7 Things to do in KL this weekend during RMCO: 10 & 11 October 2020

7 Things to do in KL this weekend during RMCO: 10 & 11 October 2020

Classy weekend things

Text: Lea Rina

Image: @hiltonkualalumpur
Image: @swisswatchgallery
Image: @marksandspencer_my

The weekend is coming up and as Malaysia continues to observe the RMCO, we've rounded up a few things you can do in KL that could make it more worthwhile than usual

1. An Elegant Affair at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur

When: Now till 31 October

Weekdays — 2.30pm to 5.30pm

Weekends — 12.30pm to 5.30pm

Where: The Lounge, Hilton Kuala Lumpur

Have an afternoon catch-up sesh at The Lounge as they proudly present An Elegant Affair. A fantastic combination of sweet and savoury, the afternoon tea set features sandwiches, desserts and little bite-sized delights by Chef Akram. 

Price: RM236 for two pax

To make your reservation, call 03 2264 2264 or visit this website.

2. Check out the Time Kulture 2020 presented by the Swiss Watch Gallery

When: 10am - 10pm, 8-18 October

Where: Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

Swiss Watch Gallery is back again with Time Kulture. Paying tribute to new-school watchmaking, the sixth edition will showcase Bell & Ross, Frederique Constant, Graham, Longines, Maurice Lacroix, Oris, TAG Heuer, Tissot and Tudor—nine prestigious watch brands that are the definition of fine timepieces. 

3. Enjoy an afternoon tea designed by Khoon Hooi at Mandarin Oriental KL

When: Now till 3 December

Where: Lounge by the Park, Mandarin Oriental KL

Mandarin Oriental KL and famed fashion designer Khoon Hooi are partnering up to bring you a Peranakan Culture-inspired tea set! Khoon Hooi’s Dondang Sayang Afternoon Tea is a delicious experience with a purpose, as 10 per cent of the proceeds will go to the Malaysian Institute of Art. 

Price: RM158 per person, includes free flow of hot beverages for up to two hours

To make your reservation, call 03 2330 8798 or email [email protected]

4. Learn how to cook with Marks & Spencer

When: 10am - 12pm, every Sunday, from 10-31 October

Where: TCH Foodworks

Marks & Spencer has collaborated with boutique culinary studio TCH Foodworks to present Cook with M&S! It's their first-ever cooking workshop series where you will learn how to cook a variety of Western and Asian dishes using M&S ingredients. 

Price: RM78 for members | RM88 for non-members

To sign up, visit this website.

5. Indulge in some Sunday Specials at M Marini Grand Caffé & Terrazza

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When: 12pm to 2pm, every Sunday

Where: M Marini Grand Caffè & Terrazza

Indulge in juicy oysters, salmon tartare, and prawn cocktails while sipping on free-flow Prosecco with the new Pearls & Prosecco sets.

Price: From RM160++ to RM280++, depending on the chosen set

To make your reservation, call 03 2386 6030 or email [email protected]

6. Pop down to Hotel Stripes Kuala Lumpur and check out their October Playlist

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When: Every Saturday night of October

Where: Man Tao Bar, Hotel Stripes Kuala Lumpur

Hotel Stripes KL is celebrating this month with gin cocktails, using No. 3 London Dry Gin. The October Playlist features a list of fun boozy nights such as Gin O'clock and Kombuchugs (every Saturday); The Longest Hour (every Friday and Saturday); and more! So head over and let the fun begin!

7. Marvel at the "King of Whisky" as Royal Salute has launched the ultra-rare Time Series 52-Year-Old Single Cask Finish

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Royal Salute has released their limited edition blend: The Time Series 52-Year-Old Single Cask Finish. With only 106 bottles available worldwide and expertly crafted by Royal Salute Master Blender Sandy Hyslop, and using some of the oldest and most valuable whiskies in the Royal Salute collection. This luxury Scotch is no Sunday sip, but more so a treasured collector's item. 

In honour of this special occasion, Royal Salute will be hosting the unique Olfactory Studio. The exquisite sensory experience will have you explore the taste of their rare whiskies, parallelled with the world of perfumery.

When: The next of such event will be taking place at the Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur on 26 November

Price: Approximately RM138,888 (US$30,000) a bottle

For last week's list of things to do, click here.