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What’s Happening in Cairo This Weekend?

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What’s Happening in Cairo This Weekend?
    written by
    Arwa Hezzah

    Tired of a long week of all work and no play? Here’s a list of things you can do to have a ton of fun over the weekend!

    Thursday (4/3/2021)

    Farmer’s Market and Cook’s Day Off at CSA

    Enjoy a unique collection of food at CSA’s Farmer’s Market and Cook’s Day Off. If you just don’t have the energy to cook, CSA’s got you covered. This Thursday, CSA provides a variety of authentic meals from Egypt, Lebanon, and Thailand for your enjoyment.

    For more information, call 01068828541.

    Stephen Jolk at Cairo Jazz Club 610

    On his first visit to Egypt, Stephen Jolk is set to perform this Thursday at CJC 610’s latest edition of Impulse. Enjoy his analogue-inspired techno beats, with Egypt’s Aly Goede warming the up show.

    For reservations, send an email to impulse610@cairojazzclub.com with the full names, ages, and phone numbers of everyone in your group.

    Um Kulthoum by El Sakia Puppet Theatre at El Sawy Culturewheel

    Watch El Sawy Culturewheel’s puppet theatre perform hits from the well-renowned Egyptian singer, Um Kulthoum, with its intricately-designed puppet ensemble.

    Reserve your tickets online through El Sawy Culturewheel’s website or by visiting the venue itself.

    The Gypsy Jazz Project at ROOM Art Space, Garden City

    Enjoy a night of smooth jazz tunes this Thursday at ROOM Art Space, Garden City, with The Gypsy Jazz Project.

    Reserve your tickets here.

    Hassan Shakosh and DJ Shady Maher at ALIBI Bar & Restaurant

    Watch Egyptian Shaabi singer, Hassan Shakosh, tear up the stage this Thursday night at Alibi Bar & Restaurant.

    For reservations, send a message to Alibi’s Facebook

    Gravity and Amro & The Big Bang Boogie at Cairo Jazz Club

    Enjoy a night filled with classic funk, soul, and pop tunes this Thursday Night Live at Cairo Jazz Club with Gravity. Following that performance, Amro & The Big Bang Boogie will perform groovy renditions of your favourite hits.

    For reservations, send a message to CJC’s Facebook between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

    Friday 5/3/2021

    Tough Mudder Egypt at O West

    O West by Orascom Development is introducing an exciting obstacle course challenge this weekend. Get ready to test your physical strength at this “Tough Mudder” challenge and see how far you can go. For more information, click here.

    MENA Arts UK Virtual Takeover with Amir El-Masry

    For this Friday Hangout, the Arab British Center hosts British Egyptian actor Amir El-Masry, to talk about his career and answer your questions live on Zoom.

    Register for the event here.

    The Homies at Cairo Jazz Club 610

    Enjoy a night filled with the sickest hip-hop beats this Friday. Catch The Homies at Cairo Jazz Club 610 and dance the night away.

    For reservations, send a message to CJC 610’s Facebook page any time between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM. 

    Closed Circuit: Kix and Moenes at Cairo Jazz Club

    This Closed Circuit at Cairo Jazz Club brings Kix and Moenes to the stage, playing banging dance music to keep you on your feet all night long.

    For reservations, send a message to CJC’s Facebook page between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

    Violin Night ft. Amr Darwish at ROOM Art Space, New Cairo

    Enjoy your coffee and dessert at ROOM Art Space, New Cairo this Friday to the soothing music played by Amr Darwish on his Violin.

    Reserve your tickets by calling 01000681539.

    Lindy Hop Workshop at Cairo Contemporary Dance Center

    Find yourself at Nataliya Nikolska’s intermediate contemporary dance workshop this Friday. The free workshop gives you the chance to feel the rhythm and improvise in unique ways to match the music.

    Register for the class here, before March 3rd. 

    Gouda Bar ft. Aly Eissa at ROOM Art Space, Garden City

    Enjoy a night of oriental fusion with oud player and composer Aly Eissa, this Friday at ROOM Art Space, Garden City.

    Reserve your tickets here.

    Saturday 6/3/2021

    The Brunch Bunch at Cairo Jazz Club 610

    Grab a bite to eat and enjoy a refreshing drink while you listen to hot beats from Fresh Cakes and STZ this Saturday at Cairo Jazz Club 610. The Brunch Bunch runs from the afternoon all the way to midnight, so you’ll have your whole day covered.

    For reservations, send a message to CJC 610’s Facebook page between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM.

    Egyptian Project at Cairo Jazz Club

    Spend your Saturday night at Cairo Jazz Club, where the Egyptian Project are set to perform some authentic Egyptian folkloric music.

    Reserve your spot by sending a message to CJC’s Facebook page between 12:00 PM and 8:00 PM. 

    Basheer at Darb 1718

    Enjoy Basheer’s signature folk tunes at Darb 1718 this Friday night. Book your tickets here.

     

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