September is finally here but the heat hasn’t backed off yet and neither have the events! Prepare yourself for crazy nightlife events, reclusive retreats, and the ever reverberating sounds of the Opera to fill your week with joy. Read on as the Tip n’ Tag Team uncovers some of the snazziest events coming your way this first week of September.
Ambush Presents Jazar Crew @ Zorba Restaurant
September 7 @ 8:00 p.m.
Ambush are throwing a revolutionary party at one of Amman’s hidden gems, the legendary Zorba. Jazar Krew, a DIY music and art collective from Palestine, alongside Etchar and DJ B-side will be playing epic beats sure to keep you dancing till the early hours of the morning. Powered by Petra Beer Jo.
Price: 10 JD | Includes 1 free Petra beer for first 100 attendees
Mountain Breeze Pool Opening @ Mountain Breeze Resort
September 7 @ 8:00 a.m.
Keep the summer heat alive with a drive up to Mountain Breeze Resort and a visit to their scenic pool deck this Friday. Crack one open to the stunning Jalaad Forest views while you cool off by the pool or partake in some paintball action. Be sure to save up space in your stomach so you can enjoy a delicious meal at the resort’s restaurant afterwards. Don’t forget to ask about their 5 for 25 JD Corona beer bucket promotion, as well as their 25 JD paintball promotion that includes 300 bullets! For more info, click here.
Price: 30 JD | Adults
15 JD | Kids under 12 years
Free | Kids under 6 years
Chapters: by G.E. @ Grand Millennium Hotel
September 6 @ 7:00 p.m.
In the mood to let loose? We’ve got just the thing for you! Chapters is bringing you a night of music, booze, and all you need to let loose this Thursday at the Millennium Hotel’s grand terrace. Starting with DJ RFZ for the sunset session and followed by DJs Roo, AMRAY, and AVIDBOLD for the rest of the evening, there isn’t any better way to get your first weekend of September going. Powered by Amstel-JO.
Price: 10 JD | 7:00 p.n. to 10:00 p.m.
15 JD | 10:00 p.m. to closing
Glow Night @ S61 Lounge
September 6 @ 9:00 p.m.
Did you wave goodbye to neon in the 90s while watching Saved by the Bell? Turns out it’s making a comeback this Thursday at S61’s Glow Party! Bring your sexy dance moves, your best buds, and be ready to shine bright. Don’t miss out on the special offers on Tequila, Gin, Vodka, Rum, and Beer!
Price: 5 JD | Including entrance + glow sticks, bracelets and necklaces
*Ladies get in for free before 10:30 p.m.
Karaoke Night @ Houston’s Restaurant & Pub
September 7 @ 8:00 p.m.
Looking to sing your heart out to Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody or venture your way into a few guilty pleasured pop songs? Where better than at an all-time favorite spot? Whether you went there as a kid with the fam, or spent every Thursday after school there with your friends, Houston’s Restaurant & Pub will always have a place in your heart. Don’t miss the chance to show off those vocal skills at this Friday’s karaoke night!
Price: 10 JD | Includes 1 welcome drink
Summer Nights @ Little Italy – Pizzeria
September 3 @ 9:00 p.m.
The pleasures of life are many, but few match up to the combination of food, music and booze together. If a laid back summer night is what you’re looking for, then surely this event is on the menu. With DJ Azone setting the mood, Italian cuisine served up the best way they know how, and Amstel’s buy 2 get 1 free offer adding to the groove, your Monday evening will be one for the books. Powered by Amstel-JO.
New You Born Under the Stars Retreat @ Thea Soul-Chology
September 7 @ 7:00 a.m.
Meditate surrounded by nothing but grace, serenity, and a million stars in the middle of the awe-inspiring desert of Wadi Rum. Full of healing and self-reflection workshops, this 2-day retreat will help you ignite your inner star and let go of everything weighing you down. For more info, click here.
Price: 97 JD | Thea Soul-chology Clients
111 JD | New Clients
Journey Into Breath @ Salt Cave
September 7-8 @ 6:00 p.m.
The best way to calm down is so simple, yet taking a breath is always taken for granted. In this session, Alena Bartoli and Leen Samarah will show you how simply changing your breathing techniques has the potential to incredibly change your life.
Price: 10 JD
Men’s session: September 7 | Women’s Session: September 8.
Opera La Boheme @ Amman Opera Festival
September 4 @ 8:00 p.m.
Music is an art that speaks in all of the world’s languages. Taking place at the 2000 year old Roman Amphitheater and bringing together over 170 people from different parts of the world, the Annual Amman Opera Festival will include, for the first time in Jordan, a full production of La Boheme. Sway to tunes that tug at your heartstrings and get lost in stories of love, despair, and glory at this enchanting evening.
Price: 30 JD | Gladiator Lounge
50 JD | Opera Lounge
150 JD |Royal Lounge
Piece by Piece – Hilda Hiary @ Orient Gallery
September 4 @ 6:00 p.m.
It’s been said that artwork is a window to the soul of a true artist. Hilda Hiary has scattered pieces of her body and soul onto her canvases. Go on a spiritual quest exploring her artwork and get to meet her in person at the opening of her solo exhibition “Piece by Piece” at the Orient gallery this Tuesday.
Sunset Cycling to Dead Sea @ Amman Cycling Club
September 7 @ 12:30 p.m.
Up for a sporty outdoor activity where you’ll be meeting new people? How about cycling to the Dead Sea with the Amman Cycling Club this weekend? If watching a mesmerizing sunset at sea is not motivating enough to get you off your couch, the delicious Sajiyeh dinner they’ll prepare at the end of the ride definitely should be! For more info, click here.
Price: 15 JD
Hiking with Locals @ Tours with Locals
September 7 @ 7:15 a.m.
This hike with a local twist at Al-Mukhaibeh Al-Fawqa is all about new experiences. Tours with Locals will take you to this small village north of Um-Qais, where you’ll engage with the local community through cooking, games, and music. You’ll also get to explore the Roman ruins and enjoy the hot water springs originating in the area.
Price: 25 JD
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team