Weekend on the way in Dubai: 3-5 May 2018

What an incredible weekend is coming, full of live show, live music and Cinco de Mayo celebration: enjoy everybody 🙂

The Illusionist Live in Dubai 1-7 May 2018

This May, The Illusionists return to the UAE for a mind-blowing show, featuring seven of the world’s most talented illusionists. The performers have been seen by millions of people around the world, and this show is the first time that all seven of them will be joining forces on stage.
Some of the performers include Jamie Raven, Ben Blaque, and Raymond Crowe, and audiences can expect to see everything from levitation and disappearing acts to thrilling escapes and displays of mindreading.
Gold, platinum and royal tickets also include an excusive three-course set menu meal at Cavalli Club Restaurant & Lounge. https://www.tixbox.com/en/events/the_illus%CD%8Fionists_dubai

1-3 May: 6:30 and 9:30pm
4-5 May: 3:30, 6:30 and 9:30pm
7 May: 6:30 and 9:30pm

Venue: Madinat Theatre, Souk Madinat Jumeirah

City Walk Matryoshka Festival 2018 02 May – 05 May 2018

A three-day Russian cultural extravaganza returns to City Walk this May with the third edition of the family-friendly Matryoshka Festival, which will see the popular urban lifestyle destination transformed into a magical wonderland. Listen to renowned singer Nikolai Baskov, admire the talent of iconic designer Igor Gulyaev or bag a unique piece from one of the pop-up fashion stores; wander through a traditional yarmarka (market) while tasting Russian culinary specialities; and watch prima ballerinas from St Petersburg’s legendary Mariinsky Theatre before a spectacular evening light show. Football fans can also enter a raffle draw to win FIFA World Cup 2018 tickets while art aficionados will love the exhibition of giant matryoshka dolls painted by local and international artists, and younger visitors have endless opportunities to try out traditional games and activities.

Venue: City Walk

Groove On The Grass – Season 6 Closing 04 May 2018

The 6th season of Groove On The Grass comes to a close with a full line-up of iconic artists appearing across one massive stage with one unified vibe. Featuring uplifting sets from German DJ Apparat and Maribou State from the UK, there will also be live music from Max Cooper and HVOB to keep crowds fully entertained.
Support artists include Paul Josef, MO Ezabyy and Liminal Roots. As always, you can enjoy the festival’s fashion and arts marketplace along with sunset activities and food and beverage options from an impressive selection of pop-up vendors.

Venue: Emirates Golf Club

Erick Morillo @ BaseDubai – Thursday 03 May

There really is very little in the world of music and entertainment that Erick Morillo hasn’t turned his hand to. He’s a platinum-selling artist, he’s topped the charts worldwide as the producer behind Reel 2 Real’s hit “I Like To Move It” (used in both Madagascar movies, reaching millions of viewers worldwide and covered by Will I Am in Madagascar 2) and he’s been responsible for a bewildering array of dance-floor tracks including ‘Reach’, ‘Believe’, ‘Do What You Want’ and ‘I Feel Love’ – under pseudonyms including Ministers De La Funk, The Dronez (with Harry ‘Choo Choo’ Romero and Jose Nunez) and Li’l Mo Ying Yang. He’s remixed everyone from Whitney Houston to Basement Jaxx and continues to run the legendary Subliminal Records house music empire. On his debut album he collaborated with Puff Daddy and Boy George alike. For over a decade now, Erick has remained one of the most in-demand and instantly recognizable DJs in the world.

FREE entrance for ladies ALL NIGHT LONG! Dress Code: Heels for Ladies / No Sportswear.
Mixed groups will take priority at the door (Arrive Early)

Venue: Dubai Design District

Farewell Nasimi – Full Moon Festival feat. Example Friday 04 may 2018

Join us one last time to celebrate the last 8 years of insane Nasimi events featuring world-renowned international DJ’s, music festivals, epic Halloween parties, and FULL MOON parties. On Friday 4th May, join us at The Farewell Nasimi Full Moon Festival for a full day of beach activities such as ​standup paddle boarding, beach volleyball and more. Afterwards, dance the night away alongside veteran international DJ Example, plus a few of our all-time favorite Nasimi resident DJ’s. LINE-UP: Example; DJ David Craig; Charl Chaka; Adam Baluch; David De Luca
+ more to be annouced

** FREE ENTRY**
• Special Drink Offers – starting from AED 30
• Free Drinks for Ladies from 6pm-8pm
• Acoustic Tunes, Resident DJ’s & UK Superstar DJ Example
• Beach Activities & Inflatables
• Fire Shows
and much more!

Venue: Atlantis Hotel, Palm Jumeirah

CINCO DE MAYO @ Maya Saturday 05 may 2018

You don’t have to be Mexican to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, gather all your amigos and let’s party! You’ll find a fiesta of food and fun… inside, outside, downstairs and upstairs at Bar Tacos, including a Mexican Market filled with tasty cooking stations and drinks stalls.

Pick up your AED 40 tokens for food and drinks and let’s go loco!

Venue: Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa Al Sufouh Road