The outdoor market will take place every Saturday at Umm Al Emarat Park.

You know winter has truly arrived when the Ripe outdoor market launches for the new season – and the good news is we don’t have long to wait, with the popular community event set to return next Saturday, October 20.

The al fresco market will take place every Saturday from 3pm to 9pm at the beautiful Umm Al Emarat Park, also known as Mushrif Park.

New to Abu Dhabi? This video gives you an idea of what the Ripe Market is all about:

The Ripe Market Umm Al Emarat Park from Ripe Organic on Vimeo.

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You’ll be able to browse more than 100 stalls, with fashion, beauty, art, home decor, and locally grown fruit and veggies from Ripe Organic on offer.

It’s the perfect place to spend an afternoon, with live music and entertainment as well as regular workshops and other activities to enjoy.

Dubai’s outdoor edition of the Ripe Market will also return from Friday, October 26. The market will take place at Police Academy Park on Umm Suqeim Road every Friday and Saturday from 9am to 7pm.

Ripe Market, Umm Al Emarat Park, Saturdays, 3pm to 9pm. From October 20. Dhs5 park entry.

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