Menorah Lighting Events and Chanukah Celebrations



Local families enjoy Chanukah celebrations throughout the Hudson Valley

Menorah candle lighting

It's that time of year again. Families across the Hudson Valley are getting into the Chanukah spirit with community lighting ceremonies and celebrations. We have rounded them up right here for you! Due to the pandemic, many are online only.

November 28 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring teachers. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

November 29 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring volunteers. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

November 29 Firetruck Gelt Drop & Menorah Lighting
Thousands of chocolate gelt coins will be dropped from a firetruck. Plus, menorah and dreidel parachutes. Latkas, donuts, dignitaries, hot cocoa & cool gifts for all. Commuter parking lot at 70 Millpond Parkway, Monroe. 6pm

November 30 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring Elected officials. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

November 30 Grand Chanukah Celebration Donut Menorah
Giant donut menorah, hot dinner buffet, sizzling latkes, bowling, donut pinata, chocolate coins, dreidel games, and entertainment. Register by 11/23/21 for $18 per person.  After 11/23, the fee is $22 per person. Children under 2 are free. Colonial Lanes, 78 Brookside Ave., Chester. 5pm

November 30 Menorah Lighting
3rd night of Chanukah. Lighting of 9' Menorah. Donuts, Latkes, and Chocolate Gelt. Adams, 160 Old Post Rd, Wappinger. 5:30pm

December 1 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring first responders. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

December 1 Public Menorah Lighting
In front of Dutch's. Music, Donuts, hot latkes. 206 Rock Hill Dr, Rock Hill. 5:30pm

December 2 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring interfaith clergy. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

December 2 Menorah Lighting
5th night of Chanukah at 5pm. Lighting of 9' Menorah. Donuts, Latkes, and Chocolate Gelt. Village Green, Pawling. 5pm

December 3 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring essential workers/Kol staff. 290 North St, Newburgh. 4pm

December 4 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring new members of Kol. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

December 4 Chanukah Event
Grand Menorah lighting and fire show. Chabad of Rock Hill, 242 Old Sackett Road, Rock Hill. 4pm

December 5 Menorah Lighting
Menorah Lighting at Congregation Agudas Israel honoring everyone. Latke party. 290 North St, Newburgh. 6pm

Updated November 10, 2021




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