Here are some top picks for spending a spectacular Christmas weekend in Denver, Dec. 23-26, 2016. With a host of shopping options, The Mile High City is a terrific place for finding last-minute gifts. If you want to get out of the house, take the family to see Blossoms of Light, Zoo Lights or Trail of Lights. And for a good laugh, hometown comedian Josh Blue will be performing at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square.
‘A Christmas Carol’ (Friday and Saturday)
‘The SantaLand Diaries’ (Friday and Saturday, adult language)
‘The Nutcracker’ (Friday and Saturday)
The Ten Tenors Home for the Holidays (Saturday)
Josh Blue (Friday)
Santa's Flight Academy (Friday and Saturday)
Santa Meet & Greet (Friday and Saturday)
Breakfast With Santa (Friday and Saturday, reservations required at Downtown Aquarium)
Santa at Larimer Square (Friday and Saturday)
Denver Pavilions Holiday Carousel (Friday)
Denver Christkindl Market (Friday)
Also, check out our Holiday Shopping page for other great options.
Denver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs (Sunday)
Denver Nuggets vs. Atlanta Hawks (Friday)
For more activities, see the Denver 365 Event Calendar.