Our picks of the week
1 Lady Gaga Liveat Meydan Racecourse
See Wed 10.
2 The Battle Series at Movida
See Thu 11.
3 Clique Grand Opening at 360˚
See Thu 11.
4 J’Adore at Atelier M
See Thu 11.
5 Amy Winehouse Tribute at The Music Room
See Fri 12.
Kiss Urban Ladies Night
Ladies can indulge in mixed drinks while dancing to R&B, hip-hop, soul and funk. DJs One Jaxx and 3G Kid are on the decks.
Free. 10pm-3am. Box Nightclub, Raintree Rolla Hotel, Rolla Road, Bur Dubai (056 363 1910).
Lady Gaga’s Artrave
The Queen of pop is in Dubai and the Little Monsters are ready. See Gaga perform hit after hit including, ‘Poker Face’, ‘Telephone’, and ‘Bad Romance’.
From Dhs495 to Dhs1,295 (VIP packages available). 6pm-1am. Meydan Racecourse, Nad Al Sheba www.ladygaga.ae.
Quiz Night in aid of K9 Friends
Take part in McGettigan’s pub quiz with friends for a charitable cause. Teams of four only.
To register your team email firstname.lastname@example.org. Starts at 7.30pm. McGettigan’s, Bonnington Hotel, JLT (04 356 0560).
Societe School Nights
This fun theme night takes you back to your student days with nothing but the classic anthems from the ’80s, ’90s and ’00s.
Free. 10pm-3am. Societe, Marina Byblos Hotel, Dubai Marina (050 357 1126).
Tonight marks the return of the Boulevard boys bringing you some serious disco and deep house beats. DJs Benj@min and Dreich will perform with special guest, Mr Fresh.
Free. 9pm-3am. Story Rooftop Lounge, Dubai Internet City (04 365 9911).
Clique@360˚ Terrace Grand Opening
360˚ is celebrating the new season with the live debut of No Regular Play, Wolf & Lamb, Crew Love, Soul Clap Records and NYC, with support acts Deian Markov and Sufyan.
Free. 8pm-3am. 360˚, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (055 500 8518).
Scott the Funk Harris and Yasin Valimula take to the decks for a night of underground house music. Expect a pumped up crowd.
Free. 10pm-3am. King’s Club, Armada Hotel, Al Barsha (056 140 6522).
Start your weekend with after-work two-for-one deals on selected beverages at Atelier M from 6pm to 9pm. The resident DJ will play a mix of soulful classics and deep house. DJs Brooklyn and Shef Codes take over at 9pm, playing a mix of old skool, nu skool, R&B, hip-hop, rare grooves and funk.
Free. 6pm-3am. Atelier M, Pier 7, Dubai Marina (044 507 766).
Sander Van Doorn Live
The Dutch trance DJ is back in Dubai. Get your hands in the air for a night of electronic music.
Dhs100. 11pm-3am. People by Crystal, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (050 297 2097).
The Battle Series Masterstepz Birthday Special
Unique-Parties are celebrating resident DJ Masterstepz’ birthday with special guests Jfunk, DJ Slim from Paris and hosted by UK Garage Legend PSG. Expect a mix of hip-hop and R&B, house and garage music.
Free (reservations recommended). 11pm-3am. Movida, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 174 4449).
VIP Room ‘On Air’
DJ Waxfiend takes to the decks tonight all the way from Amsterdam. Combining music from genres like dancehall, hip-hop, house, R&B, dubstep and pop. Expect a packed room and a glamorous crowd.
Free (reservations recommended). 11pm-3am.VIP Room, JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay (052 881 8888).
Amy Winehouse Tribute
Fans of the late icon can head to The Music Room to see Gyp Kenton in tribute, supported by her band Back to Black. No doubt this will be a packed-out event.
Dhs100. 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 359 8888).
Friday Night Live
Raul Cremona will be playing his tribal, techno, trance beats at Cavalli Club tonight. Influenced by house music and trance, the artist had his music included in several of world class DJs’ playlists including Paul Van Dyke and Armin Van Buuren.
Free. 9.30pm-3am. Cavalli Club, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 9260).
House of Afrika ft Dean Fuel
A weekly showcase of South African house flavours, deep afro soul and tech house with special DJ Dean Fuel.
Free. 9pm-3am. Level 41, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
This weekly urban night features DJ Ray Hollywood, DJ Stylez and MC Money. Complimentary drinks for ladies before midnight.
Free entry for ladies, Dhs100 for gents. 10.30pm-3am. Sensation Club, Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 675 0816).
