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Weekend Guide: Mahmoud Essily, Abdel Basset Hammouda and more!

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Weekend Guide: Mahmoud Essily, Abdel Basset Hammouda and more!
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Christina John

Weekend Guide: Mahmoud Essily, Abdel Basset Hammouda & more!

We are convinced that Suhoor with friends just tastes better, and it’s even better when your favorite singer is there to complete the night. This weekend we have compiled all the fun events that you can do after Iftar and during Suhoor, from art exhibits, to Padel tournaments, and Ramadan parties.


El Hezb El Comedy at Rawabet Art Space

If none of the Ramadan series this year were unable to make you laugh, here’s your opportunity to laugh until you cry your eyes out with El Hezb El Comedy this Thursday. 

For more info reservations, click here.

El Sohbagya Tent-Mahmoud Essily & Omar Kamal at Azad Compound

You want to spend Suhoor with your friends, but you keep fighting on what genre of music will be played that evening? Here’s a night that will satisfy your sha3by loving friends and Arabic pop fans! Mahmoud Essily and Omar Kamal will keep your night turned up till fajr. 

For more info & reservation, click here.

Shamoorfers at Marrakech Ramadan Tent – Hyde Out

To all the fans of Sharmoofers, this Thursday, they will be performing live at Marrakech Tent. Not only will their performance be memorable, but also all the Ramadan aesthetics provided at the tent from palm reading to mesaharaty, and erk soos drink will give you the full Arabian night experience.

For more info & reservations, click here.

Naiem Marionette Show at Dawar Arts

The talented actor and puppet master Naiem will take you into his magical world of puppetry through another performance at Dawar Arts this Thursday.

For more info, click here.

Padel Tournament at O West 6th of October 

Padel tennis has taken Cairo by storm and everyone is now interested in playing the sport. An entire tournament is happening this weekend and you have to tag along. This event will help burn all the kunafa calories you have had since the start of the blessed month.

For more info, click here.

3enba & Abdel Basset Hamouda at Tanoura Tent – JW Marriot 

Get your sha3by on for a night of hits from Abdel Basset Hamouda & the upcoming star 3enba. Get your appetite ready as well for a selection of delicious Suhoor food. 

For more info & reservations, call: 01277722277 – 01222227783

Ghazal at The Palace Tent – Holiday Inn

Looking for Ramadan magic? You have stumbled across the right event. This Thursday Ghazal will be performing at Holiday Inn and it’s a guaranteed good time.

For more info, click here.

Ahmed Saad at Layalina Tent 

Enjoy your Suhoor with your family and friends alongside a show-stopping live entertainment of singer and superstar Ahmed Saad, who’s ready to rock the stage!

For more information, call 01555510018 – 01555510016 – 01554755595 – 01554755585. For reservation, click here


Mohamed Fouad & Abdel Bassit at El Sohbageya Tent – Azad Compound

A duo who will certainly set the night on fire is heading to El Sohbageya Tent this weekened. Mohamed Fouad & Abdel Bassit is all you need to have an authentic Ramadan night with all their songs that we have grown to love. Reserve your tables now and indulge yourself in topnotch food and a remarkable fun time.

For more info & reservations, click here.

Mostafa Amar at Marrakech Tent – Hyde Out Park

The Moroccan themed tent is bringing none other than Mostafa Amar for an unforgettable Suhoor with plenty of crazy side entertainment to complete the Ramadan vibes.

For more info & reservations, click here. 

Sufi Dancing Workshop at Contemporary Dance Center 

We all keep saying we want to go to the gym before Iftar and let’s keep it real, this never ends up happening. This event, however, will get you enough excitement to hop into your workout clothes and head to the Contemporary Dance Center for an energizing session that will teach you how to stay balanced and gain stability with your body. 

For more info, click here.

Theatrical Games Workshop at Cairo Contemporary Dance Center 

Learn the basics of Theater through fun theatrical games and activities with a group of people who share similar interests and enthusiasm about theater.

For more info, click here.

Shahira & Friends at Room Art Space Garden City

Not looking for a Suhoor gathering? Here’s a cozy Ramadan night that you can enjoy with your friends without having to stay out till very late. Shahira will be performing some of her Arabic original songs and Indie pop music with a number of other incredibly talented singers. 

For more info, click here.

Bahga Band at El Sawy Culturewheel

In two hours Bahga will take you back this Friday to a nostalgic time with their folkloric sha3by songs.

For more info, click here.

Reda El Bahrawy at Layalina Tent – Zed Park

An energetic live performance by the superstar Reda El Bahrawi will be taking place this Friday at Layalina Tent. Make sure to make your reservations early before you miss your chance.

For more info, click here.