Things to do: Nov 8-14

Blondie tribute, Diwali celebration, Hollywood brunch, live comedy and more

Things to do: Nov 8-14

Diwali celebrations
Kick off your Diwali celebrations at Nirvana in The Ritz-Carlton Bahrain (1758 6499) where they’re marking the Hindu festival of light with a festive menu, available all three days from 7pm to 11.30pm. On the Friday, finish up your night on the patio of the Crowne Plaza Bahrain (1753 1122) where there’s an outdoor party (BD12++ entrance).
Wed 11-Fri 13

A tribute to Blondie
Michelle, Phil, Rick, Rob and Rhys have travelled far and wide over the past nine years as tribute band Blondied. Don’t miss their live gig in Bahrain at Sherlock Holme’s, The Gulf Hotel Bahrain tonight.
Thu 12. Tickets are BD7 net. Call 1771 3000.

The world beverage tour

A second edition of the Royal Golf Club’s World Beverage Tour is in full swing tonight from 7pm to 10pm. Enjoy an evening of food and beverages from across the globe, as well as live entertainment, in a poolside setting.
Thu 12. Tickets costs BD22 for non-members. Call 1775 1262.

Hollywood brunch
Get out your glamorous glad rags and head to the Mövenpick Bahrain Hotel where they’ve set up a buffet fit for Hollywood royalty. They’re rolling out the red carpet on the Thursday Night Out and Friday brunch with a nostalgic ‘60s theme.
Thu 12 and Fri 13. Call 1746 0017.

Are you having a laugh?
The Chuckle Club is back for another fun line-up of international comics on the bill, this time for two nights of entertainment from 8.30pm at The British Club and InterContinental Regency Bahrain respectively. This month we’ve got UK-based Aussie Ro Campbell, US-born Spaniard Carmen Lynch and Canadian John Hastings.
Thu 12 and Fri 13. Tickets are BD12 and can be bought online. Visit

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