Hamra Street Cleanup

Volunteers from various NGOs and organizations teamed up today to give back to Hamra some of its glow by cleaning up the area between Rome & Sadat street. This activity was organized by Clean Beirut, a joint initiative by the Makassed Volunteering Unit and the AUB Neighborhood Initiative. The NGOs, civil society groups and businesses who participated are: - Makassed Volunteers - AUB Neighborhood Initiative - American University of Beirut - Ahla Fawda - Nusaned…

Beirut Comic Art Festival: 6-10 October 2021

The French Embassy in Lebanon & l’Institut Français du Liban are organizing the first edition of the Beirut Comic Art festival from October 6 till October 10 2021. The festival will start with a concert at the Sursock Palace gardens at 8PM, followed by an official inauguration on Thursday, October 7 at 7 p.m. in Dar el Nimer under the patronage of Ms. Anne Grillo, Ambassador of France to Lebanon. The authors taking part in…

Visit Lebanon’s Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

1 year ago
Update: Here’s a first look at the Lebanon Pavilion and the experiences offered to visitors. [Link] Expo 2020 Dubai has officially opened after a year delay and Lebanon will be taking part under the theme ...

MBA or Masters? Meet Top Universities Online On November 4th

2 years ago
If you’re considering pursuing a Masters or an MBA degree abroad, don’t miss out on the QS Virtual Connect event taking place on November 4th. You will be able to reach out & speak to ...

Baalbeck International Festival Goes Virtual, Will Broadcast A One-of-a-kind Live Concert on July 5

3 years ago
“The show must go on.” The Baalbeck International Festival is defying the COVID-19 confinement by going virtual and broadcasting live on July 5 a newly conceived concert by Maestro Harout Fazlian and produced by the ...

The Lebanese Creativity Day – Martyrs Square

3 years ago
Artists from all over Lebanon celebrated the Lebanese Creativity Day in Martyrs Square over the weekend. The theme was the revolution obviously and there were some pretty amazing displays. Check them out! Pictures taken from ...

Reviving Beirut’s Grand Theatre with a Live Cello Concert

3 years ago
A Cello concert was organized yesterday at Riad el Solh square facing the Grand Théâtre de Beyrouth in an attempt to revive this abandoned and forgotten gem. Here are some pictures and videos I got ...

Whisky Live Beirut At Seaside Pavilion Till October 12th

3 years ago
Whisky Live Beirut is back for the fourth year in a row at the Seaside Pavilion from October 10th till October 12th. More than 60 specialist producers, distributors and suppliers will be offering you the ...

A #ClimateMarch was Organized Today at Martyrs Square

3 years ago
I asked today on Facebook whether we had any climate marches in #Beirut, and someone linked me to an event planned by AUB students. The group is called Fridays for Future Lebanon, in reference to ...

Paul Van Dyk To Perform on September 9th at The Gärten Beirut

4 years ago
The last time PVD was in town, Pier 7 was still open and he was performing there. Five years later, The international DJ & producer is coming back to Lebanon to perform at The Gärten ...