Sukkot is one of my favorite times in Israel. The weather begins to cool down and the exciting festivals, activities and events take center stage. This year, after such a hard summer, the anticipation is even greater. It is hard to choose our favorite activities but the number 18 always brings good luck. Here are a list of some of our favorite 18 activities this Sukkot 2014. For a full list visit our Family Sukkot Guide
–Ein Hemed Storytelling Festival – one of the closest National Parks to Jerusalem and a great festival for young kids
–Ein Yael Harvest Festival – take a step back into ancient times
–Kite Festival – kite flying and workshops for all ages
Formula One Peace Road Show & Exhibit – watch the Formula One racers speed through the ancient streets. Visit our calendar for a detailed schedule for the event including route map and times.
Hapoel Jerusalem Basket Ball Camp with Tamir Goodman – meet the “Jewish Jordan” and learn new skills while having fun. Campers receive special Hapoel merchandise.
Beit Avi Chai Model Sukka Exhibit & Activities – see the best of the model Sukka competition
Yaakov Shwekey Concert – supporting United Hatzolah
Old City Scavenger Hunt – race through the Old City during this exciting family game
Gush Etzion “Car” Scavenger Hunt – visit natural springs, historical locations and learn the history of the Gush.
Shuk Dash – race through Mahane Yehuda as you solve different missions.
Ropes Course at Ammunition Hill – reserve your own group and take the challenge. Omega, Rope ladder, rope swing and more.
Volunteer at Ohr Meit & Bracha – pack boxes of food for the chag for families of terror victims. It’s a fun family activity with a purpose.
Green Park Activity – Celebrate the holiday in Park Jerusalem with the whole family.