Skateboard version of the Titanic, Zombies, Trump takeoffs and more hit the streets of Israel during Purim 2017.
An electric skateboard version of the Titanic won over the Internet for Purim 2017. But Trump lookalikes, Zombies and an array of other colorful characters also made lots of folks smile during this year’s Purim festival.
The Purim holiday is a time of celebration and also a time for self-expression. Israeli creativity is at its best as children and adults dress up for the holiday.
Aviram Carmeli, of Tel Aviv, dressed up as Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet – stars of the “Titanic” movie — and rode through city streets on an electric skateboard that looked like the ill-fated cruise ship.
This was actually the second time Carmeli hit online fame for Purim. Last year, he converted his electric skateboard into a flying carpet and donned an Aladdin costume while riding through the streets of Tel Aviv. Read more