This Weekend in Lagos: December 8, 2016 – December 11, 2016 #FindYourLagos

This Weekend in Lagos: December 8, 2016 – December 11, 2016 #FindYourLagos

 

Greetings Lagosians,

It’s almost time for Find Your Lagos Festival. A week that promotes exploring your city.

We’ll be sharing our calendar of all the events happening from Dec 12 – Dec 18,2016. We can’t wait to share it with you! 

Below are a couple happenings for the weekend.

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Thursday – December 8, 2016

POP Up 3

A festival shopping experience for everyone! Swimwear, wine, Homecare, fashion, jewellery and more available! Entrance is free and everyone is welcome.

Time: 11:00AM – 6:00PM 

Fee:  Open to All

Location: Vita Towers, Sky Bar (Top Floor, Block A) 35 Kofo Abayomi, Victoria Island, Lagos (35 Anifowoshe Street, Entrance Adeola Adeku & Kofo Abayomi)

Contact: 08079890205 for more information

Tip of the Day: The date has been changed for the pop up store! It’s now over two days 7th & 8th December and there’s a pop up bar on the 8th for wine tasting from 5-8pm. Come for a huge shopping spree to buy gifts for friends, family & to take on your travels. Jewellery, fashion, cupcakes, cushions, gowns, kinabuti fashion & more! Don’t miss the annual event of the year! Show this email and you will receive a raffle discount from all the vendors!

 

Cocoon  

Your New Favourite Spot, #HappyHour #Cocktails #ChillingZone 30%Off Wednesday to Friday

Time: 5:00PM – 7:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location: 190 Awolowo Rd, Ikoyi (Above Chicken Republic)

 

Music Unplugged Thursdays 

The best of Musical experience – Karaoke, Live band and Artiste Performances This Thursday we’re honored and excited to have Adekunle Gold.

Time: 5:00PM – 10:00PM

Fee: Open to All 

Location: Fuze Sports Bar, 46 Saka Tinubu Victoria Island

 

Blowfish Hotel  (Jazz Night) 

Relax by the  pool with Live Jazz Music.

Time: 7:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location: The Blowfish Hotel,  17, Oju Olobun Street, Off Bishop Oluwole Street, VI, Lagos

 

 

Friday – December 9, 2016

 

Open City Lagos (The City That Prays)  

HBS NG and Nsibisi Institute through the Open City Lagos project is exploring issues that emerge at the intersection of religion and urbanism. How do contemporary worship culture and religious processes affect urbanisation? Do emerging religious urban forms and mechanisms impinge or encourage openness? Join us for a panel discussion as we explore this topic with featured guests, Akintunde Akinleye (award-winning photojournalist, Reuters), Dr. Gbenga Alalade (Director of Physical Planning, Canaanland, Ota) and Dr. Chidi Ugwu (Sociology lecturer, University of Nigeria, Nsukka).

Time: 10:00AM – 1:00PM 

Fee: Open to All

Location: AAF, 3B, Isiola Oyekan close, off Adeleke Adedoyin street, Victoria Island

 

 

Bruce Onobrakpeya & the Harmattan Workshop

Join SMO Contemporary Art every Friday and Saturday for free Art Tours at the Lagos Court of Arbitration until December 16thThis superb exhibition showcases 33 of Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya’s rare artworks highlighting a rich artistic career, along with over 200 paintings, sculptures, ceramics, installations and mixed media works created by 124 leading and emerging Nigerian and international artists who have attended the famous Harmattan Workshops
 
Time: Friday & Saturday only, from 10AM – 4PM
Fee: Free
Location: Lagos Court of Arbitration, 1A, Remi Olowude Street, 2nd Roundabout, Lekki.
 
Contact: 0809 824 3204

Nook Bar & Grill

Business diluted! Come here on the 9th of December 2016 and watch as we mix business with pleasure …. Don’t be too cool for business. Don’t be too cool to mix. Bring your business cards!

Time: 5:00PM – 9:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location:61 Madam Tinubu Street, Alagomeji, Yaba

Contact: 07013600385

 

The Waterside Ikoyi 

Best Daytime & Nighttime Views of any Lagos venue. It’s House Fridays!

