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Three Years of Surprises Buddha Bar network and for our anniversary, we need to go back to our roots. The success of the chain started 14 years ago, and we hope to see the same enthusiasm here after a decade. Our idea is to bring in new concepts continuously; we will keep innovating as time passes by.” Pre-sale tickets for this event come at BD10 (regular) and BD20 (VIP). Latecomers can get regular tickets at the door for BD15 and VIP passes come up to BD45. High-flyers can book a table for six for BD300 (including passes) and get two regular bottles and snacks on the house. A VIP table for eight will cost you BD450 (including passes); you’ll be served two premium bottles and snacks. Save the date — June 7. The uncontested master of lounge music, DJ Ravin spices his mixes with the latest dance fusions. Aware of the evolution of house and Latin grooves in club music, Carlos Campos brings the hottest tracks to the dance floor on this night. Are you ready to set your feet on fire? Ladies’ night For those of us who can’t wait till June to be partying at Bushido, they have yet another Pink Friday party organised for all you gorgeous ladies in town. Test your luck on May 25 as they give you the chance to win a high-end fashion product worth BD300. What are you hoping for — Christian Louboutin? Dolce & Gabbana? Burberry? A leading restaurantlounge in the Kingdom turns three this month; and they want you to be part of the festivity.

If you think of the biggest and best nightlife events that have come to the shores of Bahrain in the past three years, including the smashing FTV after party held late last month that drove the party crowd wild, there is one name that will stand out — Bushido. The extravagant venue that replicates the way of the warrior has shown the island that the Japanese cuisine and culture is more than what meets the eye. The lounge-restaurant that took no less than a few days of its opening to become a local favourite turns three this month. “We missed out on our second anniversary last year; we will definitely not miss the third one,” says Nicolas Budzynski, general manager. “We want everyone in Bahrain to come and party with us, as it’s always a celebration to see that one more year has passed. A lot has been achieved in three years, not always easily; we are happy to see that growth of the Bushido spirit in Bahrain.” International DJs For this event, this hub of entertainment will throw a bash like they have now proved they know how to do. There isn’t a better way to ignite the night of festivity than welcoming two DJs from their sister properties in Paris, Buddha Bar and Barrio Latino. That’s right, they reel in DJ Ravin and Carlos Campos who helped Bushido show the nation what a real party is like. Bringing home a mix of world and Latino vibes, the masters of mixes promise to make June 7 a night you can never forget. Dara Singh, resident DJ states, “Bushido is a part of the

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