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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ROSH HASHANA GUIDE 🍎🍯
There’s less than two weeks until Rosh Hashanah… start planning today!
Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, starts next Friday evening (15th September) evening, and there are loads of fun communal dinners, parties, and festivals happening all over Tel Aviv and Israel. Find the perfect event for you in our Rosh Hashanah Party Guide in Tel Aviv.
PARTIES OF THE WEEK 🕺
Where to dance, drink, and have fun in Tel Aviv
Tonight head over to Ala Rampa for a Brazilian Forro party, Blues&Booz band perform British rock at Jimmy Who?, and Kuli host a live concert with rapper Avri G. Tomorrow Israeli indie rock band Pie O My throw a party to celebrate their latest album at Rafi, and the Tulsi Jaan trio performs some Bollywood songs at Tarab. On Tuesday there are cool concerts with rapper Shmuel at Barby and Ishay Berger at Ozen Bar, and Camel Riders take over Shalvata. And on Wednesday DJ Darwish has a techno line at Sputnik. More parties on the Secret Tel Aviv website and Daily Whatsapp Best Events Group, and check out Tel Aviv’s top bars in our Best Bars Guide.
NEW EXHIBITIONS 🎨
Three inspiring exhibitions open up this week
It’s a great week for art in Tel Aviv! After huge success earlier in the year, the Wonderland Pop-Up Exhibition returns to the Imperial Hotel with 38 new rooms from 58 talented artists, all curated by the wonderful Yaara Sachs. Also starting today, don’t miss the new exhibition Nonfinito at ArtPort – the end-of-year exhibition of Artport’s residency program, that explores alternative realms and utopian visions. Starting Wednesday is the A-Genre Festival at the Tmuna Theater, a four-day festival that’s all about thought-expansion and imagination-stimulation. Find more cultural events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!
TEL AVIV GROOVE 🍹
Culinary pop-up food festival starts tomorrow with top international chefs
Get ready for delicious food, spicy cocktails, and groovy music! Tel Aviv Groove is a culinary pop-up series that brings together the best of Israeli cuisine with chefs from around the world. Four leading international chefs will arrive in Tel Aviv to create festive special evenings at the best and most famous chef restaurants. On Wednesday (Sept 6th), try special Spanish style menu at one of our favorite restaurants Timna. Check out the whole schedule here and more cultural events here!
RONALDINHO IS IN TOWN ⚽️
Tuesday: Barcelona and Maccabi Tel Aviv Legends @ Bloomfield
Some of the greatest players in Barcelona’s history – including Ronaldinho, Rivaldo, and Thierry Henry – are coming to Israel for two exhibition games against Maccabi Tel Aviv Legends and Maccabi Haifa Legends on Tuesday night at Thursday night respectively. Whilst they may not look as young as the picture above, they’ll still be able to pull off some amazing tricks! Find more info here and more sports events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!
WHISKY LIVE 2023 🥃
Wednesday-Thursday: Sample rare Whiskies from all over the world!
Israel’s most important whisky event returns! Whisky Live 2023 is coming to Expo Tel Aviv on September 6-7. It’s the perfect opportunity to sample rare whiskies from around the world, learn from international experts, and enjoy workshops and tastings. Even if you’re not a fan of whisky, do it for the plot with your friends! Buy tickets here and find more cool events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!
OUTDOOR SCREENING 🍿
Wednesday: Snuggle up to iconic movie Groundhog Day @ Gan HaPisga
Every Wednesday in September there’re free outdoor film screenings on a huge screen in the historic Gan HaPisga park in Old Jaffa. This month’s theme is “Time,” and they’re kicking things off with a screening of the iconic romantic comedy Groundhog Day! Check out more info here and more cool events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!
PRE-INDINGEV PARTY 🔥
Saturday: Teder turns into the Playa with annual InDTeder party
Get ready for top music festival InDNegev with a special pre-festival party InDTeder at Teder next Saturday afternoon – with live performances in the square from 4pm and an afterparty at Rafi (InDNegev is 12-14th October – there are still tickets available). Also next Saturday, there’s a cool free concert at Kedumim Square in Jaffa with Haïm Ulliel and Sfatayim and a Brazilian Party at HaMashbir. Check the Secret Tel Aviv website for more cool events.
SHOPPING OF THE WEEK 🛍️
Score some great deals and find cool gifts for the holidays!
Shop the whole week for unique gifts! Today: Find perfect home decor and kitchen accessories at a Pop Up in Jaffa; and swap your old clothes, accessories, and home goods for new ones at a fun Swap Party in South Tel Aviv. On Thursday there is a huge fashion fair with top Israeli designers @ Zoa House (till Saturday) and a Wine Festival @ Gan Ofer (formerly Gan Hair) with over 45 wineries. On Friday find gifts from young, local artists at Arts Sale on Malan 35 Rooftop. Check out more shopping events on the Secret Tel Aviv website!
НОВАЯ ГРУППА В TG 🤪
Все самые крутые события в Тель Авиве в ежедневной подборке
Тель-Авив, встречай! Мы открыли новую группу в Telegram для тех, кто хочет всегда быть в курсе самых лучших событий в городе. Концерты мировых и местных звезд, выставки и фестивали, тусовки и рэйвы, и многое многое другое! Мы публикуем информацию о событиях ежедневно, чтобы ты не пропускал ничего интересного. Подписывайся и наслаждайся жизнью в Тель Авиве!
WORD OF THE WEEK 🔥
Learn Hebrew slang with Citizen Cafe Ulpan in our new WhatsApp group
Are you a new oleh looking to speak Hebrew like a native? Then you’ve gotta check out our new WhatsApp Group in collaboration with Citizen Cafe Ulpan! In this group, you’ll learn all the latest slang words and Gen Z memes, so you can fit right in with the locals… join the WhatsApp Group here. Make the most of your new life in Israel with Citizen Café Ulpan’s amazing 10-week hebrew courses – and get a special 10% discount with our exclusive Secret Tel Aviv discount code! Schedule a free one-on-one introduction call to see what all the fuss is about.
DEAD SEA 🌅
Take a mini holiday break while saving 10% with Abraham Tours!
Escape the city heat with a mini-break in the beautiful Dead Sea. It’s famous for various reasons: it is the lowest point on earth (below sea level!), the water is so salty that it is impossible to sink so you can float effortlessly on its surface, and the mud from the Dead Sea also has amazing healing properties for the skin. We’ve teamed up with our favourite tour provider Abraham Tours, they offer you some of the best tours of the Dead Sea and day trips to nearby destinations – and we even have a special discount code STORY10 for 10% off any tour booked through our website. And remember, when you book through our links, we get a small commission, which helps us keep creating more amazing content ❤️!
Hit up Secret Tel Aviv’s social’s for all the hottest content
This week we hit 37k followers on Instagram and 8k followers on TikTok – head on over to see what all the fuss is about! We try to share 2-3 reels each week of Tel Aviv’s hidden gems, and share the best events of the day in our stories. In the past week, we’ve checked out the trendy ice bath, tried best Fish ‘n’ Chips and found the best Mexican food in Tel Aviv! Follow us on Instagram, TikTok and YouTube shorts.
JOBS BOARD UPDATES 💪
We’ve added over 100 new jobs in the last week
We’ve added over 100 new jobs to the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board over the last couple of weeks. Highlights include: Payoneer are looking for Customer Care Associates – Spanish, Arabic, and Portuguese speakers and a Contact Center Shift Manager; Incredibuild are looking for a VP Customer Success; MyHeritage are looking for a Head of Paid Search; ArtLink are looking for an Art Logistics Coordinator; and Ply Media are looking for a BDR. 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.