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Weekend Guide: Omar Khairat, Animal Picnic and Standups

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Weekend Guide: Omar Khairat, Animal Picnic and Standups
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    Christina John

    Thank god the weather is still nice in the capital so we can enjoy the weekend properly. So much is happening and we don’t want you to miss an opportunity to party or go to an exciting event, so here’s this week’s events and venues that you can head to.

    Thursday

    Stand Up Night at Room Art Space Garden City 

    Why cry about your problems when you can simply just laugh at the hardships? The night is titled “Life Is a Joke”, so we are sensing that dark humor will be the main criteria of the selected lineup, and honestly we are living for it. Get ready for some cynical jokes as you are about to develop a new coping mechanism when this night is over.

    For more info, click here.

    Eftkasat 20th Anniversary at CJC  

    Celebrating 10 years of exceptional oriental and contemporary jazz production, Eftekasat will be partying with you all night. To wrap up the anniversary, there will be a jam session at the end for all talented musicians and artists in town to join.

    For reservations, message CJC on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm.

    Mind the Gap at Ubuntu Art Gallery 

    A true patriot supports all local artists and Eman Hussein is a real Egyptian talent that will mesmerize you with her artwork. Her use of color and abstract designs are influenced by her background in architecture and the outcome of this mix leads to beautiful masterpieces. Art exhibit will be open from 7 PM to 9 PM until May 24th

    For more info, click here.

    Friday 

    Animal Picnic, Mofu & Seifo at CJC

    Summer is here and the crazy techno rave nights are getting closer and closer. First techno and house party of the season is starting here in Cairo, not Sahel. All the way from Spain, Daniel Banker & Inigo de la Riera are here to set the night on fire with their unique mixes. To jump start the local djs Mofu and Seifo will be warming up the stage.

    For reservations, message CJC on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm.

    Omar Khairat at Cairo International Convention Center

    Bless your ears this Friday with a concert from the musical genius and the legendary talent Omar Khairat. This will definitely be an experience that will be telling your kids about in a few years, so start getting your tickets now.

    For more info & tickets, click here.

    El Daheeh Live at Cairo Festival City 

    Ever wanted to see what it is like behind the scenes of a Youtube video? Here’s a chance to watch El Daheeh live at Marquee and his infamous room is coming to stage with him. 

    For more info & tickets, click here.

    DJ Feedo at Atrium 

    For years, DJ Feedo has been able to satisfy our cravings with some of the best Hip Hop nights and mixes. This Friday, catch him behind the decks at Atrium giving us another iconic night of nonstop dancing, and don’t forget the tasty cocktails that you can try from the bar.

    For more info, click here. 

    Bubblegum Kollectiv at CJC 610

    Nostalgic music is all you will hear at Cairo Jazz 610 this Friday with Bubblegum Kollectiv taking us back to the good old 90’s with all the music we grew up listening to.

    For reservations, message CJC 610 on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm

    Standup Comedy at Consoleya 

    All the stress that we pile up through the week has to be released somehow. We got the perfect solution for you; join this standup comedy event to laugh the stress and the pressure away. This Friday, Al Hezb Al Comedy is back to help you forget all about your problems with some jokes and an overall good time. 

    For more info & tickets, click here.

    Saturday 

    Lucia Di Lammermoor Live Stream at Cairo Opera House

    Live streaming event straight from the halls of the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. This Saturday the Italian tragic opera will be performed in New York City and will be streamed live at the Small Hall of Cairo Opera House. This classic is a must watch for all the opera enthusiasts.

    For more info & tickets, click here.

    Paint & Sip at Kebabgy 

    Does your boo really love you if they haven’t taken you on a Paint & Sip date yet? Brush It is hosting their weekly event this time at Sofitel along the stunning Nile view from Kebabgy. Drink some wine and create an artsy masterpiece that you’ll get to keep forever as a memory, also there’s no need to bring your own art kit as all supplies are provided.

    For more info, click here.

    Ride Heliopolis

    The weekly bicycle rides with Bescletta are heading to Heliopolis this Saturday for all the east side residents to join in. This 16 KMs ride is all the work out you’ll need this weekend

    For more info, click here.

    Brunch Bunch at CJC 610 

    This weather just calls for a brunch on the terrace with a few drinks, and we are here for it. Enjoy the delicious bites prepared specially for you and sip on some refreshing cocktails as you listen to tunes by Zkordy and Fresh Cakes. 

    For reservations, message CJC 610 on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm

    Mazeek & Nour Project at CJC 

    Groovy music will be played by Mazeek followed by Jazz beats from Nour Project this Saturday at CJC. Get ready to experience a joyful night full of good vibes and even better music.

    For reservations, message CJC on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm

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