All the best nights out in Dubai this weekend
It’s a belter of a weekend ahead…
Welcome to another week in our wonderful city, and if you’re already planning how many parties you can make it to, you’re in the right place.
This week, there’s some serious megastars in town from d3 to Dubai Marina, and lucky for you, we’ve got all the best places to party across the city in one handy guide.
Here are Dubai’s best nights out this weekend…
Thursday: Vengaboys at Zero Gravity
All aboard the Vengabus – twenty years after making their debut, Eurodance group Vengaboys are headed to Dubai this month. The Vengaboys rose to fame in the late 1990s thanks to a string of irresistibly catchy hits including Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom and We’re Going To Ibiza. And who could resist hitting the dance floor when We Like To Party came on?
Vengaboys at Zero Gravity, Sky Dive Dubai Drop Zone, Dubai Marina, 8pm to 3am, Thursday October 18. Tel: (04) 399 0009. 0-gravity.ae
Thursday: BOA two-year anniversary
BOA Dubai is turning two this weekend, and to celebrate, it’s throwing two days of epic parties. Over the last 90 weekends, the superclub has welcomed stars including Drake, Flo Rida and Omarion, and welcomed some 100,000 partygoers. It will kick off with Epic Thursday on October 18, where ladies can enjoy a free bar all evening, followed by Bling Friday, one of the city’s top urban nights.
BOA Dubai, V Hotel, Al Habtoor City, 8pm to 3am, Thursday October 18 and Friday October 19. Tel:(056) 501 2039. Facebook.com/BOADubai
Thursday: Art Department at Soho Garden
With the roof firmly off and the season in full swing, Soho Garden is set to welcome another top electro music act to its decks this weekend. Art Department will headline on Thursday October 18, brining his distinctive dance sound to the region for the second time this year.
Soho Garden, Meydan, 9pm to 3am, Thursday October 18. Tel: (052) 388 8849. Facebook.com/SohoGardenDXB
Thursday: Hollaphonic at Cielo
Cielo Sky Bar is kicking off their new season with an opening party headlined by local DJ duo Hollaphonic. The pioneers of dance music in the Middle East will serve up their signature beats alongside panoramic Creekside views, while ladies can take advantage of free-flowing sangria from 9pm to 11pm.
Cielo Sky Lounge, Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club, Thurs, 9pm to 3am, free entry. Tel: (04 416 1800). Cielodubai.com
Friday: Desiigner at White Dubai
Superclub White Dubai is set to welcome American rapper Desiigner this weekend. The free-entry gig will take place on Friday October 19, as the ‘Panda’ hitmaker headlines at White’s weekly Bizaar night. He’ll be supported by DJ Chabz and Moky, two of the club’s best-loved resident DJs.
White Dubai, Meydan, 11pm to 4am, Thursday to Saturday. Tel: (050) 443 0933. whitedubai.com
Friday: ASAP Ferg
After releasing his first album Trap Lord in 2013, rapper ASAP Ferg cemented himself as the face of Harlem hip-hop. He’ll be performing his best hits such as I’m on a new level, Work, and Plain Jane.
Dubai Design District, Dubai, Thurs, 10pm to 4am, ladies free, gents Dhs100. Tel: (055) 313 4999. Basedubai.com