Pre Chanukah Events

Wed. DEC 2 & 9: YJP Houston distanced dinner, class & social
Chanukah - What's the light all about? Get a menorah kit and candles for yourself and to share with others! Join us for a two part class! Masks & distancing required

8 pm at YJP Houston, 4311 Bettis Drive, Houston, TX 77027
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Sun. DEC 6: cypress chanukah pop-up show
Shop local and get your holiday essentials and gifts

1-4 pm at Talon Industries, 10625 Telge Rd, Houston, TX 77095
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Thursday, December 10

71 Car Menorah Parade 

Bigger than ever, honoring Houston first responders, including Police, Firetrucks, EMS and Rescue vehicles.

3:30 - 7:00pm  Departs at 5:15 pm from and to Chabad Outreach, 11000 Fondren Road
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Uptown: Distanced Gelt & Gift Hunt 

Bring flashlights to search and find prizes! Menorah lighting, packaged refreshments and more in conjuction with the Uptown Houston discrict.

5:30-6:30pm at Sofa Park, 1702 S. Post Oak Ln, 77056
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 Friday, December 11

WEST HOUSTON: MENORAH LIGHTING & Distanced Shabbat dinner
Chanukah and Shabbat candle lighting, followed by community Shabbat dinner

5:00pm  at Chabad of West Houston, 12645 Whittington, 77077
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Motzei Shabbat, Saturday, December 12

OUTREACH: HJTeens Crew chanukah party
Cupcake decoration contest, white elephant game, menorah lighting, hot cocoa, hot latkes and more! Outdoor event, please wear a mask

7:30 pm  Chabad Outreach, 11000 Fondren Road
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Young Jewish Professionals in their 20s and 30s for a physically distanced evening of individually packaged Chanukah delicacies, music, drinks, and tons of laughter.

8:30 pm  YJP Houston, 4311 Bettis Dr., 77027
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Sunday, December 13

meyerland: story hour
Chanukah crafts, sensory play, warm latkes, menorah lighting and much more

11am-12 pm at Godwin Park, 5101 Rutherglenn Dr., 77096
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hebrew: הדלקת נר חנוכה המרכזית 

לדוברי עברית! מופע אש, הדלקת נר חנוכה, מתנפחים, מיני ברבקיו, סושי בר, סופגניות. תוך שמירה על ההנחיות של 19-Covid. 

3:00 pm  at Chabad Israeli Center & Cong. Basi Legani, 2 Mockingbird Cir, 77074
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Bellaire: Chanukah of Gratitude
Menorah honoring 8 frontline workers, Giant Magic Show, wrapped treats and crafts, with necessary distancing

4:30 pm at Bellaire Town Square, 7008 S. Rice Ave
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Cypress: Car Menorah Parade

Leaving from Houston Premium Outlets to Jersey City Hall Menorah Lighting 

4:30 pm departs from Houston Premium Outlets, 29300 Hempstead Rd, Cypress, 77433
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Sugar lands: town Center City Hall Menorah Lighting
Dignitaries, Entertainment and more.

5:00 pm  15958 City Walk, Sugar Land, 77479
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houston: city hall menorah lighting
25th annual lighting to be addressed by dignitaries and elected officials. Join us on ZOOM!

5:00 pm  Live stream only
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Jersey City: city hall menorah lighting
Music and entertained for the whole family.

5:00 pm  Jersey Village City Hall, 16327 Lakeview Dr. Jersey Village, TX 77040
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Monday, December 14

Chanukah with Richmond state supported living center
For the residents only. 

3 pm at Live stream Only

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The galleria
Lighting of the exquisite Galleria Menorah, handcrafted by artist I. Cohen. Join us on ZOOM! 

5:30pm at The Galleria - Live stream only
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West Houston: CityCentre
Grand menorah lighting, arts and crafts, snacks to go, fun for all!

6:00pm at 800 Town and Country Blvd, 77024
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Tuesday, December 15

Kary : lacenterra at cinco ranch
Two choice times for Menorah Lighting & Chanukah party for all

5:30 & 7  pm at 23501 Cinco Ranch Blvd 77494
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 Wednesday, December 16

BeAumont: City Hall Menorah Lighting
Free admission, socially distanced. Come celebrate Chanukah with the lighting of the largest Menorah in Beaumont, sponsored by Chabad of Texas Towns

5:00 pm  at City Hall, 501 Main Street, Beaumont, 77701
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Thursday, December 17

the woodlands: concert with rogers park band
Free admission, socially distanced setup, bring a blanket, goodie bags by reservation

5:00 pm  at Market Street, Central Park, 9595 Six Pines Dr.                 

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