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Hi every one,

This topic is dedicated to all the events in Jordan.

If you know a event what everybody should know, please add it here.

Enjoy!

Jerash Festival

Starts on June 26 until July 6.
From 8.00 pm - 12.00 am

For more information: http://jerashfestival.jo/

Sorry, this in only in Arabic :nothappy:

Nalmes

starts on June 20 until June 21


Nalmes is the collector, guardian and interpreter of the folk dances. The ensemble was organized in 1936 and since then it showed the chorographical art of the Adygean people all over the world.

Nowadays it is one of the most brilliant professional dance groups not only in North Caucasus but also in Russia. The group consists of 70 people and the average age of the dancers is 20 years.

The skillful dancers in these beautifully made costumes attract audience from the first sight and keep their attention up to the very end.

Every concert of Nalmes is a real unforgettable spectacular festival that impresses people and makes them feel energetic.

The art of Nalmes calls to keep the treasure of the folk culture. It's one of Russia's most professional dance groups, the owner of the medal "Glory of Adygeya“, and the winner of many international competitions of folk dance such as in Turkey, Jordan, Syria, the United Arab Emirates, Belgium, France and Germany.

Al Bariq Events Management is hosting the biggest cultural show in Jordan ever.The show will be played for 2 nights, for total of 8,000 attendees.

Our target market, Circassian community, youth of Jordan and tourists.

Tickets Price:
VIP ticket 50 JOD,
Class A ticket 25 JOD,
Class B ticket 20 JOD

The show will be hosted at the Arena (Amman Ahleyah University)     
 
Al Bariq Company

Al Balad Music Festival

from June 25 until June 30
   Time : 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : the Odeon Theater – Down town. 

For more information: http://albaladmusicfestival.org/

Souk Jara

start from May 12 until September every Friday except during Ramadan
From 10.00 Am - 10.00 pm

Free entrance

At the Rainbow street in Amman

For more information please visit their facebook page

Afifi remained Fifi

Championship
Big Star Muhammad Najm
Shirin big star
Big Star Ahmed salary
And singer Rico

In addition to a number of stars Egyptian theater comedy
And in the conference rooms with big Meridien Amman
During the holy month of Ramadan 2013 for a period of twenty days
Immediately after breakfast, starting from 15/07/2013

Tribute to Abdelhalim Hafez | Friends of Jordan Festivals
   

     
  Date : 20/08/2013 - 20/08/2013
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Amman Citadel 
   Organizer : Friends of Jordan Festival
   Entry : Ticket                 


For more information:  www.jordanfestival.org

The sound of music


Date : 5/09/2013 - 7/09/2013
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Amman Citadel 
   Organizer : Friends of Jordan Festival
   Entry : Ticket                 


For more information:   www.jordanfestival.org

Palestinian Youth Orchestra
   
   
  Date : 31/08/2013 - 31/08/2013
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Amman Citadel 
   Organizer : Friends of Jordan Festival 
   Entry : Ticket                 


For more information:   www.jordanfestival.org

Julio Iglesias 
   


  Date : 22/08/2013 - 22/08/2013
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Amman Citadel 
   Organizer : Friends of Jordan Festival 
   Entry : Ticket                 



For more information:  www.jordanfestival.org

Art Week Amman 
 

  Date : 5/09/2013 - 15/09/2013
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Around Amman 
   Organizer : Art Medium 
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
AWA will deliver a unique program of activities geared toward showcasing the many faces of the region’s vibrant art scenes, in addition to creating a well-rounded platform for probing the challenges and opportunities facing the region’s art market.
   

For more information:   artweekamman.me

Arab Film Festival Amman - My Last Friend 
   
     
  Date : 2/08/2013 - 2/08/2013
   Time : 9:30 PM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : The Royal Film Commission – Jordan
Jebel Amman, 1st Circle, 5 Omar Bin Al Khattab Street
 
   Organizer : Royal Film Commission
   Entry : Free                 

     
   
Khalid, a famous Doctor, commits suicide leaving behind an adopted daughter along with his will and a series of video footage recording his life. His story intersects with that of the detective Yousef, who is depressed by the loss of his mother and his approaching retirement.


