The eighth edition of the Atlanta Jewish Music Festival features 20 events over 18 days and includes local, national and international artists performing at venues across the city. For tickets visit

Thursday, March 2

Opening Night featuring Odessa/Havana

Hailing from Toronto, Odessa/Havana will take audiences on a cultural journey of Jewish melodies and Cuban rhythms led by award winning trumpeter David Buchbinder. Show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 -$36 21+

City Winery Atlanta, 650 North Ave NE, Atlanta

Friday, March 3

The Well featuring Rabbi David Spinrad and Sammy Rosenbaum

Let the spirit of Judaism touch your soul during the Well. Rabbi Spinrad of The Temple takes his monthly service to City Winery for AJMF8. 7:30 p.m. Free. Open to young adults.

City Winery Atlanta, 650 North Ave NE, Atlanta

Saturday, March 4

Sefardic Musical Journeys

Join Atlanta based jazz pianist David Marcus and an international ensemble on a musical odyssey through Sefardic lands. 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 advance, $20 door. Open to all.

Congregation Beth Haverim, 2074 Lavista Road, Toco Hills

Young Adult Purim Party

Join the MJCCA and the AJMF for the Young Adult Purim Party. Admission includes six beer tastings. 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 advance, $20 door. 21+

Orpheus Brewing, 1440 Dutch Valley Place NE, Atlanta

Sunday, March 5

ACFB Hunger Walk/Run featuring AJMF All-stars

The Atlanta Community Food Bank raises awareness for hunger relief with a 5K walk/run. 12 p.m. Open to All.

755 Hank Aaron Dr. SE, Atlanta

Atlanta Lovers of Music House Concert featuring Yotam Silberstein Quartet

Israeli guitarist brings his signature style of improvisation and melody to AJMF. 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 advance, $30 door. Open to All.

Private Dunwoody residence (address provided after purchase)

Thursday, March 9

International Night featuring Nick Edelstein, Foad Naraghi and Sarah Aroeste

AJMF songwriting commission winner Nick Edelstein performs with international artists Foad Naraghi and Sarah Aroeste. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 advance, $15 door. 18+

Eddie’s Attic, 515 N McDonough St, Decatur

Friday, March 10

Acoustic Shabbat featuring Rabbi Brian Glusman and Drew Cohen

Join Rabbi Glusman as he leads a special AJMF Shabbat service. 7 p.m. Free. Open to all.

Crema Espresso Gourmet, 2458 Mt Vernon Rd, Dunwoody

Saturday, March 11

Ahavath Achim Purim Klezmer Experience featuring MarlaTov Cocktails

Free. 18+

600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta

Bet Haverim’s Intergenerational Purim Celebration

6 p.m. Free. Open to all.

Congregation Bet Haverim, 2074 Lavista Rd, Toco Hills

Beth Tikvah’s Mel Brooks themed Purim Shpiel

Beth Tikvah reformatted music from Mel Brooks movies for a night of shtick and fun. Maariv 7:30 p.m. Shpiel/Megillah reading 8 p.m. Free. 18+

Congregation Beth Tikvah, 9955 Coleman Rd, Roswell

Beth Shalom’s Megillah and Tequila featuring Chaverim

Join Congregation Beth Shalom for Goza tequila and costumes. Megillah reading 7:30 p.m. Music, tequila and dancing 8:30 p.m. 18+

Congregation Beth Shalom, 5303 Winters Chapel Rd, Atlanta

Ladino Shabbat Jam featuring Sarah Aroeste

Sarah Aroeste closes out Shabbat with her unique sound accompanied by local musicians. Service 7:30 p.m. Oneg follows. Free. Open to all.

Congregation Or Hadash, 460 Trowbridge Rd, Sandy Springs

Sunday, March 12

Sarah Aroeste

Purim Family Concert featuring Sarah Aroeste

AMJF and the Marcus JCC host a Purim celebration for kids. 10 a.m. Free. Open to all.

Marcus JCC, 5342 Tilly Mill Rd, Dunwoody

Teen Battle of the Bands

High-schoolers compete in a battle of the bands. 4:30 p.m. $5 per person, $18 per family. Open to All.

Dunwoody Nature Center, 5343 Roberts Dr, Dunwoody

Temple Sinai’s Shushan Adult Purim Celebration

Enjoy dinner and a musical featuring lyrics adapted from “Chicago.” Dinner 6 p.m. Shpiel 7:15 p.m. $20. 18+

Temple Sinai, Ackerman Hall, 5645 Dupree Dr., Atlanta

Friday March 17

Shabbat Worship Service featuring Noah Aronson

Noah Aronson leads Shabbat services with his soulful acoustic inspirations. 6 p.m. Free. Open to All.

The Temple, 1589 W Peachtree St, Atlanta

Noah Aronson leads Shabbat services at the Temple March 17.

Idan Raichel

Experience the music of one of Israel’s most popular rock stars. 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets $48-$75. 21+
City Winery Atlanta, 650 North Ave, Atlanta

Saturday, March 18

ATL Collective Presents Licensed to Ill

Israeli rappers Axum, Peled, and Sagol 59 cover the Beastie Boys’ “Licensed to Ill” album live. Tickets are $20 advance, $25 door. 18+

Buckhead Theatre, 3110 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta

Produced by a partnership between the AJMF and ATL Collective, Israeli hip-hop artists Axum, Peled, and Sagol 59 will perform at the Buckhead Theater March 18.

Molly Blank Jewish Concert Series

Theatrical Outfit presents Baby That is Rock n’ Roll, music from 1956-1966. $18 with code AJMF2. Open to all

Breman Museum, 1440 Spring St NW, Atlanta