The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York announces the inaugural Celebrate Israel Block Party in New York City on June 4. It will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on 63rd Street between Madison Avenue and Fifth Avenue in New York City. This free, family-friendly event will provide a unique opportunity for attendees of all ages to learn about Israeli culture and explore the rich history through food, games and shopping from 60 vendors.
Celebrate Israel’s 75th birthday and explore the country’s rich cultural heritage at this event. Attendees will have the chance to browse a variety of Israeli products, such as handcrafted wall charms, beautiful mezuzahs, unique jewelry pieces and traditional menorahs. They can also sample Israeli dishes like falafel, shawarma and kugel while enjoying the smell of fresh-grilled frankfurters and pickles. Kids will get to enjoy fun activities like water games, basketball and more.
The Celebrate Israel Block Party is an exciting way for people of all backgrounds to experience authentic Israeli culture with friends and family in a fun and safe environment. All are encouraged to join the festivities and learn more about Israel at this free event.
Contact Mort Berkowitz at 917-685-7677 to sign up as a vendor. All vendors must register by June 1.