Pesach 2018 – Events Around Israel

||||Pesach 2018 – Events Around Israel

Chol Hamoed is a great time to get out and see the country and spend time with friends and family. Below is a list of things going on around Israel throughout Pesach 2018. Please be sure to check the source website of each event for complete details.

Nefesh B’Nefesh is providing this list as a courtesy and is not responsible for nor is endorsing any event and/or vendor.

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Nefesh B’Nefesh Pesach Events

Go Beyond South Pre-Pesach Kids Party

Event type: Activity
Location: Be'er Sheva
Date: 27/03/2018
On March 27th, we will be hosting a kids party! With story time, and some crafts!
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NBN Chol Hamoed Pesach Tiyul for Families - Transportation from Ramat Beit Shemesh

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: Neot Kedumim
Date: 03/04/2018
Neot Kedumim are graciously offering guided tours in English of the exquisite nature reserve for our NBN groups. Each bus will be escorted by a Neot Kedumim guide who will take you on a tour of the nature reserve and give you free time at the "Activities Shuk" for children. The guides will be with the buses the entire time so make sure to listen to their instructions so your family can get the most out of this Tiyul! Transportation will be provided from Ramat Beit Shemesh.
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NBN Chol Hamoed Pesach Tiyul for Families - Transportation from Modi'in, Ra'anana and Jerusalem

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: Neot Kedumim
Date: 04/04/2018
Exclusively for Nefesh B'Nefesh families, Neot Kedumim are offering guided tours in English of the exquisite nature reserve for our NBN groups. Each bus will be escorted by a Neot Kedumim guide who will take you on a tour of the nature reserve and give you free time at the "Activities Shuk" for children. The guides will be with the buses the entire time so make sure to listen to their instructions so your family can get the most out of this Tiyul! Transportation will be provided from Jerusalem, Modi'in and Ra'anana.
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Katzrin Family Friendly Pesach Event

Event type: Nature Reserve and Park
Location: Katzrin
Date: 04/04/2018
Join Nefesh B’Nefesh, Go Beyond - Northern Region and Keren Kayemet L’Israel for a Chol Hamoed event perfect for kids but fun for all ages. The day is comprised of two events - an activity-filled walk, followed by a party and performance.
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NBN Pesach Tiyul and BBQ for Young Professionals

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: Khirbet Hanoot
Date: 04/04/2018
Join us for this year's annual Pesach Tiyul for Young Olim, Internationals and Israelis. We will be providing buses from Givat Shmuel, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. We'll be hiking in the Shfeila region led by English speaking guides. This year we're offering two hikes - an "easy" and a "hard" hike. After the hikes, we will have a catered meat lunch in the area with some refreshing wine.
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Pesach Events Around Israel (listed by location)

Tekhelet Marine Tours

Event type:
Location: Center
Date: 01-04/04/2018
Learn Torah, Halacha, History, Archeology, Biology and Chemistry. Dye wool yourself using the same tekhelet dye of the ancients. Get into the water and observe the tekhelet snail living in its natural habitat. Space is limited and advanced registration is required.
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Festival at HaKaveret Beit Choron

Event type: Festival
Location: Center
Date: 01-05/04/2018
A sweeter than honey, fascinating and enjoyable learning experience for the entire family at HaKaveret - visitors' center for bees and honey production.Visitors can see the amazing interaction between bees and plants, and the important interaction between bees and humans.
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Tour of the Aladdin, the Olive Farm in Kfar Ruth

Event type: Activity
Location: Center
Date: 30/03-08/04/2018
A hands-on tour for the whole family during Pesach vacation, including: Festival of Freedom - feeding free range chickens and learning about their lives. Festival of Matzot - Preparing pitot from matza meal and zaatar - tasty! Spring Festival - explanation about medicinal herbs in the herb garden. Cleaning - gathering remaining olives and demonstration of soap making from olive oil (every child takes home a soap).
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Al Chavalim - Nature and Challenge Activities

Event type: Activity
Location: Center
Date: 
Check out Al Chavalim for a unique nature and challenge activities, including an extreme rope park, rappelling and ziplines, climbing walls, and more!
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BiShvil HaSviva at Neot Kedumim

