JAM Fest

JAM Fest

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Are you ready to JAM?

Sunday, August 25th, 11am-3pm
Strawbery Banke, Portsmouth, NH

 JAM Fest is dedicated to celebrating Jewish arts, music, and culture by bringing together diverse artists and performers to share their talents with the community. 

Our mission is to foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of Jewish culture through engaging and enjoyable experiences.

Live Performances:
Experience the soulful sounds and dynamic performances of renowned Jewish artists:

  • Jacob’s Ladder: A Jewish bluegrass group that blends traditional melodies with Appalachian influences for a unique and lively musical experience.
  • Klezperanto: A New Age klezmer band known for their energetic and innovative take on traditional klezmer music.
  • Mizrahi Dance Archive: A dance sensation that will captivate the audience with their vibrant and dynamic dance routines inspired by Jewish traditions from North Africa, the Middle East, and beyond.


Food & Beverage Trucks:
Savor the flavors of Jewish delicacies from around the world with a diverse selection of food from top-notch food trucks:

  • The Sleazy Vegan: Serving up delicious and innovative Jewish dishes with a vegan twist, inspired by Appalachian and South American cuisine.
  • Fat Pockets: Sink your teeth into a falafel as big as your head! Fat Pockets is serving up falafel, salads, and more sure to tantalize your taste buds. 
  • Maeve’s Mobile Cocktail Hour: providing signature drinks for both kids and adults, ensuring everyone can enjoy a refreshing beverage while soaking in the festivities.

Crafts and Games:
Dive into a world of creativity and fun with a wide array of crafts and games designed for all ages. These activities offer something for everyone, create your own masterpieces with hands-on activities such as painting, beadwork, and traditional Jewish crafts. Participate in a variety of carnival games with a Jewish theme that promise fun and laughter for everyone.

We look forward to seeing you at JAM fest!

Contact the Family Programing Coordinator
at jamfest@tipnh.org with questions.