August has arrived, and we know you can’t wait for the week-long break come Eid on Sunday. In order to keep you occupied until then, Tip n’ Tag presents the Daydreamer: a weekly list of events in Amman. Mark your calendars and start exploring, Tipsters!
Beer Pong Night @ Chaos
August 5 @ 8:00 p.m.
Flinging tiny balls into cups of beer is an international sport that people of all backgrounds take part in. Jordan’s very own Nomads Rugby Club is holding a beer pong night at Chaos. Enjoy the offers they have on beer pitchers, and remember to put in a glass of water between every game!
Price: 5 JD Entry fee
Neon Summer @ Boulevard
August 8 @ 7:30 p.m.
Step into a scene from Stranger Things at the Boulevard this Thursday, because the Walk of the Town is getting a neon revamp. Lose yourself in the dazzling colors and lights, and be sure to catch the live entertainment. Neon mazes, bubble fountains, and arcade games will all be provided for the masses to enjoy.
Kathim Al Sahir Live @ Amman Exhibition Park
August 9 @ 8:00 p.m.
Kathim Al Sahir, affectionately dubbed the Caesar of Arabic Music, will grace Amman with his presence this weekend. Catch him live this Friday and enjoy a melodic evening of pure Arabic sounds. Fun fact: Kathim’s song, Ana Wa Laila, ranked higher than Bohemian Rhapsody on BBC’s The Worlds Top Ten Songs poll.
Price: 40 JD | Class D
60 JD | Class C
80 JD | Class B
95 JD | Class A
Summer Fling @ Exit Club
August 9 @ 10:00 a.m.
What’s that? A pool party? Sign us up! Make a splash at Exit Club this Friday and enjoy live music, an abundance of alcohol, and great weather. Summer in Amman is a beautiful, albeit fleeting experience that you need to make the best out of.
Price: 20 JD | One drink included
Saji-yeah! @ JR The Wine Experience
August 6 @ 7:00 p.m.
Have you experienced the magical flavors of Sajiyeh? This pan-cooked meal is going to be the highlight at The Wine Experience this Tuesday. Pick your preferred kind of meat and enjoy three glasses of wine chosen specifically for the occasion. Be sure to book before August 5th, as tickets are available for a limited time only.
Price: 30 JD | Full-course meal for one person, including three glasses of wine
65 JD | Full-course meal for two people, including a bottle of wine
King Hussein Park Group Run @ Running Amman
August 5 @ 7:00 p.m.
Keep the Monday blues at bay and join Running Amman for a short and refreshing cardio session after work. The group will be meeting at King Hussein Park at 7:00 p.m. on Monday for an hour-long run. Be sure to RSVP to the event so they know you’re coming!
Yoga Session @ Shams Community
August 7 @ 6:30 p.m.
Shams often hold events aiming to deepen your connection with both yourself and others around you. This time, they’re hosting a one-hour yoga session on Wednesday in their scenic backyard. Work the stress out of your system and get your breathing in check. Mats will be provided if you’re missing one.
Price: 6 JD | Entry fee
2 JD | For borrowing a yoga mat
Caucasian Film Days @ Royal Film Commission
August 4 @ 8:00 p.m.
Are you a film buff looking to broaden your knowledge of international cinema? The Royal Film Commission is screening independent films from the Caucasus all week long. The film marathon starts today with Georgian thriller Sashishi Deda. Grab your beverage of choice from their in-house Montage Cafe and enjoy the open-air theater screening.
Language Exchange Night @ Deewan
August 10 @ 2:30 p.m.
Looking for a tandem partner in Amman? It’s a tough world out there, and having someone help you learn to speak a foreign native language can be good for your learning process. Drop by Deewan this Saturday and break the barriers of language and culture by finding a language exchange partner!
Price: 5 JD | You can’t put a price on friendship.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team