Chanukah Celebration at The Shoppes at Westlake Village on Monday, December 3rd

Join the Chabad of Conejo at The Shoppes on Monday, December 3rd for their annual Chanukah Festival from 5:30-7:00pm. Enjoy special performances, singing, latkes, jelly donuts, crafts, and more. Free and open to the community!


Annual Chanukah Family Celebration at Simi Valley Town Center on Sunday, December 2, 2018

The annual Chanukah Family Celebration will take place from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sun., December 2 at the Simi Valley Town Center, south of center court near ULTA.

The event will have a giant menorah, latkes, music, dancing, a magic show by Todd Reis, Judah Macabee photo op, dreidel-bot activity and Chanukah crafts and gifts.

Admission is free and open to the public.

For more information, call (805) 577-0573 or go to

Hanukkah Celebrations at Janss Marketplace Thousand Oaks On December 4-5, 2018

The annual Hanukkah celebrations at Janss Marketplace draw hundreds of people, including non-Jewish attendees.  Thousand Oaks Chabad Jewish Center will host the Chanukah Family Festival in the Regal Cinemas Court on Tuesday, December 4 from 5 – 7 p.m.    The event will feature the first night of Hanukkah candle ceremony to illuminate the 18-foot giant Menorah, traditional music, dancing, free youth activities and foods, including Latkes.

Temple Etz Chaim will host the second night Menorah lighting ceremony on Wednesday, December 5 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Attendees will also enjoy traditional music, dancing, free youth activities and foods, including Latkes.

11th Annual Community Chanukah Festival in Moorpark on Sunday, December 9, 2018

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The Chabad of Moorpark Jewish Center invites the entire community to celebrate the Festival of Lights at the 11th annual Public Menorah Kindling Ceremony. The grand Chanukah celebration will take place on Sunday, December 9th at 4:30 PM in the Vons Shopping Center, 4225A Tierra Rejada Road.

Public dignitaries Including Mayor Parvin, the chief of police and Moorpark council members will attend the ceremony and will assist in kindling the giantBALLOON Menorah.

Prior to the kindling, the program will feature a world renowned, and award winning comedian and illusionist, Billy Bonkers. There will be crafts and activities, ballooon art, hot latkes and donuts, music, dancing, and more! Menorahs and candles will also be available at the event for those who need.

Chanukah is the eight-day Jewish "Festival of Lights," this year beginning on the evening of December 2nd and culminating on December 10.  Each evening at sunset an additional candle is lit to commemorate the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem some 2000 years ago.  “The message of Chanukah,” explains Rabbi Shimy Heidingsfeld, Executive Director of Chabad of Moorpark, “is one of hope in the face of extreme adversity.  It’s a message with broad appeal to everyone who believes in religious freedom and that faith and determination can triumph against even the most overwhelming odds.” 

“This Menorah is the ultimate display of joy and unity,” said Devorah Heidingsfeld, organizer of the event. “The holiday of Chanukah is a festival of a historic victory and celebration for all times, highlighted by the kindling of Menorahs each night of the holiday. Yet it also contains a universal message for people of all faiths—that ultimately, good will triumph over evil, freedom over oppression, and light over darkness. 

Join us in a public display of unity at this exciting Menorah Lighting Ceremony. 

For more information, visit our website email us at, or call 805-CHABAD-2 (242-2232)

We will also be having a CHANUKAH Movie Night on Wednesday, December 5, at 7 pm at the Chabad Ranch, 6061 Gabbert Rd. We will be watching an Australian documentary called "Outback Rabbis" which focuses on the quest to find Jews in Regional and Rural Australia and connect them to their roots.

RSVP is necessary to or call Devorah at 805-CHABAD-2 (242-2232)

Chanukah Celebration at the Simi Valley Town Center on Sunday, December 2, 2018



A Family Chanukah Celebration

Sunday, December 2

2:30 - 4:30 PM

At the Simi Valley Town Center

south of center court, near ULTA

Giant Menorah!

Dreidel-bot activity!

Dazzling Illusions show by Todd Reis!

Judah Macabee photo-op!

Music & dancing!


Chanukah crafts & gifts!


FREE Admission. All are welcome!

 805-577-0573 *

 Made possible by Chabad of Simi Valley & local donors

Glow in the Dark Chanukah Festival in Dos Vientos (Newbury Park) on Sunday, December 2, 2018

Glow in the Dark Chanukah Celebration on Sunday, Dec 2nd at the Village Town Center in Dos Vientos, 350 Via Las Brisas, Newbury Park, from 4:30- 6:00 p.m.

Lighting of a Giant Glow in the dark Menorah, Performance by Fantastic Patrick, Music, Kids Crafts, Latkes & Doughnuts & The great Gelt drop. Free admission, all are welcome.

For more information, visit