November has come, and with it endless replays of your favorite Guns n’ Roses song. Although there’s barely any rain, the Tip n’ Tag Team has put together this list of events to keep you occupied through the first week of this month. Whether you’re catching local indie artists live, or attending discussions for the betterment of human lives, there’s something to keep you occupied. Start marking your calendars, Tipsters!
CLSTR Season 4 Opening @ CLSTR
November 7 @ 9:30 p.m.
It’s been a while since we’ve had a CLSTR event in Amman. The good news is that the winter pop-up club is back for its fourth iteration this Thursday. Headlining the opening will be Berlin based DJ and producer Emanuel Satie, serving you jugle-esque tunes.
Price: 15 JD
Englezos Live @ Modular
November 7 @ 9:00 p.m.
Modular in collaboration with Sound of Amman is bringing you DJ Englezos all the way from Cyprus this weekend. Lighting the deck this Thursday, this Hip Hop ninja will take you on a journey through sound and motion with the support of DJs Flash B and Moe Dope! Grab your ticket early, capacity is limited!
Price: 10 JD | Before 10:30 p.m.
15 Jd | After 10:30 p.m.
Idreesi @ Zorba Rooftop
November 8 @ 9:00 p.m.
Downtown at Zorba, Idreesi will be taking to the stage to perform his mix of acoustic and electronic music. The local indie artist will pair up with Zaid Khaled, who is providing visuals for the night, as well as closing with a set of his own. Show up before 11:00 p.m., and enjoy a free drink while dancing to the tunes of Zorba’s resident DJ, B-Side who’s going to warm the crowd up.
Price: 10 JD | Includes free drink
Qabeela @ Maestro
November 8 @ 9:30 p.m.
Local indie rock band, Qabeela, is fusing east and west this Friday at Maestro. You’ll be hard-pressed to find another music act in the country that performs with an accordionist on board. Drop by and drink to your heart’s content before their happy hour ends at 8:00 p.m., and dance the night away with Qabeela!
Price: 7 JD
Burgers & Brisket Night @ Grand Hyatt Amman
November 7 @ 7:00 p.m.
Although it feels hard finding a gourmet burger or brisket sandwich in Amman, Grand Hyatt is coming to your rescue this Thursday. Friends and families alike are welcome at the Third Circle hotel for a night of all-you-can-eat burgers and brisket.
Price: 20 JD | All-you-can-eat and drink
Developing Internal Energy @ Prana Space
November 8 @ 6:00 p.m.
Learn the ancient Chinese art of developing internal energy through Tai Chi and Bagua. If you find yourself at Prana Space this Friday, be sure to catch this exercise session that’ll help you open energy gates by releasing the tension within. Learn to dissolve stress, calm your mind, and energize your body by learning the basic tools you need to ground yourself.
Price: 20 JD | Be sure to check out the event page to book your spot!
Nebo Cycling Ride @ Cycling Jordan
November 8 @ 8:30 a.m.
Looking to up your cardio game? Cycling Jordan is undertaking a cycling trip from Amman to the ancient Mount Nebo this Friday. You’ll be meeting at the Cycling Jordan shop early in the morning, where you’ll kick off your 40k trip. As always, they’ll provide you with bikes, helmets, water, and transportation back to Amman.
Price: 20 JD | Includes bikes, helmets, water, and transportation back to Amman
Revenge of the Borders: Stories of Freedom, Innovation & Change @ Ras Al-Ain Hangar
November 3 @ 6:30 p.m.
The Friedrich Naumann Foundation is hosting a night of discussion and dialogue about borders and freedom this afternoon. The Foundation is set to provide a platform for people to share their personal stories about the very individuals who overcame borders. Jordanian band Autostrad will be present at the event to play a set to mark the occasion.
Price: Free | Be sure to sign up for the event!
Shams Table @ Shams Community
November 4 @ 6:30 p.m.
Shams Table is back at it again, with this week’s conversation topic covering femininity and masculinity. The way it works is, you sign up through their Facebook page and pick your language of preference. Discussions are held over dinner, with dozens of people of various different backgrounds.
Price: 6 JD | Dinner and refreshments
Luna Papa Screening @ Shoman Foundation
November 5 @ 6:30 p.m.
The Shoman Foundation regularly holds screenings in its private theater every Tuesday. This week, they’ll be screening a Tajik film titled Luna Papa. The film will be followed by a discussion, so feel free to linger after the credits roll.
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team