The Hanukkah On Ice event took place at Pentagon Row's outdoor ice skating rink.
Alexandria and Arlington residents celebrated the festival of lights at the annual 'Hanukkah On Ice' event at the Pentagon Row's outdoor ice skating rink Sunday evening. The event featured music, snacks, ice skating and lighting of the Menorah. It was sponsored by Chabad Lubavitch of Alexandria-Arlington. Would you like to receive articles about Alexandria delivered to your inbox every day? Sign up for the Old Town Alexandria Patch newsletters.
Chabad Lubavitch of Alexandria-Arlington plans celebration for Dec. 9 at the Pentagon City Row ice rink.
Children and adults from Alexandria and Arlington celebrating Hanukkah are set to converge on the ice rink at Pentagon City Row in Arlington next weekend. From 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dec. 9, Hanukkah on Ice will begin with Jewish music and classic holiday songs. Arlington County Fire Chief James Schwartz will light a huge menorah at 7 p.m. "It is a holiday that enriches our lives with the light of tradition" said Rabbi Mordechai Newman, director of Chabad Lubavitch of Alexandria-Arlington and coordinator of Hanukkah on Ice. "We want to make the spirit of the Hanukkah holiday alive for the kids." The Pentagon row ice rink is located at 1201 S. Joyce St. in Arlington. Tickets are $12 at the door, and $10 in advance. Ticket prices include skate …