With the holy month around the corner, it’s safe to say that there’s a lot going on in Amman in this last week before Ramadan. If you want to get your partying on and out of your system, we’ve got just the events for you. The Tip n’ Tag Team never leaves a man behind. We’ve gathered up the best food extravaganzas, outdoor adventures, and stimulating mind and body events for you to make the most of this week!
Pool Fever Summer Fest. V.II @ Exit Club
May 11 @ 10:00 a.m.
With the holy month at our doors, it seems right that we have one last pool party. With a bigger venue and an even more engaging line up, featuring DJs Ameed, Ashtek, Amro Malhas, Avidbold, B-Side, Exoda, Kitchen Crowd, Moh, and Slayts, there’s no better way to prepare for the upcoming hiatus. This event is brought to you by SOL beer.
Price: 20 JD / At the door
15 JD / Pre-sale (6th May – 10th May)
*Free SOL beer for the first 150 arrivals.
Tunesday at the Chaos Lab @ Chaos
May 8 @ 7:00 p.m.
All good things must come to an end. Head down to Chaos and enjoy your midweek break for the last time. For its closing night, the Chaos Lab which is powered by Petra is featuring DJ B-Side and DJ SLAYTS, playing a live set. Gather up your crew, and get ready to shake it one more time.
Price: 10 JD / One free Petra
Amman Poetry Slam @ Books@Cafe
May 7 @ 7:00 p.m.
Don’t underestimate the power of a spoken word, for it surely can touch souls. This Monday be part of a slam event and let your voice be heard beyond cultural, social, political and economic borders. Perform or watch others use words full of power and magic, strong enough to influence the masses. Any proceeds or donations received will be funneled back into the slam to pay for the cost of sponsoring upcoming performances.
Price: 5 JD
ICS Food Fair @ International Community School
May 11 @ 11:00 a.m.
The ICS Food Fair is among the most popular events in Amman, that most look forward to. It celebrates internationalism with a huge range of international food from almost every corner around the world. There will be tons of food stalls, kids’ games and bouncy castles, crafts, bottle stalls, raffle draws and much more.
Price: 5 JD / Adult
3 JD / Kids
All You Can Eat Pasta @ Il Terrazzo Restaurant
May 7 @ 6:00 p.m.
Food is love and everyone loves pasta, from family to friends to colleagues. The gift of pasta works for anyone, anytime, on any occasion! Gather up your loved ones and indulge in an all-you-can-eat pasta paradise.
Price: 16 JD ++
Acroyoga Beginners Course @ The Shala Tree
May 12 @ 3:30 p.m.
Looking for something exciting to do? Join this Acroyoga class, which purifies the body and mind by focusing on the physical practice of yoga postures, leaving you with a stronger body and mind.
Price: 70 JD
Wadi Mujib + Lots Cave @ Jordan Adventures
May 11 @ 7:00 a.m.
Forget about your normal exercises and go on an adventure this week! If you’re down to leave the world behind for a minute, grab your friends and sign up for this awesome experience. You’ll go on a little hike, filled with an adventurous endeavor that includes snacks, food, good company and water. For more information, click here.
Price: 35 JD / Jordanians
45 JD / Non-Jordanians
Wadi Al Karak @ Jordan Canyons
May 11 @ 6:30 a.m.
Time to explore one of Jordan’s greatest canyons! This intermediate hike will trail itself mostly in water to end up at a beautiful canyon with 5 great waterfalls. The hike will be about 10 km long, and includes 5 rappels with a 25m rappel being the highest. Put on your hiking shoes and trek your way through this beauty. For more information, click here.
Price: 47 JD
The Jordan Trail: Little Petra to Petra @ Experience Jordan
May 11 @ 9:45 a.m.
From little Petra to Petra, this 2 day hike will take you through a spectacular trail. Starting off at the Gbour Wahdat and hiking to Baida, AKA Little Petra, only to finish off with an overnight stay at a captivating Beduin camp. Mind you, the adventure doesn’t end there! The following morning, you’ll continue your hike towards Petra, where you’ll enjoy splendid views of the Rift Valley of Wadi Araba. For more information, click here.
Price: 100 JD / Excluding entry to Petra
Weekly Farmers Market @ AlRiyadi Club
May 11 @ 10:00 a.m.
Looking for fresh fruits, vegetables, cheese, pickles, bread, and sweets? Support local farmers and local talent at this farmers’ market. From delicious food to handicrafts and artisan products, this market has everything you need.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team