For those in need of inspiration for holiday activities this season, the Rivard Report has put together a guide of events around the city.
Jews typically recite blessings during this ritual and display the menorah in a window to remind others of the miracle that inspired the holiday.
In the United States, Hanukkah has become a big deal in no small part because of Christmas.
The season of holiday events is upon San Antonio, with many local traditions involving musical styles from around the world.
Editor's Note: San Fernando Cathedral in Main Plaza will host a Jewish-Catholic joint Hanukkah celebration Thursday morning.