8 things to do this weekend

Let your hair down and enjoy one of these events

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Happy birthday Warbler
Thu 21
A performance by new resident band Energy 7 and a series of contests throughout the night will mark stalwart British-style pub Warbler’s anniversary. Get ready to win free gifts and enjoy discounts on beverages.
Baisan International Hotel (1729 0600).

Abood’s Dream
Thu 21 to Sun 24

The all-new UAE-produced show, Abood’s Dream, is a humorous tale featuring the antics of protagonist Abood who ends up on a fantasy adventure along with his grandmother’s pet canary. He’s joined by the grandmothers from the beloved animated show Freej and you follow him as he meets new friends and learns valuable lessons on his journey. It’s a traditional family theatre experience with a local cultural twist. The show is in Arabic and runs from 7pm to 9pm Tickets are available online.
Visit www.bahrainsummer.bh

Mo Zowayed and The Accidentals
Thu 21

Bahraini folk singer-songwriter Mo Zowayed is performing live with his band The Accidentals at Ibrida from 7pm to 2am. Through the use of mandolins, guitars, banjos, harmonicas and trumpets, the band have created a rather unique folky sound that’ll get everyone on the dance floor. It’s free entrance.
Visit www.mozowayed.com

DNB Sessions
Thu 21
Project Synthetic and DJ-JA are busting out their favourite drum and bass tunes at Brazil Lounge from 9pm. It’s free entry!
Brazil Lounge, Adliya (1782 6686).

Chocolate-y afternoon tea
Thu 21
Indulge in chocolates and pastries made with delicious Valrhona chocolate at the Lobby Lounge in Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa for BD9.900 net per person any time from 4pm to 7pm.
Sofitel Bahrain, Zallaq (1763 6363).

Karaoke numbers
Fri 22 and Sat 23

Do your vocal rounds at the karaoke nights this weekend. On Friday, hit Zodiac Lounge at Elite Grande Hotel (1756 5888) where they host a multi-lingual session in Arabic, English, Tagalog or an Indian language from 8pm to 2am. Then, on Saturday, Shift 7 at Elite Resort and Spa (1755 8200) are taking their turn in making amateurs into on-stage professionals.

Taste of the Med
Sat 23

Take the whole family over to Prego at the Royal Golf Club for an all-you-can-eat Mediterranean buffet from noon to 3pm that’ll only set you back BD12 net. For kids under 12 it’s BD5 with soft drinks or free for under-fives.
Royal Golf Club, Riffa (1775 0777).

Arabian brunch
Sat 23
Try something a bit different at Saraya in Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa this weekend as they’re hosting an Arabic brunch concept from 12.30pm to 3.30pm featuring a sumptuous buffet full of Middle Eastern delights. It’s BD18 net per person with soft drinks or BD22 net with selected house beverages.
Sofitel Bahrain, Zallaq (1763 6363).

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