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Highlights for the 8th Annual Jewlicious Festival Feb. 24-26 at Queen Mary, Long Beach


jeweliciousBy: Valerie Milano

Long Beach, CA (The Hollywood Times) 2/20/12 –  The nation’s largest Jewish weekend cultural event, the three-day festival will bring a hip modern approach to Jewish culture through world-renowned musicians, artists, speakers, activists, and change makers. Jewlicious unites people from around the world through Jewish music, arts and culture in a fun setting. Special Guests include phenomenal actress and PhD in Neuroscience Mayim Bialik (Blossom, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Big Bang Theory), L.A.’s Popular Reggae & Ska band – The Aggrolites plus two of America’s Funniest Men, Todd Barry (The Wrestler, Louie, Flight of the Conchords, Letterman, Conan) and Moshe Kasher (2009 iTunes comic of the year, Jimmy Fallon, Chelsea Lately). Also in attendance musicians: Moshav, Wellspring and Dustbowl Revival will be playing sets as well.    The eclectic and transformative celebration has been described as a special blend of TED, Burning Man and Jewish summer camp. In past years the popular festival has attracted more than 1,000 Jewish students and young adults from 20 states, six countries, and more than 60 colleges and universities. The festival will feature many other speakers and educators addressing critical issues including social justice, alternative energy, The Occupy Movement, Israel and Jewish spirituality and sexuality Go Nuts at Jewlicious for $20 on Saturday night, Feb. 25th. Can’t make it for the whole weekend? Attend their legendary concert for $20! Saturday Night @ Jewlicious, Feb. 25th 8:30pm Jewlicious Festival’s Main Stage Concert features the most upbeat band in LA, The Aggrolites. http://jewliciousfestival.com