Third Street Promenade Menorah Lighting and World Record Attempt at Dreidel Spinning
December 11, 5:45 pm, free, 1300 block (North Court) of Third Street Promenade
Make this holiday season a special one for the whole family. Come celebrate Hanukkah on the World Famous Third Street Promenade in Downtown Santa Monica at the Menorah Lighting ceremony every evening. Join community representatives in this sacred tradition. Also, witness a world record attempt at Dreidel spinning on the third night of Hanukkah.
Marina del Rey Boat Parade
December 12, 6-8 pm, free, 13755 Fiji Way or Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey, 310.670.7130
Come celebrate the holiday with the decorated boats in Marina del Rey. Fireworks start at 5:55 pm; the boat parade will last two hours. Either jump in a boat and get out there, or check it out from two free observation points.