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LOVE IS LOVE 🏳️🌈
Pride Week starts today! Check out our Pride Guide for all the best events
Stand Proud! The wait is finally over… The Biggest Pride Celebration in the Middle East is back! Tel Aviv will be transformed into a rainbow-colored party, as thousands of people from all over the world come together to march, dance, and express their true selves. This year the famous Parade will take place on Thursday afternoon down the Tayelet; and on Friday afternoon the celebration continues with the official Post-Parade Party at Park Hayarkon. There are also loads of amazing parties throughout the city all week – check out our Pride Guide for all the HOTTEST events!
THE PRIDE PARADE 💖
Thursday: Join 200,000 people marching for equality and acceptance
The Tel Aviv Pride Parade is more than just a party – it’s a call for equality and acceptance – a message that carries even more importance in this hectic year. This year we celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Tel Aviv Pride Parade! Join 200,000 people marching and celebrating – the Parade starts at 4pm on Thursday along the Tayelet next to the beach. The party continues through the night in bars across the city – check out our Pride Guide for more info.
THE PRIDE PARTY (IES) 🤪
Friday and Saturday: Huge parties in Park Hayarkon
This year the Pride Parade organisers split the event in two – which means twice as many official reasons to celebrate! The Parade is on Thursday along the beach, and the Official Post-Parade Party is on Friday afternoon at Park Hayarkon – with top local and international DJs, dancers, live music, and lots more surprises! Entry is free and gates open at 12pm. On Saturday Park Hayarkon also hosts another huge party, with legendary Pride DJ Offer Nissim taking the stage! For loads more amazing parties throughout the week, check out our Pride Guide.
LAUGH FOR A GOOD CAUSE ❤️
Tonight: Comedy for Koby with top American and Israeli comedians
Tonight Avi Liberman hosts the amazing Comedy for Koby standup show at the Tzavta Theater with a top line-up of hilarious comedians from Israel and America. Proceeds will be donated to the The Koby Mandell Foundation, which supports hundreds of bereaved family members of victims of terror attacks. This is one of Israel’s most popular English-language stand-up events – you don’t want to miss it! More info and more fun events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
ROCK OUT IN THE PARK 🤘
Tomorrow: Guns N’ Roses take over Park Hayarkon!
Don’t Cry! Guns N’ Roses make their way back to Israel tomorrow night for another evening of timeless rock classics after their unforgettable sold-out performance at Park Hayarkon in July 2017. With their original lineup featuring Axl, Slash, and Duff, this epic concert is part of their global tour, which also includes the United States, Europe, and Australia. Come prepared to sing your heart out to their signature hits like “Sweet Child O’ Mine” and “Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door.” Check out the Secret Tel Aviv website for more information and more top Summer concerts.
FESTIVAL ON THE ROOFS 🌇
Starts Tuesday: fun activities for all the family
Did you know that on the roof the Dizengoff Center is an ecological garden? On Tuesday Tel Aviv joins International Rooftop Day and invites you all – adults and children – to go up on the roof! The Dizengoff Center will be hosting 3-days of special events, including workshops, games, and live music. Abraham Hostel also hosts an event on Wednesday evening at the ecological garden on their rooftop. More details and more fun events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
OUTDOOR MOVIES 🎬
Wednesday: Free outdoor screening of “La La Land” at the Namal
Every Wednesday during the months of May – June (0.5 to 21.6), Tel Aviv Port is offering free outdoor movie screenings of some classic musical films from the last decade on a giant screen under the stars. This week get ready to be transported to Los Angeles with the iconic film “La La Land,” with Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. More details and more top events the Secret Tel Aviv website.
COME ON ISRAEL ⚽
Thursday: Israel are in the semi-finals of the Under 20s World Cup
Yesterday Israel’s Under 20s made history by beating Brazil and reaching the semi-finals of the FIFA Under 20s World Cup in Argentina. Maccabi Tel Aviv player Dor Tugerman stole the show with an amazing winner in the 105 minute. They play again on Thursday evening against the winners of America and Uruguay – the final is next Sunday. Come on Israel – the whole country is behind you! More details on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
JIMBO J CONCERT 🎤
Thursday: One of Israel’s top rappers performs @ Kedumim Square!
