Hoboken will celebrate the Jewish Festival of Lights on night four, as it invites residents to celebrate Hanukkah at the annual menorah lighting on Sunday, December 10th at 4 p.m.

The celebration will take place at Hoboken City Hall, located at 94 Washington Street.  The celebration will be co-hosted by the Chabad of Hoboken and Jersey City.   One of the family friendly activities at the lighting will be a gelt drop by the Hoboken Fire Department.

There will also be guest speakers, prayers, music, and holiday treats, so arrive early to enjoy entertainment, including a fire juggler, beginning at 3:30 p.m.

There will be street closures in the area between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. including:

  • Washington Street between Observer Highway and First Street.
  • Newark Street between Hudson and Bloomfield Streets.
  • First Street between Bloomfield and Washington Streets.

NJ Transit buses will be re-routed onto Bloomfield and Hudson Streets during this time.