Celebrate Chanukah in the Village

For the third year in a row, the Chabad in Medford NJ is bringing the Chanukah Walk back to Main Street in Medford. Chanukah starts on December 7th, the same day as the walk this year! Spend an enchanting night of Chanukah celebrations with your loved ones as the Chabad in Medford, NJ transforms Main Street Medford into a haven of festive cheer during their Chanukah celebrations. This vibrant event promises an enriching Chanukah experience for the whole family, combining traditional rituals with modern delights. Get ready for a magical evening filled with exciting activities, crafts, and giveaways that will leave you with cherished memories.

Event Details:
Date: Thursday, December 7, 2023
Time: 5:00 pm
Starting Location: Medford Village Park – Gazebo, 16 North Main Street
Tickets: this is a free event, but RSVP is required!

As you arrive at the Gazebo, your first stop, you’ll be welcomed with a map of vendors, guiding you through the heart of the Chanukah festivities. The air will be brimming with excitement as families come together to partake in the joyous occasion.

At 7:00 pm, witness the Grand Menorah Lighting at the corner of Main Street and Allen Ave, at Tomlinson Park. This iconic moment marks the commencement of a night filled with dazzling attractions.

Exciting Features:

  • Trackless Chanukah Train: All aboard for a delightful ride through the festive wonders of Main Street.
  • Chanukah Giveaways: Take home a piece of the celebration with exciting giveaways from local vendors.
  • Latkes, Donuts, and Hot Cider: Indulge in traditional Chanukah treats to warm your heart and delight your taste buds.
The Chaunkah Train will be near South Street this year!
  • Fire Truck and Photo Booth: Capture the magic with a photo session beside a fire truck, creating memories to last a lifetime.
  • Chanukah Video Truck Presentation: Immerse yourself in the spirit of Chanukah with a captivating video presentation.
  • Candle Making: Unleash your creativity with a hands-on candle-making activity, perfect for all ages.
  • Holiday Fun at Game on Arcade: Enjoy some friendly competition and entertainment at the local arcade.
  • Chanukah Beer at the Brewery: For the adults, savor the Chanukah spirit with specialty Chanukah brews.
  • Judah Maccabee: Meet and greet this iconic figure, adding a historical touch to your Chanukah experience.
Chanukah Walk attendees play at Game On Arcade!
At Lower Forge Brewery, Chanukah Walk attendees sip brews like “Menorah IPA” and others that are designated Kosher by Rabbi Kahan
  • Crafts & Activities: Engage in a variety of crafts and activities suitable for every member of the family.
  • Music and More: Groove to the rhythm of Chanukah tunes and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere.

This extraordinary event is entirely FREE OF CHARGE and promises a delightful evening for all. Ample street parking will be available as the street is remaining open for this event, ensuring easy access to the festivities. Additional parking can be found at various locations, including Medford Village Park (Gazebo), Rear parking lot J.S. Braddock Agency, 18 North Main Street, 17 North Main Street (Public Parking), Medford Memorial Community Center, and Chabad.

Participating Vendors:

  • Wonder World
  • Lower Forge Brewery
  • Game on Arcade
  • Medford Arts Center
  • Medford Fire Department
  • Medford Community Center
  • Pride Paws
  • Antiques at 9 S. Main
  • The Zen Den on Main
  • Girlfriends on Main

This spectacular Chanukah celebration is proudly presented by Chabad in Medford, located at 74 South Main Street. For more information, contact them at 609-451-3522 or via email at Info@ChabadMedford.org.

Rabbi Kahan & his family from the Chabad in Medford, NJ

Event Organizer Rabbi Kahan & his family from the Chabad in Medford, NJ

Join us as Main Street Medford radiates with the spirit of Chanukah, creating lasting memories for you and your family. Embrace the magic of the season and make this Chanukah one to remember! Be sure to register ahead of time!