Santa is making special appearances all over town. Here's where to find him, plus other family-friendly fun during Mile High Holidays.

A few Santa sightings events for 2017 have been announced and are included below.
Check back for even more.


WHERE: Larimer Square, Larimer Street, between 14th and 15th streets
It's the happiest season of all at Larimer Square where historic charm meets holiday cheer. With festive dining options and boutiques filled with treasures for everyone on your Nice List, Larimer Square help you celebrate in style. There are also carolers, carriage rides, and Santa on any given day. Visits with Santa are free and open to the public.

Santa's Flight Academy

WHERE: Cherry Creek Shopping Center
Santa's Flight Academy is a wholly interactive and magical hero's journey that transforms children into key members of Santa's Flight Crew. Create memorable and sharable moments for families, including the Flight Suit Visualizer and the Flight Navigation Station. Experience a powerful and magical snow and light show inside Santa's sleigh, and, of course, a visit with Santa Claus.

Breakfast With Santa

WHEN: Dec. 9–10, 16–17 and 22–24, 2017
WHERE: Downtown Aquarium
Join Sharkey and Santa for a delicious breakfast buffet at Denver's Downtown Aquarium! After breakfast, explore the Aquarium Adventure Exhibit with more than one million gallons of extraordinary marine life. 

Photos With Santa

WHERE: Park Meadows Retail Resort
Colorado's largest enclosed shopping center will offer plenty of time with Santa this holiday season. With events from Pet Nights to Family Portraits, Park Meadows offers a Santa experience for the entire family.

The Polar ExpressTM Train Ride

WHEN: Nov. 9–12, 16–19, 24–26 and 29–30; Dec. 1–3, 6–10 and 13–23, 2017
WHERE: Colorado Railroad Museum
The story of The Polar ExpressTM  is being theatrically re-created so you and your family can be immersed in the sights, sounds and intrigue of this classic children's tale. Prepare to be surrounded by the magic and wonder of the holiday season!

Adventure to Santa

WHERE: Southwest Plaza
Southwest Plaza's recent transformation brings together the best of modern Denver with exciting new retail and restaurant offerings. Join Shrek and his friends on a magical, interactive adventure to find Santa at the North Pole.

Olde Golden Christmas

WHEN: Candlelight Walk, Dec. 1, 2017; Christmas Parades, Dec. 2, 9 and 16, 2017
WHERE: 911 10th Street, Golden

Olde Golden Christmas includes a community candlelight walk, Victorian carolers, free Newfoundland dog-pulled cart rides, holiday art market, parades, shopping, music and theater productions, Santa Claus, holiday lights, art and more!