5 2021

4pm - Light Up Knoxville - Chanukah Parade & Festival

4:00PM - 8:00PM  

Arnstein Jewish Community Center 6800 Deane Hill Dr SW
Knoxville, TN

Contact Anna Iroff-Bailey

Light Up Knoxville:  A Community-wide Chanukah Celebration!

The celebration begins at 4 pm at Regal Entertainment Headquarters (101 E Blount Ave) with a Car Menorah Parade presented by Chabad of Knoxville. Register here: The parade culminates at 5 pm with a Giant Menorah Lighting on the front lawn of the AJCC with special guest Mayor Indya Kincannon.

The celebration continues with a Community Chanukah Festival on the grounds of the AJCC. All Jewish organizations in our community are hosting Chanukah activities including:

  • Opening of “Knot Theories II” by Adam Rowe in the Arnold Schwarzbart Gallery
  • Chanukah Cocktails & Mocktails presented by Knoxville Jewish Alliance
  • Chanukah Magic with Michael Messing presented by Heska Amuna Synagogue
  • Chanukah Crafts presented by Temple Beth El
  • Chanukah Face Paint by Knoxville Jewish Day School
  • Chanukah Book Nook presented by PJ Library
  • Chanukah Goodie Bags from Preschool at AJCC
  • Potato Latkes presented by Chabad of Knoxville
  • Jelly Donuts served by Hadassah of Knoxville-Oak Ridge
  • Bonfire & Yard Games presented by BBYO
  • Chanukah Bingo and Sing & Schmooze Presented by Jewish Congregation of Oak Ridge