Are you feeling it Tipsters? And by ‘it’ we mean the summer vibes, chill atmospheres and the buzz of the Eid vacation coming up in a week! If you’re looking for a way to keep busy till you’re in vacation mode, we’ve got you! Get those tan lines in play this week with a pool party, burn it up with a Friday afternoon grill-sesh, join a park meditation experience, hit up an art gallery, or get your adrenaline pumping with a hike. We’ve go more than enough events to keep you busy till you’re officially Eid-ing.
H2O Opening Night @ Kempinski Hotel Amman
August 16 @ 9:00 p.m.
H2O is finally back, and to commence its opening season, the outdoor pool lounge will be hosting a party this Thursday. Powered by Amstel-JO, served up by DJs Arsh, Zai, and Base Club Dubai Resident DJ – SADCAT, this night is packed with one surprise after the other. We surely don’t want to spoil any for you, so head to H2O this Thursday and experience them yourself.
Price: 15 JD
*One free AMSTEL beer + one free shot for the first 200 guests
Latin Night by Qban Band @ Arriba – Latino Pub & Restaurant
August 16 @ 9:00 p.m.
Cuba on your mind? No need to travel far. Arriba is bringing you an evening of Latin music and dance. From Salsa and Merengue to Chachachá and Bachata, dance the night away to the sounds of the Qban band.
Price: 10 JD
Summer Dreaming – Pool Party @ Dead Sea Spa Resort
August 17 @ 10:00 a.m.
Way below sea level, Summer Dreaming is serving you some of the dopest beats, sunshine and refreshing cocktails. Join DJs FLASH B, Base Club Dubai’s Resident DJ – SADCAT, ARSH, Omar Shihab and percussionist Nawaf Al Azeeh at the Dead Sea Spa Resort‘s amazing olympic pool for an unforgettable afternoon.
Price: 20 JD
Talking in the Dark // Moments of Failure @ Shams Community
August 16 @ 7:00 p.m.
There is something about engaging in conversation in a room full of strangers who can’t see one another; it instills a sense of community in a way. If you’re up for a unique experience where you’ll be blindfolded, munching on snacks, and enjoying your dessert all while engaging in a dialogue about ‘Moments of failure’, then RSVP to this event asap!
Price: 6 JD
Grill Me Good @ The Deck Lounge
August 17 @ 12:30 p.m.
Everyone agrees the perfect ingredients to an ideal Friday include great food, tasteful music and an outdoor area where you can soak in the sun. If you’re on a quest for that perfect Friday vibe, Grill Me Good’s fantastic outdoor experience is just what you need. Feast away with live BBQ cooking stations and sharing platters while enjoying groovey summer beats by DJ Boudi all the way from Lebanon.
Price: 12 JD++ per person | Including live BBQ stations
Morning Meditation Session @ King Hussein Park
August 18 @ 7:00 a.m.
In a world that’s getting increasingly crowded, competitive and complex, it has become even more essential to meditate. In Amman, there is no shortage of studios to do that. However, why meditate in a closed space when you can work on your Kumbaya in the wildreness? Join this morning session on Saturday at King Hussein Park.
Power Yoga with Maha @ Inner Life Institute
August 15 @ 7:00 p.m.
Looking for breaking a sweat while also testing the limits of your own body and mind? Look no further than this Power Yoga session with Maha. Power Yoga is a used to describe a vigorous, fitness-based approach to yoga, that will surely leave you energetic and at peace.
Celebration of Women Art Exhibition @ Nofa Creative Space
August 12 @ 10:30 a.m.
Artist, Shereen Audi, uses her art and creativity to shine light on the female identity. She believes that women today are capable of facing all kinds of difficulties and hardships. In this collection, she celebrates confident strong women and encourages them to keep believing in themselves.
Yemen Through a European Lens @ Nofa Creative Space
August 12 @ 1:00 p.m.
Given the current humanitarian crisis going on in Yemen, this exhibition seeks to shed a positive light on Yemen’s history by featuring some of the oldest photographs of the country. Taken by European photographers such as Hermann Burchardt, Carl Rathjens and Giuseppe Caprotti, the images illustrate an ancient time of prosperity, diversity and tolerance in the country.
Two Day Guided Tour Petra, Wadi Rum, Red Sea & Dead Sea @ Jordan Private Tours and Travel
Auguts 17 @ 7:00 a.m.
It might be a little too hot and a little too sunny but that sure as hell won’t stop the adventurer in you. Join other outdoor-lovers on a fully-guided two-day trip, starting from Amman to Petra, followed by Wadi Rum, Aqaba, and the Dead Sea. Expect stunning views and an unforgettable experience. For more information, click here.
Price: Dependent on number of participants, contact Jordan Private Tours and Travel
Hiking Wadi Al-Karak @ Zone-Out For Outdoor Activities
August 17 @ 8:00 a.m.
How about exploring one of Jordan’s greatest canyons? This medium level hike will take place at Wadi Al-Karak’s lower trail, a beautiful valley near the Dead Sea with waterfalls, spectacular cliffs and a fairyland of greenery. Don’t miss out on this scenic adventure, register now.
Light A Candle For Hope @ Blue Moon Center
August 17 @ 11:30 p.m.
A city of rose-coloured stone dating back to the 3rd century BC, Petra will leave you in awe time after time. Surrounded by Instagram worthy views and a whole lot of history, what’s not to like about this hike? Add a little meditation and your trip can benefit body, soul, and mind. Join Blue Moon Center on this exciting hike through Petra followed by a soothing candle-lit meditation session in the heart of this world wonder. Transportation, breakfast, snacks, and dinner are included in the price. For more information, click here.
Price: 35 JD | Includes everything
25 JD | Includes water & transportation only
*This trip does not include entry fees into Petra.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team