For over a decade, Time Out Istanbul has been the ultimate authority on Istanbul’s eating and drinking scene through its illustrious Eating & Drinking Awards. For the 13th time Time Out Istanbul Eating & Drinking Awards, will take place at one Istanbul’s newest venues featuring more than a few dozen nominees that stood out in the city’s eating and drinking scene, all gathered under categories and put to a city-wide vote.
ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE
The ultimate event for Valentine’s Day ‘All You Need is Love’ organized by Time Out İstanbul is the greatest and most fun Valentine’s Day Party Istanbul has ever seen. An estimated number of 3000 people attend the event where a variety of food stations, themed corners, communal areas, serviced romantic tables and curated menus are enjoyed. There are also fun activities such as chocolate, flower, bijouterie and small gift stands, make-up corner, photo booth and Instagram wall, Tweet wall, screenings from unforgettable love films, speed dating and theatrical performances with ‘Love and Flirtation’ themes. Live music, DJ performances and dance continue throughout the night until late hours.
ISTANBUL SUMMER EXHIBITION
Time Out Istanbul hosted the first ‘Istanbul Summer Exhibition’ in collaboration with Beyaz Art. This exhibition is the Istanbul counterpart of the famous Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions in London. In fact, a few members of the Royal Academy who have curated past summer exhibitions in London joined us in Turkey for ‘Istanbul Summer Exhibition’ preparations, which took place a month before the exhibition at Antrepo 5.
ISTANBUL ART PROJECT
The Latest addition to our art events is a series of art exhibitions. In the past 2 years we have featured solo exhibitions of painter Sait Mingü, English sculptor Jonathan Trayte, and mixed exhibitions of prominent Turkish artists.
101 TASTES OF ISTANBUL
Which meyhane makes the best meze in town? Where can you get the freshest, tastiest simit? We asked, and you answered – more than 10,000 readers of Time Out Istanbul, weighed in as part of our online survey of Istanbul’s best-loved food locales. In this cosmopolitan city, you can find European tastes, Asian fare, and local Anatolian flavours.