Get on the hip hop, trance or urban decks and watch some daring freestyle motorcross
Urbanite night Thu 2 DJ Crow and Bahrain’s own rapper Tony Attala are performing at Ramee California’s Bedrock. Get in for just BD5 with one free drink for entrance or BD15 with unlimited beverages. Call 1729 6237 Anatomy of Scratch Thu 2 Ahead of the Boho Baha event at SkyBar on Friday night, UK’s Nick Dunn aka DJ Buckwilde is teaching a turntable scratching master class at Malja in Amwaj Islands. Nick has been promoting hip hop nights in the UK for years with the likes of Cash Money, Vinroc and DJ Noise, and has a wealth of experience to share. The session is open to people of all skill levels, free of charge. Join ‘Anatomy of Scratch’ on Facebook.
Waveform presents… Thu 2 Waveform is presenting an upbeat, trance soundtrack at Brazil Lounge with UK trance producer Dan Stone, Bahrain DJ Amir Hussain, Andy Collins, Liam Trigg, Moody & DJ Zahran Baxxter on the decks. Tickets are available in advance online at ‘Together in Bahrain’ for BD4 or on the door for BD5. It’s on from 8pm to 2am. Call 3356 8685.
X-Fighters Thu 2-Fri 3 The Red Bull X-Fighters Jams is bringing freestyle motorcross to Bahrain at Amwaj Islands from 6pm on each night. Four of the best riders from the international scene are set to perform some seriously cool feats. The show starts at 7pm. Note that you must be an F1 ticket holder to attend. Visit www.redbull.com/xfightersjamsbh
Sofitel is bringing a Spanish gastronomy to Tapas Restaurant with a visit from special renowned Chef Jordi Gimeno who is flying from Barcelona to showcase authentic tapas and paella. The flamenco group Las Duquelas will also be there to entertain guests with song and dance throughout the festival, alongside a special dinner which is available from 8pm on each night. Call 1763 6363
Boho Baha presents: La Di Da Di Fri 3 The Boho Baha boys are turning SkyBar into the ultimate hip hop venue, bringing turntable scratching DJ Buckwilde from the UK to the Bahrain decks, alongside James Locksmith (Dust UAE). The Boho Baha crew will also be providing entertainment in the form of hip hop, afrobeat and other beats, while they welcome their graffiti buddies to whip out some visual madness. Doors open at 4pm and tickets are BD15 (available on the gate). Join ‘Boho Baha Presents: La Di Da Di’ on Facebook.
Cook with Chef Andrea Fri 3 Italian food lovers can join Chef Andrea in the Fiamma kitchen at Sofitel Bahrain for an interactive cooking class as he reveals his family secrets, step-by-step guides to creating wonderful dishes, as well as plenty of other top tips. It’s BD18 net per person inclusive of lunch and soft drinks from 10am to noon. Call 1763 6414.
The new Friday brunch Fri 3
Polo Gastropub at Palace Boutique Hotel has launched a brand new a la carte brunch every Friday from noon to 3pm. Order as much as you like from the weekly changing menu for BD23 net including free flowing beverages. Once the brunch is over, you’re not asked to leave, as an early happy hour kicks in and you can relax for the evening in the leather chairs. Call 1772 5000.
Pizza making Fridays Fri 3 Try out the family-friendly pizza Friday deal from 12.30pm to 11pm at Saveur in The Westin Bahrain City Centre where kids can make their own pizza for free. Chef hats, aprons and rolling pins are provided. It’s BD5.5++ including soft drinks, kids under 12 dine for free. Call 1717 1000.
Shama Hamdan live Sat 4 For the first time ever, the UAE singer Shama Hamdan is performing live at the Lost Paradise of Dilmun Water Park for ladies only. It’s BD20 per ticket including access to all water park rides. Call 3619 1818.