From dust and rain to sunny skies, it seems like the weather is pulling toss-ups lately. If your emotions are as confused as the weather is, The Tip n’ Tag Team is here for some heavy duty uplifting. Here’s our holy grail of events for the last week of April. We’ve got something for the night owls, the spirituals, the foodies, and last but not least the art connoisseurs.
Amman Jazz Festival 2018 @ Haya Cultural Center
April 26 – 28 @ 7:00 p.m.
Jazz is not just music, it’s a way of life. So for all you Jazz-a-holics, it’s time to rejoice, because Amman’s Jazz Festival is back for its 7th edition. Featuring various international and local acts, with two concerts each night, this festival will be the highlight of your week.
Price: 10 JD / 2 concerts
Salsa Night @ NOFA Creative Space
April 27 @ 9:00 p.m.
Bring out your dancing shoes and grab your favorite dancing partner, because nothing says sexy like dancing to some salsa. Join other dance enthusiasts in an evening of live music and spectacular rhythms.
Price: 10 JD
Danceable & Singalongable Night @ Cafe De Paris
April 27 @ 9:30 p.m.
Whether you can’t help but sing along or you’re all about those groovy dance moves, Cafe De Paris has just what you need. Playing hits from the golden years of Hip Hop, R n’ B, and House, this event will surely give you all the feels you need to groove to the mood.
Price: 7 JD / Free Shot
Blond:ish @ CLSTR
April 26 @ 9:00 p.m.
Viv & Anstascia, also known as Blond:ish, are coming back to Amman! The duo are known for sets inspired by their travels and spiritual encounters. If you’re looking for an atmosphere with a unique sound and the freedom of expression through dance, then you know where to spend your Thursday night.
Price: 15 JD
Wine Dinner @ Gusto Italian Restaurant
April 23 @ 8:30 p.m.
If you’re up for a culinary adventure, then Gusto has exactly what you need. A 4-course set menu featuring some of the most authentic Italian dishes will be carefully curated for your palate. In addition to the masterpiece menu on offer, you’ll also be spoiled with a selection of premium international cheeses paired with the finest of wines.
Price: 37 JD++
Buffalo Supports Autism @ Buffalos Wings & Rings
April 23 @ 8:00 p.m.
Craving some wings? Why not enjoy them for a good cause? Head to Buffalos Wings & Rings, give back to society and help raise awareness for Autism. 20% of the proceeds from your wingstravaganza will be donated to Autism MENA.
Price: a la carte
Cooking Class with Chef Cristian Cabrera @ Gusto Italian Restaurant
April 24 @ 11:00 a.m.
Do your cooking skills need tweaking? Who better than Chef Cristian Cabrera to help you with that? Join this cooking class, upgrade your kitchen skills, and indulge in a fulfilling Italian lunch.
Price: 35 JD ++
SHAMS Spring YOGA @ Beit Shams
April 24 @ 7:00 p.m.
It’s time for a little soul nourishing. Recharge and energize your mind, body and soul with weekly yoga classes at Shams. Supported by a cause and lead by different instructors, this is exactly what will brighten up your bleak weeks.
Price: 40 JD / 4 classes
12 JD / Drop in
Group Art Exhibition @ Artisana
April 25 @ 10:00 a.m.
If you’re still unsure which style of art is your favorite, then this upcoming gallery might help you decide. Gallery14 is featuring a group art exhibition by: Ali Amr, Ghassan Abulaban, and Ruba Abu Shousheh. Head down to this gallery and get lost in the beauty adorned on its walls.
Jacaranda Images is hosting an exhibition by one of Jordan’s dynamic young artists Ahmed El Khalidi. The exhibition, titled “Swapped at Birth”, documents the differences and similarities of the artist’s original home, Jordan, and his new home, Australia, through photography and graphics alike.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team