound to be kept entertained.
Dhs85 for members and Dhs100 for non members. Oct 25, 3pm-6.30pm (three different time slots 3pm-4.30pm, 4pm-5.30pm, 5pm-6.30pm). Suitable for kids aged six months to 13 (kids under three must be accompanied by an adult). Prior booking essential. My Gym, 520 Jumeirah Beach Rd. www.mygym.com/dubai (04 394 3962).
Play lounge is inviting kids to dress up in their scariest costumes for the chance to win a prize this Halloween. As well as prizes, several activities will be held in their dark room including pumpkin crafting and piñata.
Dhs50. Oct 31, 6pm-7pm. Suitable for kids up to the age of 12. Tiny Town, Saba 3 Tower, Cluster Q, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 423 2578).
Bring the little ones to Zebra Crossing’s fancy dress party; as well as access to the soft play area, they can enjoy cupcake decoration and a photo shoot with a Halloween themed back drop. What’s more, their mascot Ziggi the Zebra will be on hand to entertain the kids.
Dhs75 per child. Oct 31, 4pm-6pm. Suitable for kids aged two to 10. Showroom 2, Ibri House, behind Noor Islamic Bank Metro Station, off Sheikh Zayed Rd, Al Quoz 2. www.zebra-crossing.com (050 559 4903).
Celebrates Halloween this year with its event, Spookfest. The three hour bash includes a variety of Halloween themed activities such as games, a pumpkin carving competition, treasure hunt, and much more. The highlight of the evening is the Spooky Fancy Dress Competition where kids are invited to dress up in costumes to win prizes.
Dhs50 each including food. Suitable for kids aged one to 12. Registration is open until 12 noon on 31 Oct. The party is at all Fun City locations across Dubai. www.funcity.ae.
According to Mad Science, everyone is entitled to a scare at Halloween, so that’s why they bring their spookfest parties to a location of your choice. Mad Science offer Halloween parties combining science and magic, with a team it ensures will have the audience gasping and laughing at weird and chilling science experiments.
From Dhs2888 for one hour accommodating a maximum of 40 kids. 31 Oct to 2 Nov. Suitable for kids aged three to 12. uae.madscience.org (04 337 7403).
Play A Round @ Some Place Nice
Has gone Halloween crazy this month with a selection of spooky activities for its visitors. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday or visiting the play centre as a walk-in customer, you’ll be able to make the most of the Halloween frenzy, enjoying one hour of unlimited golf and a craft such as making your own pumpkin, googly eyed spider or witches hat.
Dhs45 per child for one hour unlimited golf and a Halloween craft. Suitable for kids aged three to 10. Jewels Tower 2, Dubai Marina. www.playaround.ae (04 457 0455).
Pamper and Play is offering a selection of ghastly adventures for the little witches and warlocks during the whole month of October. On Oct 31, kids can look forward to a trick or treat extravaganza, visiting various shops at The Dubai Mall demanding candy. Kids are encouraged to dress up or take advantage of Caboodle’s variety of rentable costumes.
Dhs99 per child (excluding costume rental). Oct 31, 5pm-7.30pm. Caboodle Pamper and Play, 2nd Floor, The Dubai Mall. www.caboodle.ae (04 325 3367).
Mina A’Salam Hotel
Bring the brood to Mina A’Salam Hotel to have a spooky time at the Fancy Dress Halloween Party at Al Samar Lounge terrace. There’s a variety of things on offer such as spooky tents, games and tempting treats, as well as pumpkin painting, spooky picture opportunity, fancy dress competition and face painting.
Dhs115 per person. Suitable for kids of all ages. Oct 31, 3pm-6pm. Mina A’Salam Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah. www.jumeirah.com/mjhalloween (04 366 6730).