The Gulf’s pre-eminent trade hub, Bahrain, is exploring an exciting new way to attract the new age travelers in an exciting month-long festival of tourism, shopping, and unique family entertainment - Shop Bahrain! The best malls, restaurants, and hotels of the region have come together to deliver remarkable experiences to shoppers from the Kingdom of Bahrain and other parts of the Middle East alike. The word Bahrain, means two seas in Arabic, indicating the importance of the country’s geographical position in the region. Manama, its cosmopolitan capital, enjoys a prestigious reputation regionally as well as internationally. The country offers the best of both, the old and the new world. Want an example? One of the most modern Formula One race tracks in the world — the Bahrain International Circuit shares the same sky as the historic Al Khamis Mosque, which dates back to 692 A.D.[Total: 3 Average: 4]
What is “Shop Bahrain”?It is the 3rd edition of Bahrain Shopping Festival – starting from 19th January and running till 18th February 2017 – where you can find exactly what you need, and much more. You can also get into the festive spirit by visiting the Bahrain Bay – a venue for tons of exciting events. Visitors of all ages are in for spectacular outdoors experiences (open-air movie shows, carnival games, live shows, street bands, and much more).
In-mall eventsTo make shopping even more pleasurable and memorable, participating malls are hosting a variety of fun-filled events. Here are the details of some top events: Where: Seef mall (Seef district). Event: Box of Luck. When: 19th Jan to 18th Feb
Where: City Centre Bahrain. Event: Colored Drummers and Performances. When: 27th – 28th Jan and 3rd – 4th Feb
Where: The Bahrain Mall. Event: Escape Code Room. When: 19th Jan to 18th Feb
Where: Dragon City Event: Shop-A-Wish and Origami Workshop. When: 19th Jan to 18th Feb
Where: Al Ali Shopping Complex. Event: Art Wall. When: 19th Jan to 18th Feb