HANUKKAH RESOURCES

Check Out The Hebrew Academy Chanukah Guide 
Everything you ever wanted to know about Chanukah!



 

HANUKKAH PROGRAMS

 

 

BETH DAVID

Lit Nights
For young adults in their 20s and 30s
Thursday, December 2, 7:00 p.m
Tickets: $50, At the door tickets:$75 (Nov 20-Dec 2)


Hanukkah Dinner and Festive Service
December 3, 5:30-9:00 p.m., In-person
Dinner is $22.00 service is free
Click here for more information and to register


Tot Shabbat Hanukkah
December 4, 10:30-11:00 a.m., Free In-person for families
Masks required inside
Click here for more information and to register

 



BETH JACOB IRVINE

Chanukah Fun with Friends
November 30, 7:00-8:00 p.m., Free and In-person

Click here to see COVID Policy
Click here to register
 

Sip & Spin (Wine & Paint Night)
November 30, 7:00-8:00 p.m. In-person for adults 21+

Click here to see COVID Policy
Click here to register

 


 

CONGREGATION B'NAI TZEDEK

Chanukiah making contest!
November 21-December 1, Submit your own custom made Chanukiah.
Open to the community and winners will be voted upon and selected December 5th.
Contact 
AprilAkiva@cbtfv.org for more information.


Chanukah Party
December 1, 5-7 p.m.,
Click Here to RSVP.


Musical Family Chanukah Shabbat
December 3, 6 p.m., RSVP to
office@cbtfv.org
 

Tzedek Tots and Chanukah Festival
December 5 9-11:30 am,
RSVP to
AprilAkiva@cbtfv.org
 


 

CHABAD OF ALISO VIEJO

Community Menorah Lighting

November 30, 5:30 p.m. free and In Person
More information at
www.JewishAlisoviejo.com
 



CHABAD BETH MEIR HACOHEN IN YORBA LINDA

Chanukah celebration and Menorah Parade
November 28, 4 p.m.
More information at
www.OCJewish.com


Menorah Lighting and Screening of “The Star of Jacob: The Story of Dr. Jacob Eisenbach"
December 1, 6 p.m.
More information at
www.ocjewish.com
 


 

CHABAD JEWISH CENTER OF DANA POINT

Community Chanukah Celebration at Pines Park
November 28, 4:00 p.m., In person
Free Community Event - Please RSVP
For more information visit
www.Jewishdanapoint.com
 

Menorah Lighting at the Dana Point Harbor
December 5, 4:00 p.m., In person
Free Community Event - Please RSVP
For more information visit
www.Jewishdanapoint.com

 



CHABAD JEWISH CENTER OF MISSION VIEJO

Chanukah At The Park
November 29, 4:30-6:30 Free in-person event
6ft apart Social distancing required

Click here for more information
 

Teen Outdoor Chocolate Blast & Chanukah Dinner
November 30, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Free for teens, in-person
6ft apart social distancing required

Click here for more information

Jewish Heritage Night/Chanukah With The Ducks
December 1, 5:30-9:00 in person
Tickets: $40/person
All guests 3 yrs and older, will be required to show proof of vaccination, or a negative Covid test within 72 hours of the game, or take a rapid test at the stadium! More information at: www.hondacenter.com.  

Click here for more information
 

Backyard Torah & Tea Chanukah Edition
December 2, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Free for women, In-person
6ft apart social distancing required

Click here for more information

Young Adults & Professionals Outdoor Chanukah Party
December 2, 7:00-10:00 p.m., Free and in-person
6ft apart social distancing required

Click here for more information

 



CHABAD OF IRVINE

Giant Pop-It Menorah Lighting
November 28, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Free and In Person
More information at www.chabadirvine.org


Chanukah @ Pretend City
November 30, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Free and In Person
Tickets: $1, for families with young children

Click here to see Pretend City’s COVID Policy
Click here for tickets
 



CHABAD OF NORTH IRVINE

Chanukah @ The District
November 29, 5:00-6:00 p.m. In Person, Free community event
More information at www.chabadni.com

 



CHABAD LAGUNA BEACH

Surfboard Menorah Celebration at Laguna Main Beach
November 28, 2 p.m., free to attend.

 

Chanukah Can-Orah!
November 30, 4:30 p.m.
For more, contact Perel at 949-499-0770 or
perel@chabadoflaguna.com
 



CHABAD NEWPORT BEACH

Menorah Lighting Ceremony & Concert
November 28, time 2:30-4:30 p.m., Free Outdoors Event
For more information visit
www.JewishNewport.com
 



CHABAD SAN CLEMENTE


A Chocolatey Chanukah
November 20, 6:30p.m. This is an In-person event for Women
Tickets: $20
For more information visit
Www.jewishsc.com

Chanukah on the San Clemente Pier
November 28, 4:00-5:00 p.m. Outdoor and In-person
FREE to attend, Please RSVP
For more information visit
Www.jewishsc.com/ChanukahPier

Menorah at the Outlets
December 5, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Outdoor and In-person
FREE to attend, please RSVP
For more information visit Www.jewishsc.com

 


 

CONGREGATION SHIR HA-MA'A LOT

Girl Scouts Celebrate Hanukkah
December 2, from 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Click Here to register


Chanukah Family Shabbat at SHM
December 3, 6:00 p.m. service, dinner at 6:45 p.m., Multi-Access
Masks required inside no matter of vaccination status
Dinner reservations can be made here.
 



