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2021 Events

Open All Year Long

The House of Israel will re-open on Sunday, July 4, 2021.

Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 PM until 4:00 PM
Admission and Parking are Free

Saturdays and Sundays 11:00 am until 4:00 pm

School Field Trips

Fourth Tuesday of each month, 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Admission and Parking are Free

International Cottages are open on the 4th Tuesday of each month to welcome school field trips.  

Easter – 2021

All of the International Cottages are closed, including the House of Israel.

Ethnic Food Fair – 2021 – cancelled

The Ethnic Food Fair has been cancelled due to public health concerns surrounding the Coronovirus.

Celebration of Israel! – 2021 – cancelled

The House of Israel Lawn Program  has been cancelled due to public health concerns surrounding the Coronovirus.

Earth Day – 2021 – cancelled

The Earth Day celebration has been cancelled due to public health concerns surrounding the Coronovirus.

HPR International Christmas Festival –  Friday&Saturday,  December 1 & 2, 2021 (AKA December Nights)

Admission is Free – There is a Parking Fee
Consider ride-sharing or shuttle.

House of Israel will serve traditional Israeli food and various spirits in the “Beer Garden”.

Balboa Park December Nights, the nation’s premier holiday festival, will take place for the 38th consecutive year on Friday night ,   5-10 pm, and Saturday, noon-10 pm.  As always, the event brings families and friends together to spread holiday joy, learn more about the cultural value of Balboa Park and kick-off the “most wonderful time of the year.” Participating Balboa Park museums open their doors free of charge from 5-9 pm both evenings and more than 300,000 visitors are expected to experience the joy of San Diego’s largest free community festival. Those who attend will participate in a truly multicultural experience, enjoying food, music and entertainment from around the world.

Sunday, December 3, 2021 – Post December Nights

We will be closed, as we will all be ”sleeping it off” after our big December Nights celebration!