The year is still going strong, with every day stretching longer even though the sun begins to set as early as four. Where do you go when the night comes rushing into your day? There’s always a few things happening around Amman, and if you haven’t yet heard about them, we’re here to let you know. The Tip n’ Tag Team has you covered for this week, as usual. Pull out your phones and mark your calendars!
The Monday Night Sessions @ The Living Room
December 17 @ 8:30 p.m.
Extend your weekend vibes with a glass or three of wine this Monday, and let go of yourself in a moment carried by sound and sensory stimulation. The Monday Night Sessions continue to bring you one step closer to your inner zen, with live DJ performances and delicious drinks.
Amstel 60th Anniversary Edition @ Chaos
December 18 @ 7:00 p.m.
Amman’s favorite beer brand hit its 60th anniversary mark this year, and that only calls for celebrations. One great way to do that is continuously and in style. This Tuesday’s celebratory edition brings you a live performance by DJ Flash B and an Amstel 60th Anniversary Special Edition Bottle, all thanks to Amstel-JO.
Price: 5 JD | *Bottle to be claimed with ticket on the way out
Sama’ @ CLSTR
December 20 @ 9:30 p.m.
You’ve seen the videos and you’ve heard her name, Palestine’s techno queen is finally making her way to Amman. Sama’ will be gracing the deck at CLSTR with her instrumental genius. DJ AYN and special guest Darbak will be warming up the floor this Thursday, so make sure to arrive early, because doors will close once maximum capacity is reached!
Price: 15 JD | At the door
Lines @ Orient Gallery
December 16 @ 10:00 a.m.
When artists assemble in one space, you get an explosion of visual and sensory narratives that expand your awareness in creative ways. Lines is an exhibition hosting artists from Jordan, Sudan, Senegal, Iran, Egypt and Palestine – bringing together dreams in a collective vision of distinct and diverse perspectives to bring artists and viewers closer.
Shams Table // Childhood and Upbringing @ Shams Community
December 17 @ 6:30 p.m.
Shams Community aims at providing a safe space where minds, passions and ideas meet to expand. The dialogue aims at dissecting world problems and finding solutions for them while sharing a meal together. Be prepared to be inspired and thought-provoked with this week’s theme: “Childhood and Upbringing”.
Price: 6 JD | Includes a meal
Dharmander Singh: Bollywood and Birmingham to Berlin and Brexit @ The Nub
December 20 @ 8:00 p.m.
Fresh from a sell out European run, Dharmander, an international stand-up comedian, has come to share with you his comic genius. Join him this Thursday as he goes on a self discovery journey led by funny observations and memories. For more info, click here.
Make sure to call for reservations!
Free Kundalini Yoga Classes @ Prana Space
December 17 @ 5:45 p.m.
Kundalini is the spiritual energy of complete consciousness. It can be practiced through yoga, guided by Nada, to help prepare the body to awaken the energy that lies at the root chakra. It basically helps release toxins from your body to make you stronger and more energetic. For more info, click here.
Moving Through @ House of Dreaming
December 21 @ 11:00 a.m.
Malin and Deema will be guiding you in a workshop series designed to release any blockage you’re feeling in your life, creatively or professionally. Its focus is on discovering internal resistances and feeling into what lies beyond them. By understanding your emotions you allow them to feed you, nurture you and make you whole. For more info, click here.
Price: 70 JD | For each 2 day workshop
120 JD | For both workshops (all 4 days)
Christmas Day Brunch @ ThreeSixty
December 25 @ 1:00 p.m.
What is life without food but a dull sequence of minutes and hours? The day after Christmas Eve is a day to feast, and where better to do so elegantly than at ThreeSixty with their festive holiday buffet of seafood, carving stations, cheese and mouthwatering desserts?
Price: 32 JD | Including soft drinks
42 JD | Including alcoholic beverages
*50% for children aged 6 – 12
Christmas Cheese & Wine @ Kegs – House of Ale
December 19 @ 8:00 p.m.
Isn’t the festive season low-key all about the wine and cheese gatherings? If you’re not lactose intolerant and love to pair the two, join the Rotaract Clubs of Amman and Amman West in their annual fundraiser this Wednesday evening. Make sure to grab your liquor-loving friend with you. For more info, click here.
Price: 20 JD
Village Market @ Village Market
December 22 @ 10:00 a.m.
Everybody loves fresh and organic produce, that’s why farmers’ markets tend to be packed. Village Market is one of the newest Saturday Markets to hit Amman and it brings with it local produce for you to use in every dish, and savor with every bite.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team