19 best parties in Dubai this week

Taboo, Fuzz Face, Whose Line is it Anyway, Square club and more

Wednesday 20

Girls’ Night Out
Ladies get free house beverages while men get 25 percent off drinks.
Free. 9pm-midnight. Ongoing. Speakeasy Bar & Restaurant, Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Residence, The Walk, JBR (04 439 8888).

Whose Line is It Anyway?
This improv comedy show features members of The Comedy Store and sees Joe Rooney take centre stage to get the audiences cackling. Dhs180-200. 8pm. Madinat Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 366 6546).

Thursday 21

Fame Game
DJ Benyamin and Chris Nati are on the decks for a night of commercial tunes. Free drinks for ladies until 1am.
Free. 11pm-3am. Ongoing. Movida Dubai, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 174 4449).

Fuzz Face
Head to a garage music night featuring Dubai bands Morning After Midnight, Pull Box, Dead Shakes and Riff Raff, to name a few.
Free. 8pm-11pm. Classic Rock Coffee, Building 33, Dubai Healthcare City, www.breakthroughdxb.com (no number).

Jay Hardway live
Dutch DJ and producer Jay Hardway plays a mix of electro, progressive house music tonight.
Dhs150, free for ladies before 11pm. 10pm-3am. XL Dubai, Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (056 640 6161).

Sandro Silva live
Listen to electronic dance music all night with Dutch DJ Sandro Silva.
Dhs150. 10pm-3am. N’Dulge Club, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (056 175 1010).

Square club opening
Head to the opening of Square, a new nightlife venue in Dubai featuring music by industry heavyweight Reboot. Expect a night of old-school house and electronic dance music.
Dhs100. 10pm-3am. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (056 224 0956).

Taboo live
The electro and alternative hip-hop music act known for his time as a member of the Black Eyed Peas will entertain partygoers with an hour-and-a-half long set.
Free. 10.30pm-3am. Cirque Le Soir, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 995 5400).

The Wailers live
The Jamaican reggae band – formerly Bob Marley and The Wailers – will play the Legend album in its entirety including classics, ‘Is this Love’, ‘No Woman No Cry’, ‘Buffalo Soldier,’ and ‘Jammin’.
Dhs130. Doors open at 7pm; show at 9pm. The Irish Village, Garhoud (04 282 4750).

Friday 22

The Guns N’ Roses Experience
The Guns N’ Roses tribute band will perform a two-hour set with tracks, ‘Welcome To The Jungle’, ‘November Rain’, ‘Sweet Child O’ Mine’, ‘Paradise City’, and ‘Knocking On Heaven’s Door.’
Dhs100. 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 501 2534).

Plus Minus Sessions
Chris Liebing, German DJ, producer and radio host, and the driving force behind the labels CLR and Spinclub Recordings, plays a techno set at Plus Minus Sessions tonight.
Dhs150-250. 9pm-3am. Level 41, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

House of Afrika
A pioneer of the Italian house music scene in the ’80s, Steve Paradise has carried his dedication to dance music into a fourth decade, still playing the kind of tracks that move the dancefloor and get your hands in the air.
Free. 6pm-3am. Ongoing. The Dek on 8, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).

Saturday 23

Prestige Saturday
This weekly night features old-school mash-ups, hip-hop and R&B tracks. Ladies get free drinks all night.
Free (reservations recommended). 11pm-3am. Ongoing. Movida Dubai, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 1744 449).

Sunday 24

Chalet Chic Ladies’ Night
It’s three free mixed drinks for the fairer gender tonight at the bar that overlooks the slopes of Ski Dubai.
Free. 8pm-11pm. Ongoing. Aprés, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha (04 341 2575).

Miss-Behave Sundays
Ladies get free drinks. And ladies dining get a free magnum of bubbly.
Free. 9.30pm-1am. Ongoing. Cavalli Club, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 9260).

Monday 25

Hip-Hop Chic
Every week, Hip-Hop Chic features a mix of urban tracks.
Free. 10.30pm-3am. Ongoing. Cirque Le Soir, Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 995 5400).

LOL comedy nights
See well-known UAE comedy acts deliver the gags at this new weekly night.
Free. 7.30pm-10pm. Ongoing. Serafina, Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 363 8447).

Playschool Mondays
The night features UK music producer DJ DVN, White Dubai’s resident DJ, along with Radio 1’s Dany Neville, both spinning the freshest urban and hip-hop tracks.
Free (reservations recommended). 11pm-3am. Ongoing. Toy Room, Al Murooj Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 2464555).

Tuesday 26

Bubbles for the ladies
Ladies get to enjoy three complimentary glasses of Italian sparkling grape while listening to the soulful sounds of Adam Baluch.
Dhs50. 7.30pm-11pm. Ongoing. The Gramercy, DIFC (04 437 7511).

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