Showing posts from May 25, 2014

What's on this weekend in Beirut, Beirut events

By: The Daily Star
Source:The Daily Star

Summer fashion week St. Georges Beach and Yacht Club, Ain al-Mreisseh
May 31, 4:30-10:30 p.m.
LIPS modeling and event management is hosting the second edition of itsSummer Fashion Weekon the outdoor terrace of St. Georges Yacht Club. The show features summer collections from local and regional designers on a 50-meter catwalk.
Teleferique May festivities Teleferique Gardens, Harissa
Saturdays and Sundays, until June 10
Harissa, Jounieh's iconic holy site, is offering free teleferique rides every weekend throughout the month of May, as well as live music and art displays.
La Dolce Vita Venezia, HiltonBeirutMetropolitan Palace
May 30 until June7
The Hilton has teamed up with theItalian Embassyfor a special weeklong celebration of Italian cuisine. Italian Executive Chef, Paolo Rocco, will concoct authentic Italian dishes for an unforgettable gastronomic experience.
Garden Show Hippodrome, Beirut
May 31, 5-11 p.m.
In its 11th edition, t…

Annual garden show festival opens at Hippodrome, events in beirut, Lebanon

By: Sarah Samaha
Source: The Daily Star
BEIRUT: The annual Garden Show and Spring Festival opened its 11th edition at the Beirut Hippodrome Tuesday, welcoming gardening enthusiasts to a week of workshops and plant browsing.
At the festival, located at the Beirut Hippodrome, gardening connoisseurs and agricultural experts offer their advice at a variety of workshops available throughout the week. Geared toward the public and industry professionals alike, the garden show offers a chance for like-minded guests to schmooze, eat and entertain their families. Children can enjoy arts and crafts, cooking sessions and the rare chance to run through a public park in Beirut.
More than a decade old, the Garden Show and Spring Festival has grown each year to become a Lebanese tradition. The event, co-organized by Hospitality Services and Myriam Shuman, is a hub for…