Last chance to dance: five huge events happening this weekend

Last Chance To Dance brings you the best last-minute events that still have tickets on sale this weekend.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 6th Jan 2023

The first weekend of 2023 is here and it's time to dust off those cobwebs and enter the new year with no regrets. If your resolution happened to be that you wanted more fun then this list will be for you. Here, we have assembled the best last-minute events you can get tickets for this weekend across the UK.

We've sorted out five brilliant club nights for you to enjoy. Click on the event titles for more information.


Jah Shaka Sound System


When: Saturday 7th January

Where: E1, London

Roots rock reggae is going to be dominating the night at E1 this weekend as Jah Shaka Sound System rolls into the city. An event that will celebrate the Ethiopian Christmas and New Year, it is guaranteed to be a non-stop party. It will all be going off well into the early hours.


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Saj Cobra Live


When: Saturday 7th January

Where: The Ark, Birmingham

Bollywood, Punjabi, dancehall, house and more make for an eclectic night of sound at The Ark in Birmingham. The dancefloor will be shaking at this event as you get moving and grooving to the sounds of Saj Cobra who is playing an exclusive set. Make sure you don't ignore this one.


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Bowie & Elvis' Joint Birthday Bash


When: Friday 6th January

Where: Thekla, Bristol

This weekend marks the birthdays of both David Bowie and Elvis Presley, so why not throw a party for both of them? That's what's happening at Thekla as they kick off the year by playing tracks from two of the most legendary musicians of all time. They'll have other 60's, 70's and 80's bangers playing too.


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Imp@kt Presents Coki + Guests


When: Saturday 7th January

Where: Meraki, Liverpool

Why not kick off 2023 with a bit of dubstep? Coki is headlining this event at Meraki and he'll be joined by Stinkahbell and LDH Records. This is the first-ever edition of the Imp@kts night, which means that this will be a memorable one. An unmissable experience for fans of dubstep.


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Leadmill (Taylor's Version)


When: Friday 6th January

Where: The Leadmill, Sheffield

A club night where all things Taylor Swift are celebrated. The musician keeps on going from strength to strength and is one of the most iconic names in pop music. An endless amount of hits means that you get excited time after time at this club night where even more pop classics and anthems will be played too.


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Check out our What's On Guide to discover even more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.








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