Time: 7:00PM 

Fee: Open to All

Location:Westwood Hotel, 22 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos

 

Ayo & Mary  

We’re stripping things down THIS FRIDAY for an intimate performance. Seating is limited, so reserve your space

Time: 7:30PM Reception 8:00PM 

Fee: N10,000

Location: BLD, 15a Admiralty Way, Lekki

Contact: 08095159999

 

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Bita Kola & Duro Ikujenyo  

Live Performance!

Time: 9:00PM

Fee: Open to All 

Location: Ebony Bar on Igbosere Street, Near Campos Square, Lagos Island

 

 

Saturday – December 10, 2016

 

Plant. Picnic. & Play

Join GE volunteers and Kids Clean Club this Saturday! We’re planting 500 Trees!

Time: 7:00AM – 11:00AM

Fee: Open to All

Location: Kids Beach Garden, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos

Contact: +2348033788641

Tip of the Day: We’ll be planting with a celebrity guest!

 

Bruce Onobrakpeya & the Harmattan Workshop

Join SMO Contemporary Art every Friday and Saturday for free Art Tours at the Lagos Court of Arbitration until December 16thThis superb exhibition showcases 33 of Prof. Bruce Onobrakpeya’s rare artworks highlighting a rich artistic career, along with over 200 paintings, sculptures, ceramics, installations and mixed media works created by 124 leading and emerging Nigerian and international artists who have attended the famous Harmattan Workshops
 
Time: Friday & Saturday only, from 10AM – 4PM
Fee: Free
Location: Lagos Court of Arbitration, 1A, Remi Olowude Street, 2nd Roundabout, Lekki.
 
Contact: 0809 824 3204

Classic Car Day  

Calling all vintage car lovers!   Had a glimpse of some vintage rides that will be there and they’re too sweet! Can’t wait to see all the cars thats come out for the day. Looking forward to taking pictures with them like they’re mine.

Time: 11:00AM – 6:00PM

Fee: N200 Gate Fee

Location: Freedom Park, Old Prison Ground, Broad Street, Lagos Island

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Win Foundation Charity Garage Sale

Women Impacting Nigeria Foundation (WIN) is hosting a charity garage sale, musical concert and Christmas party for children from.. The House of Gold Children’s Hospice, The Cerebral Palsy Centre, The Modupe Cole Home, The Children of Makoko Community and Bethesda Schools. Proceeds will be raised to provide full scholarship for over 500 children currently wait listed for the 2017 academic year

Time: 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location: Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe, Victoria Island, Lagos

Contact:  08052199315

 

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Circlers Beach Festival 

Ladies and Gentlemen! Let the drum roll begin…!!December 10th is the date to save and all roads will lead to the exquisite sands of Atican Beach at Ajah, Lagos! Participants should look forward to the Nuts About Donut Championship contest, Balloon Relay Race,  Sack Race, Sandcastle competitions, Beach Volleyball Group Selfie contests and lots more fun and goofy activities! Food, drinks, BBQ, sweets, and cake vendors will be on site for an altogether wholesome festival experience. This is the one fun fiesta you wanted but never knew you did! Whatever you do this December, don’t miss this!

Time: 11:00AM – 6:00PM

Tickets: http://funcirclers.com/beachfestival/tickets.php

Location: Atican Beach off Abraham Adesanya Road, Ajah

Contact: 08186470376 Or hello@funcirclers.com

 

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Comics & Cocktails  

It’s this weekend! Yay! We’ve got so many reasons to celebrate the great year we’ve had. Thanks to you, We’re having a roof top costume party #ComicRepublic this Saturday at the Comics and Cocktails Costume Party. It’s going to be an amazing night of comics,cocktails and connections!

