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Christmas Tea in the Queen's Parlour Tearoom

Join us for an elegant Christmas High Tea
Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.
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Location:

9 Capitol Hill Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO, 80829
United States

Phone:

719.685.1011

Mary Poppins

Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic, love, and common sense, she must teach the family members how to value themselves (and each other) before the wind changes direction!
Dates: 
11/30/2018
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY 7:30 PM CURTAIN SUNDAY 2:30 PM CURTAIN
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Location:

1468 Dayton St.
Aurora, CO, 80010
United States

Phone:

303-856-7830

Kids with Special Needs Event

Jumpstreet is hosting a semi-private on the first Saturday of the month for the children with special needs.
Dates: 
12/01/2018
9:00 am - 10:00 am (Private Hour) 10:00 am - 11:00 am (open to Public)
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Location:

10081 W Bowles Ave
Littleton, CO, 80127
United States

Phone:

(303) 339-3030

59th Annual Georgetown Christmas Market

Each December the town of Georgetown transforms for two weekends into a bustling Christmas scene reminiscent of Christmas of long ago.
Dates: 
12/01/2018
12/02/2018
12/08/2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Location:

PO Box 667
Georgetown, CO, 80444
United States

Phone:

303.569.2840

Boulder Holiday Gift Festival

The 13th annual Boulder Holiday Gift Festival is Boulder’s biggest and best Holiday Shopping Extravaganza.
Dates: 
12/09/2018
11AM - 5PM
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Location:

Mapleton Center YMCA - Boulder, CO
2850 Mapleton Ave
Boulder, CO, 80301
United States

38th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in Beaver Creek

38th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony signifies the kickoff of another great ski season, and the beginning of the holiday season at Beaver Creek.
Dates: 
11/23/2018
5:00pm-8:00pm
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Organization:

Beaver Creek Mountain

Location:

210 Offerson Rd
Avon, CO, 81620
United States

Phone:

(970) 754-4636

Boulder Holiday Market

The Boulder Holiday Market is a holiday shopping spectacular not to be missed, featuring an awesome selection of one of-a-kind seasonal items, high quality handcrafted goods, fabulous holiday gift ideas, delicious specialty foods, and more, made from a diverse collection of local artists and crafters.
Dates: 
11/24/2018
10am to 5pm
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Location:

Central Park -Boulder, CO
1236 Canyon Blvd
Boulder, CO, 80302
United States

Fall Safari Mini-Camps at The Denver Zoo- Daily

WHEN SCHOOL IS OUT, SAFARI CAMPS ARE IN!
Dates: 
11/19/2018
11/20/2018
11/21/2018
9 am to 4 pm
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Organization:

Denver Zoo

Location:

2300 Steele St.
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

Phone:

303-376-4800

Holiday BrassFest with the The Denver Brass

Perform with us at our most popular community event!
Dates: 
12/01/2018
Registration - 10:00am Rehearsal - 10:30am Free Public Concert - 12:00pm
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Organization:

The Denver Brass

Location:

2253 Downing St
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

A Classical Christmas Conducted by Brett Mitchell

A new tradition begins as your Colorado Symphony debuts A Classical Christmas, blending traditional and classical holiday arrangements in an unforgettable performance.
Dates: 
12/07/2018
12/08/2018
7:30PM
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Location:

1000 14th Street
Denver, CO, 80202
United States

Phone:

303-623-7876

French Chef Series at Children’s Museum

Calling all Alliance families with little ones! Our wonderful teacher, Anne Timmerman, will be leading French Chef Series at the Children’s Museum of Denver. Come learn a French recipe and taste some yummy treats! The activities are free with museum admission.
Dates: 
11/27/2018
2:00 - 3:00 pm and 3:00 - 4:00 pm
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Location:

The Children's Museum of Denver
2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, CO, 80211
United States

Phone:

303 831 0304

Opening Day at Beaver Creek

Kick off the 2018/2019 ski season, and opening weekend with some of our most special traditions.
Dates: 
11/21/2018
9:00am-10:00am
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Organization:

Beaver Creek Mountain

Location:

210 Offerson Rd
Avon, CO, 81620
United States

Phone:

(970) 754-4636

2018 Mayor’s Holiday Lighting presented by Xfinity and Ent Credit Union

O’Brien Park comes alive for the holidays!
Dates: 
11/23/2018
5:30 to 7 p.m.
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Location:

O'Brien Park
10795 Victorian Dr
Parker, CO, 80138
United States

Phone:

