As the countdown for Christmas continues, the days on which you can happily eat your body-weight’s worth of gingerbread men without raising too many eyebrows decrease rapidly. With 5 days left, we reckon there’s still enough time for you to visit one more Christmas market or squeeze in just one more Christmas dinner. That’s why our round-up is bursting with different ways for you to celebrate the abundant joys of this magical season. Whether you’re looking to party, have a cozy dinner with family, or decorate your own tree with your kids, we at Tip n’ Tag hope you all have a very happy holiday!
Christmas Party with Santa and Friends @ Lollihop
December 21 @ 3:00 p.m.
One of the most special things about this season is seeing your children full of joy and happiness. Face painting, tele-matches, and delicious sweets and treats are some of the many things awaiting your kids at Lollihop, making sure they enjoy unforgettable celebrations this year.
Price: 15 JD per child
Decorate Your Christmas Tree @ Playground JO
December 21 @ 5:00 p.m.
No Christmas celebration is ever complete without the perfect tree. Have a wonderful time with your little ones at Playground JO this Friday where you’ll get to pick your own Christmas tree together and decorate it whichever way you wish. Santa and his team are going to be there to guarantee you a night full of yummy treats, entertaining crafts, and loads and loads of fun.
Price: 15 JD per child (ages 3-9)
*Adults can join in for free.
Christmas Talents Concert @ Al Shams Theater
December 23 @ 6:30 p.m.
Combine young talents full of holiday spirit with traditions and stories of the season and you get a concert brimming with everything you need to ensure a joyous holiday. Incorporating different opera, ballet and musical performances, this warmly festive evening is not one you want to miss.
Price: 10 JD per adult
5 JD per child
Santa’s Workshop @ The Coffee Lab
December 21 @ 11:00 a.m.
Start your celebrations early at the Coffee Lab this Christmas. Let your little ones join Santa Claus’ workshop by decorating cookies and making ornaments to hang on the Christmas tree, while you enjoy yourself some peace, quiet and the special offers on the breakfast menu. For more info, click here.
Price: 6 JD per child
Christmas Eve with Harget Kart @ The Lobby
December 25 @ 10:00 p.m.
Christmas parties have never been this good! The Lobby is hosting the one and only Harget Kart live this Christmas. Their fusion music will pair beautifully with the delicious dishes and the festive ambiance of the place to bring you a truly memorable night. For more info about the reservations, click here.
Price: 50 JD
Christmas Central at The Valley @ Campbell Gray Living Amman
December 20-23 @ 5:00 p.m.
Get ready to step into a magical winter wonderland. One that will be bringing you live performances and booths offering everything from wintery foods and drinks to artisan products. All proceeds of this market will be donated to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation.
Price: 5 JD per person
*Free entrance for children under the age of 10.
Christmas Lunch @ Vinaigrette
December 25 @ 1:00 p.m.
Nothing says Christmas like a mouth watering feast shared with family and friends! From various appetizers to exquisite mains and wines, alongside an outstanding performance by the sensational Jazz vocalist, Michelle Rounds, you’re guaranteed to have a Christmas feast you won’t forget.
Price: A la Carte
Musical Christmas Carnival @ Crowne Plaza
December 21-22 @ 12:00 p.m.
Fun always awaits you and your loved ones at the Crowne Plaza. Head down to the Musical Christmas Carnival at their royal tent and enjoy all it has to offer from choirs, parades and bands to delicious winter foods, drinks, and designer and local products.
Price: 5 JD per adult | Before 6:00 p.m.
10 JD per adult | After 6:00 p.m.
*Free entrance for children under the age of 12
Holiday Turkey Dinner @ JR Wines
December 22 @ 8:00 p.m.
A turkey feast is an automatic crowd-pleaser. This year, have a relaxed Christmas and let JR Wines take the reins. They’ll be serving you and your loved ones a perfectly browned turkey with your choice of stuffing, sauce, and side dishes paired with only the richest and most exclusive of their wines. Make sure to keep room for their surprise dessert!
Price: 45 JD per adult | All inclusive
Christmas Day Lunch Buffet @ The Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana
December 25 @ 1:00 p.m.
Tempted to forgo the home-cooked turkey and dine out? The Boulevard Arjaan’s exquisite Christmas day buffet is your answer. From a wide selection of international dishes and carving stations to live cooking and a variety of scrumptious Christmassy desserts, indulge in a magical dinner that will have your taste buds asking for more.
Price: 23++ JD per adult
*50% discount for children between 6 and 12 years old.
Have yourselves a merry Christmas, Tipsters!
The Tip n’ Tag Team