Wednesday, Yom Haatzmaut (Independence Day) Eve, April 18th
19:45 – Beacon lighting ceremony
22:00 – Main stage, celebrating 70 years of independence at Independence Park
Featuring: Yossi Azulay, Liron Amram, Balkan Beat Box, Lior Narkis with Avi Mesika and Shay Cohen.
Host: Elad Amedy.
* Fireworks at 22:30 and 24:00.
Celebrating 70 years of independence at Kikar Zion (Zion Square)
The main stage will be active from 21:00 to 24:00, featuring:
Pritsat Disc, Reva LeAfrica, Gili Yallo, Fortis, AVEVA, Ana Aref and DJ Ofir Tubul.
* Fireworks at 22:30 and 24:00 at the Independence Park.
Singing and Dancing Independence at Safra Square 21:30-3:30
Starting with artists' performances followed by public dancing with the best dance instructors.
Singing independence with Aviva Avidan and Lee Fishman.
Hebrew party with Motti and Shmulik.
Host – Avi Ofek.
Dancing Independence at Safra Square 24:00 – 3:30
Following the artists' performances, a mass folk dancing event will be held, hosted by Avner Nayim and Miki Kogen.
3 FRONT STAGE parties will be held simultaneously in the center of town between 22:00 and 3:00
Hip Hop and Groove – Jaffa St.
DJ SHLOMI PIZMONIM
DJ Tali Ben Itzhak
DJ Pnina Shimon
Techno and Trance – Hillel St.
House Dance – Hatulot Square
DJ Yaniv Danan
DJ Barak Kapilto
Machane Yehuda Market – 3 DJ performances
The market transforms into one big party with 3 different DJ performances
DJ Pnina Shimon
Roi Bracha. Roni Mansano
Independence at Teddy Park
Independence Day prayers with Haverim Lenigun, and singing with Sharim Bagina featuring special guest Alma Zohar.
20:00 – Festive Prayers at the Wailing Wall
Followed by public dancing accompanied by musicians and singing.
Independence party with the Student Union
Time 22:30 Alrov Mamilla Avenue, upper level .
Leading DJ's playing your favorite Israeli music.
Tickets can be purchased from the Student Union.
21:30 – Independence Concert at the Jerusalem Theater
The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, IBA.
Conductor: Frédéric Chaslin.
19:00 - VIDEOART@SOUND
A vivid tour experience.
Historical buildings revived with sound and light.
Artistic management, projection and animation – Shlomit Yaakov.