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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FORRO @ ALA RAMPA 🇧🇷
Tonight: Brazilian dancing, good music and delicious food!
Start your week off right! Come prepared to move your feet to the beat of DJ Felipe Castro, who will be spinning original vinyl records from North East Brazil tonight at Ala Rampa. At 8pm there’s a free Forro dance class for beginners, followed by the party. Delicious Brazilian food will be availalbe as well, so really, who could say no to an event as fun as this?! See you on the dance floor! Check out our website for more details and more cool parties.
ROCK OUT 👅
Tonight: Blues&Booze presents: The Rolling Stones Night @ Bavel
Tonight our favourite Blues & Booz will be performing the iconic music of The Rolling Stones! With hits like “Satisfaction,” “Paint it Black,” and “Sympathy for the Devil,” the Stones’ music has stood the test of time and continues to inspire new generations of fans. Bonus: after the show, the legendary Blues jam session will begin, where local musicians are featured and participate in some good ole instrumental fun. More details and more fun events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
LAG BOAMER ON MONDAY 🔥
It’s time to go outside for fun BBQs, music and dancing
For the religious amongst us, this is a celebration of the end of the mourning period of Omer, and a commemoration of the founder of Kabbalah Rabbi Shimon Bar Yohai. For the heathens, it’s a great excuse to burn shit. Grab your marshmallows tonight for English-friendly events with Kerem House and JTLV (Charles Clore Park), Chabad on the Coast and YJP (both Park Hayarkon), and party Latin-style at the Lag Baomer party @ Poizdes. More events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
EUROVISION WEEK 🦄
Cheer on Noa Kirel on Tuedsay in her semi-final, the final is on Saturday
Eurovision is back, and this year we’re cheering on our Israeli star – Noa Kirel. She will perform her hit song “Unicorn”, a high-energy dance anthem that is sure to get you moving and grooving. Support Noa’s journey to the top – the Semi-final is gonna be on Tuesday with the Final on Saturday. There are watching parties throughout town, check our website for more info.
SHUSHKA’S WORLD 🍌
Wednesday: Check out Iconic Israeli comic figure @ Dying Lake
Shushka is a cultural icon in Israel, a symbol of wit, irreverence, and creativity. Her comic strip has been published in numerous Israeli newspapers and magazines, and has been adapted into a television series and a series of children’s books. Check out Shushka’s collection at Dying Lake on Wednesday, where you can find anything from ancient sex education books to rubber dolls, movie posters to comics, fanzines to toys, and even local games and kitsch, there’s something for every collector’s heart. Check out more details and more cool events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
NOIZE MC @ B-SIDE 🎤
Wednesday: top Russian rapper is in town
Russian hip-hop rockstar Noize MC is coming to town with a concert at B-Side on Wednesday! His music speaks to the heart of today’s youth, addressing issues such as social justice, inequality, and the struggle for personal freedom. More details on our website; check out more top international bands in our Best Concerts in Tel Aviv Guide.
DOCAVIV IS BACK! 🎬
Documentary film festival returns this weekend, starting Thursday!
All you film fanatics, this week is for you! The 25th Docaviv International Documentary Film Festival starts on Thursday with over 200 screenings at 7 different venue around town. Docaviv is Israel’s largest film festival, and one of the leading documentary film festivals in the world. Most of the films this year will be shown at Cinematheque with special events at the Tel Aviv City Hall, the Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Cinema Canada, Cinema Anais, HaMigdalah, and Teder. More details and more cool events on the Secret Tel Aviv website. For more cool cultural events, check out our Guide to Tel Aviv’s Most Important Cultural Events.
