Events & Festivals

Do you know your RISK tolerance level? TEST IT

August 13, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Do you know your RISK tolerance level? TEST it this summer at the Bloomfield Science Museum Life is full of risks – some bigger and some smaller. Do you even realize that your brain makes a risk assessment each time you choose to do something? It could be as simple as when to cross the...


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What To Expect in Jerusalem This Summer? MUSEUM Exhibits

June 21, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Did you know that Jerusalem has more museums than any other Israeli city? During the summer the museums in Jerusalem go all out and host new exhibits with interactive workshops, tours and activities. Fun In Jerusalem loves to inspire families to visit the local Jerusalem museums. Here is a list of the current exhibits and the...


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What to Expect at the Jerusalem Light Festival 2018?

June 18, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

My favorite Jerusalem festival is back this summer as the streets of the Old City are lit up with Light Displays and Exhibits. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘togetherness’ and brings together artists of various fields, connecting people to light art and encouraging audience participation in the festival. It’s hard to believe but...


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What To Expect in Jerusalem This Summer? FESTIVALS

June 17, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

It is going to be a HOT summer full of exciting activities and special festivals. Here is a taste of what you can expect to help you plan your FUN In Jerusalem. Make sure to also see our Summer Museum Exhibits post. FESTIVALS – July & August Jerusalem Light Festival – June 27 – July...


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Koolulam Israeli Mass Singing Sensation – BITE SIZE

April 11, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

“Come and sing with strangers” – that’s part of Koolulam’s mission of spreading joy through music and bringing together diverse groups within Israel. Hear Michal Shahaf Schneiderman, one of the founders of the latest and hottest musical social initiatives’ Koolulam, in our interview on BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak. Listen to the Interview –  Here are...


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The First Station – BITE SIZE

March 28, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

Have you been to First Station? Hear Tova Hametz, the Creative Arts, Design and Retail Director at the First Station, talk about the all the exciting activities happening there over Pesach, in our interview on BITE SIZE with Yoni Pollak. Listen to the Interview –  Here are some of the “Interview Highlights” The First Station is...


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Jerusalem Marathon 2018 Tips & Tricks

March 5, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

The Jerusalem Marathon will race through the streets of Jerusalem on Friday March 9, 2018. It is a very exciting day for the city. Whether you run or like to cheer on the runners from the side – the excitement takes over the streets. One of my personal favorite parts of the marathon is seeing...


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Special Offers for Yeshiva Week

January 14, 2018
By: Joanna Shebson

There are lots of fun activities to do in the Jerusalem area during Yeshiva Week – rain or shine. To show you how excited we are to have tourists in Israel at this time of year, we have compiled a list of special offers just for you. Offers are valid till January 31, 2018 and...


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Looking Forward to Next Hanukkah with 10% Off Judaica

December 19, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

“Shana Habaa Im Hanukkiah Hadasha” As Hanukkah comes to an end, save 10% off the beautiful Hanukkiot at any of the artist’s studios in Hutzot Hayotzer (Artist’s Colony) till the end of Hanukkah. Meet some of Jerusalem’s most well known artists, each with their own unique style. Meet the Artists * Hear the Stories *...


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Hanukkah 2017 in Jerusalem

November 21, 2017
By: Joanna Shebson

Hanukkah is a great time to spend in Jerusalem. As the sun goes down the candles are lit and can be seen across the city. I love going on Hanukkiah walks with my kids in different neighborhoods. Looking for some special events happening in Jerusalem for Hanukkah? We will list them here as we hear...


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