All the best nights out in Dubai this week
From David Guetta to Burning Beach…
There are some huge events happening across the city this week, which is why we thought we’d round them all up for you. From David Guetta to Luciano, Burning Beach to Judge Jules, with some top new nights thrown in, all your must-hit parties are here.
Here are Dubai’s best nights out this week…
Monday: Wonderland at Flair No.5
The stunning outdoor terrace Flair No 5 has just reopened its doors, and it’s set to welcome a new night every Monday. Called ‘Wonderland’, expect twisted fairytale vibes in a lively party atmosphere with live music from Dubai DJ Chris Wright, brought to you by The Rize Group, the party people behind the famed Sunday night party, The List.
Flair No.5, Ritz Carlton, DIFC, 8pm to late, Mondays. Tel: (050) 226 1662. Facebook.com/Wonderlandattheritz
Tuesday: Ladies’ night at 1OAK
Celebrity favourite and US export 1 OAK has teamed up with Tokyo Fluid to launch a new ladies’ night, 1OAK x Tokyo every Tuesday. It comes with an all-night urban soundtrack, with free drinks for ladies all night.
1 OAK, JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay, 11pm to 3am, Tuesdays. Tel: (052) 881 8888. 1oak-dubai.com
Wednesday: 40 Kong
With the roof firmly off, Luv Events new season at 40 Kong has officially begun. Expect a night of hip-hop tracks spun by veteran Dubai DJ Skinny Loop, with free drinks for ladies from 11pm to 3am.
40 Kong, The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Wednesdays, 9pm to 3am. Tel: (052) 699 9957. Facebook.com/LuvEventsDxb
Thursday: David Guetta at Base
Superclub Base Dubai is set to bring DJ heavyweight David Guetta to Dubai this Thursday October 25. Entry is Dhs300, with ladies receiving a welcome drink. The legendary producer has worked with stars including Nicki Minaj, Sia, Justin Bieber and Usher producing seven albums and selling more than 30 million records worldwide across his 15 year career. Most recently, Guetta has collaborated with Anne-Marie on Don’t Leave Me Alone.
Base Dubai, Dubai Design District, 10pm to 4am, Thursday October 25, Dhs300. Tel: (055) 313 4999. Basedubai.com
Thursday: Sunset Festival at Barasti
The annual Sunset Festival is back this weekend for three days of free entry partying – and this year it’s got a sustainable theme. There’s set to be a sustainable pop-up bar, ‘zero waste’ workshops and an organic open air gallery of structures made from sustainable materials. On Thursday, DJ and sustainability advocate Sam Feldt headlines.
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort, 10am to 3am Thurs October 25, 9am to 3am Fri October 26, 9am to 1.30am Sat October 27, free entry. Tel: (04) 399 3333. Barastibeach.com
Friday: Mixtape Classics at Zero Gravity
Mixtape Classics Festival’, a day-to-night party promising 13 hours of endless house hits lands on the shores of Zero Gravity this weekend. Headlining will be the legendary Judge Jules, supported by three huge Ibiza legends: Jonathan Ulysses, Alex P and Brandon Block who will spin top dance tracks until the early hours.
Zero Gravity, Sky Dive Dubai Drop Zone, Dubai Marina, 3pm to 3am, Friday October 26, free for ladies, Dhs100 for guys after 9pm. Tel: (04) 399 0009. 0-gravity.ae
Friday: Burning Beach at Blue Marlin
There might not be as much sand as you’d find at the real deal and no huge burning effigy, but Blue Marlin still hopes to replicate some of that Burning Man spirit at its Halloween party, Burning Beach. The Burning Beach party invites clubbers to ‘explore and embrace your wild side’ and urges them to dress up in tribal or psychedelic outfits and bring their spiritual energy to the 12-hour beach party.
Burning Beach at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Golden Tulip Al Jazira Resort, Ghantoot Marina, Abu Dhabi, 11am to 11pm, Friday October 26. Tel: (056) 113 3400. Facebook.com/BMIUAE
Friday: Vagabundos at Soho Garden
Soho Garden is set to host the return of Chilean-Swiss DJ and producer Luciano this weekend on Friday October 26. The award-winning DJ will bring his party brand Vagabundos to the party spot for the first time.
Soho Garden, Meydan, 10pm to 4am, Friday October 26, free entry. Tel: (052) 388 8849. Facebook.com/SohoGardenDXB
Saturday: Lovejuice at Drai’s
A collaboration between Drai’s and party event brand LoveJuice, this pool party-style brunch runs from 11am to 4pm every Saturday, with doors staying open until 9pm. Expect a lively poolside vibe with beachwear advised, and a collection of top DJs on rotation to keep your toes tapping through the day.
Drai’s Dubai, Soho Garden, Meydan 11am to 4pm, Saturdays, Dhs240 ladies, Dhs330 guys, club open until 9pm. Tel:(052) 388 8857. draisdxb.com