Experience an unforgettable Shabbat weekend in the heart of Chabad’s world headquarters with Jewish students from all over the world
like no other
Let us come together with song, dance, and gourmet Kosher food, as we invite Shabbat into our lives.
Are JEW ready for an explosive weekend full of new friends from Ghana to Charlotte and Jewish energy that will fire up your soul?
Hit Up NYC
Check out NYC’s city’s most famous landmarks with VIP tours and perfectly instagrammable moments
What to expect
Get ready to raise the vibrations big time!
EAT AND SHMOOZE
LEARN AND GROW
DISCOVER YOUR HERITAGE
LAUGH AND DANCE
NEW YORK EXPERIENCE
Celebrate, discover, learn, and laugh
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Hit Up NYC
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Crown Heights Walking Tour
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
Pegisha Kickoff: Smorgasbord & Shmooze
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Musical Opening Program
5:15 - 5:45 PM
Shabbat Candle Lighting Ceremony
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Kabbalat Shabbat/ Friday Night Service
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
HOSTED BY VARIOUS FAMILIES IN CROWN HEIGHTS
9:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Social Time & Engaging Sessions
11:00 PM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Light Breakfast & Chasidic Discourse Insights
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
2:15 PM - 6:30 PM
Soulful Sessions/social Space
6:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Mega Havdallah Concert
Pegisha Vibe - Live It Up At This Extravagant Saturday Night Social Scene
11:30 PM - 12:30 AM
After Hours Jewish Journey Via Music And Poetry.
*Note: The Sunday schedule is split into two groups. The exact schedule may vary.
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Breakfast + Resource Fair
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit The Rebbe’s Ohel
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch + Reflect
It’s Time To Say Goodbye
Pegisha NYC 2023
Pegisha isn’t simply an event; it’s an extraordinary opportunity. Throughout the weekend, you’ll dive into the lively ambiance of Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Prepare to immerse yourself in the authentic and enriching essence of Jewish life. Your unforgettable journey awaits!
Reserve your spot today!
For more information, see the Frequently Asked Questions below.
October 27—29, 2023
Frequently Asked Questions
Experience an unforgettable Shabbat weekend in the heart of Chabad’s world headquarters with Jewish students from all over the world. Pegisha isn't simply an event; it's an extraordinary opportunity.
Pegisha is an awesome weekend held in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Packed with engaging activities, inspiring speakers, valuable networking, good food, sightseeing opportunities, and much more.
Pegisha is a Shabbat experience held in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Packed with engaging activities, inspiring speakers, valuable networking opportunities, and much more. Pegisha is a Shabbat experience held in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Packed with engaging activities, inspiring speakers, valuable networking opportunities, and much more.
To register for the NYC Pegisha, you can sign up right on this page. Just scroll up a little bit!
Yes. Pricing is determined depending on your local group’s settings and activities.
All meals from Friday night through Sunday lunch are provided. You might be responsible for your own lunch on Friday afternoon or dinner on Sunday evening. Check with your group leader to find out more.
Crown Heights, Brooklyn, NY experiences cool temperatures during this time of year. Nighttime temperatures can drop to the 40s, and daytime temperatures are typically in the 60s. It’s recommended to check the weather online for ZIP code 11213 before packing.