To Life! A Jewish Cultural Street Festival(TM) offers a fun-filled day of activities including live entertainment, arts, culture, community organizations and children's programs.
Enjoy great live entertainment at three free stages. This year, there will be exciting musical groups, performers and comedians throughout the day. The featured band is Mah Tovu!, a local rock band that includes Beth Am Rabbi Josh Zweiback. Other performers include My 8th Day, a group led by Chabad rabbi brothers performing rock, blues, reggae and funk in English and Yiddish; Sapphire Dreams playing modern Israeli music; the Klezmer group Heather Lauren Klein and die Gute Neshomehs, and many others .
Explore the works of over 75 local and Israeli artists showcasing and selling beautiful handcrafted jewelry, ceramics, garments, ceremonial items and much more. Socialize at the Tents of Community area, where dozens of organizations, including local schools, congregations, public service and social clubs will provide information about their programs and offerings.
Families will enjoy lots of Jewish-centered fun, including a large children's area fully equipped with arts and crafts, games and activities, inflatable slides, bounce houses, face painting and an entertainment stage.
Hungry visitors will enjoy an array of vendors purveying tasty Kosher and vegetarian food.
Among the major sponsors are: Albert and Janet Schultz Supporting Foundation; Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties; Koret Foundation Funds; 899 Charleston; Saal Family Foundation; Webcor Builders; Ira A. Roschelle MD Family Foundation; Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture;Taube-Koret Campus for Jewish Life; Sares Regis; Steinberg Architects; Cain Brothers; The Contemporary Jewish Museum; Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School; JIMENA; Heritage Affinity Services; EchoStar Satellite L.L.C; Kehillah High School; Chabad of the Greater South Bay; and J weekly.
Official Website: http://www.paloaltojcc.org
Added by FullCalendar on August 16, 2007