‘Shop Bahrain’ Unveils Calendar of Events
09 January, 2018
: Shop Bahrain, the largest nationwide Festival in the Kingdom of Bahrain, unveils its’ Calendar of Events for the much-awaited shopping Festival that will take place from 11th January and will run until the 10th February 2018.
The Festival this year will create an unforgettable calendar of events for the entire family including many surprises, exciting range of in-mall activities and more than 80,000 valuable prizes in the raffle draws held during the 30-day event including cars, travel tickets, and much more.
‘Shop Bahrain’ organized by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) in cooperation with partners from the public and private sectors such as Tamkeen, YK Al Moayyed, VIVA Bahrain, and Gulf Air.
“We are delighted to announce the calendar of events for the fourth-edition of the Bahrain Shopping Festival. Shop Bahrain aims to further drive the growth of the three main sectors: tourism, retail, and culinary by providing events and activities that are suitable for the entire family and contributing to the development of the national economy through our partnership with the public and private sector,” said the Chief Executive of the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority, Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa.
“Shop Bahrain aims to attract visitors from Bahrain and abroad by hosting wide-range of exciting family oriented events throughout the duration of the Festival. We also ensured to host events that suits the interest of all age-groups. We encourage everyone to join the fun and visit Bahrain to be part of the festivities," he also added.
‘Shop Bahrain’ Organizers also held a GCC roadshow in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait in order to promote the Festival and increase the number of tourists coming to Bahrain while mirroring the Kingdom’s position as an accessible family destination, offering fun-filled activities that will coincide with the holidays of the Gulf region and Bahrain.
Shop Bahrain will feature the return of the ‘Festival City’, located in Bahrain Bay, and will boast a number of activities for the entire family including carnival games, outdoor markets, along with live entertainment and performances as well as the return of the ‘Taste Tour’ that will include more than 40 restaurants located all around the Kingdom offering mouth-watering set menus. Visitors and residents participating in the ‘Taste Tour’ will get the opportunity to enter the raffle draw and win a Nissan Petrol.
The participating malls will also include a line-up of entertaining activities for their visitors to enjoy along with their families. ‘Shop Bahrain’ will also provide a unique shopping experience at the participating malls and hotels allowing visitors to collect points in the Festival’s loyalty system and enter the raffle draws to win more than 80,000 valuable prizes including 20 cars.