15th Annual Miami Beach Community Chanukah Festival December 11, 2011
Posted on 12/05/2011 @ 09:30 AM
The 15th Annual Miami Beach Community Chanukah Festival will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2011 from 11 am- 3 pm at 4100 Prairie Ave., Miami Beach, FL. 33140 (North Beach Elementary School). Organized by the Miami Beach JCC and in partnership with area synagogues, day schools, and Jewish organizations, families will join together for a festive day of continuous entertainment, games and rides, interactive children's activities, arts and crafts, a performance by Ziggy the Clown, and festive holiday food. This year's program will also be expanded to include a Chanukah Bazaar.
This event will offer carnival attractions including a rock climbing wall, giant slide, carnival swings, Rock Band game center, and a variety of bounce houses and obstacle courses; carnival game booths; a petting zoo; interactive children's Chanukah activities; make your own dreidels, menorahs and Chanukah cards; continuous entertainment; choir performances; interactive DJ; community organization run activities; and more.
Pre-registered admission to the Chanukah Festival (www.mbjcc.org/chanukah) is $40 per family or $10 per individual and admission at the door is $45 per family and $12 per individual. Admission includes access to all attractions, and one latke and doughnut per person. Food will be provided by Tasty’s Beach Café and tickets to buy food will be available for purchase. Cotton candy and popcorn will also be available for a minimal fee.
This fun-filled family event is presented by the Miami Beach Jewish Community Center and the following participating organizations, schools, and synagogues: BBYO, Beth David Congregation, Beth Israel, Center for the Advancement of Jewish Education (CAJE), Jewish Community Services of South Florida, Lehrman Community Day School, RASG Hebrew Academy, Temple Beth Shmuel Montessori, Temple Beth Sholom and Temple Menorah.
The event is made possible with the support of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.
For further information, please call the Miami Beach Jewish Community Center at 305-534-3206.