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Dust yourself off and get ready for another week of awesome parties, events, and lots lots more! For ideas for Valentine’s Day, check out our Valentine’s Day Guide.


If you are looking to meet new people head to Temple Bar tonight… Also cool live music and a high-tech travel meetup.
* Come and meet new people! Loads of awesome people and happy hour on drinks until 9pm @ Temple Bar
* Straight from Jamaica – Warrior King JA @ Comfort 13
* Top Israeli band ACollective perform @ The Barby
* Travel Massive TLV Meeting – when Travel meets Tech – talks by some top travel tech entrepreneurs @ Tangier
* Israel’s first Death Cafe TLV @ Par Derriere


The Valentine’s weekend kicks off with the Chocolate Festival… Also a Valentine’s Party at Pele and top live music.

* Mmmmm, chocolate! Three day Chocolate Festival @ HaTachana – be sure to also check out the Secret Tel Aviv chocolate and cupcake guide

* Pele Valentines Party – cool DJs and vegan dessert

* DIY Tel Aviv recommends: A full on retro party @ Papaito – dress in your finest 50s/60s gear

* Crazy hip-hop party @ Pasaz

* Learn how to audition for Broadway with Darren Cohen, musical director of Chicago – the Musical’ @ Cameri (200 NIS for non-members) – buy tickets here

* Top Israeli band LBT launch their new album ‘Singles’ @ Barby

* Midnight East recommends: Dance meets Art @ Noga Gallery of Contemporary Art – Midnight East review

* Israeli Indie band Ouzo Bazooka perform @ The Zone

friday day

Something for everyone today… the Chocolate Festival continues plus social volunteering, free music, political meetups, a bridal fair, and clothes sales… Happy Friday!

* OneDay TLV Presents: Social Volunteering event for Valentines – help set up a Valentines gift fair made by people with physical and intellectual disabilities

* Mmmmm, chocolate! Three day Chocolate Festival @ HaTachana – be sure to also check out the Secret Tel Aviv chocolate and cupcake guide

* Spooky second hand clothes sale on Friday 13th @ Uganda

* Street Jazz with high-heals dancer Yanis Marshall has two days of workshops @ the Leyzer Dance Studio (Friday and Saturday)

* Musical ensembles around town! Free performances on Tel Aviv boulevards

* V15 Party at Kuli Alma – for the politically minded looking to make a change

* Getting married soon? Check out the MyDay Bridal Fair

* Valentines Day 2015 Fashion Event – up to 40% discounts from Israeli designer JUD’s accessories collection

friday night

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


Happy Valentines Day! For the ladies, check out the girls only afternoon Tea Party + big parties at night!
* Celebrate Valentines Day with the Girls with a special My Cup of Tea Party – A Girls Only affair with tea, sangria, and desserts
* JOY Records Valentines Day Party @ Magdalena
* The Secret Garden Bar, Benedict, and Moet Chandon team up for a special Valentines Day brunch and party @ Reading 3
* DIY Tel Aviv recommends: Sticky Valentines Party @ Anna Loulou – expect hipsters, irony, glitter and slow dancing
* DIY Tel Aviv recommends: Swing & jazz Valentines party @ HaEzor – two cool bands and a free swing dancing class

* Soul Kitchen Valentines Special @ Alphabet Bar – top tunes and decadent desserts
* Pasaz hosts a special Telephone Love concert by Zehava Ben

rest of the week

* Sunday – Kol Oleh Presents ‘Meet the Candidates’ – Round Robin Style 2015 – 8 candidates, No moderators or speeches, just straight up conversation
* Sunday – Huge Gaga Dance class by Bat Sheva @ Hangar 11
* Sunday – Have your say on Sde Dov Airport’s housing development plans (in Hebrew)
* Monday – learn how to make great Hummus with Inbar (English)
* Tuesday – charity screening of 50 Shades of Grey – proceeds go to Tikvot, helping wounded soldiers @ Ayalon Mall Cinema
* Tuesday – Nola’s Mardi Gras Party 2015 – special cocktails and live music from the Ohana Brass Band