11:00 am - MOVIE SCREENING - FIGHTING FOR BEAUTY: TERROR SURVIVORS HEALED BY TATTOOS
The movie tells the true stories of Israeli terror victims and war heroes who chose to cover their scars, physical and emotional, with works of tattoo art. This is the quintessential story of Israeli resilience and fighting war with beauty.
Sunday, May 19 | 12:00 - 3:00 PM
Yom Ha'atzmaut Festival - Tel Aviv Tayelet (Promenade)
@ Shalom Park
Tel Aviv's street art and graffiti scene serve as a unique expression of the city's geographical location, cultural peculiarities, political movements and artistic sub-cultures.
Join artists from the non-profit organization "Artists 4 Israel," paint a giant Israel mural on a tall graffiti wall resulting in a powerful community display of support for peace and Israel.
Customized t-shirts with graffitied images and words of your choosing will also be available for sale at the festival.
Stroll through the streets of Tel Aviv, where you can sample some olive oil, purchase some spices, listen to Israeli music as well as inflatables, crafts and face painting.
Authentic Israel food by Kosher Charlotte featuring Chef Shai Fargain