Ramadaniyat market, art film screenings, summer truffles and more
Time Out Bahrain staff
Ramadaniyat market Fri 3 and Sat 4 The second installation of this year’s Ramadaniyat Bab Market is taking place at the Art Centre and Cultural Hall. Featured vendors are selling local products and homemade food, complemented by interactive installations, live performances, and arts and crafts from 8pm to 1am each day.
Art film screenings Sat 4 and 11 Amwaj Island’s creative hub Malja is hosting film screenings throughout the Holy Month of Ramadan each Saturday from 8pm to 10pm. This week head out to catch art flick ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop’ (2010), directed by notorious street artist Banksy. Visit www.maljabahrain.com.
Summer truffles Until Wed 15 Lavish dishes await at The Ritz-Carlton’s steakhouse Plums where Chef Yann Bernard Lejard has assembled a range of culinary creations focusing on the summer black truffle. Choose from this special a la carte menu from 7pm each evening. Call 1758 6499.
Holy Month at the Four Seasons Throughout Ramadan This five-star hotel is putting on its first ever, luxurious Ramadan evening spread in the Al Bahrain Ballroom. The venue has been dressed up with a modern Arabesque theme and includes the main dining area and shisha lounge, which overlooks the Manama skyline. Enjoy delicacies on the buffet from all over the Middle East and Asia, while also sampling the live cooking stations. Iftar runs from sunset until 8pm and costs BD25++ inclusive of beverages, while the ghabga affair is from 9pm to 2am for BD26++ (with beverages). Call 1711 5500.