Many events are taking place this weekend in Lebanon that will give you and your loved ones the chance to have a great summer “getaway”.
From hiking to wine tasting to beach camp, here are some fun events happening this weekend.
Enjoy the Farmers Market at Mir Amin Palace Hotel – Beiteddine
For its second edition, the Mir Amin Palace Hotel, in collaboration with Le Passport Culinaire, is organizing a sustainable “farm to fork” farmer’s market, where people will have the chance to see live cooking shows and taste regional specialties.
The event will take place on Friday, August 5, starting at 6:00 p.m. A bus ride will also be available.
For more information, contact 70 866 091.
Min Al Shaab live at Vine Wine Bar & Deli – Smar Jbeil
You can watch Min Al Shaab live at Vine Wine Bar & Deli this Friday from 8:30 p.m. You can enjoy the tunes of Elie Njeim (electric guitar), Sarkis Tchalekian (bass guitar), Joseph Yashouee (percussion), Gaia Njeim (voice and animation) and Wael Jupiter (voice and keyboard).
Band fee is LBP 100,000. To book, contact 71 455 882.
A fun campsite at the Plage des Rois – Byblos
The Plage Des Rois in Byblos is organizing the “Project X” event on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 August.
The event includes two-day pool and beach access, as well as camping, entertainment, water activities, food trucks and DJ concerts.
Here are the fees: 350,000 LBP (regular ticket) and 450,000 LBP (at the door).
For more information, contact 81 168 103.
Arak and Wine Tour in the Bekaa Valley
Vamos Todos is hosting a tour through three wine and Arak factories in the Bekaa Valley on Saturday August 6th.
The event will begin with a visit to the Domaine Des Tourelles wine estate, where participants will be able to taste wine and arrack, as well as a visit to Château Nakad and Château Heritage.
Participants will also have the chance to have lunch at the Hotel Massabki in Chtaura.
Fees are $45 per person, including transportation, guides, insurance, and lunch.
For any request, contact 03 917 190 or 79 115 001.
Dance to oriental rhythms at Blue Beachfront Bar & Resto – Byblos
Enjoy the summer atmosphere with your friends at the Blue Beachfront Bar & Resto in Byblos on Saturdays and dance to oriental rhythms with the group Iyam El Lira.
For more information, contact 76 427 000.
Walk and watch the sunset from Tarshish to Falougha
Join Green Steps on Saturday August 6th for a magnificent sunset and hiking experience from Tarshish to Falougha, including an outdoor gathering around a bonfire.
Departure will be at 2:30 p.m. from Nahr el Mott to Tarsis. The hike will start from Tarsis at an altitude of 1,675 m towards the village of Falougha, where you can admire beautiful landscapes.
The fee is $12 per person and covers the program, guides and transportation.
For any request, contact 03 953 297 or 71 723 770.
Watch Stephan Bodzin live at AHM Club – Beirut
Talented Stephan Bodzin will be playing amazing beats live at AHM club Beirut. The event will take place on August 6.
For more information, contact 03 703 371.
Walk and enjoy the oud night in Kfarhafid
Wild Adventures is hosting a trek through Kfarhafid and Baakline, as well as a bonfire and oud party this Saturday night (August 6).
The hike will start from the Baakline Reserve and end at Kfarhafid Hill. Departure time
will be at 2:15 p.m. and the return time will be at 11:30 p.m.
The fee is LBP 250,000 (which includes a guide, local guide, transport, hot drinks and grilled corn, but does not include insurance).
For any request, contact 03 031 562.
Join Sayf Beirut Signature Saturdays
Have fun with your friends in Sayf Beirut enjoying Signature Saturday Night. For more information, contact 76 994 405 or 71 400 440.
Spend a full day of diving and snorkeling in Tire
On Sunday August 7, you will have the chance to spend a full day at Tire beach, swimming and snorkeling with a seafood lunch.
The rally will start at 8:30 a.m. at Mar Michael and the departure will be at 8:45 a.m. sharp.
Fee is $100 including transportation, snorkeling tips and gear, snorkeling gear, and seafood lunch. For more information, contact 70884461.
Spend Sunday surrounded by Greek vibes at Grecco – Byblos
Head to Grecco in Byblos this Sunday (August 7) and check out Santur player Marcel as the sun goes down. For more information, contact 76 330 605 or 70 213 232.