Events This Weekend

Good Afternoon BellaNaiajarians, It’s Thursday!

We hope you are having a great day. As you know, it’s that day of the week, when Africa’s pace setter for all things entertainment, fashion, lifestyle, music and more – BellaNaija.com, brings exclusively to you all the most buzzed about events and places of interest to be spotted with your loved ones.

From Lagos, to Abuja, Uyo, all the way to UK, we have got you covered. Have a fun filled weekend, stay safe and keep dreaming BIG!

Alternative Soul & Pop Act, Christine to perform Live
This Friday, Nigerian alternative soul and pop music act, Christine will be performing live at the end of session open air concert and variety show  of Alliance Francasie. The event promises to be a fun filled one as Christine will be performing her singles “My Daddy” and “Munagi” on stage alongside budding music act, Femi Leye.
Date: Friday 21st September 2012
Time: 10:30 AM
Venue: Alliance Francaise, Inside Ikeja L.G.A Primary School Premises, Behind Arch.Bishop Vining  Memorial Church, Ikeja, Lagos
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The Body Alchemist’s 6 Week After Burn Boot camp is back again!
Summer is over and it’s time for you to get right back into shape and the After Burn is definitely the right medicine. The boot camp which is organized by Tony Ekaidem, a master instructor of World Taekwondo/Self Defence consultant, is a highly intensive circuit training program set to boost your rate of metabolism and keep you burning fat all day long. Classes kicked off last week Saturday, but you can still join. Classes will be held from Mondays to Fridays. For payment details, be sure to get in touch with them.
Date: Friday 21st September 2012 – Friday 26th October 2012
Venue 1: Fun Turf, By Lekki Phase 1 Gate, Lekki, Lagos
Time: 1st Session  5:30 AM  – 6:15 AM | 2nd Session 6:30 AM – 7:15 AM

Venue 2: Astroturf 2000, Ikoyi, Lagos
Time: 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, Call 07031229998 | 07045885120 | 07045885121 | E-mail info@tonyekaidem.com | Follow on Twitter | Log on to their Website – www.TonyEkaidem.com
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Monty Suites Group presents Akwa Ibom State Fun Festival
Tomorrow, Friday 21st September 2012, Monty Suites Group, the holding company of two luxurious hotels in Akwa Ibom State, presents a first of its kind fun festival – Akwa Ibom State Fun Festival, set to take place at the Amazing Grace Plaza, Uyo. The event designed to coincide with the State’s silver jubilee celebration, will witness musical performances by Pastor Goddy GoddyMishDani AndiOga Sir,Dee OneBrandinySMSEyoX-toIce-KidChidinmaIyanya and WizKid. There will be comedy by General OdeyAtomic BombRoby EkpoGordornsElenuAboki4christ and Helen Paul and Ini Edo, Jackie Appiah, Monalisa Chinda and Karen Igho. Admission is free for all!
Date: Friday 21st September 2012
Time: 5PM
Venue: Amazing Grace Plaza, Obio Imo, Uyo
Contact: For more information, e-mail info@verbanaservicing.com | Follow on Twitter @montyfunfest
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Quirk & DJ Snatch present Water For Chocolate
Experience a fun day of neo-soul and slow jams this Friday at Villa Medici as Quirk and DJ Snatch present Water for Chocolate. Admission is free for all and if you would like to book a table, call Rabih on 07069665555.
Date: Friday 21st September 2012
Time: 9 PM
Venue: Villa Medici, 1 Babatunde Jose Street off Adetokunbo Ademola, Victoria Island, Lagos
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Hennessy Artistry Club Tour
Another edition Hennessy Artistry Club Tour will take place tomorrow, Friday 21st September 2012 at Slicks, Lagos  and Grotto Abuja where Tunde Ednut, Solid Star, Mo’Eazy will be  performing LIVE and on Saturday 22nd September 2012 at Aura where  Dammy Krane and Flowssickk. Admission is free for all.

