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Hanukkah in NYC guide

From the best latkes and kosher restaurants to fun events, here is everything you need to celebrate Hanukkah in NYC

Shaye Weaver
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Shaye Weaver

Time to light the menorah! As one of the best NYC events in December, Hanukkah reminds us to nosh on classic Jewish food, hit up a holiday market to find some great gifts and bond with loved ones. It’s also time to say l'chaim and warm up at some of the best bars with fireplaces. Use our guide to gear up for eight days of celebration and check out our list of awesome events highlighting the Festival of Lights.

When is Hanukkah?

Hanukkah 2023 starts at nightfall on December 7, 2023 and ends with nightfall on December 15, 2023.

What is going on in NYC for Hanukkah?

NYC has a lot of events going on for Hanukkah this year. Check out our list of the best things to do for the holiday.

Hanukkah in New York