Test your young ones’ wits Does your little one think he’s the smartest in the class? Well it might be time to test their wits at a fresh challenge which promises to ‘identify the curiosity of your little genius’. The Futurist is a series of science workshops and DIY experiments which will be visiting schools across Bahrain from June 29 to August 26. Details were scant at the time of press but check www.v4group.net to be top of the class.
Throughout Ramadan, Sofitel Bahrain
Visit the Sofitel’s Ramadan tent For the third year running the Sofitel Bahrain is constructing a huge Ramadan tent, conjuring all the atmosphere of a night under the stars in the Arabian desert, combined with the cooling comfort of modern air conditioning. Expect some five-star iftar and ghabga buffets, daily prizes and the chance to win a brand new 2014 Jaguar FX. What’s more, it will be screening the remaining World Cup fixtures after the Holy Month commences. Iftar and Ghabga prices starting from BD19++. Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea and Spa, Manama (17 636 363).
Throughout Ramadan, Bushido
Explore Bushra Bushra might be the hottest new venue in town – but it won’t be around for long. For the third year running hip hangout Bushido will transform into Bushra during the Holy Month. Instead of classy nightlife expect a chilled shisha lounge serving iftar. There will also be a bespoke temporary Arabic menu until late, while the late stages of the World Cup will be screened on HD screens. Iftar from sundown until 8pm daily, BD15++ weekdays and BD17++ weekends (including drinks). Gabga daily 9pm-1am, BD13++ weekdays, BD15++ weekends (inclusive of Arabic drinks). Shisha daily until 1am, BD7++ regular shisha, BD9++ fresh or special fresh shisha.