Le Passeport Culinaire and the Mir Amin Palace Hotel are collaborating with the Shouf Biosphere Reserve and organizing a sustainable farmers’ market “de la fourche à la fourchette” on Friday, August 19 at 6 pm.
There will be live cooking shows with Lamia El Ghosseini, who will cook traditional dishes, including Maakroun bel Toum, Emmaycheh with grilled onions and pomegranate, and Reshta bel Aadas.
The event will also feature local producers and farmers, along with drinks and live music with DJ Mitri.
A bus ride will also be available. You can reserve a spot on the bus at Librairie Antoine in all branches. The bus fee is LBP 150,000 and the entrance is free.
Vamos Todos is organizing a sunset hike in Falougha. The visit will start with a visit to the Lamartine rock, then the Cedar forest, before beginning a 7 km moderate to easy hike along the water ponds at sunset.
The walk will end in Falougha village, where the participants will gather around a campfire and dinner before heading to Beirut.
The event will take place on Saturday, August 20, and the meeting place will be in the parking of Sagesse School in Jdeideh, at 3 pm.
For more info, contact 03 917 190 or 79 115 001.
There is a Love Escape Festival x Retrogroove at Laklouk Village Vacances – Laklouk
Green Steps are organizing on Saturday, August 20, a sunset event in Meshmesh, which includes a sunset hike with a view through the landscapes and trees, a honey extraction process with a local farmer, and an outdoor gathering around a bonfire with potatoes and corns.
The event will take place from 2 pm until 11:30 pm. The fees are $15 per person including the program, guides, transportation, bonfire, 2 baked potatoes, and 1 grilled corn.
For more info, contact 03 953 297 or 71 723 770.
Listen to live DJ music at Vine Wine Bar & Deli – Batroun
Lebanon by Nature is hosting a trip in Tripoli, Northern Lebanon, on Sunday, August 21. The event will start on a journey through the Tripoli Fortress, then a visit to a Lebanese restaurant for a breakfast before heading to the port.
The trip will continue to pass by small islands to reach Ramkin Island, where you will get to have a short swim and snorkeling break. The participants will then land on Rabbit island for a tanning and swimming break before heading back to the shore.
Organized in collaboration with Souk El Balad, the Kfarabida summer festival is taking place at the Kfarabida Solidarity Sporting Club (CSSK) on Friday and Saturday, August 19 and 20, from 6:00 pm to 12:00.
There will be food live stations, music, performances, fun activities, snacks, competitions, and activities, along with more than 50 exhibitors.
It’s a family event with free entrance and kids are welcome.
For more info, contact 81 839 376.
Get to enjoy a day full of dabke and fun at the Dabke Festival In Maasser El Chouf
A free dabke festival with competitions and the jury of the “Dancing With The Stars” is organized in Maasser El Chouf on the occasion of National Dabke Day, on Sunday, August 21, starting at noon.
There will be professional Dabke shows, as well as competitions for the best show, the best costume, the best dancer, and the best move, as well as a free Dabke workshop for adults and kids, and live music!
The festival will host Souk el Akel and Souk el Mouneh in the garden. Guests will also get the chance, and time, to visit the famous Cedar Forest.
Transportation will be available to Maasser el Chouf and back. For booking, contact 70 474 826.