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by Tim Regan December 19, 2016 at 12:45 pm 0

Chanukah on Ice/ChabadTwo Hanukkah-themed events will take place in Reston in the coming days.

Chabad of Reston-Herndon is hosting its annual Hanukkah celebration at Reston Community Center Lake Anne (1609-A Washington Plaza) on Tuesday, Dec. 27 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

That event is set to include “the hilarious pirate magic of Captain Silly Bones, lighting of our giant cupcake Menorah, face-painting, balloon shaping, mac and cheese dinner, chocolate coins, dreidles, latekes,” and other holiday activities, organizers said.

Chabad is also hosting a “Chanukah On Ice” event with food and merriment at the Reston Town Center’s ice skating rink (11900 Market Street) from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 25.

According to Chabad, that event will have “ice-skating to lively Chanukah music with family and friends a Grand Menorah lighting, hot latkes and donuts, dreidels and chocolate gelt for all.”

Photo: Chanukah on Ice/Chabad

by Karen Goff December 2, 2013 at 3:30 pm 2 Comments

Reston founder Robert E. Simon lights the menorah at celebration at Lake Anne in 2011/Photo Courtesy of Chabad of Reston - Herndon

The giant ice menorah will be lit at Lake Anne Plaza as Chabad of Reston – Herndon holds its annual Outdoor Hanukkah Festival on Tuesday.

The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. on the Lake Anne waterfront and in the Reston Community Center Lake Anne.

There will be games, hot chocolate,donuts, latkes, chocolate gelt, free dreidels, a Hanukkah family film, and lots of holiday cheer for the whole family.

There will also be a menorah contest. Bring in a menorah you have made for a chance at a prize raffle.

Admission is free.

Photo of Lake Anne Hanukkah celebration 2011 courtesy of Chabad of Reston-Herndon

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