September 2018
All Cities

An entertaining open day for children

Bethlehem (02)

An entertaining open day for children and families that offers interactive activities, including clowning, art, music, sports, puppet plays, and games. Organized by Beit Jala Municipality within the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018. Beit Jala Community Center and Public Park.

Drama Music Concert

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Drama Music Concert is a dark and passionate musical collaboration between the Chicago-based duo Na’el Shehade and Via Rosa who are each established artists in their own right. Organized by the A.M. Qattan Foundation. A.M. Qattan Foundation New Cultural Center.

Fest 3

Bethlehem (02)

Fest 3 – Palestine Alternative Music Festival hosts the best alternative music bands in Palestine and offers musical performances in an exceptional and distinctive way. Organized by PAM Fest. Oush Ghrab, Beit Sahour.

Live Act Folk

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Live Act Folk is a performance of Hungarian music, within the opening of Taybeh Octoberfest 2018. A second performance will begin at 19:00 on the same day. Taybeh Brewery in the ancient village, Biblical Ephraim.

Dandanat Music and Dance Festival

Bethlehem (02)

Dandanat Music and Dance Festival is a Palestinian-Swedish cultural encounter. Organized by Diyar Consortium and Bilda. Al-Jisser, Beit Sahour.

Dandanat Music and Dance Festival

Bethlehem (02)

Dandanat Music and Dance Festival is a Palestinian-Swedish cultural encounter. Organized by Diyar Consortium, Bilda, and Beit Jala Municipality, within the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018. Arab Orthodox Club, Beit Jala.

Alternative Music Concer

Bethlehem (02)

Alternative Music Concert features the most popular local alternative music bands and solo performers. Organized by Beit Jala Municipality within the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018. Arab Orthodox Club, Beit Jala.

Love Without a Story

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Love Without a Story is a musical performance by Faraj Suleiman accompanied by a group of musicians. A.M. Qattan Foundation New Cultural Center.

Sama DJ

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Sama DJ performance by the iconic artist of the underground Palestinian community. Sama Abdelhadi is the first DJ to have imported the techno movement to Ramallah. A.M. Qattan Foundation New Cultural Center.

Solo exhibition

Bethlehem (02)

Solo exhibition by Palestinian artist Dima Hourani. Bab idDeir Art Gallery.

The opening of Ishtar

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

The opening of Ishtar, an exhibition of micro-mosaics and silver jewelry, commences with a meeting to introduce micro-mosaic art and its formulation in contemporary jewelry. The exhibition runs till Thursday, September 6, 2018, and is open from 10:00–20:00. Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center.

Subcontracted Nations

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Subcontracted Nations is a collective exhibition that seeks to tackle questions about the different concepts of the nation, especially after the significant transformations that we witness today, with changes in the local and the global political discourse. The exhibition is open daily except Sundays and Fridays. To coordinate group visits to the exhibition, please contact Nadim Qassis at intern2@qattanfoundation.org. A.M. Qattan Foundation New Cultural Center.

12 cities

East Jerusalem (02)

12 cities is an exhibition that introduces cities of Palestine through sketches and minimal lines. Organized by NOL Design Studio. Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art.

Sunset Mondays

Bethlehem (02)

Sunset Mondays organized by Purple Rain PS offer an entertaining atmosphere with special food and drinks to support food forest gardens and environmental projects. Hosh Jasmin, Beit Jala.

Taybeh Oktoberfest 2018

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Taybeh Oktoberfest 2018 is a unique German-style festival carried out in Palestinian style. The festival includes new unique brews especially created for Oktoberfest, in addition to games, art exhibitions, camping, free tours of the Brewery and Taybeh Winery, clowns face-painting for children, body art, dabka, and evening performances by DAM, Ghazall, Bashar Murad, and Zaid Hilal. Taybeh Brewery in the ancient village, Biblical Ephraim.

Opening of the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018

Bethlehem (02)

Opening of the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018. “Beit Jala, a Home for All” is a three-day event that presents the cultural heritage and richness of Beit Jala through a variety of events held by local institutions, international twin-cities’ bands, and local municipalities. Organized by Beit Jala Municipality. The Municipal Community Center of Beit Jala.

Beit Jala Wine-Tasting Festival and live jazz music

Bethlehem (02)

Beit Jala Wine-Tasting Festival and live jazz music. Organized by Beit Jala Municipality within the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018. Cremisan Monastery yard.

Adalah’s 13th Annual Arab Law Students’ Camp

Bethlehem (02)

Adalah’s 13th Annual Arab Law Students’ Camp, organized by the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel – Adalah, to turn law education into a means of defending human rights through workshops, field visits, and discussions. Talitha Kumi Guesthouse, Beit Jala.

Press conference

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Press conference on the occasion of the launching of the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School. Al-Bireh Cultural Center, Baladna Center.

Opening of the Palestine Circus Festival 2018

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Opening of the Palestine Circus Festival 2018, with a circus show titled It’s Not Yet Midnight presented by XY Company from France. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School. Al-Istiqlal Park.

The 7th Doctors

Bethlehem (02)

The 7th Doctors’ Association Conference, organized by the Media Committee of the Doctors’ Association, will host local and international doctors to discuss various scientific themes and theses. Convention Palace.

Sarab

East Jerusalem (02)

Sarab is a show performed by the Palestinian Circus School for audiences of 12+ years old. It reflects the repetition of history with regard to refugees and aims to encourage the audience to react against injustice in this world. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Palestine National Theatre–Al-Hakawati.

Petite

Bethlehem (02)

Petite is a street show by the Chilean circus artist Frutilla that includes a variety of circus disciplines. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Abu Ammar Hall, Dheisheh Refugee Camp.

Fos7a

Nablus (09)

Fos7a is a Nablus Circus youth show that presents how youth spend their free time in school. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Assirk Assaghir, Nablus Circus School.

It’s Not Yet Midnight

Bethlehem (02)

It’s Not Yet Midnight is a circus show by XY company from France that reflects body movement and balancing using collective acrobatics and other circus disciplines. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Convention Palace.

Overcoming

Ramallah & Al-Bireh (02)

Overcoming is a school show of the Palestinian Circus School students who present the journey of trying to overcome all kinds of borders and movement challenges. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Ramallah Cultural Palace.

Petite

Nablus (09)

Petite is a street show by the Chilean circus artist Frutilla that includes a variety of circus disciplines. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Al Sa’a Square.

It’s Not Yet Midnight

Nablus (09)

It’s Not Yet Midnight is a circus show by XY company from France that reflects body movement and balancing using collective acrobatics and other circus disciplines. Organized by the Palestinian Circus School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Jamal Abd Al-Nasser Park.

Petite

Nablus (09)

Petite is a street show by the Chilean circus artist Frutilla that includes a variety of circus disciplines. Organized by the Palestinian Circus
School within the Palestine Circus Festival 2018. Al Sa’a Square.

Old City Touristic Trail

Bethlehem (02)

Launching of the Beit Jala Old City Touristic Trail, followed by a tour in the old city with several activities and street shows, organized by Beit Jala Municipality within the Beit Jala International Festival for Peace 2018 in cooperation with the city’s institutions. Starting point is the Old City Center of Beit Jala, and the tour ends at Cremisan Monastery and Winery.