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
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