“My grandfather is not gonna have any sense of what a Romaniote festival could look like in New York City.”
A barbecue competition with star-chef judges is just part of the fun. The event features live music, a pickle-eating contest and a mechanical bull.
An all-Hebrew performance of ‘Peter and the Wolf’ marked the opening of a two-week festival aiming to raise the profile of the Hebrew language in North America.
Joel and Ethan Coen, the American filmmaker brothers, will be the first co-presidents of the jury for this year’s Cannes Film Festival, the organizers said on Tuesday.
A film festival in Vietnam will mark 20 years of diplomatic relations with Israel.
Eric Clapton headlined the fifth annual Life Festival in Oswiecim, Poland late this month. Yes, you read that right. Clapton just played Auschwitz.
Amid fresh warnings of anti-Semitism in Hungary, some 100,000 Jews from across Europe are expected to attend Budapest’s largest-ever Jewish Summer Festival.
The presence of Matisyahu at this year’s Krakow Jewish Culture Festival shows that the long post-Holocaust taboo on visiting Poland for pleasure has been broken.
Montreal hosts some of the best summer festivals around. If you’re lucky enough to be up north, here’s a guide to eating from smoked meat meccas to bagels.