HANEFESH

Come light the Chanukiah with HaNefesh
November 28, 6:00-6:30 p.m. Virtual

Click here for more information


Shabbat Chanukah
December 3, 6:00-7:00 p.m. Free and Virtual

Click here to join this event on zoom

HaNefesh Lights the Chanukiah at Fish Interfaith Chapel at Chapman University
December 4, 6:00-6:30, Free Multi-Access

Click here for more information
 



HANEFESH AND CONGREGATION B'NAI ISRAEL


Hanukkah Happening
December 5, 5:00-6:00, Multi-access
Dinner and concert $18, Concert only-Free

Click here for more information
 



HEBREW ACADEMY

Chanukah Book Fair
November 29 - Monday Dec 6, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Free, in-person, outdoor event, masks required Indoors
Click here for more information


Help Us Light our Giant Menorah
Monday, November 29 - Friday, Dec 3 - 3:00 p.m.
Free, in-person, outdoor event

Click here for more information
 



HERITAGE POINTE 

Hanukkah Candle Lighting at Heritage Pointe
December 2, 4:30-5:30, Free and in-person
See COVID 19 policy
here
Email RSVP to ksherman@heritagepointe.org


Heritage Pointe Gift Shop
Procrastinator's Hanukkah Sale

December 5, 12:00-4:00 p.m., Free and in-person
Must show photo or copy of vaccine card
Email
mailto:msiegel@heritagepointe.org for questions

 



KEEPING IT SACRED

Global Hanukkah 8th Night! 8 time zones (or more!)
December 5, 5:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. PT, Free Virtual event
and we are a global community so please adjust your time zone.
Click here for more information.

 



THE JEWISH COLLABORATIVE OF ORANGE COUNTY AND TEMPLE ISAIAH OF NEWPORT BEACH


Shabbat and Hanukkah by the Shore
6:00 p.m. - BYOH (Bring Your Own Hanukkiah) lighting
7:15pm - Potluck Shabbat Dinner and Hanukkah Fun
RSVP Here to attend in person.
All are welcome to join us for Menorah lighting and services on Zoom or Facebook

 



LADERA RANCH

Ladera Ranch Menorah Lighting and celebration
December 5, 4:30-6:00 p.m., Free and In person
Recommend masks for the unvaccinated.
For more information please contact
wyesharim@tbesoc.org
 


 

MERAGE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER​
Click here to see the JCC’s COVID Policy


Chanukah Crafts and Cookie Decorating Kits
November 28, , 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., either pick up your kits or join Chef Liron to decorate cookies together.
Order boxes by November 23. For more information and sign up,
Click Here.


Community Hanukkah Celebration
December 1, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. 
Free to attend 
For more information please contact Debbie Meline at debbiem@jccoc.org

 
Chef Liron Cooks: Sufganiyot with the family
December 2, 4-6 p.m., (in-person)
For more information and to register,
Click Here.

 



ORANGE COUNTY JEWISH COALITION FOR REFUGEES

Bright Futures Online Holiday Auction for Afghan Refugee Relief
November 28 - Dec 12

Click here to visit auction

 



TEMPLE BAT YAHM

Celebrate Chanukah Family Fun Sing-a-long Shabbat & Party
December 3, 5:30 p.m., In person, Free to attend, no RSVP required
COVID Policy: We request all non-vaccinated individuals (including children)
wear a mask unless they are eating or drinking. We are not asking for proof of vaccination.

Questions? Email Hilary at hrosen@tby.org

Light Up the Night Adult Chanukah Carnival
December 4, 7:00-10:00 p.m. In Person, 21+
Tickets: $36 each
COVID Policy: Proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the event required upon arrival.
RSVP at: www.tby.org/chanukah

 



TEMPLE BETH EL OF SOUTH ORANGE COUNTY


Latkes Babka and Vodka
November 30, 7:00 p.m., Multi-Access
Tickets: $18 – Adults only
Mask required for the unvaccinated (subject to change)

Click here of tickets and more information

First Friday Chaunukah Festival
December 3, 4:30-7:00 p.m., Free Outdoor event
For more information please contact wyesharim@tbesoc.org

 


 

TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM

Let's Gelt Together
December 5, 12:00-4:00 p.m., In-person
Free entrance, $5 cost for lunch
Masks are required for those not vaccinated
Click here for more information

 



TEMPLE BETH TIKVAH
Click Here to see COVID 19 policy


Parade of Lights (Car Parade)
December 1, 4:15-6:45 p.m. Free and in-person

Click here for more information

Carnival of Lights
December 4, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Free and in-person

Click here for more information

Odd Hanukkah: A Cabaret
December 5, 4:00-7:00 p.m. Multi-Access event for Adults

Click here for tickets and more information
 


 

UNIVERSITY SYNAGOGUE

Pre-Hanukkah Shabbat Services
November 30, 6:15-7:10 p.m., Multi-Access free to attend

Click here for more information and registration