SUMMER ESCAPE - TOP 10

Posted Wednesday, 07 June 2017

Indoor Antics

Summer’s Here! But with it comes a dash of the heavy Lagos rain.  No need to go stir crazy though. Here are some fun indoor activities to keep going and get you through the season.

 

  1. Book Clubs

Sunshine Book Club

Try The Sunshine Book Club for book enthusiasts, writers and creatives alike, this is a platform for you to experience reading as a form of art, network and discuss works by African authors. You can even turn up to their monthly meetings every last Saturday of the month if you haven’t read the book.

 

Quintessence, Parkview Estate, Ikoyi

thatreofsunshine@gmail.com

@thesunshinebookclub

  1. Wine Tasting

Luxeria Daytime Wine Bar

Enjoy a glass of wine alone or a bottle with friends because Luxeria has made daytime drinking a lot easier. With their Daytime Wine bar and their great selection of wines, you have a warm atmosphere for business meetings, a hangout or just a time out during or after work hours.

 

16 Akin Adesola Street, Victoria Island

info@luxeria.ng

08088480039

  1. Cooking Class

Studio One K with Chef Eros

Fancy learning from the pros? Try a hands on cooking class in the exclusive Studio One Kitchen with Chef Eros. Discover the secrets of his traditional & international cuisines with unique twists in every treat. Go individually or in a group(4-12) even as a team building event. Go hungry as you set to indulge in your creation.


 

  1. Karaoke

Shaunz Bar & Lounge

If you’d like a good old singalong with your friends, family, colleagues or even if you just fancy a break from the singing in the shower, head down to Shaunz Bar for a fun night with the microphone. Choose from a vast selection of songs and get the party started.

 

27 Sanusi Fafunwa Street, Victoria Island

contact@shaunzbar.com

@shaunz_karaoke

07089253344, 08038077536

  1. Open Mic Night

Bogobiri House

Thursday nights at are like not other at Bogobiri House. Experience the live and raw talent at the open mic night. From music to poetry and spoken word, in this fun and vibrant afrocentric setting, you’ll be sure to leave inspired and possibly even pitch in.

 

9, Maitama Sule Street, off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi

info@bogobiri.com

@bogobirihouse

07068176454

  1. Casino

Federal Palace Casino

If you are feeling a bit lucky why don’t you head down to the Casino at Federal Palace. Pull up a chair to your favourite game at their numerous games tables or try your luck at the slots. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the party doesn't stop till you do.

 

6-8 Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island

012779000


 

  1. Gaming

Hitbox Gaming Lounge

For all you gamers out there, step into the Hitt Gaming Lounge and meet your fellow gamers. From board games to snooker tables and a huge selection of console games, single player and multi-player across different networks and platforms, you are bound to find your game!

 

Leisure Mall, Adeniran Ogunsanya, Street, Surulere

@hitboxgames

08054845144


 

  1. Film

Film Sundays

Catch a screening of mostly independent films with interesting, controversial and enlightening topics and engaging plots with which the Nigerian audience can relate. These screenings usually spark conversations and discussions about different societal issues that  ‘mainstream movies’ are inclined to steer clear of.

 

Stranger Lagos, No. 3 Hakeem Dickeson Lekki Phase 1

07068893696

  1. Theatre

Terra Kulture Theatre

From musicals to drama and dance performances, the Terra Kulture Theatre has it all.  They host several performances and stage productions and even  put on a few of their own and you are bound to catch a show every Sunday throughout the year.

 

Plot 1376, tiamiyu Savage, off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island

info@terrakulture.com

@terrakulture

012700588

  1. Paint Party

 

Paint the Night Africa/Art Splash Studio

Feeling a bit creative? Unleash your inner Picasso at a Paint the Night Africa or Art Splash Studio paint party. Spend a couple of hours creating a masterpiece while sipping on some cocktails and socialising with some cool people in a popular restaurant. They provide the supplies you bring the fun vibes!

 

@ptnafrica

ptnafrica@gmail.com

08181377439, 08160656051

 

@artsplashstudio

info@artsplashstudio.com

09099449754


 

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