Ripe Market

If you’re thinking of shopping for the freshest fruit and veg in Dubai’s popular Ripe Market, you’ll want to make note of where it is, as it’s now set up in a new home.

Every Friday and Saturday from 9am until 7pm, the community based market will be setting up shop at Dubai Police Academy Park in Umm Suqeim.

No longer just about the food, the market will have police horses, dog shows and free pony rides for children, along with the Dubai Police’s stunning supercars on full display for the public to interact with.

The Dubai Police are all about safety, so they will also offer workshops to help make the city of Dubai more secure, with car safety, cyber security and children’s safety sessions.

As for other activities, expect yoga classes, kids’ activities, a petting zoo, horse riding, workshops, live music and much more.

The market will also showcase work from top artisans, designers, jewellers, artists and creators from across town.

And if you’re looking to get into the festive mood, Dubai has plenty of Christmas markets set up that you can head to right now.