AMMAN — The “Nine Days of Christmas”, a series of fundraisers, family-friendly workshops and activities, is scheduled to start on Thursday with the lighting of the Christmas tree at the InterContinental Hotel’s shopping arcade, a statement from the organisers, Friends of Jordan Festivals (FJF) said.
The opening ceremony will feature carols by the Dozan wa Awtar singers.
During the course of the “Nine Days of Christmas”, a village in the shopping arcade that includes the Christmas market will provide charities from across the Kingdom with a platform to showcase and sell their products.
The Christmas Bazaar will also include a series of family-friendly workshops tailored specifically for children, mothers and fathers, the organisers said. The event also includes several concerts and performances.