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The Chief Executive Officer of BTEA Launches “The Yard”
28 March, 2017

Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) Chief Executive Officer, His Excellency Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa, launched yesterday the first edition of “The Yard” Food Festival.


The event that is located at Seef District next to ‘The Courtyard’, is organized by Faalyat Management Co. W.L.L and will run for a period of two weeks until 08th April 2017.


Commenting on the launch, the Chief Executive Officer at BTEA, H.E Shaikh Khaled bin Humood Al Khalifa said: “We are delighted to launch such unique local festivals and initiatives that aims to energize the tourism sector in-line with the major events and activities that are being held in the Kingdom and during the neighboring countries main holidays.”


“We trust that this festival will be a great success as it focuses on the hospitality sector and also aims to showcase the new and existing Bahraini concepts to a larger audience.” he added.


“The Yard” is considered as diverse platform that provide food lovers an opportunity to try a number of local Bahraini food projects and enjoy the fun-filled activities. The festival will be held on the weekdays from 11:00am to 3pm, and 5:00pm to 10:00pm, and from 5:00pm to 11:00pm on the weekends.