Purim in Jerusalem is a colorful and fun time to be in the ‘city of gold’ with events taking place across town to celebrate the Jewish holiday which is a favorite among the masses. A number of Purim events will take place around the city from carnivals to parties. There’s something for every age and every interest. Here are some of the highlights for Purim in Jerusalem in 2015.
Safra Square Purim Event
Purim in Jerusalem. Image Ron Almog
The official Jerusalem Purim event takes place at Safra Square. Designed for kids, it’ll feature activities and performances
March 6. 13:00
Mega Party Jerusalem
Four parties taking place in 4 different locations throughout the city, Emek Hamatsleva (Valley of the Cross), the Bolinat cafe (Dorot Rishonim 6), Ben Yehuda 34 (City Cellar), Nachlaot
March 5, free entry at 9pm
Purim at Jerusalem’s Museums
Many of Jerusalem’s museums will hold special events for Purim
- The Israel Museum will offer free entrance to children and special events and performances throughout the day on March 5
- At the Tower of David Museum, there will be a special Purim rave, 10 hours of music and dancing. March 5, 22:00.
Purim Parties in Jerusalem
- Abraham Hostels Purim Party – The awesome Abraham Hostel Bar in downtown Jerusalem will be hosting what promises to be a great event. Likely to draw a big and wide crowd of locals and internationals, it’ll be a colorful evening to remember.
Haneviim 67, March 4 at 20:30. 25 NIS
Also check out Purim in Tel Aviv, and events for Purim across Israel.