Things to do in Israel in August 2015

August 5, 2015 in News by cipcipTrip

There are some great choices when it comes to things to do in Israel in August 2015. There are many great events continuing this month, from big concerts and music festivals, to international exhibitions, and much more!

August 2015 Events in Israel


Season of Culture - Sacred Music FestivalThroughout August – Jerusalem Season of Culture. An annual summer festival that features creative and artistic experiences all over Jerusalem

August 1 – Idan Raichel in Tel Aviv. Popular performer Idan Raichel gives a concert in Tel Aviv

August 3-15 – Jerusalem Arts and Crafts Festival. Painters, sculptors and jewelers from around the world showcase their best work at this family-friendly event

August 6 – Contact Point. A night time art experience at the Israel Museum that includes dozens of artists performing throughout the building and gardens

August 12 – Perseids Meteor Shower. While you can see this unique lunar event from anywhere in Israel, the clear desert skies are the best place for a viewing


August 18 – Mariah Carey in Tel Aviv. One of the most famous pop singers in the world, Mariah Carey is giving her first ever concert in Israel

August 20 into September – MAMMA MIA. One of the world’s most successful musicals, MAMMA MIA returns to Tel Aviv for a series of performances

August 23, 24 – alt-J in Raanana, Tel Aviv. This Indie rock band will give two performances in the Tel Aviv suburb of Rishon LeZion

August 26, 27 – Jerusalem Beer Festival. Over 150 mainstream, boutique, and locally brewed beers in the heart of Jerusalem

August 27 – Life in Color Festival. The world’s biggest all night paint party and music rave

August 30 into September – Jerusalem Sacred Music Festival. A music extravaganza that will include 25 performances in five locations throughout the city