Lighting of the World's Largest Menorah: Brooklyn
Saturday, December 24, 2016
7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
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At the World's Largest Menorah every night of Chanukah is celebrated with live music, hot latkes, and gifts for the children.
The World's Largest Menorah stands at a whopping 32 feet tall (the maximum allowed by Jewish law), and has been towering over Grand Army Plaza since 1985. The annual Menorah lighting ceremony is a must for Jews and non-Jews alike.
With assistance from a Con Edison cherry-picker, Rabbi Shimon Hecht accompanies community leaders, philanthropists and special guests in lighting this humongous Menorah.
The lighting of this menorah takes place at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 24, 6:00 p.m. on Sunday December 25 through Thursday, December 29, 3:30 p.m. on Friday, December 30, and at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 31.