Cairo Weekend Guide: Label Night, Dry Night & Art Night
WithFriday being a dry night, nightlife events are on the slim side this weekend; but Cairo being Cairo, there’s never a lack of ways to keep yourself entertained.
On Thursday, VENT kicks off the weekend with a special Label Night, this time featuring Jimmy Aqsuith and Route 8 of Lobster Theremin. Across the Nile, Cairo Jazz Club hosts popular Alexandrian band, Massar Egbari, with their unique brand of rock and jazz.
At Fairmont Nile City, DJ Nii returns to O Bar with his progressive house sets, while Osama Al Hady and his band take the stage at El Sawy Culturewheel. Dokkit night-spot, Alchemy, hosts the tropical inspired Heart of the Equator, while violinist, Nasser Morali, provides the entertainment at Overtime Bar & Restaurant in Mohandiseen.
Meshwar Band offer an evening of Arabic reggae at El Sawy Culturewheel, while Dina El Wedidi holds her album release concert at the AUC Greek Campus. Fun Factory presents a stage-adaptation of Alice in Wonderland at MUST Opera House, while Noha Taha takes centre stage at Saigon Restaurant & Lounge.
Awtar El Kalemat, led by Manal Afify, takes the stage at ElSawy Culturewheel, while Al Kahila Art Gallery hosts Mohamed Damarawy’s exhibition, Fantasy. Finally, Zamalek Art Gallery hosts two different exhibitions, the surreal paintings of Mohamed Said Ryad and sculptures of Mohamed El Fayoumi.