Dewakan has a special guest chef coming to town while Shook! has plans to give you Saturday Night Vibes—all that and more happening this weekend
1. Saturday Night Vibes at Shook! Kuala Lumpur, 7pm-10.30pm, 11 Nov
Shook! has a new dining concept where great food meets great company and music in one fine, stylish space. As per its namesake, the combination only happens once every week with a delectable feast of exquisite Asian and European cuisines ensured. The live performances, however, changes and this weekend features The Rainbow Children, a Prince-inspired tribute band.
RM168 nett per person. For more info, visit their website.
2. Dewakan x Kristian Bauman, 7.30pm-9.30pm, 10 & 11 Nov
Chef and co-owner of Copenhagen's Restaurant 108, Kristian Bauman is coming to KL to collaborate with Chef Darren Teoh of Dewakan for a one-of-a-kind 11-course menu where the spotlight is on the natural flavours of the ingredients themselves. Expect creative dishes that will challenge, comfort and intrigue you.
RM450 per person. Reservations are necessary. For more info, visit their website.
3. Floral arrangement 3.0 workshop with @florahera at Mari House, 10am-1pm, 11 Nov
Learn the basics of arranging flowers be it for a vase or a bridal bouquet.
RM330 per person (inclusive of materials and refreshments). For more info, visit the event page.
4. ABWM Christmas Bazaar at The Renaissance Hotel, 10.30am-2.30pm, 12 Nov
It's never too early to start shopping for Christmas. The Association of British Women in Malaysia is organising a huge Christmas bazaar with over 90 stalls-20 of those stalls are by charities while the rest of them will be selling craft items, jewellery, books, baked goods and more.
RM20 per entry. For more info, visit the event page.
5. Weddings Redefined at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur, now till 18 Nov
Calling all engaged couples, your stress-free dream wedding could possibly start at The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur. And we don't just mean by hosting it at their Grand Ballroom. From dream-worthy gowns (including The St. Regis Bridal Gown Capsule Collection by Marchesa) to photographers to pampering sessions, the hotel is holding an exclusive showcase with a specially curated selection of vendors that cover every aspect of your special day. Have a look and speak to their team of Wedding Specialists for more info.
6. The Singapore Writers Festival in Singapore, till 12 Nov
The literary festival, back for its 20th edition, is in full swing and for the first time ever, is carrying a Tamil theme-Aram. To celebrate some of the best talents around the region, the festival will see visiting authors giving talks and joining panel discussions. Malaysia is also part of this huge event and we spoke to one of the Malaysian speakers, Amir Muhammad—the 'godfather' of indie books and the man behind Fixi—here for his insight of the industry. So if you're heading to Singapore this weekend, be sure to check out the festival.