For some, Valentine’s Day is celebrated with a lot of fuss and frenzy. For others… it’s just another Wednesday. If you’re looking for alternative nightlife options that are proudly anti-Valentine’s, we’ve got you covered. Here are 5 events in Dubai not to miss…
1. Garden on 8
What’s on: Mix things up at Garden on 8’s anti-Valentine’s quiz night on Wednesday, where you’ll stand the chance to win prizes ranging from a weekend staycation at Media One to a pint of water. Quiz starts at 8pm, but they’ve also got a happy hour going from 4pm onwards.
Location: Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City
What’s on: Tribeca is throwing a Singlz Party with unlimited drinks for ladies (including bubbly if you dine.) This New York-inspired kitchen & lounge is also offering 50% off on all main courses.
Location: JA Ocean View Hotel, JBR
3. Mr Miyagi’s
What’s on: Mr Miyagi’s is inviting you to enjoy 2 hours of bubbles and bites on Valentine’s Day. For AED 99 you’ll get drinks, food and even some karaoke fun.
Location: Media One, Dubai Media City
4. Tamanya Terrace
What’s on: Head to rooftop hotspot Tamanya Terrace where they’ve got selected drinks and shots for AED 19, and selected bottles for AED 599. This Anti-Valentine’s bash runs from 7pm – 11pm, with a DJ spinning tunes (that have nothing to do with love) all night.
Location: Radisson Blu, Dubai Media City
5. Pure Sky Lounge
What’s on: It’s ‘Cinderella’d Single Ladies’ Night at Pure Sky Lounge (and FREE SHOES are on the table!) Valentine’s Day at this sky-high JBR hotspot will see shoe brand Nude by Pencil raffling off a pair of AED 350 heels. Ladies will have to put their best foot forward in hopes of it fitting. Cost is AED 150 for the girls with unlimited nibbles and free-flowing bubbly.
Location: Hilton Dubai, JBR