This week marks the start of spring and with that comes Mother’s Day. It’s one of the most important days of the year and we’ve got a couple of great suggestions to save those of you who are lost on what to do. Flowers and chocolates are nice, but why not take it one step further? And as for the rest of the week, we’ve got you covered with springtime activities and nightlife events to get you pumped to reign in the new season!
Mothers Day Special @ Grand Hyatt Amman
Tuesday, March 21 @ 7:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Thank your stars you’re reading this because missing out on Mother’s Day is a big no-no. This year, celebrate your mother by taking her out on a date at L’Incontro Restaurant! This Italian Mother’s Day event will boast house crafted pasta by Chef Pablo Lametti…and there’s nothing more sweet than an authentic meal followed by delightful Italian gelato! Food is a sure thing when it comes to giving back to your one and only mom.
Price: 20 JDs ++
Mother’s Day High Tea @ Enzo
Tuesday, March 21st @ 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tell your mama all the wonderful things you love about her this Mother’s Day over a sweet cup of tea at Enzo this year! With heart shaped pastries, delicious desserts and a wonderful selection of tea, this afternoon out is perfect for those who want to really reconnect with their moms and have a chat.
Price: 12 JDs, Mom’s indulge for free
GuitaNai @ Champions
Monday, March 20 @ 9:00 p.m.
Need a little spice in your life? GuitaNai is fusing Rumba Flamenco with Arabic Pop for a night of melodic infusion! So head on over with a couple of friends, dance to some good music and indulge in the tasty food menu at Champions!
Price: 15 JDs at Door
Rock Night @ Flow
Friday, March 24th @ 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Are you a rock fan? No not Dwayne, the music genre. If you are, you’re in luck. This Friday, Tamer Gargour and his band are opening for the Flow band in yet another night of rock n roll fun! And the best part? There’s no cover charge and the music is said to be just what the doctor ordered. Win-win, no? Just make sure to book a table at Flow as soon as possible!
Capoeira Night @ Jadal for Knowledge and Culture
Thursday, March 23rd @ 7:00 p.m.
Heard of Capoeira? Well, if you’re into dance and martial arts, this is the perfect combo. Jadal for Knowledge and Culture and Capoeira4Refugees are hosting a Capoeira night for a demonstration, and an introduction to the art’s history and philosophy. Enjoy the live music performance and if you’re up for it, join in the fun! It’s first come first serve, so make sure to get there early!
Price: Free, but do donate a minimum of 2 JDs for the cause!
Kingdom Cycling Championship @ Nader Bikes
Friday, March 24th @ 8:00 a.m.
This is the year to mark the start of Jordan’s first annual Kingdom Cycling Championship. For all you avid bikers out there, this race will be one for the books. Under the patronage of Jordanian Cycling Federation (JCF), and in partnership with Nader Bikes, the race will be broken up into 4 stages. The first event will be this Friday, with the other 3 following in April, May and August. Check out the page for more details.
Price: Free but you have to register!
Jordan Trail: Bergesh to Rasoun @ Experience Jordan
Friday, March 24th @ 7:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Walkers unite! Spring is upon us and there’s nothing like reigning in the season with a hike. This Friday, Experience Jordan is organizing a 4 hour, moderate level hike from the Bergesh Cave in Bergesh Forest, to Rasoun. Caves, ruins, olive groves… these are a few of the things to look forward to. Not to mention a traditional lunch with a local family to top things off! Check out their page for more details and reserve your spot!
Price: 30 JDs
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team