Yes, it is that time of year once again, the holidays are approaching, and our community will come together to celebrate.
Chabad is excited to continue to offer our annual Chanukah activities and add a few more, all this in an effort to bring the community together to celebrate the holiday of lights and hope.

Light up the night - Monroeville 2023

We are so excited to once again partner with many community partners and organizations to bring you this incredible annual event!This year we will have a many activities, including:
  • "Gfariti" Menorah Lighting
  • Comedy magic show
  • Outdoor carnival games
  • Robotics club
  • BY POPULAR DEMAND: 2500+ chocolate coin "Gelt drop" from atop a Fire truck latter.
  • Parachute Menorahs
  • Chanukah Arts & Crafts
  • Cool Chanukah light up toys for all!
  • Guess the Draidel count and WIN!
  • Delicious Chanukah refreshments.
  • Warm drinks
  • and our ever so popular, performance of Chanukah songs by our Gateway students.

Thursday, December 7th at 5:00pm at the Monroeville community Park west.

This event is FREE and OPEN TO ALL!

We appreciate our sponsors who enable us to pull off such an event for the community FREE of charge.


Sponsors and partners:

Spitzer Toyota Monroeville

Upmc East Hospital

Allegheny Health Network Forbes Hospital

Monroeville Foundation

Monroeville Public Library

Chabad Jewish Center of Monroeville

Monroeville Cleaners

Monroeville Area Chamber Of Commerce

Visit Monroeville

Local officials and dignitaries will be in attendance to help us celebrate. 

Own a business? Please consider sponsoring this event. Would your organization like to partner with us?
Contact Rabbi Mendy: 412-512-0171 [email protected]


For more info on the other Chanukah events see below:

Home Depot Menorah Workshop (Date: December 3, 2023)

Women's Pre-Chanukah night out (Date: November 29)- Menorahs & Martinis

Special men's Club BLT  (Sunday, December 10)

Community Chanukah Italian dinner and game night (Tuesday, December 12)

more coming...