Blue Marlin’s Burning Beach party returns for one final time just ahead of Halloween. The day-to-night event promises electric festival vibes, unbelievable music and a buzzing beach that serves as a psychedelic playground. Joseph Capriati and Mind Against will headline, alongside stellar local talents including Frederick Stone and Michka. It’s free entry before 4pm and Dhs150 after.
Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, Golden Tulip Al Jazira Hotels and Resort, Ghantoot, Exit 399, Sheikh Zayed Road, 1pm to 11pm, Friday October 25, Dhs150 after 4pm. bluemarlinibiza-uae.com
Toy Room DXB are coming over all creepy on October 31 and November 1 with two ‘Stranger Things’ themed bashes, aptly named ‘Stranger Frank’. You’re invited to don your craziest fancy dress outfits, from 80s garb to the scariest monsters. Junior J will be on the decks on the Thursday and Friday November 1 will see DJ Flipp’Slide blasting the tunes. It’s free entry for girls on both nights.
Toy Room DXB, Al Meydan Road Meydan Racecoursed, Grandstan, Dubai, 11pm to 4am, October 31 and November 1, free entry for girls. Tel: (052) 463 3338. toyroomdxb.com
Popular party spot, La Carnita are putting truc tiep bong da their own Mexican twist on Halloween, turning the bar into a ‘Dia De Los Muertos’ town, with a vampire party on Thursday night and a “Day of the Dead” themed version of their famous Secret Parties brunch on the Friday. Make sure you dress to impress, as the best costume will win a bar tab worth Dhs1,000. Just make sure you tag @lacarnita_dxb or cartel.dxb to win.
La Carnita, Intercontinental Dubai Marina, Dubai, 5pm, Thursday Oct 31, free entry, 1pm to 4pm, Friday Nov 1, Dhs299 soft, Dhs399 house. secret-parties.com