10 Free (And Fun!) Things to Do in Lebanon This September
Summer will be over soon but this doesn’t mean it’s time to stop doing fun activities. Our pockets are empty but this doesn’t mean we’re doomed. If you want to know what to do for the rest of the summer, go through the slideshow. The best part? It’s all for free!
It’s hot, people are going crazy over the Ice Bucket Challenge, and the Lebanon Water Festival is back! The festival will be in both Tyre and Dbayeh, and it will include water shows by internationally renowned water skiers and fantastic fireworks.
Date: September 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Tyre September 21 at 3:30 p.m. in Tyre September 27 at 12:30 p.m. in Dbayeh September 28 at 4:00 p.m. in Dbayeh Website: https://www.facebook.com/lebanonwaterfestival/
3. Khaled Takreti’s ‘LOL’ Exhibition at Ayyam Gallery
To all art lovers, Ayyam Gallery is presenting Khaled Takreti’s ‘LOL’ Exhibition at Ayyam Gallery. The exhibition will feature the artist’s latest paintings and highlight the development of his painting style.
Date: September 12 to October 24 For more information: 01.374.450 or 01.374.451 Website: http://www.ayyamgallery.com/exhibitions/khaled-takreti_2/press-release
Calm down, take a deep breath and make sure you attend Giuseppe Penone’s “Breath is a Sculpture.” Beirut Art Center will feature works photographs, sculptures, drawings, and installations by the artist.
Date: September 15 – November 29 Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/285655104960738/?ref=22
WORKSHOP Gallery is presenting the exhibition “Atholhu.” It will feature works by the talented Cathérine Lommée and Thomas l’Anson. You also get to meet the artists during the opening ceremony on Sep 3rd. Don’t miss it!
Date: September 03 – October 24 Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am until 6:00 pm Website: http://www.workshop-gallery.com/
Who would say ‘no’ to watching a free movie on the big screen? Head to Metro Al Madina for a free film screening every Monday. This month, it’s all about “ A Married Woman.”
Date: Monday 1st: “Breaking the Waves” by Lars Von Trier Monday 8th: “Far From Heaven” by Todd Haynes Monday 15th: “حكاية الجواهر الثلاث” (The Tale of the Three Lost Jewels) by Michel Khalifeh Monday 22nd: “A Woman Under the Influence” by John Cassavetes Monday 29th: “A Gentle Woman – Une Femme Douce” by Robert Bresson Website: http://metromadina.com/events/film-in-metro-presents-a-married-woman-2014-09-08/