It’s beginning to look a lot like…(fill in the blank) and while you work on shaking off this tune we so pleasantly have gotten stuck in your head, check out our roundup of some of the best events happening in and around Amman. So gather the masses and hit the pavement to shop till you drop for a good cause or snap your fingers to some live music and remember, it’s better when you do it with some spice!
Go: To shop till you drop an array of goods from handmade goods to local products, designer items and delicious treats in between! Go on a shopping spree for a cause, where local and regional creators of apparel, jewelry, accessories and food come all together to support a great cause in benefiting the Kindergarten in Ghor Fefa.
Location: Amman Marriott Hotel
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Price: 2 JD
Go: To explore this hiking gem located near the Dead Sea that looks carrot-shaped, hence its Arabic name, Jazara! Enter the valley, hike to the top and rappel with the assistance of your guides who will help you adventure safely!
Location: K. Faysal Ben Abdul Aziz St., Amman (6th Circle)
Time: 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Price: 35 JD
Go: If you are ready to step for a good cause! All month long, you can run for a good cause to support the Al Hussein Society of Children with Disabilities.
Location: Al Qabartay St., Downtown
Time: 8 a.m. – 11:45 p.m.
Price: 1 JD Donated for Each Kilometer Run
Go: If this holiday season, you need a little bit more time on your mat to inhale, exhale, and repeat!
Time: 7:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
Price: 8 JD (Drop-In)
Go: If you are ready to put the term olé to use with one of the main flamenco companies from Andalucia who traveled almost all over the world and are now landing their foot-stomping performance here in Amman!
Location: Haya Cultural Center
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Price: Free (Until Capacity is Full)
Go: To learn about a work in progress about the ethnographic findings from multi-sited fieldwork around the region about Syrian refugees as they navigate their day-to-day life.
Location: CBRL Amman Institute
Time: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Price: Free (Registration Required)
Go: For the last concert of the season which features renowned oud player, Tareq Jundi and the Antonine University Choir from Lebanon for a beautiful symphony of regional sounds.
Location: American Community Schools of Amman
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Price: 40 JD (Category A), 25 JD (Category B), 10 JD (Students)
Go: To create some family friendly competition on who can build the best and most creative gingerbread house. Are you ready to build a tasty creation?
Location: Amman Rotana
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Price: 10 JD per child
Go: If you’re the one friend who can recite almost every football fact known to man, at least this time, you’re in good company with other fans who are ready to duel for who has the most knowledge!
Location: Swefieh Village
Time: 8:00 p.m.
Price: 5 JD per person with free popcorn, 10JD with Hookah and 5 JD minimum order food\ drinks
Go: To listen to the Jordanian-Palestinian guitarist and vocalist as he sways the night with Spanish-Levantine music.
Location: Zii Lounge
Time: 10 p.m.
Price: 30 JD
As always, stay curious Tipsters!
The Tip n’ Tag Team