Party hard in Dubai: Six nights out to hit up this week
Halloween, new nights, anniversary celebrations and superstar DJs…
It might only be Tuesday, but if you’re already planning a party-hard week, you’re in the right place as we’re here to help.
Kicking things off, White Dubai throws open the bar for ladies tonight as well as flying in rising star Youngen for a live performance. Candypants has a new home on a Wednesday at JBR’s Inner City Zoo, and underground music stalwart Analog Room turns five on Thursday.
Looking to the weekend, One Big Friday is back at Zero Gravity, Barasti’s sunset festival is bringing Duke Dumont to Dubai, and Nikki Beach finishes things off with an annual celebration with an all-white dress code.
Here are six of the best nights out in Dubai this week.
Tuesday: #Disturbing Halloween at White
Super club White Dubai is hosting a #DisturbingHalloween party tonight, marking the one-off return of Dubai’s “ultimate ladies’ night”, DisturbingDubai. They’re bringing over international artists Yungen, Kelli-Leigh and Yxng Bane, and there will be a free open bar for ladies all night, as well as complimentary sushi until 12.30am.
White Dubai, Meydan, Tuesday, 10pm to 3am. Tel:(050) 443 0933. More info on Facebook
Wednesday: Candypants at Inner City Zoo
Every Wednesday, international party brand Candypants has a weekly club night in Dubai at the brand new JBR haunt Inner City Zoo. Expect shots-shows, sparklers and a glitzy party atmosphere. Plus, be one of the first 150 girls to check-in on social media and on arrival you’ll receive three complimentary beverages.
Inner City Zoo, Rixos Premium, JBR, Wednesday, 11pm to 3am. Tel: (058) 867 5357. More info on Facebook
Thursday: Analog Room at Industrial Avenue
Underground music movement Analog Room is celebrating five years on Dubai’s underground clubbing scene this Friday. To celebrate their five year anniversary and make a commitment to supporting local talent, they’ll only have regional headliners for their weekly events for the next full season (until Ramadan next year).
Industrial Avenue Westin Hotel, Dubai Marina, 9pm-3am, Dhs100 (ladies free before 11pm). Tel: 050 883 3172. More info on Facebook
Friday: One Big Friday at Zero Gravity
With the beach party season in full swing, Zero Gravity has relaunched its ever-popular One Big Friday event with another big line up to kick off the season. Hannah Wants and DJ EZ’ will headline, after the event previously hosted the likes of Roger Sanchez, Oliver Heldens and Jax Jones. For those heading over early, there’s an after-brunch offer of unlimited house drinks from 5pm to 8pm for Dhs199.
Zero Gravity, Sky Dive Dubai, Dubai Marina 8am to 3am, Friday November 3, free before 9pm, Dhs100 after (day rates apply for pool and beach access before sunset). More info on website
Friday: Duke Dumont at Barasti
An annual beach festival is returning to the shores of Barasti this November for a three-day party. Headlining the Sunset Festival will be Dutch DJ Bakermat on Thursday evening, with Grammy-nominated DJ and producer Duke Dumont taking to the stage on Friday. There will also be support from local DJs and artists.
Barasti Beach, 11am to 3am, free entry. Tel: (04) 399 3333. More info on Facebook
Saturday: White Party at Nikki Beach
Nikki Beach Dubai is set to host its annual White Party on Saturday, November 4. This year’s event, Circus Circus, centres around magic and illusion. Partygoers will be treated to live performances, entertainment, the beach club’s signature cuisine, and a beat-pumping lineup of Nikki Beach Worldwide resident DJs.
Nikki Beach Club, Pearl Jumeirah, 12pm to 12am, Sat Nov 4, tickets from Dhs320 including four-course menu . Tel: (04) 376 6000. More info on website.