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Purim

 Wednesday, Feruary 28 - In Clay County

New this year: Fascinating Sand art multimedia Megillah slideshow!
Enjoy Festive Purim music, entertainment and special craft for kids!
Location: Chabad of Clay County

For more information or to rsvp email info@jewishclaycounty.com or call 904-290-1017

To help cover costs of this event be a co-sponsor for $36.
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Thursday March 1 - In Mandarin

26th Annual Community Purim Celebration
Event to take place on Thursday, March 1- 5:00 pm at Chabad Headquarters in Mandarin.

The cost of tickets this year has been slashed to only $10 an adult when purchased in advance, by February 22, and $8 per child or student.  After February 22 or at the door: $18 per adult and $10 per child or student.

In addition to the joyous Purim spirit, for which the annual event has become popular, this year the crowd will be entertained with live music and song, by the popular David Babinet, baritone opera star.

David Babinet baritone opera star and sommelier: From the stage of the LA Opera to the cantor’s pulpit, Mr Babinet's repertoire is vast and eclectic, he moves audiences with his beautiful voice in concert performances, as well as sharing his knowledge and passion for wine.

David’s vast musical repertoire spans from opera to popular classical songs, to Broadway and of course to the well-known Yiddish songs, and Chassidic Nigunim.

Some of the pieces you may hear David perform are: The Toreador Song from Carmen, O Sole MioGranadaIf I were a Rich ManTo Life To Life L’Chaim from Fidler on the Roof, A Yiddishe Mame, Sheyibone Beis Hamikdosh by Kossouvitsky among many other favorites.

Additionally, enjoy a sampling of wine from around the globe, learn what kosher wine is, how to enjoy it and relax to a serenade of exotic melodies.

The celebration will open with a social hour offering a huge selection of great kosher wines and other fine spirits. 

The menu will include a delectable NYC style buffet dinner with all the favorites including: Deli, hot dogs, knishes, half sours,pretzels and more,  that will have you coming back for seconds..

Prepare to be entertained, filled with food and enjoy a jolly Purim atmosphere.

The festival is sponsored by Chabad of Northeast Florida, Mandarin/Headquarters, the Beaches, Southside, S. Augustine, Clay County & S. Johns.

Tickets may be purchased in advance from one of the above listed Chabad Centers, or by clicking here

The cost of tickets this year has been slashed to only $10 an adult when purchased in advance, by February 22, and $8 per child or student.  After February 22 or at the door: $18 per adult and $10 per child or student.

 

A Megillah Reading will take place at 4:30
pm, preceding the event.

 

Click here to learn more about Purim