If you are looking for some fun this weekend, here are a number of events and activities are running across Dubai, including Dragon Boat Racing, kiddie Yoga and snowmen building.
‘Unleash the Dragon’ at Dubai Marina
Dubai Marina has partnered with the UAE Dragon Boat Association to hold the inaugural Dubai Marina Dragon Boat Festival. On Friday, April 29 and Saturday April 30, the Marina’s waterways will come alive as teams from across UAE and beyond compete to win!
Time: 9am – 5pm
More info: www.dubaimarinamall.com
Yoga classes for kidZ, mumZ and babieZ at KidZania
KidZania, the unique ‘edutainment’ attraction in The Dubai Mall, is inviting mumz and kidz to discovery their inner ‘yogis’ and ‘yoginis’ at a series of special workshops on April 29 & 30, 2016, run by yoga experts Piloga Studio.
Time: 12pm and 5pm each day
Levels: Mumz and Babiez, Kidz (aged 2-5), Kidz (aged 5-7)
Price: Kidz Dh100, Adults Dh50 (when booked online)
“Do you want to build a snowman?” at Dubai Ice Rink
First Dubai Ice Rink brought year-round snowfall to the desert, now it goes further by with its ‘Snow Zone’. Available at weekends until the end April only, this specially created area in the ice rink in The Dubai Mall will allow guests to ‘play in the snow’ and enjoy some of the most-loved winter games including snowball games and snowmen building.
Time: 12:00 – 17:30
Price: Snowball Games: Dh20 for children under 100 cm, over 100cm, entry is free upon purchase of a skating session. Sessions are supervised. Snowman Making: Dh20 per person per session
Last chance to shop Design 971’s ‘Market OTB’ edition
Design 971, The Dubai Mall’s first pop-up concept store, is continuing to spotlight emerging local fashion talent with an exciting announcement of a special limited edition, giving fashionistas access to clothes from Dee by Dalia, Twisted Roots and ChantalNLara.
All three designers were stars at this year’s ‘Market Outside The Box’, an initiative run during Dubai Shopping Festival which catered to non-mass produced fashion and lifestyle brands made in the Middle East.
Dates: Until April 30
Location: The Village, Ground Floor, The Dubai Mall
Time: 10am – 10pm
Enjoy cinematic glamour at Reel Cinemas at City Walk
Reel Cinemas City Walk offers guests a world-class cinematic experience; each screen is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and projection technologies, truly making customers feel as though they are in the thick of the on-screen action.
Further, in a first for Reel Cinemas, the multiplex will provide movie-going experiences, including giving guests the choice of watching their movie in one of its three Platinum Movie Suites. These provide the consumer a good cinema experience, with a private lounge area, reclining leather seats and full food and beverage service.
Location: City Walk, Dubai