Dates: Friday 21st September 2012 | Saturday 22nd September 2012
Venues: Friday – Slicks, Lagos | Abuja – Grotto, Abuja | Saturday – Aura, Lagos
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Sickle Cell Aid Foundation hosts its 2nd Scaflympics
The Sickle Cell Aid Foundation, a registered Non-Governmental Organisation, invites all Abuja residents to SCAFlympics, a fun sports day for both adults and children with mini-olympics, games, sales and most importantly free genotype testing for everyone as part of their Know Your Genotype Campaign (KYG)
Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
Venue: Old Parade Ground Area 10 Abuja
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You are Cordially Invited to ReeFine
REEfine – an intensive finishing class aimed at refining an individual’s image and mannerisms for success – will be held this Saturday. Attendees will be taught on the Overall Image Analysis, Impression Management, Grooming and Dress Sense, Communication Skills (Verbal and Non-Verbal), Life and Time Management, Social Grace (Etiquette), Toxic Traits and more. This first class is for persons above 18.
Date: Saturday 22nd September,2012
Venue: Reeneiz Office, 26 Harold Shodipo Crescent, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos
Fees: N20, 000
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, call 08028737875 | 07065280008
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Martwayne presents Building Business Structures for your Clothing Line
Fashion training outfit, Martwayne is proud to present the 7th edition of its fashion entrepreneurship course “Building Business Structures for your Clothing Line”. This volume 7 will be the last of the consulting and training outfit’s fashion entrepreneurship course series. Both attendees and Martwayne have come a long way from learning the creative, production and business aspects of starting a clothing line and now, all prospective participants will learn the corporate structures necessary for building strong fashion businesses and organizations. Registration fee is N 15,000 and it includes all training materials and light refreshments – For payment details, be sure to get in touch with them.
Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
Time: 10 AM – 6 PM
Venue: Tom Associates, 5/7 Alade Lawal Street (Opposite Anthony Police Station), Anthony Village, Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries, Call 08097876075 | 08132987824 | Add BB Pin 296CB9FD | E-mail twilliams@martwayne.com | Log on to their website
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Blend Events presents Enugu Edition 1
Blend Lifestyle Fair, a monthly trade fair, marketing, advertising and networking event, presents its first monthly shopping and food fair, Enugu Edition 1. Attendees will get to shop for lots of items including clothes, shoes, bags, dresses, food items and many more. Admission is free for all.
Date: Saturday 22nd September – Sunday 23rd September 2012
Time: From 12 Noon
Venue: Zodiac Hotels, Rangers Avenue, Independence Layout, Enugu
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GidiUp Studios presents The Lagos Music Salon
On Saturday, GidiUp Studios in collaboration with the Wheatbaker and Belvedere Vodka present the Lagos Music Salon featuring international jazz vocalist and songwriter, Somi. The event which promises to be a blast will also see performances by Bez and Temi Dollface and a percentage of proceeds will be donated to students at MUSON School of Music.
Date: Saturday 2nd September 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: Wheatbaker Hotel, 4 Onitolo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Ticket Price: Individual N 15,000 | Group N 12,000 – Call 08070708458 | 07031233757 | e-mail contactsomimusic.com
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Karaoke with Reminisce
This Sunday, the weekly event created by Pixie Dust PR – Karaoke with the Stars is back again and this time with Reminisce. Come and hangout with the music act as he performs some of his tracks at BheerHugz Cafe, Ikeja, Lagos. Admission is free for all.
Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: The BheerHugz Cafe, Ikeja City Mall, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos
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The 2012 Nigerian Entertainment & Lifestyle Awards
Join celebrities, industry leaders and dignitaries for an evening of fun, fashion, music, entertainment and glamour at the Nigerian Entertainment and Lifestyle Awards taking place this Saturday at NH Harrington Hotel, UK. Comperes of the night are Wisetola and Bidemi Alaran. To attend, e-mail info@nelawards.com | call 02071936733.
Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
Time: 6:30 PM – 11:30 PM
Venue: NH Harrington Hall Hotel, 5 -25 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4JW, UK
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High Street Fashion & Birthday Party
Nigerian model/Fashion designer, Isi Atagamen of Isi Atagamen Fashion Label, invites you to celebrate her “High Street Fashion & Birthday Party”. In celebration of her birthday, the fashion designer with support from the newest and finest club & bar in Lagos, N-Tyce present a celebration of impeccable, sleek and modern style.
The party will feature a spotlight runway show of top design pieces from IAFL collections, these pieces are a selection of elegant and easily accessible designs for the everyday woman, with top celebrities in attendance. To attend, RSVP by calling 08060022099.
Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
Time: 9 PM
Venue: N-Tyce Bar & Club, 1310 Karimu Kotun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
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Battle of the Make-Up Artists
This Sunday, 23rd September 2012, rising beauty brand Aesthetics Cosmetics will hold the first edition of the Battle of the Make-Up Artists (MUA’s) in Lagos. The Battle of MUA’s show will serve as a platform for all make-up artists (both professional and freelance make-up artists) to showcase their skills in a professional battle where the final contestants will compete for the chance to be the ultimate winner and cart away amazing prizes including $ 500, a year supply of beauty products and a 6 month mentorship program from the CEO of Aesthetics Cosmetics, Gbemisola Ogunyomi. To participate, simply send an e-mail to contact@aestheticsbeautyshop.com
Date: Sunday 23rd September 2012
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Watersworth Gallery Art Exhibition
Dont miss this special moment by Watersworth gallery as we bring Art to your neighbourhood. Catch the Art Exhibition by Watersworth Gallery this Sunday at Lamango Restaurant. Admission is free for all
Date: Sunday 23rd September 2012
Time: From 12 Noon
Venue: Lamango  Restaurant, 2 Adekunle Fajuyi Way Ikeja, Lagos
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Terra Kulture presents The Word On Stage
Head down to Terra Kulture for a fun day of drama presentation. It promises to be exciting.
Date: Sunday 23rd September 2012
Time: 3 PM & 6 PM
Venue: Terra Kulture, Plot 1376, Tiamiyu Savage,Off Ahmadu Bello Way,Victoria Island, Lagos
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Taruwa Clocks 5 on Positive Tuesday
The breeding hub for expression of talent, relaxation, and networking which started out as a little concept has over the years evolved into an immense experience and in celebration of its 5th anniversary, a special edition will hold this Tuesday themed Positive Tuesday.
Date: Tuesday 25th September 2012
Time: 6 PM
Venue: Bogobiri House, 9 Maitama Sule, Ikoyi, Lagos
Ticket Price: N 3000
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5 Comments on Events This Weekend
  • Omalichanwa September 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm

    Oh my. Can’t see any speed dates or mixers on the list. Hmmmm. When can and will we ever have a laid back yet mature event where working class/busy singles can mingle….???? Anyways, anyone interested in coming up with this type of event should please send me an email via omalichanwa@me . Thanks!

  • nino September 20, 2012 at 4:07 pm

    hahahahaah…omalichanwa i love ur suggestion….it will be fun times….that said i like the water for chocolate event….i shall go…and maybe meet omewhere special there

  • Brandigest September 20, 2012 at 7:05 pm

    Nino, I say Amen to that. I will be at Reefine on saturday, I have a serious business with them. Maybe be at Isi Atagamen becuase of my passion for high street fashion.
    If you want to know why you should trade mark your fashion brand click on http://www.brandigest.wordpress.com

  • Fre September 21, 2012 at 9:22 am

    Omg!!! Now I’m seeing smallie’s email(yetunde_…..@yahoo.com?)! Please make this stop.
    Mistakenly posted as smallie. Geez

  • Nems September 21, 2012 at 1:24 pm

    Wow these event are pretty cool! Sometimes I just love a lazy weekend. check these ideas that will guarantee you a great weekend alone or with company.http://anemistyle.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/9-funlazy-things-to-do-this-weekend.html

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