The hottest shindigs taking place on Tuesday February 14
1 Anti Valentine’s Singlez Party at Tr!beca Kitchen + Bar
Tr!beca will be doing something different for the most romantic night of the year by throwing an anti-Valentine’s Day party for all the singles out there. Guests will get a welcome drink on arrival and ladies will get free drinks before 11pm. Free. 5pm-3am. JA Ocean View Hotel, The Walk, JBR (050 345 6067).
2 Honeys Rock The Love Boat at Mahiki The nightclub’s relaunched Honeys Rock The Boat ladies’ night will be rebranded for Valentine’s Day. As part of the festivities, ladies will get three themed mixed drinks and free cupcakes. Mahiki’s resident DJ, Skinnyloop, will be playing the tunes until 3am. Free. 7pm-3am. Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Road (055 216 0181).
The W Dubai venue will be hosting a Valentine’s Day brunch that you can either bring a loved one to or turn up to with a group of friends. Elsewhere in the hotel, poolside bar Wet Deck will be throwing an anti-Valentine’s Day party where for Dhs295, from 8pm to midnight, guests will get unlimited drinks and canapés. Dhs395 (soft drinks), Dhs495 (house beverages), Dhs595 (bubbly). 7pm-11pm. W Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04 436 6666).
4 Prom Night at Level 43 Sky Lounge Dust off your corsage and head to this rooftop bar with your date for the evening. Then when the night comes to an end, one lucky couple will be crowned Prom King and Queen. The ticket price also includes a three-course set menu as well as a bottle of grape to share. Dhs600 per couple. 7pm-10pm. Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road (056 212 4413).
5 Valentine’s Day at Cavalli Club
This swanky venue is offering a selection of dinner packages for Valentine’s Day, if you’re looking for somewhere extra special to treat your loved one this year. For Dhs750, there’s a set menu that includes octopus with mango and tomato sauce, wagyu beef steaks with green pepper sauce and truffle mashed potatoes. For Dhs990 guest will get the same menu with added caviar and oysters. There will also be a Moulin Rouge-themed show and ladies will get free drinks from 11pm to 3am. From Dhs750. 8.30pm-3am. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 9260).
6 Valentine’s Day at Copper Dog The venue will be holding its weekly ladies night, but for single ladies. They’ll get unlimited grape and Valentine’s-themed mixed drinks from 8pm to 11pm and 20 percent off food orders. Free. Noon-2am. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dubai – Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR (04 559 5355).
7 Valentine’s Day Grand Gala Celebration at Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Spend the night having dinner at the foot of Jumeirah Beach Hotel, surrounded by stunning views, including of the Burj Al Arab. There will be a buffet dinner of international cuisine, along with a concert featuring two of the UK’s biggest tribute acts – Abba Illusion and The UK Bee Gees. Dhs650-950. Events Arena, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Road (050 768 6418).
8 Valentine’s Day at Ramusake This Japanese venue at JBR has an Izakaya-style Valentine’s Day dinner, meaning diners can share starters, mains and desserts. Each couple will be able to enjoy sharing platters, a special Valentine’s Day Uji sundae and two mixed drinks each. Couples will also get three themed mixed drinks designed especially for the day. Dhs599 per couple. 6pm-2am. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dubai – Jumeirah Beach, The Walk, JBR (04 559 5300).
9 Valentine’s Day at Roberto’s There are three dinner packages to choose from – two four-course menu options and one seven-course option featuring oysters, caviar and a bottle of bubbly. If you’re lucky, you can get a table out on the terrace, where there are views of the Burj Khalifa. Singer Jae Franklin will be performing live and there will be music from resident DJ Chris, too. Dhs990 (four-course menu including soft drinks), Dhs1,500 (four-course menu including a bottle of bubbly), Dhs3,500 (seven-course menu including a bottle of bubbly). 7pm-2am. Gate Village 1, DIFC (04 386 0066).
10 Valentine’s Evening at Billionaire Mansion Enjoy a five-course set menu with dishes including burrata, calamari, and a choice between grilled wagyu beef or black cod miso for your main course. There will also be entertainment in the form of live performances all evening from Billionaire Mansion’s dancers. Dhs650. 7pm-3am. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 510 3100).