High Holidays Services & Tickets

 

 


Many Orange County congregations offer free or reduced-price High Holiday tickets for young adults and students. To receive your High Holiday tickets, please contact the congregation of your choice from the list below.

 

Scroll to the bottom of the page for complete list. If the congregation you are looking for is not listed, please contact them directly for information on services.

 

 

 

Beit Ha Lev, House of the Heart, Inc.

Location: Leisure World, Seal Beach, CA - Clubhouse 6, Room B (upstairs)
Contact: Rabbi Galit Levy-Slater, duets@icloud.com / 562.715.0888 or 562.493.2680
Website: https://www.facebook.com/beithalev
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur (Healing service and meditation)

  • Potluck Break Fast
  • No family services; no childcare 
  • Services are free for everyone

Sign Up Instructions: RSVP to Rabbi Galit Levy-Slater

 

 

Chabad Center for Jewish Life

Location: The Duke Hotel (formerly the Fairmont), 4500 MacArthur Blvd, Newport Beach, CA  92660​
Contact: ​  info@jewishnewport.com​, 949.721.9800​
Website: ​www.JewishNewport.com
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Tashlich, Kol Nidrei, Yom Kippur.

  • Family services available
  • No tickets required. Free for everyone to attend
  • Childcare available at no cost

Sign-Up Instructions: Visit www.JewishNewport.com.

 

 

Chabad Jewish Center of Laguna Beach

Location: 30804 S. Coast Hwy.  Laguna Beach, 92651
Contact: Perel Goorevitch 949.499.0770, perel@chabadoflaguna.com
Website: www.chabadoflaguna.com
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Tashlich, Kol Nidrei, Yom Kippur

  • Communal Break-Fast
  • Children's program / Junior Congregation
  • Seat reservations $180.00 suggested donation.
  • All are welcome. No tickets/membership required. No one turned away due to lack of funds

 

 

Chabad of West Orange County
Location: 5052 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach
Contact: info@chabadhb.com, 714.846.2285​
Website: www.chabadhb.com

  • Services: Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Tashlich at the park, Yom Kippur eve and all day
  • Children's program during services
  • No membership required

Sign-Up Instructions: Contact us for reservation.

 

 

Congregation B'nai Israel (Conservative)

Location: 2111 Bryan Ave., Tustin 92782
Contact: Sandy Klein, 714.730.9693
Website: www.cbi18.org
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Tashlich
Family Services, Junior Congregation

  • Break-the-Fast catered by Parties By Panache
  • Free for college students with valid student ID and military
  • Discounted rate for singles/couples under 35 - $180 per ticket for all services, includes membership
  • Free childcare during services - Deadline to sign up for childcare - September 15

Sign-Up Instructions: Please contact the Temple office to purchase tickets, sign up for childcare, or for more information.  

 

 

Congregation Shir Ha-Ma'alot (Reform)

Location: Temporary Off-Site Location for HHD, Mormon Center at 23 Lake Road, Irvine
Contact: Lindsey Morlan, 949.857.2226 
Website: www.shmtemple.org
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Selichot, Tashlich, 

  • Break-Fast
  • Family services available, children's workshops
  • Free for college students with valid student ID 
  • Discounted rate for singles/couples under 35
  • Discounted membership rate for families with young children - Membership includes tickets: $200 for adults 29 or under; $400 for adults 30-35
  • Childcare during services: Rosh Hashanah / Yom Kippur mornings - $10 for non-member, $5 for members. Sign up by September 13

Sign-Up Instructions: Contact the Temple office to purchase tickets.

 

 

Jewish Collaborative of Orange County (Traditional and Alternative Options for Celebrating Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur)
Location:
St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 2200 San Joaquin Hills Rd., Newport Beach
Contact: Joy@jewishcollaborativeoc.org, 949.402.8004
Website: https://jewishcollaborativeoc.org/2017/07/22/high-holidays/
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Tashlich
Family services

  • Free for college students with valid student ID and military
  • Rosh Hashanah Dinner
  • Individual, couples and family tickets available
  • ​Childcare available
  • Healing Wholeness Workshop

Sign up Instructions: Reserve your tickets online

 

 

Temple Bat Yahm (Reform)
​Location: 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach
Contact: 949.644.1999
Website: www.tby.org
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2,  Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Tashlich
​Family Service Available

  • Break Fast
  • Children's activities and breakout sessions
  • Free for students
  • Free for military with valid ID
    Childcare available for ages 2 years - 2nd grade during morning service on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur only
  • Discounted tickets for members' immediate family - $180 per person includes all Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Services

Sign Up Instructions: Contact temple office or visit website.

 

 

Temple Beth El of South Orange County (Reform & Conservative)

Location: 2A Liberty, Aliso Viejo 92656
Contact: Myka Thompson, 949.362.3999 ext. 316 ​
Website: www.tbesoc.org 
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2,  Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Tashlich
Family Services Available

  • Break Fast 
  • Free for college students with valid student ID (donation requested)
  •  Free for active military (donation requested)
  • Childcare during services - $26 per child per service available Rosh Hashanah Day 1 and Yom Kippur (9:45 a.m. -12:30 p.m.) - Deadline to sign up for childcare - September 8

Sign-Up Instructions: Online

 

 

Temple Beth Shalom (Reform)
Location: 2625 N. Tustin, Santa Ana
Contact: Tjweinthal@tbsoc.com, 714-628-4600
Website: www.tbsoc.com
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur
Family Services Available

  • Work with everyone who asks for tickets to ensure they get tickets for whatever they are able to contribute​
  • Childcare available; $20 per child, per service. Sign up by Sept 11

Sign-Up Instructions: Call Temple Office for sign up form.

 

 

Temple Beth Tikvah
Location: 1600 N. Acacia Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92831
Contact: info@tbtoc.org, 714.871.3535
Website: www.tbtoc.org
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur
Family services available

  • Services are not for sale. Just Come. Call the temple office to arrange for a Security Credential. Donations are appreciated but not required. 
  • Childcare available. Donation appreciated but not required. Deadline: 2 days before holiday

Sign-Up Instruction: Call the TBT office 714.871.3535 or email info@tbtoc.org

 

 

Temple Judea of Laguna Hills (Conservative)

Location: 24512 Moulton Pkwy, Laguna Hills
Contact: tjoffice@templejudealw.org, 949.830.0470
Website: www.templejudealw.org
Services: Selichot, Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur
Family Services Available

  • Free for college students with valid student ID
  • Free for active military with ID
  • Discounted rate for singles/couples under 35 - $150 inclusive for all services
  • Discounted rate for families with young children - $150 inclusive for all services

Sign-Up Instructions: Call Temple Office. Please note that ticket prices count towards annual membership if you choose (Family membership $800/year; Single-parent family $450/year)

 

 

University Synagogue (Reconstructionist)

Location: 3400 Michelson Dr., Irvine 92614
Contact: office@universitysynagogue.org
Website: www.universitysynagogue.org
Services: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Rosh Hashanah Day 1 & 2, Kol Nidre, Yom Kippur, Selichot

  • ​Family Services Available
  • Free for college students with valid student ID
  • Free membership to those under the age of 40 which includes free High Holy Day tickets. 
  • Childcare available, Free for members; $50 for non-members per child per day - Deadline to sign up for childcare - August 29

Sign-Up Instructions: Call the University Synagogue office at (949) 553-3535 or www.universitysynagogue.org