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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Halloween, Concerts, and Meetups
Tel Aviv is hooked on Halloween this year! Check out our Ultimate Halloween Guide for all the Spooky Parties happening around the city – our top five recommendations are Kuli Alma, Abraham Hostel, Mike’s Place, Kerem House, and Joy Records. Trick and Treat not your thing? Check out cool meetups with OneDay and Paint Night @ Tel Aviv Art Studio, and Kolot Me Africa Tea Party Concert @ Florentin House. Check out our calendar for more cool events.
Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair
Finding a job doesn’t need to be scary! We’re back tomorrow with the 8th Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair – 16 top companies, 5 cool schools, and 200 job opportunities. We’ll be at Abraham Hostel, Levontin 21, between 11am to 3pm – Register here. After the Jobs Fair, Get lost in Lithuanian Culture @ Dizengoff Center, Celebrate World Vegan Day with a protest and a delicious vegan meal, and bring in Shabbat with YJP and Kerem House. Check our our calendar for more events.
Huge Protest for Peace at Kikar Rabin
On Saturday evening there’s a memorial rally at Kikar Rabin to remember Yitzhak Rabin and his ideas on the 24th anniversary of his assassination. The event happens every year around this date – and includes concerts and speeches, mainly in Hebrew. This year’s theme is the same as the fateful night in 1995 – Yes to Peace, No To Violence. Also on Saturday, wake up to the Rugby World Cup Final, TEDER are officially closing out summer, celebrate Dia de los Muertos at Bootleg and Sputnik, Israeli legends Minimal Contact kick off a week of concerts, White Screen rock Kuli, Mark Eliyahu rocks The Barby, and Detox and Manila host a Drag Nightmare Ball!
Fashion, Live Music, Stand-Up Comedy in English, and Tequila
Do you have a case of the “Sundays”? Laugh out load because Moonlight Comedy by The Stage is back at the Beer Bazaar after the holidays and bringing you jokes and laughs of biblical proportions! Veteran comics, Israeli comics trying out their acts in English, newcomers to the stage… we welcome all funny folks! Also Sunday, Get the Latest Fashion Trend Report @ Talk House (in Hebrew), Masok Live Show @ TEDER, and Mexicana continues The Day of the Dead traditions with a special menu with plenty of tequila! Check out our calendar for more events.
Customer Experience Week, Concerts, and Sponge Bob
Monday Funday! It’s CX Week, with meetups happening across the city. The perfect event for designers from all trades that want a better perspective of the customer’s point of view. Also Monday, Burn one down with Israel’s favorite Reggae band Buffalos @ Hoodna Bar, Eran Tzur rocks out with special guests @ Herzl 16, and TEDER celebrates 20 years of SpongeBob with a huge party you dont want to miss. Check out our calendar for more events.
Remember, remember the Fifth of November!
Get inspired! Meet fellow aspiring writers at School of Shine’s Writers Circle @ ANU, a space for you to write, express, share, and shine. Also Tuesday, The Stage’s Annual Planning Day @ Maze 9, join Institut Francais for Science Cafe @ Polly, Tzlil Danin brings a mix of middle-Eastern sounds to Kuli Alma, and what a day to screen V for Vendetta @ The Kerem House. Check out our calendar for more events.
Live music, local concerts, and meetups
Get ready for an awesome night! Catch some Bass Soloing with Henrik Linder from Dirty Loops @ HaEzor, Yotam Avni live @ Kuli, The French Duo Papooz arrive in Israel for the first time @ Barby, Listening Session with Sefi Zeisling @ Nuweiba, Tamar Aphek’s last show before her Euro tour @ TEDER, and Anna RF graces Drama for a free show! Want to meetup? Check out The future of Protein @ Startup Nation Central, and CX Discussions @ Google Campus. Check out our calendar for more events.
Tel Aviv Goes Into Creative Overload This Week
Tonight Head over to Maze 9 for the 110 Maps Exhibition, with 110 maps of Tel Aviv by local artists (Thurs to Sat). Pick up some cool posters from local designers in two pop ups on Nahatalat Binyamin on Friday and Saturday, with Artichoke @ Jonesy Gardener (today to 7/11), and Posterize @ The Prince (Fri to Sat). On Sunday, There’s a new Urban Art Show by Englishmen in Tel Aviv @ Hangar 21 in the Nemal (Sun to 17/11). Check out our calendar for more exhibitions.
ESCAPE THE CITY
Back to Nature! Thursday: Midburn’s own Burn in Motion is still going on @ Arad Motor Track, Rock Fest Gita climbing festival returns to Gita, and Yoga Arava weekend retreat @ Timna. Friday: Get your cup ready for the Alexanderfest Beer Event @ Emek Hefer, and Jamaican me Crazy Reggae Dancehall Fest in the Arava. Saturday: Go antiquing at the Binyamina Vintage Days Fair. Wednesday: The Great Animation Fair is back for the fourth time in Jerusalem. Check out our calendar for more events outside of Tel Aviv.
POSTS OF THE WEEK
Winter pics, inspiring stories, funny posts, and TLV memes
Winter has arrived in Israel, complete with biblical storms (thanks for the crazy lightening pictures Yehuda, Nir, Boris, and Eli) and ridiculously early sunsets. Also this week: Ronaldinho was in town; there were funny posts from Nathan, Galit, and Atana; inspiring posts from Luz, Yaki, and Slonik, and even some original TLV memes from Kitty, Elad, and Diana. Thanks everyone for sharing! We also held a poll about the format of this very newsletter – thanks everyone for voting, we’d love your continued feedback!