What’s Popping This Weekend!

Hello lovelies, it’s another weekend and as always, we are back with another super-packed edition of ‘What’s Popping This Weekend!’ where we serve you the juice on events around you.

Scroll down to see what’s popping around you!

Wed Expo Lagos!

1. Wed Expo Lagos

Entry is Free!!!

Nigeria’s largest wedding exhibition is back again.

Date: Friday, April 7th– Sunday April 9th, 2017.

Time: 12am

Venue: Balmoral Convention Center, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos.


Raise an Awareness About Child Amputees | Attend ‘Out On a Limb’
2. out on a limb

Entry is Free!!!

Out on a Limb is designed to raise awareness about child amputees and the need to adequately care for them. The overall objectives of the event is to create awareness and increase knowledge about child amputees in different communities; and also to raise fund to provide prosthesis limb for 30 children. It is organized by Irede Foundation.

Be a part of history in 2017, join us the walk to put smiles on the faces of child Amputees.

Date: Saturday, April 8th 2017

Time: 7am – 10am

Venue: YMCA Building, beside Mobil Filling Station, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos.


African Designers Mall Fashion Clearance Pop Up

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Entry is Free!!!

African Designers Mall is set to blow your mind this weekend, as they host all fashionistas and lovers of everything fashion at the 15:15 fashion clearance pop up

Date: Saturday, 8th and Sunday 9th April 2017.

Time: 10am

Venue: 237 Kofo Abayomi Victoria Island, Lagos

RSVP: Call:  09082067169 to win a movie ticket at Genesis Cinemas Lekki


Turning Passion into Profit By Lyricash Business Seminar

4. Lyricash business seminar

Turning passion into profit by Lyricash is a business seminar that will feature discussions and insights by entertainment industry practitioners. Topics to be discussed include: Investment Opportunity for financial prosperity, New Entertainment cash business opportunities, Social Network Community Program.

Speakers: Moses Rotimi (Lyricash business manager)/Pheelz Mr.Producer (Lyricash Ambassador)

Date: Saturday, April 8th 2017.

Time: 10 am -6pm

Venue: Gabriel Akinmade Taylor Plaza, Allen Avenue, Ikeja.

For more information and seat reservations, call 07030305986


Mastering Creative Direction + Fashion Styling

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The Assembly presents Mastering Creative Direction + Fashion Styling with some of Nigeria’s seasoned talent in fashion.

Date: Saturday, April 8th, 2017.

Time: 11am

Venue: 58, Raymond Njoku, Ikoyi, Lagos.

For registration, click here! 


Celebrating Milestones with Miss Vimbai

6. Vimbai

Strictly by Invitation!!!

Vimbai Mutinhiri is a TV presenter, model and actress. She was one of the house mates on Big Brother Amplified in 2011 and has gone on to host several events, including the AMVCA. She will be hosting a brunch event, “celebrating milestones” with celebrity guests in partnership with Belaire.

Date: Saturday, April 8th, 2017.

Time: 11am

Venue: 1089 ADRESS, 3 Agoro Odiyan (1089 Adeola Odeku)


Waffle Haus has teamed up with Cafe Neo as Food Pop Up Launches in Lagos

7. Waffle Haus Cafe Neo Entry is Free!!!

Waffle Haus has teamed up with Cafe Neo to deliver a new weekly concept! This weekly pop-up event is a chance for customers to relax in a warm and inviting space. Neo enthusiasts can take delight in their favourite beverages and try the new authentic handcrafted Belgian Waffles. Now, people can get a taste of decadent Belgian Waffles with a variety of sweet toppings, and we will also be launching our savoury waffles in the coming months.

Date: Saturday, April 8th & Sunday April 9th 2017.

Time: 10am-4pm

Venue: The Pop-Up store is opened from April 8th every weekend: Saturdays @ Cafe Neo Lekki and Sundays @ Cafe Neo GRA Ikeja.


Frankie & Co Spring Fling Party

8. Frankie & Co Spring Fling Party

Entry is Free!!!

