The 6 Best Hanukkah Episodes to Stream Right Now (PHOTOS)

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The O.C.

“The Best Chrismukkah Ever,” The O.C. (Season 1, Episode 13)

Seth (Adam Brody) introduces the Christmas-Hanukkah mashup holiday “Chrismukkah” to the Cohen clan. While Seth decorates the house with holiday cheer, he also finds himself in a tricky love triangle between Summer (Rachel Bilson) and Anna (Samaire Armstrong).

Available to stream on Hulu.

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“A Christmas Story,” The Goldbergs (Season 3, Episode 10)

Matriarch Beverly (Wendy McLendon-Covey) is determined to spruce up Hanukkah with a “Super Hanukkah” celebration, complete with multiple menorahs, blue and white lights, and even presents under a Hanukkah bush. Yet the episode concludes with a quintessential Chinese dinner for the holiday. Ah, family.

Available to stream on Hulu.


“The One with the Holiday Armadillo,” Friends (Season 7, Episode 10)

Ross (David Schwimmer) tries to make Hanukkah more fun for his young son Ben (a pre-Riverdale Cole Sprouse) by introducing Hanukkah’s equivalent to Santa, the armadillo.

Available to stream on Netflix.

Saturday Night Live

“Hanukkah Song,” Saturday Night Live (Season 28)

Ok so technically this is just a skit and not a full episode, but Adam Sandler’s catchy tune falls into the SNL Hall of Fame and also spurred his 2002 animated film, Eight Crazy Nights. We dare you not to sing along.

Available to stream on Hulu.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

“My Mom, Greg’s Mom, and Josh’s Sweet Dance Moves,” Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (Season 1, Episode 8)

Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) tries to please her stubborn mother (Tovah Feldshuh) while in West Covina for the holiday.

Available to stream on Netflix.

The Nanny
Amazon Prime Video

“The Hanukkah Story,” The Nanny (Season 6, Episode 10)

Maxwell (Charles Shaughnessy) gets stuck in a snowstorm, and by a Hanukkah miracle, the car’s oil lasts for eight hours instead of one, letting him arrive back in time to celebrate the holiday with Fran (Fran Drescher). Plus Fran prays with a nun to insure his safety.

Available to stream on Amazon Prime Video.

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Hanukkah lasts for eight days and eight nights, but what to watch in between?

Ahead of the Jewish holiday, we’ve rounded up six of the best episodes available to stream right now to get you into the spirit between December 22 and December 30. There’s no better way to cap off the end of the year.

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