Happy New Year, Tipsters! If you’re not all partied out, the Tip n’ Tag Team has put together this list of events for you to keep busy with. Meditate, learn to bellydance, and party in Amman’s many bars and clubs. Start scrolling!
Lehar @ CLSTR
January 9 @ 9:30 p.m.
Italian DJ Lehar is knocking on CLSTR’s door for a special performance this Thursday. Be sure to arrive boozed up and ready to start your night at the queue, then dance along to his dynamic and spontaneous music.
Price: 15 JD
3 FAZ @ Chaos
January 10 @ 9:00 p.m.
3 Faz, a three-piece rock band, is playing their original setlist of pure and mellow rock n’ roll goodness this Friday at Chaos. Watch your steps as you’re going up and down the stairs!
Price: 5 JD
Jeem Jazz Band @ Maestro
January 8 @ 9:00 p.m.
Enjoy soulful jazz tunes all night long this Wednesday at Maestro in an evening full of Amman’s finest local bands. Don’t worry if you’re not a smoker, this is a smoke-free event.
Intervention Vol. 9 @ Zorba
January 10 @ 10:00 p.m.
Zorba Rooftop is scheduled for its 9th intervention. This Friday features Fabian Freyer of Croatia. Local DJ heroes such as AnDONUT and Ayn will be joining in for a night of endless techno madness.
Price: 10 JD
Candlelit Evening Yoga Practice @ Tree House JO
January 6 @ 7:00 p.m.
Nothing helps process the burden of an entirely new decade like a yoga session in the dark. At The Tree House this Monday, you’ll get to take part in a short, candlelit guided meditation session coupled with the ancient art of yoga.
Price: 8 JD | You can rent a yoga mat for an extra 1 JD
Free Bellydancing Class @ Roberto Dance Academy
January 7 @ 7:00 p.m.
Because the powers of bellydancing don’t naturally come to anyone, Roberto Dance Academy is hosting a free oriental dancing class this Tuesday. Unleash your inner-Shakira and shake your hips like there is no tomorrow.
Abdoun Neighborhood Run & Brunch @ Running Amman
January 10 @ 7:45 a.m.
Take to the streets of Abdoun this Friday morning with Running Amman. Meet up with others at Caffè Strada for a quick cup of joe before your run. After that, get ready to reward yourself with brunch.
Price: Free | Be sure to RSVP through the Facebook event page
Mondo: Film Screening @ Shoman Foundation
January 7 @ 6:30 p.m.
This Tuesday’s film screening at Shoman Library will be of the French movie Mondo. The movie follows the story of a homeless young boy with a big smile, and his life in the city of Nice.
Price: Free | The screening will be followed by a discussion.
*Viewers must be 17+
Digital Museum: Colors & Textures @ French Institute
January 11 @ 11:00 a.m.
Got any kids that enjoy colors and patterns? Treat them to a trip to the French Institute’s Digital Museum. The theme is colors and textures, with exhibitions of animations and activities that your children can explore and take part in.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team