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Chicago Passover 2020 Guide

ChiTribe Passover Guide

Passover 2020 is here and Chicago is, well Chicago is probably not ready for it. Is anyone ready for Quarantine Seders 2020? This year is different than all other years, but seders are happening virtually and nationally. Find all the information to celebrate Passover in Quarantine in Chicago 2020.

When is Passover 2020?

Passover 202o begins Wednesday April 8th and 9th. After two nights of Seders, the holiday continues for the next week.

When does Passover 2020 end?

Passover 2020 ends Thursday April 16th 2020.


Passover Food

Passover Shopping Click for the list>>
Where to Buy Matzo Click for the list>>
Where to Order from Click for the list>>
Kitniyot?! Click to read more>>
Keep Healthy Click to read more>>

Seder to Go and Passover Meals

Lakeview Chabad is delivering all of the supplies for the Seder right to your door. Find out more about “kosher Seder in a box”, Shmurah Matzah, Wine and Kosher for Passover meals. Learn more>>

The Seder 101

Seder: How to Seder Click to read more>>
Four Cups of Wine  Click to read more>>
Four Questions of Creativity Click to read more>>
Four Questions of Business Click to read more>>


Kitniyot are Kosher 2020

Be careful when you are shopping, some traditions allow Kitniyot, but some people still don’t eat it. Learn more from Rabbi David Russo.

Where To Buy Passover Products You Need – from 2019

Honestly, you can buy Kosher for Passover food a lot of places in Chicago. Costco, Walmart, Jewel-Osco, Mariano’s, and Whole Foods. If you are able to go shopping during this time, click the link to see more details. OR USE INSTACART AND STAY HOME.

Passover Pro-tips from Rabbi Jeff (all applicable for virtual seders)

Rabbi Jeff Stombaugh has your back with some epic Passover pro-tips for Passover beginners and experts. 

Healthy Kosher for Passover Snacks

Don’t gain the CORONA 19! Stay healthy and stay inside this Passover 2020. While in self-isolation and during this stressful time, it can also be hard to eat right. Jake Dermer from www.doitatyourdesk.com has some tips on eating healthy during Passover.

Need a Drink this Passover?

Also, wine, don’t forget about wine. You are supposed to drink 4 cups but Jaclyn Nagel has some advice on drinking wine during Passover that will make you the hit of your seder. If you bring wine, you know there will be enough. 


Passover Events in Chicago 2020

ONLINE AND VIRTUAL FOR QUARANTINE 2020

Do not spend Passover alone (virtually). There are a ton of Passover Events in Chicago to distract you from Corona and the 11th Plague. 

Pre-Passover Events

Passover Seder Night 1 April 8th 2020

PRE PASSOVER FOOD PICK UP AT BASE HILLEL LINCOLN PARK 11AM-5PM

Passover Seder Night 2 April 9th 2020

Passover Chol HaMoed

April 10 – Shabbat

April 11

April 12

PASSOVER FOOD PICK UP AT BASE HILLEL LINCOLN PARK 12PM-6PM

Break the Fast


From Slavery to Redemption, Stay Gluten-Free

Find all the Passover Events Online and in Chicago on the ChiTribe Calendar