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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Director Park Calendar

Drop-in activities including big chess, giant Connect Four, and board games will be available for park users to enjoy when staff are on-site. *Drop-in activities will not be available during rentals, inclement weather or when staff are not on-site.

Big Chess Hours
11:00am-4:30pm, daily, hours subject to change due to weather and events

Teachers Fountain
8:00am-10:00pm, daily, hours subject to change due to weather and events

Public Menorah Lighting and Festival of Lights celebration - Director Park

Director Park - Lower Terrace

Sunday, December 2 2018, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM


2 hours


Join us as the Chabad of Oregon hosts a Chanukah Menorah Lighting at Director Park


Event Types > Arts/Culture/Recreation


Join us as the Chabad of Oregon hosts the 35th Annual Chanukah Menorah Lighting at Director Park. Join the Festival of Lights celebration on the first night of Chanukah with music, traditional foods, children's crafts and a Menorah Lighting with dignitaries on Sunday, December 2nd from 4:00pm-6:00pm.   

Menorah Lightings occur each night through Sunday December 9th as follows:

  • Sunday, December 2nd         5:30pm
  • Monday, December 3rd         5:30pm
  • Tuesday, December 4th        5:30pm
  • Wednesday, December 5th   5:30pm
  • Thursday, December 6th       5:30pm
  • Friday, December 7th            3:00pm
  • Saturday, December 8th        6:00pm
  • Sunday, December 9th          5:30pm

For more information, please contact Chabad at (503) 977-7850 or email You can also contact Director Park, part of Portland Parks & Recreation, at (503) 823-8087 or visit us at