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The Big Eid Guide 2015

Who's ready for an epic celebration this Eid? From sun-drenched beach festivals to underground raves, awesome hotel offers to delicious dining, if it's happening in Egypt this Eid, it's here. Check back for updates.

Staff Writer

With the sun still blazing and summer refusing to leave Egypt, whether you're stuck in the city or escaping to the seaside, it's time to celebrate. With a massive five-day holiday (don't you love it when a weekend falls in the middle of Eid?) there's no lack of things to do, and we've got it all covered. Keep checking back for updates, click on the links for details and let's get this party started!


Stranded In Cairo Ft. Miesh @ CJC


DJ Miesh mixes things up this evening at Cairo Jazz Club as he fills everyone's favourite venue fills up with some Deep House and Funk beats.

Stranded in Cairo this Eid? Ayman Nageeb/Fuzzy

Next up at Cairo Jazz Club, House heroes DJs Fuzzy and Ayman Nageeb fill up the dance floor on Friday.

Stranded in Cairo this Eid? Salalem 

Rounding out the weekend at CJC is none other than Salalem, who, celebrating 10 years in the business this month, are bound to bring their A game.

Ahmed Samy @ The Tap

The Tap kicks off their celebrations with Ahmed Samy playing his unique selection of Indie Rock and Electronica.

Eid Extravagance Ft. Roro @ Graffiti


DJ Roro spins his special selection of grooves with a live saxophonist and percussionists in tow as well as bell dancer Oxana for a real celebration, from 24th of September till the 26th September

WKND Eid @ Gu Bar

Gu Bar lights up this weekend, with DJ Nenio taking the helm to play the hottest Commercial cuts this Eid. 

Riverdeep Ft. Tamer Hegazy @ Riverside


Tamer Hegazy takes to the decks at Riverside for the Eid edition of Riverdeep, promising the deepest in deep house.

Natasha & Rabeh Sakr Live @ Semiramis

Arab superstars kick off the festivities at the Semiramis InterContinental on Thursday, with Natasha and Rabeh Sakr.

Elissa & Maged El Mohandes @ Semiramis

The party continues at the Semiramis on Saturday when none other than Elissa and Maged El Mohandes perform live. 

Wa2fa Night @ BB2 Club

Ukrainian duo Aurika and Forsage get loud on the Nile the night before Eid.

El Wa2fa Techno Night @ Villa Ayda

The night before Eid is made for only the most hardcore of partiers, and this year you'll find them at Villa Ayda getting down to Techno sounds.

Smash The Night @ Golden Boat

The Golden Boat lights up the night before Eid with a slew of DJs making sure the celebrations start right, with Miss Gul headlining.

The Underground Night @ Villa Mercedes

DJ Kimen, Tamer Fouda, Amir Nashaat and more head to Villa Mercedes the night before Eid for a big bash. 

Color Festival with Sadat & Fifty @ Rafeheya

Things get wild, Egyptian style, this Eid when Shaabi superstars Sadat and Fifty take to the stage, while DJ Daraboka spins and colours are thrown around

Project X Party All In

Now this is one hell of a crazy ass party! It's an ALL DAY pool and 'dance your ass off' party!

Spend Your Eid @ The Lounge

Go unwind in luxurious surroundings at the InterContinental CityStars' The Lounge while live music serenades you ears and their chefs and mixologists treat your stomach.

Eid Buffet @ Zitouni

This Eid is made for eating and that's just what's on the agenda at the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza's Zitouni.

Holiday Brunch @ Aqua E Luce

Chow down this Eid at the Fairmont Heliopolis and Towers's gorgeous modern European restaurant, where they're serving up a special feast for brunch,

Eid El Adha @ Mena House Hotel

Enjoy your Eid at the foot of the Pyramids this year and check-in to the iconic Mena House Hotel with rates starting from just 1000LE per night for a garden view room.

Spend Eid @ Cairo Marriott

Retreat to a luxurious getaway right in the city this Eid when Cairo Marriott's special rates (starting from USD 175) come into play.

Eid Vacation @ Four Seasons Nile Plaza

Celebrate this Eid in the lap of luxury and check-in to the iconic Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza where they've got special rates for the festiv period starting from 1700 LE.

Eid @ Intercontinental CityStars

Check into the InterContinental CityStars for a relaxing Eid getaway from just LE 1250 for a single room, and enjoy the luxuries of the five-star hotel.

The Ultimate Eid Getaway @ JW Marriott

Escape to the JW Marriott this Eid with rates for a deluxe double room beginning at Deluxe Room LE 1975.

Spend Your Eid @ Renaissance

Head to New Cairo's stunning Renaissance Hotel with rooms starting from LE1235.

Spend Eid @ Fairmont Heliopolis

Eid gets luxurious at the Fairmont Heliopolis where their rates begin at just LE 1200, all inclusive of taxes and including breakfast.

Spend Eid @ Ramses Hilton


Ramses Hilton welcomes those who are stuck in the city to escape right to the heart of Cairo with rates starting at just 849LE on a bed and breakfast basis until September 30th. 

Spend Eid @ Semiramis

Spend your Eid at the Semiramis and wake up to gorgeous views, delicious food and a stunning pool every day! Prices start from 1300LE on a bed and breakfast basis.

