Feel the Christmas spirit in Tel Aviv! Scroll down if you are looking for the best festive communal dinners, parties, markets and other events.

Christmas in Bethlehem – If you are looking for a unique experience, we recommend you attending Christmas Midnight Mass in Bethlehem – Abraham Tours offer a coach service from Tel Aviv, and the option to go a little earlier and take a tour of the city.


There are events at Tel Aviv’s largest Catholic and Protestant Churches, based in Jaffa in the South of the city.

Perched high on Jaffa Old City, St Peter’s Church is a Franciscan church built in 1654. There are services in English, Polish, Spanish, and Hebrew (address is 1 Mifratz Shlomo Street).

Further south on Yefet Street is St Anthony’s Church, a Catholic church built in 1934. Services are held in English, Arabic, and Philippino (address is 51 Yefet Street).

Immanuel Church in Jaffa is a Lutharian Church built in 1904. (address is Bar Hoffman Street 15).


Get into the Jewish Christmas spirit with a tasty Chinese on Christmas Eve… check out our Guide to the Best Chinese Restaurants in Tel Aviv!

Tuesday December 21st

Odelly Concert Christmas Special @ Kuli Alma

Odelly arrives at Kuli Alma for a special Christmas with her trio of hip-hop beats in fusion with ethnic melodies in French and Hebrew. Check out the event. Check out Kuli’s full Christmas Calendar.

Wednesday December 22nd

Bearfoot Improv’s Christmas Show! @ Bikurei Haetim

Ho Ho Ho, Ha Ha Ha – Join the laughs at the BearFoot Christmas Improv show🎄 Our stockings are stuffed, our bushes are decorated, and our reindeer are well horned! The traditional BearFoot Christmas Improv show is back (have we done one of these before? I think so…I’ll check). Long-form improv comedy that’ll jingle your bells. A fun family event. Come and decorate cookies, see the church, drink parental wine and hot chocolate for the kids. Read More.

Nunu Concert Christmas Special @ Kuli Alma

Hey I’m Nunu, I love to sing and I’m coming to Kuli Alma’s Christmas Special!  Full show, full band, and so much MORE!  Read more.

Thursday December 23rd

90s Christmas Party @ Abraham Hostel

Abraham Hostel Tel Aviv nineties-Christmas party finally returns! Come celebrate Britney’s release and of course Christmas.

How long have we WAITED and here it is again 🤩 First nineties-Christmas party after two quiet years! On 23.12 dance again, at the first party that opens this amazing line! Abraham Hostel Tel Aviv celebrates Britney’s release and Christmas 🎅 at a nineties party from the movies, in an exciting event after two years of hiatus 💃 Read more.

Retrowave IL Special Xmas Party @ Ozen Bar

HO HO HO: Xmas Special! Ozen will be decorated with holiday lights and a Christmas tree! Bring your most festive mood and make Santa happy! DJ Foe is on deck with a special Retrowave set! 80’s inspired tunes, futuristic vibes, and an A E S T H E T I C atmosphere that will inspire your inner Jingle Bell 😉 Special surprise: Live show by the electronic duo Everest! Read more.

Friday December 24th

Christmas Market in Florentin @ Uriel Acosta Gallery

Christmas fair with a variety of stalls! We invite you to celebrate with us and taste the holiday. The stands will be:
– Scandinavian pastries
– Soup for a warm winter
– Coffee, winter sangria, kambucha
– Christmas greeting card stand
– Activities for children
– Silver jewelry stand.  Read more.

Christmas Caroling in Old Jaffa @ Across Jaffa

**Christmas spirit returns to the streets of Jaffa!**
Our a cappella choir is already preparing for its annual Christmas carolling on Christmas Eve (24 Dec.).
Come hear us sing at the following locations in Jaffa:
8:00pm at Clock Tower square
8:45pm at Kedumim square next to St. Peter’s Church
9:30pm in the Jaffa flea market area

We’d love to see you at any or all of our performances 🙂 Read more.

Chinese Shabbat Dinner @ Kerem House

Join this traditional Chinese dinner enjoyed by Jews around the world on the 24th of December! Kerem House invites you to join us for our famous Shabbat Dinner! 🥢 Read more.

Satuday December 25th

Teder Christmas Market @ Teder

Romano House wears a holiday in a huge, sparkling winter market, and full of stalls! Dozens of our favorite vendors in the city with a supply that would not embarrass the North Pole plant, disposable drops of hot branded Christmas, pop-up grooming salon, chestnuts and mulled wine, fresh pizza and selectors on the stand with music that will bring snow to Tel Aviv. Read more.

Shredhead The Nightmare Before Christmas Concert @ Barby

Elves, snow, and a sick Christmas backdrop that will spoil the holiday and make you happy! ⛄.  Read more.

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