Santa will be in the Olde Town Arvada Square (57th and Olde Wadsworth Blvd.) from noon - 3 p.m. on Dec. 8 and 15. Each child that visits with Santa will receive a FREE sugar cookie from the famous Rheinlander Bakery, and, Kathryn Tighe, Real Estate Agent, Colorado Home Realty will be onsite with free hot cocoa. There will be live entertainment each week. Don’t miss the Olde Town Holiday Market, also in the Square. The Holiday Market runs 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. and will also be taking place on December, 22 with a special surprise guest.
Come to Chatfield Farms to meet Mrs. Claus, Santa and his reindeer while walking through colorful holiday lights that illuminate the night. Chatfield Farms is transformed into a magical village. Join us for an exciting holiday experience for all ages. Hop on the hayride to catch a short movie at Santa’s cinema and find unique holiday gifts in his workshop. Located at 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd. in Littleton. Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays: Now until December 23, from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (last entry 7:30 p.m.). Daytime hours close early at 3:30 p.m. during Santa’s Village.
The First Friday Art Walk and Luminarias Festival unite on Friday, December 7 for a free evening in Denver’s Art District on Santa Fe. As always, hundreds of artists will be displaying work in studios and galleries along Santa Fe Drive with late-night hours in addition to Luminarias festivities. Enjoy a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, who will be roaming the galleries along the Luminarias path. Luminarias—or Farolitos—are a tradition of the southwest. Candles are carefully placed in sand inside of a bag, providing a warm glow that will take over Santa Fe Drive in Denver for one night only. Visit https://bit.ly/2DZWf9r for more information.
The Front Range Village presents Holidays at the Village. Located at 1200 S. College Ave. in Fort Collins from now until December 31. Santa is coming to the Front Range Village and they’ve transformed their courtyard into a magical, gingerbread village with Santa’s sleigh nestled against glistening gumdrops. Santa is ready to listen to whispered wishes, photo ops, and selfies so don’t forget your camera. Open daily from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Enjoy over 250,000 lights and 150 unique lit sculptures throughout the Pueblo Zoo from now until December 30. This award-winning holiday extravaganza is fun for all ages. This event offers FREE Santa photos every Friday of ElectriCritters before Christmas (with admission)! Islands of Life building open to see ringtailed lemurs, meerkats, and more. For more information visit www.pueblozoo.org/electricritters