Spend Eid @ Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski

 Starting from just $240 per night (with a minimum stay of two nights), your Eid will be taken to the next level when you check into the massive Kempinski Royal Maxim Palace, complete with brunch on the first day and breakfast on the second.

Spend Eid @ Sofitel El Gezirah


Check into the sprawling Sofitel El Gezirah and spend your Eid in the lap of luxury starting USD245++ per double room including breakfast.

Red Sea

BlurrFest @ Sahl Hasheesh

Our hearts just throb when we hear news like this, and especially when we hear the words 'beach', 'music', and 'festival all knitted in one attention grabbing sentence. Beach and music all day long, is exactly our idea of a fine weekend! The 2 day beach festival will have a lineup of more than 12 international artists.

Cloud 9 Music Festival 2015

For the third year in a row, Cloud 9 Music Festival will open its doors to music enthusiasts and lovers on the white sandy beaches of Nuweiba between September 24th and 26th, to coincide with the Eid ElAdha break. 

Dubfire @ Pacha Sharm

Dubfire's drive, talent and intuition have placed him within the top tier of electronic music artists in the world. He maintains this position within the industry with an unrelenting work ethic and a focused determination to innovate, evolve, and entertain.

Insane Ft. Technasia/ Alex Kennon @Pacha Sharm

This Eid Pacha's planning to go insane like never before, featuring for the Technasia for the first time in Egypt.

Heroes @ Club 88


AVENGERS ASSEMBLE! Tamer Banna unleashes his inner-superhero for the hunters, no seriously, he is throwing this party For The Hunters. We're still not quite sure what this means, but we know the one thing we're going to be hunting at Club 88 is dem delicious cocktails and dem crazy beats from the killer line-up.

Maagana Music Festival - Vol. 1

Get ready to experience Maagana's first music festival where your favourite destination gets even better with live performances that will keep you grooving all night long. Expect the likes of HoH, Abu Wel Shabab, Eslam El Sha'ary, Ousso and Hany Adel and more. 

3al Ba7r @ Stella Di Mare

Eventaki 3al Ba7r will literally take all of us 3al ba7r, right on the beautiful shores in Sokhna's Stella Di Mare to be specific, this Eid.

Dahab Eid Fest Holiday @ Nessima Resort

Though few details have been released about the line-up, this festival promises a mixture of DJs, live music and water sports at one of Dahab's most popular camps.

Amr Diab @ Mousa Coast

New Sinai resort Mousa Coast will be hosting El Hadaba himself for a massive concert on the beach.

Red Sea Uncovered by D31

An off the beaten track journey along the red sea coast to explore its hidden treasures, from Hurghada to Marsa Alam, all taken care of by the awesome Destination 31 this Eid.

Spend Eid Vacation @ Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh

Check into the glorious Four Seasons Sharm El Sheikh for a Eid to remember, at one of Egypt's most luxurious hotels. A superior room is USD 470,

Somagic Eid @Breakers Diving & Surfing Lodge

If you're in the mood for an action-packed #SomagicEid weekend, look no further than Breakers Diving & Surfing Lodge, a hub for all kinds of watersports, diving, snorkeling, and only five minutes from @7bftKitehouse. Exclusive Eid rates for sea-view rooms start at LE1,605 per person for three nights and four days.

Somagic Eid @ Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay

Spend Eid Al-Adha at Kempinski Hotel Soma Bay, and experience a vacation like no other! You'll have VIP access to an exciting ‪#‎SomagicEid‬ weekend at their White Beach festivities! With double rooms starting at 2,550LE per person per stay, you can take that magical trip you've always wanted.

Somagic Eid @ Sheraton Soma Bay Resort

‪#‎SomagicEid‬ awaits you at Sheraton Soma Bay Resort, where they've got fun planned for the whole family! Exclusive Eid Double Room rates for 3 nights 4 days start at 2,100LE.

Somagic Eid @ La Residence Des Cascades

This Eid, Soma Bay is upping their Eid game with killer offers. We're talking Double Room rates with Pool View start at LE1575 for three nights four days at Cascades.

North Coast

Make Love Not War @The Lemon Tree Marassi

Who said Sahel season was over? The Lemon Tree & Co keeps the party going this Eid at Marassi where they're still pouring cool cocktails and playing hot music all night long.

Kissing Summer Goodbye @The Lemon Tree Marassi


The Lemon Tree says farewell to the beautiful Sahel beach with a special celebration of summer this Friday.

Arabic Night @ Tabla The Club


Tabla does what it does best this Eid, playing only the hottest and most dance-able Arabic hits to a beat hungry crowd. 

Melodic Feast @ Void

Void gets taken over by Melodic Nights Agency this Eid with a line up of international and local DJs to light up the night. Bulgarian Miami-based DJ and producer Stan Kolev headlines the night with his unique brand of Progressive House

Upper Egypt

A Retreat To Serenity @ Winter Palace

Escape to one of Egypt's most historic properties for Eid this year, and head on down to Luxor's iconic Winter Palace with AMAZING Eid rates - 255 LE per person in a double room on bed and breakfast basis.

A Legendary Eid @ Old Cataract

 Check-in to the iconic Old Cataract hotel in Aswan and enjoy the beauty of Upper Egypt with rates starting at $150 per night for a Nile view room.