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The Daydreamer – March 2017: Week 5 Events

Are you looking for some new types of events this week? We’ve got a great selection for you! From a market hunt, to empowering girls, to sports challenges, crazy parties, and creative learning opportunities… there’s something for everyone. It’s a fantastic way to get out and about and stimulate your mind and your calendar.

Flohmarkt 5 @ Zaha Cultural Park
Friday, March 31 @ 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Inspired by markets in Germany, Flohmarkt 5 is the Jordanian version of many a favorite activity. Set in the Zaha Cultural Park, this market will boast items in a larger scale garage style market, without the hassle of intermediaries. The aim is to benefit both buyer and seller, by matching those with excess, with those with needs. Plus, its good for the environment because the items aren’t going to waste! So come spend a day treasure hunting and enjoying henna, music, food, drinks, face painting and the market atmosphere in the garden. Check out their page for more information if you’re looking to sell!

Price: 1 JD for adults, free if you’re under 12 years old.

Basic Gymnastics Training @ SheFighter
Friday, March 31 @ 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Want to empower your daughter or sister? Or maybe you yourself want to dip your toes into the world of gymnastics. With a firm belief in the power of the body, SheFighter is bringing you a workshop in Basic Gymnastics training. The workshop is meant for females above the age of 10 years old, and will teach the basics of handstands, flexibility, cartwheels and much more! It’s going to be an event full of energy you won’t want to miss.

Price: 10 JDs per person, 15 JDs per pair

The Draw Night @ Republic of Entertainment
Wednesday, March 29 @ 9:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m

Want the chance to win a Full Madness Package for two to Tomorrowland? It’ll take a 20 JD spend at Republic of Entertainment during the weekdays and a bit of luck to win a trip to the epic event in Belgium this year! The draw date event will be held this Wednesday. And hey, the celebration will be a themed night filled with hot music spun by ROE’s very own DJs!

Price: Free entry

Sonik Coast @ B12 Beach Club
Friday, March 31 – Saturday, April 1 @ 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Next Day

Diskotek is hosting an epic two-day Sonik Coast beach party event! If you’re down to kick off the coming of the sun this year, this is a perfect way to do it. The festival held by Ayla Oasis, is going to be a celebration of good music and good vibes on the beautiful shores of the Red Sea in Aqaba.  The line up is going to include more than 15 local, regional and international acts, that you definitely don’t want to miss. Check out their page for more information, to register for the event, and accommodation options!

Price: 35 JDs pre-sale, 45 JDs at the door

Fit Test Day @ King Hussein Business Park
Friday, March 31 @ 8:25 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Want to gauge your fitness level? Runners Across Jordan are hosting a Fit Day Test for you to know exactly how your body is doing. Starting bright and early on the football field, the test will measure your muscle mass, body weight and body fat, followed by a friendly game of football! It’s always good to know where you stand, check out their page for more information.

Price: Free, just register as an official member of Runners Across Jordan here

115 KM Amman – Umm Qais Cycling Trip @ Nader Bikes
Friday, March 31 @ 6:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

In need for a challenge? Nader Bikes in collaboration with GBI Jordan Group is hosting a cycling trip that is going to be one-of-a-kind for all you bikers out there. Starting at Nader Bikes in Swefieh, this trip is going to span 115 km through Sweileh, Baqa’aa, Jerash, Irbid to reaching Umm Qais as its’ final destination! It’ll be one for the books. You can write it down as a 1470 m. elevation gain for those of you at the advanced level! The trip includes transportation, guides, assistance, food and drinks and first aid. Check out their page for more information, just reserve your spot at Nader Bikes Shop.

Price: 35 JDs

F*ckUp NIGHTS Amman Vol 2 Talks about Failures @ Kegs – House of Ale
Tuesday, March 28 @ 8:00 p.m.

They say the best way to learn is from others mistakes… and that’s exactly what FuckUp Nights is all about. Hosted by FUN Amman and Malahi, this isn’t the fairytale ending la la story that we all love to be typically inspired by. Rather, this is the down and dirty, on-the-ground real life experiences of those who have been through the start up trenches. Come hear speakers talk about their journeys and learn what pitfalls to avoid.

Price: Free

Henna Drawing Workshop @ Spot Color Studio
Tuesday, March 28 @ 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Henna. We’ve all seen it, many of us have tried and loved it. It’s like all the perks of a tattoo without the commitment. This dye is beautifully adorned on the body on special occasions and for those who just feel like adding a little something to their expression. The decor is an art form… so how would you like to learn to do it yourself? This Tuesday, Tamara Taha is teaching the art of Henna. Check out the page for booking and inquiries.

Price: 12 JDs inclusive of all materials

So, Tipsters? Share the love and get busy this week! 

Lemur Love, 

The Tip n’ Tag Team