Welcome back, Tipsters! Whether you split town this Eid break, got immersed in family functions, simply zoned out or are still going strong celebrating…we hope you had a good time. And if you didn’t, we’re here to make sure you keep finding options and events in Amman to help you have fun, do something new, take care of yourself and enjoy the hell out of being where you are, where you can. So this week, we’ve rounded up a few new events for you to hit; whether you’re into shopping at a bazaar, learning what you can do to take care of your body, listening to some awesome music and checking out new bands or doing something with the family…as always, we’ve got you covered.
Concert with Ayloul @ Jadal for Knowledge and Culture
Thursday, September 7 @ 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
In collaboration with Ayloul, Jadal for Knowledge and Culture is inviting you to come check out their Indie Independent Music Night. Ayloul is an independent Jordanian band that was formed in September 2013 in Irbid, Jordan. The band was formed with the goal of using music to share ideas and help, in their way, bring light to social and political issues in the region. Check out their lyrical message, and the page for more information!
Price: 5 JD
Boiler Nation Part 2 @ H2O Pool and Lounge
Friday, September 8 @ 11:00 a.m – 2:00 a.m.
Maxximize presents Boiler Nation The Ultra Pool Session Part 2 – back at it with another last ditch effort to make the most of the summer. Groove under the sunshine till midnight with another chapter of madness. First with a sundown pool party from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. followed by the Boiler Pool Club from 8:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Come listen to world-wide DJ’s including; Joe Pappa (Algeria), Mieszko (Germany), Sheva(Belarus), Funk Noise (Netherlands), Dodic (Turkey), Fahed Al-Naber, Azone and B-Side (Jordan). Check out their page for more information!
Price: 15 JD
Flute Cake @ Maestro Restaurant and Bar
Friday, September 8 @ 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Flute Cake will have you up on your feet all night this Friday! This Amman-based cover band focuses on rock and pop classics. The band is made up of a diverse musical collective; hailing from Jordan, UK, Canada and Australia, and are united by a love of good music. Why not join the love-fest? Remember, it’s first come, first serve.
Price: 5 JD
Jose Maria Ramon @ Republic of Entertainment
Thursday, September 7 @ 9:00 p.m. – 3:00 a.m.
Get ready for an exclusive night with the one and only Jose Maria Ramon – the DJ for Ibiza Global Radio, Ushuaia, and Space Ibiza. As a veteran at Tomorrowland, guest performer at UNTOLD festival and common on the international circuit…this an event not to miss. Jose has been headlining more than 50 successful shows in Europe in the past couple years and is now gracing us with his beats right here in A-Town. DJ’s AVIDBOLD and Ameed will also be playing too, so suffice it to say, you need to book your spot! Check out the page for more information.
Price: 15 JD
Caro Bazaar @ US Embassy
September 6 & 7 @ 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Come and meet the artist and check out the other-worldly bazaar at the US Embassy this Wednesday and Thursday! Caro is an artist that creates the most beautiful jewelry pieces you can find in town. His theme is inspired by the seductive Morocco, and his Marrakesh Line for 2017 is out! If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind piece to don your special outfit, this would be the place to go. Contact the embassy for more information on how to participate.
Food Addiction 101 Course @ NutriCenter
Saturday, September 9 @ 3:00 p.m.
Think you might have an addiction? It doesn’t just stop at drugs and alcohol. Food undeniably plays a major role in your life and you might just be addicted to it. If you want to understand food, how to eat better, what food addiction is, how your brain reacts, how to treat addiction emotionally and get a food plan…then this course is a must-do. If you take care of the foundation, the rest is easy as they say.
Price: 65 JD
Full Moon Meditation @ Bisharat Golf Club
Tuesday, September 5 @ 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
How about a little soul food? The moon is an amazing thing…and its’ energy affects all of us. Why not soak up some goodness with a full-moon meditation session this month? Enjoy nature, the greenery and quiet and relax your mind, body and soul to find your inner peace. You’ll meet up, get transportation and snacks, do some stretching, meditate, have dinner and head back home. Just check out the page for more information.
Price: 12 JD
Madaba Cycling and Karting Trip @ Bike Rush
Friday, September 8 @ 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Want to check out a cycling session with a twist? You’ll get to engage in multiple types of vehicles with Bike Rush’s Madaba Cycling and Karting Trip! Get healthy, meet new people and enjoy the outdoors this Friday with a cycling ride in Madaba followed by Karting. They’ll provide you all you need, just make sure you check out the page for what to wear and what the rules are.
Price: 25 JD
Calisthenics Workshop @ Vital Fit Gym
September 8 & 9 @ 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Ready to learn how to improve muscle strength, core stability, posture and challenge your fitness? The training course for coaches and athletes alike is hosted by AntiGravity Training Trainers from the UK. Join to get certified with the CPD Calisthenics Level 1 Certificate. Limited seats so call to book your spot!
Price: 250 JD
Back to School Festival @ IPA – International Pioneers Academy
Thursday, September 7 @ 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
In the spirit of getting ready to go back to school, check out the Back to School Festival at the IPA. There will be light shows, cartoon sketches, childhood stars and loads of games for children to keep them busy. It’s a great way to ease your kids back into the school circuit vibe and motivating them to remember that school isn’t the 7th circle of hell they think it is…but rather, a fun place to get your learning on.
Board Game Night @ The Good Book Shop
Monday, September 4 @ 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Family fun isn’t just for little kids…we aren’t forgetting those of you who have teenagers running amuck. If you’re looking for a little bonding session with your high schooler, why not consider a classic board game? The Good Book Shop is hosting a Board Game Night that is sure to be an amazing time with a friendly atmosphere, great music, and fun board games for you to enjoy. Bonus: bring your own game and get a free iced coffee!
As always Tipsters, stay curious!
The Tip n’ Tag Team