Jewellery Arabia, endurance racing, start-up networking in Bahrain
Time Out Bahrain staff
Fri 14 and Sat 15
Wacky races The Six Hours of Bahrain endurance race into the night, which is part of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), kicks off from 3pm at the Bahrain International Circuit. This weekend of entertainment also features two other regional motoring series and is a must-visit for petrol heads.
Wok that way Chef Minh Duong will take you on a culinary journey through Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia while teaching you techniques on creating the most delicious South East Asian cuisine. It’s BD18 net per person including lunch and soft drinks from 10am to noon. Call 1763 6415.
Tue 18 to Sat 22
Frost yourself Jewellery Arabia is back, bringing to the island the largest exhibition of its kind in the Middle East. Prepare to be dazzled by sparkling jewels and stunning precious gems as international jewellery houses fly in to showcase their wares. Anyone over 16 can attend but you must pre-register online. Visit www.jewelleryarabia.com.
Pitch your start-up A global grassroots movement supporting empowered entrepreneurs has infiltrated the island. This non-profit organisation organises Startup Weekends all over the world and now it’s our turn. Anyone is welcome to pitch their startup idea and get feedback from peers. Top ideas are determined by popular vote and then a session of business model creation, coding, designing and marketing ensues. Visit www.bahrain.startupweekend.org.
Beaujolais nouveau Celebrate the first harvest of the season with fruity French beverages, and generous food selections, at the new Repartee Lounge in the Royal Golf Club. It’s open to all for BD16 net (members) and BD20 net (non-members). Call 1775 0777.