Photograph credit: Soho Beach DXB and Base Dubai

Best Parties Happening This Week

From international headliners to season-opening parties, we’ve come up with a rundown of the best parties happening throughout the week.

Sunday, 21st October: A$AP Ferg live at 1Oak

Hip-Hop artist A$AP Ferg is set to bring his high-spirited party anthems to NYC’s club export 1Oak  tonight. The Harlem-based rapper rose to fame with his debut album ‘Trap Lord’ in 2013, peaking at No. 9 on Billboard 200, including hit singles ‘Shabba’ and ‘Work.’ His notable A-lister collaborations include G Eazy, A$AP Rocky, Skrillex and Future. His gig will follows with support from resident DJ Tony Mendes playing RnB and Commercial. For reservations, contact 052 881 8888 or email Doors open from 11 pm.

Monday, 22nd October: Hip Hop with Frank at Toy Room Dubai

Hang out with Dubai’s naughtiest party animal, Frank and his crew at Toy Room Dubai’s weekly Hip-Hop party. Dubai based DJ Brooklyn will be playing a mix of urban and Hip-Hop beats as the party goes on till 3 am. Free beverages until 1 am for the ladies. For reservations, contact 052 463 3338 or email

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Tuesday, 23rd October: Allesandro Ristori and The Portofinos live at Billionaire Mansion

Italian group Allesandro Risori The Portofinos will be bringing their innovative musical elements of 50’s rock & roll with an Italian twist to Billionaire Mansion for three days. Their Dubai debut begins this Tuesday at Taj Dubai’s Billionaire Mansion. For reservations, contact 04 510 3100 or email

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Wednesday, 24th October: Animal Picnic live at Vii Dubai

Spanish production duo Animal Picnic will headline Vii Dubai’s legendary ‘ELEV8’ house music night. The DJ duo has a reputation for their bass-driven sound and since their debut season in Ibiza, they’ve performed across the world’s global party scene. Their gig will be followed by Vii Dubai’s line up of resident DJs. For reservations, contact 050 169 6777. Party starts at 11 pm.

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Thursday, 25th October: David Guetta live at Base Dubai

French DJ megastar David Guetta returns to Dubai for a gig at superclub Base Dubai. Partygoers can expect a performance of his biggest hits, party anthems and A-list collaborations. The 50-year old DJ has been on the circuit for 30+ years, with numerous awards and accolades to his name and is regarded by some as the ‘Grandfather of EDM.’ For reservations, contact 055 313 4999.

Friday: 26th October: Burning Beach at Blue Marlin

UAE’s ultimate beach party destination Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE is marking the return of its popular ‘Burning Beach’ festival with a day-to-night party headlined by international DJs, including DJ Tennis, DJ Trikk, DJ Hyenah and DJ Henry Saiz & Band. Plus, the festival will host homegrown talent DJ Frederick Stone, DJ Michka, DJ Aidin Karami, DJ Mario Bazouri, Dj Maks, DJ Bachir Salloum and DJ Sam Farsio taking over the DJ decks after the international line-up. For reservations, contact 056 113 3400 or email

Photograph credit: Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE

Saturday, 27th October: Pareidolia season-opening Soho Beach

Soho Beach DXB is reopening its doors to a new party season, including the ‘Pareidolia‘ season-opening party, which will take place every Saturday. Partygoers can expect a chilled-out party vibe by the pool with local DJs Sabo, Igor Marijuan, Jixo & Danz, Nua, Jean B and Mar+Mer playing urban and house music throughout the party. For reservations, contact 052 433 3375 or email

Photograph credit: Soho Beach