Music & Nightlife

Discover the best bars, clubs and music venues in Israel. Whether you’re looking for a cocktail, a beer or a live music show, this is your Israel nightlife guide

Jennifer Lopez Concert
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Jennifer Lopez Concert

You won’t want to miss one of the hottest concerts of the summer. Hit singer-songwriter Jennifer Lopez is debuting her new album “It’s My Party” at Yarkon Park for her first ever concert in Israel, as one of only five international shows after the 25-show U.S. leg of her tour.

Say Goodbye to Tailor Made, Piano House, Edmund Cafe, Cookies Bar & more
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Say Goodbye to Tailor Made, Piano House, Edmund Cafe, Cookies Bar & more

The Allenby 99 complex, which includes some of Tel Aviv's most beloved small businesses in the area, will soon be destroyed in favor of "urban renewal" and will become a prestigious residential project. 

Tel Aviv's nightlife spots are getting bigger than ever
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Tel Aviv's nightlife spots are getting bigger than ever

A restaurant with a famous chef, a lounge, and even a surfing club – the city’s nightlife spots are getting larger and more extravagant than ever. Most of the successful bars in Tel Aviv are relatively small, and put the quality of the alcohol on the glimmering pedestal.

Jerusalem Season of Culture Festival
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Jerusalem Season of Culture Festival

The Jerusalem Season of Culture brings together hundreds of artists, DJs, musicians, and chefs to create art that is inspired by the political, cultural and religious complexities and nuances of Jerusalem through creative expression and beauty.

A-WA: The sister trio that is ready to move you
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A-WA: The sister trio that is ready to move you

On the path to becoming one of the greatest musical breakthroughs coming out of Israel in recent years, this hot musical trio is a set of fashionably-clad Yemenite sisters who are launching their first international tour in Tel Aviv before heading to the United States. 

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Bon Jovi Concert
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Bon Jovi Concert

Get ready to rock as the legendary American rock band returns to Israel for the first time since 2015. The “This House Is Not For Sale” tour began in Spring 2019 and will make its way to Israel at the end of July and perform at Park HaYarkon for a crowd of over 50,000 Bon Jovi super fans.

Red Sea Jazz Festival
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Red Sea Jazz Festival

Set in the beautifully unique surroundings of the Eilat Port, the Red Sea Jazz Festival is a one-of-a-kind musical event which brings together Jazz-lovers from all over the country. 

Klezmer Festival
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Klezmer Festival

The International Klezmer Festival, which has become a tradition in Jerusalem, brings together lovers of the genre and lovers of music of all kinds with the best musicians and Klezmer ensembles from Israel and abroad.

Homegrown Diva: Time Out Interview with Shefita
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Homegrown Diva: Time Out Interview with Shefita

Some have called her out for mocking Arab culture, while others praise her for paying tribute to her roots, but one things is for sure: everyone knows about her, and everyone has an opinion. Here, she lets us into her crazy-fun world of giving her signature spin to rock songs by the likes of Nirvana, Aerosmith, and a whole lot more. 

Israel's nightlife: where to drink & party

Time Out Israel Quiz: What is your ideal Tel Aviv bar?
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Time Out Israel Quiz: What is your ideal Tel Aviv bar?

To save you the overthinking on where to go out (only to later be disappointed), we have prepared a few simple questions to help you figure out which bar in Tel Aviv is the most suitable for you. 

Hutzot Hayotzer Festival
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Hutzot Hayotzer Festival

The International Hutzot Hayotzer Art Festival returns to its 44th year, and as in every year, the colorful stands fill the Hutzot Hayotzer complex and the Sultan's Pool, opposite the Tower of David at the foot of the walls of the Old City. 

The best venues in the Tel Aviv nightlife scene to hear live music
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The best venues in the Tel Aviv nightlife scene to hear live music

The Tel Aviv nightlife scene is booming with funky beats, internationally renowned DJs and bands that can only truly be appreciated live. 

The most hipster bars in Tel Aviv
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The most hipster bars in Tel Aviv

The hipster scene is growing faster than Florentin can handle, and space at its hole-in-the-wall dives is limited. This has caused an overflow of beard-sporting, plaid-wearing, non-caring cool kids to bleed over into the Tel Aviv nightlife scene in search of a new spot to chill. Never fear, Time Out is here – with a lineup of cool bars to choose from. 

The Jerusalem Beer Festival
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The Jerusalem Beer Festival

The festival, considered one of the biggest events in Israel's beer industry, hosts over 120 different beers every year, from large and well known brands to small boutique breweries and beers specially prepared for the festival. In addition to the beer stands, there are food stands, food trucks, and various musical performances.

The best bars in Tel Aviv for foodies

Port Said
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Port Said

Located just across from the largest synagogue in Tel Aviv, you won’t find anyone praying here.

Aria Lounge
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Aria Lounge

Aria Lounge is the perfect spot to have a bespoke cocktail

Beit Romano
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Beit Romano

This lively bar will suit all your hipster needs

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Kab Kem
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Kab Kem

Good things come to those who wait

Dalida
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Dalida

Hip and happening in the funky Florentin neighborhood, Dalida is a trendy place to see—and be seen.

Jerusalem nightlife

Gatsby
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Gatsby

It’s a Thursday night, and you’ve suddenly become inspired to experience the F. Scott Fitzgerald-deemed ‘Jazz Age’ in the city of the Biblical Age. Impossible? Of course not.

Sira
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Sira

A tiny bar ... a landmark institution ... Sira Bar is hard to define

Toy Bar
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Toy Bar

Again, while this bar is still technically situated in Jerusalem’s Downtown Triangle, its weirdness, wackiness, and the fact that tourists don’t head straight there means that we think it still deserves a seat on this list.

Mirror Bar
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Mirror Bar

Located in the chic Mamilla Hotel, the Mirror Bar is a perfect pick for a romantic date or cocktails with friends in a serene setting. Mirror bar attracts an assortment of people too, from tourists to businessmen, to native Israelis. Want an added bonus? Reflect on the cool cocktail list and get tasting, the food is sumptuous too.

HaMazkeka
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HaMazkeka

It’s time for Jerusalem’s young crowd to make some noise

Shuka
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Shuka

Enjoy this progressive spot in the heart of the ancient shuk

Where to see live music in Tel Aviv

Reading 3
Theater

Reading 3

980 square meters of all-night fun

Beit Haamudim
Music

Beit Haamudim

The place to see the top Israeli jazz musicians in Tel Aviv

Hangar 11
Theater

Hangar 11

Hangar 11 is a multi-purpose performance space for any type of event

Barby
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Barby

Get your groove on at Barby