Only today so hurry when you want to see this movie!!!

Diplomatic bazaar

This yearly event will take place on 28 September from 11.00am to 16.00 pm at the Sports City Amman.

All the Embassies  sell their products from their home country: food and souvenirs.

Proceeds from the bazaar will be donated to Mabarrat Um Al Hussein, an orphanage for boys in North Amman.

If you want to volunteer you can ask your Embassy it they need people.
I be a volunteer too and you may only guess one time at which stand I shall be.

See you there?

As-Salt festival

The Ministry of Tourism and Antiques and the  Japan International Cooperation Agency(JICA)organize this event on October the 4th in the beautiful city Salt.

The most important value Salt has is its people. They are famous as pioneers since they have numerous 'First's in Jordan such as the first secondary school and the first hospital.

The purpose for holding this festival is to make the tourists experience Salt’s living heritage through various planned activities.

In this festival, local Salti people welcome you at home. They open their houses and show their treasures they are proud of. They will tell you stories related to their house, treasures and lifestyle. By visiting those houses in the town and communicating with local people, you will feel as if the whole town is a museum. "Allah Mhyeekom fe As-Salt”.

The location and time:
Historic Old Salt Museum and plaza next to it, Al-Khader Street, Salt Development Corporation, etc
From 4 pm - 8 pm

Entry is free.

The 25th European filmfestival

Starts from September 30th until October 6th

For more information, please visit the following website:

http://www.eufilmfestivaljordan.com/site/

Sky Dive

From November 5 until December 1st

At the Dead Sea from 12.00 am

For more information check their website: http://skydivejordan.com/Portal/Tandem.aspx

This is really awesome!

Squash world
Squash is one of most fun and fit sports in the world, not a lot people have a chance to experience it, as it need a high fitness, and hard to improve to advanced level, ive been involved in this since almost 20 years, i can coach also .. will be great if we can form a group of squash players, a tournament also possible, there are few options in Amman, where we can reserve times at certain clubs. I can also have two or three players and train them for free, I enjoy doing that, and feel good to help introducing this fantastic sport to new comers to Jordan …

Looking forward friends,
Kelly

The Levant Quartet Live at Blue Fig
   
     
   Date : 11/02/2014
   Time : 9:00 PM - 11:45 PM
   City : Amman
   Location : Blue Fig
   Al Ameer Hashem Bin Al-Hussein St., Abdoun
   Organizer : Levant Quartet and Blue Fig
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
An All-Arab quartet playing the best of Jazz and Jazz Fusion. Always introducing a special guest, the band's main aim is to gather the best musicians in the Levant region to share their musical tastes and styles thereby reviving Jazz and other genres of music.   


For more information:
   https://www.facebook.com/events/746717852005121/?ref=22

Dead Sea Marathon

Run to the lowest point on earth, Dead Sea Ultra Marathon 4/4/2014

Dear Runner,

Run Jordan organizes the Dead Sea Ultra Marathon - run to the lowest point on earth on the 4th of April 2014.  The marathon includes a number of races that cater to all ages as well as amateur and professional runners alike.  This year's event includes the following 3 races:

The Ultra Marathon 50KM

The Half Marathon @ 21KM

The Fun Run @ 10KM

The Children’s Race will be held on the 28th of March at the King Hussein Park.

For registration, please call +962 6 5662999

Or register online:        http://deadsea.runjordan.com/en/registration-form

                                     www.Runjordan.com

Race Management Team

Lina El Kurd

Amman Jazz festival

From 30 April to 31 May

Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location : Zara Expo & Al Balad Theater 
Entry : Ticket           

Tickets are on sale at www.karasi.com     

For more information please visit: www.ammanjazzfestival.com


   
   
   
To celebrate diversity and cultural fusion, the Amman Jazz Festival will present a great variety of Jazz music to the public, from Standard Jazz to European avant-garde as well as Latin and Oriental Jazz fusion and everything in between.



