These are sure to keep the little ones occupied during the holidays… 

Whether you want your child to learn a new skill or simply stay active during the two-week school break, there are plenty of clubs and activities to keep the little ones busy.

From intense football training to STEM, here are some of the best spring break camps for children in Dubai:

Champions Karate

Every school break, Champions Karate runs an intense three-day training course with an optional day of fun team building. Children will meet new friends, have fun, learn new skills, and spend more time working on areas they may be struggling with. The camp starts from 9am to 1pm for children aged five and above. Children can expect an action-packed day with fitness exercises, fun team games, karate skills, and more. The fun day will take place at Air Maniax (free transport is provided from Kent College).

Kent College, Nad al Sheba. March 27 to 30 or April 3 to 6. 9am to 1pm. Dhs200 per day, Dhs250 for fun day, Dhs700 full three days plus fun day, Dhs550 full three days without fun day. Ages five and above. Tel:(0)585915086.


This spring break, OliOli welcomes children aged four to seven years old to the Inventshop morning camp from 9.30am to 1.30pm. Little ones will learn all about mechanics, arts, and engineering to create their own inventions. See the full program here:

OliOli, March 27 to 31 and April 3 to 7. Morning camp 9.30am to 1.30pm. Ages four to seven years old. Dhs1,090 per week. Tel:(0)47027300.

Trampo Extreme

Trampo Extreme

The fun trampoline park has two locations in Dubai: Nakheel Mall and Dubai Mall. The spring camp at Nakheel Mall, from 9am to 2pm, is suitable for children aged four years and above featuring team building games, trampoline, dodgeball, adventure cave, treasure hunting, arts and crafts, and lunch and snacks are provided. Dubai Mall is suitable for children aged five years and above and takes place from 10am to 2pm. Children can expect trampolining, a climbing wall, soft play area, slime making, and a meal included.

Trampo Extreme, Nakheel Mall, and Dubai Mall. March 27 to April 7. Nakheel Mall from Dhs230 per day or Dhs900 per week. Dubai Mall from Dhs175 per day or Dhs660 per week.

Empire Football Camp

empire football camp

For aspiring young footballers, Empire Football Academy’s spring camp is the perfect option for this half-term break. With flexible timings from either 9am to 1pm or 10am to 1pm, boys and girls from four years all the way up to 14 years can get stuck in, learn new skills, meet new friends, stay active, and have fun. The spring camp is taking place at the AllStar Indoor Football Centre in Umm Suqueim.

Empire Football Camp, AllStar Indoor Football Centre, Umm Suqueim, Dubai. Children 4 to 14 years. March 27 to March 31 and April 3 to April 7. 9am to 1pm (Dhs700 per week or Dhs157 per day) or 10am to 1pm (Dhs600 per week or Dhs131 per day).

Street Maniax

Street Maniax

Little ones are bound to have endless fun at Street Maniax this spring break. Each day of camp at this adventure and trampoline park is jam-packed with activities including arts and crafts, exciting games, activities, prizes, and a magic show, plus lunch and drinks are included.

Street Maniax, First Al Khail St, Al Quoz Ind. 3, Dubai. March 27 to April 7. 8.30am to 2pm. Dhs153 per day or Dhs674 per week.

Expo City

expo city

Expo City Dubai’s spring camp takes fun and learning to the next level, with two weeks of fun-filled adventures, hands-on workshops, and exciting discoveries for children aged five to 12 years old. Running from 9am to 2.30pm, the spring camp is priced at Dhs165 per day, Dhs735 for one week, or Dhs1,365 for two weeks. Flexible drop-off/pick-up timings are also available.

Vision Pavilion, Expo City Dubai. March 27 to April 7. Dhs165 per day. Dhs735 for one week or Dhs1,365 for two

Courtyard Playhouse

Children will creatively explore the wonderful and imaginative world of picture books by popular children’s authors. Each day will explore a new book with theatre games, mime, role-play, as well as arts and crafts. Your child will develop their communication skills, learn to work as part of a team and think creatively, all whilst having fun under the guidance of instructors with a wealth of experience teaching children of all ages. At the end of each week the children will perform a mini showcase in our theatre for friends and family to enjoy.

The Courtyard, Al Quoz, Dubai. March 27 to April 7. 1pm to 4pm. Ages 4 and above. From Dhs1,215 per week. Tel:(0)50 986 1760.

Elite Sports

Designed to keep your child active during the school holidays, Elite Sports are hosting three different camps this spring break: multi-sports camp, intensive football camp, and swim camp. View the full schedule, locations, and prices here:

Multiple locations in Dubai. March 27 to March 31 or April 3 to April 7. 8.30am to 3.30am. Tel:(0)4 554 5916.

ESM Holiday Camp

Across 11 locations in Dubai, ESM brings a multi-activity holiday camp for children aged between four and 12 years. ESM works closely with GEMS Education and Dubai Sports Council to offer little ones a fantastic range of activities in a safe and supportive environment.  From dancing to arts and crafts, karate to tennis, each day is made up of five different sessions. The spring camp takes place from 8.15am to 1.45pm. Plus for an additional Dhs250, the camp can provide transportation to the nearest location from Motor City to Al Safa, and Jebel Ali to Al Barsha, and beyond.

ESM holiday camp, March 27 to April 7, 8.15am to 1.45pm. From Dhs180 per day or Dhs900 per week.


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For budding scientists who love to know how things work the STEM spring camp is packed with fun and engaging activities across science, engineering, and robotics.  Running from 9am to 1pm at two locations in Dubai, the STEM camp is suitable for children aged between four and 14 years old and is priced at Dhs1,075 per week.

Rove Hotel Downtown Dubai and Studio One Hotel, Arabian Ranches. March 27 to April 7. 9am to 1pm. Dhs1,075 per week.

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