Residents and visitors of Dubai, get ready to embrace the delightful return of Ripe Market at Academy Park, set to kick off this coming Saturday, October 14. This popular winter weekend activity is back and bigger and better than ever, promising a day filled with fun and excitement for all ages.
Ripe Market Expansion: Bigger and Better Than Ever
The beloved Ripe Market is expanding its footprint, nearly doubling in size compared to the previous year. With this expansion comes a host of new vendor stalls and activities for all to enjoy. Wondering what’s in store for you? Here’s a glimpse of what to expect:
- Spacious Green Area: A significantly larger green grass area, perfect for picnics and relaxation.
- Adventure Zone: Thrill-seekers can look forward to a zipline, a skate park, and a climbing net crochet playground for kids.
- E-Kart Track: For racing enthusiasts, there’s an exciting E-Kart track to rev up your engines.
- The Ripe Stables and Sanderson’s Café: Familiar favorites like The Ripe Stables and Sanderson’s Café, By Serg from Tom & Serg, are making a return.
And fear not, all the cherished activities that Ripe Market is known for, such as workshops, live music, fitness classes, educational activities, and even a petting zoo, will still be part of the experience.
Ripe Market began its journey as a humble farm shop, specializing in organic food and vegetables. Over the years, it has evolved into a vibrant community marketplace where visitors can purchase a wide range of goods, including local organic produce, gifts, fashion items, homeware, jewelry, and various artisanal treasures from local businesses.
Mark the Moment
The market will open its doors from 9 am to 9 pm on Saturday, October 14, and from 9 am to 7 pm on Sunday. Academy Park in Umm Suqeim will be the place to be, and you can find more information on their website at ripeme.com or by calling (04 315 7000).
Don’t miss out on the fun and festivities at the Ripe Market. Be sure to mark your calendars for this exciting event and discover the best of Dubai’s local businesses and activities.