Event type: Festival
Location: Center
Date: 01-04/04/2018
Neot Kedumim Park invites the whole family during Pesach vacation for a variety of fascinating environmental activities, such as tiyulim, a music show, crafts and more.
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Tour of Kfar Chashmonai

Event type: Tour
Location: Center
Date: 30/03-08/04/2018
Check out the guided tour with activities at the various stations of Kfar Chashmonai
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Fun In Jerusalem's Family Guide to Pesach

Event type:
Location: Jeruaslem
Date: 01-05/04/2018
Check out Fun in Jerusalem's Family Guide for Pesach 2018 full of different events and activities alll around Jerusalem!
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Family Activities at the Israel Museum

Event type:
Location: Jeruaslem
Date: 01-04/04/2018
Check out the Israel Museum over Pesach for some family fun activities. The activities include: Festive Table, Time Travel, Recycling Workshop and the Illustrated Books Library. Each activity costs 15 NIS.
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Laser Tag

Event type: Sport
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 02-08/04/2018
Enjoy a challenging game of Laser tag with your family in a uniquely “Israeli” setting.
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Israel Museum

Event type: Museum
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 01-06/04/2018
Pesach is a great time for your whole family to explore the Israel Museum. There are guided tours, activities, exhibitions and more!
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Pesach at the Biblical Zoo

Event type: Museum
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 01-05/04/2018
Join the special spring activities at the Biblical Zoo this Pesach vacation! All workshops and performance will take place in Hebrew.
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Family Fun and the First Station

Event type: Festival
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 01-06/04/2018
There will be lots of exciting activities and entertainment at the First Station during Pesach!
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Tower of David Museum

Event type: Museum
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 01-04/04/2018
This Pesach, your entire family will enjoy the story hours, performances, and guided tours at the Tower of David event “And You Shall Tell Them – Stories of Jerusalem”.
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Ein Yael Spring Festival

Event type: Festival
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 01-05/04/2018
Ein Yael Living Museum will be hosting a special Pesach Festival where visitors can walk down an ancient Roman street, meet the craftsmen and take part in hands on workshops. Families are welcome to come and see ancient times come to life. Ein Yael is an idyllic mix of nature and history. The living museum is located outdoors next to the Biblical Zoo and at the end of the Park Hamesilla. As you enter the nature reserve you can see the remains of an ancient Roman Villa, a natural spring, ancient terraces used for agriculture and a reconstructed Roman street.
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The Israel Aquarium

Event type: Museum
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 02-05/04/2018
The aquarium takes you on a fascinating journey through the four seas of Israel; Mediterranean, Sea of Galilee, Dead Sea and Red Sea. All of the different seas have different aquatic life based on the different water.
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Zuzu Bike and Segway Tours

Event type: Sport
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 02-08/04/2018
Zuzu Tourism, the leading motorized tourism company in Israel, invites you to enjoy our exciting tours and activities during Pesach in Jerusalem, including Segway tours, bike tours and tasting tours of the Machane Yehuda Shuk!
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Biblical Museum of Natural History

Event type: Museum
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 02-08/04/2018
Pesach is a great time to visit The Biblical Museum of Natural History an indoor museum located in Beit Shemesh! Learn about the animals mentioned in the Tanach and those known to live in the Land of Israel. Take an interactive tour of the museum where you will see and can touch live animals, animal skulls, eggs and taxidermy. Great for all ages.
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ATV's in the Jerusalem Hills

Event type: Sport
Location: Jerusalem
Date: 02-05/04/2018
Take a thrilling ride in an ATV buggy as you cruise through the hills of Jerusalem. Using back roads and some off roading, you will see areas of Jerusalem that you don’t normally get to, while The trees are in blossom and the hills are green with vibrant flowers..
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List of KKL-JNF Forests

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: Multiple Locations
Date: 
Celebrate Pesach in nature with KKL-JNF, all around Israel! Check out what is on for you this Pesach!
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Kosher Frugal's List of Free Events on Pesach

