Where to see big-name DJs and dance the night away in Dubai
Time Out Dubai staff
The winner of Dubai's Best house night is L.O.V.E sundays @ OKKU Okku’s regular Sunday night continues to shine with a mix of classic house and retro flavours. Sun 8pm-3am. Okku, The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8777).
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The Highly Commended for Dubai's Best house night is Audio Tonic Celebrating their seventh birthday in the new look 360°, the Audio Tonic team continue to impress with their residents and impressive international guests. Fri 4pm-3am. 360°, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
The Highly Commended for Best house night is Ill Communications Last year’s winners were reborn in a new home late in 2012, but since the relaunch they’ve continued to impress with a mix of strong residents and notable internationals on a weekly basis. Thu 10pm-3am. N’Dulge, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 0561).
Infusion The Infusion team have had an incredible run in the winter of 2012/13, taking on new regular nights at 360° and bringing notable internationals to Nasimi Beach. Alternate Thursdays and Saturdays at 360°, 6pm-3am, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
MushHaveSoul Despite slimming down with less regular events, MustHaveSoul still spin their trademark blend of soulful house. First and fifth Thursday of the month at 360°, 6pm-3am, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
Paparazzi at Armani/Privé Top resident talent and a strong selection keep Armani’s regular Friday in the spotlight. Fri 10pm-3am. Armani/Privé, Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa (04 888 3308).
Sunstroke Known for their spirited monthly boat parties, this year the Sunstroke team expanded to host one-off nights on dry land. Various dates. sunstroke.ae
Trilogy on a Thursday It may have changed name mid-year, but the night once known as Taboo continues to bring some of the biggest names in electronic music to Dubai every Thursday night. Thu 10pm-3am. Trilogy, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (050 624 5751).