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Number 1

Starting today: street food from Korea, Vietnam, Tibet and more

The Asian Street Food Market brings together the best East Asian kitchens operating in Israel. Local and international chefs from countries such as India, Thailand, Japan, Vietnam, Korea and Tibet, will fix you authentic (and spicy, if you’re up for it!) street food. Entrance is free, runs today through to Saturday, all dishes are 30 NIS or less, and there’s also vegan options. Read more here.

Number 2

Sunbeat Festival starts today – the last festival of the Summer!


Last call to all the festival lovers! This weekend’s Sunbeat Festival is going to be glorious! The line-up is crazy and the weather in the desert looks perfect. Starts tonight to Saturday. Closer to home, check out the Grounded Festival @ HaOman 17 on Saturday with a crazy DJ lineup.

Number 3

100th Anniversary Today! We’re sipping on gin and tea @ Rega

Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration that decreed there should be a state for the Jewish People. What better way to celebrate than a tea party at the charming Rega Salon (on Shenkin, the former Cafe Tamar). Gin and tonic happy hour from 4pm to 8pm.

Number 4

Connect with others at these communal shabbat dinners! 

Enjoy your Friday night and meet new people! Join the Shabbat Under the Stars Dinner @ TAIS or the First Friday of November Shabbat Dinner by YJP and Chabad on the Coast (also check out their awesome event Israel and All That Jazz on Monday at ZooZoo).

Number 5

The Wandering Israeli – Saturday November 4th

The Wandering Israeli – as a tribute to Yitzhak Rabin – an evening of theater, live music, storytelling, a shared love of Israel that relives the days prior to the assassination, and an Israeli adventure you won’t experience anywhere else. (Right after the show it’s a short walk to join the rally at Rabin Square). Get 50% discount on tickets using the special code 50Get tickets here.

Mass rally to commemerate Rabin’s assassination – Saturday

United for Peace! The entire Israeli public is invited to a Mass Rally @ Kikar Rabin on Saturday night to mark 22 years since the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin to perpetuate his memory and promote his legacy.

Number 7

Check out who’s in town this week!

This week Tel Aviv is graced with top talent from around the world! On Saturday Brazilian singer Mariene de Castro is performing at Reading 3. On Monday German violin superstar David Garrett is at the Nokia Arena. And on Tuesday 80s icons Boy George & Culture Club light up the Nokia Arena!

Number 8

The 19th Tel Aviv Piano Festival – 4 days, 50 shows, 250 artists

The Piano Festival is returning next Wednesday in all its glory. A few shows are already sold out but you can still get tickets for Adi Ulmansky, Tamar Rada, Rockfour, Mary Ocher, Garden City Movement, and loads more gems. Check the Zappa website for a full list of concerts.

The Jobs Board now has jobs in London and New York

Do you have friends living in London and New York who are looking for jobs? Get an introduction to Israeli culture by working for a top Israeli hi-tech company, check out jobs in Marketing, Event Management, Sales, Account Management, and Operations. For Tel Avivis, there’s loads of awesome new jobs, and a new section for Engineering positions. Good luck!

Which Tel Aviv Dating types have you encounterned?

Fed up of the Tel Aviv Dating Scene? You’re not alone! Have a laugh with some Tel Aviv dating stereotypes – check out Rich Jenkin’s original post in the group and our artistic tribute.

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