The Beirut Weekend Agenda

Image The 11 best events happening this weekend.

August 21, 2014

'Shadows of Alleys' Exhibition at Sanayeh Garden

Image Photos captured by young Palestinian girls and boys in Burj Chemali Camp, South Lebanon

August 21, 2014

FADE IN Photography Workshop

Image Learn the basics: from the art of framing, to composition and lighting.

August 21, 2014

Seventy Thoughts You Develop on Driving Test Day

Image 29. If my teacher yells “doubriage” one more time, I’m gonna hit his car.

August 20, 2014 by Christina Fakhry

'The Real American Summer Menu' Cooking Class at KitchenLab

Image Caesar salad, veal, loaded baked potatoes and cookies. It's a feast!

August 20, 2014

'Ephermal' Live at Minus 5

Image It's an impromptu band that's going to exist for one night only.

August 20, 2014

The War on Gaza: A Personal Reflection

Image Dr Ghassan S. Abu-Sittah will share his personal experience working at Al-Shifa Hospital in the Gaza Strip during the recent war.

August 20, 2014

Five of the Weirdest Conversations I've Had With Taxi Drivers

Image I plead guilty: I like to talk just as much as Lebanese service taxi drivers like to ramble. 

August 19, 2014 by Nur Turkmani

'Wine Tasting Techniques' Cooking Class at KitchenLab

Image Learn about the color, aroma and flavor characteristics of wine as you smell and taste it.

August 19, 2014

Guerilla Film Boot Camp in Beirut

Image Join the five-day course and get ready to roll up your sleeves for some serious guerilla filmmaking. 

August 19, 2014

Stir It Up: Rewind It at White Beach

Image This is where the party's at... with Baghdad-born DJ MoCity.

August 19, 2014

'The Doors: When You're Strange' Film Screening at Onomatopoeia

Image A look at The Doors, focusing on lead singer Jim Morrison from the formation of the band in 1965 to Morrison's overdose and death.

August 19, 2014

Tarek Yamani Album Release: Lisan Al Tarab

Image He's redefining what Arabic music should sound like.

August 18, 2014

Tannourine Hike with Vamos Todos

Image Discover the largest and densest cedar forest in Lebanon.

August 18, 2014

Taking a Service in Beirut: How Much Should You Really Pay?

Image Never get ripped off again!... hopefully.

August 21, 2014 by Sara Samad

Sushi-Making Class with Kitchenlab

Image Salmon avocado roll, I would kill for you. 

August 21, 2014

Celebrating Madonna at Bardo

Image Every day is a good day to celebrate Madonna. 

August 21, 2014

Hamat Sunset Hike with Vamos Todos

Image Stony steps take you down to the shore, where you will walk among old salt refineries.

August 21, 2014

Eight Apps to Make Your Life Easier in Beirut

Image Here’s our pick of some of the most resourceful apps out there for Beirutis on the go.

August 20, 2014 by Danielle Issa

FADE IN: Produce Your Indie Movie

Image So you want to make a movie and have no idea where to start? This workshop is for you.

August 20, 2014

Picnic in Horsh Beirut

Image Bring your picnic accessories, books, toys and smiles, and enjoy some fun in Beirut's biggest park.

August 20, 2014

Mount Sannine Hike with Byblos & Beyond

Image During the hike, you will pass by the Cedars of Bakish and admire the beautiful scenery and nearby villages.

August 20, 2014

The Most WTF Lebanese Photo #Fails Of All Time

Image Lebanese people are bat shit crazy. I’m sorry, but we are. 

August 19, 2014 by Sara Samad

Beirut at the 2014 Byblos International Festival

Image With a name like that, it was just a matter of time until American band Beirut got invited to perform in Lebanon. 

August 19, 2014

Anahata Joy Yoga Practice with Delamy Devi

Image Delamay Devi is a global mentor and assistant of Shiva Rea.

August 19, 2014

Go With The Flow Sequencing Workshop at NOK Yoga Shala

Image A chance to learn some of the important steps to creating a well-sequenced yoga practice.

August 19, 2014

Wake Island at Metro

Image All the way from Montreal, they play at Metro on September 3.

August 18, 2014

August 18, 2014

Lebanon's First Wheat-Free Artisanal Bakery: BreadBasket Square

Image Beirut.com had the chance to sit down with Soumaya Merhi, who returned to Lebanon two years ago from Montreal to launch this unique concept. 

August 21, 2014 by Danielle Issa

"And So We Move!" Workshop in Mhaidthe

Image Move and fly in Mhaidthe as part of their annual kite celebration.

August 21, 2014

August 21, 2014

August 21, 2014

Tyre Trip with Vamos Todos

Image The trip includes a boat ride out to the coast.

August 20, 2014

The Garten Presents: My Favorite Robot

Image Three Canadian DJ/producers who in a space of a few short years have become a central part of the global electronic music scene.

August 20, 2014

The War on Gaza: A Personal Reflection

Image Dr Ghassan S. Abu-Sittah will share his personal experience working at Al-Shifa Hospital in the Gaza Strip during the recent war.

August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014

Saydet Kalaa Sunset Hike with Vamos Todos

Image There's always something special about sunset hikes, and the views from Saidet el Kalaa to Chahtoul are breathtaking.

August 19, 2014

Khaled Takreti's 'LOL' Exhibition at Ayyam Gallery

Image The exhibition will be accompanied by the launch of Takreti, a bilingual monograph, featuring a survey of the artist’s work from 2002 until 2014.

August 19, 2014

Solomun live at SkyBar

Image Ain't no party like a Sky Bar party.

August 19, 2014

TEDxHamraSteetSalon VI at AltCity

Image Bring your knowledge, your curiosity, and your smile.

August 19, 2014

Tyre Trip with Vamos Todos

Image A trip down south including a boat ride out to sea.

August 18, 2014