With the Eid Al Adha break just around the corner, there are plenty of activities and events happening in the UAE to keep you entertained.
*Godiva at The Outlet Village:
The luxurious boutique Godiva is located in the newly-opened The Outlet Village. The Outlet Village is a unique shopping destination based in Dubai, Guests at Godiva can first-hand watch a team of expert chocolatiers creating masterpieces simply using fresh fruits and Godiva chocolates. Looking for a gift? This is the best place to go to buy last-minute gifts that are well worth their price.
Location: The Outlet Village, Jebel Ali, Dubai Cost A la carte
Timings: Sunday to Wednesday 10am to10pm; Thursday to Saturday 10am to midnight.
* The Musical Theatre Show Cinderella at Al Qasba, Sharjah:
Enjoy watching the beautiful Cinderella story, who dreams of finding her own prince, but she actually works as a servant for her evil step-mother and step-sisters. That is until the night of Prince Charming’s ball and a visit from the Fairy Godmother.
Tickets are available at Al Qasba information desk and Platinumlist.net, noting that the play is in English language only.
Location: Al Qasba, Sharjah
Cost: Dh50 per ticket
Dates: September 12 to 14
Timings: 40-minute shows at 5.30pm, 7.30pm and 9.30pm Tickets sold on Platinum List.
* Watch Eid Al Adha Fireworks:
Watch the city’s magical celebration of Eid Al Adha, as you take in the incredible fireworks display that will light up the skies above The Beach, JBR. Grab your spots and get up close with the best, unobstructed views of the spectacular show of pattern and sequence, colour and sound, brilliance and mobility.
Date: September 11 to 16
Admission: 8:30 pm
Venue: The Beach Dubai
Telephone: 800 637227
Ticket price: Free
* Titan the Robot on Yas Island:
Yas Island’s Eid celebrations are set to reach epic proportion, September 7th – 17th, with a tour by world-famous celebrity android, Titan the Robot. Titan’s celebrity fans include Hugh Jackman and Jackie Chan. Meeting Titan is completely free for visitors to Yas Island.
Among the stops on Titan’s tour will be:
- Yas Waterworld – 7-8 September, 11am-8pm
- Ferrari World Abu Dhabi – 9-10 September, 11am-8pm
- Cascade Dining – 13-14 and 16,18 September, 11am-8pm
- Yas Mall – 15 September, 11am-8pm
- The District at Du Forum – 17 September, 10am-7pm.
* Nickelodeon Playpark in Dubai Festival City:
Dubai Festival City (DFC) this Eid, is bringing the OSN Nickelodeon Playpark to Dubai for the first time ever, where visitors can take part in a range of exciting interactive experiences inspired by the Nickelodeon HD and Nick Jr. Kids can tour play forts inspired by Teenage Mutant Ninja turtles, visit jewellery crafting sessions and use the ‘iPad’ station to explore the Nickelodeon app. The show combines high impact drumming, dynamic choreography and beautiful lighting designs.
Location: Dubai Festival City Mall
Dates: September 8 to 17; OSN Nickelodeon Playpark September 8 to 26
Timings: 2pm, 4pm, 6pm and 8pm