Jerusalem March 2019
The traditional Jerusalem March will take place on Thursday, October 17, 2019, during Chol HaMoed Sukkot.
The day of the march will include three secondary events: A morning nature trail march, a happening at Sacher Park and a festive parade on the main streets of Jerusalem.
Route A - For experienced walkers – around 12 km.
Starts from 7:00-9:00
Starts at Ammunition Hill – Mount Scopus – Emek Tzurim – Mount Zion – Guy Ben Hinnom – Yemin Moshe – Talbiya – Rehavia and finishes at Sacher Park.
Route B – Medium difficulty – around 9 km.
Starts from 7:30-9:30
Starts at Mount Scopus – Emek Tzurim – Mount Zion – Guy Ben Hinnom – Yemin Moshe – Talbiya – Rehavia and finishes at Sacher Park.
Route C – Beginner / family level difficulty – around 4 km.
Starts from 8:00-10:00
Starts at Safra Square – Jaffa Gate – Mount Zion – Guy Ben Hinnom – Yemin Moshe – Talbiya – Rehavia and finishes at Sacher Park.
Sacher Park Happening – 10:00-16:00
Main Show: Nasrin Kadri
Activities for the whole family, participants of the march and Jerusalem residents.
A family happening that includes a Mediterranean artist performance, African circus, dance groups, rhythmic gymnastics, the Jerusalem Boys’ Choir, inflatables, Kids’ World with inflatables and stands, acrobatic performances, drum circle, celebrity inflatables, children’s shows, a magic show and more.
Festive parade – from 15:00 on Hillel St., Ben Sira St. and King David St.
Groups from Israel and around the world, marching bands, IDF soldiers, flag bearers, street performers, dance groups, inflatable characters and more.
Starts at 15:00 from Bezalel Street, Hillel Street, King David Street and finishes at the First Station.