Katy Gillett 11 Feb 2018 AT 12:59 PM

5 awesome parties in Dubai this week

Rick Ross is in town!
Katy Gillett 11 Feb 2018 AT 12:59 PM
5 awesome parties in Dubai this week
© Supplied
Base Dubai

Rick Ross
Rick Ross, the Grammy Award-nominated rapper and MC, will bring his repertoire, which includes hits such as “Hustlin’” and “All I Do Is Win”, to the Base Dubai stage, ahead of the release of his tenth and highly anticipated new album, Port of Miami 2: Born to Kill. Ross has worked with the likes of Drake and John Legend, so, hip-hop fans, make sure you get this on your calendars now.
When: February 17
Where: Base Dubai, Dubai Design District
​Contact: website

Rick Ross

Anti Valentine’s x Cirque Le Soir Dubai with Scottie B
Not a fan of the mushy, soppy Valentine’s Day stuff but still fancy hitting the club this week? Then join the madhouse at Cirque Le Soir, where the award-winning DJ Scottie B is taking over the decks. If he’s good enough to perform sets for Jay-Z, Chris Brown, Tinie Tempah and Alesha Dixon , then he’s certainly good enough for us.
When: 11pm-3am, Thursday, February 15
Where: Fairmont Hotel, Dubai
Contact: +971 50 995 5400, website

You might like

5 anti-Valentine’s parties to try in Dubai

Hip Hop Friday with DJ Magnum
With a fan base that includes the likes of Justin Bieber and Drake, it’s safe to say that hip hop fans will be in good hands when DJ Magnum takes to the decks this Friday. Aside from A-list collabs, the renowned Parisian’s portfolio includes spinning at Wembley Stadium, the Monaco Grand Prix and the star-studded Cannes Film Festival.
When: 10pm-4am, Friday, February 16
Where: Base Dubai, Dubai Design District
Contact: +971 55 313 4999, website

Base Dubai

Satwa 3K Birthday Party with DJ Marcelle 
Ever partied with the Satwa 3000 crew in the depths of old Dubai? Now’s the time, as the fun and alternative partygoers flock over to mark two years of events. DJ Marcelle is digging into her archives for records that skim through everything from dub to post-punk, drum and bass to African polyrhythm.
When: 10pm-3am, Friday, February 16 
Where: Las Vegas Nightclub, Chelsea Plaza Hotel, Satwa
Contact: +971 4 398 3687, website

Night Vibes with Atish
The Night Vibes massive is bringing back one of their favourite DJs. If you’re new to Vibe Series, you might not know of Atish, but if you know anything about Burning Man then you may already be familiar with his choice of melodic deep house that’ll get you moving in the moonlight. It’s a real crowd-pleasing act – so don’t miss it.
When: 9pm-3am, Thursday, February 15
Where: Tamanya Terrace, Radisson Blu Hotel
Contact: +971 4 366 9111, website

You might like

11 things to do in Dubai this week


Shortlist recommends

7 great parties in Dubai this week
Idris Elba and Jazzy Jeff are in town!
6 great Dubai bars above the 32nd floor
Enjoy your drink with the best views in the city
4 great karaoke spots to try in Dubai
Get ready to sing your heart out