Kids will also receive their very own Academy Cadets Diploma when they complete a number of activities around different pony-themed zones at the academy. The School will be open daily from 4 to 13 January from 2pm to 10pm at Dragon Mart 2.
Activities include Twilight Sparkle Headmare Duties, Pinkie Pie Cupcake and Cookie Decorating and the Rainbow Dash Obstacle Course, in which children can compete in sports like sack race, hula hoop and wall-climbing.
At Fluttershy Pet Station, youngsters can also learn about animals and play with pets; at Rarity Fashion, they can indulge in face painting and nail decoration; and at Applejack Farm they can learn how to build a bird shed.
Meanwhile, the ‘Wonderful Wizard of Oz’ live show takes place daily from 18 to 27 January at 5pm, 6:30pm and 7:45pm, with a live 25-minute performance of Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion and Dorothy as they journey through the magical Land of Oz to meet the Wizard.
In addition, special dance and live performances courtesy of the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) will entertain visitors throughout DSF from 26 December 2017 to 27 January 2018.