The week after a long holiday is always criminally slow, as everyone recovers and tries to get the last bit of sand out of their clothes. But fear not, fellow Cairenes, Cairo’s bars and clubs have a solid weekend to put the spring back in your step – with everything from fabulous musicians to cracking DJs, as well as a very special festival that will melt the hearts of foodies everywhere.
SHADY AHMED + GLASS ONION @ CAIRO JAZZ CLUB
Musician, heartbreaker, beard-grower – Shady Ahmed returns to Cairo Jazz Club on a night that will also see Beatles cover band, Glass Onion, return too.
THURSDAY OBSESSION FT. DJ FUZZY & AYMAN NAGEEB @ O BAR
Fairmont Nile City’s O Bar kicks off a big weekend (see below for more) as DJ duo, DJ Fuzzy & Ayman Nageeb, share time on the decks with the club’s resident DJ, Irma.
GOOD VIBES FT. HUSSEIN GAMAL + IRMA @ O BAR
Two nights, two special gigs at O Bar, as Friday sees up-and-coming DJ and one half of Hush, Hussein Gamal, takes to the DJ booth, with resident DJ, Irma.
EAT TO THE BEAT FT. OUZO & JOE MESTEKAWY @ EAT & BARREL
Weekend boozy-brunch staple, Eat to the Beat, kicks off bright and early, this week, featuring Pacha Sharm residents and brothers, Ouzo & Joe El Mestekawy.
CAIRO BITES @ FAMILY PARK
Cairo Bites, Cairo’s premier annual food festival is back again, this time at Family Park in New Cairo, bringing together your favourite local and international cuisines, as well as an awesome entertainment line-up featuring music, celebrity chefs and cooking stages – this is definitely not an event to be missed.
For more parties, gigs and events across Cairo this weekend, check out the CG events calendar.