SOURCE: Chabad of the Valley

December 08, 2009 16:00 ET

Chabad to Host Largest Chanukah Event on the West Coast at Universal Studios CityWalk Hollywood

Thousands to Gather and Celebrate the Festival of Lights on Saturday Night, December 12, 2009 From 7:30pm - 11:30pm

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - December 8, 2009) - Chabad of the Valley will celebrate its 8th annual Chanukah Festival at Universal Studios CityWalk Hollywood on Saturday night, December 12, 2009 from 7:30pm - 11:30pm, with a ceremonial Menorah lighting at 8:45pm featuring a towering 15-foot, 1,000 pound Menorah. Chabad of the Valley's CityWalk Chanukah celebration will also showcase live entertainment from top Jewish music artists.


The MOSHAV Band - An eclectic blend of rock, indie, reggae, middle-eastern... One of Israel's finest exports!

Benny Friedman, the music world's newest Chasidic singing sensation -- coming off the much-celebrated release of his debut album.

Y-Love, DeScribe and Diwon part of the new guard of Jewish hip hop revolutionaries. Together, Y-Love, DeScribe and Diwon create "global hip hop" that aims to promote unity and tear down social boundaries.

LevYatan, headed by Shmuel Levy, a vocalist, songwriter and lawless guitarist, that has propelled LevYatan into a sphere all of its own.

WHEN:    Saturday, December 12, 2009, 7:30pm-11.30pm,

         Menorah lighting ceremony            8:45pm

WHERE:               Universal CityWalk
         1000 Universal City Plaza, Universal City 91608

PARKING: Enter Universal Studios Blvd. off the 101 Freeway or Cahuenga and follow signs to press parking at guest drop-off lot located next to valet.

For further Information call Yanky Kahn or Jonathan Herzog 818/758-1818