The Safed Klezmer Music Festival takes place each summer around August 18th, 19th, and 20th. The Safed Klezmer Music Festival attracts several musicians within Israel and from around the world who perform in 8 venues such as the (open air concert stage on Jerusalem Street, in front of the Art galleries on Arlozorov Street, Wolfson Community Center or the Saraya, and other stage locations) throughout the Old City, Safed.
The Klezmar Performances take place between 9:00 PM until mid-night during the three day event. The Safed Klezmer Music Festival attracts over 200,000 people from around the world to hear the free performances of traditional Jewish music of both solo and group performances. Visitors can also check out the work of many of Safed's Khabbalistic Artists' seen along various streets throughout the Old City, Safed (Tzfat). Visitors are recommended to plan ahead to attend the Safed Klezmer Music Festival since Accommodations in the Old City, Safed (Tzfat) are booked months in advance.