November isn’t even over, yet this week is packed with Christmas events for days! Enjoy the abundant amount of food, films, shopping and trees getting lit up this week…we know a whole lot of Christmas can be overwhelming (Grinch) so we promise to add some amazing events not related to eggnog, Santa Claus and Christmas carols!
Hamleys (Mecca Street)
December 1 at 5:30 p.m.
Sing along with Dozan wa Awtar some favorite carols, dance and meet Santa Claus!
December 5 at 6:00 p.m.
Countdown to Kempinski’s Christmas tree lighting and special carols performance! Take the kids to pose with Santa at the Christmas Village, while enjoying a cup of mulled wine or their specialty hot chocolate and cookies!
December 9 at 6:00 p.m.
Don’t miss this unforgettable tree lighting as hundreds of lights will light up the room and dazzle the crowds. Bring your friends and family for a time full of joy, Christmas carols, delicious hot chocolate, cookies and much more!
December 10 at 6:00 p.m.
You are invited to join Grand Millennium Hotel for their Christmas event with Santa for the kids, face painting, Christmas crafts, cookies, juices and choir.
December 13 at 5:30 p.m.
Embrace the true spirit of Christmas by joining Crowne Plaza for their tree lighting, cookies, Gluhwein and Santa Claus!
December 13 at 6:00 p.m.
Kick off the holiday season with Christmas carols and lavish treats at InterContinental Jordan! Be there on December 13 for their tree lighting event celebrated each year with their guests and friends.
Christmas Bazaar @Orthodox Club (Abdoun)
December 4 & 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Grab your family & friends and join the Orthodox Club for their annual Christmas Bazzar! Every year they bring you everything from handmade goods to homemade goodies and this year is no exception! So don’t miss out on the fun, festive atmosphere!
Gift Market @Four Seasons Hotel
December 5 from 12:00 to 9:00 p.m. or December 6 from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Start your gift shopping now for your favorite fashion items, trendy accessories and unique home decor items all in one place! You can expect entertainment, gifts for all occasions, a gift wrapping area and more! Don’t miss out on this one stop shopping destination brought to you by Hands Gifts & Events!
Diplomatic Charity Bazaar @Landmark Hotel
December 4 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Under the Patronage of HRH Prince Raad Bin Zeid and Al Hussein Society invite you to attend the Annual Charity Bazaar! Come early and do your Christmas holiday shopping with an array of international goodies, food, entertainment and treats! All proceeds go to supporting the Al Hussein Society so get out this holiday season for a good cause!
The Cakery Annual Charity Event @Crowne Plaza Amman
December 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Join the 3rd annual charity event with The Cakery hosted at Crowne Plaza Amman! Parents and kids have a chance to build their own ginger bread house with proceeds going to Allimni. Tickets are 35 JD and there will be a raffle and prizes at the end of the event!
Wine & Cheese Event @Clava Lounge
December 4 at 8:30 p.m.
On the occasion of International LEO Day – Amman Philadelphia Leo Club invites you to the 7th annual fundraising event at Clava Lounge! Tickets are only 25 JD, call today to get yours!
Christmas Charity Bazaar @Crowne Plaza Amman
December 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Looking for vintage bags and accessories? Then head over to Al Shams Al Mushriqa Christmas Charity Bazaar at Crowne Plaza Hotel. The Bazaar will also host several associations that will display their handicrafts; including Iraq al Amir with their new line of colorful ceramics, Rêverie Fashion by Enas Majali, Nuha Hamdan Jewelry, Nuxe Cosmetics, Gifts of Giving of King Hussein Cancer Center and many others! All proceeds of the day will go to charitable causes.
Christmas Special Gifts @Royal Chocolate
November 21 – December 25
Get into the spirt of Christmas with colorful decorations or choose from a variety of your favorite Christmas goodies. With creative give aways and affordable gifts, you can get something for everyone this year!
Annual Christmas Open House @Shams Shop
December 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Join Shams Shop for their annual Christmas open house and experience a unique one of a kind festive surrounding! Choose from a wide selection of original gifts of natural wreaths, decorations, handmade items, Christmas tree ornaments, candles and more. You can now pre-order natural handmade Christmas wreaths, Christmas plants and natural Christmas trees cut & potted!
Festive Cooking Class @Olea
December 2 & 16 at 6:30 p.m.
Head over to Olea for a fun and festive cooking class full of sweets & treats!
Chef Alex Lopez Cano @Copas Central
December 5 – 8 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Coming to you from the shores of Barcelona to the kitchen of Copas Central is Chef Alex Lopez Cano. Chef Alex will be preparing a brand new menu of delicious food and drinks from November 30 to December 5, but for all you want to be chefs out there – join him for cooking classes from December 5 – 8!
Italian Film Days @Rainbow Theater
November 30 – December 3 at 7:00 p.m.
The Royal Film Commission in cooperation with The Embassy of Italy in Jordan invites you to attend the second edition of the Italian Film Days! Catch all the latest Italian productions at Rainbow Theater.
November 30: My Mother (Mia Madre) by Nanni Moretti
December 1: God Willing (Se Dio Vuole) by Edoardo Falcone
December 2: Human Capital (Il Capitale Umano) by Paolo Virzi
December 3: Torn (Strappati) by Alessandro Gassman
Italian Brunch @L’Incontro Restaurant
Every Friday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
What better way to celebrate Italian Film Week then with a Friday Italian Brunch? Take your pick from their live cooking stations, oven baked pizza, antipasto station, seafood, meats, desserts and even an ice cream station with over 10 toppings – all for 36++ JD.
Flamenco Concert Live @Royal Cultural Center
December 1 at 7:30 p.m.
The Embassy of Spain and Instituto Cervantes in cooperation with the Royal Cultural Center, present the a Flamenco concert by Curro Piñana and José Piñana! Savor the experience of musical pieces from the most representative flamenco styles.
Hoverboards @Galleria Mall
December 3 from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Why walk when you can glide! If you have a hoverboard, want to rent one or want to buy one then head over to Galleria Mall this Thursday – tickets to rent range from 30 – 180 JD.
The Nutcracker Ballet @International Academy Amman Theater
December 7 at 6:00 p.m. or December 10 & 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Join Freeway Dance Studios as they proudly present “The Nutcracker” ballet. Enjoy an amazing Christmas fairy tale come to life on the stage! If you hurry you can join their dancers and be part of the magic, call today for more information!
See you in December ♥
The Tip n’ Tag Team