Santa and his tree may get most of the pub, but the the Festival of Lights can thrown down some seriously fun events too.
Not only is there a 25-foot-tall menorah and festival in Union Square for Chanukah 2012, but there’s also a kosher beer party, a festival in Ghirardelli Square, a tasty “latkepallooza” that takes us through eight days of crazy nights.
Got a fun Bay Area Chanukah event to share? Leave a comment below and let us know!
Saturday, December 10
It’s so much fun-ukkah to celebrate Hanukkah in Paris! Well, in San Francisco, but like you’re in Paris. At Hanukkah in Paris you’ll enjoy a night of holiday celebrating with a purpose at a swanky dance party with fun hanukkah-themed activities. Other than just getting so …
Sunday, December 11
Join the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center for a big Hanukkah Party in Marin from 11:30 am to 2 pm on Sunday, December 11, 2016.
Free, but please bring lightly used or new coats & non-perishable healthy food to donate to those in need. This is …
Get creative at Latkepalooza, a DIY fair that celebrates Hanukkah with live music, crafts and games will be available for children and families.
Other activities include a Hanukkah gift shop and wine tasting. Cap off the afternoon with a community sing-a-long and get ready to start off the festival of Hanukkah …
Saturday, December 24
Celebrate Hanukkah 2016 with the 42nd annual lighting of the 25 foot tall mahogany Bill Graham Menorah in Union Square. Lighting ceremonies take place from December 24 throught January 1, 2016, at approximately 5 pm on most days (Friday is at 3 pm and Saturday is at ...
Tuesday, December 27
Join them for the second annual Grand Menorah Lighting at the Petaluma River. There will be:
Greetings by assembly member Marc Levine
Spectacular light-up & fire juggling and magic performance by Award Winning Dan Chan.
Latkes, donuts, and chocolate “gelt”
Chanukah craft, music, grand raffle
Special Chanukah giveaway for first …
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