Al Bustan Festival
Where: Al Bustan Hotel, Beit Mery
When: 13 February – 21 March
Al Bustan Festival celebrates international music and performing arts, including opera and classical concerts as well as dance and theater performances. This year’s edition highlights the works of Bach.
Beirut Fashion Week
Where: Seaside Pavilion (formerly known as BIEL – Pavillon Royal)
When: 15-17 March
One of the biggest red-carpet events in Lebanon will be hosting its first runway show of the year. The last day of the show will include the “Beirut Fashion Awards,” when a scholarship to Europe will be granted to an aspiring designer.
Where: From Andqet to Marjayoun
When: 1 April
Discover over 75 towns and villages by joining the yearly Thru-Walk with the Lebanon Mountain Trail Association. The long-distance hiking trail extends 470km from Andqet in the north to Marjayoun in the south.
Where: Around Beirut
When: 10-27 April
The annual contemporary dance platform will celebrate its 14th edition, bringing to the stage a large number of local and international dance companies. BIPOD is considered one of the most important dance festivals in the region.
Tripoli Film Festival
When: 19-26 April
The fifth edition of the festival will honor the late Lebanese filmmaker Randa Chahal by showcasing her main works, including Le Cerf-Volant, Les Infidèles and Ecrans de Sable.