Visitor registrations for the much-awaited Jewellery Arabia and Scent Arabia exhibitions have been announced.

Make a beeline for these popular annual showcases hosted in the Kingdom. The 31st edition of Jewellery Arabia and the co-located perfume exhibit, that was added last year, will be held from November 14 to 18 at Exhibition World Bahrain, Sakhir. It is under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Bahrain.

The event is open to the public and entry is free of charge. Organised by Informa Markets, the exhibition venue spans across 54,000sq/m and will provide visitors with access to a wide range of leading brands such as Asia Jewellers, Al Zain and Bahrain Jewellery Centre, as well as international names such as Chopard, Boucheron and Hublot, among many others. Bringing together 650 brands from 30 countries, it will showcase an extensive range of jewellery, timepieces, ornamental art, high-end tech and more.

Having Art Deco-style influences, this year’s exhibition will be held in halls 3, 5, 6, 7 and 8 and offer brand new features such as a VIP room to network and relax. A dedicated wristwatch area will also be set up for enthusiasts and collectors. Returning highlights include the Rising Stars pavilion, featuring young jewellery designers, and the popular Gold Souk. Dubai Design Academy, which provides accredited professional jewellery-making and design courses, will offer workshops throughout the event. Designers and horologists will give talks as part of an exciting programme.

Since its inception in 1992, Jewellery Arabia has hosted world-famous jewellery houses, watch manufacturers and high-profile designers, many of whom choose this iconic exhibition to introduce their new and limited-edition creations. Owing to its growing popularity, this year’s event will be more than 25% bigger than the last edition.

Scent Arabia will bring together the most exclusive and luxurious fragrances. Explore a wide range of perfumes, incense and candles. This year’s lineup features prestigious brands such as Al Hawaj, Faces, Junaid perfumes and Rasasi who will exhibit their latest products and limited-edition collections. ✤