December is finally here, the month of Christmas, holiday vibes, and New Years celebrations. There’s going to be a lot going on, we sure hope you’re ready “pencil-in” a lot of room in your schedule for the best Amman has to offer this festive month. Starting you off on the right foot, we’ve got all the events to ease you into the festive mood, from Christmas markets to Christmas parties, the opening of everyone’s favorite pop-up club, and delicious food festivals. Its going to be an action-packed week!
DJ Nick Curly @ CLSTR
December 7 @ 9:30
Prepare for a new venue, a bigger dance floor, and a series of unforgettable nights for the second season opening of Amman’s biggest pop-up club, CLSTR. This Thursday, one of the world’s most in-demand DJs, Nick Curly is taking over CLSTR for his Jordan debut and will be playing alongside DJ AVIDBOLD. So put your dancing shoes on and groove to some insane beats.
Price: 15 JD
Back to the 80s @ Cafe de Paris
December 4 @ 8:00 p.m.
Ready for a little nostalgia? Cafe de Pais is having a blast from the past and is bringing back the 80s. Throw on a few neon bracelets, grab your suede fringe jacket, and boogie to the music you grew up listening to.
ATICO Food Festival @ Wild Jordan Center
December 15 – 16 @ 10:00 a.m.
A haven for foodies is happening this week. ATICO is hosting a Christmas themed food market that will take place at Wild Jordan Center. The Festival will include live cooking stations from all of ATICO Fakhreldin Group’s outlets, themed goodies, and handmade crafts, as well as kids activities all day long and live musical performances. This event already has our mouths-watering and our tummies rumbling.
Winter Nights @ Little Italy – Pizzeria
December 4 @ 8:00 p.m.
Winter is here and nothing feels as warm as a delicious glass of red wine to hit the spot. Head down to Little Italy Pizzeria on Monday and enjoy their offers on Travenello wine all night long with DJ Plot Thickness keeping your night entertaining as you cozy up.
Price: 21.50++ JD All you can drink Travenello wine
Full Moon Meditation @ Wild Jordan Center
December 3 @ 5:30
In need of some peace and harmony? Escape from the stress and worry that surrounds your everyday life and join others at Wild Jordan in a full moon meditation event. It’s time to detoxify your mind, body and spirit right under the beauty of a full moon.
Price: 3 JD including flower lantern and welcome drink
Winter Wonderland @ Orthodox Club
December 8 @ 10:00 a.m.
Ready to embrace Christmas in all its jolly, brightly-coloured glory? Head down to the Orthodox Club and celebrate the Christmas Magic in a winter wonderland. With more than a hundred vendors joining in with arts, crafts and unique gifts. Enjoy the different areas from Santa Claus and the North Pole to the food court, bakery house, snow village, and elves‘ workshop.
Price: 2 JD / Adults
1 JD / Kids
Christmas Market @ Amman Marriott Hotel
December 7 – 9 @ 5:00 p.m.
Marriot’s Christmas market is the perfect place to celebrate the festive season while finishing up all your holiday shopping. Head down to this Christmas market and enjoy all the seasonal favorites from daily live choir performances, Glühwein(mulled wine), hot chocolate, sahlab, burgers, currywurst, sweet potatoes, cookies, churros and much more.
Price: 1 JD
Christmas Party @ Grand Hyatt
December 9 @ 8:00 p.m.
Christmas is a time of fun and festivities! Why not get into the spirit with the Jordanian Irish Association’s annual Christmas party? Jam with the band Desert Rocks preforming festive fare, have a heart-warming Irish dish, and enjoy a welcome drink on arrival. Tis the season to be jolly, Fa-la-la-la-la, la-la-la-la. For reservations, click here.
Price: 30 JD / Memebers
35 JD / Non-members
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team