Ignite The Night: Lebanon’s To Do List May 17th-21st

The weather is perfect…perfect for you to Ignite the Night! Check out these happening events around town and mark your calendars!

Beirut Boat Show 2012 May 17th to 20th at La Marina Dbayeh: Encompassing every element of the maritime lifestyle, Beirut Boat 2012, the 8th edition of the leading International and Super Yacht Show in Lebanon is this year’s ultimate boating, leisure and luxury event you simply can’t afford to miss. As one of the region’s most prestigious maritime shows of its kind with hundreds of exhibitors showcasing mega yachts and water sports to luxury and fashion- Beirut Boat Show is the best place to explore everything the boating and lifestyle world has to offer. Over 5 days, Beirut Boat 2012 offers a unique chance for global and regional leaders in the boating and lifestyle industry to showcase their products and services, meet and network with potential clients and decision- makers from across the region.


White Opening Night Thursday May 17th: Opening night of one of the hottest rooftops in Lebanon. You know what White is, See you all there!







Cherry On The Rooftop at Le Gray Hotel Thursday May 17th:  Situated on the rooftop of Le Gray in the heart of downtown Beirut, a fabulous night awaits you at Cherry on the Rooftop. Now that summer is back, at sunset, the Pool Lounge puts on its evening attire and gets ready to join Beirut’s nightlife, offering an incomparable experience for all your senses. An ultra lounge experience with fabulous music, innovative drinks and platters to share where you can take in breathtaking views of the city and its surroundings.




Live Band Thursday at Sepia May 17th: Come enjoy live music, dinner, dinks and more at this happening pub on the Gemmayzeh stairs.











Disco House 54 at Whisky Mist Thursday May 17th: Get out your sequin dresses, dust off those flared trousers and once again don that Gold Medallion as we take you back to “Disco Inferno”. Boogie down to hits from the Bee Gee’s, Earth Wind and Fire and The Jackson’s as we transform our venue to relive those Studio 54 moments… A decade that you will never forget! BLAME IT ON THE BOOGIE!





Saltimbanco Cirque Du Soleil Friday May 18th at Forum de Beyrouth: A must see show. One of Cirque du Soleils longest running shows. A truly stunning performance.











Full Moon Fridays at Whisky Mist Friday May 18th: Join us every Friday as we transform the Mist into a neon wonderland of spectacular proportion with influences from Thailand’s most infamous parties. Get ready for a night you will never forget! Entertainment on the night will consist of live percussion, UV tattoo artist and of course our very own Whisky Mist dancers putting on a great show. Music Policy: Funky House/ R’n’B/ Dirty PoP.




Open Air Party at Sporting Club Beach Beirut Saturday May 19th: The French Institute & C U NXT SAT bring you CHLOE (Paris) supported by a versatile line-up of DJs, all in one evening, under the stars, by the sea. Line-up: 10pm – 12am | THE BCE | Indie, NuDisco 12am – 1am | KITCHEN CROWD | Deep House 1am – 3am | CHLOE (Paris) | House 3am – 6am | JADE | Good Morning Music.



Re-Shuffled at Whisky Mist Saturday May 19th:  The ultimate clash of decks, glamour and sensations featuring DJ Pierre spinning the latest commercial house, funky hip hop and R&B till the wee hours of the morning!





Sunday Lunch at Indigo at Le Gray Sunday May 20th: A wonderful Sunday lunch is available every week at Indigo on the Roof and is a great opportunity to catch up with family and friends. There is a superb a la carte and set menu to choose from which features creative specials, a delectable paella which is made using a secret Spanish recipe, delicious seafood dishes as well as sushi and sashimi platters. Finish with a sweet treat from the irresistible dessert menu. With stunning views of Beirut, the restaurant’s beautiful rooftop terrace is the perfect place to spend an indulgent afternoon.






Speed Dating at Rococo Sunday May 20th: Single and ready to mingle? Great! Head over to the Rococo for the speed dating event at the Gastro Bar.