Sorry Festivus, you’ve been out-buzzed. This year it’s all about Thanksgivukkah, a term coined to describe the unique confluence of holidays that will happen next month, when the first day of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving wind up falling on the same date.
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In the interest of bringing the best of both worlds together, here’s a New England-inspired beer sampler for Thanksgivukkah that matches up with the best of both holidays’ tasty treats.
Thanksgiving and Hanukkah both fall on Nov. 28 this year, creating a super-holiday some are calling “Thanksgivukkah.”
From the “TODAY Show”
Dish Nation is celebrating Thanksgivukkah with this fun holiday tune. (Adam Sandler would be proud!)
Plimoth Plantation’s food team created four recipes for traditional Jewish foods inspired by the 17th century—Harvest Tzimmes, Cranberry-Orange Kugel, Curd Fritters and “Good As Gelt” Pancakes.
From Plimoth Plantation
This is a musical celebration of the newest holiday on the block.
This homemade menorah uses pumpkins to bring a seasonal vibe to your holiday table and is a great way to engage kids of all ages.
This news segment may be in Hebrew, but it’s still fun to follow along. (Hint: You’ll recognize several Boston connections!)
From Israel Broadcasting Authority
To celebrate the holiday, Kehillah Schechter Academy in Norwood created “The Ballad of Thanksgivukkah.” Check out the original video and lyrics.