Spice up your holidays this Eid Al Adha with a unique staycation at Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
The premier sporting facility in Abu Dhabi is offering exciting packages from Marriott Al Frosan so guests can not only unwind and relax, but also stay active with sporting activities.
Choose from a single accommodation, including bed and breakfast with two sports of your choice, for Dh570, or go for the double accommodation for Dh670.
As always, Al Forsan will offer a range of activities to choose from, including paintball, karting, archery, watersports, shooting and more.
Visit www.alforsan.com for more details and to book your accommodation.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is known for getting adrenaline pumping, but this Eid the popular theme park will have even more on offer for visitors of all ages.
Take part in various activities as part of the festival celebration of Eid Al Adha from September 1-9, with park hours extended until 22:00 on Friday and Saturday.
Aside from the heart-stopping roller coasters and rides that make Ferrari World so exhilarating, additional attractions will include an interactive area for family-friendly fun.
Step inside the Storyboard Maze and collect stamps on your leaflet to claim a prize, or check out the net and basketball weaving demonstrations to witness craftsmen creating traditional fishing materials.
Once your creative juices are flowing, gets hands-on with arts & crafts or learn how to combined fragrances to make traditional Arabic perfume.
At the La Piazza stage, youngsters will be in for a treat with a story telling show with Ayallah & Khaleej dance performances, as well as a Bubble Show.
Whatever you’re into, there’s something for everyone at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi this Eid.
Visit www.ferrariworld.com for more information and to book tickets.
Becoming a warrior in the gym shouldn’t be limited to adults, which is why Little Gladiators have opened their doors to promote a healthy lifestyle for UAE kids.
Self-proclaimed as Dubai’s first kid’s fitness centre, Little Gladiators is inspired by the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, who has prioritised reducing child obesity in the nation.
Located at the Golden Mile Galleria Mall on Palm Jumeirah, Little Gladiators covers 7,400 square feet and has everything kids aged three to 14 could want to run, jump and climb.
The facility includes a swimming pool with highly-qualified instructors leading lessons, a kids’ spa, kids’a hammam, kids’ yoga, kids’ cardio, kickboxing, tree climbing, interactive wall climbing, gymnastics and virtual sports gaming.
In addition, Little Gladiators hosts pool parties for birthdays and other special occasions, while offering private family swimming lessons and aerobics for mothers, taught by strictly female instructors.
Little Gladiators co-founder Javed Gani said: “When we moved to Dubai a year ago we were looking for a business idea to launch in the emirate. We looked at many options but it was Sheikh Mohammed’s work to improve the health of the nation that really captured our attention.
“We used this as a springboard to create a place for affordable family fun that is also another first for the emirate of Dubai, while also tackling one of the decade’s most pressing health problems.” Javed added: “Sheikh Mohammed is always reminding people about the importance of health but nobody had taken this advice and created a business to support these goals. Once we identified this gap in the market we couldn’t wait to get started on this original and unique idea. This is the first time a facility dedicated to children’s fitness has opened in the UAE with this range of activities and sports.”
Two others fitness centres are planned for the emirate in the coming months, but for now the Palm Jumeirah location has an annual membership costing Dh999 per child, which includes unlimited visits.
What: Little Gladiators
Where: Golden Mile Galleria Mall, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
When: Open daily from 10:00 to 20:00
Contact: Visit www.littlegladiators.ae for more information