Join us for the Upper West Side's spectacular annual celebration of Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel's Independence Day. Synagogues, schools, and Jewish organizations are coming together to sponsor events throughout the neighborhood celebrating the rich and complex culture, history, and people of Israel.

Highlights:
Community-wide Party By the Shore, Thursday, April 23
All-day Festival, Sunday, April 26


UJA-Federation is proud to join forces with our Upper West Side partners as we come together to celebrate Israel.
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The Hudson River becomes the Tel Aviv Tayelet (promenade) as the whole Upper West Side community comes together to celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut. Come early for kids' activities, or join us at 6:30 pm for an after-work celebration.

Great Israeli music and food throughout included in the ticket price. Your first drink is on us!

PURCHASE TICKETS

  • The Hudson River becomes the Tel Aviv Tayelet (promenade) as the whole Upper West Side community comes together to celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut. Come early for kids' activities, or join us at 6:30 pm for an after-work celebration.

    Great Israeli music and food throughout included in the ticket price.
    Your first drink is on us!

    PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

  • Pre-registration is strongly encouraged for all programs


    Sharim VeZochrim: Songs and Remembrance for Yom Hazikaron with Moshe Bonen
    Tue, Apr 21, 8 pm, $5
    JCC Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Ave

    Young Professionals Yom Hazikaron Memorial/Yom Ha’atzmaut Celebration featuring Soulfarm
    Services 6:45 pm, Concert at 8:15 pm
    Wed, Apr 22

    Free; pre-registration strongly encouraged.
    Co-presented by The Jewish Center, Congregation Ohab Zedek, Congregation Ramath Orah, Kehilat Rayim Ahuvim, Lincoln Square Synagogue, Young Israel of the West Side, West Side Institutional Synagogue,
    and Congregation Shearith Israel—The Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue.

    Lincoln Square Synagogue, 180 Amsterdam Ave

    Tekes Ma’avar (Transition Ceremony)
    Wed, Apr 22, 7:30 pm (doors open at 7)
    Commemorating Israel’s Memorial Day, and Rejoicing in Its Independence
    Free; pre-registration strongly encouraged.
    Co-presented by B’nai Jeshurun, Congregation Shaare Zedek, Mechon Hadar, Romemu, and West End Synagogue.
    B’nai Jeshurun, 257 West 88th St



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