You already love the vibe of Shabbat at your college Chabad House. Pegisha does it bigger, better, longer and with way more people. Our weekend Shabbat parties unite hundreds and thousands of Jewish students from your state, your country and beyond for a wild and wonderful weekend of singing, dancing, food and frivolity. Celebrate Shabbat like never before. You might learn a thing or two, too.
Uplifting Shabbat Evening Services
Breakfast Closing Program
Join the Pegisha Party
Link up with Jewish students from all over the world for a 3-day Shabbat extravaganza.
Eat. Think. Celebrate.
Connect with friends, sing, dance and learn Jewish lessons from top-notch scholars.
Become a True Leader.
Tap into the source of true leadership, grow into an empowered and inspirational Jew.
Great things come in different flavors
- If you are 18-20 years old, this is the track for you! Join us for a full agenda of food, friends, and festivities from Friday morning to Sunday morning. The fun doesn’t stop when Shabbat ends. If anything it’s just getting started!
- If you are 21 or older, join us on the Pegisha + track. This is an incredible opportunity for growth and connection. With unique, graduate level workshops, hundreds of new friends, and a wine tasting too, you’re sure to have an unforgettable weekend!
Your school must be enrolled by your Chabad Rabbi in order for you to register. Please contact your Chabad Rabbi to see if he enrolled your school.
This event is for every Jewish student. You must be a current full-time student, joining an authorized Chabad on Campus affiliated group. Student ID will be required at check-in and the Saturday Mega-Event.
No the event is for all Jewish students no matter your background.
Contact your Chabad Rabbi regarding lodging details.
General registration does not include travel, unless stated otherwise. Refer to the registration form or contact your Chabad Rabbi for details.
Pegisha is heavily subsidized by philanthropists George and Pamela Rohr, and other generous donors. For Pegisha, registration fee is $69 (early bird $49). For Pegisha+, the registration fee is $94 (early bird $74). Choose your specific school to view full registration and/or travel packages for your group.
The fee covers lodging at local hosts, meals, events. workshops, and Saturday Mega Party. Your local Chabad on Campus affiliate may charge additional fees for events and/or travel specific to your group. For more information contact your Chabad Rabbi.
Pegisha runs all weekend long from Friday at 8 AM through Sunday at 4 PM. Specific Chabad on Campus affiliate groups may personalize events and times for its group. For specific questions regarding your schedule please contact your Chabad Rabbi.
For a weekend to remember...
Supersize my Shabbat! That’s pretty much what you’re saying when you sign up for International Pegisha, a weekend get-together for Jewish students (more than 1,000 from all over the world). There’s singing, dancing and Shabbat candle-lighting, even lessons on Jewish life.
Join us in Brooklyn, NY on November 8-10, 2019!