303.805.3253

KIDS FREE 2 SKI PASS-A-Basin

Two days of mountain fun - free for kids ages 6-12! For many of us here at The Legend, our lifelong passion for skiing and snowboarding started when we were kids. We want to introduce children to sliding on snow, and pass on our love of skiing and snowboarding to the next generation. Your child (ages 6-12) can ski or snowboard for FREE any two (2) days of our long 2018-19 season with NO BLACKOUT DATES.
Dates: 
11/19/2018
11/20/2018
11/21/2018
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Location:

28194 US Hwy 6
Keystone, CO, 80435
United States

Phone:

888-ARAPAHOE (272-7246)

South Pearl Street Winterfest

It’s the most Magical time of the year on South Pearl Street!
Dates: 
11/30/2018
12/01/2018
Friday, November 30th, 5pm-9pm Saturday, December 1st, 11am-5pm
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Organization:

South Pearl Street

Location:

1200 South Pearl Street
Denver, CO, 80209
United States

Ryan Hamilton at Rialto Theater Center

Armed with the unique perspective of growing up in rural Idaho to becoming a favorite in the New York stand-up comedy scene, Ryan Hamilton has been named one of Rolling Stone’s Five Comics to Watch.
Dates: 
12/08/2018
7:30 pm
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Location:

228 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, CO, 80537
United States

Phone:

(970) 962-2120

Tattered Tales Storytime at Colfax Avenue

Young kids are invited to join every Tuesday for a half hour of stories, activities, and snacks.
Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/27/2018
12/04/2018
10:30 am
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Location:

2526 East Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO, 80206
United States

Phone:

303-322-7727

15th Annual World's Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition

Kick of the week with the 15th annual World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Competition.
Dates: 
11/21/2018
2:00pm-3:00pm
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Organization:

Beaver Creek Mountain

Location:

210 Offerson Rd
Avon, CO, 81620
United States

Phone:

(970) 754-4636

Camping 101: SPREE Holiday Camp

The days are warming, camping season is around the corner, but it is still a little chilly at night. That doesn’t mean we can’t have a campout during the day! Join SPREE as we learn camping skills, and make some treats at our firepit along the South Platte River!
Dates: 
04/29/2019
8:00-4:30 pm. Aftercare 4:30-6:00 pm
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Location:

Johnson Habitat Park
610 S Jason St
Denver, CO, 80223
United States

Phone:

(303) 743-9720 ext. 930

Loveland Choral Society presents Christmastime is Here at Rialto Theater Center

Listen and enjoy Christmas melodies from the Loveland Choral Society on December 14, 15 and 16, 2018 at the Rialto!
Dates: 
12/14/2018
12/15/2018
12/16/2018
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Location:

228 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, CO, 80537
United States

Phone:

(970) 962-2120

Fur Coats and Cozy Caves at Majestic View Nature Center

As the wind howls and the snow swirls, our fellow mammals have many great adaptations to deal with the chilly winter!
Dates: 
11/27/2018
10:30-11:30 a.m
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Location:

7030 Garrison St.
Arvada, CO, 80004
United States

Phone:

720-898-7405

Movie at the Symphony: Home Alone in Concert with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra

A holiday classic, Home Alone features renowned composer John Williams’ charming and delightful score performed live as the film is shown on large suspended screens in Boettcher Concert Hall. Macaulay Culkin stars as Kevin McCallister, an eight-year-old boy who’s accidentally left behind when his family leaves for Christmas vacation, and who must defend his home against two bungling thieves (Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern). Hilarious and heartwarming, Home Alone is holiday fun for the entire family.
Dates: 
11/23/2018
7:30PM
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Location:

1000 14th Street
Denver, CO, 80202
United States

Phone:

303-623-7876

Nocturnal Nature: SPREE Holiday Camp

Who wakes up when the sun goes down? Investigate with SPREE the crepuscular and nocturnal creatures of Denver and the South Platte River!
Dates: 
02/18/2019
8:00 am- 4:30 pm aftercare available 4:30-6:00 pm
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Location:

Johnson Habitat Park
610 S Jason St
Denver, CO, 80223
United States

Phone:

(303) 743-9720 ext. 930

Victorian Christmas 2018 at Miramont Castle Museum

Enjoy the wonders of a true Victorian holiday experience! The Castle is lavishly decorated, homemade refreshments abound, and there is delightful entertainment for your pleasure.
Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
11/25/2018
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
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Location:

9 Capitol Hill Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO, 80829
United States

Phone:

719.685.1011

Bilingual Storytime at BookBar

Join Lore for Happier Hour Storytime every 3rd Thursday of the month! She'll lead the group in songs and stories in both Spanish and English.
Dates: 
12/20/2018
01/17/2019
02/21/2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Organization:

