City Centre Al Zahia has transformed its outdoor carpark into an immersive Winter Garden experience. Running until March 15 from 4pm to 12am, the new venue includes F&B outlets, entertainment, and fun-filled activities to create endless memorable moments with loved ones. There will also be an outdoor cinema complete with lounge-style seating screening a selection of family blockbuster hits including Dumbo, The Incredibles 2, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and more. For more information, citycentrealzahia.com.
Following the recent launch of ‘The Batman Season’, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi is welcoming superfans of DC’s Batman to its first-ever ‘Batman Run’, on March 5, from 8am – 12pm. With plenty of fun, entertainment and three running courses suited for all competitive spirits, guests and families of all ages and skill levels will enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities in a 2km and 5km Family Run, in addition to a complimentary 200m Kids Run, made especially for the little ones inside the park. Tickets start at Dh295. For more information, visit wbworldabudhabi.com.
Laguna Waterpark returns. For a limited time only, every child will go free when accompanied by a paid adult, if they are dressed in Hawaiian style (think along the lines of tropical shirts, flower accessories and grass skirts). They can also expect special touches including Hawaiian Lei, fruit platters, and juices. All that surfing, sliding, and splashing is sure to work up a massive appetite, so head to one of the super relaxed dining outlets to refuel on delicious bites. For more details, lagunawaterpark.com.
Taking place Saturday, March 5, at Burj Parks, near the Burj Khalifa and closet to the Dubai Fountains, the festival is bringing together international artists including R&B superstar WizKid and award-winning rapper Tyga, for a party under the stars. Over 8,000 people are expected to attend. A range of tickets options available. Tickets start at Dh250. For more information, visit bludubai.ae.
From A to Z
The France Pavilion has unveiled Jean Paul Gaultier’s new and fully recyclable exhibition. Here’s the opportunity to check out the latest prêt-à-porter and haute couture designs at ‘Jean Paul Gaultier, from A to Z’ exhibition at the France Pavilion. On until March 31. Entry is free for all Expo 2020 Dubai ticket-holders. For more information, visit expo2020dubai.com.
Digital Art Paradise
Witness a set of events and workshops this month with the Theatre of Digital Art in Madinat Jumeirah. Get a taste of Van Gogh with 360° digital display of Van Gogh masterpieces. You’ll feel like you are walking right into his paintings which adds a touch of realism to his work of art. It’s a feeling that is mesmerizing as his still paintings come to life. Also experience dreams with feel? ToDA’s very own eccentric digital art concept immerses you in the world of your dreams. For more information, visit toda.ae.
Women’s Day Wonders
Project Art, the interactive initiative designed to provide Dubai’s best artists a free space to exhibit their work, will return this month for its first show of 2022 – and as well as empowering Dubai’s creative community, it hopes to empower the emirate’s female artists with a special focus on International Women’s Day. Hosted at Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens, the popular three-week Project Art residency is on until March 11. Dubai-based French artist Leiana (@art_by_leiana) showcases a selection of female-inspired artwork from her Les Françaises collection. Local artists keen to be involved in future Project Art initiatives can register their interest by contacting Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens on 04 519 1111.