New York Celebrates Israel’s 70th Anniversary with Giant Block Party in Times Square

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On June 3, Israel will transform Times Square into a giant street party to celebrate its 70th anniversary!

The free event will start with the billboards showing beautiful images of Israel’s innovative heritage and lead into greetings from multiple celebrities and dignitaries as they share their excitement for the country via the Times Square screens. The block party will kick off with live DJ sets as New Yorkers, Israelis and international tourists alike dance into the night.

Miri Regev, Minister for Culture and Sport noted, “Together we will celebrate seventy years of vision; seventy years of the fulfilment of the dreams we dreamt for thousands of years.”

Ambassador Dani Dayan, Consul General of Israel in New York said, “This is a historic event, right at the crossroads of the world. I invite all New Yorkers to come and celebrate with us at the beating heart of this great city.”

Join the conversation by following the event using the hashtag #Israel70TimesSquare.

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Tony Bowles is one of the youngest sought out journalists in the media world. He focuses on lifestyle, travel, entertainment, food and more! Based out of NYC.

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