JewishFest will present its 18th annual Jewish Music and Arts Festival, featuring live bands, art exhibits and traditional fare.
A celebration of Jewish life; the best of Jewish music, art, crafts and food will take place on Sunday, September 6, 2015 from 12:00 – 6:00 pm and Monday September 7, 2015 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at the White Memorial Conservation Center at 80 Whitehall Rd in Litchfield, CT.
Organizers expect hundreds to attend the two-day event.
New York style Kosher deli and Israeli delicacies will be available for purchase throughout the festival. A large selection of Jewish art and Judaica, as well as all one’s New Year needs, will be for sale.
Performances will include Israeli singing star Sandy Shmueli, Torah Tots and East Rock Klezmer band.
Lessons in various Jewish craft making for children and adults will be ongoing throughout the festival. Take home a future heirloom made by you or your child.
Some of the crafts will include: Learn how to make your own Shofar, charity box, bake a Challah or design Jewish sand art. You and your family are guaranteed a truly, rich and rewarding experience that will be treasured and remembered.
The festival will take place rain or shine. Admission is: In advance: $8.00 in advance till September 4th. $10.00 at the door. To purchase tickets or to volunteer please visit www.jewishFest.org or call (888) 310‑6864.
There is a special offer for out of town guests who would like to stay overnight. Rooms are available at the Heritage Hotel (heritagesouthbury.com) in nearby Southbury, CT with a complimentary kosher breakfast for up to 4 people for $199. This price includes admission to the festival. Reservations must be made via jewishfest.org (overnight options tab).