EVENT DATE : November 22, 11:00AM
Skyline Park

This annual event brings authentic German and European holiday traditions to Denver! Opens every year on the Friday before Thanksgiving, and lasts through the 23rd of December. Guests can find delicious cuisine, festive German drinks, handmade jewelry, toys, clothing, gifts and much more. Live entertainment is featured inside the festival tent every evening, and dancing is highly encouraged! ChristKindlMarketDenver.com

EVENT DATE : November 25, 7:30PM
Pepsi Center

See pop icon, Cher on her Here We Go Again tour. PepsiStadium.com

EVENT DATE : November 29, 12:00PM
Fillmore Plaza

Singing loud for all to hear, the Yuletide Carolers are back this year. Join us for festive songs on week day and weekend afternoons, starting on Small Business Saturday. For nine days throughout the season, Yuletide carolers will perform in Fillmore Plaza and locations throughout Cherry Creek North. CherryCreekNorth.com

EVENT DATE : November 29, 5:00PM
Denver Botanic Garden

The Gardens’ signature event for over three decades, this annual holiday lights extravaganza transforms our York Street location into a twinkling winter wonderland. With fresh and exciting new features, along with some fan favorites, this year’s display is brighter and more expansive than ever before. Join us for this family-friendly event. BotanicGardens.org

EVENT DATE : November 30, 7:31AM
Cherry Creek North

In Cherry Creek North, we embrace Small Business Saturday, and the weeks leading up to it, as an opportunity to highlight our high concentration of small retail businesses. Out of the 260 retail and service businesses in CCN, 70 percent (or just over 175) are small retail businesses.   CherryCreekNorth.com

EVENT DATE : December 1, 7:32AM
Ellie Caulkins Opera House

Returning for its 59th season, this beloved holiday favorite sells out every year with many performances through December. Experience this whimsical trip to the sugar plum kingdom where magical dances come alive. Secure your seats early for this holiday tradition as most performances fill up prior to opening night.    ColoradoBallet.org

EVENT DATE : December 5, 7:00PM
Pepsi Center

Join Mickey Mouse and his friends at Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, a brand-new adventure filled with world-class skating, high-flying acrobatics and unexpected stunts! Make memories with your whole family during Aladdin, Toy Story, and The Little Mermaid as the search party becomes an all-out magical celebration on the ice, in the air, and all around! AltitudeTickets.com

EVENT DATE : December 6, 8:00PM
Downtown Denver

The two-mile parade route in Downtown Denver is the stage for Colorado’s brightest holiday tradition. This FREE holiday spectacular features more than 40 units including extravagantly illuminated floats, giant helium-filled character balloons, magnificent marching bands, traditional equestrian units and vibrant cultural entries. And of course, a special appearance by Major Waddles the Penguin and Santa! Grab your hot chocolate and ear-muffs, this year is going to be better than ever! DowntownDenver.com

EVENT DATE : December 7, 9:00AM
Colorado Railroad Museum

This December Santa is making a special stop at the Colorado Railroad Museum to pose for photos with visitors during the day. Take a fun & unique family holiday photo this special season! ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org

EVENT DATE : December 7, 3:30PM
Hyatt Regency Downtown Denver Convention Center

Experience an enchanting evening of dancing amidst 1940s and 50s vehicles, movie set lights & props, re-enactors, sleighs, Christmas trees, a canopy of lights & the most sought after big bands. We will also be featuring a Rat Pack tribute with Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr., The Satin Dollz and the White Christmas singers/movie cast! 1940sBall.org

EVENT DATE : December 7, 8:00PM
Mission Ballroom

Greensky Bluegrass with Ghost Light live at Mission Ballroom! MissionBallroom.com

EVENT DATE : December 8, 8:00AM
Washington Park

The Arthritis Foundation’s Jingle Bell Run is the original festive race for charity. It’s where you can strut your stuff in your favorite holiday costume and feel good about doing good. Together, we’ll jingle all the way to a cure. ColoradoRunnerMag.com

EVENT DATE : December 8, 11:00AM
EXDO Event Center

Shop & Sip at RiNo Holiday BAZAAR, taking over EXDO Event Center for three consecutive Sundays this December! 70+ local vendors weekly, food and fashion trucks, beer and cider tastings, bottomless mimosas, live music, and more! EventBrite.com

EVENT DATE : December 8, 7:00PM
Cherry Creek Shopping Center

Bring your fur babies to pose for a special photo with Santa! Dogs and cats large and small are invited to get their photo taken with Santa in Grand Court. Don’t miss this annual treasured event for pet lovers!   Denver.org

EVENT DATE : December 10, 10:00AM
Newman Center for the Performing Arts

TEDWomen is a three-day conference about the power of women and girls to be creators and change-makers. A powerful day of presentations with ideas worth spreading will take place at the Newman Center for the Performing Arts, a multi-disciplinary arts venue that provides innovative, diverse and thought-provoking performance and education opportunities. Ted.com

EVENT DATE : December 10, 6:30PM
REI Denver

Are you an alpine skier looking to take your turns to off the groomed? Perhaps you want to broaden your skiing boundaries in order to reach remote mountain areas. Join REI for an inspiring and educational presentation on how to use the ski skills you have to make the transition to backcountry skiing. We will discuss backcountry specific skills, equipment necessary, and safety considerations to efficiently enjoy backcountry travel on skis. REI.com

EVENT DATE : December 11, 7:32AM
Larimer Square

Join us for a 5-day holiday shopping experience featuring 40+ carefully curated local makers. Once your shopping list is complete, head into the winter-themed heated pop-up bar, where live entertainment and holiday cocktails will be keeping spirits bright all week long! EventBrite.com

EVENT DATE : December 13, 7:30PM
Boettcher Concert Hall

The warm sounds of the holidays fill the Hall with festive seasonal favorites. This family-friendly evening, led by Assistant Conductor Bertie Baignet, features traditional Christmas carols and even some newly arranged surprises. You better not pout because Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to see who’s naughty and who’s nice in preparation for the big night! ChildrensChorale.org

EVENT DATE : December 14, 2:00PM
Denver Botanic Garden

Ikebana is an expression of our respect and appreciation towards nature. This class is an introduction to the Sogetsu School of Ikebana. This will be a hands-on workshop open to all skill levels. The instructor will demonstrate the art form and then the students will proceed to make an arrangement to take home.  BotanicGardens.org

EVENT DATE : December 21, 8:00AM
Denver City Park

The Christmas Carol Classic 1M/5K/10K & Tiny Tim Fun Run is for participants of all levels. Come out and earn your finisher and awards medals, tech t-shirts, hot chocolate, and more! Be prepared to be inspired as the Original Dickens Carolers grace the plaza at City Park in full Dickensian costume, blending phenomenal voices that ring with authenticity the true spirit of the season. EventBrite.com

EVENT DATE : December 31, 8:00PM
Larimer Square

Take your tribe into the New Year at the 2020 New Year’s Eve Bar Crawl taking place Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at many locations in Denver presented by Social Scene. From dance parties, DJs, live bands & the must-have midnight champagne cheers…the New Year’s Eve Bar Crawl is the perfect place to wrap up 2019 and celebrate the kick-off of 2020 with those you care for the most. EventBrite.com