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12 brilliant things to do this April in Abu Dhabi


There’s something for everyone on this brilliant ultimate list

Pass Recreational Programme


PASS Abu Dhabi has rolled out its term three of sports happenings. For ages two to 12 year olds, get the kids learning football skills  early at any of these locations – Zayed Cricket Stadium,KCA, Najmat, Reem Island, Rawdhat Sports Complex Airport RD, Yas Kicks, Yas Island, 321Sports Al Hudayriyat Island. Visit

Art & Wellness


Head to Jubail Mangrove Park for a raft of health-giving and fun activities from sunset yoga to water colour painting sessions, and everything in between.



Kids Cooking Lesson – Wagamama


These brilliant kids’cooking classes are every weekend at Wagamama  between 10.30am to 12 pm and are ideal for kids aged 3 to 10 years old. Abu Dhabi Mall.

Call 02 679 7466.

Step ZSC


Mondays are for the stair climbing challenge, so be part of the motivational atmosphere, climb the steps, have a run and get healthy while having fun.


Wathba Yoga Retreat with Didier


Head to Jumeirah Al Wathba Desert Resort & Spa for two 90 minute yoga sessions at this exclusive detox retreat in the desert.


Emirates School of Dance


A full range of dance styles including Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Contemporary, Dance Prep (for ages 3-6), Mummy & Me (ages 2 -3 w/parent) and Pop/Modern.


Common Ground


Head to Al Qattara Art Centre where seven artists come together to showcase their own ideas in installations tackling the similarities between the KSA and the UAE.


Cinema in the Park


Head to Umm Al Emarat Park for a round of movie-packed weekends showing box-office blockbusters in the outdoor cinema at the Children’s Garden.


Wellness at Al Hosn


Practice wellness (Yoga, Pilates, jogging, reading and meditation) at Al Hosn in dedicated outdoor spaces, following all safety measures to ensure your comfort and safety.


Virtual Book Club for kids


Join the Cultural Foundation Virtual Book Club for kids aged eight to 14, launching in celebration of Reading Month in the UAE.


Abu Dhabi Festival 2021


The Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF) is hosting the 18th edition of the Abu Dhabi Festival under the theme ‘The Future Starts Now’.


Three Short Films by Palestinian Filmmakers


Each centers on the theme of being stuck. Followed by a Q&A with Palestinian directors: Tarzan and Arab Nasser, Wisam Al Jafari, and Mahdi Fleifel.


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