2019-04-05 | Upcoming Events

Mimouna!

Urban Adamah and JIMENA invite you to a Saturday night Mimouna celebration on the farm! Mimouna is a traditional festival celebrated by Moroccan Jews the day after Passover, marking the return to eating chametz (leavened foods). Families open their homes to neighbors and friends, and fill their kitchen tables with an abundance of delicious sweets symbolizing fertility, joy, success, health, and prosperity.

Berkeley, CA. May, 4th. 7:30PM

Urban Adamah and JIMENA invite you to a Saturday night Mimouna celebration on the farm! Mimouna is a traditional festival celebrated by Moroccan Jews the day after Passover, marking the return to eating chametz (leavened foods). Families open their homes to neighbors and friends, and fill their kitchen tables with an abundance of delicious sweets symbolizing fertility, joy, success, health, and prosperity. Mimouna is the beginning of the Spring season and a time to celebrate friendship, community, coexistence, luck, and good fortune. We hope you will celebrate with us this year. All are welcome! 

Schedule and Program:
7:30 pm – 10:30 pm: Traditional sweets & desserts (mufleta!), drinks (arak!), henna, a kaftan photo booth, and more. 
8:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Havdalah and dance performance
9:00 pm – 10:30 pm: DJ and dance party

All wine served will be from Covenant Wines, Urban Adamah’s exclusive wine sponsor.

Tickets are available until sold out! Early bird tickets are $18 and available until Thursday, April 18th. Regular tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. No one turned away for lack of funds.

Accessibility Notes: This event will be held in our heated, ADA accessible tent. We will have a specific section marked for accessible seating. We have one accessible parking spot in our lot, however please leave time to find street parking if needed, as our lot fills up quickly. FM receivers are available for those hard of hearing.

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

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