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The Festival of Lights: Seattle-area Hanukkah celebrations, 2019


Hanukkah starts the evening of Dec. 22 and finishes on the evening of Dec. 30. Here are some events around town to celebrate this holiday with light, games and delicious food.


Light up the Night-Burger Fest

Sunday, Dec. 22, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Westlake Park

An evening of unity and celebration, including a big menorah to light, and lots of food available, including latkes, donuts, and gourmet burgers. Hosted by Chabad Young Professionals Seattle and Chabad of Downtown.


Grand Menorah Lighting at Volunteer Park

Sunday, Dec. 22, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Volunteer Park

Join Chabad of Capitol Hill for a grand menorah lighting and celebration.


More Menorah lightings

On Dec. 22, Local Chabad organizations will mount festive public menorah lightings all over the region, including Ballard, Queen Anne, Shoreline, Kirkland, Issaquah, and Lynnwood.