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LimmudFest

A celebration of Jewish thought, arts, culture and learning!

LimmudFest at Ramah Darom

September 2-5, 2022 

LimmudFest at Ramah Darom is a celebration and festival of Jewish thought, arts, culture, life, learning and teaching. Join us in the North Georgia mountains with hundreds of Jews from all walks of life, all Jewish backgrounds, all lifestyles and all ages for a full schedule of workshops, discussions, arts, music, performances, text-study sessions, yoga, hiking and more.

A weekend to remember:
  • Sessions exploring Jewish perspectives on culture, food, politics, history and more
  • A magic Shabbat in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Multiple prayer and spirituality options available
  • Limmud Gan / Camp Ramah @ Limmud – up to age 12
  • Havdallah around the campfire
  • Saturday night Gala musical performance
Pricing

2021 Pricing

Camping $199/person
Shared Cabin (group or multi family) $300/person
Single Family Cabin $360/person
Standard Hotel-2 or more adults $425/person
Standard Hotel-Single Occ. $575/person
Deluxe Hotel-2 or more adults $575/person
Deluxe Hotel-Single Occ. $725/person
Cottage (Min. 2 adults) $650/person
Ages 3-17 $150/person
Ages 0-2 Free

Pricing per person for the weekend includes all housing, food, drink and activities from Friday, August 27 through Sunday, August 29. Check-in Friday begins at 3:00pm, check-out Sunday is 1:00pm.

Scholarships are available!

Housing

Tent Camping

Adults sitting in chairs laughing

There is plenty of space to pitch your tent on our beautiful campus. Spend your days under a shady tree and your nights under a starry sky. Enjoy the great outdoors knowing that a bathroom and shower are just a few steps away. Bathrooms and showers will be available for use in designated areas.

Cabins

Interior bunks

Cabins are spacious and nestled throughout the campus. Each cabin offers a dorm-style bunking area and private twin rooms with shared stalls, showers, and sinks. All cabin rates are based on shared space. Linens are provided but beds are not made up. * The private room within each gendered and communal cabin is available on a first-come basis.

Hotel Rooms

Interior of hotel beds

All hotel rooms have a private bathroom, table, and chairs, heating and air conditioning, complimentary toiletries, and bed and bath linens. These hotels are located up a steep hill with stairs, boardwalk and walking paths to the main areas of the campus. Standard rooms have two queen beds. Some connecting rooms are available.

Deluxe Hotel Rooms

Hotel Beds

Deluxe hotel rooms are larger rooms with either 2 queen beds or 1 king bed, a deluxe tub and a mini-fridge. The deluxe rooms in the Welcome Center are an easy, flat walk to the Levine Center where meals are served and most of the action takes place. Some connecting rooms are available.

Cottages

Interior of cottages

All cottages are brand new with a kitchenette, private patio, bathroom with walk-in shower, king-sized bed and sleeper sofa. These beautiful cottages are located on our new boardwalk with both stair and ramp access to the main areas of the campus. There is a minimum of two people per cottage.

COVID-19 Protocols

LimmudFest COVID safety information: Limmud Atlanta + SE and Ramah Darom are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our participants and staff. To that end, all guests ages 12 and up must be fully vaccinated (post 2 weeks of a second shot of Moderna or Pfizer, or single shot of J&J) by August 26 in order to attend.

As the recommendations of the CDC and our medical committee are constantly progressing, we will have a final set of COVID-safety protocols announced in early July. Registration is fully refundable until August 1.

Please read our COVID-19 Prevention Protocols.

Immunization Policy

Immunization Policy

Ramah Darom requires that all guests and visitors, including children of all ages, follow the vaccination requirements recommended by the Center for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.

Note that not all states have the same requirements, but ALL vaccinations recommended by the ACIP are required at Ramah Darom Retreats.

Guests attending a Ramah Darom Retreat must provide confirmation that they have read the immunization policy and are up-to-date on all required vaccinations. Retreat registration forms will ask guests to certify that they, and all members of their immediate family attending a Retreat, meet all immunization requirements. We will not require guests to submit their medical records except in exceptional circumstances.

Check-in: August 27, 2:00-6:00pm ET
Check out: August 29, 3:00pm ET

Questions?

Contact: Adina Rudisch, Limmud Atlanta + SE Program Manager
Email: info@limmudse.org

Venue

Ramah Darom
70 Darom Lane
Clayton, GA 30525

Phone: (706) 782-9300

Driving Directions

LimmudFest is a partnership program between Limmud Atlanta & Southeast and the Kaplan Mitchell Retreat Center at Ramah Darom. Flip through our photo gallery to get a taste of the magic.

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Here are more ways to experience Ramah Darom as a family:

Book It To Shabbat with PJ Libary, a fun-filled Shabbaton where the magic of Camp and PJ Library characters are brought to life. Now including a PJ Our Way TrackWinter Break Family Camp, Camp for the whole family with counselor-led adventures, a magical Shabbat and a rockin’ New Year’s Eve; Summer Family Camp, family fun and a Camp test drive while Summer Camp is in session; Camp Yofi for families with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder; Passover Retreat, an all-inclusive, kosher for Passover vacation for the whole extended family.

 


Whitney Kweskin, GA

“Ramah Darom is a breath of calm in a busy, confusing world. It has also been a place of beginnings for me: Limmud was my first introduction to the Atlanta Jewish community, it was the birthplace of the chavura I’m a part of now, and Ramah Darom was where my husband and I were married and began our life together. I would say it’s pretty important to both of us, and we look forward to returning as often as possible as a family.”