Entertainment events throughout the coming year could see closer collaboration between the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) and Al Dana Amphitheater, according to BIC chief Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa.
The collaboration could extend to Formula 1 race weekends and potentially see F1 concerts and other entertainment held at the Al Dana Amphitheatre.
“We are working closely with Al Dana Amphitheater on a number of projects, not only during F1 but also throughout the season,” Shaikh Salman told a press conference unveiling the schedule of events. to come to the BIC last night.
“We are still finalizing the details with them around the F1 weekend.
The GDN recently reported the formation of a task force made up of the largest companies in southwestern Bahrain, aimed at boosting tourism in the country.
Among the senior leaders present at the inaugural meeting of the group earlier this month were Shaikh Salman, the Director General of the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), Dr Nasser Qaedi, and the Director General of Al Dana Amphitheatre, Shane Chalmers.
It was reported that the task force entities would share their respective annual schedules to coordinate efforts and explore joint activities for the region, including events, shuttle services between venues and special visitor packages.
The collaboration comes as the BIC prepares for “the busiest and most ambitious season the circuit has ever seen in its 19-year history.”
The 2022-23 calendar is set to feature new world championship-level races joining BIC’s established lineup.
“There is something for everyone throughout the year at BIC and we look forward to welcoming you all for a memorable experience, whether on or off the racetrack,” added Shaikh Salman.