Opening Night: The Borscht Belt — Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland

Join us for an opening night event.  The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America’s Jewish Vacationland presents Marisa Scheinfeld’s large-scale photographs of abandoned sites where Borscht Belt resorts and bungalow colonies once boomed in the Catskill Mountain region of upstate New York. This traveling exhibition assembles images Scheinfeld has shot inside and outside former structures that once buzzed with life as summer havens for generations of East Coast American Jews and New Yorkers.

The event is free to attend, registration is required and space is limited.

Presented By:
Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida
Dates:
June 6, 2024
Price:
Free, donations accepted
Time:
6:30 - 8 p.m.

Join us for an opening night event.  The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America’s Jewish Vacationland presents Marisa Scheinfeld’s large-scale photographs of abandoned sites where Borscht Belt resorts and bungalow colonies once boomed in the Catskill Mountain region of upstate New York. This traveling exhibition assembles images Scheinfeld has shot inside and outside former structures that once buzzed with life as summer havens for generations of East Coast American Jews and New Yorkers.

The event is free to attend, registration is required and space is limited.