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Superbowl XLIX   Intl Salon

Another exciting week in Tel Aviv, including parties, concerts, political debates, Super Bowl XLIX, Tu B’Shvat and lots lots more!


Tonight there are some super interesting talks, or get your weekend started early with ‘all you can drink’ at Wine Wednesday!
* ‘People who don’t usually give lectures’ – hear from the security guards, the prostitutes, and other people who don’t usually have a voice (in Hebrew)
* ‘Wine Wednesday’ is back with an ‘all you can drink’ charityevening @ Mendelimos
* Israeli legends Amir Lev and Eviatar Banai perform @ Barby
* Midnight East Recommends: Alaev Salon and family of Bukharian Groove fame @ Abraxas


Parties, talks, film screenings… let’s get this weekend started!
* Bold:TLV are back with a discussion about Urbanization (in English) @ Zou Bisou
* The Cat and Dog has a massive Winterave at Hangar 11 with top Dutch DJ Joris Voorn
* Celebrate Australia Day @ Solo Club
* Midnight East Recommends: The Israeli Opera House hosts the Zurich Ballet Company’s version of Romeo and Juliet – begins today through February 2nd.  You can see the review here
* DIY Tel Aviv Recommends: Screening of the documentary‘October’s Cry’, about Palestinian Israelis at Windows for Peace
* DIY Tel Aviv Recommends: Did you like the film Memento? Some crazy people have re-edited it in chronological order – check it out @ Hayarkon 19
* Mike’s Place Pirate Party – prizes for the best costume
* Pasaz host a big party featuring DJ Slick Shoota + art exhibit
* Midnight East Recommends: Maya Belsitzman and Matan Efrat @ the Tamouna Theatre
* ‘Excess’ Exhibition opening night @ Tahat

friday day

Two cool bicycle events on Friday, plus shopping of course!
* ‘Pimp Your Bike’ – does your bike need a bit of a face-lift? Come to Kikar Rabin’s bike pimping stations
* Critical Mass is back with a mass bike ride across Tel Aviv
* Fashion fair and clothes swap @ Habad Kayma
* Jess Fass is back with another Dating Workshop
* Record fair @ The Zone
* For all surfers, Casino San Remo is hosting an accessories sale
* Dance Tel Aviv host a swing dance party at Kikar Dizengoff 

friday night

* Join the ShabbaTLV crew as they bring in Shabbat
* Communal Shabbat Dinner @ The Great Synagogue

* Join hundreds of Olim and Israelis at the Tel Aviv International Synagogue for their acclaimed Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat


* Bob Marley Birthday Celebration @ Hangar 11
* Dog Days of Winter Charity Scavenger Hunt
* The Jokers and Thieves return to Bar Giora with classic American covers
* DIY Tel Aviv Recommends: Eatliz Live @ HaAzor – full acoustic set with a piano, a harp and even a cello

rest of the week

* Sunday night – Midnight East Recommends: amazing drummer Hamid Drake is part of a special Jazz night @ Levontin 7
* Sunday Night/ Monday Morning – Super Bowl XLIX!!! Check out the Secret Tel Aviv Guide to watching Super Bowl in Tel Aviv
* Sunday night – Think and Drink Different is back with a talk about ‘Educating children’ (in Hebrew) @ Gilda
* Monday night – The Tel Aviv International Salon and the Times of Israel presents MK Panel Election Debates ‘Israel Navigating Peace and Security’ @ Hangar 11
Monday night and Tuesday night – Circus troupe Bordello Totalperform at the Barby
* Tuesday night – Tu B’Shevat Seder and Festive Catered Meal@ the Tel Aviv International Synagogue
* Huge Singing Circle in Kikar Rabin – part of a global event
Tuesday – TLV’s Underground Yiddish & Klezmer Scene and Winter Wine Fest