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Purim Celebration and "Lots of Food" Cooking Contest
Sponsor Congregation Or Chadash of Chicago
Type of Event Religious Services
Description Join us for an evening of Fun, Food and Observance with a special Or Chadash flair! Compete in our “Lots of Food” Cooking Contest or just vote (Chicago style) for the tasty winners. Next, hear how Esther saved the Jewish People during our Persian exile as we read the Megillah in English. Last but not least, we'll have our delightfully irreverent Purim Shpiel! This event is BYOB Contest Details: Golden Esther Awards are given for best “Entrées”, “Side Dishes”, “Desserts”, and the coveted Golden Bubbie will be given to the most popular dish. To enter, e-mail with: Your name, recipe, category and any special set-up requirements or kitchen reservations by Wednesday Feb19, 2013. • Each dish should try to accommodate at least 20 sample portions. • Dishes cannot contain pork, shellfish or meat and dairy mixed in the same dish. • Dishes must be ready to serve by 6:00pm. $5 suggested donation includes five voting tickets. Additional votes can be purchased for $1 each. Participants are encouraged to vote Chicago style! Proceeds go to Or Chadash Charity initiatives. Contest 6:00 pm Megillah Reading 7:00 pm Purim Shpiel Performance(s) 8:00 pm Awards and After Party to follow
Date/Dates February 23 2013
Times 6:00 PM - 10:00 pm
Cost $5 suggested donation
Street Address 5959 N. Sheridan Rd Google Map
Location Chicago, IL 60660 United States
Contact Information
Contact Name Laurel Grauer
Phone Number 1 773.271.2148
Additional Information
Religion Jewish - Reform
Audience Adult Children of Interfaith Relationships, College Students, Couples, Families, Gay/Lesbian, Grandparents, Men, Parents, Parents of Children in Interfaith Relationships, People of All Faiths, Singles, Teens, Women
People who are interested in Spirituality, Synagogues and the Jewish Community, Shabbat and Other Holidays