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Things To Do in Lagos This Weekend

The year is coming to an end and that means more things to do in the city of Lagos, more festivities and lots of food.

Here is a list of things to do in Lagos this weekend.

DAY TIME/EXHIBITIONS


GET Arena and Chef Fregz present The Chef Fregz @ GET Special

Join Chef Fregz this Saturday for a delicious experience.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 11 AM
Venue: Get Arena, near Four Points Hotel, Oniru, Lagos

Eyo Festival

One of the biggest festivals in Nigeria, Eyo festival will hold in Lagos tommorow 26th November ,2011.Eyo Festival, the biggest festival in Lagos state is being staged in honour of the late Pa Yesufu Abiodun Oniru, at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS.
The Lagos state Commissioner for Transportation, Comrade Kayode Opeifa has disclosed that between the hours of 6 a.m. and 7p.m. tomorrow, there will be traffic restrictions on some of the routes on the Island.

From Third Mainland Bridge, exit to Adeniji/Adele Rd. to Idumagbo, exit to Bamgbose/Lafiaji through Simpson St., will be blocked for traffic

The Obalende/Five Cowrie Bridge to Onikan Roundabout from Obalende would be closed to traffic during the period

Vehicular movement to Tafawa Balewa Square through Onikan Roundabout and exit to Force Rd., from Onikan /Obalende Bridge/Five Cowrie Bridge would be restricted.

For motorists going to TBS through Carter Bridge, the road into Idumota/Ereko/Nnandi Azikwe st., would be blocked at the top of Idumagbo Bridge.

Avoid these areas if you will not be attending the events. DO NOT TAKE VALUABLES TO THIS EVENT, KEEP YOUR DRESSING AS CASUAL AND COMFORTABLE AS POSSIBLE.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 11 AM – 6 PM
Venue: Chelis Education Group, 3 Remilekun Street, Off Ogunlana Drive, Surulere, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries Call Protected content Protected content E-mail Protected content | Check out their Facebook Page | Log on to their Website

BUSINESS/EDUCATION/EXHIBITIONS

Registration for Protected content into UK Institutions

Register with Chelis Education Consult for admission into UK Institutions in January Protected content who enroll will be entitled to a super discount of £2,000 from their tuition fee.All attendees are expected to come with their credentials.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
Venue: Chelis Education Group, 3 Remilekun Street, Off Ogunlana Drive, Surulere, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries Call Protected content Protected content E-mail Protected content | Check out their Facebook Page | Log on to their Website

Blings by PA Discovery Day (A company that bejewels/bedazzles Clothing and Accessories)

You are cordially invited to attend the Blings by PA Discovery Day, where you can find out more about their products, services and reseller programmes.You have to register with N 2,500.

Date: Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 1 PM – 6 PM
Venue: Saturday – Diamond School , Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos | Sunday – One Stop Celebration, 11 Aba Johnston Crescent Harmony Enclave off Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja, Lagos
Contact: For more information on any aspect of Blings by PA E-mail Protected content | Protected content | Protected content | Call Protected content Protected content Protected content Protected content
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Book n Gauge 6

The sixth edition of Book n Gauge is scheduled to hold this Saturday. Two amazing writers and three performers are going to attend. Attendees who bring at least 5 friends and come early get a free book. Review the authors books and get an insight into their process and what inspires their writing.

Featuring: Ayodele Argbabu, Ebi Akpeti, D Tone, Aramide and Femi Kayode.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 2 PM – 5 PM
Venue: Debonair Bookstore, 294, Herbert Macaulay Way, Sabo, Yaba, Lagos

BOOK SIGNING/PRODUCT LAUNCH

London Life Lagos Living Book Reading

Bobo Omotayo will be read from his book “London Life Lagos Living” this Friday.The book is a collection of short Lagos-Life observations turned stories and it’s a must buy for every one Living in Lagos. Admission to the book reading is free for all to attend. To order for this book Call Protected content send an E-mail to Protected content

Date: Friday 25th November Protected content
Time: 6 PM
Venue: The Life House, 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Younis Bashorun Street, Off Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

Mrein Lifestyle Store 5th Anniversary

This Friday, Mrein Store will mark it’s 5th anniversary and launch a set of new products.There will be a fashion show by reputable fashion designers and entertainment provided by some of Nigeria’s finest music acts. Mrein will give out fantastic goodie bags to all those who attend.

