JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest


Each summer, the JCC of Greater Ann Arbor sends a team of Jewish teens to the JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest, a week long Olympic-style sporting competition (Games) and practice & performance (ArtsFest), in different cities across America.

Athletes and artists from all over the world also participate in community service projects and social activities to combine for an unforgettable experience and a week to remember.

Join us for a one hour informational meeting Sunday, December 6 at the JCC!

The 2016 Maccabi Games & ArtsFest will take place In:


              July 31-Aug 5 (Games)


Aug 7-12 (ArtsFest, Inline Hockey, Lacrosse)

Learn more about ArtsFest:






Check out all of last year’s fun in Milwaukee, Wisconsin!


Download the Parent Handbook!


Registration though the JCC of Greater Ann Arbor is below.  You will also need to complete all of the additional documents listed.

Rgistration is open until March 1.

  • JCC of Greater Ann Arbor Delegation Registration (Please note that the cost reflects the entire price to attend the JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest, and does not need to be paid in full at the time of registration.  Balances must be paid in full by June 1st).
  • JCC Membership (only register if not already a paying member.  Will be charged on your account if you forget this step)
  • Confirmation Kit (along with copy of birth certificate or social security card AND copy of front and back of insurance card) – due April 1 ($150 late fee)
  • Medical Form (required for both artists and athletes) – due May 1 ($150 late fee)
  • ATHLETES ONLY: Concussion From – due April 1 ($150 late fee)
  • ARTISTS ONLY: How to apply for ArtsFest
  • Online National Registration (Past participants will need to fill out, but will not need to create a new username or password)

Want to be added to our listserve? Have questions? Contact:

Deborah Ryan, JCC Maccabi Games & ArtsFest Delegation Head: (734) 971-0990 or deborahryan@jccannarbor.org

Ethan Krasnow, JCC Maccabi Games  & ArtsFest Director: ethankrasnow@jccannarbor.org


To donate to the Ann Arbor Maccabi Delegation, click here or ‘DONATE’ at the top right of your screen.

Thank you to those who have made Ann Arbor Maccabi possible, and thank you in advance to those who continue to show their support.