Search the Yalla Directory

Yalla’s Weekly Guide to Family Happenings in Abu Dhabi!

The festive season is well and truly underway in the Capital, so if you’re looking for things to do in Abu Dhabi this weekend, you’ll definitely be spoilt for choice! There are so many fun family events taking place across the Emirate- from the FIFA Club World Cup to traditional Christmas markets. Here’s just a few of our favourites, but don’t forget to check our Events Diary for a full listing of events in Abu Dhabi

The famous Swiss Christmas market kicked off this week at the Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi. Finish off your Christmas shopping and end the day with a festive treat at the Brauhaus. Open until Saturday December 9 until 10pm

There are a host of festive events at the Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi until the end of the year, find out more about them here

The 14th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup returned to the UAE on Wednesday and will see seven leading teams of continental football battle it our for the prestigious title of World Club Champions. The 8 title-deciding matches will take place until Saturday December 16 at Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Sports City and Al Ain’s Hazza Bin Zayed stadium.

Find out more here 

Foodies across the capital can prepare their appetites for authentic street food with not one, but 10 street food events, held across Abu Dhabi from December 7 to 23. There’s even a Top Secret Long Table event, which will take place at a very exciting location in Abu Dhabi.

Find out more about the next event near you here

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Yas Marina as Let It Snow returns for another year from Friday December 8. Kicking off with their festive tree lighting, there is an exciting schedule of events taking place until January 2, including a traditional market and snow ball fight with real snow!

Check out the full schedule of events here

Winter Village at Abu Dhabi Mall

If you’re not in the festive spirit quite yet then you will be after a trip to Abu Dhabi mall next week! Discover the magic of the holiday season with their beautiful winter village, starting from Tuesday December 12. There’s a host of activities and surprises for the entire family, including Meet & Greet with Santa, instant pictures, festive workshops, and a jolly parade


Filter by
free_listing tier_2_listing tier_1_listing Post Page
Sort by

Toddler Time

Enter your details now to receive Yalla's round up of the best classes and events to keep your tots entertained in Abu Dhabi!

Your Information will never be shared with any third party