By Staff Writer
Hanukkah takes place this year from Sunday, December 2 to Monday, December 10, and while there are countless celebrations and services to commemorate this holiday, there is an event in Century City that promises to be especially fun, delicious and possibly with accompanied by fake snow.
“Westfield Century City will celebrate Hanukkah with a Menorah Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 6th from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at The Atrium (Level 1 between Lululemon and Tesla). Attendees will enjoy a special evening of food, including bites from Wexler’s Deli, fun, festivities, entertainment by 8th Day Band, and more! Bring the family for a beautiful celebration that guests of all ages will enjoy,” writes Century City Westfield on their website.
The celebration will be hosted by Rabbi Jaclyn Cohen from Temple Isaiah along with Rabbi Joel Nickerson, also from Temple Isaiah.
The event will kick off at 4:30 with food and activities. These include gelt making, a Randy’s donut station, a Wexler’s Deli latke and soda station alongside a photo booth. From 5 – 5:30 p.m. there wil be a Hanukkah storytelling and Menorah lighting, lead by Rabbi Cohen and Nickerson. The Menorah lighting is to be accompanied by in-center lighting moment from 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. performed by the 8th Day band.
For more information and to RSVP, visit https://www.westfield.com/centurycity/events/all-events/hanukkah-celebration/50831.