The Grand Opening of Amer Zahr‘s bar OZ is tonight. Open until 4 AM, the newly expanded Hookah Bar now serves beer, wine, a full bar, and a variety of sandwiches, pitas, and middle eastern desserts. Entrance to the 5,000+ square foot club is 21+, and there is no admittance after 2 AM, although if you’ve already arrived guests can stay for the official after party until closing. Tonight a belly dancer is scheduled to perform at 11 PM.
Zahr is perhaps best known as a Palestinian activist and author of a controversial column for the Michigan Daily is completing a masters in middle eastern studies and a law degree.