‘Tis the season of love and event organizers, celebrities, and entertainment houses alike have got a lot of fab events lined up for y’ll this valentines. The couples get a chance to cozy up and enjoy romantic dinners, outings and shows while the singles get a chance to also hang out, have a great time, and get to meet other singles, who knows, Cupid might have a valentine’s day surprise for you as well.
So, without further ado, lets take a look at the top ten valentine shows and event that is scheduled to take place this year. Take your pick, attend them all if you can, just be sure to have a FABulous Valentines and remember to share the love.
1. Oluwacaptain Ent. Presents ‘IGNITION’ – An Exclusive Pre-Vals Party
Come enjoy a fabulous event aimed at bringing friends and lovers closer together. On the 12th of February Oluwacaptain ent Presents Ignition, a glamorous pre Valentines day party that features guest performances by Oyinkansola & Karat KiD (and many more) with Host, SageBlack. Venue is at Koko Lounge, E-Centre, Yaba, Lagos and Red Carpet starts at 4:00pm. Gate fee is N2, 000 (admits two). For reservations, call 08081856994, 08036170575, 08056278349, 08091126387.
The event is proudly supported by Unilag FM, ISN Car Tracking, City People, Encomium, 1960Bet.com, OloriSuperGal Blog, Nerata Media Solutions, Naija Crook, Ms Thingie Concepts, e HQTv, Helen’sBlog, House Of Clair Andra, E-WonderTv, tcd, iConx Mag
2. V14 Ventures presents The Val Before the Valentine
V14 ventures, a corporate shopping and events services company, in partnership with the Caliente Nightspot are organizing the ‘Val B4 D Valentine’, a pre- valentine’s day mash up that is a combination of an exhibition, a fair and a party.
The aim is to provide links and network channels for folks who are planning parties and special dates for Valentine’s Day and other occasions with the right channels of help. This event will feature fashion shows from designers like CharlesMartin Couture, Marvel Stitches and La Refani, a lingerie exhibition by Femme Fatale and Brief Essentials, a shoe and bag exhibition by TSW (Ruggedman) and De Lead 137, cake exhibitions by Helen’s Kitchen and Desserts by Claire, hair products by Hairven, makeup by Zaron, handmade cards by Fluxx Designs&Concepts as well as music performances by Gauge, PhilHarmonics, Dj Lu and others.
Val b4 d Valentine holds on 11, February by 5:00pm at The Caliente, 9, Goriola street off Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Tickets are available at N2000 (singles) and N3500 (couples).
3. Lovers Rock Happy Hour
Quest Events in Conjunction with Deuces Lounge Presents: Lovers Rock Happy Hour!! This event features comedic performance by Lolo1, Igos, Nedu (Wazobia FM), MC Pastor and Krazy Legs and musical performance by Kings Band, Chindinma, Ese Peters and Saeon. Event takes place on the 14th February, 2012 at Deuces Lounge, Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. Red Carpet starts at 6:00pm and tickets cost N5, 000 only.
4. Festival Of Love
Julius Agwu is bringing together artists and comedians for an event tagged, The Festival Of Love: An Evening of Romantic Love Songs, Couples’ Games and Great Comedies for Lovers.
Festival of Love will feature Nigerian’s top artistes including 2Face, eLDee Da Don, Timi Dakolo, J’odie, W4 while the comedy acts would see comedians like Osama, Akpororo, Lepacious Bose, Triple White and few others. The event takes place at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, on the 11th of February, 2012 and starts at 5:00pm. Tickets cost N6,000 (single), N10, 000 (double) and N300, 000 (Table).
5. iBlend Services & Grotto Abuja Presents “CCR”; Chocolates, Champagne & Roses
On the 11th February, come enjoy and indulge all your senses as iBlend Services and Grotto Abuja presents the ultimate sensual party experience. Taste, Smell, Feel and interact with the Classiest, sexiest singles and couples in the F.C.T this valentines. It’s a special night for special people, a Haven to mix, and mingle…. the mood’s set just right, make of it what you may. Venue is at The Grotto Fashion Club, Abuja and it is in from 10:00pm till dawn. Visit www.iBlend.net to register or call 08161243924.
6. Loud N Proud Live Series: Valentine Special
After the success of their previous show, Nmo Management is back this Saturday with yet another fun filled edition of Loud N Proud Series. Performing with a live band are Waje, Eva, Efya and more.The event will be hosted by Toolz and the after party will be hosted by DJ Caise. This event is organised to provide a platform for up & coming African artistes. It goes down at Ember Creek, 32 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, on Saturday, 11th February by 6:00pm
7. The Valentine’s Party
This Saturday, 11th February, Abuja is feeling the love as Absolute Events and a host of others presents The Valentine’s Party. Scheduled to attend are Rayce, Lynxxx, Tiwa Savage, W4 and many others. Attendees are advised to bring along a special person to stand a chance to win a Spa Day at Bnatural med spa. Single ladies and gents are advised to dress their best because you could be the lucky girl or man to win a date with Lynxxx or Tiwa Savage. The party takes place at The Oxygen Lounge, Nicon Luxury, Area 11, Abuja and starts by 10:00pm. Tickets cost N3, 000 (regular) and N10, 000 (VIP). Call 07034460939 ,08036728308 , 08135504271 , 08035824392 for more info.
8. Shoppers Haven presents The First Ever Pre-Valentine Sales Showcase Party
On Sunday, 12th February, Shoppers Haven would be holding their first ever Pre-Valentine Sales Showcase Party at Maryland Business Plaza, Maryland, Lagos between 12 noon and 6:00pm. Call 08023597767 or 07030614075 for more details.
9. Love in PJ’s on Valentine’s Day
Party this Valentine’s day in your pajamas at Cofi Hatfield. This event is going be exciting as there will be live performances by Roque (DJ) and Xena (Vocals), Hip Hop With AI, Blake Roberts Band, Veron, Logik Gate and DJ performances by DJ Roque, Buddy Nel, VB, Rude Lungz, Shannon Shakes, Camron, Luviano and many more. Free admission for the first 50 ladies and dress your best for a chance at winning the best dressed prize. The event takes place on 14th February at Cofi Hatfield, The Fields Centre, Burnett Street, Hatfield, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa by 7:00pm. Tickets cost R50 (before 9pm) , R80 (after 9pm) and R130 (for VIP). Call 0716747328 for details.
10. Newton & David presents My Love No get Subsidy
Newton & David Events has officially opened their Valentine Room. You can come in and take a look at their 2012 selection valentine gift packages on offer which includes a fun and creative array of flower bouquets, cakes, chocolate boxes, fruits and cute stuffed animals.The Valentine room is open from the 9th to 14th February (from 9:00am) for you to come in, look around and make early bookings. Their team of floral designers are already coming up with distinctly creative arrangements to delight you. On display are their 2012 valentine stock of vases, baskets planters and samples of gift packages for you to choose from. Venue is Newton & David Lagos Office, 27 Oduduwa Way off Isaac John Street, GRA Ikeja, Lagos and Newton & David Abuja Office, Ceddi Plaza 264, Tafawa Balewa Way, Central Business District, Abuja. Call 018169972, 012700894, +44(0) 7030059833, 08023880211, 08074101330 or email .by