Top family things to do in Dubai this week

Your little ones won’t be bored again with our weekly guide

Wednesday 2

Mamma Mia
Kids and parents will love the range of fresh juices, ice-creams and sorbets – perfect for cooling down during the summer.
Prices vary. Sun-Wed noon-12.30am, Thu-Fri noon-1.30am. Ongoing. Mamma Mia, Dubai Marina, (04 374 6910).

Thursday 3

Family fun package at Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Book one night’s accommodation for mum and dad and get 50 percent off a second room for the kids plus food deals and activities. Kids under the age of 12 can also receive free ice-cream every day from 11am to 6pm.
From Dhs699 per night for the first room, and Dhs349 for the second. Until September 30. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Khor Al Maqta, Abu Dhabi, (02 654 3333).

Friday 4

One&Only Royal Mirage
Families can save 50 percent when booking a second room for the kids when staying three nights or more. The package also includes unlimited access to Aquaventure waterpark.
Prices vary. Until September 27. One&Only Royal Mirage, Al Sufouh, (04 399 9999).

Yas Waterworld
Get four tickets for the price of three when booking in advance online.
Dhs720 for four general tickets for all guests above 1.1metre. 10am-8pm. Ongoing. Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, (02 414 2000).

Saturday 5

Your planet needs you
Take a trip into the year 2050 with the new exhibition at Children’s City.
Dhs15 per adult, Dhs10 per child aged two- 15, free for kids under two. Sat-Thu 9am-8pm, Fri 3pm-9pm. Until August 31. Children’s City, Creekside Park, Bur Dubai, (800 900).

My Gym summer camp
Kids aged three to eight can attend this fun camp unattended or there’s also a camp for babies accompanied by a parent from 18 months to three years.
From Dhs195 for members or Dhs200 for non members per day. Sat-Thu 9am-1pm. Until September 6. Two locations including Lulu Hypermarket Building, Al Barsha, (04 394 3962).

Sunday 6

Kids eat free at Mo’s
Everyone loves a freebie – and now on Sundays with every adult that orders a main course, one kid aged 11 and under can eat for free.
Prices vary. 8am-noon. Ongoing. Citywalk, Al Wasl, (04 344 3305).

Monday 7

Monday’s Sobhiya
Every Monday ladies can take advantage of exclusive deals for women offering savings of at least 25 percent from pampering or shopping to play centres and family attractions for the kids.
10am-2pm. Mirdif City Centre, Mirdif, (800 6422).

Tuesday 8

Junior Budding Beckhams can practise their skills and develop new ones with plenty of time for World Cups of the future at GOAL! Junior summer camp.
Dhs200 per day, Dhs800 per week. 9am-3pm. Until September 4. GOAL! Junior, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, (04 388 2282).

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