BookBar

Location:

4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO, 80212
United States

Drums of the World with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra

Marimba, bongos, bass drums, woodblocks, log drums, boo-bams, Chinese cymbals, metal trash cans, darabukkas, talking drums, plastic pipe, acoustic guitar, toy trumpet, tablespoons, Burma gongs, water can, crow call, tambourine, gankogui, and sleigh bells!
Dates: 
11/25/2018
2:30PM
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Location:

1000 14th Street
Denver, CO, 80202
United States

Phone:

303-623-7876

Wildlife Viewing Tips - Starting with Birds at Majestic View Nature Center

Want to work on your wildlife watching skills? Birds are common visitors to our suburban environment and learning to distinguish between Blue Birds and Blue Jays can help us spot more elusive wildlife.
Dates: 
11/20/2018
6-7 p.m
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Location:

7030 Garrison St.
Arvada, CO, 80004
United States

Phone:

720-898-7405

Special Reading at the Hamill House

A Special Reading of "The Night Before Christmas"
Dates: 
11/24/2018
after Christmas tree lighting
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Location:

Hamill House Museum
305 Argentine Street
Georgetown, CO, 80444
United States

Phone:

303.569.2840

Parker Christmas Carriage Parade

The Parker Christmas Carriage Parade is a valued tradition held annually in downtown Parker in celebration of the holiday season.
Dates: 
12/08/2018
Noon
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Organization:

Town of Parker

Location:

20120 E. Mainstreet
Parker, CO, 80138
United States

Phone:

303.841.0353

Geology Parfait at Majestic View Nature Center

Dig into geology with a tasty dessert to learn about the Earth's layers!
Dates: 
12/08/2018
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
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Location:

7030 Garrison St.
Arvada, CO, 80004
United States

Phone:

720-898-7405

Eco Ornaments at Majestic View Nature Center

Get into the holiday spirit with pinecone ornaments! Decorate a pinecone as we learn all about them; see different kinds of pinecones, and what they can do through some hands-on experiments.
Dates: 
12/11/2018
4-5 p.m.
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Location:

7030 Garrison St.
Arvada, CO, 80004
United States

Phone:

720-898-7405

Happier Hour Storytime at BookBar

Happier Hour is the happiest storytime!
Dates: 
11/20/2018
11/27/2018
11/29/2018
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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Organization:

BookBar

Location:

4280 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO, 80212
United States

French StoryTime at the Children's Museum

Bring your friends and join us for an extra special story time! It's a special StoryTime with French flair! Instructors from Alliance Française de Denver will engage young ones with a French story, song, and activity. Each session will be different, so stop by for any or all dates to experience something new each time!
Dates: 
11/26/2018
12/10/2018
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Location:

The Children's Museum of Denver
2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, CO, 80211
United States

Phone:

303-433-7444

Austrian Christmas Festival

Join us as we celebrate an Austrian Christmas with Santa Claus, reindeer, horse drawn carriage rides, Austrian food and drinks, festive holiday lights, and end the day with our annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony.
Dates: 
12/01/2018
1pm – 6pm
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Organization:

Schweiger Ranch

Location:

10822 S. Havana Street
Lone Tree, CO, 80134
United States

Phone:

303-790-0557

Low Sensory Mornings at Downtown Aquarium-Denver

For some adults and children with sensory sensitivity and special need, our exhibits can be a bit overwhelming. Join us as we host Low Sensory Mornings on the second Sunday of every month from 8:30 – 9:45 a.m. We will open an hour and a half early with a calmer, quieter setting, turning down the ambient sounds and turning up the lighting. These mornings will offer families that have children or other family members with special needs a subdued environment to participate in all the fun we have to offer! We will return to normal operations at 9:45 a.m.
Dates: 
12/09/2018
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
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Location:

700 Water St.
Denver, CO, 80211
United States

Phone:

303-561-4450

Jim Brickman at Rialto Theater Center

Jim Brickman’s distinctive piano style and captivating live performances have revolutionized the popularity of instrumental music. The hit-making songwriter is the best-selling solo pianist of our time, earning 21 number one albums in Billboard Magazine.
Dates: 
12/07/2018
7:30 pm
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Location:

228 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, CO, 80537
United States

Phone:

(970) 962-2120

‘Tis the Season Sing-A-Long at Rialto Theater Center

The Rialto Theater is pleased to welcome the Loveland community to its annual holiday sing-a-long. Enjoy hot drinks and sweet treats as you celebrate the season. Sharon Sheets will lead us in song.
Dates: 
12/09/2018
4:00 pm
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Location:

