Concours d’Elegance and 18 other must attend weekend gigs

A Vintage Car at the Concours D'Elegance at Ngong Race Course. [Photo: Wilberforce Okwiri]

The 2019 Concours d’Elegance presents the Afromotive Edition, a celebration of the history of vintage vehicles and Kenya at Ngong racecourse this Sunday. The theme invites car enthusiasts and fun lovers alike to indulge with the machines and a little of history, using metal and bold African prints. Charges are Sh1,200 for adults and Sh600 children. 

Masauti at Club da Place for Kikao Sunday       

Are you set for a thriller weekend full of action? Look no further. The Friday Fusion is back at Club da Place tonight with DJ Daggy holding the decks at the Mamboleo, Kisumu, spot. Tomorrow is the Ultimate Saturday night with Kisumu’s finest VJ Slim while Sunday will have the popular Kikao Sunday with singer Masauti as the guest star. As the star entertains, the Kikao Sunday will see customers get free ‘mbuzi’ and ‘kuku choma’ as well as free chasers for all bottles of whiskey purchased. Every Thursday is ‘Thirsty Night’ with your Karaoke girl Jennipher Igena. Indulge responsibly. 

Naiboi, Sailors, DJ Shiti for Mr and Miss KCAU

The annual Mr and Miss KCA University goes down tonight with top entertainers set to grace the stage in what promises to be a night of pomp and glamour. The event which is a culmination of the annual cultural week will take place at the KCA University main grounds. Set to thrill is Naiboi, DJ Shiti, Sailors as well as deejays Lyta and Mavela. The event has been powered by Pulse magazine.

Groove at Level 7 Lounge

Level 7 Lounge, at NextGen Mall, kicks off the weekend on a high note with the Friday Fever Jam taking place tonight. The party starts with a hip-hop throw-down of Old School to New School jams. You can also catch up with the new Premier League season. Tomorrow is Saturday Night Live and Sunday is the Ultimate Sunday jam.  

Ethic at Luxx

One of Donholm’s hottest joint, Luxx (formerly Chomabase Club) hosts its signature Sato Heat party with tomorrow’s edition featuring the Odi sounds of Ethic Entertainment alongside DJs Dtrix and Strauss. 

Ethic [Photo: Courtesy]

Bee, Vera at Horsemen

This and every Wednesday, enjoy ladies’ night at the Four Horsemen Bar, Grill and Lounge on Langata road with DJs Bee, Vera and Mist on the decks. 


The K1 Flea Market and Sol Generation collaboration continues this weekend at K1 Klubhouse featuring performances from DJs Hypnotiq, CNG the DJ, the Untamed Band and Sol Generation and amazing day of interactive activities and shopping.

Boombox at Alchemist

Concert party series Boombox goes down tonight and every Friday at the Alchemist in Westlands. Tonight’s edition features performances from DJs Mix Master Lenny, Slick, Casche, Lizbon and MC Point Blank.

Party goes to Club da Palace, Wamunyu

Looking for a nice out-of-town plot this weekend? Well, the new Club da Palace in Wamunyu town in Machakos is the hot spot to be at. Hosting top musicians and DJs, the Kitui highway one-stop entertainment joint welcomes you tonight and tomorrow. There will be lots of African cuisines to sample as well as safe parking. The party kicks off at 8 pm and goes on till dawn. 

Get your groove on at Woodstock Club

What a better way to celebrate the weekend than to head to Athi River town’s best entertainment spot Woodstock Club and Lounge, right inside Makadara - also known as Kwa Oscar - tonight and tomorrow for the best of entertainment and refreshing times. The joint will be playing the best of hip-hop, R&B and African fusion all weekend with enticing prices for your favourite drink. 

Tusker Oktoba Fest

Next weekend at the Ngong racecourses and in marking the celebration of the popular Munich Oktoberfest, Tusker beer brand kicks off the first-ever OktobaBeer Festival; a two-day affair that will have a Kenyan entertainment line-up of 39 acts among them Khaligraph Jones, Sauti Sol, Nyashinksi, Jua Cali, Fena, The Kansoul, Bensoul, Nadia Mukami, Sailors, Ethic, Ochunglo Family and H_Art the band complemented with beer pairings, food, sports and music. Charges are Sh1,000. Indulge responsibly. 

Ochunglo Family [Photo: Courtesy]

Atemi, Jalang’o for Afro Jazz

Taurus Events presents the Afro Jazz concert series featuring performances from the soulful Atemi, Tetu Shani, Trina Mungai, Ivlyn Mutua, Jalang’o and Zambia’s Wezi at the Waterfront tomorrow. Charges are Sh3,000. 

The Brazil Film Fest

Indulge in both classic and modern Brazilian films screened in their original version with English subtitles at Alliance Française this weekend. Entry is free. 

Churchill in Eldoret

The popular Laugh Industry’s comedy show, Churchill Live with top comedian Churchill, continues its nationwide tour with the show pitching camp at Eldoret Sports Club tomorrow. Plenty of music, food, drinks and laughter in store for the humour lovers. Charges are Sh500 for students, Sh1,000 regular and Sh2,000 VIP. 

Chipukeezy Comedy Show

Media personality and comedian Chipukeezy presents the third edition of his signature Chipukeezy Comedy Show at Nairobi cinema tonight.

Chipukeezy [Photo: Courtesy]

The show features fast-rising acts namely Mourine, But Why, Tipsy, Mkwasi Papa, Maketh, Kinuthia the Hwaker, Ududu, Vanillar, Nyokafi and Koima among others. Entry is Sh300. 

Stars for ‘Breathe II’

Professional theatre outfit, Back to Basics, presents Breathe II from the multi-award winner Jackson Biko and directed by Nick Ndeda at Muthaiga Country Club tonight. The play will see the stage transformed into a hospital, airport, forest and roadside starring Mwikali Mary, Ian Mbugua, Linda Milimu, Brian Ogola, Wanjiku Mburu, Bruce Makau, Wambui Murimi and Wakio Mzenge as they breathe life into Biko’s stories. Charges are from Sh3,000. 

Crème, Steno to bridge the Bourbon

One of Thika road’s popular joints, Bourbon Bridge (formerly Natives), presents the Singleton night tonight with producer and decks master Crème de la Crème as the headline act. He will be on the wheels of steel with Brian the DJ and Lordwin. The party continues tomorrow night as DJ Steno takes over with the William Lawson’s Highlander tour party. Indulge responsibly. 

Stylez, G-Money at Milan

Catch seasoned turntablist Stylez alongside G-Money at one of the newest hangout joints, Milan in Westlands, as they thrill fans with a different flow of mixes this and every Thursday. 

Protégé at Taurus

Protégé [Photo: Courtesy]

Catch the decksman Protégé as he thrills fans at Taurus Lounge in Buru Buru shopping mall tomorrow night. He will share the decks with Bellz and DVJ Wal. 

Talanta Mtaani Auditions

It’s all systems go for the fourth season of the nationwide talent search show that is Talanta Mtaani. The platform showcases the talent and aims to train the contestants through its PIMA training program where participants sharpen their wits on life skills and education. The Kiambu County - Thika auditions go down at the Blue Post hotel tomorrow.