Lifecycle Events

The Kaplan Mitchell Retreat at Ramah Darom offers a breathtaking space for your Bar or Bat Mitzvah, wedding or other life celebrations. Our breathtaking North Georgia Retreat Center includes three dining rooms, private waterfall, serene lake, fitness center, and business center and variety of recreational activities, unique gathering spaces and lodging options.

The Kaplan Mitchell Center is a kosher facility, under the supervision of the Atlanta Kosher Commission, with an Eruv.

Our talented staff will make sure your event runs smoothly so you can enjoy your simcha without worrying about the details.

  • Our Executive Chef Tzvi Weinreich will help you select a spectacular, seasonal menu that will “wow” your guests and meet your personal vision, taste and budget. Click here for sample menus.
  • We partner with local production companies and vendors to stage large-scale celebrations on our campus, and are happy to work with your choice of local flower, photography, music and entertainment vendors.
  • We are always happy to arrange nearby gold, horseback riding, winery tours and whitewater rapids excursions for our guests.

Your Simcha or Retreat Package at The Kaplan Mitchell Retreat Center at Ramah Darom includes:

  • Discounted group room rates
  • Customized Kosher menu options
  • Complimentary challah for Kiddush
  • Use of our synagogue and/or beautiful outdoor spaces for your service
  • Use of our recreational facilities and meeting spaces
  • Use of our sports courts and fields
  • and so much more

Contact us with any questions – we hope we have an opportunity to welcome you and your family to our mountain playground!

The center is available for rentals from mid-August through May, and our calendar fills up very quickly so be sure to book soon.


Eliana Leader
Director, Kaplan Mitchell Retreat Center at Ramah Darom
678 996 2830