WINTER WEEKEND – December 2/3 2016
SPRING FESTIVAL – May 18/19/20 2017
Jacob's Ladder Folk Festival is a unique musical and social event which takes place twice a year in two different formats for lovers of all aspects of folk music from Bluegrass to World music, from Irish jigs to Country Rock, from Blues to Bagpipes.
This year’s exciting 40th Anniversary Spring Festival was held on May 19-20-21st 2016 on and around the pastoral lawns and beach and in the various indoor halls of Nof Ginosar Hotel on the shores of Lake Kinneret.
From Thursday afternoon until late Saturday afternoon, the festival features 37 concerts, 5 dance workshops: American folk dancing, Swing and Irish folk dancing, 3 Body & Soul dance workshops: NIA, Rio Abierto and Tedarim Betnuah, Yoga, Tai Chi/Chi Kong, Master classes in Blues Harmonica, Ukulele and Voice Strategies for Singers, Jam sessions of all types in every possible corner, Juggling, and other fabulous activities in the Jacob’s Ladder spirit. Handicrafts for children, swimming in the lake and pool and free camping make this a perfect weekend for singles, families, teens and seniors.