Khutsot Hayotser International Arts & Crafts Fair,

July 27 - August 7, 1999

The Fair will be open every evening (except Friday) from 18:00 - 23:30 (Saturday from the end of the Sabbath until midnight).

The Fair will take place in the Mitchell Garden (next to David's Tower), the Merrill Hassenfeld Amphitheater in the Sultan's Pool and the Khutsot Hayotser Arts and Crafts Center.

Israeli Arts and Crafts Fair

More than 150 Israeli artists and artisans including:
Irit Gabrieli Amitai

will exhibit paintings, printings, ceramics, metalwork and jewelry, wood works, toys. weaving and textile, art in mixed techniques and more.

International Fair

A diversity of authentic art in the International Pavilion.
From the Far East: Indonesia, India, Vietnam, Japan, Nepal, China,
Papua New Guinea and Thailand.
From South and Central America: Ecuador, Bolivia, Brazil, Guatemala,
Mexico, Peru, Paraguay and Cuba.
From Europe and Asia: Uzbekistan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Turkey and Finland.
From Africa: Ghana, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Senegal and
From North Africa: Morocco
Many guest artists from participating countries will demonstrate the
creative process of their crafts for the visiting public.

Children's Attractions

Puppet shows, clown performances, camel and donkey rides, and more.

International Food Fair

A rich variety of ethnic flavors from the kitchens of countries all around the world, in an atmosphere of ethnic music
Oriental Fair

Oriental folklore, including an exhibition of crafts and a traditional Beduin tent.

Guided Tours - Jerusalem By Night

Night tours of the unique tourist sites of Jerusalem and a visit to the Fair with the best tourist guides, in cooperation with "Beit Shmuel"

Day of Fun in Jerusalem
Follow the historical and archaeological tourist sites of Jerusalem: the
Ramparts Walk. the Roman Plaza at Damascus Gate, Zedekiah's Cave
(King Solomon's Quarries), the Ophel Archaeological Garden, the Gihon Spring in the City of David.
"A fun day" culminating at the International Arts and Crafts Fair and an unforgettable tour of the illuminated sites in Jerusalem.

Musical Events

Tuesday, 27.7.99: Boaz Sharabi
Wednesday. 28.7.99: Gidi Gov
Thursday, 29.7.99: Yirmi Kaplan
Saturday, 31.7.99: "Sheva" Group
Sunday. I.8.99: Etty Ankri & David D'Or
Monday. 2.8.99: Group from Croatia
Tuesday, 3.8.99: Yuval Banai
Wednesday, 4.8.99: Sarit Hadad
Thursday, 5.8.99: lvri Lider
Saturday, 7.8.99: Yehudit Ravitz

The concerts begin at 21:00
No extra charge for the musical events

There is an entrance fee to the fair.

For more information and reservation of tickets (groups):
Yehuda Leibovits - Gura Berger, Tel: 02-6535133. Fax: 02- 6535134

Distribution of tickets:
Bimot - 02-6240896
Klaim - 02-6256869
and the Fair Box Offices

The fair is held under the patronage of the Minister of Tourism and the Mayor of Jerusalem.

Production: East Jerusalem Development Ltd., 8 Shamai Street, Jerusalem, Tel. 02-6254403, Fax 02-6247137