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The Daydreamer – March 2019: Week 1 Events

At last, spring has come. Bask in the warmth of its gentle sun, and take in the clean, fresh outdoors air. Full disclosure: we at Tip n’ Tag are some of spring’s biggest fans. In fact, we’ve never smiled this much before until this morning, when we were graced with the sight of the sun and the sound of chirping birds. So in celebration of March, this Daydreamer is an ode to spring.

Night Life

March into Spring! @ The Nub

March into Spring! @ The Nub
March 4 @ 9:00 p.m.

Lo and behold! The Nub has found the cure for Mondays; DJ parties in honor of our favorite season – Spring. Join the good people at this Shmeisani bar throughout the month, starting this Monday, for a night full of music and fun with all the people you hold dear.

Price: Free entrance

Christian Smith @ CLSTR

Christian Smith @ CLSTR
March 7 @ 9:30 p.m.

Join one of the region’s leading pop-up clubs in welcoming Christian Smith to Amman in a night of musical and dance goodness. With acts like AnDONUT and AYN playing back to back, you’re sure to never have a seat this Thursday night.

Price: 15 JD

Ambush @ Zorba

Ambush @ Zorba
March 8 @ 09:00 p.m.

Explore Amman’s underground club scene at Ambush this weekend, this time featuring Venetian artist Paul Laza along with other acts. This weekly happening in the heart of old Amman is one to keep an eye out for if you’re looking for a fresh scene.

Price: Free | Before 10:00 p.m.
10 JD | After 10:00 p.m.

Wine & Dine

Atelier culinaire: France @ Institut Français de Jordanie

Atelier culinaire: France @ Institut Français de Jordanie
March 9 @ 10:00 a.m.

It’s no secret that French cuisine is one of the best in the world. In spirit of Francophonie month, let Chef Alain Benon introduce you to some authentic French delicacies. In this workshop, you will learn how to cook terrine jardinière au pistou, gougères au fromage and tarte tatin aux pommes. Don’t miss out on the deliciousness, register your name today.

Price: Free

Vegan Night @ Shams El Balad

Vegan Night @ Shams El Balad
March 5 @ 07:00 p.m.

Ever feel left out as a vegan? The tables have turned, and now is your chance to exclude all of your meat-eating friends at Shams el Balad’s Vegan Night. Promising a four course meal prepared with locally sourced organic ingredients and paired with kombucha, this long-awaited event will surely not disappoint.

Price: 25 JD

Mardi Gras @ The Winemaker

Mardi Gras @ The Winemaker
March 5 @ 7:00 p.m.

Clutch your beads and make some room for a glass of your favorite Saint George wine paired with delicious offerings from New Orleans, because The Winemaker is bringing Amman a taste of Mardi Gras. Low country boil is on the menu, and guests will be expected to shell the crawfish and shrimps manually. Fret not, though, for bibs and an abundance of alcohol will both be provided.

Price: 65 JD All-inclusive

Great Outdoors

Dead Sea Cycling Ride @ Cycling Jordan
March 8 @ 8:00 a.m.

If you’re ready to come out of your hibernation after last week’s gloomy storms, this activity is just the thing for you. This Friday morning, cycle to the mesmerizing views of the Dead Sea on this 20 km ride with Cycling Jordan. Best part is, the refreshing exercise will leave you energized and ready to seize the rest of your day. For more info, click here.

Price: 20 JD

Hiking King Talal Dam @ Zone-Out for Outdoor Activities

Hiking King Talal Dam @ Zone-Out for Outdoor Activities
March 8 @ 9:00 a.m.

One of the numerous dams along the wadis running into the Jordan River is the King Talal Dam. This large reservoir in Wadi Zarqa is surrounded by rich greenery and picture perfect views. Grab your friends, put on your hiking shoes and trek on this exciting, scenic adventure. For more info, click here.

Price: 23 JD

Body & Mind

Capoeira Angola @ Inner Life Institute

Capoeira Angola @ Inner Life Institute
March 6 @ 7:00 p.m.

An Afro-Brazilian martial art said to possess magical powers, Capoeira not only teaches strength, coordination, and body dialogue. With its unique combination of dance, music and fitness techniques, it also aligns the body and spirit bringing way for mindfulness and inner balance. Make sure to put on your comfiest clothes before heading to this session.

Price: 10 JD

Art & Dialogue

Sufi and Tarab Night @ Jadal for Knowledge & Culture

Sufi and Tarab Night @ Jadal for Knowledge & Culture
March 9 @ 6:00 p.m.

Soak in the mystical tunes of centuries past with traditional tarab and Sufi music at Jadal this Saturday. Saba Band is poised to offer you a night of revelry and nostalgia with their collection of traditional muwashahat – ancient Arabic poems made to be sung.

Price: 5 JD

As always Tipsters, stay curious!

Lemur Love, 

The Tip n’ Tag Team