Unleash your inner artist with DIY painting at Thejamjar in the Al Quoz Neighbourhood. Weekly art classes for adults, children and toddlers are held here. Adults can work on honing their art skills; there’re also Theta Healing meditation sessions to connect with your inner selves.
Thejamjar provides a variety of activities for kids, including multimedia investigations, observational painting, and STEM education, while toddlers are welcome to get dirty with their parents for a sensory art experience.
When: Everyday 10.30am – 11.30am; 3pm – 4pm
Where: 1st Floor, Town Centre Mall – Dubai
Visit thejamjardubai.com for prices and details
Get your kids to experience an enormous indoor inflatable park with a variety of arenas and assault courses, as well as toddler-friendly zones. With over 15,000 square feet of adrenaline-fueled excitement, Air Maniax also includes a points-based assault course that brings your own ninja warrior experience to life.
Hangout at the inflatable arena, conquer the warrior assault by testing your balance and strength, or let the babies enjoy at the toddler inflatable area dedicated for the little ones.
What: Air Maniax
When: Sunday to Wednesday 10am – 8pm; Thursday to Saturday 10am – 9pm
Visit airmaniax.com for more details
IMG World of Adventures
Don’t have anything planned this summer? Head out to Dubai’s largest indoor theme park, the IMG World of Adventures. Get a chance to explore the five themed adventure zones, including Marvel, Lost Valley, Cartoon Network, and IMG Boulevard as well as enjoy a movie at Novo Cinemas. Right until August 28 there are plenty of summer festival events happening at the various venues of the park. At the IMG Boulevard, there’s the Mexican-Spanish Dance Fusion; the Maskara Festival Dance Show (on Fri/Sat). At the Lost Valley, you can check out the Lost Valley Prehistoric Dinosaur Meet and Greet events, there’s a Caveman vs Dinosaur Dance Show and an African Drummers Show (Fri/Sat). Kids will enjoy meeting the roaming characters around the park including Gary the Bear, the Creepy Clowns, Carnival Ladies... Go on a tour to ‘meet the dead’ at The Haunted Hotel Roaming Car or hitch a ride on Lost Valley Hunter’s Truck. Plenty of activities are also in store for the Eid break, from henna artists and dance shows to magic shows and beach dances.
Visit imgworlds.com to check out deals and to purchase tickets
Sky Zone Summer Camp
Drop your kids at Sky Zone Summer Camp where they can participate in exciting activities this summer. From signing up for the ninja warrior course and free climbing, to using trampolines and so much more, the kids are going to be happily busy this holiday season.
Activities included in the summer camp are arts and craft classes, song and dance lessons. There’s also face painting, fitness, wipe out, challenge zone, zip line, warrior course and ultimate dodge ball for kids to enjoy. The summer camp is from June 27 to September 1 every weekday. Children between ages 5 and 12 are allowed with a valid ID. Food and drinks will be provided.
What: Sky Zone summer camp
Where: Persia Court, Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai
For prices and the daily itinerary, check out skyzone.ae
Kids, head out to Street Maniax this summer for a much-awaited summer camp. Located in Al Quoz 3, Street Maniax will be hosting an action-packed camp for all youngsters aged 4 and up beginning July 4 for 8 weeks. From trampolines and parkour, to arts and crafts and dance lessons, children can get to enjoy the summer vacations with some wholesome activities. All activities, including arts & crafts, dance lessons, and much more, are included in the packages, as are lunch, juice, and water. Prices begin at Dh160 per day.
What: Street Maniax
When: Sunday to Thursday 8:30am – 1pm
Where: First Al Khail St, Al Quoz Ind. 3, Dubai
Visit streetmaniax.com for details
VOX Cinemas’ Snow Cinema has returned to Ski Dubai this summer. The unique and immersive cinematic experience allows guests to enjoy the magic of movies surrounded by real snow on the slopes of the World’s Best Indoor Ski Resort. Snow Cinema will host several screenings a day.
Ticket prices start at Dh100 per person and include admission as well as an F&B package. All guests at Snow Cinema will receive rental clothing (jacket and pants), fleece gloves, socks, boots, beanie hat, blanket, stereo wireless headphones and a dedicated locker. For more information or to make a booking visit voxcinemas.com or skidxb.com.
The Nickelodeon Bubble-fest/fun is here. Spend Dh249 at Fun City, Fun Ville, Fun Works, Fun Block, or Tridom and get a free Nickelodeon Bubbles toy + 500 ml refill bottle free (until stocks last). Choose from a variety of Bubbles toy that will guarantee fun and laughter for your little ones.
Beat the heat with unlimited access to soft play area with Play Membership. Your kids get unlimited access to giant soft play structures in a cool environment where they can run, jump, climb, and slide to their heart’s content. A mix of active play with imaginative play helps develop their motor skills and social skills. Get a few friends along to have an amazing play date at all Fun City, Fun Ville and Fun Works stores in UAE.
Current offers for the summer:
• one-month membership for Dh99
• three-month membership for Dh169
Visit funcity.ae for more details