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How the world's largest Hanukkah menorah makes it to New York City

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

For the eight days of Hanukkah, a 32-foot-tall menorah lights up New York City's midtown.
For the rest of the year, the world's largest menorah lives in a welding shop owned by a Catholic man.
But owning and fixing up the menorah is good business - it brings in $40,000 a year in setup costs.
New York City's menorah started a trend for big Hanukkah celebrations around the globe.
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