Get your dancing shoes on for 17 theme nights overflowing with music, movement and mouth-watering menus.

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN BODU BERU…?
Café Huraa
21 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Dance to the beat of your own drum at our energetic celebration of one of the Maldives’ most culturally colourful traditions – the art of Bodu Beru (‘big drum’). Dine on an elaborate buffet of Garudiya (local fish soup) and Rib Eye on a Himalayan Salt Block as the frenzied dancing and captivating crescendos of our resident drummers and dancers take the night to an entrancing climax.
ARABIAN NIGHTS
Secret Beach
22 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Master your belly-shaking moves and torso-twisting talents before shimmying your way to the centrepiece of the evening: our bounteous buffet of Arabian delights, featuring everything from a Whole Lamb Spit Roast to Shawarma Station and a team of Tagines.
HULA HIPS & SEGA STEPS
Reef Club
23 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Hips don’t lie and it’s time to shake them! Flowing skirts and floral garlands are essential tonight.  Traditional Luau Pork, Poke Counter, Cold Smoked Marlin and other favourites from Hawaii to Mauritius are accompanied by original dances that you can’t help but wiggle to!
DANCING QUEENS & ISLAND DREAMS
Café Huraa & Poolside
24 December
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
What’s the name of the game?  Christmas à la Mamma Mia! Channel your inner Dancing Queen as we recreate Abba’s marvellous music, moments and moves on the night before Christmas. Feast on a global smorgasbord of dishes and delights, from our Classic Carving Station to Steaming Seafood Paella to tantalising trimmings like Coffee Bean Fried Chestnuts. You’ll be thanking us for the music… not to mention the Winter Wonderland of Desserts!
A FESTIVE FOLKDANCE FEAST
Poolside
25 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Every culture has its own story and dance.  Find common ground and universal beats as you tuck into a non-traditional Christmas Day feast: Asian market stalls overflowing with Malaysian Pie Tee Cups, Vietnamese Pancakes, Sri Lankan Hopper, Indian Pakora, Singaporean Chilli Crab, Nepalese Momos and more…
BOLLYWOOD BEATS
Baraabaru
26 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Spice things up with tonight’s bejewelled tribute to the drama and dance of Bollywood: the world’s most energetic movie industry. Don your sparkliest attire for a hip-swaying night of bangara, theatrics and gorgeous dancers alongside an extravagant buffet of culinary Indian ‘stars’: Dosas, Tandoors, Biryani, Keema Pav, Masala Chai and much more.
FLAMENCO KICKS & SALSA DIPS
Reef Club
27 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Tonight we’re upping the tempo with passionate performances and sultry Latino beats. Satisfy your bellies with a perfect partnership of a Churrasco BBQ and Ceviche Bar, plus Burritos, Tacos, Fajitas and Churros, before sweeping onto the dance floor to clap your castanets, move to the mambo and box-step the bossa nova.
HIP HOP POP & LOCK
Café Huraa
28 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Pop, lock, and don’t stop; it’s time to get down with our hip hop beats and equally on-trend Asian eats! Be wowed by body popping and hopping before tucking into Sushi and Sashimi at the Raw Bar, plus Korean BBQ and Live Stations overflowing with Oknomiyaki, Shabu and Kimchi.
SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
Secret Beach
29 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Strut with us ‘Stayin’ Alive’ style along the streets of disco-era Brooklyn then strike a pose to Madonna’s party-filled groove of mid-80s Manhattan with our American-style tribute to 70s and 80s dance icons. And what would a USA revival be without Clam Chowder, Gumbo, Cajun-Spiced Seafood and Southern Fried Chicken? There’s plenty of pie and cheesecake to round things off too!
SWAN LAKE LOBSTER BAKE
Reef Club
30 December
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Meet us at the barre for an evening of elegance as the drama and romance of classical ballet is reimagined before your eyes; a celebration of grace, history, aristocracy and beauty reinterpreted in a very special duo performance, a Demi Lobster Buffet, and a perfectly choreographed selection of desserts. 
A BROADWAY NEW YEAR’S EVE SPECTACULAR
Café Huraa & Poolside
31 December
From 8:00 pm onwards
There’s no business like NYE show business! Tap your feet, look to the lights and ring in 2019 in sophisticated dance-inspired style at tonight’s gala evening celebrating time-honoured cabaret classics with a mighty menu ensemble to match. Tap your way around the Broadway Buffet: Oyster Bar, Foie Gras, Caviar, Beijing Duck, Prime Rib, Whole Pig, Salt Crusted Fish and more, including a very special Wine Cellar spread with cold cuts and cheeses from Italy to Iberia.

CAFÉ DEL KUDA
Sunset Lounge
1 January 2019
From 6:30 pm
Channel the chilled beats and loungey loveliness of Café del Mar at tonight’s Sunset Lounge soirée: a chance to sway into island living at its modern, laid-back best with creative cocktails that tell a worldly story.  From a Geisha-inspired Cosmopolitan and ‘Al Capone’ Boulevardier to a Black Russian from Brussels, a Ramos Gin Fizz from Machu Picchu and a Cuba Libre Martini, tonight is all about easy-listening and sunset-sipping.

ASIAN DANCE DEVOTION
Café Huraa
2 January 2019
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Join us for tonight’s lavish and highly stylised celebration of the music, movement and mythology of South East Asia, where dance is devoted to the ancestral and the earthly, the ritualistic and the religious. Enjoy special guest performers alongside an ovation-worthy showcase of South East Asian culinary arts: from Pho-nominal Soup and Steam Rice Rolls to Thai Curries, Mango Sticky Rice and many more favourites from countries including Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia.
60s BOOGIE
Reef Club
3 January 2019
7:00pm to 10:30pm
Get ready to swing, twist and boogie.  Tonight we celebrate the technicolour fun and frivolity of the 60s dance scene.  Do the Mashed Potato; Hitch-Hike to the best BBQ on the island; and save a little Loco-Motion for the sweet treats.  From Cock-a-leekie Soup and classic Fish and Chips, to Beef Wellington, Irish Stew and Shepherd’s Pie, tonight’s comfort food is like a flower-power hug!
ALL THAT JAZZ
Sunset Lounge
4 January 2019
From 6:30 pm
We’re feeling footloose and fancy free as we jive, chasse, swing and step from the dance floor to the bar for tonight’s selection of ‘black market’ cocktails and post-war high spirits. Try our tantalising twists on martinis, sidecars and cosmopolitans: order a Golden Voice or Last Words, sip on a Red Carpet, or set your sights on The Daniel’s or The Saxhorns.  Whatever’s in your hand,  you are assured a classy celebration of “all that jazz”…
STRICTLY COME DRUMMING
Poolside
5 January 2019
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Dance to the beat of your own drum at our energetic celebration of one of the Maldives’ most culturally colourful traditions – the art of Bodu Beru (‘big drum’). Dine on an elaborate buffet of tantalising local tastes as the frenzied dancing and captivating crescendos of our resident drummers and dancers take the night to an entrancing climax. 
RUSSIAN NIGHTS & ORTHODOX LIGHTS
Secret Beach
6 January 2019
7:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Our festive finale ends with an energetic Orthodox encore, comprising the core-crunching kicks of Eastern European Dance.  Even watching the high-octane moves will make you hungry for your festive feast, brimming with the delicious likes of classic Borscht, Goose, Smoked Sturgeon and Salmon Kulebyaka.


‘Contact Dance HQ’ at Reservations.Mal@fourseasons.com or our concierge team at Concierge.MaldivesKH@fourseasons.com to make advance reservations and discuss bespoke arrangements for your upcoming stay with us.

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