Happy New Year!
Join us for the High Holidays at Chabad Lubavitch of Northern Virginia

Service Schedule

Rosh Hashanah Evening-
Friday September 15th

Evening Services: 6:45pm
Candle Lighting: 7:00pm
Rosh Hashanah Community Meal: 7:30pm

Rosh Hashanah Day 1-
Saturday September 16th 

Preliminary Service: 9:15 am
Morning Service: 10:30 am
Adult Learners Discussion: 11:00 am
Childrens Program: 11:00 am
Rosh Hashanah Shabbat Kiddish: 12:30 pm
Mincha and Evening Services: 6:45 pm
Light Candles after 7:56pm

Rosh Hashanah Day 2-
Sunday September 17th

Preliminary Service: 9:15 am
Morning Services: 10:30 am
Adult Learners Discussion: 11:00 am
Children’s Program: 11:00 am
Shofar Sounding: 12:00 pm
Mincha and Evening Services 6:45 pm
Tashlich: 7:10 pm
Holiday Ends: 7:54pm

Yom Kippur Night-
Sunday September 24th 

Kol Nidrei service: 7:00-8:30 pm

Yom Kippur Day- Monday September 25th

Preliminary Service: 9:15 am
Morning Service: 10:30 am
Adult Learners Discussion: 11:00 am
Children’s Program: 11:00 am
Yizkor Memorial Service: 12:00 pm
Mincha: 4:40 pm
Neilah Closing: 5:40 pm
Fast/ Yom Kippur Ends: 7:41 pm

Services Followed by Buffet Break-Fast


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 Northern Virginia. 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: $100 per adult. $30 per child.

Childrens Program
Led by our experienced and energetic group leaders, 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.
Programs runs from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm every holiday day. 

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.

We will be meeting for Tashlich with our Fairfax Jewish Community at 
3800 Glenbrook Rd, Fairfax, VA 22031 on Sunday, September 17th at 7:15 pm. 

Snacks, inspiration and community!  


Holiday Meals
Please join us for our wonderful High Holiday Meals full of inspiration, traditions and delicious food. The meals will take place at...

Rosh Hashanah Evening,
Friday, September 15th

At Chabad 3939 Prince William Drive, Fairfax VA 22031

Candle lighting at 7:00 pm
Meal at 7:30 pm 



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.