Bahrain Shopping Festival

Shop Bahrain’s fun-filled activities, unveiled!

Shop Bahrain, the largest nationwide festival in the Kingdom of Bahrain, unveiled its ‘Calendar of Events’ for the much-awaited festival during a press conference held at the Capital Club. The third edition of the Bahrain Shopping Festival is a unique 30-day celebration of Bahrain’s hospitality and tourism offering for the entire family alongside promotions for residents and visitors. The “Festival City” welcomes more than 16,000 visitors within the first four days of its launch.

The festival, co-organised by the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Autthority (BTEA) and Tamkeen, is held in cooperation with the partners from the public and private sector such as Batelco, Gulf Air, and YK Al Moayyed & Sons.

Calendar of Events

19 January – 18 February

Main Events

Festival City

Where: Bahrain Bay

When: 4pm to 10pm Weekdays

4pm to 12am Weekends

Entrance Fee: BD2

Taste Tour

Time: Based on each restaurant’s operating hours

The ‘Taste Tour’ returns this year, including a total of 29 participating restaurants. Participants will be able to sample dishes and vote for their favorite restaurants. They will also have the opportunity to win an Infinity Q50 car from YK Almoayyed & Sons as part of a ‘The Taste Tour’ raffle draw.

Raffle Draws

The festival offers a fun-filled schedule of entertaining activities at the participating shopping malls and hotels, allowing for visitors to collect through the electronic system. Get a chance to win one of the 12 cars and over 25,000 valuable prizes. Four weekly raffle draws will take place at the ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism headquarters.

Activities in Shopping Malls

Box of Luck

Where: Seef Mall, Seef District

When: Everyday from 12pm to 10pm


Where: Seef Mall, Muharraq

When: Weekends from 10am to 11pm

Escape Chambers

Where: Bahrain Mall, Sanabis

When: Everyday from 10am to 11pm

Mini Golf Circuit

Where: Enma Mall

When: Everyday from 4pm to 10pm

Shop A Wish

Where: Dragon City

When: Everyday

Origami Workshop

Where: Dragon City

When: Weekends

Art Wall

Where: Al A’ali Shopping Complex

When: Everyday from 10am to 10om

Join the Game

Where: Yateem Centre

When: Weekends from 4pm to 9pm