July is wrapping up, but that doesn’t mean that the events are slowing down at all. In fact, the events are just picking up! With summer in full swing, Amman is popping with parties, club openings, weekend getaways, Latin events and even something fun for the family. Here at Tip n’ Tag, our Tipsters are always looking for something new, so we’ve put together a list of chosen events for you to explore and expand your horizons.
The Jukebox Vol. 3 @ Camelot
Saturday, July 29 @ 8:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.
The Jukebox is coming to Amman to play the hottest selection of Pop hits in a throwback music event to die for! Featuring Egypt’s favorite SAFI on the decks, the event is going to be a great vibes-great music-great time combo not to miss. You’ll have the chance to not only book your place, but put in your song requests online here. Ask Jimirazz for the password! Tickets will include entrance to this jam sess, and a free drink from AMSTEL, who are also sponsoring this awesome event!
Price: 10-15 JD
Republic Reborn @ Republic of Entertainment
Thursday, July 27 @ 9:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.
ROE is officially back and bigger than ever! If you’re looking for a brand new experience, this is it. This Thursday, ROE is hosting DJ MQube for their opening weekend. Grab some friends, put on your dancing shoes and get ready to shake the night away. And keep a look out for more events on their page.
Price: 10 JD
47SOUL @ Roman Theater
Thursday, July 27 @ 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Al Balad Music Festival is going on this week, and on Thursday it’s all about 47SOUL. 47SOUL is an Electro Arabic Dabke (Shamstep) band from Amman that are rooted in Bilad Al-Sham – from Amman to the Galilee to Ramallah and more. Mixing Arabic and English, the music is a call for celebration and freedom in the struggle for equality that will lead to relentless dance and trance. Check out the page for more information.
Price: 10 JD
K-POP World Festival @ Al Hussein Cultural Center
Saturday, July 29 @ 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 a.m.
Who doesn’t love K-POP? The Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs are organizing this ceremony in cooperation with Jordan KPOP Lovers and the Republic of South Korea to hold the 4th annual World Festival this year. The aim of the celebration is to bring Korean awesomeness to Jordan and have a sort of culture-exchange. There will be a dance competition with winners having the opportunity to travel to Korea and take part in performing with their favorite Korean Band! We might not be getting the massive K-POP stars here yet, but this is a step in the right direction. And if you love the culture, this is perfect for you. Check out the page for more information.
Wadi Rum & Snorkeling @ Experience Jordan
July 28-29 @ 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
In the mood for a weekend getaway in the Wadi Rum desert and a cooling dip in Aqaba? If you’re up for a Jordanian summer bucket list trip, this is a great way to do it. Experience an exhilarating 4×4 jeep trip through the majestic landscape and immerse yourself in the serene beauty of Wadi Rum through narrow gorges and past red dunes. On the second day, you’ll head to Aqaba, to enjoy the boat trip in the middle of the Red Sea with an opportunity to snorkle and swim. Check out the page for more information as well as add on options and more!
Price: 140 JD
Um Qais Cycling Ride @ Cycling Jordan
Friday, July 28 @ 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
If you love spending time cycling in the great outdoors, this weekend in Um Qais is going to be a fantastic option. You’ll get to cycle through the Jordan and Yarmouk Valley, while enjoying the panoramic views of the Sea of Tiberius, the River Jordan and the Golan Heights! The tour will include stops at some of the highlights of the region, and will end with a delicious meal for all your hard work! Check out the page for more details.
Price: 40 JD
Latin Night with Jose@ Caspian Restaurant
Tuesday, July 25 @ 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Latin music is sensual, scintillating and stimulating. There’s just something about the music that gets you going. It just puts you in a mood. That’s why Caspian Restaurants are hosting a Latin Night with Jose. Located in Fuheis, the event will make you feel that you’ve taken a mini trip to another world for a taste of something a little more…spicy than you’re used to. Check out the page for details.
Salsa Try Out & Party @ Roberto Dance Academy
Thursday, July 27 @ 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Salsa is a great way to have fun, stay in shape and meet amazing people. If you’re down to let out your Latino Lover then Salsa at Roberto’s Dance Academy is a great place to start! You don’t need a partner or dance experience. All you need is a curious mind and an adventurous spirit. Plus, a salsa party will break out starting at 8:00 p.m. right after the try out! Win-win!
Price: 5 JD
Family Fun Fiesta @ 6 Yard
Friday, July 28 @ 1:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Ready to break the routine and escape the hustle and bustle of city life? 6 Yard’s Family Fiesta will feature a variety of activities and upbeat fun for the whole family! From Zumba to laser tag, paddle boats to a magic show and much, much more! Check out the page for more information.
Price: 10 JD
Babywearing Workshop @ The Pink Elephant Space
Sunday, July 22 @ 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Dedicated to pregnant moms or parents with babies 0-4 months, this workshop is meant to help figure out babywearing. It will discuss the how-to’s and benefits of babywearing, how to use a long woven wrap, different types of carriers and more. The workshop is limited to 5 participants so book your space early to get the one-on-one attention and care. The event, which is held in cooperation with Connections Weaver, is great way to get the help new mommies need, while also having the opportunity to grow your network of mommy-friends and support! Details to book your space are available on their page.
Price: 20 JD
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team