As the Indian festival Diwali gets underway with parties and events, welcome the weekend with a lineup of events, including workouts, golfing, arias, live music, dance and some comedy
The Jazz Garden Series
When: October 19, 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm
Where: Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa
Get down to Turtle Beach at the Shangri-La and enjoy some really cool jazz, blues, RnB and soul, live on stage. The Resort is bringing Ryan Keen, Catie Waters and Albie Donnelly’s Supercharge for the first session and it promises to be a great night of music, food and drinks.
When: October 19, 10 pm
Where: Rumba Lattina
Featuring UAE born Badir Al Qassab, also known as ‘DJ Badir’. Having played at LA SCALA (currently known as Private Room) and LA LOCO in Paris, spinning RnB tunes, hip-hop beats, reggae and creating mixes of his own, he has since brought his style of music home to the UAE and showcased his talent at various clubs.
Shangri-La Triathlon Oman
When: October 20, 6 am
Where: Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa
Use this link: https://www.premieronline.com/event/ShangriLa_Barr_Al_Jissah_Resort_Triathlon_2846 to register for the Oman Triathlon.
Distances: 750m sea swim, 20km road bike and 5km run.
Course type: Hilly.
What you get: a T-shirt, a medal, some water!
If you want to do only the swim or the bike or the run, (or only two) register as an individual.
Sushi 101 Program
When: October 20, 8 am
Where: Vantage International Muscat
Join the Vantage team and learn to understand the art of making sushi. Enjoy the day with their V-Chefs, members and friends. Make a sushi from scratch. Know the ingredients, where to buy and start to roll.
The 2 Day Brunch
When: October 20, 8 am to October 21, 4.30 pm
Where: Copper Restaurant
From Friday 8am until Saturday 4:30pm at Copper Restaurant
Spartan Oman Workout Tour #2
When: October 20, 8:30 am to 9:30 am
Where: Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex
Join the team on Friday 20 October, 2017 at Sultan al Qaboos Sports Complex for the first free Workout Tour of the season
Note: In addition to learning new techniques and making new friends, you will receive an exclusive Spartan Work Out T-Shirt, subject to first come first serve basis. The distribution will stop 10 minutes before the training. So make sure you come early!
Dhamma Chakra Pravartan Din – 2017
When: October 20, 9 am
Where: Indian Embassy
Dr. Ambedkar International Mission (AIM) Oman is celebrating Dhamma Chakra Pravartan Din, On Friday 20th October.
Al Nahda Hotels and Resorts 5th Annual Golf Tournament
When: October 20, 11 am
Where: Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club
Get ready to experience an exciting Golf event in Muscat! The 5th Annual Al Nahda Hotels and Resorts Golf Tournament is being organised on 20th October 2017.
When: October 20, 2 pm
Where: Hormuz Grand Hotel
Welcome to the ‘Enchanted’ for a mesmerizing event that will captivate, dazzle and enthrall you. It is a magical afternoon of fairytales and whimsical fantasies.
Drum Circle Oman
When: October 20, 4 pm
Where: Classic Music and Arts Institute, Fahud Street
Classic Music and Arts Institute hosts Drum Circle every Friday with percussionists Lennon Ruiz and Ernesto Raymat, from Havana, Cuba. Drumming is a path of healing that guides us into experiencing the flow of our mind and emotions so we may grow to experience more about our soul. By participating in a drum circle, the community rhythms that are produced do not rely on only one other member, and each contributor has their own sound to add, creating a musical picture of the power of collaboration.
Live Irish Night at O’Malley’s Pub
When: October 20, 6:30 pm
Where: Radisson Blu Hotel
Live Irish Night with entertainment from NAH BOOCULEE (Irish Band) Live, during Happy Hour.
John Barry Bar ‘Live Friday’s’
When: October 20, 7 pm
Where: Grand Hyatt Muscat
Come, check out the acoustic set every Friday at John Barry bar @ Grand Hyatt- fun live music!
Raining Blossoms Masterclass
When: October 20 & 21, 10 am
Where: Tavola Studio, Muscat
In this two-day class, students will be taught a variety of signature fantasy sugar and wafer flower arrangements from Lori Hutchinson (designer behind The Caketress). Students will complete this spring inspired cake design adorned with full open sugar peonies, wafer paper blossom branches, and sugar blossom leafed branches with falling blossoms and rain like jewels on a hand-painted blossom tree backdrop.
L’occasione Fa Il Ladro
When: October 21, 12:30 pm
Where: Royal Opera House Muscat
Enjoy a break from a long day of work or shopping and join us at lunchtime in ROHM’s Opera Galleria for wonderful arias from popular operas and fine instrumental music. Meet the artists before their performances at the Royal Opera House Muscat.
OTR presents Comics on Tonics
When: October 21, 7:30 pm
Where: On The Rocks Muscat, Golden Tulip
Humor infection is back, and possibly the only infection you would deliberately try to catch, with another special edition of ‘Comics on Tonics’. This week they will be joined by Maheep Singh all the way from India. Joined by the hysterical Abbas Al-Lawati and the side splitting Vishnu Pai this is a show strictly for the 18+ audience.