The Maccabiah Games and Events in Jerusalem - Jerusalem Municipality

The Maccabiah Games and Events in Jerusalem

Many of the Maccabiah games are happening in Jerusalem as well as specila Maccabiah events.

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7/9/2017

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 The Maccabiah in Jerusalem

The city of Jerusalem was chosen as the main city to host the 20th Maccabiah events and will open in a spectacular opening ceremony on 6/7/2017 at Teddy Stadium. There will be a variety of events and competitions in the city of Jerusalem throughout the games.

About 3,000 athletes will participate in 14 sport facilities across the city. Sports halls have been upgraded and renewed. For the first time, Jerusalem will host hockey games in the new Pais Arena hockey rink. Hockey competitions will take place starting on July 5 and the spectacular final will take place on July 15.

For the first time, the city will host athletics competitions in Jerusalem at the Givat Ram Athletic Stadium, which has been upgraded and now hosts national and international competitions. The Kraft Family Sports Campus, which includes two soccer fields and a regulation size football field, will host games. Soccer games will also be held in Bayit VaGan and other lots that were established and upgraded in the capital. Volleyball competitions will be held in a variety of facilities and gymnasiums in Jerusalem.

 

 Maccabiah Timetables in hebrew and English

 

For Timetables and Athletics Competition in Hebrew click here

For Maccabiah Games in Jerusalem in English click here

 

Maccabiah Public Events in Jerusalem

 

July 7, 2017 - First Kabbalat Shabbat: The Hatachana Compound (Old Train Station) in Jerusalem

A special Kabbalat Shabbat will take place at the Old Train Station of Jerusalem and will be the first of two Shabbat meals that the Maccabiah will host.
 

July 7, 2017 - Street party in Jerusalem

The Jerusalem Municipality is hosting a party on the most lively and fun street in the city! Everyone is invited to join us on Ben Yehuda Street, to dance, meet friends, relax and eat the best shawarma and rugellach that the State of Israel has to offer. Live performances will delight you and make everyone jump.

July 10, 2017 - The Maccabiah Night Race in Jerusalem

All the Maccabiah competitors are invited to participate in a night race, and choose between 3 heats: 5/10/22 Km.
The run will take place throughout Jerusalem and end with a big party at the station compound. Begins at 19:30.

July 13, 2017 - Bar / Bat Mitzvah ceremony at the Western Wall

If you ever dreamed of celebrating your Bar / Bat Mitzvah at the Western Wall, this is the perfect opportunity! This is a relatively new tradition in Maccabiah, which allows you to explore your Jewish roots in the ancient and modern capital of the Jewish People, Jerusalem. The Maccabiah organizes two Bar and Bat mitzvah events: the first will take place on July 13; the second will be held on July 17.

Everyone is invited to come and celebrate!

In honor of the event, a special ceremony will take place at the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem.

July 15, 2017 - Ice Hockey Final!

In honor of the 20th Maccabiah and for the first time in the history of the city, the Jerusalem Municipality has established a professional ice hockey hall, one of its kind in Israel, which will enable competitions in this sector in the capital.

Come watch the top hockey teams, the battle for gold! The Master's game will take place on July 14, and the opening game will be played on July 15. All games will be held at the Pais Arena Stadium.

July 17, 2017 - Second Bar / Bat Mitzvah ceremony at the Western Wall

Your great dream was to hold your Bar / Bat Mitzvah ceremony at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, and missed the first opportunity? How great to have a second chance!

The Maccabiah holds a second Bar / Bat Mitzvah ceremony at the Western Wall of Jerusalem. This is a relatively new tradition in Maccabiah, which allows you to explore your Jewish roots in the Old City of Jerusalem.

Everyone is invited to come and celebrate!

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