Harvest festival 2018

Photo by Mercie Ghimire

FestivalFoodFamily Programs

Skirball Harvest Festival

A Sukkot Celebration

Sunday, September 30, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. (Museum doors and Will Call open at 10:00 a.m.)

About the Program

Bring in the fall harvest season and celebrate the Jewish holiday of Sukkot at this daylong festival. With family and friends, explore the Skirball campus transformed into a socially conscious market, offering an assortment of locally sourced fare, craft beer, art activities, live music and dancing, and more. Program partners include Garden School Foundation, GrowGood, Huerta del Valle, and SÜPRMARKT LA.

Dance and sing along to performances by bluegrass band Big Bad Rooster, Indian bhangra ensemble Blue13 Dance Company, Afro-Cuban folkloric dancer Kati Hernández & KimBámbula Cuban Ensemble featuring legendary maestro Lázaro Galarraga, and David Dassa leading Israeli folk dancing. Then participate in a community art activity.

Check back soon for a complete schedule and additional details!