Midnight Fireworks in Jerusalem for Yom HaAtzmaut (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu 04/25/12)
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A large fireworks display beginning at 11:30 p.m. will end Wednesday
eveningís Yom HaAtzmaut festivities in Jerusalemís Independence Park.
Music, singing and dancing will be the main activities in the capital
after Israel marks the end of memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers and
Terror victims and begins to celebrate 64 years of an independent
State of Israel for the first time in almost 2,000 years.
Music popular in the religious-Zionist community will be featured at
the HaMashbir stage, at King George Street in downtown Jerusalem.
Bnei Akiva and the Ezra movement will dance, and the Pirchei
Yerushalayim Band will appear.
Bands will perform at Kikar HaHatulot, and music oriented for the
younger generation will take place at the pedestrian mall at Hillel
Street, next to Ben Yehuda Street. Student associations helped
program the activities.
Opposite the Old City Walls at Mamilla, students have organized DJ
entertainment, with entrance by paid tickets.
Israeli folk dancing and a songfest will be featured at the stage at
Safra Square-City Hall from 10:30 p.m. until 3:30 a.m.
(IsraelNationalNews © 2012 04/25/12)
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