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Hanukkah 2021

Hanukkah 2021

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with us at the J! There are plenty of ways to celebrate Hanukkah this year—from enjoying a menorah lighting and ice skating to taking in a family-friendly concert!

NOTE: We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with registrations/programs. Please contact David at for help with registration for Hanukkah at Fountain Square. 

Hanukkah at Fountain Square

All Ages
Sunday, December 5
6 pm | Fountain Square
J Member & Public: $3

Celebrate the last night of Hanukkah with the Cincinnati Jewish Community! Enjoy an outdoor menorah lighting, ice skating, and bumper cars on Fountain Square. In partnership with the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati and Chabad of Southern Ohio. In celebration of the Jewish Cincinnati Bicentennial. 


Mayerson JCC, Jewish Federation of Cincinnati, Jewish Bicentennial, Chabad

Nefesh Mountain at Memorial Hall

All Ages
Monday, December 6
8 pm | Memorial Hall
Tickets: $18 – 32
VIP Add On: $40

Complete your holiday experience with a Bluegrass and Old-Time band with a Jewish perspective. For every ticket sold using the special code “HOPE,” Memorial Hall will donate $5 to Help Hope Live. Presented in partnership with the Mayerson JCC, the Jewish Community Relations Council, and ish Festival. 

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Mayerson JCC, Jewish Federation of Cincinnati, JCRC, ish

Young Adult Menorah Lighting

Ages 21 – 39Thursday, December 26:30pm | Oakley Square
Join us for a Menorah Lighting in Oakley Square! Celebrate Hanukkah with snacks, drinks and good friends. This program is in partnership with Chabad Young Professionals Cincinnati.