No. 1 Fridays
DJ Shero and DJ Brooklyn play continuous non-stop party anthems from R&B, hip-hop, old skool, nu skool, deep house and reggae.
Free bubbly for ladies until 1am. Free. 10pm-3am. Boudoir, Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 345 5995).
Urban Fever Amika
DJ Skinnyloop brings a mix of hip-hop and urban tracks to Amika every Friday night.
Free. 9pm-3am. Amika, The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (052 777 6953).
This popular night plays a mix of hip-hop and R&B mash-ups. DJs Junior J, Masterstepz, Mo Muscles and Badir are on the decks. The floor gets pretty packed, so if you want space to dance you should consider reserving a table.
Free (reservations recommended). 11pm-3am. Vanity, Al Murooj Rotana, Downtown Dubai (055 246 4555).
411 Nights at People by Crystal
DJ Bliss, Junior J and Shefcodes bring hip-hop and urban music to People by Crystal every Saturday night. The floor is usually packed for DJ Bliss’ trademark urban staple so we recommend you get there early.
Free (reservations recommended). 10pm-3am.People by Crystal, Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (050 297 2097).
Suga Hip-hop Party
Head to Movida and finish the weekend off in style with a trendy crowd dancing to hip-hop and R&B tunes.
Free. 11pm-3am. Movida, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 174 4449).
A fusion of electro beats and hip-hop mixes greet you at Armani. Think beautiful people, fashionable attire and chic surroundings. It is Armani after all.
Free for ladies (reservations recommended). 9pm-3am. Armani/Prive, Burj Khalifa, Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3308).
Milk On Sundays
DJ Brooklyn and DJ Shef Codes play a mix of old skool, nu skool, R&B, hip-hop, rare grooves and funk. Complimentary drinks for ladies until 1am.
Free. 10pm-3am. Chinawhite, Grand Hyatt, Oud Metha (05 5147 6034).
S.O.S Sunday Old School
Step back in time and lose yourself in a mixture of classic ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s mash-ups and remixes. Complimentary mixed drinks for ladies all night.
Free. 9pm-3am. Boudoir, Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 345 5995).
Expect a night of urban music at Amika, hosted by resident DJ Junior J. The dancefloor can get pretty packed and it has a young, lively crowd.
Free, guestlist and reservations only. 11pm-3am. Amika, The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 782 5374).
Turn up Sundays
The popular event is back every Sunday with Radio One DJ Saif and Sound as well as DJ Shoni. Free drinks all night for ladies.
Free. 9pm-3am. Boutiq, The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (050 173 7066).
Guilt Free Ladies’ Night
Every Monday from 8pm to 11pm, ladies can indulge in three complimentary skinny concoctions, each less than 150 calories. A selection of canapés of no more than 50 calories each is brought to the table. Featuring tech house and funky beats by DJ Joel.
Free. 8pm-11pm. The Observatory at 52nd floor, Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites (04 319 4795).
DJ Bliss and Shefcodes are on the decks tonight playing the best of hip-hop, R&B and urban music. The club is usually packed for this popular weekly event, so get there early to beat the crowds.
Free (reservations recommended). 10.30pm-3am. Cirque Le Soir Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 995 5400).
Could Monday be the new Thursday? For Dhs99 ladies and gents can enjoy an all-inclusive meal and unlimited selected house beverages from 8pm to 11pm, with Dhs25 selected house beverages after 11pm. Live music with Jetlag and resident DJ Rob Edge from 9pm onwards.
Dhs99. 8pm-3am. 1Up, Boutique 7 Hotel & Suites, TECOM (04 434 5555).
Head to GQ Bar for a night of fashion, music and food. This hip hangout is the place to be spotted, so get your gladrags on.
Free. 9pm-2am. GQ Bar, JW Marriot Marquis, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 355 1116).
Ladies receive three complimentary beverages between 8pm and 1am along with Kitchen 45 canapés from 8pm-10.30pm. One lady will receive a glittering surprise gift each week.
Free. 8pm-1am. Embassy Dubai, Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).
En Vogue Ladies Run the City
This cool hangout is the place to be spotted, so get your gladrags on. Complimentary drinks for ladies.
Free. 10pm-1am. Armani Prive, Burj Khalifa, Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3308).
Lost Angels Ladies’ Night
This recently launched night offers ladies the chance to indulge in four hours of drinks and gourmet snacks while dancing to classic pop, dance and house tracks.
Dhs100 per female. 7pm-11pm. Top Tier, Zero Gravity, Skydive Dubai, Al Sufouh Road, Dubai Marina (04 399 0009).