Event type:
Location: Multiple Locations
Date: 
Kosher Frugal has composed a list of FREE events all over the country for Pesach 2018. Take a look and choose which look the best for you!
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The Organic Circus

Event type: Nature Reserve, Show
Location: North
Date: 31/03-07/04/2018
The Organic Circus is a one-of-a-kind place in Israel that combines agriculture and the circus and emphasizes a love of nature and the land.
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Zaatar Festival at Derech HaTavlinim

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 31/03-07/04/2018
Derech HaTavlinim is both an agricultural farm that grows spices and herbs, and a spice-themed visitor center. On Pesach, Derech HaTavlinim invites you to the Zaatar Festival - an agricultural festival full of activities and workshops, spices, music, aromas and a true family experience.
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Mosaics and Kites

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 01-02/04/2018
Come for an uplifting experience at Tzipori National Park to create kites with pictures of city mosaics. You will be able to tour the city streets, hear its story and see its many mosaic treasures, and enjoy music. In addition, an archaeological excavation will be conducted at the site. Visitors will be invited to hear from the archaeologist about the discoveries discovered in the Arches reservoir and to experiment with the construction of a Roman arch.
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Passover Retreat

Event type:
Location: North
Date: 29/03-08/04/2018

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The Children's Show Festival

Event type:
Location: North
Date: 01-03/04/2018

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Riding on Time - The Horse Show

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 01-04/04/2018
Come experience the history of Caesaria with professional cyclists, King Herod himself and a bunch of other activities!
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Private Car Tour on Carmel Beach

Event type: Car Tour
Location: North
Date: 02/04/2018
Come and join us in welcoming Spring with bird-watching in the Carmel Forest and Kibbutz Nachsholim.
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The Feast of the King at Herodion

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 02-03/04/2018
An exciting experience for the whole family in an enchanting atmosphere, where we will meet legionnaires from the Queen's Guard, perform a gladiatorial show with swords and fire in the theater, enjoy sounds in the water holes and also a fun encounter with the cook and the royal tasters. Guided tours are available. Workshops and crafts are available for a nominal fee.
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The Big Tish in the Hula Valley

Event type: Show
Location: North
Date: 03/04/2018
Come sing Israeli songs with the Big Tish
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The Empire Returns to Beit Shean

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 03-04/04/2018
The empire is coming to Beit Shean and invites you to a unique night experience of the sound of the harp, including a fire show, a market along the Cardo and food.
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Festival at Emek Ayalon

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 03-05/04/2018
Emek Ayalon is hosting a festival with a range of attractions for the whole family.
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Ma'ayanot Park

Event type: Nature Reserve
Location: North
Date: 01-07/04/2018
During Pesach, the most natural and experiential festival will be happening at Gan Garoo: the Animal Nature festival that will include stations and many areas that will be accompanied by actors about the subject of animal behavior and abilities, movement, voices and color.
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Carasso Science Park

Event type: Activity
Location: South
Date: 
‘Carasso Science Park’, the largest science park in Israel, featuring an interactive museum, scientific garden with games and hands-on activities for all ages. The park offers ten interactive exhibitions in various fields of Science including: Genetics, Communication, Microelectronics, Nuclear Energy and more. In all, hundreds of technological and scientific games and exhibits.
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Camping and Action at Timna Park

Event type: Outdoor, Nature Reserve
Location: South
Date: 29/03-07/04/2018
A unique attraction in the ancient Timna Park complex in ancient Egyptian style awaits you. There will be a thrilling experience with Pharaohs carriages, a climbing wall on hieroglyphics, ancient puzzles, and more.
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Ben Gurions Hut

Event type: Museum
Location: South
Date: 01-04/04/2018
Ben-Gurion's cabin invites you to celebrate Pesach with a fascinating show that brings together a young Ben-Gurion and David Ben-Gurion - the first Prime Minister of the State of Israel
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Tour of the Yerucham Park

Event type: Outdoor, Nature Reserve
Location: South
Date: 03/04/2018
The tour will start in Be'er Sheva, continue on to the Enzak Museum, where we will experience the battles of the First World War and continue to Yerucham Park for birdwatching.
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