Family-friendly listings for dates and times for Menorah lightings, Chanukah events and fun in Dallas, Plano, Frisco and beyond.
This year Hanukkah/ or as some spell it “Chanukah” – begins on the evening of Sunday, December 22, 2019 and ends on Mon, Dec 30, 2019
Hanukkah is a time for family, friends, joy, and of course, light. It’s also called the Festival of Lights. We are sharing this list of events taking place in the area and hope your family enjoys eight days of celebrating miracles and connecting to one another.
Chanukah on Ice! Cat in the Hat
Location: Dr. Pepper Star Center Plano 4020 W Plano Parkway, Plano, TX 75093
DATA of Plano’s annual Chanukah celebration is taking to the ice! Parents and children alike will enjoy unlimited skating, delicious Chanukah treats, music, games and loads of fun together with your Jewish community.
Activities will be available for non-skaters as well!
Cost: $8 Skater/($32 per family) online, $10 per skater ($40 per family) at the door
Sixth Annual Community Chanukah Celebration hosted by Chabad of Frisco
Sunday, December 22, 4.00pm – 5.30pm
Location: Frisco Square, 8843 Coleman Blvd, Frisco 75034
Featuring: A giant Menorah lighting, Festive Music, Drinks, Hot Latkes, Donuts, Childrens Craft, Dreidals & Chocolate Gelt for Kids, Balloon Twister, Glitter Art, Photobooth, Bounce House. It’s an Outdoor Event – so bundle up!
Public Menorah Lighting – Celebrate the Festival of Lights
Sunday, December 22, 5pm to start
Hosted by Chabad of Dallas
Location: Northpark Center, 8687 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75225
Bring Chanukah in with a BLAST! Join Chabad as they celebrate the very first night of Chanukah at Dallas’ beloved Northpark Center.
The Menorah Lighting will be taking place on Level Two between Nordstrom and Macy’s
They will be featuring latkes, Dreidels, doughnuts and more!
Let’s get LIT this Chanukah!
Menorah Lighting at the Galleria
Sunday, December 22
Location: Congregation Shaare Tefilla
Community Menorah Lighting
Monday, December 23, 6.15pm
Hosted by Chabad of Plano/Collin County
Location: Shops at Willow Bend, near Dillard’s
Hanukkah Concert and Menorah Lighting
Tuesday, December 24, 5.30 FREE Menorah Lighting with Chabad of Dallas and Concert at 6.30pm
$10 concert tickets online.
Allen/McKinney Menorah Lighting
Thursday, December 26, 4.30 Festivities start, 5pm Menorah Lighting
Featuring Lively Music, Latkes & Donuts, Hot Chocolate, Arts & Crafts and Glow in the Dark necklaces
Hosted by Chabad of Allen & McKinney
Location: The Green, 970 Garden Park Dr, Allen 75013
Friday, December 27, 6.30pm – 8pm
Location: Play Street Museum, Plano, 5964 W. Parker Rd, Plano, 75093
Join the Hanukkah celebration at Play Street Museum Plano and enjoy stories, games, crafts and traditional treats like Brisket, Carrots and potato latkes from Eatzi’s. We hear they’ll also have jelly donut holes!
Tickets available for $15 – reservations recommended for all ages over 1, including parents and grandparents.