Holiday Celebrations

Urban Adamah runs community-wide celebrations at our farm site for Jewish holidays throughout the year including the major agricultural festivals of Passover (March/April), Shavout (May/June) and Sukkot (October) as well as Tu B’Shevat, Purim, Lag Ba’omer, Tu Ba’av, Hanukkah and more. We also hold monthly shabbat gatherings and special havdalah ceremonies throughout the year. Celebrations are held in conjunction with other local Bay Area Jewish institutions and include activities geared for adults and children of all ages.

Upcoming

High Holidays 5778

with Urban Adamah and Torah of Awakening

September 20, 2017 - September 30, 2017

Dance your prayers, drop into your heart and open to the fullness of the new year.
WE ARE COMPLETELY SOLD OUT OF TICKETS FOR ROSH HASHANAH & YOM KIPPUR SERVICES. WE HOPE TO SEE YOU NEXT YEAR.


Settle in the Sukkah

Settlers of Catan Tournament

October 7, 2017 - October 8, 2017
7:00 pm - 12:01 am

Sukkot is a harvest holiday. What better way to celebrate than by harvesting resources to win the tournament of a lifetime? Join us for a Settlers of Catan Tournament!


Eat, Pray, Lulav: Sukkot Harvest Festival

October 8, 2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us on the farm for Urban Adamah’s signature family Sukkot celebration! Performances by Melita & Isaac Zones, a Sukkot Puppet Show by Jen Miriam, farm activities, games, and more!


Party in the Sukkah: Adults Only

October 9, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Join Urban Adamah, Covenant Winery, Moishe House East Bay, The Jewish Studio Project, and JIMENA as we say celebrate to Sukkot in style with a bonfire, locally brewed beer and wine, and a live performance by BOLO!


Kabbalat Shabbat with Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah

October 20, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Zusha in Concert

November 2, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Live at Urban Adamah: Come enjoy the magic of ZUSHA, a Hasidic/Soul/Folk band that mixes old world themes with modern original melodies


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

November 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Past

Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

September 15, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

August 11, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Kabbalat Shabbat with Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah

July 21, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Kabbalat Shabbat with Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah

June 23, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Spring Festival of Learning/Lag Ba'Omer Celebration

May 14, 2017
1:00 pm - 7:30 pm

A day filled with learning from amazing teachers for adults and a keynote address from Rabbi David Ingber. There will also be fun farm activities for kids! In the evening will gather by a fire, count the Omer, and boogie the night away to tunes from Kugelplex.


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm with Rabbi David Ingber

May 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Community Mimouna Celebration

April 22, 2017
8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

A festive post Passover celebration with traditional desserts, clothing, latern making, belly dancers, songs, a dance party and more!


Shabasana: Where Shabbat Meets Vipasana

A Day Long Meditation Retreat

April 22, 2017
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Join us for a contemplative chanting and day long silent meditation retreat on Urban Adamah’s new farm. No meditation experience necessary!


Passover Farm Seder - Sold Out

April 13, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

A Passover Seder like no other!


Kabbalat Shabbat with Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah

April 7, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

March 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Purim Like It's 5777

March 11, 2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Dance, sing, revel in costume and experience the magic of Purim on the farm.


Dare to Prepare Purim: Flip It and Reverse It

March 2, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jewish Studio Project and Urban Adamah invite you for an evening of fantasy, intrigue, and reversal, as we Dare to Prepare for Purim!


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

February 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Tu B'Shevat Farm Seder - Sold Out

February 11, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

An unforgettable party with a six course dinner and sweet libations that’s become an annual community favorite.


MaMuse - Sold Out

February 4, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy whimsical harmonies and spiritual ballads from musical duo MaMuse.


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

January 13, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


4th Night Hanukkah Farm Fest & Open Mic

December 27, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Delicious latkas, homebrewed cordials, sufganiyot, a giant chanukiah, an open mic on our new farm!


Brews, Beats, and Bonfires: Darshan on the Farm

December 10, 2016
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Enjoy brews and a bonfire with Camp Tawonga and URJ Camp Newman and a special West Coast concert from Darshan.


Kabbalat Shabbat with Urban Adamah and Wilderness Torah

December 9, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Shabasana: Where Shabbat Meets Vipasana

A Day Long Meditation Retreat

December 3, 2016
9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Join us for a contemplative chanting and day long silent meditation retreat on Urban Adamah’s new farm. No meditation experience necessary!


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

November 4, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Celebrate Shabbat with a special musical service, with dancing, poetry, meditation and a collective of musicians.


Party in the Sukkah: Adults Only

New Site Grand Opening

October 23, 2016
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Urban Adamah, Covenant Winery, and The Jewish Studio Project as we say goodbye to Sukkot in style with a bonfire, locally brewed beer and wine, ancient Sukkot/Shmini Atzeret rituals, and a live performance by BOLO!


Eat, Pray, Lulav: Sukkot Harvest Festival

New Site Grand Opening

October 23, 2016
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for the grand opening of Urban Adamah’s new farm with a family Sukkot celebration! Performances by Melita & Isaac Zones, Banana Slug String Band and more!


Kabbalat Shabbat on the Farm

July 22, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Start Shabbat with soulful music, beautiful community and a vegetarian potluck!