Date: 22 May – 21 Oct 2017
Category: Experiences, Family, Community, Lifestyle
Ticket price: Free
Dubai’s most popular food and craft market is all set to continue every Saturday throughout summer in the cooled atrium at Time Square Centre. Dubai residents can avail fresh, delicious, organic produce and super foods all wilt-free. The event offers the natural products and local crafts and many activities on offer. Visitors can enjoy fun workshops, live music, fitness and yoga classes, educational activities for children and even a petting zoo are sure to keep the summer interesting.
Ripe has moved indoors for the summer edition of the Ripe Market at Times Square Center, just off Sheikh Zayed Road, and to continue enjoying community market experience without the heat. The place is set amongst the tree lined atrium of Times Square Center and brings the alfresco market experience inside, under the air conditioning.
Visitors can move around the market stalls of some of the cities local artisans and designers and enjoy this community shopping experience. The indoor market is going to be the perfect place for Dubai residents to shop for all their organic essentials from Ripe. Each week they provide fruits and vegetables, pantry essentials like eggs, local honey, dates, chicken, coconut oil, tea, dairy free, gluten free, coffee, juicing boxes, super foods and more, and chat to the Ripe team about organic farming and recipe ideas. Ripe brings together the local and expat community to support local SME businesses throughout the summer months. Ripe Boxes are packed with a variety of fruits and vegetables that offer a delicious and nutritious balanced diet with fresh organic produce from local farms. The contents of the Ripe Box changes seasonally depending on availability from the local farms. The team educates the next generation of food fanatics, growers, makers and bakers. Raising with Ripe is a fundraising initiative for schools to encourage healthier eating among children. The team also provides the tools needed to grow a variety of fruits and veggies, year round and they are ready to work with local farmers in UAE, who are handpicked for their organic farming techniques, eco-friendly operating systems and local and international organic certifications.
Ripe is a passionate company with a dedicated and handpicked team. The Ripe Market is a community event supporting local businesses, offering them a platform to sell to the residents and tourists visiting. Ripe provides organic fruit and vegetables, superfoods, tea, local raw honey, local organic eggs, gluten free items and more at all of their weekly markets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Fri: 09:00 – 15:00
Photo courtesy: www.ripeme.com
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