Jerusalem's top events for the week of March 6thPurim is just around the bend - get an early start on the partying this week with a great lineup of events including the Yambakerach ice rink and activities which kicked off a couple of days ago, as well as music, tours, theater and more. Read on for this week's top picks!
ICE IN THE CITY!
What: Ice in the City is here! Spring may have sprung prematurely in Jerusalem - but thanks to the Ariel company's "Yambakerach" ice rink and events at First Station, the frost will stick around a while longer. From March 3-April 22, Yambakerach promises an unforgettable experience for children and families, with ice skating, a circus show, and activities.
When: March 3-April 22, 2014
Arik Einstein Tribute at Colony:
What: This Thursday night at Colony, Inbal Gershkowitz, Meital Hochman, and Amir Schreiber pay tribute to the late Arik Einstein, the pioneer of Israeli rock music and possibly the greatest singer in Israeli history. Together they'll perform a selection of Einstein's greatest hits from throughout the ages.
When: Thursday March 6th, 2014 at 22:00
Winter Tour with the Tower of David Museum
What: The Tower of David Museum reveals hidden corners of the city in its new winter tour series. This Friday, in honor of International Women's Day, learn more about the women of the many different communities that live in the Muslim Quarter (In Hebrew).
When: Friday March 7, 2014
CITY OF DAVID'S SEGWAY TOUR:
What: The City of David invites you to experience the hidden treasure of the lesser known yet magnificently beautiful paths opposite the Armon Hanatziv Promenade under the canopy of trees in the Peace Forest. The Segway tour offers guests a nature experience in the heart of a sprawling city.
When: Daily tours available, check the City of David's page for schedule and ticket orders
OPERA MASK FESTIVAL
What: As part of the museum's Italian style Purim celebration, the U. Nahon Museum of Italian Jewish Art presents an Opera Mask Festival: a festive Purim concert with magnificent costumes and masks.
When: The concert will take place a week before Purim on Monday, March 10. Reserve tickets today!
I AM A SANDWICH: Incubator Theater show for kids
What: The Incubator Theater presents original and innovative theater, which is both entertaining and thought-provoking, for broad and perse audiences. Next Tuesday, take the family to see "I am a Sandwich": the story of a girl, the middle (sandwich) child in her family.
When: March 10, 2014
FAMILY EVENT IN THE EXHIBITION:
What: At Beit Avi Chai's "Tour-Story-Picture in the Exhibition" next Wednesday, the “Letters Soaring on High” exhibition provides a platform for children to engage with the Hebrew alphabet, to discover them in the paintings of our Gallery, to listen to special stories and then even to produce their own artistic creations.
When: March 12, 2014
WEEKEND BUFFET AT ADOM:
What: New at Adom: Treat yourself to a weekend buffet-style breakfast, every weekend (Friday and Saturday) from 8:00-11:00, featuring a rich spread of cheeses, breads, salads, fish, antipasti and other surprises, in addition to coffee, fresh juices, and your choice of eggs. All for 69 NIS per person.
When: Fridays and Saturdays
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