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Pesach Events in Israel 2017

Family-friendly pesach events in Israel

Don’t pass over any of these fantastic events!!

While there is so much going on in Israel this Pesach, following are just a few of the exciting events and activities for you and your family! Pesach is a very special time to spend in the Holy Land, and here are a bunch of activities that are family friendly to mark the occasion.

Flower Picking Festival

This annual festival begins on April 7th and goes on for about a month and a half. It is open only on Fridays and Saturdays, except on Chol Hamoed Pesach when it opens every day! This activity is super kid-friendly as well as interactive and colorful. Get further details here.

Flower picking festival happening over Pesach is a great events for children and adults alike


Rita Rudner

On April 9th, Jewish American comedian Rita Rudner will take the stage in Herzliya! Rudner is known for her Las Vegas solo act, and appears regularly on The Tonight Show and on Late Night with David Letterman. She received the American Comedy Award for Funniest Stand Up Comedian. Read more and order tickets here.


Art of Banksy Exhibition

An exhibition of world-renowned graffiti artist Banksy is opening in Israel! Despite his unique and distinctive style, Banksy’s identity remains unknown. This exhibit runs from April 4th until April 18th, throughout Chol Hamoed. Brand new works will be featured that have never before been on display! Get your tickets here.

art exhibition in Israel of the anonymous graffiti artist Banksy



Israel’s international motor show will take place April 12th-15th this year. This unique car show is dedicated entirely to motors of all kinds and features army vehicles as well as Ferraris and even concepts for futuristic cars. The interactive exhibitions alongside brand new technology are sure to be unforgettable. For more info click here.

annual Israeli car and motor show to take place over Pesach


Jerusalem Opera Spring Concert

April 18th marks the grand opening event of the Jerusalem Opera festival that lasts through the spring and summer months. The evening will be an homage to the legendary Enrico Caruso, Italian opera singer.  Both Israeli and international opera singers will perform Caruso’s works. Here is the information for the event as well as all of the Opera Festival’s concerts.

Jerusalem Opera spring festival to hold opening event on April 18th

Israel offers holiday activities for the entire family, children and adults alike. We hope you enjoy them, and wish you a very happy Passover!

Planning to attend any of these events? Please tell us about it in the comments section below!




Shira Koenigsberg
Shira Koenigsberg
Shira is American-Israeli and currently lives in Jerusalem. She enjoys yoga, red wine, and good books. Her literary influences include JK Rowling, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Bob Dylan, and Dr Seuss.

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