This weekend is buzzing with so many activities. It is a good thing that they pay cheque would be arriving almost at the same time. There is certainly and event for everybody on this list of G.L Events This Weekend.
Friday: August 26th 2016.
Falana Uncover’d (Pop Up Concert Series) 8PM
Location: 12A Akin Olugbade street, V.I
Roots Festival (Celebrate Nigerian Heritage) 12:00PM – 6:00PM
A celebration of Nigerian heritage through, drama, dance, folk tales and art!
Tip of the day: The stage is open and anyone is free to perform! Come and express your Nigerian Heritage!
Bogobiri House (A NITE OF MORE with GBADUN SQUAD) 7:00PM
Enjoy Afro experimental vibes that drive the audience to a blissful state.
Fee: Open to All
Location: Bogobiri House 9, Maitama Sule Street off Awolowo Road, South-West Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria
Cosmic Dreams Africa (DJ SOSE) 9:00PM
Cosmic Dreams Africa a monthly (Electronic Dance Music) & House Music event created by Dj Sose to promote the culture and movement of EDM by bringing people together one night every month to party and experience the Electronic Music Culture.
Fee: Open to All
Location: Rooftop, 7B, Karimu Kotun, Victoria Island Lagos
Saturday: August 27th 2016.
H.O.Z MODEL CLUB 12noon -4PM
Location: 35A Raymond Njoku Rd, Ikoyi Lagos.
Tip of the day: It is an informal program that cuts across every aspect of the modeling industry. It is designed to make sure that models have the knowledge and skills required to thrive in the industry. Benefits include guest speakers, model training workshop and certification.
Fee: Open to all
Location: Scratch and Social, 26b Adetokunbo Ademola Street Victoria Island.
Tip of the Day: The sale has up to 75% off old season Grey classics and Grey corporate collection. Samples rack in a range of sizes. Special offers off our new season prints and style. Yummy signature cocktails all weekend. Partner Vendors : Cafe Jade, Dapmod & GlamBeauty Jay. International customers can go online this week to shop the sale too ( Free Delivery)
DrummerFest (The talking drum festival) 11:00AM – 8:00PM
Lots of Food and Drinks -Activities : face and body painting, volleyball, soccer, quad bike races, raffle draw , horse rides, Paintballing, limbo and many more – Music Policy : @djyinnie, @dj.femo, @omarthedj_ DJ Kosh, DJ Latitude, DJ Nun, DJ Venom.
Location: The Emkoria beach, off Abraham adesanya road, ajah market bus-stop beside artican beach
Tip of the Day: Free pickup and drop off busses from Ikeja Mall (ICM) , Unilag New hall and Palms Lekki From 11am -12pm prompt. Bonfire starts 5pm
Studio of Modè (Palm Wine & Other Local Drinks) 1:00PM
Learn and drink the different types of Nigeria’s alcoholic drinks. Fee: N3,000 Location: 4 Olumo street, Parkview, Ikoyi. Lagos, Nigeria Website: http://www.studioofmode.com/ Tip of the Day: You will get to enjoy 11 different drinks in your own calabash cup.
The Music Lounge (Where Soul Food, Heart Songs, and Love Affairs Begin) 6:00PM – Midnight
The Music Lounge (TML) is a live music show which offers its stage to the best underground & upcoming artists in a setting fit for the most sophisticated and passionate art lovers. We promise you…. Peace, Love & Music
Fee: Open to All
Location: Villa Medici, NO. 1 ALHAJI BABATUNDE JOSE ROAD, VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS
Tip of the Day: The dress code is evening casual. If you would like to reserve a table contact 070980031334
Seun Kuti & The Eqypt 80 (Live in Concert) 10:00PM – Till the Beat Stops
Let’s get down to another underground spiritual game. Everybody say yea yea. – Seun Kuti
Location: New Afrika Shrine, 1 NERDC ROAD, AGINDIGBI ,ALAUSA Ikeja
Tip of the Day: The show usually starts by 11:30PM
Sunday: August 28th 2016.
WERE Sale Party
Fee: Open to all
Location: 7b Adegbite Avenue, Lekki Phase 1.
Tip of the day: Fashion House, Re of Re Bahia and Wild Magnolia is having a huge sale with mega discounts, with limited pieces going for as low as 5,000 naira. The sale promises to be a good with free drinks and free wifi.
Film Sundays (Free Screening of SYAAHI) 3:30PM
A young boy. A quaint hilly town. Everything that can go wrong will go wrong.
Fee:Free entry & Free popcorn
Location: No3 Hakeem Dickinson, Lekki Phase 1
MovieNic (Get Outside) 5:00PM Picnic 7:15PM Movie
Fee: RSVP here: http://goo.gl/forms/jy9qmxi7Fx or on the NTDIL app . Entrance is N1,000 without RSVP.
Location: 19b Adeyemi Lawson, Ikoyi, Lagos
Tip of the Day: Bring a bottle & blanket. We will also have food and drink vendors. RSVP Closes August 27th.
Conscious Vibes Africa (Live Reggae Music) 6:30PM-10:00PM
Location: Freedom Park Amphitheater, Old Prison Ground, Broad Street, Lagos Island
Tip of the Day: Conscious Vibes Africa is a cultural reggae revival movement of rising consciousness originating in Lagos/Nigeria. It is an explosion of artistic expressions with reggae music at the forefront, gradually influencing the mentality of the present generation toward positivity, Afrocentric spirituality and self-determination all over the world.
Have A Great Weekend! Don’t forget to use the hashtag #ShareYourLagos and your pictures will be featured in our weekly roundup. For more happenings visit www.ntdil.com