#MagicFutsal: Meeting Maldini, Giggs & Falcao

Falcão, Paolo Maldini, Ryan Giggs, Vahid Shamsaee, Nabil Akaazoun and Zoran Rakicevic were in Beirut this weekend to meet their fans and play against Bank of Beirut's futsal team. I was lucky enough to receive an invite to the private dinner on Friday and meet the players in person before the scheduled game on Saturday. Since my brother couldn't make it to the game, I thought I let him go the dinner on Friday and…

La Nuit des Musées 2017: Visit Lebanon’s Museums For Free on April 7

The Ministry of culture is organizing the 4th edition of “Museums Night” on Friday the 7th of April from 5 PM till midnight. Museums will open at night and will be free for all visitors. The turnout to last year's edition was great and there are two additional museums on the list this year. However, I wish if they had organized it over the weekend instead of Friday to avoid causing a huge traffic like…
Art

La Plume de Pierre (Pierre Sadek Foundation) Caricatures on Display at The Sursock Museum

7 months ago
Pierre Sadek was Lebanon’s leading political caricaturist and a genius. During my AUB years, I spent countless hours looking through old archives and checking his brilliant newspapers caricatures from the 70s and 80s. Following his ...
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Les Victoires De la Musique 2017: Ibrahim Maalouf Wins Concert/Musical Show of the Year

8 months ago
The 32nd edition of “Victoires de la Musique” was held yesterday in Paris and French-Lebanese Ibrahim Maalouf won the “Concert/Musical Show of the Year” (Spectacle musical/Tournée/Concert) award. The annual ceremony is held yearly since 1985 ...
Events

#MagicFutsal: Ryan Giggs, Paolo Maldini & Falcao Coming to #Beirut on March 4

8 months ago
Sport Evasion and B-Production are kicking off 2017 with a massive Futsal game that will take place on Saturday the 4th of March from 17:30 to 19:30 in Biel. Falcão, Paolo Maldini, Ryan Giggs, Vahid ...
Art

Four Reasons To Attend Christmas In Action Next Week [December 14-18]

10 months ago
I was introduced to Christmas in Action last year by a friend and had the honor to meet Cynthia Bou Khater few weeks back, the woman behind this year’s biggest Christmas event and IN Action, ...
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#Achrafieh2020: Discover Saint Nicolas Street

10 months ago
Achrafieh2020 is organizing one last car-free day this year in Saint Nicolas, Achrafieh. The event will take place on Sunday December 4 from 10 AM till 8 PM and kick off the Christmas festivities. Car-free ...
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In Pictures: Christmas Tree & Decoration at City Centre Beirut

10 months ago
Lighting up the Christmas tree is becoming a nice tradition at City Centre Beirut. Last year, I couldn’t make it but I made sure to attend yesterday and bring Baby Brian along. The event was ...
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Lebanon’s 73rd Independence Day

10 months ago
Here’s a nice roundup of some of the Lebanese ads, videos and posters about Lebanon’s Independence that were shared in the last couple of days. Here’s a couple of cool videos as well by Kababji ...
Events

iPod Creator & Nest Labs Founder Tony Fadell Coming to the BDL Accelerate 2016

11 months ago
BDL Accelerate 2016 first declared Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak as a speaker at the conference this year, and yesterday they announced that Lebanese-American Tony Fadell, mostly known for being the iPod ‘Godfather’ back when Apple ...
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