COMMUNITY STREET FAIR

FREE | 12pm - 5pm

Food Trucks - Live Music - Marketplace - Performances - Family Activities - Dance

FOOD VENDORS
Chickpea
- Plant based comfort food with a Mediterranean twist

 
Meet2eat  - Delicious selection of Mediterranean cuisine

 

FortyOne Kosher - Falafel, shwarma and more tasty treats

Delicious By Ortal -  Jachnun, a  traditional Yemenite hand rolled dough cooked overnight, with spicy spread, hard boiled egg, pickles and  tomatoes. 

Ofek teens - Cupcake Fundraiser

ENTERTAINMENT

The Juice Band A fresh blend of Rock and
Middle-Eastern music
Just Cuz A singing duo Benjamin Millman and
Maya Rae

Balkan Shmalkan dance beats from the Roma and Klezmorim of Eastern Europe.
Gunther from Friends A groovy funk/pop band specialized in making you dance!


Israeli Dance workshop with Rafi Ziv

BOOTHS

PJ Library - crafts and games

Camp Shalom 
Magic cards with Ben
J Scouts
Gesher
Hebrew used book sale

VENDORS

Art Hive by Inclusion Dept.
Ceramics and handicrafts made by artists with diverse needs. The Art hive provides access to free art making. Proceeds go to the artists.
PRINterritory - Custom design and printing on t-shirts, apparel & gifts .
RUSART - Art studio, art education and hands-on workshops.

Margarita - Israeli active wear

Survivormate - Emergency preparedness kits

Educate A Child - Uganda crafts

Ha’Rikud

DANCE SHOWS

“4 Seasons of Israel”

Performing groups from Canada, Mexico, Miami and Seattle

Tickets $16 | 1pm & 3pm

GIL HOVAV

Israel's leading Culinary Journalist and TV Personality

5pm

Gil will talk about his book CANDIES FROM HEAVEN - a gallery of colourful family members with food woven through. His account of growing up in Jerusalem in the 60s and 70s is told with great wisdom, tenderness, insight, and wit as tart as a bowl of Yemenite pickles. 

Great Grandson of Eliezer Ben-Yehuda, Revivor of Modern Hebrew

Gil has played a major role in remaking of Israeli cuisine and Israel’s transformation into a "gourmet nation". Gil has produced some of Israel's most popular TV cooking shows and written a number of bestselling cookbooks and novels.

Presented with CHERIE SMITH JCC JEWISH BOOK FESTIVAL

Instagram Art Exhibition and Gallery Fundraiser

Opening Reception - 7pm

JOIN FESTIVAL DANCERS 

for Shabbat dinner and Israeli dancing

Adult $20; child $10  Purchase tickets in advance

6:30pm-8:30pm

Israeli Dance Workshop

Presented by the Vancouver Israeli Folkdance Society Learn the most popular dances, taught by our visiting choreographer/master teacher, direct from Israel, Rafi Ziv! 

Hosted by

Festival Dancers + BBYO

For teens in Gr. 7-10 in the Greater Vancouver area

An evening of music, great food and dancing! 

At Science World
7pm-9:45pm

Inspired by the "Seasons" exhibit

In collaboration with Pandora’s Collective the Isaac Waldman Jewish Public Library, supported by the Yosef Wosk Poetry Initiative Grant

FREE | 7pm - 9pm

Inspired by Yom Haatzmaut

Led by Moshe Denburg and Yona Bar-Sever  
Enjoy Israeli music, schmooze with friends, practice your Hebrew and singing.

$12 at the door | 7pm

Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver

950 West 41st Avenue | jccgv.com

Contact us

 Tickets: call 604 257-5111 or at the JCC 

 Tickets: call 604 257-5111 or at the JCC 

 Tickets: call 604 257-5111 or at the JCC 

Payment system offline, please call 604 257-5111

 Tickets: call 604 257-5111 or at the JCC