Holiday Celebrations in Denver
Traveling to Denver this holiday season? From musical performances to awesome outdoor fun, there is plenty to see and do in Denver. And don’t stress about blowing your holiday budget, many holiday celebrations in the Mile High City are free (or almost free)! Read on for our top recommendations.
A Christmas Carol | Denver Center For The Performing Arts | Nov. 19th – Dec. 26th
Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol comes to life at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. With intricate costumes, handmade scenery and live musical numbers, the journey of Ebeneezer Scrouge comes to life in this musical adaptation. The production lasts two hours, and tickets start at $40 each.
The Nutcracker | Ellie Caulkins Opera House | Nov. 27th – Dec. 24th
Experience the timeless magic of this holiday favorite. The Colorado Ballet’s 56th annual production of The Nutcracker promises exquisite dancing, exciting battles, dazzling costumes, and captivating music from the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. Kids of all ages (and adults too) will be swept up in this classic Christmas story. Tickets always go quickly so be sure to get yours soon.
Mile High Holidays | Downtown Denver | On-going
This site is a comprehensive listing of almost every holiday activity and event in the Denver area. Filter your search for kid-friendly fun, art and culture focused or search out free things to see and do this holiday season. From Christmas performances to dazzling light displays, Christmas in Denver has it all!
Downtown Denver Rink | Skyline Park | Until Feb. 20th
Lace-up your skates and join in the winter fun at an outdoor rink in the heart of Denver’s downtown core. Get a few laps in and exercise muscles you never knew you had! Everyone from beginners to seasoned skaters will enjoy this awesome space at the corner of 16th and Arapahoe streets. Access to the rink is free and skate rental is just $2.
Zoo Lights | Denver Zoo | Nov. 22nd – Jan 8th
Spanning 70 acres of the Denver Zoo campus, Zoo Lights promises nightly entertainment, Santa meet-and-greets, animal encounters, and illuminated animal sculptures throughout the park. These dazzling creations swing through trees, hide in bushes, and pop up all over the place. Book your tickets now to one of the city’s most anticipated holiday events and save with an online discount.
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