Happy New Year!
Join us for the High Holidays at Chabad SF

Rabbi's Message

We at Chabad SF join you in hope and prayer as together we approach the new Jewish year of 5783.

Together we'll listen to the call of the Shofar, taste the sweetness of the Apple-and-Honey, recommit to G‑d on Yom Kippur.

Join us this year to celebrate together,
in our community—and with your pre-holiday preparation online.

Wishing you a happy & sweet New Year!


Service Schedule

Note: Please check each service location as they are different


Rosh Hashanah Evening // Sep 25

Location: Trellis Workspace
981 Mission Street

Rosh Hashanah Dinner: 6:00pm RSVP Required-Click Here to RSVP

Rosh Hashanah Day 1 // Sep 26

Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel
345 Stockton Street

Morning Service: 10:00am
Kids program with Morah Tzippy:
from 10:30am to 12pm
Shofar Sounding: 11:00am

Rosh Hashanah Day 2 // Sep 27

Location: Chabad SF
496 Natoma Street

Morning Service: 10:00am
Shofar Sounding: 11:00am
Holiday Ends: 7:37pm


Yom Kippur Night // October 4

Location: Fairmont Hotel
950 Mason Street

Candle Lighting/Fast Begins: 6:30pm
Kol Nidrei Services: 7:00pm

Yom Kippur Day // October 5

Location: Fairmont Hotel
950 Mason Street

Morning Service: 10:00am
Yizkor Memorial: 11:30am
Mincha: 5:30pm
Neila Services: 6:30pm
Holiday/Fast Ends: 7:25pm
Light Refreshments Will Be Served\

(Pre-Yom Kippur Meal 10/4:
*@Chabad SF 496 Natoma street* RSVP Required - email [email protected] )


Seat Reservations

The prayers are warm. The melodies are timeless. The people are friendly. The kids have a program. And everyone feels at home.

Welcome to high holiday services at Chabad of S. Francisco. Where we already saved you a seat. Services conducted in English and Hebrew, with simultaneous insights and explanations into the prayers, practices & rituals. Special children’s holiday program & service.

Advanced RSVP recommended.

Suggested Donation $36 per person


Kids' Program
Led by our experienced and energetic Morah Tzippy, we will provide fun and educational programs for your children while you attend services. Each group will enjoy age appropriate games, stories, discussions, prayers and songs.
September 26 from 10am till 12pm

Tashlich Service
In the late afternoon of Rosh Hashana, the entire community joins together in a proud processional for the observance of tashlich. Representing the themes of renewal and rejuvenation, this tradition also has a way of demonstrating a spirit of communal solidarity as young and old march and sing together while en route to perform a fascinating mitzvah.

Holiday Meals
Please join us for our wonderful High Holiday Meals full of inspiration, traditions and delicious food.

Rosh Hashanah Evening // September 25

Jew Year's Eve Party, Services and Community Dinner will take place at Trellis Workspace, 981 Mission Street


Holiday Appeal
Increase your generosity of tzedakah (charity) during the High Holiday season. "Repentance, prayer, and charity take away the severity of the decree".

Holiday Guide
Holiday Prep
Rosh Hashanah Megasite
Yom Kippur Megasite
Holiday Times

Further Reading
The High Holidays is a time when we reflect the past year, and affirm our membership for the incoming year in the Jewish nation. Take a few moments and read some interesting and new handpicked High Holiday features from our site. You'll find something to share with your family, and perhaps gain a new perspective on the high holidays.