About the Shabbaton

The International CTeen Shabbaton is an annual weekend retreat for Jewish teens from around the world. For the past nine years, thousands of teens have forged new friendships while experiencing a meaningful Shabbat, all in one of the most exciting cities in the world- New York City.

G‑d willing, this year's Shabbaton will take place in New York on February 24-26th.

Some of this year's Shabbaton features include: hitting the tourist hot spots, visiting Jewish attractions throughout Brooklyn, the CTeen Choice Awards, and singing and dancing at a massive concert in the heart of Times Square!

Building on the incredible success of the past Shabbatons, this year's fresh program and revised itinerary promise to be unmatched.

Prepare for an unforgettable weekend of excitement. A weekend of friendship and memories. A weekend of inspiration, Jewish pride, and unity. Prepare for the International
Cteen Shabbaton.




Program begins 8:00 AM Friday morning and ends at 4:00 PM Sunday .


Tour the Big Apple's diverse landmarks and attractions with a variety of exciting tracks.

Uplifting Shabbat:

Enjoy spirited Shabbat meals, services and exciting activities. Interact with Jewish celebrities.

Saturday Night:

Head out to party in the heart of the city that never sleeps.


Explore your heritage with a taste of tradition and, of course, lots of shopping! Pray at the Rebbe's Ohel (resting place). End off the weekend at the Farewell Banquet, which will feature delicious food and the much anticipated CTeen Choice Awards.

Stay tuned for more details....


The CTeen International Shabbaton is open to all Jewish teens in the community, regardless of affiliation.


CTeen is a social club where teens learn about themselves and their heritage through giving to others and participating in interactive, hands-on activities. With over 200 chapters, in 19 countries, CTeen is the fastest growing network for Jewish teens.