Last updated February 23rd 2015

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DIY eventsA week packed with events and things to do in Tel Aviv! There are even more events listed in the Tel Aviv event listings app.

Sunday 

Adi Ulmansky & Noga Erez  play a live show of their original electronic pop at Kuli Alma.  Free

Blues&Booz @ Pasaz – a weekly night of live blues, including a live jam / open stage. BYO instruments. You may sign up for the jam by MSGing the Blues&Booz facebook page or at the jam until 12:30am.

Monday 

Original Hip Hop in Hebrew by rapper and spoken word artist Shiri Ladelsky at  Levontin 7. 30 NIS.

Harel Shachal & The Ottomans at Shaffa Bar – excellent live Turkish music played at this open fronted bar in the Jaffa flea market.  The place gets crowded quickly on these highly popular nights, so get there early. Show starts at 8:30pm. Free

Echo & Tito play groovy Middle Eastern influenced indie electronica with awesome vocals at Buxa. Free.

Tuesday

Brasil ForAll @ Haezor – After years of performances and long journeys, the singer Noa Peled (Israel), the accordion player Uri Sharlin (New York), and the musician Paulinho Ferreira (Brazil) come together, with other great musicians in a special performance of the Brazilian traditional Forró music! If you’d like to learn how to dance this amazing style, before the concert there will be a dance lesson and after there will be a DJ!

DREXCIYA TRIBUTE NIGHT with local DJs: Andrei Acute, Anna Haleta // Pacotek, Mule Driver // Los Jubilee, Ak-Duck, Nimrod Katzir // Parallax, Yogg // Parallax. Free.

Wednesday

A weekly communal meal at the City Tree eco flat and a great opportunity to meet some friendly eco-minded locals. Bring your own vegan homemade dish to share or turn up from 18:00 with supplies and help Oz whip up a meal. Email tree@citytree.net for more details.

Noa May plays indie-rock and electronic pop songs from her debut album at Levontin 7. Tickets are NIS 35

Local singer Ruth Dolores Weiss sings her unique blend blues / Jazz / music for dark moments in life at Ozen Bar. Tickets are 55/60 NIS

 

Thursday

Mosaic Workshops in English: Learn the art of breaking tile, cutting mirror, gluing tile and grouting– all while creating something unique and beautiful. Music will be playing, art will be made, refreshments will be served! Participants will work on a mosaic from conception to completion and take home the skills needed to continue to create mosaics on their own. All materials included in the price. More details and sign up here

DJ Bright Funk plays old and new African grooves at Tenat, the inexpensive vegan Ethiopian restaurant. Free.

Cooking workshop with Chef Alon Shabo, who will teach you how to make: Cacao tartlets with vanilla cream, impressive chocolate mousse and white embellishment, amazing tiramisu with homemade biscotti, frozen cocunut mousse wrapped in chocolate and coconut. You will be served delicious Netofa Wine and we will give you special gifts made with love from us and Chef Alon. Tickets are 280NIS. Book them here, and don’t forget to tell them you found them through DIY Tel Aviv!

Tricky Live @ Barby – the godfather of trip hop himself will grace the stage of the Barby, as part of his latest album release tour. Tickets are 192NIS

System Ali Live @ Tmuna – They rap in 4 languages (Arabic, English, Hebrew and Russian), mix eastern and western musical influences perfectly and are not afraid of being hard hitting and raising some serious local issues. Tickets are 50NIS

Friday

Co-op Festival @ Hoodna Bar from 12:00 – The Annual Cooperative Festival at this Florentin bar with live shows, lectures on sustainability, plants and recycled items for sale, vegan desserts and beer.

STRIKE! @ Ozen Bar: Sexy & pounding Electronic Opera in English, based on the classical play Lysistrata by Aristophanes. Tickets are 90/100 NIS

Free Market – Purim Edition @ Bar Kayma from 12:00: Bring your unwanted stuff, pick up someone else’s unwanted stuff for free. Clothes, shoes and accessories, plus Purim costumes! Give and Take is a nonprofit barter market that is entirely free. It takes place on the second floor above the Bar Kayma restaurant and bar, where you can also get a drink or have a vegan lunch.

Critical Mass Tel Aviv Cycle Ride starts from the pool at Rabin Square, at 13:30. Remind our fellow drivers, pedestrians, city planners and municipal workers that there are more and more bike riders, and we demand a more sustainable, pleasant, safer and a more fun city!

Saturday

A cozy house concert of world music, percussion and dance by La Gitana Project , in a semi secret salon location with very cheap drinks. 10 NIS to get in. 

Victoria Hanna @ Pasaz: A performance by vocalist Victoria Hanna, launching her single Aleph Bet.  Tickets are 70NIS