Here’s all the big nights out happening in Dubai this weekend
Two of Dubai’s super clubs are reopening and Black Coffee is performing…
A new season is upon us and we’re already starting to see some of our favourite nightclubs reopen their doors. We’re expecting some big name artists announced in the coming weeks so keep your eyes peeled. Until then why not check out some of these great events…
Here are 10 parties to check out this weekend.
Famous super club White Dubai is reopening this weekend and with it they’re launching a brand new night. Every Thursday will host new event, UNDRGROUND, which will feature all of the UK’s best grime, hip-hop and garage music. Not only that but there will also be free drinks for ladies all night.
White Dubai, Meydan, Dubai, 10pm to 4am, Thursday September 19. Tel: (050) 443 0933. whitedubai.com
Thursday: The Penthouse
Skyline Thursdays presents a night of deep house and techno at The Penthouse on Thursday September 19. Elrow DJ, De La Swing, travels around the world playing some of the biggest clubs in every major city and now he’ll be spinning the decks in Dubai. He’ll be preluded by Dubai DJ Chris Wright, with the night coming to a close with tunes from NSI.
The Penthouse, FIVE Palm Jumeirah, Thursday September 19, 9pm to 3am. Tel: (052) 900 4868. fivehotelsandresorts.com
BOA turns it up every weekend and this is no different with Nigerian musician Tekno performing on Thursday September 19 and Saturday September 21. You can expect all the latest hip hop and RnB tunes that will keep you on the dance floor until the early hours. Ladies also get free drinks, so how can you say no?
BOA, V Hotel Dubai, Curio Collection by Hilton, Al Habtoor City, Thursday and Saturday, 8pm to 3am. Tel: (056) 501 2039. boadubai.com
Friday: Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE
After a very long, very hot summer, we’re so excited that Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE is back in our lives. The Abu Dhabi beach club kicked off its eighth season in style last weekend, and now it’s back again with a very special performance from Black Coffee. The party promises to be every bit as vibrant and memorable as the famed beach club is known for.
Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Gantoot, Sheikh Zayed Road exit 399, Friday September 20, 1pm to 11pm. Tel: (056) 113 3400. bluemarlinibiza-uae.com
Soho Garden’s Code has had a strong start into the new season, and this week Defected DJs Catz ‘n Dogz take the stage. They will be dropping house and electronic bangers all night so make sure you’re there early to catch the Polish DJs’ full set.
Code, Soho Garden, Meydan, Friday September 20, 11pm to 3am, free. Tel: (052) 388 8849. sohogardendxb.com
Another of Dubai’s best super clubs is also opening this weekend. BASE will reopen on Thursday September 19, with free drinks for ladies on both Thursday and Friday night. Thereafter, BASE will continue to open every Thursday and Friday throughout the winter season, with Thursdays dedicated to house DJs and Friday’s focusing on hip hop and R&B, with huge live performances from some international stars.
BASE Dubai, Dubai Design District, 10pm to 4am, Thursday, September 19 and Friday September 20. Tel: (055) 313 4999. basedubai.com
Friday: Analog Room
There’s a brand new club night at Analog Room called Bassworx, launching on Friday September 20. Bassworx DXB residents Woodle and Cruz will go back to back from 9pm to 3am, playing the full spectrum of drum & bass and jungle beats. Entrance is free.
Analog Room, Ibis Al Barsha, Fridays, 9pm to 3am, free. facebook.com/events
Friday: Zero Gravity
On Friday night, Zero Gravity will see OFFAIAH take the stage for their recently-launched after-brunch party. The ‘Trouble’ hitmaker will be performing his best hits for the crowd from 6pm. Entrance is free for ladies, and Dhs100 for guys which includes two beverages.
Zero Gravity, Skydive Dubai, Dubai Marina, Friday September 20, 6pm onwards, free for ladies, Dhs100 guys with 2 drinks. Tel: (04) 399 0009. 0-gravity.ae
Friday: Industrial Avenue
Elrow regular, Riaz Dhanani, will be playing at Industrial Avenue this Friday September 20, alongside Danny Harper and resident DJ Adam Cotier. Expect a night of big electronic tunes and all the underground vibes that SESH at Industrial Avenue is known for.
Industrial Avenue, Westin Mina Seyahi, Al Sufouh, Dubai Marina, Friday Sept 20, 10pm to 3am. Tel: (052) 293 5907. industrialavenuedubai.com
Saturday: Toy Room
Toyroom Saturdays are one of Dubai’s biggest nightclub events. For those who are never quite ready to say goodbye to the weekend, Toyroom offers a party to help you forget about work in the morning. With resident DJs Mr Levier and Major Flow, you can keep dancing until 4am, with ladies receiving free drinks until 1am.
Toyroom, Soho Garden, Meydan Grandstand, Saturdays, 11pm to 4am. Tel: (052) 463 3338. toyroomdxb.com