6 awesome parties in Dubai this week
The Norwegian DJ and producer will have the Burj Park crowd dancing the night away when he gets behind the deck this Wednesday. Die-hard fans can expect to hear tracks like “Fire Stone”, “It Ain’t Me” and “Stargazing’. Wear comfy shoes and remember to bring a power bank.
When: Wednesday, November 29
Where: Burj Park
Future at BASE
Acclaimed US rapper, singer and songwriter, Future has announced a surprise gig at BASE this Saturday, which literally just dropped as we were typing. The chart-topping artist has worked with musical greats such as Jay-Z, Drake and DJ Khaled. A performance by Future is definitely a bit of a coup for Dubai.
When: 10pm-4am, Saturday, December 2
Where: BASE Dubai, d3
Contact: +971 55 313 4999, website
Elrow at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE
Elrow is infamous for throwing the craziest parties around, so Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE is in for some madness. Think ticker-tape cannons, buckets of glitter and a selection of street performers that will wow the crowds. The headline act is DJ Jackmaster, who will be supported by Russ Yallop and George Privatti.
When: 1pm-11pm, Friday, December 1
Where: Al Jazira Golden Tulip Hotel
Contact: +971 56 113 3400, website
Ritual presents CamelPhat
Zero Gravity’s Ritual series continues this weekend as the iconic Dubai venue welcomes British-based DJ and production duo CamelPhat. The pair who are most famous for their collaboration with Elderbrook on the 2017 chart-topping hit “Cola”, will provide the crowd with an eclectic set of house tunes that are sure to keep the party rolling until the early morning.
When: 8pm-3am, Friday, December 1
Where: Zero Gravity, Sky Dive Dubai
Price: From AED100
Plus Minus presents Johannes Brecht
Classically trained musician and electro pioneer Johannes Brecht will be performing live at Bridgewater DXB. The Stuttgart-based multi-instrumentalist is well versed in deep and dirty house, techno and, well, basically anything electronic. Entry is free for ladies between 9pm and 10pm, AED100 for all between 10pm-12am, and AED150 for anyone turning up after that.
When: 9pm-3am, Friday, December 1
Where: Bridgewater DXB, JW Marriott Marquis
Contact: +971 56 921 848, website
Zootopia at Inner City Zoo
DJs Scott Forshaw and Greg Stainer are set to continue their new house music night at Inner City Zoo. The evening promises to take party-goers on a journey from the 90s to now with a mix of instantly recognisable tracks that will move your feet. VIP tables are available upon request, but make sure you book in early.
When: 11pm-3am, Friday, December 1
Where: Inner City Zoo, Rixos Premium Dubai
Contact: +971 58 867 5357, website