Things to do in Israel in June 2016.

May 30, 2016 in Vacations by cipcipTrip

June in Israel is a great month to be in the country with great events and other things to do taking place throughout the month. Taking advantage of the great outdoor weather, many of these events take place outside – concerts, festivals, and much more. Here is our guide to the best things to do in Israel in June 2016.

Events in Israel in June 2016


May 25-June 3: Jerusalem Festival of Lights – Light statues, performances, and pieces of museum artwork light up the Holy City of Jerusalem during this annual event

The Sunbeat Festival returns during the first weekend of June

The Sunbeat Festival returns during the last weekend of June

June 3: Tel Aviv Gay Parade – Tel Aviv celebrates Pride

June 8: Die Antwoord in Tel Aviv – the first concert in Israel of these successful South African rappers

June 8: Brian Wilson’s concert – Frontman of legendary band “Beach Boys”, Brian Wilson, is coming to Israel for an epic performance of “Pet Sounds”

June 8-12: Midburn Festival – Israel’s version of the iconic ‘Burning Man Festival’ will return to the Negev Desert

June 9: No Joy in Tel aviv – the wildest show of the summer and No Joy’s first concert in Israel, at the Pasaz Club

June 10: Damien Jurado’s performance – one of the leading folk artist of our time performs in Tel Aviv at the Barby Club

June 10-11: Oasis Festival – Oasis Dub Reggae Festival in the Negev Desert, featuring great music and vibes

June 14: Simply Red in Tel Aviv – Part of the band’s 30th anniversary reunion tour, Simply Red are performing in Tel Aviv

June 14-15: Foreigner’s concert – The band of “I Want to Know What Love Is” is heading to Caesarea this June

June 14-18: PIXEL – a unique dance and circus show, featuring innovative choreography and digital scenography

June 16: Alice Cooper’s performance – legendary heavy-metal star Alice Cooper has announced his first show in Israel

June 15: Pat Metheny in Tel Aviv – do not miss one of the most acclaimed jazz guitarists in the world!

Oasis Dub Reggae Festival in Arad

June 19: Beth Hart’s concert – American singer and songwriter Beth Hart is heading to Tel Aviv

June 22: Psychic Ills’s concert – a druggy and hallucinated night by one of the best Psych Rock Band

June 22-25: Opera Festival in Jerusalem – presenting this year the opera, ‘Il Rigoletto’ by Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi

June 23-24: Sergio Mendes’ performances – the king of Brazilian Bossa Nova opens the Tel Aviv Blues festival

June 23-25: Sunbeat Music Festival – a two day world-class global beats festival with  artists from Europe and Israel in the Upper Galilee.

June 25: Wiz Khalifa in Tel Aviv – one of the hottest names in the U.S. rap scene at the moment has announced his concert in Israel!

June 30: Barry Manilow’s concert – this legendary American singer songwriter is featuring Israel in his ‘goodbye’, final world tour

June 30: Tel Aviv White Night – “Laila Lavan”, one of the biggest cultural nights of the year in ‘the city that never sleeps’