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White Night

Each June, the city has one sleepless night when the city's cultural venues stay open and free music events are staged across town, including the Old Railway Station, Sarona Colony, Jaffa Port, beaches, Habima Sq an…
Music in North Tel Aviv

Opera in the Park

One of the highlights of the Tel Aviv calendar, Opera in the Park is a free event attended by nearly 100,000 people from all over the country. Each July or August, the Israeli Opera gives a full performance of a cla…
LGBT in City Centre

Tel Aviv Pride

Held in the second week of June, this celebration of Israel's LGBT+ community draws a huge number of international visitors and is the country's biggest festival. Its centrepiece is the Pride Parade, starting from G…
Film in City Centre

DocAviv

DocAviv is the leading documentary film festival in the Middle East, held over 10 days in May at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque. Featuring a full program of the best Israeli and international documentaries in English and…
Street Carnival in Tel Aviv

Purim

Tel Aviv's answer to the Rio Carnival, the Jewish festival of Purim is one huge fancy-dress street party. Depending on when Purim falls in late February or early March, it's usually held on the Friday nearest to the…
Music in City Centre

Tel Aviv Jazz Festival

Annual jazz music festival at the end of November or early December, usually hosted at the Cinematheque and one of the Zappa clubs. Second only to the Red Sea Jazz Festival, it features top Israeli and international…
Beer in South City Centre

Israeli Beer Festival

Held over two days in the second week of June, the Israeli Beer Festival is now a regular event at the Old Railway Station. Featuring more than 200 Israeli craft beers, drinkers can take their time tasting the top b…
Sports in North Tel Aviv

Sovev TLV

Held in between late September and mid-October, this three-day cycling festival is devoted to healthy living, an active lifestyle and green transportation. The main event is a 42km bike ride held on a Friday morning…
Sports in North Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv Marathon

Up to 35,000 runners pound the pavements in Tel Aviv during this event in late February. It can be super hot, even at this time of year, so runners need to take extra care. In the week leading up to the Marathon, Ra…