Richmond’s largest Menorah to be lit at Marina Bay

Richmond's largest Menorah to be lit at Marina Bay
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By Kathy Chouteau

Come out of the darkness and light up the night at the Marina Bay Menorah Lighting Sun., Dec. 18 at 4:30 p.m. at the pier at Barbara & Jay Vincent Park in Richmond. Attendees are invited to “Show your Jewish pride and light up the darkness” by event hosts the Chabad of Richmond and Yitzchok Wagner.

Touted as a historic community Chanukah celebration and featuring Richmond’s largest Menorah at an impressive 9 ft. tall, the Marina Bay Menorah Lighting will also include music, hot latkes, sufganiyot (donuts), hot drinks, Chanukah crafts, chocolate gelt, menorahs, dreidels, coins and lots of holiday spirit.

“Join us on the first night of Chanukah for the annual Grand Menorah Lighting Ceremony as we celebrate the spirit of love and unity in the Richmond community,” said the event hosts.

The event is free of charge but please RSVP here so the hosts know how many community members to expect. For more info, please call 510-255-3121.