Gulf Night Out, Thai festival, charity swimming and more fun
Time Out Bahrain staff
Wed 5, Tue 11, 18 and 25
Gulf Night Out The popular annual pool party at the Gulf Hotel is back! Head over to enjoy the great open air, various cuisines from live cooking stations and a barbecue, as well as some live Arabic entertainment. It’s BD18++ per person. Call 1771 3000.
Thu 6 to Sat 8, and Thu 20
Seef junior super stars Head to Seef Mall to watch Bahrain’s children showcase their talents at the biggest nationwide junior talent hunt. November 6 to 8 sees contestants compete to qualify for the next round while the grand finale is on November 20. Popular DJ and comedian Imran Al Aradi and DJ Outlaw are among this year’s judges. It’s free entry! Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Loi Krathong This special Thai ‘festival of lights’ is celebrated through South East Asia and now we’re paying homage to it in Bahrain too. Bedrock in Ramee California is hosting a dedicated evening with a live Thai band and DJ Maude playing a mix of popular English and Thai tunes while you drink all you want for BD15. Call 3648 8381.
Charity swim challenge The whole family is invited to join in The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain’s charity swim challenge at the lagoon from 3pm and then enjoy a family barbecue spread after the race. It’s BD10 for members and hotel guests, BD15 for non-members, BD5 for kids and BD8 for adult spectators. Prices include a T-shirt, prize, refreshments and barbecue. Call 1758 9383.
The art of sushi making The chef at Soie Restaurant at Sheraton Bahrain is leading weekly cooking classes and this month, they’ll kick off with a lesson focusing on the art of making sushi and maki. It’s BD12.5++ per person from 10am to noon. Call 1753 3533.