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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

We are accepting 2019 rental applications  - contact 503-823-8087 for information and availability.

Big Chess Hours & Drop-in Board Games
Hours and days are subject to change due to weather, rentals, events and staffing. 

Teachers Fountain 

April-September: 9:00am-10:00pm daily. Hours subject to change due to inclement weather and events.  

Menorah Lighting and Festival of Lights Celebration at Director Park

Director Park - Lower Terrace

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


Join us as the Chabad of Oregon hosts 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.

The Festival of Lights Celebration on Sunday, December 2, marks the first night of Chanukah with music, traditional food, children's crafts, and a Menorah lighting with dignitaries from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Click here to view event information on Facebook. 

  • Dreidel Man
  • Music
  • Chanukah Treats
  • Grand Menorah Lighting

Menorah lightings occur each night through Sunday, December 9 as follows:

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