Music and Nightlife Awards contenders to be announced soon

The nominees for the fifth annual Time Out Dubai Music and Nightlife Awards are set to be revealed this week, ahead of the grand ceremony on Wednesday February 26.

The biggest and most influential names in the city’s thriving music and nightlife scene will come together for a night of high drama and celebration as the winners of more than 20 categories, covering everything from the very best comedy to the hottest venues, are announced. The hotly contested categories are:


· Best Ladies’ Night

· Best Alternative Night

· Best House Night

· Best Urban Night


· Best Theatrical Performance

· Best Comedy Gig

· Best International DJ Set

· Best Gig (3k-)

· Best Gig (3k+)

· Best Festival


· Best Dubai Act

· Best Dubai DJ

· Outstanding Contribution


· Best New Bar

· Best Sports Bar

· Best Live Music Bar

· Best Grape Bar

· Best Outdoor Bar

· Best Lounge Bar

· Best Pub

· Best New Club

· Best Club

Along with the nominees, the event venue, table booking details and after-party details will be released later this week. Previously after-party acts include Pete Tong, Jazz Jeff and the Artful Dodger. Keep up-to-date with all of the details on twitter @timeoutdubai #nightlifeawards

Click here to view the winners from last year’s event

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