The festival features 16 international and regional bands, more than 70 musicians and 36 jazz live performances across town, different genres of Jazz music will be showcased from various parts of the world; Japan, Germany, Holland, Spain, Italy, Armenia, Egypt, Syria, Palestine and Jordan.

Jordan Rally

2 and 3 May


Date : 2/05/2014 - 3/05/2014
Time : 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location : Abdali 
Entry : Ticket                 


     
On May 1, from 5pm, the big international event will start in Abdali, the new Downtown in Amman, with a special FREE spectator event when drivers will take on a 1km stage against the clock. It promises to be a huge night of thrills and spills in a spectacular location for everyone to enjoy.

Following this, the rally will continue on May 2 and 3 with 10 more stages each day through the Jordan Valley an Dead Sea.


For more info: email info[at]jordanrally.com

Spring at The Boulevard
   

Date : 24/04/2014 - 3/05/2014
Time : 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location : Abadli Boulevard 
Entry : Ticket                 


For more information:

The Boulevard Arjaan
Email: info[at]visitjordan.com

1st Annual Dead Sea Mud Festival
   
  Date : 2/05/2014 - 2/05/2014
  Time : 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  Location : Dead Sea Spa Hotel Beach Grounds 
  Entry : Ticket                 


   
A Family Fun Event
Childrens Games & Competitions
Festival Food & Barbecue
Entertainment: Hip Hop & Zumba, Wellness & Yoga, Sports Figures & MMAs
Enter the 1st Annual Tug a War Competition Live Bands at Sunset
James the Crystal
Autostrad
Know the Dead Sea Jordan Muds, Minerals, Salt and Sea
Follow us on Facebook: Dead Sea Mud Festival Jordan
Instragram: Festmud
Twitter: @festmud
Website: DeadSeaMudFestival.com
Tickets on Sale at Sajilni.com
Phone: 0797674759

Dead Sea Mud Festival
Email: info[at]visitjordan.com

Beach Party with DJ Ravin from Buddha Bar Paris at the Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea
   
   Date : 8/05/2014 - 9/05/2014
   Time : 8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
   Location : Kempinski Hotel - Ishtar Dead Sea   
   Organizer : Friends of Jordan Festivals
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
Dont miss the Once in a Lifetime Beach Party with DJ Ravin from Buddha Bar Paris at the Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea.

DJ Ravin from Buddha Bar Paris performing at the lowest point on earth.

Tickets are available at www.karasi.com and please call mobile 079 8425387 for any inquiry or booking.

Must be 25 or older to attend

May Fair
   

     



  Date : 16/05/2014 - 16/05/2014
   Time : 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
   Location : Bisharat Golf Club 
   Organizer : Jordan Vibes
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
Join us Friday the 16th of May from 10:00 Am till 10:00 Pm for an event to remember!

Spend no more than 5 JOD on the door and enjoy endless adult activities and games absolutely free!
We have a variety of games including a real human sized foosball table
Inflatable sticky wall
gladiator game
A sumo wrestling arena
Zorbing ball,
telematch area
pet zone
and much more
Enjoy mouth watering bites from our wide selection of food while listening to your favorite bands and local talents perform live on stage

See you there

Tickets:
5JDs for adults
3JDs for children
Tickets Available on door & Karasi.com

All games inside are free

For More Info Please Call: 079-1509540

Dead Sea Sunset Swing!
   

