Festive Season At Ripe Market

The Festive Season will take place at markets across Dubai and Abu Dhabi:

  • Festive Zabeel Park Ripe Food and Craft Market, Dubai (Every Friday from December 4th - December 25th Christmas Day)
  • Festive Ripe Night Market Al Barsha Pond Park, Dubai (Every Saturday from December 5th – December 26th)
  • Festive Mushrif Central Park Ripe Food and Craft Market, Abu Dhabi ( Every Saturday from December 5th – December 26th)

What to expect at the Festive Ripe Markets in Dubai:

December is the perfect month to visit the Ripe Markets at Zabeel Park on a Friday morning or Al Barsha Pond Park for a Saturday Evening in Dubai. The community and visitors can watch the Ripe Markets transform in to a jovial display of festive creativity.

Discover exclusive winter collections, unique gift ideas and gain invaluable festive inspiration from the talented local artisans and businesses. With a vast array of fashion, decorative accessories, children’s and men’s gifts, the Ripe Markets this December will provide a shopping experience like no other. Where else in Dubai can you shop undisturbed in a lush park setting and gain sentimental insight in to the products that you buy? There is something quite special about giving your family and friends gifts from The Ripe Markets. Stay tuned on the Ripe Market Instagram account for a “12 days of Christmas” themed shopping guide for the Ripe Markets.

The interactive and engaging workshops that will be held throughout the December month are sure to provide inspiration and memories for both children and adults alike. Join “The Soukettes” Every Friday at Zabeel Park Ripe Food and Craft Market throughout December for picture opportunities with their Elves and presents for the little ones. Cheeky Little Events are going to be spreading festive cheer for all to hear at both Zabeel Park & Al Barsha Pond Ripe Markets. Their Santa’s Grotto will bring the magic of Christmas to life for children that visit. The Dubai Music School Choir are going to serenade visitors to both markets with classical carols that will bring a nostalgic atmosphere to the Ripe Markets.

Save the date for the 12th of December for the inaugural turning on the Christmas lights at the Ripe Night Market in Al Barsha Pond Park. The twinkly lights and the colourful lanterns will be picture perfect.

There is so much delicious Food on offer at The Ripe Markets as well this Holiday Season. The Food Trucks and Stalls are full to the brim with gastronomic delights from the finest culinary artisan producers and chefs local to Dubai. The Ripe Markets in December promise to be a foodies dream; sit back and relax in the park with seasonal inspired specialities to enjoy in the winter sun with family and friends.

What to expect at the Festive Ripe Markets in Abu Dhabi:

Ripe in partnership with Al Bayt Mitwahid Association is excited to announce that the Ripe Food & Craft Market at Mushrif Central Park, Abu Dhabi is having a Festive Season month starting this December.

December is the perfect month to visit the Ripe Markets at Mushrif Central Park, the community and visitors can watch the Ripe Markets transform the beautiful palm tree lined walkways in to a jovial display of festive creativity.

There is so much delicious Food on offer at The Ripe Markets as well this Holiday Season. The Food Stalls, situated on the lawn of the park, are full to the brim with gastronomic delights from the finest culinary artisan producers and chefs local to Abu Dhabi. December promise to be a foodies dream; sit back and relax on the grass with a picnic blanket and enjoy seasonal inspired specialities to enjoy in the winter sun with family and friends.

The Mushrif Central Park Ripe Food and Craft Market is the perfect family day out. Our child friendly activities this holiday season will be memorable for all. On December 19th from 4-9pm the whole family can help Ripe activate our famous Ripe Market hashtag with Holiday Season Decorations. December 12th and December 19th are dates to keep for the diary, with the School Choir and Charlotte Winterbottom. Enjoy their beautiful harmonies in the majestic park setting this December.

Discover exclusive winter collections, unique gift ideas and gain invaluable festive inspiration from the talented local artisans and businesses. With a vast array of fashion, decorative accessories, children’s and men’s gifts, the Ripe Markets this December will provide a shopping experience like no other. Where else in Abu Dhabi can you shop undisturbed in a lush park setting and gain sentimental insight in to the products that you buy? There is something quite special about giving your family and friends gifts from The Ripe Market.

 

Ripe Organic – The Festive Box

Ripe Festive Box is a December must, equipped with all the essential ingredients to make the perfect Thanksgiving or festive Dinner. Ripe’s Festive Box is packed with Brussel Sprouts, Clementines, Chesnuts, Parsnips, Sage, Red Cabbage and much more to complement and create wholesome, healthy and nostalgic recipes that you will find in Ripe Recipe cards at the Ripe Organic Stand. Ripe’s Festive Box is available at all our markets from the 1st of December, and you can also order your Ripe Festive Box for Home Delivery by visiting www.ripeme.com or calling 04-380 7602, or pick up your box from the Ripe Farm Shop in Al Manara.

The countdown is on for the Holiday Season with The Ripe Markets. Keep up to date with The Ripe Markets in on their Facebook Events page and Ripe Market Instagram.

Ripe Food & Craft Market is ‘’Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince Of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council’’


 

Author: Alex Pascoe
Author Bio: Alex is the Chief of Operations and Head Trainer at Nutrition Souq (www.nutritionsouq.com). He is a certified personal trainer, self confessed fitness nut and entrepreneur, and is on a mission to make the UAE fitter, healthier and happier