Everyone looks forward to Friday nights in virtually most parts of the world, because Friday marks the end of the long stressful week. As such, people go to fun places where they can unwind and burnout the stress. On days like this, the popular phrase ‘Thank God it’s Friday’ comes to play.
The city of Abuja is not left out of the fun on Friday nights. There is a beehive of activities at various locations, including night clubs, cinema halls, parks, lounges, hotels and even swimming pool sites. If you are in Abuja or are planning to visit Abuja on a Friday, here are some of the places you can visit:
- Cubana Lounge
Cubana Lounge is an exotic night club situated in Wuse II, Abuja. Every Friday night, fun seekers are seen trooping here in their numbers. Some even go as far as lodging in Abuja hotels close to the location of the club. Some of the things to enjoy here range from good music to assorted drinks and good food, while watching the beautiful sights of ladies dancing, as soft tunes play in the background.
- Millennium Park
Millennium Park is the biggest public park in Abuja. Located in Maitama District area, the park is known to attract fun seekers in their numbers. Some of the facilities at the park include beautifully structured walkway, a swimming pool and well-tended gardens where guests can sit in the cool of the night while taking in the beautiful scenery.
- Ceddi Plaza
Ceddi Plaza is situated in Central Business District, Abuja. The entertainment centre has on-site restaurants, a cinema, games arcade, and several shops. The famous Shoprite Store is also located in the building. Here, fun seekers in Abuja come to watch late night movies on Friday nights or visit the arcade center to play games and enjoy the company of their friends.
- Jabi Lake
If you are a lover of nature and love the calming effect of the ocean breeze on your skin, then this place is perfect for you. Located in Jabi area of the city, Jabi Lake is an artificial lake with all the thrills of a natural lake. It attracts guests in their volume as it is one of the very few water bodies in Abuja.
- SkyBar Rooftop Lounge
The SkyBar Rooftop Lounge is one of the most beautiful places you can hang out on a Friday night in Abuja. It has a breathtaking rooftop bar and luxurious furniture. This is a good place to take the special one to. In fact, it is one of the best places to pop the question to your dream girl. It offers a nice view, the coolest cuisines, and loads of fun.
The Blucabana is an exquisite restaurant and cafe. Situated in the heart of Abuja, it has a beautiful swimming pool with deep blue water. It is a great choice for both lunch and dinner. Guests who come to Blucabana on a Friday night enjoy the romantic feeling it gives. You can come here for just dinner or a weekend getaway with the special one.
Written by Sandra Enaholo Dare