Beirut's Best Meat Markets (And No, We're Not Talking Halal)

Image Café Em Nazih in Gemmayzeh is a good place for this, so long as you’re willing to hook up in a shared dorm room and possibly catch crabs.

March 31, 2015 by Nadia Brickhouse

Suuns Perform Live at Ashkal Alwan

Image Come check out this cool Canadian rock band.

March 31, 2015

Beirut Jam Sessions presents We Are Match | WonderGaap | PhilVader (DJ Set)

Image You don't get voted by the infamous "Les Inrocks" as THE band to keep an eye out for if you're not something pretty special.

March 31, 2015

Artist Talk by Sarah Riggs

Image Sarah Riggs will talk about her work and latest project "Imperfect Dance," a dance project inspired by the dreams of the residents of Casablanca.

March 31, 2015

Lamba Labs Build Night at Altcity

Image Lamba Labs will provide all the tools. Just come and build something. Anything.

March 31, 2015

March 30, 2015

BistroBar Live Presents: Ruby Road

Image Ruby Road is bringing back the 60's and 70's blues-rock sound to Beirut with a special retro vibe

March 30, 2015

March 30, 2015

Health Minister Launches Tirade Against Air We Breathe

Image The minister also recommended “taking shorter, shallower breaths as opposed to long and deep ones.”

March 29, 2015 by Lama Hajj

You Might Start Believing in Ghosts After You Read This

Image There was a time, soon after I got sober, that I felt like there were ghosts everywhere.

March 27, 2015 by Nadia Brickhouse

'The Valley' Screening at Metropolis

Image Following a car accident on a lone mountain road, a man loses his memory.

March 27, 2015

My Imaginary Cities: Beirut AudioWalk

Image Think you know everything there is to know about Beirut? Find out this weekend.

March 27, 2015

Hike from Aray to Bisry

Image Hiking season is in full swing.

March 27, 2015

The Hottest Diet Fads in Lebanon Right Now

Image It is up to you to decide how committed you truly are to being a skinny bitch.

March 26, 2015 by Lama Hajj

New Traffic Law Puts Entire Country Behind Bars

Image “I thought it was an April Fool’s Joke at first,” shared Jad Dergham, a local Hamra policeman.

April 1, 2015 by Lama Hajj

A Familiar Strangeness

Image Artist Tanya Traboulsi sets out to investigate notions of belonging in her latest work.

March 31, 2015 by Arie Amaya-Akkermans

Rock Climbing Courses

Image So climbers of all levels can come and learn the ropes.

March 31, 2015

Red Bull Paper Wings Lebanon 2015

Image If you were a badass in school, then you're already an expert in this.

March 31, 2015

'Joss Turnbull' at IRTIJAL '15

Image Hailing from Mannheim, Germany, Joss Turnbull started learning Latin and Middle Eastern hand-drums at the age of 12

March 31, 2015

The Best Bites for Your Buck in Beirut

Image I’ve never seen a full-sized salmon tartare replete with guacamole, wasabi, uzu, and green apple for 14,000LL, which is a steal in my book.

March 30, 2015 by Danielle Issa

Who Killed Bruce Lee at The Grand Factory

Image Expect new songs off the upcoming album, some infamous covers, and special guests

March 30, 2015

Inversion and Arm Balances at Union Square Yoga

Image It really doesn't matter if you can or can’t do arm balances or go upside down - just come and play with it.

March 30, 2015

Open Margaritas and Nachos at Bodo

Image Two things I could eat and drink forever.

March 30, 2015

Earth Hour: The Joke That Doesn't Stop Giving, Unlike Electricity In Lebanon

Image You’re welcome, because every hour is Earth Hour in Lebanon. 

March 28, 2015 by Lama Hajj

Sunday Buffet at Massaya Faqra

Image Best part is: all you can drink wine.

March 27, 2015

The Django Test-Ride Event

Image I mean, who doesn't love scooters?

March 27, 2015

Rockness at Metro

Image Hear covers of some of your favorite bands: Nirvana, The Kinks, Pink Floyd, Muse, Coldplay and Green Day.

March 27, 2015

Hamra Clown Parade

Image Celebrate spring in the most fun way possible.

March 27, 2015

I Live in Lebanon and Still Managed to Quit Smoking

Image Think of smoking like an abusive ex. When you leave him or her, your life might not be perfect, but at least you’re not with that asshole anymore.

March 26, 2015 by Nadia Brickhouse

Can We Stop Calling Women Girls Already?

Image It's belittling. It implies that this woman – we do not need to take her seriously, for in fact, she is a child. 

April 1, 2015 by Nadia Brickhouse

'Quinoa Mania' Cooking Class at Kitchenlab

Image Proof the quinoa fad is still going strong.

March 31, 2015

Kahkaha Fundraising Party for a new Playground at Sabra and Shatila

Image To raise money for a new playground in the Sabra-Shatila refugee camp.

March 31, 2015

March 31, 2015

Bilad El-Sham Movement

Image Get ready for some hip hop fusion.

March 31, 2015

The Many Faces of Prime Minister Tammam Salam

Image “Is it too late to quit and become a yoga instructor?”

March 30, 2015 by Lama Hajj

The End of Zeid and The Wings

Image This truly marks the end of a musical era in Beirut.

March 30, 2015

'The Third Man' Screening at Metro

Image Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend.

March 30, 2015

March 30, 2015

Things You Know If You Grew Up in Lebanon in the 90s

Image McDonald's was totally the place to hang out in 1998.

March 27, 2015 by Christina Fakhry

Launch of ABAAD's "Solidarity Bracelet"

Image Proceeds from the bracelets go toward ABAAD’s safe shelters for female survivors of gender-based violence in Lebanon.

March 27, 2015

Vegetarian Cooking Course and Meditation

Image Learn about the connection between food, body and mind through the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda. 

March 27, 2015

On My Moon "Slow Yin Inspired Flow"

Image I'll try anything that claims to help soothe my period pain.

March 27, 2015

Art7ake at Minus1

Image Need some new poster art? Check this out.

March 27, 2015