The 21st Annual Chanukah Menorah Parade will honor our greater Houston area First Responders, whose selfless dedication saves thousands of lives each year.

The Chanukah Menorah Parade is a beloved Houston tradition that brings people together to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Chanukah. The parade features 50 vehicles adorned with Menorahs accompanied by Houston area Police, Fire trucks, EMS, and Rescue vehicles.

Thursday, December 7th, 2023


Departing from Chabad Outreach Center, the parade will be escorted by motorcycle mounted police traversing through Houston with music, lights, Party buses, and a Hummer Limousine! 

  • Your assigned parade placement will be emailed to you after your registration is received.
  • Vehicles must be parked in assigned spots prior to departure. 
  • Arrive at Chabad Outreach between 4:00pm – 4:45pm to stage and prepare for launch.
  • The parade will begin at 5pm sharp.
  • Each Party bus will have a fun program with a leader on board making sure children are having fun and being safe**

Event Schedule:

  • 4:00pm - Parade vehicle placement and parking
  • 5:00pm - Program begins at Chabad Outreach Center with remarks from esteemed guests, enchanting music, delectable Chanukah treats, and exciting prizes for children.
  • 6:30pm - The parade triumphantly returns to Chabad Outreach Center, leaving behind a shimmering trail of warmth and inspiration.

The Chanukah Menorah Parade serves as a radiant beacon of hope and unity, reminding us of the enduring spirit of the Jewish people and the transformative power of light over darkness. Join us as we illuminate the streets of Houston with the brilliance of Chanukah and honor our Houston area First Responders.


** Children may only ride in the Party Bus or Hummer Limo if they have preregistered.

Parade participants MUST REGISTER their vehicles and
have a Menorah installed before the Parade.

To participate in this magnificent Parade

Register Here