Israeli rapper Jimbo J is making his way to Kedumim Square in Jaffa this Thursday evening for a free, unforgettable performance! As a part of the Mosaic Festival, Old Jaffa is ready to kick off the summer season with amazing live music and outdoor performances. There will be a combination of all the worlds that make up the mosaic that is Old Jaffa – East and West, new and old, hip-hop, rock and electronica! Check out the Secret Tel Aviv website for more details and more concerts.
PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC 🎺
Thursday: New Orleans Jazz Festival comes to town!
The New Orleans Jazz Festival starts on Thursday until Saturday at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. The festival hosts a huge variety of artists – from ragtime, through blues, dixie and more. This year Dozens of international Jazz artists will participate in the festival – amazing performers who play in Jazz festivals all over the world, and specialize in New Orleans music. Lots of local performers will join the party, as well. All in all, there will be over a hundred players, artists and singers from all over the world! More details and more fun events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
BEACH CLEANUP 🌊
Friday: Join Plastic Free Israel for a cleanup at Midron Jaffa Beach!
Join Plastic Free Israel and Green TLV to celebrate World Oceans Day on Friday morning with a beach cleanup in Midron Jaffa Park! From 9:00-11:00, they will clean the beach where Yulia was first seen in Israel in support of the UN commitment to protect 30% of our blue planet by 2030 and help make our coast a cleaner and safer place for all wildlife and humans! They will have gear, snacks and their traditional raffle at the end – Just bring yourselves and your reusable water bottle! More details on the Secret Tel Aviv website. Keep up to date with all of PFI’s events by joining their WhatsApp Group.
SPACE OLYMPUS RAVE 🎉
Saturday: German DJ Claptone headlines a huge festival in Caesarea
German DJ superstar Claptone returns to Israel! He lands with us next Saturday for a crazy set in one of the most beautiful locations in our country – Caesarea Port! He will be joined by genius producer Ben Sterling and a top lineup of local DJs including Jenia Tarsol and more. Buy your tickets here! Check out more parties on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
Saturday: Champions League Final Screening @ Abraham Hostel!
Manchester City and Inter Milan go head to head this Saturday in the Champions League Final! Abraham Hostel is putting up a huge screen, giving out special deals at the bar and a championship atmosphere to cheer on your favorite team; all with free entrance included! Check out the Secret Tel Aviv website for more information and more top events.
ONLY TWO WEEKS TO GO! 🏄♀️
Save the date: The Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Fair is on June 20th
Are you looking for a new job? Are you thinking of studying in Israel in English? We are back with the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs + Education Fair – Israel’s most effective Careers Fair! The event includes top Israeli companies looking for employees and prestigious Israeli universities and tech schools with courses in English. Register here and hit attending on Facebook for regular updates. Can’t wait till then? Check out the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board for over 1,500 amazing jobs! We are still looking for more amazing companies to join, if your company is recruiting please let your recruitment team know about the event!
NEW COMMUNITY SPONSOR 🛎️
The Elkonin Tel Aviv MGallery Boutique Hotel
We are really excited to announce our latest sponsorship with the amazing The Elkonin Tel Aviv, MGallery Hotel Collection that has just opened in Neve Tzedek. We select our partners very carefully to make sure they are the best in class – and we are super happy to partner with the Elkonin Tel Aviv for this very reason. The 44-room hotel is beautifully decorated with an amazing rooftop pool, the food at their signature L’Epoque by Robuchon restaurant is delicious, and their Spa by Clarins is out of this world. We’re working on some really cool collaborations – stay tuned!
NEWEST INSTAGRAM POSTS 🔥
Check out our Instagram page for the latest and greatest!
Make sure to stay updated with all the best unkept secrets we post about on our Instagram page! Last week, the Secret Tel Aviv team tried the best Asian restaurant in Levinsky Shuk with the best ramen and to-die-for mushroom toast! All of this and so much more is showcased on the Instagram account! You can also find us on TikTok and YouTube Shorts.