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San Francisco, California 94102

Sunday December 5th, 2010 is "Bill Graham Menorah Day" in Union Square with a full day festival capped with the lighting of a giant 25-foot tall mahogany menorah menorah in in the middle of the square.

This San Francisco tradition was the brainchild of rock and roll concert promoter Bill Graham.

  • Jewish Music 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Dreidel House - Arts & crafts 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Each child will be able to light their own Menorah)
  • Ceremony with Local dignitaries begins at 4:15 p.m.
  • Actual lighting at 5:00 p.m.

There are also lighting celebrations in Union Square for each night of 201- Hanukkah (Dec 1-8) - full schedule

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    Added by Upcoming Robot on June 21, 2011