Retailer Grey Velvet’s in-house line “Frankie & Co.” is having a spring “fling” shopping party.

Date: Saturday, April 8th, 2017.

Time: 12-6pm

Venue: Grey Velvet Store, Centro Mall, Admiralty Way, Lekki.


“Lotanna” Movie Premiere


Strictly by Invitation!!!

Get your old school 70s gear ready for the premiere of one of the biggest movies of the year “Lotanna”. The movie features an all star cast including – Chris Okagbue, Chris Attoh, Jide Kosoko, Liz Benson Ameye, Keturah King, Victor Olaotan, Meg Otanwa (AMVCA Best Actress in a drama series, Hush) and Bimbo Michael, amongst others. It is produced and executive produced by Ifan Ifeanyi Michaels, written by award winning Kemi Adesoye and directed by Toka McDaror.

Date: Saturday, April 8th 2017.

Time: 5pm

Venue: Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.


Mode Men Magazine 11th Anniversary

9. Mode Men Magazine 11th Anniversary

Strictly by Invitation!

Mode Men Magazine is throwing a black-tie event to celebrate its 11th Anniversary.

Date: Saturday, April 8th 2017.

Time: 8pm

Venue: 3A Karimu Kotun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.


Wakaa the Musical (London edition) Live in Lagos

10. Wakaa-The-Musical

The play is about the experience of six young graduates when real life and the repercussions of their choices hit them.

Date: Sunday, April 9th, 16th, 23th & 30th 2017.

Time: 3pm and 7pm

Venues: Terra Kulture Arena, Plot 1376, Tiamiyu Savage Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Tickets: Regular: N5, 000 | VIP: N15, 000 | VVIP , 25, 000


WOMAN RISING 2017 Concert

Woman Rising


Ugoma Adegoke & Zebra Living Ltd Proudly Presents WOMAN RISING 2017

Woman Rising is the way we celebrate International Women’s Day and women through the very powerful tools of Music & the Arts and Networking year after year.

Date: Sunday, 9th April, 2017

Time: 5.00PM – 10.00PM

Venue: The Marquee at Federal Palace Hotel, Ahmadu Bello Way, V/Island

Standard Tickets: N25,000 | Premium Tickets – N50,000

For tickets and more information, contact ugoma@zebraliving.com | You can purchase tickets at Afritickets.


The Escape All University Awards

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Davido, Shaydee, YCEE, Muno, Reekado Banks, DNA twins and a host of Nigerian music artistes will be at The Escape Awards.

Date: Sunday, April 9, 2017.

Time: 5pm

Venue: Landmark Event Centre, Oniru, Lagos, Nigeria.

For more information, call 08180233333


Meet Your Favourite Media Personalities at the ‘Meets Media’

13. Meets media Lolo

Attend the April edition of ‘Meets Media’ networking and interactive dinner; ‘Meets Media’ is a monthly interactive dinner and networking circle for Nigerian Media Professionals where communication and marketing professionals interact with leading media organizations. This month ‘Meets Media’ will be having Jenifa Diary actress, Omotunde David aka “ADAKU” (Lolo1 of Wazobia FM) and Actor/Comedian, Steve Onu (Yaw of Wazobia FM), in the building.

Date: Sunday 9th, 2017.

Time: 6pm to 8pm

Venue: The Emperor’s Place, Ologun Agbaje off Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos.


Join the Lagos Historical Walkabout 2017 Participants

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Lagos Historical Walkabout is basically a tour of relevant sites in the history of Lagos. This event is organized by Legacy Nigeria and can be attended by individuals of all age brackets.

Date: Sunday, April 9th, 2017.

Time: 7am

Venue: 17, Federal Road, Railway Compound, Ebute-Metta, Lagos.


Chefvys Lekki Outlet Launch

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Chefvys is having their grand opening party and you are invited.

Date: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Time: 12 pm

Venue: Brasas’r Place, 69 Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.

 Awesome right? we thought so too. Now go have fun!

Please note that some of these events have free entries while others are strictly by invitation or may require you to purchase tickets so we strongly advice you make enquiries with the contact information provided here.

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