Dubai is home to some of the most prestigious nightclubs in the world where A-list celebrities and other famous faces flock to hit the dance floor and enjoy a drink with friends. Come October, these nightclubs are more than just places to see and be seen – they transform into houses of horror to host the very best Halloween parties you’ll find in the United Arab Emirates.
Here is just a small selection of some of the nightclubs in Dubai which are converting their illustrious venues to bring you a truly terrifying night.
Cirque le Soir
Cirque le Soir – one of the most electrifying nightclubs in Dubai – hosts an amazing Halloween party every year and 2013 is no exception. On October 31st this high-end venue will be mutated into ghoulish setting, complete with terrifying coffins, spooky skeletons, exotic fire dancers, two-headed monsters and even more bizarre performances than usual.
The party is free for everyone to enjoy and making a previous reservation is highly recommended.
If you think your Halloween costume stands out from the crowd, head to Atlantis Beach on October 31st for the chance to win up to AED 7,500 for the best costume. This prestigious nightclub is throwing the ultimate Halloween costume party with some amazing DJs and entertainers thrown into the mix, including Tim Cheddar, Soulninja, Big Rossi, Shipwrecked Entertainers and VJ Cold Fusion.
Before 9pm, the party is free for women to enter and AED 50 for men. After 9pm, it costs AED 100 to enjoy the party.
A slight twist on the Halloween theme, Cavalli Club is hosting a Day of the Dead party on October 31st. This long-awaited celebration is guaranteed to be full of colorful and spooky surprises as guests celebrate the afterlife this Halloween. Just like the other parties, dressing up is a must, whether you’re donning a Frankenstein outfit or painting your face like a traditional Mexican sugar skull.
The party starts at 8pm and tickets cost AED 300.
Café Habana is transforming itself into a House of Horrors for one night only this Halloween when the usually laid-back and friendly café will go to the dark side. Guests are warned to expect the unexpected from the moment they enter and prepare themselves for a devilish dining experience unlike any other, with a fusion of Mexican and Cuban cuisine taunting your taste buds and unusual cocktails creeping you out.
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