The fifth annual Great Jewish Family Festival celebrates Jewish identity, promote community friendship, warmth and unity in Metro-Detroit, and welcomes people of all ages, religions and backgrounds.

The festival is in honor of the Jewish Holiday Lag B’omer which celebrates the anniversary of the passing of the great sage and mystic Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, author of the Zohar. It also commemorates the disciples of the great sage Rabbi Akiva and his message of brotherly love. More info about Lag B'omer here.


5:30-6:45 PM
Pizza Dinner

Delicious Kosher Pizza dinner from Jerusalem Pizza will be available for purchase.

Brownie bars and Snow Cones will also be available for purchase.


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5:30-6:45 PM
Family Fun Activities

Join the Holiday fun! 
Giant 27 ft. Slide!
Foam Machine Pit!
Marshmallow Roasting!
Firetruck and Fire Safety Demonstration!
Face Painting!
Hockey Tournament!
& More!

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6:45-8:00 PM
Show & Bonfire

Dramatic and Engaging Stunt and Juggling Show with Rufus the Dufus!

Gather 'round the bonfire for  songs and music!

Tour the the Nature Center and explore the Nature Walk! 

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