Date: Friday 25th November Protected content
Time: 6: 30 PM
Venue: Victoria Crown Plaza Hotel, 292B Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

In Conversation with Tam Fiofori

Award winning photographer, writer and film maker Tam Fiofori will be at The Life House to share excerpts of his iconic books – Protected content A peep into history and culture and A Benin Coronation: Oba Erediauwa.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 6 PM
Venue: The Life House, 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Younis Bashorun Street, Off Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Protected content E-mail Protected content

RED CARPET/ FASHION AND BEAUTY SHOWS


Lagos Style Week

One of November’s anticipated fashion show – Lagos Style Week is just around the corner. The show will serve as a platform for new budding designers to showcase their creative pieces. Minnie, Dotun of Cool Fm, Cassie, Stephanie Noni of Cool FM and Tomi are scheduled to attend.

Date: Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: Saturday – 3 PM – 8:30 PM | Sunday – 4 PM – 9:30 PM
Venue: The Incubator, City of David Church Road, Dideolu Estate, Oniru, off Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island, Lagos
Ticket Price: Regular – N Protected content Ticket) | VIP – N10, Protected content to test drive a Porsche car for a day)
Ticket Locations: Genesis Deluxe Cinemas at The Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos | Casabella at The Palms Shopping Mall, Lekki, Lagos | At the venue | E-mail Protected content
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Protected content Protected content Protected content

Face of Sleek Nigeria Protected content

This Sunday will see a lucky lady crowned ‘Face Of Sleek Nigeria Protected content and ambassador of Sleek Studio. The host of the show is Mai Atafo. There will be lots of side attractions like performances by Wiz Kid and Tiwa Savage, a fashion show by Sleek Models, comedic performances, dance routines and surprise performers from the U.K.

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 5 PM – 10:30 PM
Venue: Harbour Point, 4 Wilmot Point Close, Off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos
Ticket Price: N 10,000 | N 15,000 for 2
Ticket Locations: Sleek Island Studio, 64B Anifowoshe Street, Victoria Island, Lagos | Sleek Mainland Studio, 17 Calacutta Crescent Apapa, Lagos | Mobos Stores – 52 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos | KM20 Lekki Epe Expressway By Total Gas State, Lagos | Mobos at The Palms, Lekki | Mopheth Pharmacy,9B Adeola Odeku street , Victoria Island, Lagos | His & Hers E-Centre, Yaba, Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Protected content Protected content Protected content E-mail Protected content

CONCERTS/NIGHTLIFE/STAND UP COMEDY

The 2nd Annual Lagos Jazz Series

Lagos Jazz Series is finally here! Performers at this year’s Jazz Series include Hugh Masekela, Mourie Louden, Cobhams Asuquo, Efya, Tiwa Savage, Bez, Keziah Jones, Sesu, Diana Bada and a host of other surprise artistes.

Date: Thursday 24th November – Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: Thursday – 7 PM | Friday – 7 PM | Saturday – 8 PM | Sunday – 2 PM
Venue: Thursday-Four Points by Sheraton,Plot 9/10, Block 2, Oniru Chieftaincy Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos | Friday-The Moorhouse Hotel, 1 Bankole Oki Street, Ikoyi, Lagos | Saturday- The Lagos Motor Boat Club, 28 Awolowo Road Ikoyi, Lagos | Sunday-Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info and ticket prices Call Protected content E-mail Protected content | Check out their Facebook Page
Ticket Price: Thursday – Free for all | Friday – N10,000 | Saturday- N15,000 | Sunday- N 2,500
Ticket Locations: The Moore House Hotel, 1 Bankole Oki Street, Ikoyi, Lagos | Jazzhole, Protected content Road, Ikoyi, Lagos

Lagos Style Week Pre-Party

To kick start the Protected content Style Week, a pre-party has been organized. This party will also feature a lingerie collection display by CS Luxury Lingerie.Admission is free for all but you have to RSVP by Calling Protected content Protected content via E-mail Protected content

Date: Thursday 24th November Protected content
Time: 8 PM
Venue: Troy lounge , 4 Lekki Road Beside Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos

