FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I attend if I cannot make it the whole four days?

Yes, you can! Check out our commuter & one-day options on the Registration Fees page.

What will my kids be doing all day while I'm participating in sessions?

Kids get to participate in the Gan or Camp Limmud during the day, both included in the child registration fee. In the evenings, babysitting or Kids’ Night Out is available for an extra fee. Please see the Camp Limmud page for more details.

I want to attend LimmudFest this year, but I don’t have a car. Can I ride with someone?

We’ll set up a ride-share spreadsheet and send a link to all registered participants when registration closes in August.

I am interested in volunticipating (volunteering + participating). How can I get involved?

Send a message to info@limmudse.org to get plugged in to a volunteer team!

What is LimmudFest's Shabbat policy?

Limmud brings together hundreds of of Jews from diverse backgrounds who come with a wide range of observance, Jewish knowledge, and comfort with Jewish tradition. During LimmudFest, we seek to create a Shabbat atmosphere by asking participants to refrain from using cell phones, electronics, cars, cameras, and musical instruments in public spaces during Shabbat.

What level of Kashrut can I expect at LimmudFest?

All food and drink provided at LimmudFest is under rabbinical supervision and adheres to an Orthodox standard of kashrut at all times. All meat is Glatt and all dairy is Cholov Yisrael. No outside food or drink is permitted into the dining hall at any time. Please email info@limmudse.org with any concerns or questions.

What if I want to bring my tent and go camping?

Join our Tent Cities – Quiet Camp or Social Camp. Bring your tent and all camping supplies. You will have access to shower and restroom facilities in a nearby cabin.

How much does LimmudFest cost?

Please see the Registration Fees page for detailed information.

Where is LimmudFest?

LimmudFest is located in the beautiful North Georgia mountains at Ramah Darom (70 Darom Lane, Clayton, GA 30525).

What does Limmud mean?

In Hebrew, Limmud means “learning.” Limmud Atlanta & Southeast is part of the international Limmud community, which is dedicated to Jewish learning in all its variety.

When is LimmudFest?

LimmudFest begins the Friday of Labor Day Weekend and ends on Labor Day every year. LimmudFest 2018 is August 31-September 3.