The Mall at The World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, the modern shopping destination located at the heart of the capital, is hosting a special ‘Back To School Event’ this September, to get children excited for their new school year. The event aims to welcome the Mall’s younger visitors with an interactive selection of educational entertainment.
For the first weekend of term, on 2-3rd September from 3:00pm – 7:00pm, the ground floor of the shopping mall will be transformed into an educational wonderland. Partnering with many of its retailers, including Kool Kidz, McDonalds festivities, Magrudy’s, and Tasleeh Entertainment, The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi’s ‘Back to School Event’ will include music classes, puppet shows, arts & crafts. Everyone is invited and it is for free.
To keep children energised for the fun activities there will be refreshments served throughout included a Kandy Station and a Donut competition. Staying current, the party will also feature a flash mob and a photo booth so that children can share pictures of their fun day out on social media.
Making learning fun there will be a community art and environment workshop where children will be invited to complete The Mall project in making endangered animal statues out of recycled water bottles whilst being encouraged to reuse, reduce, recycle. The finished sculptures which will include camels, Arabian Orynxs and Black Rhinoceros.
James Waugh, General Manager of World Trade Center Abu Dhabi, said: ‘We are always looking for ways to engage with our younger customers and so are excited to launch our exciting ‘Back to School Event’ this September. Our interactive menu of educational entertainment aims to inspire children as they come back for the summer, teaching them both about the environment and that learning can be cool.’
About The Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi
The Mall is a modern shopping destination located at the heart of Abu Dhabi on Khalifa Bin Zayed the Frist Street. Catering for a diverse range of fashion and food-centric customers this community destination houses a wide variety of experiences and tastes all under one roof. The Mall invites visitors to enjoy a unique retail experience with over 160 stores whilst the range of dining outlets, guarantees a great day out for both families and friends. Ample underground parking spaces, as well as valet parking are also available.
About Aldar Properties
Abu Dhabi-based Aldar Properties PJSC is one of the largest developers in the Middle East and North Africa region, with almost US$12 billion of assets. The company has developed some of Abu Dhabi’s most iconic and complex projects, from the Formula 1 facilities on Yas Island to the thriving new Shams Abu Dhabi community on Al Reem Island. Its property portfolio is diversified and balanced with a total asset mix comprising residential communities, retail property, with the remaining in commercial. There are also nine hotels with more than 2,500 available rooms. With a land bank of over 77 million square metres, 90 per cent of which is in special investment zones, Aldar Properties is focused on serving the growing demand in the UAE for high-quality and professionally managed property. Aldar Properties is a strong partner of the Government of Abu Dhabi, which is also a major shareholder. The business is aligned with the Emirate’s “Vision 2030” strategy of economic diversification and social infrastructure development.