The Sunday Mail
Friday is the day that merrymakers always look out for every other week as it signals the beginning of the weekend and the festivities it brings with it.
Today is a bit special as the Valentine’s fever is in the air and such will be mood for the rest of the weekend if most of the events taking place around the country are anything to go by.
While buying presents is always a thing on Valentine’s Day, there are so many avenues to explore when it comes to treating your loved one.
Going out for dinner is one of those many options on the table.
Various hotels and restaurants in Harare including New Ambassador Hotel, Rainbow Towers, Hellenic Cultural Centre, Holiday Inn, Parkview Restaurant, Queen of Hearts, Borrowdale Country Club and the Meikles Hotel to name just a few a hosting Valentine’s Dinners.
Those who are taking this route are definitely spoilt for choice.
Zim dancehall Awards
Tonight the Zim dancehall community converges at Wood Sensation where various artistes in the genre are set to be honoured for their achievements.
With the event being held on Valentine’s Day, organisers have also decided to adopted red and white as their main colors of the night.
The ceremony had been cancelled, only to be brought back to life after Teemak Promotions intervened.
Peter Moyo and Romeo Gasa EastPoint
Peter Moyo and Romeo Gasa tonight clash at EastPoint for what is being dubbed the “Valentine’s Epic Gig”.
These two sungura artistes have been known to pull off exceptional live shows and for those who are followers of the genre, this will be the place to be tonight.
Men’s Conferences 2020 at Eclipse
Last year around the this period, social media was abuzz with ‘Men’s Conference’ memes which were pointing out that women will have to spend Valentine’s Day alone as their partners would be attending the gathering.
While it was just a joke then, this year numerous men’s conferences have been organised around the country with varying concepts.
Eclipse Bar and Grill tonight has organised a party running under the theme, “Men’s Conferences 2020” where ladies are supposed to show their partners love by buying the drinks since it is a leap year.
The event will be hosted by DJ Storm who will be supported by Rush, Kulento and several surprise DJs.
Simuka invades Masvingo
Charles Austin Theatre in Masvingo is the place to be tonight for comedy lovers as it plays host to the Special Class Valentine’s Standup Comedy Night.
A collaboration between Charles Austin Theatre and Simuka Comedy, the show is set to be electric with talented comics including Doc Vikela, Kadem the Comic and Tinaye on the lineup.
Besides the performances, there will also be music and exciting games for couples.
A Comedy Night with Long John
South Africa based comedian Long John takes his jokes to Jasen Mhepo Little Theatre in the capital tomorrow where he headlines Xtratime Entertainment’s first show of the year.
This pop-up show is one of the many that will be hosted throughout the year as a buildup to the Sekerera Harare International Comedy Festival which will be held in August.
Jah Prayzah at Jongwe Corner
This Sunday Jongwe Corner comes alive with a family show that his being headlined by Jah Prayzah who will be supported by Carlos Green.
While the artiste has not released any new album in a while, he gave his fans something to listen to a few days ago with the release of “Asante Sana”, a song that has already attracted over 100k views.
JP, as his followers like to call him, is one of the country’s top live performers and being a known crowd puller, this gig is promising to be explosive.