New Week, New Month

Just as we were settling into January and getting a hang of the brand new year, the calendar has turned to the month of February – albeit on a leisurely weekend note with a lineup of exciting events and colourful parties


New Week, New MonthPaint with Me

When: February 1, 9am

Where: Sununu Muscat, 7th villa after Mars Supermarket 18th November Street

Come and paint your own furniture and other home projects under the guidance of a trained professional. You will have access to a full choice of Chalk Paint™ colours, waxes and other materials. Share the workshop space with other creative people while listening to music and exploring the wonders of Annie Sloan’s decorative paint, Chalk Paint™.


New Week, New MonthBarbeque Nation Oman – Grand Opening at Ibri

When: February 1, 9am

Where: Ibri

Grand Opening of Barbeque Nation, Oman’s popular multi-cuisine restaurant, in Ibri


New Week, New MonthThe Boxtones Band Live in Muscat

When: February 1, 6:30pm

Where: Grand Hyatt Muscat

The Boxtones Band is coming from Dubai to Muscat. The Boxtones were proclaimed ‘Best Dubai Act’ at the Time Out Music & Nightlife Awards 2017, as well as ‘Best Local Band/Act’ at the Hype Music & Nightlife Awards 2017 and the Time Out Awards in Dubai for best gig of 2017.

The Best of Classical Arab Songs

When: February 1, 7pm

Where: ROHM

The Royal Opera House Muscat will pay tribute to the musical heritage of Arab World with a unique concert titled, ‘The Best of Classical Arab Songs’. New Week, New MonthThis beautiful concert will be led by two remarkable singers, Ali Al Haggar, one of the greatest interpreters from Egypt’s Tarab School, specialising in Maqam and traditional rhythms; and Jahida Wehbe, a famous Lebanese singer with a powerful voice that captures the hearts of listeners. With new arrangements for orchestra, Al Haggar and Wehbe will sing evocative songs made popular by an array of great twentieth-century Arab composers and singers, including among others, Sayyid Darwish, Um Kulthum, Warda, Asmahan, Abdel Wahab, Fairouz, and Layla Murad. The orchestral accompaniment is by a traditional small music ensemble as well as by the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra.


New Week, New MonthBeats of East Africa

When: February 1, 7pm

Where: Hotel InterContinental Muscat

Come along and dance to the beats of East African Music featuring Kayamba Africa at this high voltage party.


New Week, New MonthDJ Teddy

When: February 1, 9pm

Where: Grand Hyatt Muscat

Get set to rock the night away with DJ Teddy at Grand Hyatt.


Just Dizle Live in MuscatNew Week, New Month

When: February 1, 10pm

Where: On The Rocks Muscat

Get ready for Just Dizle… He has remained a fixture across platforms, rocking sets on TV, radio and in clubs. Just Dizle has worked with leading brands across the globe DJing exclusive events, private parties and celebrity functions.

New Week, New MonthJebel Shams Via Ferrata

When: February 2, 6am

Where: twenty3 extreme

Experience an exhilarating climb up the top 200m cliffs of Oman’s highest mountain – Jebel Shams. The climb is open to all who have a reasonable fitness level. The trip features internationally certified instructors, top of the range technical and safety gear and includes water and soft drinks.

New Week, New MonthBSM Table Top Sale

When: February 2, 8am

Where: British School Muscat

It is time to go shopping at the ‘Table Top Sale’ in British School Muscat’s undercover car park.
Entry: 500bz per adult, children free

GuruNada Samarpanam – a Percussive Consonance of Rhythms

When: February 2, 8pm

Where: Sheraton Oman Hotel

Enjoy an evening of live music with the great maestro Padma Bhushan Sri Vikku Vinayakram and his star ensemble. New Week, New MonthPadma Bhushan Sri Vikku Vinayakram has created music that is eternal; it is a body of work for generations to take inspiration from. His contribution to the world of music is unequalled. With several highly coveted national accolades, he is also the recipient of Grammy Award.
Sri U Rajesh, who has several acclaimed works and worked with John McLaughlin on a Grammy nominated album ‘Floating Point’, will feature on Mandolin. He brings to the stage a musical heritage that traces its lineage to his brother, the late great mandolin maestro, Sri U Srinivas.

New Week, New MonthLiquid Nation Roof Top Party at Park Inn

When: February 2, 8pm

Where: Park Inn by Radisson Muscat

Join the party at Park Inn, which has turned its outdoor rooftop dance floor into a wild setup. A big line-up of handpicked artists will be mixing and spinning the tunes from the patio to deliver music that you truly deserve.

New Week, New MonthOasis Night

When: February 2, 9pm

Where: Rumba Lattina

Oasis night at Rumba Lattina with the coolest DJ in town – @deejay.ab, and the hottest belly dancer in town – @toniaburrows.



New Week, New MonthStand up paddling tour in Bandar Khairan

When: February 3, 9am

Where: Watersport Oman

Enjoy a guided half day paddle tour to stunning Bandar Khairan.


New Week, New MonthSOTC’s Summer Holiday Bazaar

When: February 3, 10am

Where: Khimji’s House of Travel

Welcome to SOTC’s Holiday Bazaar. Come along and browse through your favourite holiday destinations and avail exciting discounts.


New Week, New MonthFoundation yoga course

When: February 3, 10:30am

Where: Yoga Shaala, Al Assala Towers

Learn the basics and fundamentals of yoga practice in a systematic way. Understand the ‘what’, ‘why’ and ‘how’ of yoga practice at this certificate course for beginners.


New Week, New MonthQanadeel Camp

When: February 3, 10:30pm

Where: Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa

Qanadeel Camp is an exciting dining experience. It offers a wide selection of authentic Omani dishes, traditional live entertainment and presents a souq, in a chilled out beach setting decorated with vintage lanterns and Bedouin-style tents.

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