Every year, for 4 weeks in February, the Shaon Horef Cultural Festival transforms the streets of Jerusalem into a lively cultural venue full of surprises as thousands of young people come together for this exciting series of cultural happenings.
The greatest night festival in Israel, Shaon Horef 2019, is back!
Events will be held every Monday during February, Feb 4-25, in four locations throughout the city.
Shaon Horef – Cultural Festival 2019 events will be updated as they become available.
SHAON HOREF – CULTURAL FESTIVAL 2018
FEB 5 – NACHALAT SHIVA; FEB 12 – SHATZ BETZALEL; FEB 19 – JAFFA GATE; FEB 26 – TALPIYOT, YAD-CHARUTZIM
Initiated by the department for events in Jerusalem City Hall, Shaon Horef festival is back on the streets for the seventh year in a row. This night festival attracts thousands of young people from all around Israel every year and welcomes you to enjoy hundreds of free performances, exhibits, and workshops that will take place throughout the city.
The festival will feature more than 80 events with the participation of hundreds of artists and musicians who will transform the city’s streets and venues into display spaces for art, music, and culinary. The festival aims to promote local businesses and to use the attraction as an engine for financial growth, while matching the festival program to its audience.
This year the festival will be held in the Old City of Jerusalem for the first time ever. For the second year in a row, the district of art schools in Talpiyot neighborhood will be also hosting the festival. As for the City Center, the festival will take place in two locations: the fashionable Shatz Betzalel pedestrian street, and the magical alleyways of Nachalat Shiv’a neighborhood.
Source : itraveljerusalem.com