5 big nights out in Dubai this weekend
Uberhaus is back at Blue Marlin, Bongo’s Bingo celebrates its season finale and Vibe Series debuts at Azure.
As the season wraps up and everyone starts thinking about heading home for the festive season, it’s time to get one final night out in before 2017.
And thankfully, Dubai has plenty of options for you. From Uberhaus making their return to Blue Marlin, to the end of year Bongo’s Bingo bash, and a beachside debut for a techno star.
Here are five big nights out in Dubai this weekend…
Thursday: Uberhaus at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE
Having first made its debut in the UAE in March 2017, famed Lebanese party brand überhaus is collaborating with Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE once more this Thursday. The collab will see the return of DJs Seth Troxler and Lil Louis, as well the reconstruction of the spherical Dome structure – a towering, open-faced Dome, which stands at over 30m high.
Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Al Jazira Hotels and Resort, Ghantoot, Abu Dhabi, 8pm to 3am, Thurs Dec 14, free. Tel: (056) 113 3400. More info on website
Thursday: Bongo’s Bingo at On42
Games-night-meets-thumping-party Bongo’s Bingo is back: This British export blends a few rounds of the popular number-matching game with dancing that lasts into the wee hours. A big night is generally had by all. For the final one of the season, they’re going festive, so expect all your favourite Christmas hits.
ON42, Media One Hotel, Media City, Dubai, 7pm to 1am. Dhs150 per ticket, aged 21 and over only. More info on website
Thursday: Vibe Series at Azure
Vibe series is bringing Techno superstar, Anja Schneider, to Dubai this Thursday as they debut at Azure beach. The DJ, producer, radio broadcaster and label owner has spent her summer gigging across festivals and clubs including fabric, Elrow, Rex Club, Oasis Festival and Hideout Festival. It’s happy hour until 9pm, sushi and shisha are served up on the menu, and glam bar will be on hand too.
Azure Beach, Rixos Premium, JBR, 7pm to late, Dhs100. More info on website
Friday: Pretty Pink at Cove Beach
This Friday, German born Pretty Pink is headed to Cove Beach for a night of Nu Disco and deep house sets. The German born DJ and producer will take to the decks later on, with an opening set from Anthony Bassoulou.
Cove Beach, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, 4pm to late, door policy applies. Tel:04 379 1194. More info on website
Friday: DJ Magnum at Base Dubai
DJ Magnum, also known as “The Chief Rocker”, is one of Paris’ most sought-after DJs holding down numerous residencies across Paris, New York, Monaco, and London. His signature mix of hip-hop, rock, disco and dance sets has seen him become a favourite of the likes of Jay Z and Drake.
Dubai Design District, 10pm to 3am, Fri Dec 15, door policy applies. Tel: (055) 313 4999. More info on website