Get up, gear up to make the most of the long weekend with fun and entertaining activities in and around the city and Eid festivities lined up in the hotels
International Roaming Entertainment at City Centre
City Centre Muscat and City Centre Qurum will thrill families with vibrant international entertainment and energetic performances during Eid Al Adha. Visitors will be able to interact and take selfies with the roaming clowns, drummer, jugglers, stilt walker and unicyclist at the malls from September 1 until 4.
The dynamic international circus shows will be performed at City Centre Qurum from September 1 until 3 at 5pm, 7pm, 9pm and 11pm, before heading to City Centre Muscat on September 4, for four performances at 3pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm.
Mall timings will be extended from August 31 until September 4, with retail and dining outlets open from 10AM until 12AM
MGM to host Kids Mania Event
Muscat Grand Mall (MGM) has launched a new Kids Mania event to make the Eid holidays even more exciting for children. The 12-day event (August 28 – September 8) features non-stop excitement with quizzes, contests, drawings, and much more. There are 14 activities in total, which have been split into two groups. The first set of seven activities will be conducted throughout the first six days of the event. These will include the likes of ‘Hygiene Control Teaching’, ‘Science 101’, ‘My Engineer’, ‘Q for Quiz’, ‘Little Artist’, ‘Little Doctors’, and ‘Math Geek’. The second set of activities, which will take place over the last six days of the event, will see the return of ‘Q for Quiz’ and ‘Little Artist’. However, the remaining five will be replaced with ‘Safe Drivers’, ‘Puppet Mania’, ‘Fantasy Land’, ‘Little Chef’, and ‘MC of the Day’.
Vantage Master Chef Season 3
Where: Vantage International Muscat, Mumtaz Residence
When: September 1, at 08:00am
If cooking is your passion, make the most of this opportunity to learn cooking and explore the culinary world!
Holiday at Millennium Resort Mussanah
Offering the perfect place to unwind, dine and savour the holidays, Millennium Resort Mussanah has unveiled its wide-ranging Eid Al Adha offers and package deals to help guests make the most of the festivities. Ranging from diving trips and fun-filled sports tournaments to significantly lowered rates, the resort’s cost-effective promotions deliver the exclusive home-away-from-home experience families, adventure seekers, and couples in Oman have been waiting for.
Besides, guests can now enjoy one night stay with breakfast and dinner for two at a cost of just RO69 throughout the Eid Al Adha holidays. For RO10, guests will receive a Day Pass with full access to the resort’s variety of athletic, entertainment, and leisure services. A live band and a DJ will be on-hand to entertain throughout the evenings.
Enrich your Eid break at Sheraton Oman
As everyone gets ready to welcome the Eid Al Adha holiday in full swing, Sheraton Oman prepares to welcome guests from all over the GCC. Guests can book a room from RO53 onwards and enjoy spectacular sights, delicious cuisine and exceptional service. The concierge team will assist guests planning active adventures, or they can just relax and stay in with freshwater swimming in the outdoor pool. This offer is available for stays between 31 August and 9 September, inclusive of complimentary internet, breakfast and 20 percent off on all restaurants and spa treatments throughout the entire stay.
On the second day of Eid, 2 September, 2017 families can enjoy the Pool BBQ Party, with live cooking stations, DJ, fun activities, face painting and more.
Special Eid Al Adha offer at Park Inn
Where: Park Inn Muscat
When: August 31, at 03:00 pm
Book your Eid holidays at Park Inn Muscat, starting from 30++ RO (Kids stay and eat for free). The offer includes buffet breakfast in the main restaurant, free late check out until 16:00 hrs, free WiFi and free use of gym and rooftop pool. (Valid stay dates from 31st August to 09th September 2017)
Eid Al-Adha Brunch at Shangri-La
Where: Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa
When: September 1, at 12:00 pm
Celebrate Eid Al-Adha with family and friends over a delicious feast while enjoying live entertainment from a Moroccan duo at Al Tanoor in Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa.
Where: Al Falaj Hotel
When: September 2, at 6:30pm
All India United Association is organising a mega event – Aavani Raavu – to celebrate Onam and Eid Al Adha. Chief Guest of the evening is Indian Ambassador H.E. Indramani Pandey. Attractions include dance performances of famous classical dancer and film actress Rachana Narayanankutty, besides entertainment performances of famous film actors Raja Sahib and Neena Kurup.
Shef Codes: Eid Special
Where: On The Rocks Muscat, Golden Tulip
When: September 4, at 10:00pm
Shef Codes is back by popular demand on Sunday, for an Eid special.
Right, the man of the moment who regularly lights up the hottest night spots in Dubai and has been nominated for numerous DJ awards will be back right here in Muscat and ready to party. Supported by DJ Khalifa, it will be a night of high class Urban beats and action.
Explore Oman and try something new this Eid
Get adventurous this Eid with ‘twenty3 Extreme’.
- Hike and climb Jebel Shams Canyon: Trek the famous Balcony walk at 2,000m and then make an assisted climb up the 200m cliffs.
- Explore an untouched cave in Al Hamra: You will be trekking and scrambling in absolute darkness with just the light of your head torch paving the way until we reach an underwater lake and then head back.
- Scramble through the obstacle maze of Snake Canyon and cool off in its fresh and cool water. Be ready for a 30m abseil and a few awesome jumps! (Prices start from RO51 per person)