October in Israel is a busy month. The summer is behind us, but many events take advantage of the milder weather, including music festivals and concerts across the country. One thing is clear, October 2019 in Israel will be a fun-packed month!
With the sun setting over the Summer, there are loads of events in Israel in October making the most of the last summer heat
October 2019 Events in Israel
October 1-21 – Check out the “Samah Shihadi: Spellbound” – The 2018 Haim Shiff Prize for Figurative-Realist Art Exhibit at the Tel Aviv Museum. On exhibition until October 21, 2019.
October 1-26 – The Conversation Show at Design Museum of Holon will remain on exhibit until October 26, 2019.
October 3 – Mahmood and Eden Ben Zaken will perform together in Rishon LeZion.
October 4 – Tony Robbins will perform in Israel.
October 8-9 – Yom Kippur, the Jewish Holiday of Atonement, will be celebrated across Israel.
October 10-21 – International Storytelling Festival in Givatayim. Over 100 performances covering a range of topics and featuring storytellers from Israel and around the world.
October 10 – The 4th edition of The Jerusalem Biennale: For Heaven’s Sake! will open in Jerusalem and remain open until November 28.
October 14-20 – The week-long Jewish festival of Sukkot will be celebrated in Israel.
October 14-17- Akko Festival, a fringe theatre festival, will be held in Akko during Sukkot.
October 14 – DGTL Festival will be held in Tel Aviv.
October 14-18 – The Tamar Festival will take place at Masada and the Dead Sea.
October 12-21 – Haifa International Film Festival. This was the first film festival in Israel and has become an annual event with more than 280 film screenings.
October 17 – The Jerusalem March will be held, which takes place during Sukkot each year.
October 24 – The Wandering Israeli, a fascinating perfomance, will be put on in English at the Cameri Theater in Tel Aviv.
October 24-26 – The annual InDNegev festival, one of the leading independent music festivals in Israel, will take place in Israel’s Negev desert.
October 30 – The Tel Aviv Night Run will take place in Tel Aviv, a fun event not to be missed.