Join us as we share our thoughts, tips and insider info on activities, events and services for kids and families in the UAE
Summer Camps 2017: Dubai
Sporty or Arty, a Teen or a Tot, you're sure to find the perfect Summer Camp to keep your kiddos entertained during the long summer months!
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Mathnasium Summer Camps are back!
Mathnasium's specially designed Summer Programs can prevent learning loss and help students get ahead. Tailor made to fit your child's needs our summer offerings are engaging supportive and preventative.
Whether you are looking to strengthen your child's math generally, work on mastering a certain topic, engage in STEM, enhance his/her skills or prepare for the upcoming SAT, Mathnasium Summer offers many solutions.
Al Barsha ( 04 395 8911), Business Bay (04 456 1603), Green Community (04 8135 223), International City (04 557 7130) , Jumeirah 1 (04 344 1040), Knowledge Village (04 421 6939),Motor City (04 454 2707)
Uptown Mirdif (04 236 3668)
Iqra'a Arabic Learning Center
Learning Arabic has never been so much fun! Each day includes 2 hours of intensive Arabic blended with fun activities such as sports & fitness, chess, amazing science, Zumba and much more!
Ages: 3 - 12 years old
Dates: 9th of July - 3rd of August
Times: 10.00am - 1.00pm
Cost: AED 2,400 (Discounted rate of AED 1,999 available for bookings made before the 17h of June)
Makers Builders Tech & STEM Summer Camp
Programming doesn't always have to have a complicated learning curve. Enrol your kids for the Makers Builders Tech & STEM Summer Camp courses for an exciting early start to your kids' coding adventures!
Dates: 2nd of July - 27th of July 2017
The Brain & Learning
Jumpstart! For ages 4-6
For the first time, The Brain and Learning are offering a special summer program for younger children to give them the crucial skills they need to be ready for school. Skills such as Attention, Mindfulness, Phonemes, Memory, Social Skills as well as helping them develop that all important Growth Mindset. Spaces are strictly limited so call early.
Intensive Cognitive Skills Training! For ages 6+
As in previous summers, The Brain and Learning are offering intensive, accelerated Brain Training programs for students age 6 and above. Students get smarter, stay more focused, become more organised, feel more confident, see improvements in grades, get homework done quickly and perform better in sports. We deliver proven results often working with many teenagers during the summer to get them ready for their crucial exam years. Contact them on: 04 39 29 729
Telephone: 04 3929729
Academy for Excellence in Education
Telephone: 04 367 1471
Cheeky Monkeys Summer Camp
Keep your little monkeys occupied over the holidays with Cheeky Monkeys' fun summer session! There's loads planned to excite your littles whether they're a little more creative with arts and crafts or you've got a mini Einstein in the family with crazy science experiments. Of course, they'll be running around with their fantastic fitness through play classes and cooking up a storm while singing their hearts out as well – definitely one of the most eclectic camps of the lot!
Age range: 2 and a half - 8 years old
Dates: 25th of June - 25th of August, Sunday – Thursday, 9 am – 1 pm
Cost: AED 125 per day, AED 525 per week, AED1,000 per 2 weeks. Book for one week and get exclusive Summer Camp Kid's shirt.
Telephone: Arabian Ranches: 04 422 1553; Barsha: 04 385 0875; Mirdif 04 252 4878; JBR/Marina: 04 276 0011; Umm Suqeim: 04 388 1135 ;Ras Al Khaima: 07 226 0995
Your kids and teens are going to love language learning this summer. Classes are formed in small groups to ensure individual attention and effective learning. Courses are offered to kids and teens aged 7 – 16 years old. Encourage your child's creativity by adding an Arts and Crafts Activity Course for kids.
Choose from: English | Arabic | German | French | Italian | Spanish
Course Dates: 2 July – 13 July | 23 July – 3 August | 20 Aug – 31 Aug 2017 (Sunday-Thursday)
Timings: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm OR 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Where: Eton Institute Dubai - Block 3, Dubai Knowledge Park, Dubai, UAE
Contact: 800-ETON (3866) or visit https://etoninstitute.com/event/kids-and-teens-summer-courses/
Funky Monkeys Playland
The Funky Monkeys Summer Camp gives you the option of enrolling your children for either half-day or a full day (runs until 17:30 pm). The camp will include a wide variety of activities which will allow your child to participate in dancing, arts and crafts, singing and free-play.
This summer camp commences on 2nd of June and concludes on the 24th of August. The camp is open to kids of ages 10 months – 6 years. It's running in all three locations, JBR, Mirdif & Jumeirah. Flexible daily, weekly and monthly packages for parents to choose from.
Telephone: (JBR) 04.440.1220 / (Mirdiff) 04.236.3648 / (Jumeirah) 04.394.6006
Leaps and Bounds
Looking for a great camp this summer, one that is full of fun learning, games and activities while saving your child from the summer slide that sets in before the start of school? Leaps and Bounds Education Center has the best camps for you. Call us to register now and take advantage of the 15% early bird discount before 15th of June!
Telephone: 04 453 7720
My Gym Summer Fun
The Summer Fun Camp at MyGym will have your kiddies cooking, experimenting, dancing and jiving to their heart's content at either the al Barsha branch or the branch on al Wasl road, behind BoxPark.