THE STAGE’S NEW MUSICAL 🎭
Childhood favourite ‘You’re a good man, Charlie Brown’ starts Thursday
The Stage TLV, Tel Aviv’s home for performing arts in English, is proud to present its first full-length musical in over six years – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown! Join Charlie, Snoopy, and the entire Peanuts gang as they explore life’s great questions while playing baseball, struggling with homework, singing songs, swooning over their crushes, and celebrating the joy of friendship. The show boasts an incredibly talented cast, is recommended for all ages, and opens on Thursday at Beit Yad HaBanim Theater. More details and more amazing events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
BORIS BREJCHA 🇩🇪
German DJ returns on Thursday to Expo Tel Aviv for a huge show
Top German DJ and record producer Boris Brejcha returns to Tel Aviv on Thursday night for a huge show at ExpoTLV! Boris’ music is characterized by its driving beats, deep basslines, and intricate melodies, and with his signature “mask” and his use of advanced visuals and lighting effects, his sets takes revellers on a wild ride through the world of techno and beyond. More details and more parties on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
FRINGE CULTURE NIGHT 🎸
Thursday: An evening of alternative events takes over Florentin
Head over to Florentin on Thursday for a special evening of alternative music, eccentric art, independent and local creations and other surprises. Organised by the Municipality to promote South Tel Aviv’s vibrant culture and beautiful public spaces, step into a world of boundless creativity and embrace the unconventional. The event will take place in several locations, including the Alof Bazalot Garden, Electric Garden, Elifelt Garden, and Levinsky Market. Check more info here and find more cultural events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
AVIV GEFFEN ❤️🔥
Thursday: Israeli rock singer in a huge show @ Park HaYarkon
The legendary Israeli singer-songwriter Aviv Geffen will be taking the stage at Park HaYarkon on Thursday night with his famous annual “Rock Ball” in what will be the biggest concert of the year so far, stretching the boundaries of music, production and technology to new extremes. Check out more info and find more concerts on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
ADMIRAL TIBET 🇯🇲
Thursday: Concert that’ll ransport you to the heart of Jamaica
Experience the soulful sounds of Admiral Tibet, the legendary reggae artist known for his powerful vocals and conscious lyrics. From his early hits like “Babylon War” to his more recent works like “Harder Than Them”, Admiral Tibet has been a driving force in the reggae music scene for over three decades. He’s going to be performing in the Zone on Thursday night, more details and more cool concerts on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
TLV SWING FEST 💃🏻
Thursday: Swing into the summer at B-Side and Dance TLV
TLV SwingFest 2023, the ultimate dance festival experience, is taking place from May 11th to May 14th at B-Side and Dance TLV. The festival’s pro lineup is filled with talented and world-renowned dancers, and the schedule is packed with workshops for dancers of all experience, social dancing, competitions, special intensive tracks, and a taste of summer to keep the party going. Check more info here and find more events on the Secret Tel Aviv website.
BACKSTREET’S BACK 😍
Saturday: One of the most iconic boy bands of all time perform @ Live Park
Get ready to relive the ’90s and experience the magic of the Backstreet Boys live in Live Park Rishon on Saturday! With a career spanning over 25 years, the Backstreet Boys have become a global phenomenon. Known for chart-topping singles like “I Want It That Way” and “Everybody (Backstreet’s Back),” the group has sold over 100 million records worldwide. Check out more info and find more cool concerts at the Secret Tel Aviv website.
NEW BLOG POST 🥩
Find the best steak restaurants in Tel Aviv in our latest Guide
Get your mouth around Tel Aviv’s most delicious steaks with our new Guide to Tel Aviv’s Best Meat restaurants! Discover the juiciest cuts, perfectly grilled to your liking, and accompanied by mouth-watering sides and sauces. Whether you prefer a classic sirloin or a more exotic cut, our guide has it all. Find your new favourite steakhouse in our Guide, and check out all our Food and Drinks Guides for even more great recommendations.
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. Some of our favourites include: Tel Aviv University International are looking for a Content Writer and Website Manager and a Social Media Specialist; ServiceBell are looking for an SDR; Payoneer are looking for a Strategy Manager; and exclusive new boutique hotel The Elkonin have several positions available. 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: Study in English in Israel at Tel Aviv University International and learn to code with Developers Institute!