Location

Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club

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Dates & Time

Friday, 3 December 2021 3-6 Pm - Event Theme: UAE 50th Golden Jubilee

Friday, 10 December 2021 3-6 Pm- Event Theme: Environmental Protection

Friday, 17 December 2021 3-6 Pm - Event Theme: Christmas in the Park

Registration for tournaments taking place on Friday 26th November closes on 24th November at 5pm.

About the event

The First Family Festival will take place over 4-weekends, providing families the chance to gather and enjoy fun filled activities. The festival is free to attend for all members of the public and includes sporting tournaments, children entertainment, family entertainment, art exhibitions, lectures, community activities, artisan market, food, and beverage outlets and much more.

Each week is themed to offer a different experience to attendees and engage the members of the community in different activities.

There are lots of competitions and tournaments open to all age groups, with fantastic prizes to win.

Festival Activities Include

Sports Tournaments

Bicycle Tours

Morning Walks

Yoga

Bouncy Castle

Competitions 

Petting Zoo

Art Exhibitions

Lectures and Community Education 

Arts and Crafts Competitions

National Day Celebrations

Christmas Celebrations

Live Musical Acts

Dance Shows

Schedule of Events

Friday, December 3rd 2021
Time: 3-6 Pm
  • Football Matches
  • Volleyball Matches
  • Table Tennis Matches
  • Cricket
  • Bench Press Competition
  • Emirati Tent Experience and Activities
  • Children Games and Quizzes
  • Petting Zoo
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Food Trucks and Artesian Market
  • Mascots and Dancers
Friday, December 10th 2021
Time: 3-6 Pm
  • Football Matches
  • Volleyball Matches
  • Table Tennis Matches
  • Cricket
  • Children Games and Quizzes
  • Arts and Crafts Competition
  • Petting Zoo
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Food Trucks and Artesian Market
Friday, December 17th 2021
Time: 3-6 Pm
  • Football Matches
  • Volleyball Matches
  • Table Tennis Matches
  • Cricket
  • Children Games and Quizzes
  • Meet Santa and Get a Gift
  • Christmas Activities
  • Petting Zoo
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Food Trucks and Artesian Market

First Family Festival Tournaments

The following tournaments are included in DCF. The tournaments are organized by Dubai Sports Council and are open to the following groups across 3 different sports.

Football Tournaments

(Teams of 6 members, 4-week tournament)

  • Women Football Tournament (18+)
  • Men Football Tournament (18+)
  • Youth Football Tournament- Boys (12-18)
  • Youth Football Tournament- Girls (12-18)
  • Kids Football Tournament- Mix (5-12)
  • Family Football Tournament (Mix Family)

Volleyball Tournaments

(Teams of 6 members, 4-week tournament)

  • Women Volleyball Tournament (18+)
  • Men Volleyball Tournament (18+)
  • Youth Volleyball Tournament- Boys (12-18)
  • Youth Volleyball Tournament- Girls (12-18)
  • Kids Volleyball Tournament- Mix (5-12)
  • Family Volleyball Tournament (Mix Family)

Table Tennis Tournaments

(Individual Games)

  • Women Table Tennis Tournament (18+)
  • Men Table Tennis Tournament (18+)
  • Youth Table Tennis Tournament- Boys (12-18)
  • Youth Table Tennis Tournament- Girls (12-18)
  • Kids Table Tennis Tournament- Mix (5-12)

CRICKET TOURNAMENTS

(Teams of 6 members, 4-week tournament)

  • Women Cricket Tournament (18+)
  • Men Cricket Tournament (18+)
  • Youth Cricket Tournament- Boys (12-18)
  • Youth Cricket Tournament- Girls (12-18)
  • Kids Cricket Tournament- Mix (5-12)
  • Family Cricket Tournament (Mix Family)

Location

Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club

Tournament Registration FORM

    Tournament Rules

    • Each team must consist of 6-players, except for table tennis where games are played by individual players
    • Duration of each game is 20-minutes
    • The winning team in each game, will move up in the tournaments
    • Each team needs to adhere to gender and age specifications as per instruction below
    • IDs must be present to organizers on the day of the event and competitions
    • Team must show up to the games on the allocated times as communicated by the organizers and complete all allocated games as part of the tournament to make it to the finals
    • Top 3 teams will be awarded by senior officials from Dubai Police, AL Habtoor Group and Dubai Sports Council in an Awards Ceremony taking place at 6:30 pm on Friday, 17th December 2021
    • There is no cost associated with registration and participation in the tournaments

    Time Football Tournament Volleyball Tournament Table Tennis Tournament Bicycle Tour Horse Show Community Walk Bouncy Castle Yoga in the Park Petting Zoo Food Trucks Artisan Market Art Exhibition
    8:30
    9:00 Match 1 Match 1
    9:30 Match 1
    10:00
    10:30 Match 2
    11:00 Match 2 Match 2
    11:30 End of Morning Session Activities
    Lunch and Prayers Break
    3:00 MATCH 3 MATCH 3
    3:30 Match 3
    4:00
    4:30 Match 4 Match 4 Match 4
    5:00
    5:30 End of Afternoon Session
    Time Football Tournament Volleyball Tournament Table Tennis Tournament Bicycle Tour Horse Show Community Walk Bouncy Castle Emirati Tent Experience Local Band Show Food Trucks Artisan Market Photo Exhibition
    8:30
    9:00 Match 5 Match 5
    9:30 Match 5
    10:00
    10:30 Match 6 Match 6
    11:00 Match 6
    11:30 End of Morning Session Activities
    Lunch and Prayers Break
    3:00 Match 7 Match 7
    3:30 Match 7
    4:00
    4:30 Match 8 Match 8 Match 8
    5:00
    5:30 End of Afternoon Session
    Time Football Tournament Volleyball Tournament Table Tennis Tournament Bicycle Tour Horse Show Community Walk Bouncy Castle Art Competition Conservation Lectures Food Trucks Artisan Market Tug of War Competition
    8:30
    9:00 Match 9 Match 9
    9:30 Match 9
    10:00
    10:30 Match 10 Match 10
    11:00 Match 10
    11:30 End of Morning Session Activities
    Lunch and Prayers Break
    3:00 Match 11 Match 11
    3:30 Match 11
    4:00
    4:30 Match 12 Match 12 Match 12
    5:00
    5:30 End of Afternoon Session
    Time Football Tournament Volleyball Tournament Table Tennis Tournament Bicycle Tour Horse Show Community Walk Bouncy Castle Meet Santa Live Music Food Trucks Artisan Market Donate a Toy to Charity Drive
    8:30
    9:00 Match 13 Match 13
    9:30 Match 13
    10:00
    10:30 Match 14 Match 14
    11:00 Match 14
    11:30 End of Morning Session Activities
    Lunch and Prayers Break
    3:00 Match 15 Match 15 Match 15
    3:30
    4:00 Match 16 Match 16 Match 16
    4:30
    5:00 - 5:30 Tournament and Games Awards Ceremony