NFTY-CAR NFTYPalooza: Beach Bash

September 2, 2019
Emanuel Congregation & Lane Beach, Chicago, IL

Slather on your sunblock and put on your best beach outfit! Join NFTY Chicago Area Region (CAR) for a great afternoon of music, team building, beach games, yummy snacks, and a fun afternoon with friends!

NFTYPalooza is open to all Jewish 6th-12th graders in the entire Chicago area.

Registration Opens July 8, 2019

Regular: $25 USD

Space Available: $30 USD
Register after Wednesday, August 28, 2019
(must be approved by regional director)

This event is open to any Jewish teen in grades 6 to 12.


  • All fees are in US Dollars
Participants can also be dropped off and picked up by a parent or guardian. High schoolers can drive themselves to the event as long as they follow Illinois state laws. Parking is limited at the venue, so we highly recommend carpooling if you are not taking the bus. Buses will be provided from the following locations for an additional $15

Transportation Type  Drop-off/Pick-up location Address Departure Time

TO the event

Arrival Time

FROM the event

Bus NFTY Office 1121 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield 1:00 PM 6:00 PM
Bus Congregation Etz Chaim 1720 S. Highland Ave, Lombard 12:50 PM 6:15 PM
Bus Oak Park Post Office 1116 Garfield Street, Oak Park 1:20 PM 5:45 PM

Participants will receive an email confirmation letter one week before the event. The confirmation letter will include finalized bus arrival and departure information, a list of items to bring and other important information regarding the event.
If you need to cancel, the registration fees you paid will be refunded as follows:

Through August 5, 2019 – 90% of the registration fees paid

Through August 12, 2019 – 75% of the registration fees paid

Through August 19, 2019 – 50% of the registration fees paid

After August 19, 2019, we will not be able to issue any refunds for cancellation. If you have a documented medical emergency and must cancel after August 19, 2019 you will be refunded 75% of the registration fees you paid. Please allow up to six weeks after the conclusion of the event for your refund to be processed.

All cancellation requests must be in writing. We will accept cancellations by email to nftycar@urj.org. We’re sorry, but we cannot accept cancellations over the phone. Please leave valuables at home. Do not bring jewelry, electronic devices or large amounts of cash. Each participant is responsible for his/her belongings.