Christmas is dominating our calendar and content lately. However, there are several Ann Arbor Hanukkah Events for kids on our calendar as well. These Ann Arbor Hanukkah Events are open to the general public.
We will continue to update events as we see them.
Additionally, we have found a number of options for local restaurants and markets that are offering Hanukkah specific holiday meals and items. Save yourself the work and order your meal for pickup.
All Ann Arbor Hanukkah Events
Saturday, December 17, 2022
Michigan Academy of Gymnastics – 240 Metty Drive Suite C Ann Arbor
Join Michigan Academy of Gymnastics for a night of cookie decorating, pizza, and gymnastics! Ages 6+ Preregistration required
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Sunday, December 18, 2022
Ann Arbor Art Center – 117 W. Liberty St Ann Arbor
In this workshop you will be guided through the process of making 2 traditional dreidels from traditional dried clay. You'll receive your dreidels about 3 weeks after the workshop. All ages are welcome but those under the age 9 must be accompanied by an adult.
Henry Ford Museum – 20900 Oakwood Blvd Dearborn
Cost: Not Provided
The Jewish Historical Society of Michigan and The Bubble Club will be at The Henry Ford Museum to celebrate the Festival of Lights. There will be a family-friendly program on the history and culture of Hanukkah told through music, stories, arts and crafts. https://www.facebook.com/thehenryford/photos/a.113617641236/10158912467256237/
Beth Israel Congregation – 2000 Washtenaw Avenue Ann Arbor
Cost: $5/person. Children 2 & under 2 are free
The Beth Israel Congregation is hosting Illuminate Scheudue: 5p - Hanukkah Party with kids crafts, trivia for adults, popcorn, and latkes. 6p Light the Giant Hanukkiah After the tree lighting there will be a concert featuring Jewish Mystical Chants and music with Rabbi Andrew Hahn.
Ann Arbor Hanukkah Meals
Whole Foods Hanukkah Catering
Whole Foods offers Hanukkah catering with both whole meals and a la carte catering.
Meal options are Brisket, Salmon, and Roast Chicken. The same entrees are also available a la carte with sides like roast green beans, latkes, applesauce, tzimmes, and matzo ball soup.
Please allow at least 48 hours before pickup.
Hanukkah Catering by The Produce Station
The Produce Station offers an array of dishes for Hanukkah.
Their entrees include: Beef Brisket, Matzo Meal Fried Chicken, Leg of Lamb, Roast Salmon, and Vegan Tempeh Cassoulet. They also have a variety of starts and sides like latkes, kugel, matzo ball soup, and more.
48 hour notice on orders required.
Zingerman’s Hanukkah Meals
Zingerman’s Deli offers Hanukkah meals for pickup.
Festive dinner options include Beef Brisket, Atlantic Salmon, Vegetable Tagine, or Lemon Thyme Roast Chicken each with appropriate sides.
Sides include latkes, noodle kugel, blintzes, knishes, challah bread, and sweets
Plum Market Holiday Menu
Plum Market offers Hanukah & Christmas dinner packages with entree options that include turkey, spiral ham, or a vegan feast. They also offer salmon, beef brisket, and beef tenderloin as a la carte entrees with a wide variety of sides.
Their Chanukah options include Beef Brisket, Latkes, apple sauce, matzo ball soup, broccolini, and beets & carrots.
Don’t want a big meal? Check out their holiday platters which include sliders, charcuterie boards, hors, d’oeurvres, and more
Reserve at least 3 days in advance.