Dubai is gearing up to party hard this weekend. Here’s where you’ll find us…
The weekend is here and the new year of events is already in full swing, so if you’re looking for a place to party, you’re in the right place.
From an Arab superstar performing at a special edition of Bizaaar at White, to two of our top underground nights, plus a brand new club opening Downtown, there’s a big weekend ahead. Enjoy it.
Here are our top picks for four of the best nights out in Dubai this weekend.
Thursday: Bizaaar at White
This Thursday, there’s a special edition of Bizaaar at Meydan super club White, as they host the official after party for DIAFA -Distinctive International Arab Festivals Awards. There will be a live performance by ABU, the hitmaker behind the Arabic song “talat daqat”. The hit has reached 90 million views in 2 months on YouTube, and is currently number 15 song on iTunes.
White Dubai, Meydan, 11pm to 3am, Thurs Jan 11, free entry. Tel: (050) 443 0933. Facebook.com/WhiteDubai
Thursday: Analog Room
This week, underground music movement Analog Room is hosting a b2b set of Siamak Amidi, one of the nights founders, playing back to back with DJ Mohsen aka Moss.
Siamak and Moss are longtime Dj partners of more than a decade and are known for there extended all night long b2b sets. It’s Dhs100 on the door.
Industrial Avenue Westin Hotel, Dubai Marina, 10pm-3am, Dhs100. Tel: 050 883 3172. Facebook.com/Analogroomdxb
Friday: Maison Rouge grand opening
There’s a brand new dinner-and-a-show style club opening in Dubai this Friday. Maison Rouge, replacing the spot previously occupied by Vesna in the Conrad hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road advertises that it’s a glitzy party space with a 1920s feel. There will be a Friday ladies’ night, She’s With Us, that offers complimentary drink for the girls until midnight, and Syndicate will be the clubs weekly night on a Thursday.
Maison Rouge Dubai, The Conrad, Sheikh Zayed Road, 8pm to 3am, Fri Jan 12, door policy applies. Tel: (04) 352 8169. Facebook.com/MaisonRougeDubai
Saturday: Coma at Hobo
In terms of supplying some of underground music’s best nights out, few do it better than Hobo, a discreet club in the basement of the Nassimi Royal. Team them up with Coma, the long running house music concept, and you’ve got yourself the perfect excuse to head out on a Saturday night. This week, the club night hosts Aidin Karami b2b with MOii. It’s a guest list only event, so drop them a message to guarantee entry.
The Hobo Camp, Nassimi Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, 10pm to 3am, free, guest list essential. Tel: (056) 480 8748. Facebook.com/Coma
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