10 Fun Family Activities in Dubai to Try this Eid Al Adha 2018

Staying in town for Eid Al Adha 2018? Get ready for some family fun because there’s so much going on! From family brunches to firework shows to fun activities for the little ones, here are 10 fun family activities in Dubai to try during Eid Al Adha 2018…

1. Shop and WIN at Mirdif City Centre

Ready to spend and win this Eid Al Adha 2018? Spend AED 300 at any outlet in Mirdif City Centre this Eid and you’ll be in the draw to win up to AED 10,000 every day. There will also be an Enchanted Circus show during Eid, bringing fairytales to life. From shopping for gifts to fun games and adventures, there are so many fun things to do at Mirdif City Centre.

When: From Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th August

2. Staycation deals at Anantara Hotels

With Eid Al Adha just around the corner, Anantara Hotels invites you and your loved ones for a staycation! They’ve got awesome Eid deals at all of their hotels, including Anantara the Palm, Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi, Sir Bani Yas Island and Qasr Al Sarab. Fancy staying at Anantara the Palm? Book a staycation through their website, and you’ll get up to AED 300 credit to spend at the hotel.

When: Eid weekend

3. Watch the fireworks in Dubai

Dubai is going to be lit next week! Don’t miss the firework shows all over town, from Deira to JBR. Here’s where you can watch the fireworks in Dubai this Eid Al Adha 2018.

When: During Eid – check dates here

4. Space exploration at Ibn Battuta Mall

Head to Ibn Battuta Mall this Eid for an out-of-this-world experience! Honouring 60 years of space exploration, Ibn Battuta Mall invites you to its Discovery Channel space exhibition. There will be an outer space simulator, a VR capsule, a Mars Rover replica, a mini space station and so much more!

When: Tuesday 21st August to Monday 10th September, from 2pm to 10pm

5. Eid brunch at QE2 Dubai

Fancy brunching on a boat? The QE2 Dubai invites you all to to a special Eid brunch, where you can enjoy live music, free flowing drinks, international dishes (including British roasts and live cooking stations), a kids buffet and a playing area to keep the little ones entertained.

Price: Free for kids under 4; AED 95 for kids under 12; AED 225 (soft drinks); AED 395 (house drinks)
When: Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th August

6. Discounts at La Perle Dubai

If you haven’t watched the spectacular La Perle show yet, here’s your chance! During Eid Al Adha 2018, you can enjoy major discounts on the Eid Family Package. Book your Silver or Gold tickets for four people or more and you’ll get at least 50% off the ticket prices.

When: Until Saturday 25th August

7. Eid Al Adha 2018 at Deira City Centre

Celebrate Eid Al Adha with the family at Deira City Centre! There’s so much going on inside the mall that your little ones will love, including live performers, jugglers, mime artists and more. Got a sweet tooth? Don’t miss The Red Icon fantasy world, where lollipops, chocolates and candies will come to life.

When: Tuesday 21st to Friday 24 August, daily from 2pm to 10pm

8. Street parade at IMG Worlds of Adventure

IMG Worlds of Adventure is bringing your favourite characters from Marvel, Cartoon Network and Lost Valley to life this Eid Al Adha! Get ready to meet all of them and enjoy the street parade with performances from stilt walkers, acrobats and illusionists!

When: Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th August

9. Family fun at Dubai Mall

Make your way to Dubai Mall for a whole lot of family activities and live entertainment. From arts and crafts workshops to cartoon screenings, the kids will definitely have a blast.

When: Tuesday 21st to Friday 24th August

10. Family brunch at Saadiyat Rotana Resort

Fancy celebrating Eid weekend with a brunch? Make your way to Saadiyat Rotana Resort to enjoy a fun family brunch. There will be over 100 dishes from around the world, live cooking stations and lots of fun games and activities for the kids.

Price: Free for kids under 6; AED 142.50 for kids under 12; AED 285 (soft drinks); AED 395 (house drinks)
When: Wednesday 22nd August, from 12pm to 4pm
Where: Sim Sim, Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

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