Laffs n Jamz November Edition

This editon of Laffs n’ Jamz will be hosted by the hilarious Yaw and features a star studded comedic and musical line-up. Some of the funny men that’ll make you laugh on that day are Basketmouth, Julius Agwu, Bovi, Gordons, Buchi, Akpororo, Benjy D Joke and many others and to keep the house interesting with non-stop musical performances are eLDee, Oritse Femi, K-Mos, Davido, Orezi, Six Foot Plus, Jafextra and DJ Jimmy Jatt.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 6 PM
Venue: Ember Creek, Awolowo Road (Between the Lagos Motor Boat Club & DHL), Ikoyi, Lagos
Ticket Price: Regular N 3, Protected content VIP N 10, 000
Ticket Locations: Jevini Restaurant, Ember Creek | Ice cream Factory (Plot Protected content Omega Bank Avenue off Adeola Hopewell Street, Victoria Island, Lagos) | Diamond Bank branches at The Palms Shopping Mall & Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Contact: For more info & general enquiries please call Protected content Protected content Protected content

Deuces Lounge in conjunction with WFA presents Saturday Night; An Evening with International Killz

Nigerian acclaimed rapper Ikechukwu a.k.a Killz will be at Deuces Lounge this Saturday to perform some of his hit tracks.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 9 PM
Venue: Deuces Lounge, Chase Mall, 19 Ademola Adetokunbo Street, Victoria Island,Lagos

An Evening with the Troubadours

X- Media in conjuction with Swe Bar & Lounge presents An Evening with the Troubadours featuring Davido, Praiz, Cupa Stonce and Yemi Alade. This event is strictly by invitation but for a chance at attending send your full name and phone number to Protected content BB Pin 237BE0E4

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content
Time: 9 PM
Venue: Swe Bar & Lounge,2nd Floor Citymall Onikan, Lagos

An evening with Odia Ofeimun

Nigerian acclaimed poet, journalist and social critic Odia Ofeimun will read from a selection of his tremendous body of published poetry collections and essays this Sunday at the Life House.

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 6 PM
Venue: The Life House, 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Younis Bashorun Street, Off Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

SHOPPING

Lagos Style Week presents The Xpress Christmas Sales

Lagos Style Week’s Xpress Christmas Sales is a shopping event where you get 50% off every clothing item bought at this event.

Date: Saturday 26th November Protected content Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
Venue: The Incubator, City of David Church Road, Dideolu Estate, Oniru, off Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island, Lagos

Cherries Open House Exhibition

Cherries, an online gift store that retails dinner ware, decorative accessories, kitchen utensils and gadgets and so much more cordially invites you to their open house exhibition. The organizers promise to pamper every attendee with excellent customer service throughout the day. Be sure to attend for an opportunity to discover and purchase high quality contemporary home accessories.

Date: Saturday 26th – Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 11 AM – 6 PM Daily
Venue: Whitespace, 58 Raymond Njoku Street, Off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
Contact: For more info, general enquiries and for purchases Call Protected content Protected content E-mail Protected content | Log on to their Website

LPM (Le Petite Marche) November

The November edition of LPM (Le Petite Marche) is on Sunday. The Monthly market is here again, with everything you need. Come with friends and family for the fabulous shopping experience.

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 12 Noon – 7 PM
Venue: GET Arena, Opposite Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos

Viv La Resistance End Of Season Sale

Fashion house Viv La Resistance will be holding its end of the season sale this Sunday @ Le Petit Marche with up to 50% off on all items including pieces from the Lucinda Lace R-T-W collection. Sales continues at their store – The Resistance Headquarters, 17a Furo Ezimora Street Lekki Phase 1,lagos till the 3rd of December, Protected content

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 12 Noon – 7 PM
Venue: GET Arena, Opposite Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Protected content E-mail Protected content

Kidz Kloset

Get the best for your children this holiday season at Kidz Kloset shop.There will be lots of fun for kids like face painting and giveaways.

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content
Time: 12 Noon – 6 PM
Venue: 9 A Oko Awo Street( In House of Tara) Opp Laterna Bookshop, Victoria Island, Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Protected content

Fabuloucity Tea Party

This Sunday, the city of Lagos will see yet another edition of the Fabuloucity Tea Party where you will get the very best of clothes, shoes and accessories at fantastic prices while enjoying finger foods, cocktails and great music.

Date: Sunday 27th November Protected content .
Time: 1 PM – 7 PM
Venue: Road Runners Lounge, Ibikunle Street, off University Road (near Unilag front gate), Yaba, Lagos
Contact: For more info and general enquiries Call Remi on Protected content Call Tomi on Protected content E-mail Protected content | Check out their Facebook Page

I am in no way affiliated with these events. I am just giving you ideas on things to do. Have a great fun filled weekend!!!

Lagos Forum