Weekend Outing


7 Arts Theatre

Much-publicised film The Gentleman, shot in Zimbabwe and South Africa, is set to premiere at the 7 Arts Theatre in Avondale, Harare on Saturday evening.

Urban groover, Stunner is billed to perform before the premiere. The whole cast, which features Munya Chidzonga, Presley Chweneyagae and Philip Chiyangwa, will be present at the event.

Andy Millar Hall

Chipaz Promotions will Friday night host “Zim’s Finest” gig featuring musicians, Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi, Alick “Cheso” Macheso, Tongai “Dhewa” Moyo, Sulumani “Sulu” Chimbetu and Winky D aka Muninja at the Andy Millar Hall.

Tony’s Nite Spot (Portugal Restaurant)

Located at corner Samora Machel Avenue and Eighth Street, Pensao is the place for party-loving clubbers. Every Friday all-female dance group the Blue Virgins show off their exotic dance routines.

This and every Saturday tune in for hard dancehall, lover’s rock, salsa and club vibes in “Caribbean Nights” with resident DJs Flow and Smooth.

Africa Unity Square

Winky D and Stunner will perform at the “Coca-Cola Pimped Up Ride” promotion launch on Saturday. The show will educate people on the promotion that will give away eight cars at a draw to be held next year. The event kicks off in the morning and entrance is free.

The Mannenberg

There will be an “Afro-rock-reggae Party 4” event Friday night featuring Mokoomba, Chikwata 263 and Mathias Julius.

Club Amnesia

Big Brother Amplified housemate Vimbai Mutinhiri will on Saturday evening celebrate the launch of her website and first appearance on a Zimbabwean magazine cover for Jewel Magazine. The event, dubbed “Pop Bottle” will be a night of glamour, style and allure. Top Zimbabwean models and international models are expected to grace the event. Tehn Diamond, Judgement Yard and DJ Flevah will entertain the audience.

Mzansi VIP Lounge

Located at the Kamfinsa shopping centre in Greendale, the newly opened lounge will tonight host a “Friday Friction” event with DJs Dee Vine, Ronnie Cool, Black Snizzle and Omar. They will be playing Old Skool classics and new hits. The event will be hosted by Dynamic Modelling Agency. On Saturday there will be a “Disturbia Party” with DJs TK Beatz, Smilez, Chill and the platinum DJs, Nice Tee and Jammie Cee.

Richwood Sports Club

Located at Meyrick Park shopping centre in Mabelreign, the sports club will host a “Hoza Friday” party Friday night. Power FM’s DJ Skwila, Keith Smooth and Frankie B will be on the decks. There will also be a braai party in the afternoon. On Saturday there will be a weekend special with Dr Zobha and DJ Skwila.

Kwa Mu-Joe

Located in Hatcliffe, the bar will on Saturday evening host Nicholas “Madzibaba” Zakaria. He will be supported by Ngosimbi Crew.

Borrowdale Racecourse

There will be a “Rock-Down-Harare Festival” featuring South African rock music band Holy and the Woods. Afro-fusion stars Mokoomba, among others, will also perform.

Lime Bar

Located at the Rolf Valley, the Lime Bar will on Friday night host the Ciroc Party. DJs T-Bass and P-Styles of Bass and Styles fame will be on the decks.

Wadzanai Cocktail Bar ( Shamva)

A sungura festival will be held on Saturday afternoon featuring Progress Chipfumo, Hosiah Chipanga, Allan Chimbetu, Kapfupi, Njerema Boys, Daiton Somanje, Olinda Marowa, Gift Amuli plus Morgan and Tendai Dembo.


Bulawayo Amphitheatre

This evening, popular South African musician Dan Tshanda performs with his group Matshikoz starting 9pm. On Saturday evening, he performs in Hwange before rounding up his tour at Vulindlela Beer Garden on Sunday.


Veteran disc jockey Otis “The Flow” Fraser launches his ’90s R&B, hip-hop and dancehall CD mix tape Friday night starting 7pm. Also featuring will be another veteran mixmaster, Kimble “Double K” Rogers, as well as Smoove.


On Saturday evening, join Andy Brown and Chiwoniso Maraire will “reunite” for a show that starts at 9pm.
Bambi Lounge (Rangemore)
Saturday evening, South Africa-based group, Ndolwane Super Sounds perform at the venue starting at 6pm. Dance group Exotic Rhumba Dancers will also feature.

Kudu Bar

The venue hosts a “Spring Beach Party” on Saturday starting at 4pm. 20 disc jockeys playing a selection of techno, trance, ragga, kwaito, deep and commercial house will take turns on turntables. There will be two dance floors, the dress code is beachwear and beach volleyball will be played.