CONCERTS INFO

SAINT ANTHONY OF PADUA CHURCH

Nested in the heart of the town of Baabdath with its beautiful frescoes dating back to the beginning of the 20th Century, Saint Anthony of Padua Church is home for Les Musicales de Baabdath during the concerts period thanks to the support of the Capuchin Parish in Baabdath.


DIRECTIONS

Baabdath is located up the hills of Metn District in Mount Lebanon at an average altitude of 950 meters above sea level, and is 22 KM away from Beirut. It is accessible via several roads mainly the Metn Express Highway (23-minute drive from Beirut Central District). The fast route makes access to the concerts hassle free, particularly in autumn when the traffic is light and the weather pleasant.

To reach Saint Anthony of Padua Church located on Street 11-C, 362, signs leading to the church and marked ‘Les Musicales de Baabdath’ are posted on the way to the venue.



PARKING

During the entire concerts season, parking service is an option. Attendees can drop their cars at the main gate of the church against a valet service fee of 5,000 LBP.


OTHER VENUES

All concerts take place in Baabdath except for the November 1st trumpet and pipe organ performance which takes place in Beirut at the Assembly Hall of the American University of Beirut (AUB) and thanks to its support.


TIME AND SEATING

All performances start at 8:00 pm sharp in all venues. Guests showing up late will be asked to wait at the door until the intermission. Seating is free on a first come first seated basis.

CHURCH DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT 7:30 PM


ADMISSION

While admission to all concerts is free of charge, donations are welcome on the evenings of the performances.


ACCOMMODATION

Starting October 26 until November 5, Colibri Hotel located in Baabdath, offers discounted rates. Free transportation (Hotel-Church–Hotel) is part of the package. For bookings, contact Colibri Hotel on +961 (0) 4 820 402 | +961 81 205 150 or by email on: m.khoury@colibrihotellb.com