Last updated August 6th 2017

Happy (Israeli) Valentine’s Day! Tu B’Av is the day when we celebrate love in Israel, make the most out of the occasion and take that special someone out for a special night. Looking for someone to share this day with? There are some awesome events to meet new people. Scroll down for our recommendations on the best things to do on Tu B’Av.

Plan a romantic dinner at one of Tel Aviv’s Best Restaurants and Bars

If what you are looking for is a nice night out at a great restaurant and a cool bar to have drinks after, we’ve got you covered! Check out our Food and Drink Section for the best restaurants and bars in Tel Aviv – we have all kinds From the Best Italian Restaurants, to the Best Sushi Restaurants and the Best Cocktail Bars! Click here to read more.


Take a loved one to a Tu B’Av event or party

Tu B’Av Karaoke – August 6th @ Temptation Bar

A special edition of Karaoke Nights at Temptation Bar – Tu B’Av Karaoke! Get ready to sing your favorite love songs! Read more

Tu B’Av Slam Jam (in Hebrew) – August 6th @ Ben Gurion House

Another poetic celebration of words, love, notes and rhythms by Poetry Salaam Israel. Four poets equipped with well-honed words together with an attentive, spontaneous and dynamic musician. Read more

Tu B’Av Everything About Love with Rabbi Yemima Mizrachi – August 6th @ Tel Aviv Museum of Art

All about love with Rabbi Yemima Mizrachi. “Ashira” at the Tel Aviv Museum, Stuand Up with Noya Mandel, music by Almas band – a dizzying Latin rhythm. Read more

Havana Nights – Speed Dating – August 7th @ Caffe Yaffo

Matim and Telfed present Havana Nights. A fun evening of drinks, dancing, and romancing… on the night of love (Tu B’av). Come dressed in your best Cuban attire, and meet your special Señor or Señorita. Read more

Love Party – Dance Your Heart Open – August 7th @ Bascula

Valentine’s Day Celebration – Dance Your Heart Open. Embrace the full moon of Tu B’Av. One love, one heart, let’s get together and feel all right. Music, circus, visuals and more. Read more

Ziv Loves Love – August 7th @ Rothschild 12

After being announced as the most sexually liberated voice for 2017 by Vogue, Ziv comes to Rothschild 12 for Valentine’s Day in a hot and kicking performance! Read more

Tu B’Av Celebration – August 7th @ Abraxas

A romantic evening with Adi Degani on the stand to play the sexiest love songs there are, Eyal Shani’s food and drinks are in the air of Tu B’Av. Read more

Surprise your special someone with a weekend trip

Want to take this day to the next level? There are some beautiful Boutique Hotels in Israel for a romantic weekend trip, or check out our Low Cost Flights from Tel Aviv guide to find our where in the world you can go for a short trip and not spend your whole paycheck.


Want more ideas? 

There are loads of things you can do to have a special day with a loved one, you can plan a day at one of the Best Spas in Tel Aviv, go for a wine and cheese tasting at one of the Best Wineries in Israel, have a picnic at a hidden beach (check out our Best Beaches in Israel guide), or for the more adventurous ones, check out out guide for Skydiving in Israel. Don’t forget to check out out Things to Do in Tel Aviv section for more ideas!

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