Telephone: 04-3943962 (BoxPark) OR 04-3471018 (al Barsha)
The Brain Workshop
Use this workshop to help your kids leap ahead of their class during the summer break! Early bird specials are available for all places booked throughout May!
Diverse Performing Arts School
Children 5 - 14 years old can sing, dance and act their way through the month of July with the Diverse Performing Arts School!
Telephone: 04 330 7338
Dubai Holiday Camps Summer Programme
School holiday activity camps for children between 2 and 14 years. A team of qualified teachers, sports coaches and administrators ensure that children's time in the camps are safe, enjoyable and rewarding with a varied schedule of age appropriate activities on offer. Their priority is to provide a safe and enjoyable experience for children, and their extensive experience, safety standards and child-centric activities encourage children to make new friends and try new activities and experiences.
Activities: Activities range from Swimming, Football, Gymnastics, Dodgeball, Tennis, Dance, Talent Shows, Art & Craft, Climbing, Bouncy castles, excursions, and much more. Children are divided into age appropriate groups for these activities.
Date: 25th of June – 25th of August
Timing: 8.00am - 2.00pm or 8.00am - 5.00pm option!
ReHa Music and Dance Institute
Enrol your kids for a fun-filled summer with ReHa where they can chill out with cool activities. Packages available on weekly as well as monthly basis. Special offers - 1 week - 200/-; 2 weeks - 350/- and one month 550/ Grab this early bird offer before it dries up !!!
Call us to 04-2540029
The Brain & Learning’s Train Your Brain Summer Programme
Summer break is a time for fun and relaxation. However, without any educational stimulation, students returning to school after a lengthy summer break will lose one to three months’ worth of learning. This summer, let’s beat Summer Brain Drain with Summer Brain Gain!
Dates: 2 July to 31 August
Summer Fun with Dubai Parks & Resorts Summer Camp
Treat your kids this Summer to the ultimate Edutainment Summer Camp! Play, explore & experience unlimited fun at Dubai's best destinations just for kids! This two weeks Summer Camp offers endless opportunities to engage kids' curiosity, increase confidence & creativity and make new friends.
Dates: 2nd July - 31st August 2017
Multi-activity Summer Camp at Kidz Palooza
Kidz Palooza Summer Camp is back! For 11 weeks & every week with a new theme! Our camp is suitable for kids aged 2-4 years & 5-10 years, they will enjoy a huge range of fun-filled activities, including arts & crafts, baking, science lab, fun with Lego, dance classes, dress up, karaoke, drama play, puzzles, treasure hunt and much more...
Dates: 25th of June until 7th of September.
Times: weekdays from 9.30 am to 1.30 pm (Extended hours from 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm possible for AED 345 weekly.)
Costs including meal: AED 125 daily & AED 525 weekly.
Telephone: 04 330 7101
Come together for a day after day of fun and conquests this summer at FitRepublik Summer Camp – 8 hours a day, for 9 weeks of the summer.
Children of 5 to 14 years, join us between 2nd July and 31st August for a bigger and better camp with a new indoor dome full of fun and new activities for all ages!
- Enjoy the water fun with the Wibit
- Participate in gymnastics, CrossFit, Martial Arts and Dance
- Engage in action sports such as dodgeball, cricket, rugby, flag football and ultimate frisbee
- Take part in an array of challenges and team races like obstacle course, Tug-O-War and wheelbarrow races
- Explore creativity with arts and crafts projects
Sign up before June 15th to receive 20% off! Early bird price is 960AED/week for full day camping while mornings only are available for 800AED/week at the early bird rate. Full day daily passes are available for 250AED.
There is also an additional discount for siblings – 10% off for 2 children and 15% off for 3 or more!
Call 04-556-1800 for more details or visit our website.
Dubai Summer Camp:
After 5 successful years of having fun, staying fit and being funky, Dubai Summer Camp is back again this year with even more exciting activities and experiences. We feel very proud to announce that Colors Middle East, a Leading TV Channel of Viacom 18, is our main lead sponsor for this year event and partner in running the camp along with Geant Hypermarket.
This 8 week long camp gives priority to safe and enjoyable experiences for kids with a great team of experienced professionals at 4 amazing locations in Dubai. Dubai Ladies Club, The Montgomerie Club, Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club and BurJuman Mall are superb location selected this year again within your reach.,
Due to popular demand, we have introduced LEGO Art & Little Science. Log on to our website and enjoy surfing all the exciting details of activities lined up for your little ones this summer.
Summer Jam at The Jam Jar
Action Figure Heroes (ages 10 - 15 years, All skill levels)
Who is your favourite superhero? Batman, Superman, Superwoman, The Incredible Hulk, Ironman?
Join artist Andrew Parry as he teaches how to draw your favourite Marvel comic heroes using the art form of Japanese Manga. During this 5 day workshop, participants will learn how to draw an action figure and then scale it up to an almost life-size drawing.
Date: July 9-13 (5 days) 10:30-12:30
All materials will be provided and all skill levels welcome.
Calligraphy (ages 8 - 15, all skill levels)
The practice of calligraphy promotes patience and is often calming, giving way to a meditative state. Join Zelal Al Sibai as she teaches the ancient form of Diwani Calligraphy. Participants will gain historical knowledge while learning how to write the Arabic alphabet using a bamboo cane and Arabic ink.
Date: July 23-27 (5 days) 10:30-12:30
All materials will be provided and all skill levels welcome.