Clever Candle Lighting Ceremonies

Mitzvah Inspire: Creative Candle Lighting Displays

Mitzvah Inspire: Creative Candle Lighting Displays


A candle lighting ceremony is a beautiful tradition that is part of many Bar/Bat Mitzvahs celebrations.

In the past, we wrote a story called, Candle Lighting Displays: No Formal Cake and we thought it would be fun to revisit that idea and see how families are creatively displaying their candles!


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See some of the ideas we found below:



Creative Candle Lighting Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club
Jelly beans in clear paint cans from a celebration at Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club

Mitzvah Inspire: Candle Lighting No Cake
An amusement park themed candle display from Adams Creative Images

Mendelsohn candle lighting
The Mendelsohn Family had a neon display. They used 2” square bud vases and filled them with water balls and different color lights with floating candles on top

Mitzvah Inspire Candle Lighting Ideas Posh Able Events
Posh Able Events created a pretty sea inspired candle lighting display

Party Decorations By Marylss: Candle Lighting Displays
From Party Decorations by Marlyss, this creative display is for a Cirque du Soleil themed party

Candle Lighting Display: Balloon Artistry

Balloon Artistry created these floating candles around the Bat Mitzvah cake

Mitzvah Inspire Creative Candlelighting Displays votive candles

Verbena Designs created these votive candles with the Bat Mitzvah girl’s name

Gnat Spotlight candle lighting

From the Gnat family, they used ceramic letter dishes, filled with candy from Lane Ivy to spell out their daughter’s name

Mitzvah Inspire Candle Lighting Ideas Allison Sargent Events
An overhead view from Allison Sargent Events with beautiful color and ribbons

Mitzvah Inspire Candle Lighting IdeasVIP Caterers
A creative candle lighting set up for Brandon from VIP Caterers

Mitzvah Inspire: Candle Lighting displays, its Events by Julie
For a baseball themed celebration from its Events by julie

Mitzvah Inspire: candle lighting No Cake
From Adams Creative Images this Bat Mitzvah girl had clear vases with a single beautiful flower

 Did you have a creative candle lighting display? Let us know at [email protected].


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