Time: 4:00PM – LATE

Fee: Open to All

Location:BLD Play, 15A Admiralty way, Lekki Phase 1

 

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Khalifa House Concert 003 – KALINE

Our first event at “The Studio” ! Come and listen to the magical Kaline. Space is limited

Time: Drinks & Sofa Talk – 6:00PM Performance -7:00PM 

Fee: N5,000 in Advance N6,000 at the door

Tickets: 08095159999

Location:The Studio, Quintessence, Park View Estate, Ikoyi

 

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Rumble On the Atlantic

The Elitebox “Rumble in the Atlantic” will be the first of our annual White collar boxing flagship events . The aim of the event is to promote boxing in Nigeria on a whole and show that health and fitness utilizing boxing as a platform is a very effective and sustainable avenue by which everybody can participate in and not only an activity for the perceived lower class in this nation. The event is going to have a massive impact on the perception of health and wellness as we will be documenting the hardwork and dedication that your day to day professionals are putting towards getting into the best shape of their lives in order to maximize their chances on December 10th. There will be a unique auction taking place amidst the event and proceeds from this will be 100% dedicated to our charity of choice which is the ELITEBOX support fund. Our ongoing flagship CSR project to empower the youth through providing quality equipment and facilities for their training. Be part of this history making event. We look forward to seeing you there.

Time: 7:30PM-11:00PM

Tickets: http://eliteboxng.com/event/rumble-on-the-atlantic/

Location: Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island, Lagos

Sunday – December 11, 2016

 

Plant. Picnic. & Play

Join GE volunteers and Kids Clean Club this Saturday! We’re planting 500 Trees!

Time: 7:00AM – 11:00AM

Fee: Open to All

Location: Kids Beach Garden, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos

Contact: +2348033788641

Tip of the Day: We’ll be planting with a celebrity guest!

 

FitFamFest

An all-inclusive event designed to promote health and fitness across Africa. It’s a great opportunity to workout with thousands of people, learn a few things about staying healthy, find new ways to stay fit, meet some new people, taste some great food, or just see what people are doing to stay fit.

Time: 10:00AM – 6:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location:Plot 2&3 Water Corporation Road (beside Oniru Beach), Victoria Island Annex, Lagos, Nigeria

 

Eat to Live: Lagos Vegan Meetup  

Calling all foodies! Join us this Sunday for the first ever vegan meet up in Lagos. There will be cooking demos, food sampling, and group discussions. There is no charge to attend but the only requirement is an open mind and positive vibes. With that being said, omnivores are also welcome.

Time: 2:00PM – 5:00PM

Fee: Open to All 

Location: If you would like to attend please email: veganinnigeria@gmail.com

 

Flirty Fitness Nigeria

We present our first pole dance fitness showcase! Burn up to 250calories each session with pole dance & fitness! Register now and save your spot. You can also register through sending your name,number and email addy to 07037373323

Time: 3:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location: Bailamos Dance Studio, 41B Ladi Alakija Street, Lekki Phase 1

Contact: 07037373323

 

MovieNic (Get Outside at the Jaekel House)

Time:  4:00PM Picnic  6:45PM Movie

Fee: RSVP here: http://goo.gl/forms/jy9qmxi7Fx or on the NTDIL app .  Entrance is N1,000 without RSVP.

Location: Railway Compound Musuem,Quarter 17, Federal Road, Railway Compound, Ebute Metta

Tip of the Day: We’re excited to be taking the Picnic & Movie vibes to such a sweet location hidden in the Railway Compound. Join Us! Bring a bottle, food, & a blanket. RSVP Closes Friday 2, 2016 – 11:00PM.  “If you have a bicycle bring it! Lots of land to catch cruise and explore the compound.

 

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God’s of Machines

Documentary Photographer, Seun O is set to showcase a unique mixed media exhibition themed “Ladipo: Gods of Machines”. The exhibition will take place at the DiDi Museum and its inspired by Ladipo Market in Mushin which is widely accessed by people in Nigeria and even ECOWAS Countries!

Time: 5:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location: Didi Musuem, 175 Akin Adesola Street, Victoria Island

Contact: 0709 850 5052

 

A Night Of Palmwine & Talking Drum

Let’s take it back to the old school with an evening of original pammie and peppered meat or fish while listening to the talking drum

Time: 5:00PM – 8:00PM

Fee: Open to All

Location:61 Madam Tinubu Street, Alagomeji, Yaba

Contact: 07013600385

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Reggae X-Mas Dance  

It’s indeed the season to be Irie, Join us as we reggaelize December, with a showcase of Nigeria’s finest reggae dancehall artistes,and brand new and foundation reggae music all night. Flash your Ital Colours and let’s have an Irie End of Year Party.

6:00PM – 11:00PM

Fee: N200 Gate Fee

Location: Freedom Park, 1 Broad Street, Lagos Island

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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