New York 🇺🇸 Israel celebrated its 70th birthday in New York City’s Times Square on June 3rd. The event sponsored by the Consulate General of Israel in New York and the Ministry of Culture and Sport featured singer Shiri Maimon and DJ Omri Anghel.
The party began as Times Square’s famous billboards transform into a homage to Israel’s heritage of innovation and its miraculous first seven decades. Many Hollywood celebrities including Mayim Bialik, (CBS-TV’s The Big Bang Theory) featured on the famous Times Square screens and shard their enthusiasm and pride for the country.
The whole Square area transformed into a giant Israeli block party for New Yorkers, Israelis, and international tourists alike to celebrate together, according to a press release.
During the celebrations, winner song “Toy” performance by Netta Barzilai was screened all over the square.