The year-end "Festival of Lights," Hanukkah, is a joyous time for families, parties and of course, latkes and gift giving. Find out about what's happening in Brooklyn, New York for Hanukkah!
Brooklyn boasts a large Jewish community — most of whom celebrate Hanukkah in some form or fashion. Several neighborhoods — Crown Heights, Borough Park, and Williamsburg — are home to different sects of Hassidim. In Park Slope, one can find several historic reform congregations. A section of Flatbush, Midwood, is home to a sizable Syrian Jewish and Sephardic community. Russian Jews tend to cluster in Brighton Beach and Sheepshead Bay. Plus, Brooklyn is home to literally thousands of non-affiliated Jews as well.
COMPLETE GUIDE TO HANUKKAH IN BROOKLYN
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