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Nov. 19, 2021 – Jan. 1, 2022

Open every night: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

16th Street Mall at Welton Street


Denver’s holiday season will once again be bigger and brighter with the spectacular (and free) Mile High Tree, brought to you by presenting sponsor Modelo® USA. Step inside this brilliantly lit, 110-foot-tall immersive art installation. It will be open all season long. Make a weekend of it and find great hotel deals.

Hours & Showtimes | Getting There & Parking | Map | Fan Photos

Create a new family tradition and join in the free nightly festivities. The Mile High Tree puts on a dazzling music and lights show.

It's the largest installation of its kind in North America. The tree was created by ILMEX Illumination, a globally renowned decorative lighting production company in Spain. Madrid-based Brut Deluxe handled the lighting design using pixel-mapping technology.

Hours & Showtimes: Free Admission


16th Street Mall at Welton Street


Open every night: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Lights & Music Shows

The tree will be lit throughout the season for the public’s enjoyment and will be open for program viewings.

During open times, visitors to the tree will enjoy a selection of festive and diverse songs timed to the tree's exciting light displays. 

When the tree is not open to the public, visitors can still enjoy the tree's programmed lights safely from the perimeter of the tree lot on either Welton Street or on the 16th Street Mall.


Getting There & Parking


There are a variety of parking lots open to the public (payment required) located in close walking distance to the Mile High Tree. Parking lots are available at the following locations (see map):

  • 1627 California Street Parking Garage
  • Stout Street & 14th Street Parking Lot
  • California Street & 14th Street Parking Lot
  • 1785 Glenarm Place Parking Lot
  • Denver Pavilions Surface Parking Lots
  • Colorado Convention Center Parking Garage



The Mile High Tree is easily accessible from a variety of public transportation options. The nearest RTD Light Rail stops are at 16th and California (D, H and L lines) and at 16th and Stout (H and L lines). The Tree is also just a short walk or ride on the free 16th Street MallRide shuttle from Denver Union Station.



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