Last updated August 2nd 2023


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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Secret Tel Aviv Date Night Online Speed Dating is back tomorrow!

It’s Tu B’Av on Tuesday night, and what better way to celebrate the Jewish holiday of love than by snagging yourself a hot date? We’re back with Secret Tel Aviv Date Night tomorrow – it’s free and has received rave reviews from past participants. You’ll be matched with other singles based on your interests and preferences, and you’ll have 7 minutes to chat with each person. It’s a great way to meet new people, make friends, and maybe even find love. Don’t miss out – sign up today!


The perfect night for a romantic getaway in Tel Aviv

Here’s your friendly reminder – it’s Tu B’Av on Tuesday night – Israel’s answer to Valentine’s Day, and it’s the perfect time to celebrate love in all its forms. Whether you’re with your boo, your besties, or just yourself, there’s something for everyone to enjoy on Tu B’Av. Need inspiration? Check out our Tu B’Av in Tel Aviv Guide with loads of great events – for even more ideas check out our Best Restaurants, Best Bars, Best Spas, and Best Hotels in Tel Aviv Guides


Tonight: Show your support for the fight against dictatorship at Teder

The law has passed. The phase is changing. Dictatorship is on the rise. Join Teder for an evening of performances and receptions to raise money for the fight for democracy. This is a critical time for our community. We must stand together and fight for our freedom. The proceeds from the bar will be donated to the amazing organizations who are leading the resistance. Find more details here and more events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


Wednesday: Paw-some event for dogs and their owners

Animix, Israel’s largest festival for animation, comics, and cartoons, returns next week! Can’t wait till then? On Wednesday night Animix kicks off the fun at Gan HaPisga with a purrfect event for dogs, their owners, and all animal lovers. It’s gonna be the night of classic animated films about dogs and other animals, live illustrations, stalls, and cartoonists who will draw a cartoon for free of your furry friend. Check out more info and fine more cool events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


Wednesday: Sing your heart out and create harmony @ Zappa Park

Koolulam is a social-musical initiative that brings people together to sing as one – something that we all need more than ever. This Wednesday at Zappa Park people will gather to sing together in different voice parts at the Koolulam concert. No auditions or rehearsals are required. All you need is your love of music and a willingness to let loose. Find more details and more cool concerts on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


Thursday: Beautiful performance of Madame Butterfly at Park HaYarkon

In the mood for some culture? The Israeli Opera are bringing their magic to Park Hayarkon with their annual Opera in the Park series on Thursday night. This year, they are performing Madame Butterfly, Giacomo Puccini’s beloved opera about the tragic love story between a young Japanese girl and an American naval officer. So gather your loved ones, bring a blanket, some snacks, and a bottle of wine, and enjoy a night of culture and romance under the stars – best of all, it’s free! More details and more cultural events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


Thursday: Relive the magic of Harry Potter in a 20-hour movie marathon

Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles! The ultimate Harry Potter Movie Marathon is coming to the Lev Cinema in the Dizengoff Center. From the evening of Thursday until noon the next day, you’ll have the chance to watch all 8 Harry Potter films back-to-back. Relive the magic of Hogwarts, from the first time Harry met Hagrid to the final battle against Voldemort. Check out more info and more meetups on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


The Jerusalem Wine Festival and the Israel Festival this week

There are two amazing reasons to take a trip to Jerusalem this week! The Jerusalem Wine Festival starts tomorrow (Monday) to Thursday! Set in the grounds of the beautiful Israel Museum, for 120 NIS get a free glass and unlimited tastings of hundreds of wines from over 60 wineries across Israel. There’s also live music, sushi, cheese and other treats. Then, from Tuesday, the 62nd Israel Festival returns with a diverse lineup of art events, performances, dance, music, and immersive shows around the city. Looking to stay in Jerusalem? Check out our Guides to the Best Hotels and Best Tours in Jerusalem!


Girls take over Tel Aviv’s concert scene this week

Women take over Tel Aviv’s concert scene this week. Here are a few of the highlights: Ninet Tayeb, one of the Israel’s favourite singers, is coming to rock Barby’s stage on Thursday. If you’re looking for something truly unique, be sure to check out Gal De Paz (pic above) and her rock n’ roll band this Friday at Charles Bronfman Auditorium. On Saturday Teder welcomes Alma Gov, a breath of fresh air on the Israeli indie music scene. Find more cool concerts on the Secret Tel Aviv website!


Next Week: Calling all Olim looking to join the Israeli tech industry!

Are you an Olim who’s looking for a career in tech? Join Developers Institute for an offline Tech Career Workshop next Wednesday, August 9th and get expert advice on how to break into the high-tech industry in Israel. Bring your CV, prepare your LinkedIn, and take part in simulated job interview with Developers Institute amazing Career Mentors. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and enhance your tech job-seeking skills.Register here.


Find some distractions for your kids for the school holidays

As any parent will understand, the summer holidays can be challenging. To help you pass the time, we’ve pulled together some of our favourite kid-friendly activities in the city. From the beaches to the museums, the parks to the playgrounds, we’ve got you covered. Check out Secret Tel Aviv Top Things To Do With Kids in Tel Aviv Guide!


Head over to our IG page for all the fire content

We’re dropping all the best unkept secrets in Tel Aviv on our Instagram, so stay tuned! Last week, we hit up the best Persian food in the Middle East, tried the best Afro-Latin food and the best soup for summer. Check out our Insta for more! You can also find us on TikTok and YouTube Shorts.


We’ve added over 100 new jobs in the couple of weeks

We’ve added over 100 new jobs to the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board over the last couple of weeks. Some of our favourites include: new team leader positions in Payoneer’s Customer Support Team, join the amazing teams at the Elkonin Boutique Hotel and the Vera Boutique Hotel, Fireberry are looking for a Global Sales Manager, MyHeritage have several junior positions, and Riskified are looking for an HRBP. For more top jobs check out the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board. For inspiration check out our Guide to the Best Companies in Israel. It’s also a great time to study – learn to code with Developers Institute and Study in English in Israel at Tel Aviv University.


We’ve got 15 pairs of tickets to give away to the new movie

Win a pair (2) of cinema tickets to a screening of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem, the new animated action-comedy from Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, and James Weaver. You’ve got three chances to win the tickets: 1. Head over to our Instagram and tag your cinema buddy in the comments on this post – we’ll choose 5 winners ; 2. Join our Competitions WhatsApp Group, we’ll be giving away tickets over the next few days; 3. Look out for our post in Secret Tel Aviv Facebook Group sometime this week! Good luck!


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