As the school year winds down, you could still be wondering what activities to sign your children up for. Kids First Group’s experiential summer camps blend fun with learning, from physical activities to sensory stimulation, art, music, science, and emotional care. With various themes across their 32 locations in the UAE, children from babies to six years old can enjoy a summer filled with playful learning and fun. Plus, meal plans are included, so you’re checking that daily task off your list!

Wacky Scientists Summer Camp at Willow Children’s Nursery!

Your kids can blast off on an epic adventure at this Wacky Scientists Camp thanks to Willow Children’s Nursery. They’ll get to blast off into space to explore planets, stars, and even encounter some friendly aliens! There’s also the chance to uncover the secrets of the seasons, beaches, and oceans, as well as create cool concoctions with crazy mixtures – think vibrant chemical reactions and erupting volcanoes! And last but not least, prepare for some wild food science adventures with baking and cooking experiments.

Running from Monday 1st July – Wednesday 28th August from 8am-5pm for 4 months – 6 years, at all Willow’s locations in Umm Suqeim, Dubai Marina and One Central.

To book, call 800WILLOW, email:, or go to their website.

Discovering time, travel and communication at Redwood Montessori Nursery

At Redwood Montessori Nurseries’ summer camp kids will explore timekeeping from sundials to digital clocks, trace communication from morse code to WhatsApp, and create art from cave paintings to modern photography. They’ll head off on space missions and design their own spacecrafts, plus engage in discussions on housing evolution and extinct animals, fostering a deeper understanding of our world’s history and natural wonders.

The camp kicks off on Monday 1st July and finishes on Wednesday 28th August from 8am-5pm. It’s for children aged 3 months-6 years and is held at multiple locations, including Palm Jumeirah, Jumeirah Park, Al Furjan, and Garhoud

To sign up, reach out to them at 800REDWOOD, email, or visit the website.

Carnival Camp of Creativity at
Redwood Center Of Excellence

This summer camp from Redwood Center of Excellence is like one giant carnival! From bubble shows and bouncy obstacle courses to STEM challenges and treasure hunts, there’s fun for all ages. The library will transform into a hub of creativity and our dedicated music workshop will echo summer tunes. Kids will learn, investigate and explore through carnival-inspired activities testing their engineering prowess building acrobat towers, making pendulum art and using cotton candy puffy paint to make art.

Running in Al Barsha 2 from Monday 1st July – Wednesday 28th August from 8am to 6pm for children aged 45 days-6 years.

To sign your child up, contact 800CHILD, email, or visit the website .

Desert Island Paradise at Odyssey Nurseries

Set sail on a whole new world of summer fun with a tropical paradise adventure camp at Odyssey Nurseries. Kids will be making a splash with messy play, yummy treats, and exploring island life with a real mermaid (well, maybe!). They’ll even get crafty, building sailboats and flower crowns, and learn about the ocean with playdough. Parents are in for a treat, with a splashtastic fiesta, a pirate parade, some cool dances, like the Hula, and moving around like flamingos! 

This camp is running from Monday 1st July – Wednesday 28th August from 8am-6pm for children aged 45 days – 6 years, at their settings in Umm Suqeim, Jumeirah (Burj), Living Legends, Meydan, JBR, and Sheikh Zayed Road. 

To sign your child up and for additional information, contact 800ODYCHILD, email, or visit their website.

Global Adventures at Children’s Oasis Nursery

Children’s Oasis Nursery is taking our little global citizens on a trip around the world this summer, with a programme set to develop an understanding of the world and their place within it, fostering a mindset of curiosity, empathy, and respect for cultural diversity. From European airport role-play to Asian culinary delights and martial arts, Italian pasta parties to African drumming, safari adventures, Bollywood dancing and carnival Zumba. They’ll even meet some cool pilots, chefs, and maybe even some soldiers! Plus, make friends with kids from all over the world virtually.

This camp is running from Monday 1st July – Wednesday 28th August from 8am-5pm for children aged 4 months up to 6 years, at their setting in Umm Suqeim 2.

To sign your child up and for additional information, contact 800CHILDREN, or visit their website.

Summer Camps at KFG Nurseries in Abu Dhabi

Kids First Group’s nurseries are also putting on camps in Abu Dhabi, offering a range of activities designed to foster your child’s imagination and curiosity. 

Redwood Montessori Nursery is taking off with adventures in space exploration, dinosaur discoveries, mediaeval-themed activities, Renaissance art, and futuristic missions. Ladybird Nursery’s space-themed camp includes rocket building, astronaut training, stargazing, and simulated Mars missions, along with refreshing splash days and creative space crafts. Odyssey Nursery will be a welcome escape from the heat with a tropical escape of pirate-themed playdough, sand art, ocean science investigations, Hawaiian hula dancing, and mermaid-themed parties. 

The camps are located in Shams Boutik, Yas Island, Al Mushrif, Khalifa City, Reem Island, Al Bateen, Al Saadiyat Island, Al Zaabi, Khalifa City, Mushrif, Al Zeina, Al Muneera, Saadiyat, West Yas and Al Marina. 

With timings from 8am-6pm.

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