228 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, CO, 80537
United States

Phone:

(970) 962-2120

Vi Wickam & Friends: A Classic Christmas Concert at Rialto Theater Center

Featuring special guest Paul Chet, along with some of Northern Colorado’s finest musicians, this Christmas concert will be an evening of holiday cheer you don’t want to miss!
Dates: 
12/02/2018
4:00 pm
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Location:

228 E. Fourth Street
Loveland, CO, 80537
United States

Phone:

(970) 962-2120

Georgetown Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

With holiday singers, children’s chorus, hot chocolate, a visit from St. Nick, a big bonfire to keep you warm and more, this is a favorite holiday tradition in Georgetown! Come join us for the annual tree lighting and see downtown historic Georgetown lit up for the holiday season!
Dates: 
11/24/2018
5:15 PM
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Location:

Strouse Park
Rose and 6th Streets
Goergetown, CO, 80444
United States

Phone:

303.569.2840

Lights of December Parade in Boulder

In its 30th year, spectators will enjoy floats created and decorated by local businesses, churches and civic groups. Crowds will enjoy marching bands, lit fire engines, holiday carolers and much more. The grand finale includes an appearance by the jolly old man himself - Santa Claus!
Dates: 
12/01/2018
6:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Downtown Boulder

Location:

1942 Broadway Suite 301
Boulder, CO, 80302
United States

Phone:

303-449-3774

Parade of Lights & First Friday Art Walk in Louisville

Enjoy musical entertainment provided by local schools & churches, a living nativity, petting zoo and visits with Santa.
Dates: 
12/07/2018
5:30 p.m.—9:00 p.m
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Location:

Historic Downtown Louisville
Main Street
Louisville, CO, 80027
United States

Phone:

303.666.5747

Family Christmas at the Hamill House

oin Historic Georgetown, Inc., for a family-oriented, traditional Victorian-style Christmas celebration at the historic Hamill House.
Dates: 
12/02/2018
3:00 - 5:00 PM
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Location:

Hamill House Museum
305 Argentine Street
Georgetown, CO, 80444
United States

Phone:

303.569.2840

A River at Work: SPREE Spring Break Camp

The South Platte River flows through the heart of Denver. It has provided many goods and services to the city since early in its history. Learn with SPREE all the ways humans interact, experience, and work on the River!
Dates: 
03/25/2019
03/26/2019
03/27/2019
8:00am-4:30 pm. Aftercare 4:30-6:00 pm
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Location:

Johnson Habitat Park
610 S Jason St
Denver, CO, 80223
United States

Phone:

(303) 743-9720 ext. 930

Director’s Storytime & Craft at Colorado Railroad Museum

Young train enthusiasts meet to read stories with a decidedly railroad theme followed by a fun make and take home craft. Afterwards enjoy exploring the museum’s grounds and exhibits.
Dates: 
11/20/2018
12/18/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Location:

17155 W. 44th Avenue
Golden, CO, 80403
United States

Phone:

303-279-4591

Toddler Story Time at Barr Lake State Park

Join your pre-schooler (ages 3-5) years old, accompanied by an adult, to listen to stories about the natural world.
Dates: 
12/06/2018
10 AM - 12 PM
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Organization:

Barr Lake State Park

Location:

13401 Picadilly Rd.
Brighton, CO, 80603
United States

Phone:

303-659-6005

Fall Safari Mini-Camps at The Denver Zoo

WHEN SCHOOL IS OUT, SAFARI CAMPS ARE IN!
Dates: 
11/19/2018
11/20/2018
11/21/2018
9 am to 4 pm
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Organization:

Denver Zoo

Location:

2300 Steele St.
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

Phone:

303-376-4800

Turkey Day 5K FUN Run/Walk

Come celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday while getting a workout! The course for runners is a loop through the community, while the walkers' course is an out-and-back on Cherry Creek Regional Trail.
Dates: 
11/22/2018
8:00 am
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Location:

Parker Recreation Center
17301 E. Lincoln Ave.
Parker, CO, 80134
United States

Phone:

303.805.6304

St. Nick on the Bricks in Boulder

Kids of all ages can visit with Santa at the Downtown Boulder Visitor Information Center for FREE. Bring your list and a camera to capture priceless holiday memories.
Dates: 
11/23/2018
11/24/2018
12/22/2018
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Location:

Downtown Visitor Information Center - Boulder
1303 Pearl St
Boulder, CO, 80302
United States

Phone:

303-449-3774