I was having a normal day at work and a colleague whispered to me that there’s no work next week Monday , whaaaaaaaaatttt???!!! I jumped up my seat and danced ‘shoki’. (that’s my celebratory dance move) You see why i love my country? We love holidays.
Anyway, how is the week been my good friends? I know…just hang in there you’ll be going on vacation very soon (even if it’s just for a day) So I’m here to dish out those fun places to be this weekend in our beautiful city. Before I go on, here’s to 53 years of success, of greatness, of hope, of peace and love and more victories. I’m proud to be Nigerian . Trust me, I don’t think I’m ready to leave for anything.
There are lots of events happening this weekend in Lagos, You should not only try to attend but also relieve memories from them and that’s why you’ve got my social media handles to do the magic. So follow me on Instagram for pictures from the events you missed.
Happy Independence Nigeria! Bring on the Weekend Lagos!
WALE OJO AND THE MILAGROS
Watch perormer Wale Ojo perform with the Milagros today Afrobeat style at Hardrock Cafe, Water corporation road, Oniru, Victoria Island.
Kulturecentrik ispoised to preserve nigerian culture through the promotion of arts and music. Performing live is Salawa Abeni, Adekunle Gold, GT da Guitarman, Jimi Solanke and more. Event starts at 6pm and is hosted by ace director Kunle Afolayan at Missimo Airport Hotel, Ikeja.
LOUD N PROUD X JOE EL
This Thursday, Loud N Proud series is in again at Pattaya Oriental, 30, Adeola Hopewell Street, Victoria Island. It will be Headlined by Joe El with other side acts Byno, Attitude, Minjin and more. Its Live music like no other. Event starts at 10pm.
MIDNIGHT HOTEL PLAY
The Final year students of theatre arts at the Creative arts Department present, Midnight Hotel, The Musical written by Femi Osofisan. Venue is The Department of Creative Arts Auditorium and its showing from 4pm. Special guest is Joke Silva.
DJ XCLUSIVE AT HARD ROCK CAFE
Dj Xclusive will be dropping mad, hot Jams to party to this weekend. You need to be at Hard Rock Cafe to join the fun. You’ll love it!
LIGHTS, CAMERA, AFRICA FILM FESTIVAL
The second edition of the Lights Camera AFrica Film Festival is here again from 30th of September to 2nd of October. The festival will showcase documentaries, comdeies, social commentary, animation and more. The Film Festival will boast about 20 movies this year and will also hold free film interactions, host a colorful souk of African crafts and other ideal gifts items, live music, and a bevy of thrilling performances. Attend the festival at Federal Palace Hotel, Ahmadu Bello way, Victoria Island.Click here for programme schedule. http://lightscameraafrica.com/programme/
PRETTY WOMAN (CLASSIC HUNDRED)
Classic Hundred is bringing the Classic Movie Pretty Woman, Starring Julia Roberts, to us this weekend. Guess what? Its’s absolutely free. Come with a friend. Venue is Maison Farenheit, Ademola Adetokunbo, Opposite Eko Hotel, Victoria Island.
REVELATION ART EXHIBITION
The Made-In-Nigeria Festival 2016 is an international festival of ideas, innovation and opportunities for the exploration of the best of Nigeria. Through exhibtions of Made in Nigeria products, Summits and conferences.
FRIDAY NIGHT SERIES
Join F.O.M.O lagos at Velvett Lounge this Friday as they celebrate the Friday Night series with Music by DJ AYE! Velvett is at 18B Idejo Streeet, Victoria Island.
WET SUMMER SERIES
Another time to get wet with the Wet Summer series. DJ Java will be on ground to keep the music spinning. Stop by Maison Farenheit Ademola Adetokunbo, Victoria Island this Friday.
ELITE MODEL LOOK GRAND FINALE
SUPREMACY CONCERT (MAIN FESTIVAL)
Watch the greatest Nigerian artistes perform Live at the Suopremacy concert. Tickets cost 5000 only.
It’s going to be awesome. Let’s get our groove on people. #chefdishfoodfestival is 13 days away. You better be in Lagos to be part of )The biggest food festival happening in October is here. Chef Dish Food Festival. Come experience great food and good family time at The Great Outdoors, Olawale Daodu, Off Kingsway road, Ikoyi.
ROAD TO MAMA LAGOS
MAMAS 2016 is here and Asolut and MtvBase will be hosting us to a treat at Hard Roack Cafe, Water corporation road, Oniru, Victoria IOsland on the 2nd of October by 9pm. Tickets costs 20000 onkly.
NYLAH’S OPENING PARTY
MENTE DE MODA
CHEF DISH FOOD FESTIVAL
It’s another edition of Un Rashon’s All black everything. Come in youyr best black attire. Best dressed wins 100thousand so come dressed to Kill. Venue is at Quilox Ozumba Mbadiwe street, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Happy Weekend Lagos!