All the best nights out in Dubai this week
From brand new ladies’ nights to live performances from award-winning rappers…
Welcome to a new week Dubai, and if you’re already planning how many parties you can make it to this week, you’re in the right place.
From rappers and DJs flying in for live performances, to ladies nights at super clubs, we’ve rounded up all of the best nights out in Dubai this week.
Tuesday: Ladies’ night at Penthouse
This upscale rooftop spot serves up one of the city’s trendiest ladies’ night every Tuesday. Expect a lively playlist of pumping hits, as well as an extensive list of beverages on offer, from which ladies can select three complimentary drinks.
The Penthouse, FIVE Palm Jumeirah, Tues, 6pm to 9.30pm. Tel: (04) 455 9989. facebook.com/ThePenthouseDubai
Wednesday: DJ Bliss at Toy Room
Every Wednesday, 411 Nights takes over Toy Room at Soho Garden for a mid-week ‘We Are Toy Room’ session. A music-led night that’s dedicated to hip-hop, head honcho Frank the Bear promises an evening of surprises for all partygoers, while DJ Bliss takes up deck duty.
Toy Room, Soho Garden, Meydan, 12am to 4am, Wednesday. Tel: (052) 463 3338. Facebook.com/ToyRoomDxb
Wednesday: Ace Hood at 40 Kong
Platinum-selling rapper Ace Hood is headed to Dubai next week to perform a free gig at rooftop bar 40 Kong. Brought to you by events company Luv Events, the American star will perform at their weekly Wednesday ladies night, Luv On 40 on Wednesday September, 26. Ladies will be able to take advantage of free drinks from 9am to midnight at the 40th floor rooftop spot, with free entry for everyone all night.
40 Kong, H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, 8pm to 3am, Wednesday September 26, free. Tel: (052) 699 9957. 40kong.com
Thursday: Andrea Oliva at Soho Garden
Underground pioneer Andrea Oliva is the latest DJ to take up deck duty at Soho Garden this week for their ‘Thursday at Soho’ night. The glass roof the brand put on at the start of summer will also be coming off for the gig, so you can go back to enjoying your favourite house DJs al fresco from next week.
Soho Garden, Meydan, 8pm to 3am, Thursday September 27, free entry. Tel: (052) 388 8849. Facebook.com/SohoGardenDXB
Thursday: LYFE at Base
For the first time ever, Base is launching a ladies night this Thursday. Called LYFE, it will offer ladies’ unlimited selected drinks from the doors opening at 10pm until the club closes at 4am. To celebrate, Base is flying in American rapper Tekashi 69, who will perform in the Middle East for the first time.
Base, Dubai Design District, 10pm to 4am, Thursday September 27. Tel: (05) 531 34999. basedubai.com
Thursday: Plus Minus presents Edu Imbernon
The award winning house & techno night Plus Minus is back this Thursday, and opening their new season with the unique, melodic sounds of electronic music producer Edu Imbernon, who will be supported by local hero Mo Ezabyy. Entry will be Dhs100 all night, with a free drink included for those arriving between 10pm and 11pm.
Plus Minus, Level 5, JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay, 10pm to 3am, Thursday September 27, Dhs100. Tel: (050) 849 7332. Facebook.com/PlusMinusUAE
Friday: Black Coffee at Blue Marlin
Ghantoot beach club Blue Marlin has announced that South African DJ Black Coffee will headline this weekend on Friday September 28. The DJ has not headlined at Blue Marlin since 2016, so we’re expecting an electric atmosphere when he returns to the Balearic beach club this Friday. Although the gig is free-entry, reservations and guestlist are essential for guaranteed entry.
Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Golden Tulip Al Jazira Resort, Ghantoot Marina, Abu Dhabi, 11am to midnight, Friday September 28. Tel: (056) 113 3400. Facebook.com/BMIUAE
Friday: Groove on the Grass
The biggest electronic music and arts event in Dubai, Groove on the Grass is set to welcome UK Electronic icons ORBITAL for their season opening this Friday. ORBITAL will be supported by Chicane and James Zabiela on the main stage. In the Green Arena, Groove On The Grass goers will be able to hit the dance floor for a day-to-night party.
Groove on the Grass, Emirates Golf Club, Sheikh Zayed Road, 5pm to 3am, Friday September 28, Dhs270. Grooveonthegrass.com
Saturday: URBN at White Dubai
After a summer hiatus, White Dubai is back in business, and if you didn’t make it to their sellout opening weekend, it’s time to hit up their award-winning ladies’ night this Saturday. It comes with an urban music policy, and unlimited complimentary drinks until 1am for ladies.
White Dubai, Meydan, Dubai, 11pm to 4am, Saturdays. Tel: (050) 443 0933. whitedubai.com