7 Free Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend

7 Free Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend


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We love all of the fantastic family friendly free things to do in Dubai happening every week!

These activities are the perfect day out ensuring everyone on your team has a fantastic day.

This week we’re seeing Chinese New Year events happening across the city, as well as exhibitions, fiestas and, of course, all of the fun outdoor play areas!

Here’s 7 of our top places to visit in Dubai for free this weekend:


Chinese New Year At Waterfront Market

Head to the the Waterfront Market this weekend for fun entertainment and activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year from February 6 to 12.

Shoppers will get fortune cookies throughout the week, and visitors can pose at the Year of the Ox selfie wall for a chance to win various prizes.

There will be Chinese traditional dances including the lion, fan and umbrella dances, competitions with fantastic prizes and lots more.

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Celebrate Love At Burjuman Centre

Share the love with your family at BurJuman Centre between 7 and 14 February 2021.

Capture unforgettable memories with your loved ones at their Valentine’s themed photo ops, and shop for the perfect gift across extensive collection of retailers.

End your day with a romantic dinner at one of their restaurants serving a selection of international cuisines.

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Lasting impressions: Baya Exhibition

When looking for things to do in Dubai for free, don’t forget to venture out to Sharjah.

Lasting Impressions is back for its 11th edition, organized by Sharjah Museums Authority at Sharjah Art Museum.

This year will be a survey show for one of Algeria’s most prolific artists Baya Mahieddine, who has left a lasting impression on the development and evolution of modern art in the Arab world.

Visit the museum to enjoy this experience with over 70 works on display.

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Reef Mall Fiesta

Enjoy karaoke and dance?

Then join Reef Mall Fiesta every day until 14 Feb 2021, from 3 pm to 10 pm to explore amazing activities.

Let your voices be heard at Just Sing karaoke or show them your best moves at the VR dance station.

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You can also enjoy virtual racing games, musical den and so much more.

Don’t forget to up your style at the fashion corner and create memories as you capture the moment against the Instagramable photo ops.

There will be also special Valentine’s day and Chinese New Year’s photo ops.

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Chinese New Year At Dragon Mart

Add this to your list of free things to do in Dubai this weekend!

Head to Dragon Mart to celebrate the Chinese New Year till Feb. 13th!

See the beautiful decorations, make a wish on their tree, take advantage of shopping offers and let your kids get busy with some crafty workshops. Fun all around!

Click here to find out more on QiDZ.


Palm West Beach

Head to the new Palm West Beach if you’re looking for free places to visit in Dubai.

Palm West Beach is set to be an iconic water sports, all-day entertainment and licensed beach destination.

The 1.6km of beachfront is lined with over 300 palm trees, an expansive boardwalk and path for beach goers and families.

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It’s a great spot for a walk, bringing the kids with their scooters or to bond with your furry friend.

New bars and restaurants will also be located at Palm West Beach, a Balinese-themed beach bar, Koko Bay recently opened and the restaurants expected to open soon including Jones the Grocer, Aprons and Hammers, Lucky Fish, Senor Pico and Orange Chameleon.

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The Block Park At d3 Waterfront

Located on the d3 Waterfront with Downtown Dubai skyline as its backdrop, The Block is a cool place to bring kids of all ages to play and burn off energy.

The wide paths make it a good place for the kids to scoot!

For older kids, head over to the skate park and give it a go.

There’s also a great shaded playground with rubber flooring (no sand!) and cool block-like structures the kids can climb and weave their way through.

Don’t miss the ping pong tables, a basketball court, a volley ball court, climbing walls an urban beach and plenty of outdoor seating – so much to do!

Parking is next door in the sand area and is free.

Click here to find out more on QiDZ.


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