Chanukah Fire Celebration Tonight in North Bethesda

There will be a community Chanukah Celebration tonight at the Pike District’s Banneker Street Pop-up Park on Grand Park Ave in North Bethesda (green space behind the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel) beginning at 6pm.  The event will feature fire dancing, Menorah lighting, and a gelt hunt.
“Six Jewish organizations in North Bethesda will partner to host a Chanukah Celebration complete with a showcase of Fire Dancing, Fire Eating, Fire Breathing, Menorah Lighting, and a Gelt Hunt. This is the third year for the event held in the Pike District. The Chanukah Celebration is open to the public.”
WHAT:  Community Chanukah Celebration with a menorah lighting fire show
WHO: Aish Center of Greater Washington
  • Alef Bet Montessori School
Chabad Israeli Center
  • Chabad of Rockville
  • Ezras Israel Congregation
  • Magan David Sephardic Congregation
WHERE:   The Pike District’s Banneker Street Pop-up Park, Grand Park Ave, North Bethesda, MD 20852 (green space behind the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel
WHEN:   Wednesday, December 21 at 6:00 pm
Run of show for this evening:
6:00 Fire dancing pre-show
6:05 Introduction and Rabbi Frankel for Dvar Torah
6:08 Introduce the Fire artists for a 15 min Fire Show
6:23 Chazan Liran Pre Menorah Lighting Signing
6:25 Menorah lighting
6:27 Introduce Alef Bet
6:30 Gelt Hunt with Dreidel Man
6:35 Five min Fire Show Finale
6:40 Goodbyes and Thank yous
PARKING:        Free parking in the Marriott parking garage

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