Experience the magical wonderland of lights at the annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Westminster City Hall, complete with holiday music, hot chocolate, cookies, and of course, a visit with Santa. Create new family traditions around the bonfire and on the hayride. The full-size sleigh or kid-size trains are perfect settings for family photos. Complimentary coffee will be provided. The lighting ceremony Recreations & Libraries. The lighting ceremony will be held on Saturday December 5 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the City of Westminster Parks, Recreation & Libraries, 4800 W. 92nd Ave., in Westminster. Dress warm, the event is mostly outside.
The Downtown Denver Partnership invites you and your family to join us for free skating at the Downtown Denver Rink at Skyline Park (Access to the rink is free when you bring your own skates). Open daily from November 22 - February 14th, the rink also offers free skating lessons on Saturdays and free skate rentals for children 12 & under on Sundays. For location, hours, and special programming, visit www.downtowndenverrink.com.
Zoo Lights will span through 60 acres of Denver Zoo’s campus, with nightly entertainment, animal encounters, Santa meet-and-greets and, of course, illuminated animal sculptures that swing through trees, jump across lawns hide in bushes and appear in places where they’re least expected. Running December 1 until December 31 is one of Denver’s most anticipated events, which is a great opportunity for folks of all ages to enjoy the holidays or kick off the New Year with family, friends and colleagues. For more information please visit www.DenverZoo.org.
Daniel Luna, the Colorado artist known for his vibrant, colorful paintings exploring regional stories will be presenting his work at Bonacquisti Wine. Luna took his unique style and transformed the Bonacquisti family stories onto canvas, becoming the basis for the Bonacquisti wine labels. Join Bonaquisti Wine and Danial Luna as they proudly celebrate the work of this local treasure. Also, we’ll be featuring the work of Susan Luna – Lunapparel on Saturday, December 2, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free Admission with food and wine available for purchase. For more information visit www.bonacquistiwine.com.
Every holiday season, ACDA goes caroling through the neighborhoods of Greeley as a fun way to end the fall semester. This year they invite you to join them. Carolers are asked to meet on December 2 at Frasier Hall (UNC campus) at 6:45 p.m. Please wear your favorite holiday attire. Also, we will be walking around so wear comfy shoes. For more information visit www.uncacda1889.wixsite.com/bears.
At The Lantern Fest, thousands of revelers join together armed with lanterns for one unforgettable spectacle. Before sundown friends and families can enjoy food, live music, a stage show, familiar princesses, face painters, s’mores, balloon artists and more. Then, when the time is just right, we will light the sky with our highest hopes and fondest dreams. Lanterns will fly when the sun goes down. Be sure to arrive early enough to park, check-in and find a place to enjoy the event. Latern Fest will be held on Saturday, December 2 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the I-25 Speedway, 400 Gobatti Pl., in Pueblo.