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If you like connecting, creating or competing with other teens from around the region, the country and the globe, then you will love the JCC Maccabi experiences. 

Athletes as young as nine years old can get a taste of the Olympic-style games by participating in our one day Mini and Junior Maccabi games held at JCCs across the Mid-Atlantic region.

By the time you reach age 13 you are ready for the big time! The JCC Maccabi Games® and the JCC Maccabi ArtsFest® have provided life-long memories for thousands of teens over the years and now it’s your turn to experience this five-day whirlwind of sports, creativity, socializing and social action, while forming friendships with teens from across the continent and beyond.


Mini & Jr
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We are still awaiting information if the tournament will happen in 2022. Please check back for details.

JCC Maccabi ArtsFest
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Unfortunately there will be no JCC Maccabi Artsfest offered in 2022. We are hopeful the program will resume in 2023. Please check back in fall 2022 for details.

JCC Maccabi Games
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July 31 - August 5, 2022 | San Diego, CA
Ages 13-16
The JCC Maccabi Games® have been offering a life-and personality-shaping experience to Jewish teenagers since 1982. Now you can be one of the 6,000 teens from around the world to participate in this five-day Olympic-style sporting event held each summer in several North American cities. Beyond the athletic competition, the Games promote community involvement, teamwork, and pride in being Jewish. 

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