This week in Tel Aviv is full of great festivals, parties, shows and concerts! Check out the top events of the week + some useful tips on out beautiful city.

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Number 1


With love from Secret Tel Aviv!

This evening is Israeli Valentines Day and there’s loads going on throughout the city, including Tu B’Av Karaoke tonight, dating events and concerts – check our Guide for more tips. Looking for something more intimate? Check out our guides to the Best Restaurants and Best Bars in Tel Aviv… and if you’re feeling particularly lucky check out our Best Hotels in Tel Aviv Guide.

Number 2


It’s worth the trip to JLM!

The Jerusalem Wine Festival starts tomorrow (Monday) to Thursday! Set in the grounds of the beautiful Israel Museum, for 95 NIS get a free glass and unlimited tastings of hundreds of wines from over 60 wineries across Israel. There’s also live music, sushi, cheese and other treats. Looking to stay in Jerusalem? Check out our Guides to the Best Hotels and Best Tours in Jerusalem!


Ella Fitzgerald and Chris Cornell tribute concerts!

Pay tribute to two big stars! Tomorrow: Wave Goodbye – Chris Cornell Tribute at Reading 3, a night to remember the rock icon while supporting a great cause: Enosh – The Israel Mental Health Association. Wednesday: Celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th Birthday at Sarona Market!

Number 4


Grab a blanket and popcorn

Looking for a great weeknight plan? Check out two outdoor movie screenings this week: onTuesday Teder are teaming up with the Lev Cinema to bring you Wong Kar Wai’s masterpiece ‘2046’; and on Wednesday check out the Big Lebowsky at Gan HaPisga in Jaffa.

Number 5


Tuesday: Man Utd and Real Madrid battle for the Super Cup. 

Continuing our romantic theme, the football season kicks off this week with the European Super Cup on Tuesday night as Real Madrid take on the mighty Manchester United! Looking for somewhere to watch? Most bars on Dizengoff will be showing it, or check out our Guide to the Best Sports Bars in Tel Aviv!


Thursday: Get your culture fix with the Israeli Opera at Park Hayarkon

In the mood for some culture? Opera in the Park is a yearly free event in Park Hayarkon by the Israeli Opera. This year they’re performing Puccini’s masterpiece Tosca! Bring a blanket, some snacks and a bottle of wine for a perfect romantic night. Click here to check the Best Cultural Events in Tel Aviv.

Number 7


A huge trance party and a hippy festival

Want to get out of Tel Aviv this weekend? On Thursday night check out the Extrawarm Psychedelic Rave somewhere in the Israeli nature. Looking for something more chilled? Check out the 3-day Osho Festival. For more top festivals, check out our Best Festivals in Israel Guide!


Idris Ackamoor, Marina Maximilian and Aviv Geffen!

Three top concerts for all music lovers! This Saturday there is a concert for every taste! A cool jazz concert at Teder – Idris Ackamoor and The Pyramids. A concert by Israeli Rock icon Aviv Geffen at Zappa Tel Aviv, and for those looking for a free concert with the best vibes, Marina Maximilian will be performing at Jaffa Nights (Gan HaPisga).


Find out where to get the best slices in the city!

Pizza oh pizza! There is nothing like the aroma of a good pizza to awaken your appetite, a bite of it to comfort your soul and the possibility of toppings to bring out the artist in you. Click here for Tel Aviv’s Best Pizzas. Thank you to our amazing guest blogger Hillel Raz for the awesome post!


We hope TLV Opportunities was a success for you!

A big thank you to all the amazing companies, universities, and colleges, to Citizen Cafe OOlpan, Abraham HostelThe StageSchool of ShineThe Daily Freier, Alon Margolin and Rachel Greenberg, Fe Melo Design, all the volunteers, and of course everyone who came to TLV Opportunities! We hope it was a great success for you! Check out this awesome video of the event by Israel21C, and some photos from Jamie Gordon Photography. And keep on checking the Secret Tel Aviv Jobs Board for new opportunities!

Are you coming to Israel on vacation, or just want to get out of Tel Aviv for the weekend? Check out our Best Hotels and Best Tours Guides. If you want to see a list of events, you can go to the Events Calendar on the Secret Tel Aviv Website.

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