Where is the event?
Menorah in the D will be held at Cadillac Square in Campus Martius Park in Detroit, Michigan, located downtown at 800 Woodward Ave., south of Grand Circus Park and north of Hart Plaza. Click here for driving directions and parking information.
When is the event?
Menorah in the D will take place on December 27, 2016 from 3-8 PM.
What is there to do at the event?
The lighting of the Detroit Menorah is the highlight of the event, and a beautiful ceremony to experience, but there are so many things to see and do at Menorah in the D. From toddlers to teenagers and parents to grandparents, there is certainly something for everyone at this family friendly event. Below are just a few of the happenings taking place at this year's event to celebrate the Festival of Lights.
Don't miss the gourmet food at the Food Court by various local caterers. We also are serving many treats at no charge during the Menorah Lighting Ceremony including hot cider, snacks and roasting mashmallows! Click here to learn more!
Please note - the food for purchase is CASH ONLY (click here for a list of nearby ATMs)
Pose with the Detroit Tigers Mascot Paws and Dreidel Mascot, and have your photo taken with family and friends.
Fun for all ages! Dance Dance Revolution! Pose with Paws and The Dreidel! Face Painting! Chanukah Crafts! Fire Jugglers! Dancing dreidels will be making the rounds and getting folks of all ages in on the celebration. Jump in and join the fun!
Do you have clear driving directions to get there by car?
Where is there discounted Parking?
Stay tuned for details for subsidized parking.
Are there special stroller and wheelchair accommodations?
We have arranged for a special stroller and wheelchair area, which will be roped off for guests. Please note, there are no seats in this area.
How much does it cost to attend the event?
Admission is FREE! The activities and entertainment during the Jewish Family Festival, Menorah Lighting Ceremony and After Glow are FREE! The snacks and hot cider during the Menorah Ceremony are FREE!
The Food Court has food for sale.
How long is the event?
The Jewish Family Festival is from 3-5 PM.
The Menorah lighting ceremony is from 5-6 PM.
The After Glow is from 6-8 PM.
Who is sponsoring the event?
Menorah in the D is hosted by The Shul of West Bloomfield in partnership with NextGen and Chabad in the D, and co-sponsored by Quicken Loans and other corporate sponsors. Click here to learn more.
WOW…this sounds great! How can I help?
Glad you asked! Click here yo learn more about making a donation to The Shul in West Bloomfield for the event, and click here to learn more about volunteer opportunities for Menorah in the D. Or you may call our office at 248-788-4000 or e-mail us at info@menorahinthed.