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Events in Bahrain

2017-2018

The popular Gulf kingdom made up of small islands knows exactly how to pump life and energy into its land through various events that bring across people from all over the world. Manama, the capital city, is your destination to explore the numerous historical, entertaining and business related exhibitions where people with diverse interests look forward every year to gather with individuals from all continents and exchange their experiences and thoughts.

Formula One Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix

Since the beginning of the Formula One Championship era, many international circuits have hosted the grand prix. A circuit that stands out from the rest is the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) – the home of premier motorsport in the Middle East. Each year, BIC hosts the Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, which is one of the most watched races in the Formula One Calendar. It is also one of three night races held after starting at twilight, making for a stunning floodlit spectacle. If you are a motorsport fan with a fervent love for Formula One car racing, then you cannot miss the 2018 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, which will be held in BIC as the third race of the F1 calendar on the 15th of April 2018. For more information on tickets, please visit https://tickets.formula1.com/en/3176-bahrain-fom/.

Gulf Expo

The popular event hosted by the International Student Network returns to Manama in the fall of 2017 and spring 2018. The Gulf Expo places students, nationals and expatriates of Manama, at the forefront in order to be recognized by esteemed academic organizations from the United States of America.  Guidance counselors, visa officers, scholarship heads and professional individuals are all present during the fair in order to better prepare students for their college applications and to maximize their potential. The Gulf Expo hosts events such as school visits, student fairs and education briefings in Qatar, UAE, Kuwait, Jordan and Bahrain. The venue for this event is yet to be announced, visit http://isnexpo.com/package/gulf-expo/ to stay informed.

Jewelry Arabia

Established in 1992 and sponsored by a member of the Bahraini royal family, H.R.H Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Jewelry Arabia is the most recognized jewelry exhibition in the Middle East. Not only is this event a platform for new designers to display their creative designs but it is also a preference among  renowned brands as it offers them a chance to show off limited edition pieces and collections. This luxurious affair will take place from the 21st – 25th of November 2017 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre. To know more details on this event, visit http://www.jewelleryarabia.com.

Bahrain International Airshow

The Bahrain International Airshow has been offering networking possibilities for all aerospace enthusiasts and members of the diverse aviation community since 2010.  At the BIAS, industry affiliates can relish in numerous activities as well as may buy, sell and display aircraft correlated equipment. Aviation holds great historic value within the Kingdom of Bahrain, and this is reflected upon the hosting of the prestigious event. Featured within BIAS is a large exhibition hall for enterprises to display the wide varieties of products and amenities – the hall is open to industry professionals, visitors, participants, media, businesses and many more. Find the BAIS at the Sakhir Airbase from the 14th-16th of November 2018, for more info visit http://www.bahraininternationalairshow.com.

The Pearling Path Exhibition

Bahrain takes pride in its locally sourced precious stone and has even scored itself a reputation as a prevalent global pearling center. Due to this, the Pearling Path, in Muharraq City, was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2012. The Pearling Path Exhibition takes place in Muharraq Al Hala Club from April, 18 to August, 1, 8 am to 8 pm with no entry fees. In cooperation with the Bahrain Road Runner (BRR), pearling trial is 6.5 km long and can gather over 300 participants where the pearling narrative of the land is highlighted. The exhibition presents the pearling history in Bahrain showcasing architectural rich heritage, unique and exclusive natural pearls.  

Bahrain International Property Exhibition

Calling out the wolves of real estate, you do not want to miss this non-profit, 3-day exhibition organized by the Bahrain Society of Engineers, held under the patronage of H.E Shaikh Khalid Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The event takes place at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre from October, 26 to October, 28 starting at 10 am to 10 pm with a free entry. This event hosts Bahraini real estate companies and allows industry associates to exchange industry information and experiences with investors, builders and buyers, in order to discuss current difficulties and suggest an effective plan for a better future. For more information about the BIPEX visit, http://www.bipex.org.

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