       Date : 16/05/2014 - 16/05/2014
   Time : 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
   Location : King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center Dead Sea 
   Organizer : Amman Jazz Festival
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
Destination Dead Sea and Amman Jazz Festival in collaboration with SAMARA Proudly Present "Dead Sea Sunset Swing!"
Friday, May 16 at 7:00 pm
At The King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Center Dead Sea, Managed by Hilton

Featuring Ricardo Garciss Flamenco Flow,
Andalucia Trio with Laila Sabbagh & Yuichiro Tokuda

Ticket Price: 10 JDs

Available at:
Caribou (Swefieh & Abdoun)
Holyland and Dead Sea Treasures (SAMARA Mall Dead Sea) Online through www.karasi.com

For more information visit http://www.ammanjazzfestival.com/dead-sea-sunset-swing/

Dead Sea Skydive


Date : 7/09/2014 - 7/11/2014
   Time : 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Dead-sea area   
   Organizer : The Royal Aero Sports Club of Jordan 
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
Event will be on the 7th September to 7th November.
Tandem Jump cost: 250 JD, with video and photos.

For convenient date and time reservation, please refer to info[at]sajilni.com   

 
 

 

 




  The Royal Aero Sports Club of Jordan
Email: info[at]sajilni.com 


   

   Event website 
   info[at]sajilni.com

Learn To Belly Dance


  Date : 9/09/2014 - 9/09/2014
   Time : 6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : G.X Gym
Phone
079680272 
   Organizer : G.X Gym
   Entry : Ticket                   
   
Course Fees 130 Jd (16 Classes)
Classes Will Be Twice A Week:Sunday At 6:30 Pm & Tuesday at 7:30pm  Starting 9-9-2014.
To Register Please Call G.X Gym: 079680272

Stand Up Comedy
   

     



  Date : 5/09/2014 - 5/09/2014
   Time : 7:30 PM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Cultural Place- Amman 
   Organizer : Toyota
   Entry : Ticket                 
   
GET YOUR TICKETS AT www.sajilni.com /Gerard / Coffee Beans & Tea Leaf

For more info call: 079 141 2313
20JD for Red Ticket, 30 JD for white Ticket

Mini Break Dance Class for Kids
   
  Date : 2/09/2014 - 3/09/2014
   Time : 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
   City : Amman
   Location : Freeway Dance Studios Amman. Wakalat str. Shahrouri Plaza, b1 floor, Amman, Jordan
 
   Organizer : Freeway Dance Studios Amman
   Entry : Free

Desert Camping Festival
   

     



  Date : 5/09/2014 - 6/09/2014
   Time : 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
   City : Amman
   Location : Wadi Rum 
   Organizer : Saliba Haddad
   Entry : Ticket                 


   
   
   
Ticket price: 50 JOD
Fore more details please do not hesitate to contact us: 0798229955- 0795059058  0790914814

Saliba Haddad
Email: info[at]visitjordan.com 

Event website   
rumoasis.com

International Dinner @ Jadal

Jadal invites you to a special evening to socialize and enjoy with us some tasty food from all around the globe & listen to some music.

To make our buffet as delicious and international as possible, we need your help! We invite you to participate and -if you can- prepare a dish from your country (vegetarian if you prefer). It can be anything you like and should be enough for around 2-3 people.

We will open our stage for those who want to share their music.

Entrance is 1JD for those who come with food, 4JD for those who don’t bring any food. Feel free to pay more if you want to support Jadal

Date and Time: Friday the 26th of Sep. 2014 at 7:30 pm

Location: Jadal for Knowledge & Culture, on Al Kalha stair on the other side of Al Quds restaurant in down town Amman.

Notice: Please don’t bring any drinks into Jadal. We will serve hot and cold drinks for reasonable prices

For more details, please send us a message to our fb page or to jadal[at]jadalculture.com, or call: 07 99 19 59 93

facebook.com/events/306692336181658

Full Moon Meditation at the courtyard of the Historic Rabad Castle in Ajloun

Join us on the 8th of October for a Full Moon meditation in fascinating hilltops of Ajloun.

Enjoy clean crisp air and 360 degree views of Jordan forests.

Discover the enormous power of meditation and help yourself in gaining peace of mind.

