An evening with Rosie Langley
London-based improv violinist Rosie Langley is performing live at Meisei from 9.30pm to 1am for one night only. The freelance musician works across a range of styles from folk to pop, country to classical, and has worked with plenty of big name artists such as Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Ozzy Osbourne and Paloma Faith – to name a few. Entrance is free.
Call 1700 7770.
Go to the wild West
Thu 29 and Fri 30
Prepare to yell yee-ha as the Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain’s Thursday Night Out and popular Friday brunch feature a cowboy twist. Feeling adventurous? Have a go on the bull ride. But make sure you do it before diving into the international buffets and unlimited beverages. On Thursday it costs BD27 and Friday brunch is BD31 per person.
Call 1746 0017.
The third instalment of La Fontaine’s yoga retreat is taking place from 10am to 4pm, led by Rishikesh yoga instructor and Profile Fitness Centre manager Adora Esavan.
Call 1723 0123.
Whip out your jazziest cossies for a special swimming event at The Ritz-Carlton, which aims to test experts of all ages to their limits. Register by October 29 for BD12 net (members), BD15 (non-members) or BD6 (members’ kids), and the price includes T-shirts, a barbecue buffet, refreshments and prizes. It starts at 8am.
Call 1758 6612.
The creepiest day of the year has arrived, as Bahrain’s venues gear up for spook-tastic events. Expect to rub shoulders with vampires, werewolves and goblins, as you enjoy special mixed beverages and win best-dressed prizes.