From top events during the next week to the best new bars and shops, celebrate everything amazing about our beautiful city. By Secret Tel Aviv.

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Number 1


There are loads of fun Rosh Hashanah Community Dinners

Still no plans for Rosh Hashanah dinner on Sunday or Monday night? Reserve your spot now at a fun Community dinner! There are loads to choose from, and it’s a great opportunity to meet new people, celebrate the holiday, and have a tasty meal! Check out our Rosh Hashanah Guide for a full list!

Number 2


Beach cleanups, protests, and environmental meetups

The time for talking is over! Tomorrow (Friday) there is a huge protest demanding the world’s governments take more action on climate change. It starts at 10.30am from the Great Synagogue on Allenby. Also, don’t miss the big Hounds of Love and Clean the Butts Beach Cleanup Festival in Atlit (near Haifa) on Friday and Saturday. Check out more environmental events on our website!

Number 3


Don’t miss the BPM Music Festival on Monday

With Monday and Tuesday public holidays, Tel Aviv is going party crazy! Highlights this week include: Friday: Esperanto @ Carlton Beach and Samba da Massa. Saturday: Corona Sunsets Festival in Ramat Gan, and Dibur in Herzliya. Monday: the BPM Festival @ Park Hayarkon, the TEDER Carnival, German DJ Boris Brejcha @ Live Park Rishon, the Tale of Us with Red Axes in Herzliya, and Offer Nissim @ Expo TLV. Tuesday: M-Fest in Park Hayarkon. Check out our website for more parties.

Number 4


Get your tents ready, pack your stash, and head down South


Get ready for a crazy few weeks of festivals! Tonight: The Desert Bass Festival kicks off with three days of Bass and Psychedelic Music. Tomorrow: Day Zero Party @ Masada. Saturday: Ashkara X InDNegev @ Mitzpe Ramon. Monday: Miri in the Desert 24-Hour Rave. Wednesday-Saturday: ISTA Sexuality Festival. Check out our website for more Festivals!

Number 5


Check out some local talent

There are loads of fun concerts this week! Tonight: Check out up-and-coming bands at the Synthesizer Showcase FestivalRotem Bar Or from theAngelcy performs an intimate rooftop concert, Balkan Beat Box’s Tomer Yosef @ The Barby, and there’s a crazy Russian concert at Haoman 17! Saturday: Malabi Tropical @ Drama and Dan Ezra @ Levontin 7. Tuesday: Lara Snow @ Kuli Alma. Check out our website for more cool concerts.


Get out of the Tel Aviv bubble

Leaving Tel Aviv is hard, but there are so many more amazing things to see in our beautiful little country… isolated beaches, enchanting desert, green countryside, biblical sites, we even have a ski resort in the winter! Plus some world class hotels to get a weekend away and awesome tours to explore every corner of the country. Check out our Tourism Guide for more great ideas!

Number 7


Headline Media are looking for new Account Coordinators

Are you passionate about hi-tech and a magician with words? Headline Media, Israel’s largest international Public Relations firm, are looking for new Account Coordinators. This is an amazing opportunity for smart and driven individuals to join a fast-paced, fun and energetic team of expats. Apply now! For more great opportunities check the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board, and meet Headline Media in person at our next Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair on November 1st.

Number 8


The best way to understand Israelis

Whether it’s to chat up girls and/or guys, argue with Hot and Cellcom, or avoid being ripped off in a Tel Aviv taxi, mastering Hebrew is essential to surviving in this crazy city! Check out our Best Ulpans in Tel Aviv guide to start on the right track, and for more awesome ways to learn some slang, check out this video by Renny Grinshpan and הישראליות.

Number 9


When you see Tarantino in the cinema watching his own movie

Secret Tel Aviv has been finishing the year in style! Thanks Itay for this pic of legend Quentin Tarantino in the cinema (Michael also snapped him buying popcorn). Nirit spotted a direction sign in the Dizengoff Center finally! The Friends couch was in Dizengoff Square (thanks Shirley). Eliran posted shawarma in TLV in 20 years. There were more great pics from Gilad and Yosi, and a beautiful post from Itamar Glazer. Last but not least, some sporting success from Linoy Ashram and the Israel Baseball Team – mazal tov! Thanks everyone for sharing!


We’re back, and giving out a bunch of tickets

That’s right, here’s your chance to win tickets to Gemini Man, starring Will Smith and directed by Ang Lee (Life of Pie). We’ve got 5 pairs (2) of tickets to give away to a special pre-screening next Wednesday (October 2nd) at Yes Planet Ayalon at 9.30pm. To win, simply post in the Group “This week’s Secret Tel Aviv Newsletter is Awesome”, the first give to post will win! Good luck!

We wish you a very happy, healthy, and successful new year. Thank you all for being such an amazing Community! Shana Tova!

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