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Events are still happening, but be safe and please wear masks!

We weren’t sure whether to send an events newsletter this week… but then we thought this could be our last opportunity to party for a while! New regulations are set to begin on Sunday, but there’s loads of great stuff going on this weekend!  However, covid is still present and dangerous, so please make sure you wear a mask wherever you go so that we can continue to have fun in the city we love. In other words, what would Artem do??


The largest animation celebration in Israel starts next Tuesday

Get animated! Celebrate beautiful and wonky creations of the most talented local and international illustrators at the International Animix Festival of Animation, Comics and Cartoons. The event kicks off next Tuesday with Asif @ Tel Aviv Cinematheque with music, mingling, pizza and beer to celebrate local animated art. Animix 2021 starts the same day and goes until next Saturday (Aug 14) with loads of cool screenings. Think you can do better? Next Wednesday tap into your competitive side for the Loopothon of creation, pizza and prizes! Read more about Animix here.


Camp out at all the best parties and Midburn meetups this week!

Party with a twist! Midburn is nearby, but the pre-camps are already here… Take an intergalactic journey tonight with BurnFlakes @ Art Club, and tomorrow join the Straight Friendly camp with Popik @ Phi. On Saturday switch things up with a Samba @ Ala Rampa or find yourself at Bavel for a drag summer party! Next Wednesday don’t miss the FFS Collective Label Launch Party @ Bavel. Check out more parties!


Get down with Julian Jordan and more top DJs!

Ride the rave wave this weekend! Things get freaky tonight with a colorful Collage @ The Block. Tomorrow is the big day: One of the most promising DJs in the EDM scene Julian Jordan lands in Herzliya for a crazy pool party to celebrate Ravers of Israel – get a 30% discount when you use the coupon code ‘secret’! On Saturday you have options: a modest and wild showcase from Katapult @ HaOman 17 or an unstoppable Frau Blau Showcase @ Mondo 2000. Check out our website for more raves… See you in the club!


Check out the local music scene!

What a musical week! Tonight tie the knot with Omer Moskovich @ The Einav Cultural Center or find the boy with Eifor Hayeled @ Barby. Tomorrow rock out for a good cause with Rock for Autism @ Gagarin, a musical project that aims to raise funds for autistic children and adults. On Saturday the Acoustic Station hosts Tabernacle @ Hatachanah and the Hoodna Orchestra takes over Levontin 7. Next Tuesday, Rasco graces Kuli Alma for a reverb show, and on Wednesday Rotem Ugiya hits Levontin 7 for a rasta groove! Check the website for more concerts!


Get out of your comfort zone!

Looking to meet new people? Tonight get colorful at a wine tasting and paint night @ Tel Aviv Art Studio. Tomorrow fix that janky bicycle or buy a new 2-wheeler at the Bike Shop @ Casino San Remo. Communal shabbat dinners are a great way to meet new people, and this Friday night is full of them! Inspired Tel Aviv is hosting a dinner for young professionals, Chabad on the Coast is organizing dinners with special hosts, and Shevet hosts their famous vegan Kabbalat Shabbat! Next Wednesday kicks off an August of teen comedies with a 10 Things I Hate About You screening in Old Jaffa. Check out our website for more fun meetups.


Even more great reasons to get out of our bubble this week

Get a change of scenery this week with loads of cool events around Israel! Kicking it off tonight, Bat Yam hosts Israel’s top bands, food and surfers at the Surf’n Music Festival on Riviera Beach; or treat yourself to cosmic festivals Meteora Rave in the Desert and Recreation Rave in the Galilee. On Friday head to the Dead Sea for an Electric Rave, and on Saturday keep it closer to home for a Wakanda Summer Haze only 10 minutes from Tel Aviv. Next Wednesday find yourself at the Herzliya Beer Festival for wide varieties of your favorite beer, food and music! Check out our website for more cool events outside of Tel Aviv.


The results are in! Check out Tel Aviv’s Favorite Cocktails

Cocktails on every corner, it’s no surprise Tel Aviv is one of the liveliest cities in the world! Last week we asked you to choose your favorite, and you pinned down the best of the best! After another amazing poll in the group, we have updated our Best Cocktail Bars in Tel Aviv 2021 Guide… and it’s the perfect list to quench your summer thirst. Pours of delicious drinks and tasty vibes feature in the guide, including #1 Spicehaus, mixologist hub Imperial, and the chiller master Bellboy! Check out the full results – including tips for all the best cocktail concoctions! For more awesome Food and Drink Guides check out the website.


It’s a great time to apply for a new job!

There’s never been a better time to look for a new job! The Israeli Jobs Market is going crazy with a record 3,400 open positions on our Jobs Board with loads of new jobs popping up every day. We only work with Israel’s best companies, so we are confident these are all amazing opportunities! Find your dream job – Start applying today!


This week’s post of the week column is an enchanting mixed bag 🔮! There’s beautiful photos by Laëtitia (pic above) and Matan 📸. Cool art by Omry and Zachar 🎨. Homage to our great Olympian Artem by Elad and Ben 🥇 (and important discussions by Shira T and Shira M). And a serious message about wearing a helmet when cycling  – when we get three posts about this in 3 days maybe it’s time to strap up and take notice (thanks Yaniv, Batya, and Dafi) 🚴‍♂️🚴‍♀️🚴.

This week’s lost and found included a photo from 1953 and a wallet (owner found in 34 minutes!). Aviv is looking for someone to help is elderly neighbour and Rita has a new exhibition. Our favorite writer Orion has two stories this week on his delivery escapades from the North and McDonalds 🍟. Funny video of the week prize goes to Igor 🏆, funny meme of the week prize goes to Ohad 🏆, funny story of the week prize goes to Sharon 🏆, funny pic of the week prizes goes to Limor 🏆, Sapir is looking for a new apartment, Maayan is looking for a BFF, and Mor is looking for an apartment and a BFF 🤦. At least it’s sunny ☀️ Funny melting pictures from Diz Fountain (Nir and Lis) ⛲ and this dog has the right idea 🐶! Thanks everyone for sharing ❤️!

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