We are excited to be hosting our Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles) celebration this October 5 - October 12, 2016. Come join brethren from all over the world in the beautiful Smoky Mountains of Eastern Tennessee. We will be hosting this year’s event on The Mountain Lake Ranch, which features:
We will begin accepting reservations for Sukkot 2017 following Shavuot (Feast of Pentecost). Please be advised that M.T.O.I. is not able to reserve the rooms by the day, only for the entirety of the feast. If you need a hotel style room but will not be staying for the duration of the feast, you have the option of staying in an off-site hotel. The hotels are all located within an easy range of the ranch. You can download the PDF of hotels and make your reservations.
Have questions about the Feast of Sukkot? Here are some teachings that can answer many of your questions.
To make a payment with a check IN FULL, calculate your reservation payment by totalling the registration fees, children's program fees (if applicable), and one night's deposit for your room. Or make a payment in full for the total amount. Mail your check to:
Attn: Rabbi Steve Berkson
5002 Howardsville Road
Apison, TN 37302
To make a payment online via PayPal, calculate your reservation payment by totalling the registration fees, children's program fees (if applicable), and one night's deposit for your room. Multiply this total by 3%. Add the resulting 3% to your reservation payment. We are charged a 3% processing fee by PayPal for all payments processed through their system. We are asking you to help us cover the burden. If you do not want to pay the processing fee, then please consider mailing us a check at the address above. Otherwise, make your online payment by clicking on the button below:
Each year we receive requests for assistance to attend our feast day gatherings. Would you prayerfully consider helping someone else attend this year's event by donating to our benevolence fund and thereby blessing someone else? Your generous contributions are greatly appreciated and help us to ensure that everyone can enjoy the feast regardless of economic circumstances. To donate to our benevolence fund, click on the Feast Benevolence Donation button below.
Here are the directions to The Mountain Lake Ranch:
The Mountain Lake Ranch
2865 Mountain Ranch Drive
Dandridge, TN 37725
From Knoxville, take 140 east to exit 407 (Hwy 66). Go south (right) on Hwy 66, 2 miles to the next traffic light (Exxon Station). Turn east (left) on Hwy 139 (Douglas Dam Road). Go approximately 3 miles, just past Hwy 338, to The Mountain Lake Ranch on the right.
From Asheville, NC or Bristol, TN, go west on 140 to exit 412; turn south (left) on Deep Springs Road. Go 3 miles to lake and end of road. Turn right (west) on Hwy 139. Go approximately 2 miles and as you round a curve, you will see our sign on the left and 2 entrances to enter The Mountain Lake Ranch.
If you have any questions or concerns about the above information, please do not hesitate to give us a call at (423) 825-4975.
We hope to see you there!