Follow is the schedule of the Event:

5:30 pm Leaving Amman, 6:30 pm arrive at the Castle. Welcome drinks,Tea,Coffee,
Sweets. Enjoy the views and take photo.
7:00 Welcome speech from Mr. Ambassador
Mr. Ambassador light the Main Candle, follow by everyone light the candles
7:30 Meditative and Mindfulness stretching( learn how to be aware of movement and be in the moment and be patience)
8:00 Meditation follow by Loving & Kindness meditation, and sharing meditation experience and Q &A
9: 00 Tea, Coffee, Sweets, enjoy the breeze, soft music, and beautiful views.
Head back to Amman.

*You are welcome to bring your children if they are above 14 years of age and can stay silent during the meditation. No babies or young children. Please abstain from taking photos during meditation. Please remain QUIET and RESPECTFUL during the meditation session everyone needs quietness to meditate. Participants who are NOISY will be requested to leave the event with out refund.

Suggested Donations: 8 jd
include transportation.
Bring sweets to share, sharing is great


If you need to reserve seats on the bus,you have to come get your entrance card at our place ASAP, otherwise we can not guarantee you seat. Bus seats are limited and will be sold on first come first served basic.

Direction to collect entrance cards: Sultan Al-Adwan Street No. 21 (2nd floor) Um Summaq
https://maps.google.com/maps?q=Sultan+A … m&z=16

More infomation : 077 783 6427

Self-defense Workshop for Women
Friday, October 24th 2014 – at 10:00am – 1:00pm

Empower yourself! How do I react when I get harassed in the street and how can I defend myself when I get threetened?
In the Fifth event around women issues and gender perception, Jadal for Knowledge and Culture, in partnership with SheFighter have the pleasure to invite you to the upcoming self-defense workshop, where we will reflect and discuss these questions with the leader and founder of SheFighter, Lina Khalifeh. Joined by other trainers, she will instruct us on basic techniques to defend ourselves and to boost our self-esteem. SheFighter is the 1st Self-Defense Studio for women designed to empower women both physically and physiologically through Self-Defense Training.
The workshop is only for women!!!
Last day for registration: 21.10.2014 (by dropping us an email on or calling
creativity[at]jadalculture.com, 0799195993
One day duration: On Friday the 24th of Oct. from 10 am to 1 pm
Cost: 10 JD, 7 JD for students

5th Exhibition of Palestinaian Folkloric Tapestries

Tapestries, handicrafts, a corner for popular Palestinian dishes, and display of Dabke and Palestinian folklore.

At the Jordanian Construction Contractors Union, Abdoun.
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Saturday, October 25 until Monday, October 27. 10 am to 8 pm.

For more info, please call 065517487 or 065517451.

Jadal for Knowledge and Culture is happy to invite you, for the monthly event, organized every last Friday on the month: International Dinner. Nothing changes: bring your favorite food (sufficient for 2-3 people) and join in with your friends for some nice Winter atmosphere, delicious food from all over the world, and lovely chats with interesting people. Don’t forget that our stage is always open for the talented souls that want to share their creativity with the others, so don’t hesitate, if you want, to bring your instrument

Entry fees: 1 JD for those who bring food, 4 JD for those
who didn’t have the time to cook, but still want to come.
When? Friday, 30th of January at 6 PM

For more info, please check the link below.

facebook.com/events/320822914793194

any new events ??

Date: 7/3/2015
Time: 12:00-7:00
Where: Jebal al Weibdeh
Starting today, March 7, 2015, from 12:00-7:00 and continuing every Saturday through the good season, is the Souq Al Sodfeh. It is in Jabal Al Weibdeh, near Kuleyat al Sharee'a Street  near Afghani and Fan wa Chai. They have a Facebook page. Events, jewelry, soaps, food, origami making and Fire show.
(I don't know any more about it, you will have to check their web page on FB and find more info.

Is there new event in Amman?

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