Other Holiday Experiences

The Blast
Monday, September 6 at 4:00 pm
LOCATION: Your neighborhood
The night before Rosh Hashanah begins, take part in a city-wide shofar blast as we come together to celebrate this sacred season. Use our community map to pin your location or to find out where you can go to hear others blow the shofar.

Renew, Relax, Return: A Rosh Hashanah Journey
Wednesday, September 8 at 10:00 am

LOCATION: Sixth & I

The New Year offers us an opportunity to renew our spirits and return to our deepest selves. Embark on this journey as Rabbi Nora and Rabbi Benjamin Shalva lead Jewish meditation, mindfulness, and movement. No prior experience or background necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and come as you are. Register here.

Tashlich Ritual: Casting Away Our Regrets
Wednesday, September 8 at 5:30 pm
LOCATION: An accessible DC waterfront. The exact location will be shared with attendees.

On the second day of Rosh Hashanah, gather together for tashlich, a cathartic tradition for the Jewish New Year in which we toss pieces of old bread into a body of water to symbolically cast away regrets and disappointments from the past year. Led by Rabbi Nora and Rabbi Ilana Zietman from GatherDC. RSVP here

DC Jews on Bikes will organize a group ride to the waterfront starting at Sixth & I at 5:00 pm. To participate, register here.

High Holiday Services Schedule

Kol Nidre

Wednesday, September 15

  • Signature Service – 7:00 pm ET SOLD OUT

Yom Kippur

Thursday, September 16

  • Signature Service – 10:00 am ET SOLD OUT
  • Express Service – 5:30 pm ET