Shalom Tel Aviv! We have another scorching hot week of events ahead of us… so slap on the sun screen, whack on your ray-bans, pull yourself away from the mazgan, and go have some fun!
Oh, and by the way, did you see we launched an awesome new competition this week to win a weekend for two at the 5* Mizpe Hayamim Spa… and an even more awesome new tool to make everyone’s life easier called the Secret Tel Aviv Map. Add some secret places, rate some places, share with your friends, let’s go back to Secret Tel Aviv’s roots and make something cool!
And sorry, one more plug, the Jobs Board has got some spectacular jobs at the moment – including positions at Google Waze, Amdocs, Sodastream, Ynet, Israel Hayom, the Peres Center for Peace, and many more… what are you waiting for, your dream job isn’t just going to come to you!


Yad2 Top   Midburn Reunion Top

Teder Top   Beer Festival Top



– Anyone here like a bargain? The Yad2 Festival is back for two days at Charles Clore Park – pick up some second hand goodies.

– 88FM and Jaffa Port bring you free concerts every Wednesdaythis month – starting with the super talented Shai Tsabari – read more about him from the beautiful Midnight East blog.

– Our party of the night is at the Block where American electro group Beats Antique are teaming up with some top local talent – if you’ve never been to the Block but always wanted to, this could be your perfect excuse! 120 NIS.

Best of the Rest:


– I had never heard of this guy before – but the 19k of you that hit attending had – Puerto Rican Reggaeton Artist Daddy Yankee is performing to a sold out crowd for his Big Boss European Tour!

– It’s Thursday Night at the Museum – the Tel Aviv Museum of Art is opening its doors late night every Thursday throughout August for a special collaboration with Castro – where art and fashion meet.

– Who do you love more, Stevie Wonder of Marvin Gaye? ‘Superstition’ or ‘I Heard it Through the Grapevine’? Bootleg hosts a special soul night celebrating them both, plus lots of other cool funk, soul and disco! Get there early to avoid queues.

– Huge pop-up art exhibition with loads of top Israeli artists, exploring the theme: ‘Broken Relationships’. Visitors are asked to bring a memento from a broken relationship – I hope Lorena Bobbitt isn’t attending.

Best of the Rest:

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Special Eritrean Clothing Sale and party at Levinski 87 – these guys are really trying to make it, let’s go and support them!

– Watching Boom Pam perform live is an awesome experience – expect to jump around from start to finish! They are performingFriday afternoon with Maor Cohen @ Zappa Tel Aviv.

– There is nothing quite like the melodic clicking of hipsters flicking through second hand vinyls while scratching their beautifully manicured beards – come and check out Auerbach’s vinyl collection @ Gordon Bennett (only joking guys, we love you!).

Best of the rest:

  • The OneDay Social Volunteering team are doing a fundraiser for children with diabetes.
  • Gather for songs, dance and chasers @ Ismi Salma.
  • Joy Records are back with another Booze Cruise. Fifty US bucks for the boat, unlimited alcohol and cool music.

friday night

– Are you missing Midburn as much as us? Come for a special reunion on Geula beach – bring everything with you: food, drinks, gifting, music, sound, art installations, lights, huuuuuuuugs and smiiiiiiiiiles, and feel the sand between your toes another time.
– Join the Tel Aviv International Synagogue for their world-renowned Carlebach Kabbalat Shabbat – followed by a Champagne Kiddush Reception in the Garden.
– Bring in Shabbat with a special Kabbalat Shabbat at the Nemal.
–  The White City Shabbat crew are back with another communal Shabbat Dinner @ BrownTLV.


Teder’s little broadcasting van is back for another full week of concerts, parties and art exhibitions. Plus the awesome Los Burning Tacos are going back to their roots with a Teder pop-up.
– Ok, so this one is not in Tel Aviv – but it does look pretty awesome – a Wet and Wild Party with inflatables, an eight meter water slide, foam cannons, best DJs, a dancing zone, chill-out areas, alcohol, and some more surprises yet to come @ Bnei Tzion.
Jaffa Nights is back with another free concert, this week by Rockville performing some of Queen’s top songs.
Best of the rest:
– New venue Bascula hosts a musical night of Tarantino’s best soundtrack songs.  
Frank Sinatra night @ Piano Bar Jaffa.
The Jewish Monkeys perform @ Rothschild 12.

rest of the week

SundayMonday – Israel’s top circus and cabaret company Bordel Total perform in 360 degrees at the Barby for two nights!

Sunday – the awesome This is Not An Ulpan have an open night discussion about the Israeli gas finds.

SundayHebrew Poetry Night @ Bookworm.

Monday – Top Israeli music photographer Rock ve Rollcelebrates its first birthday @ Kuli Alma.

Monday – The Tel Aviv Longboard Girls Crew are having a cruising session around Tel Aviv.

Tuesday (till Thursday) – Mmmmm, Beer – The Beer Festival is back at HaTachana, come and taste more than 200 different types of beer. 70 NIS gets you 5 tastings.

Tuesday – Israeli musician Ehud Banai performs @ Ozen Bar.

Tuesday – Huge Party – Ars Poetica @ Bar Mitzvah.