Hanukkah is here! It’s time to put up the menorah, light candles, and have a family dinner. There are lots of different ways you can get into the spirit of Hanukkah, from lighting candles every night, playing dreidel games, singing songs together…the list goes on and on! Hanukkah is the festival of lights and there are plenty of Hanukkah event celebrations happening in Los Angeles for you to enjoy with your friends and loved ones.
Check out our list below for some places to go this holiday season! And for more holiday fun, check out our Community event calendar that is updated daily!
The Best Los Angeles Hanukkah Events
DECEMBER 11, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Congregation Tikvat Jacob Presents
With noshes, munchies, balloon creatures, magic, and crafts, celebrate Hanukkah magic. Meet the cutest Judah Maccabee in the entire globe and engage in festive mayhem that will blow your mind! The public is welcome to attend this program for free.
LOCATION: The Point
850 S Pacific Coast Highway
El Segundo, CA, 90245
Children’s Pre-Chanukah Party at the Silver Lake Library! Olive Press! Make your own Menorah by painting it! Decorate a donut!
2411 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, 90039, US
Dec 15 2022
Join us for Chanukah activities for families with kids of all ages, including candle lighting, entertainment, and sweets.
Free and available to the public. Sale of food.
1 Federation Way, Irvine, CA, 92603, United States
Dec 18 2022
Make memories during Hanukkah at the Skirball! The festival’s headliners this year are famed klezmer rockers Mostly Kosher, with Callie Ryan, a Dublab DJ, Bruce Bierman, and Gilberto Melendez providing support. Additionally, the Skirball Storytellers produce a dramatic production that combines puppetry and music to bring the Hanukkah narrative to life.
Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90049
Dec 18, 2022
Come celebrate Chanukah with PJ Partner, the Original Farmers Market, for an afternoon. Enjoy Jason Mesches’ music, menorah lighting, PJ Library LA’s art workshops, and ice sculpture.
Original Farmers Market, Los Angeles
6333 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA, 90036, United States
Dec 18 2022
Memorial Park’s Chanukah Festival is back this year!
This year we are thrilled to provide a spectacular presentation by Fantastick Patrick in addition to all of your favorite Chanukah Festival staples, including a “fill your own doughnut” station, delectable latkes, and Chanukah crafts and games.
Memorial Park 1201 Foothill Blvd
La Canada Flintridge, CA, 91011, United States
Dec 18 2022
2ND & PCH
6400 E. Pacific Coast Highway
Long Beach, CA, 90803, United States
Dec 18 2022
Come to The Culver Steps to celebrate Chanukah’s first night! On Sunday, December 18, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Chabad Culver City will have a grand menorah lighting and Chanukah celebration at the Upper Plaza.
The Culver Steps
9300 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA, 90232, United States
IAC Shepher Community Center
6530 Winnetka Ave
Los Angeles, CA, 91367, United States
Dec 19 2022
Remember this day! On Monday, December 19 at 5:30 p.m., join the Chabad of Conejo for their annual Chanukah Festival at The Shoppes. Enjoy live music, latkes, jelly doughnuts, special performances, crafts, and more. Free and available to the public!
Shoppes at Westlake Village
30770 Russell Ranch Rd, Westlake Village,
CA, 91362, United States
Dec 20 2022
The Grand Menorah Lighting at Outlets at San Clemente will be Tuesday, December 20th from 5 – 6 pm.
Outlets at San Clemente101
West Avenida Vista Hermosa
San Clemente, CA, 92672, United States
Dec 21 2022
Join the Anaheim Ducks for a Pre- Game Menorah Lighting, featuring: Donuts/ Sufganiyot, Chocolate Gelt, Dreidels, Chanukah Music, Street Hockey and more!
2695 E Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA, 92806, United States
Dec 25 2022
Chanukah Concert & Community Celebration on the Promenade
Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA, United States