Maccabi Opening Ceremonies


Sunday, August 5, 2018

Santa Ana Stadium
602 Flower Street, Santa Ana 92703

Doors open 5 p.m. Pre-show 6 p.m.
Parade of athletes starts promptly at 6:55 p.m.


Free tickets are available at the JCC front desk

Merage and Alpert JCC members and residents of Orange County and Long Beach are invited to attend the Opening Ceremonies FREE. Avoid the lines and get tickets in advance from the JCC front desks with valid i.d.

All attendees must show credentials or i.d.

Anyone that is not a JCC member and/or resident of Orange County or Long Beach can purchase tickets at 

Santa Ana Stadium parking fees apply

Open seating


Opening Ceremonies Attractions

Welcome by Master of Ceremonies, Doug Gottlieb, CBS Sports

Performances by The Maccabeats, Russian Bar Trio,

and the L.A. Chargers Spirit Team


Parade of Athletes

Tribute to the Munich 11

Torch Passing and Lighting of the Cauldron (Olympic flame)


 Watch the full recording of Opening Ceremonies here



Lead Sponsorship by Jewish Federations & Family Services, Orange County and Henry and Susan Samueli.