10 family activities to try in Dubai in February

Wrestling, literature festival, theatre workshops and more things to do

February 1 Sunday

Teddy Bears Picnic
The next Time Out Kids Teddy Bears Picnic is coming up on April 4. Games and a picnic - bring your bear and your family!
Tickets soon to be available at www.timeouttickets.com.

February 4 Wednesday

Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2015
Get your tickets this month for The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature.
March 3-7, InterContinental Hotel, www.emirateslitfest.com.

February 7 Saturday

Wicked workshop
Join ‘Wicked’ star Nikki Davis-Jones, for a fun workshop featuring drama, choreography and a make-up class.
Email info@hayleyscomet.com.

February 12 Thursday

WWE Event
The popular WWE Event returns to Abu Dhabi this month. Feb 12-14, Zayed Sports City Tennis Stadium. Tickets start at Dhs300.
Visit www.ticketmaster.com.

February 14 Saturday

Show you love them
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your little ones by making cards using supplies from Craftland, Town Centre Jumeirah, Jumeira Beach Road.

February 16 Monday

Walk on the wild side
Visit the Abu Dhabi Wildlife Centre and teach your kids about animals.
Mussafah, Al Ain Truck Road, Visit wrsmuts@emirates.net.ae.

February 20 Friday

French Family Brunch
An Gallic-inspired family brunch, held alongside the le Petit Pascal baking atelier class.
11am-3pm, www.ascaltepperfrenchbakery.com. (04 454 2408).

February 22 Sunday

Head to the beach
The weather is cool, the weekend crowds are gone, so plan your playdate at the beach. Kite Beach now has great food options for hungry tots!
Kite Beach, Um Seqeim

February 24 Tuesday

Build-a-Bear superheroes
Get down to your local Build-a-Bear workshop to create an amazing bear with superpowers! Lots of fun!
Branches across Dubai, www.buildabear.ae.

February 28

Royal Family Picnic
Head to The Lakes for this new and relaxed picnic lunch this weekend.
Every Saturday, 12pm-5pm, reservations@reformsocialgrill.ae (04 454 2638).

Blue and white walkways have been installed in more places

Prepare for a 5km and 13km course at Dubai’s Jebel Ali Racecourse next month

HiU messenger is available for download for Etisalat customers

Get deals at restaurants including Zheng He’s and Palace Downtown

You’ll also get discounts at spas, bars and restaurants

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