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New Year's Eve Fireworks in Downtown
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Denver New Year's Eve

Get ready for a great Denver New Year's Eve in The Mile High City, with concerts, fireworks, family friendly events and more. Denver was named one of Travel + Leisure's top cities to spend New Year's Eve.

Find great hotel deals on New Year's Eve in The Mile High City. 

New Year's Eve Fireworks in Denver

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2016 (9 p.m. and midnight)
WHERE: Downtown Denver
The sky will once again sparkle over the 16th Street Mall at the close of 2016 with the New Year's Eve Fireworks Downtown. The two spectacular fireworks shows will occur at 9 p.m. and midnight. For the best viewpoints, stand along the 16th Street Mall. Costumed entertainers will interact with crowds between shows, including magicians, mascots, balloon artists, stilt walkers, comedians and more.

Please note, between 8 p.m. and 1 a.m., RTD Light Rail trains will not cross the 16th Street Mall and mall ride shuttles will stop temporarily during the two fireworks shows.

Featured Things To Do

Noon Year's Eve at Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2016 (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
WHERE: Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus
 
Children can experience the excitement, thrills and festive fun of New Year's Eve in Times Square right here in Denver - all before bedtime! The Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus will be celebrating with glittery ball drops, rainbows of confetti and huge sheets of bubble wrap (the museum's version of fireworks) for kids to stomp on. After the ball drops, the celebration keeps going with sparkling art projects and heaps of activities on the plaza. 

New Year's Eve Countdown Party at Union Station

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2016  
WHERE: Union Station
Join Denver Union Station for a holiday celebration. More details to follow. 

Zoo Year's Eve

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2016
WHERE:
Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St.
Enjoy a perfect New Year's Eve celebration for the entire family at the Denver Zoo. With a special New Year's Eve countdown at 9 p.m. your little ones will be able to enjoy the holiday, but still get home for bed. Activities are included with Zoo Lights admission.

Howl: A New Year Wake & Revival

WHEN: Dec. 31, 2016
WHERE:
TBD
A dinner of small plates, followed by an evening of musical performances and art installations, plus craft cocktails, draw a passionate gathering of in-the-know followers to "dance out the demons of your past, rekindle your heart with live music, replenish your gut with delectable fare and let the flowing spirits awaken your senses."

BLOCKBUSTER EVENTS

Extreme Mammals

WHEN: Sept. 23, 2016–Jan. 8, 2017 
WHERE: 
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Fill some of your family time Thanksgiving weekend with a trip to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science's Extreme Mammals exhibit, where you'll meet some of the largest, smallest and most extreme mammals Mother Nature has ever dreamed up. 

Washed Ashore, Art to Save the Sea

WHEN: Sept. 24-Jan. 16, 2017
WHERE: 
Denver Zoo
See 15 giant sculptures of sea life made almost entirely from debris collected from beaches. Developed by the non-profit group The Washed Ashore Project, the exhibit is meant to create awareness about marine debris and plastic pollution though art. Washed Ashore, Art to Save the Sea will be open for the public to enjoy daily, weather pending and will be free with regular admission to the zoo.

Star WarsTM and the Power of Costume

WHEN: Nov. 13, 2016–Apr. 2, 2017 
WHERE: 
Denver Art Museum
Have a sci-fi or fantasy fan in your family? Then they won't want to miss the Star Wars and the Power of Costume exhibit at Denver Art Museum, featuring original costumes from the films. 

 

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