Winter Events in Denver Planner



The great thing about winter events in Denver is that the weather changes so quickly you are able to get around easily without worrying about freezing to death!


Denver people know the weather is not going to stop them from having plenty of fun.


Here is a partial list of winter events in Denver which is basically November, December and January..


The beginning of the holiday season starts in November so events that last for more than one month may require that you look carefully.….make sense?


Also…descriptions of every event are not needed but in some cases I thought it might come in handy.

Denver Annual Event Highlights in November

Starz Denver Film Festival
November 1 - November 11, 2012

The region’s largest celebration of cinema when the Denver Film Society lights up the city with screenings of hundreds of new films from around the globe – everything from the hottest new indies, documentaries and foreign films.


Denver Arts Week
November 2 - November 10, 2012

Denver International Wine Festival
November 7 - November 10, 2012

Mile High Holidays
November 15 - January 27, 2013



Downtown Denver Grand Illumination
November 23 - December 31, 2012

As part of Downtown Denver’s Winter in the City program, at 6 p.m. on Nov 23, 2012 Downtown Denver’s Grand Illumination event will light up Downtown, from Denver Union Station to the City and County Building. Following a countdown shortly after 6:30 p.m., Denver Union Station will be ablaze with brightly colored floodlights illuminating the historic structure in the heart of Lower Downtown and its lighted tree in front. Light Exhibition runs through the end of December.

Denver Christkindl Market
November 23 - December 22, 2012

Relive a centuries old German tradition when the 12th annual Denver Christkindl Market kicks off on Friday, November 23, 2012, in connection with Downtown Denver’s Grand Illumination and the Parade of Lights. This typical German Christmas market at Skyline Park along the 16th Street Mall will continue through Saturday, December 22.

Blossoms of Light
November 30 - January 1, 2012

9News Parade of Lights
November 30 - December 1, 2012



Denver Annual Events in December

TubaChristmas Concert
Dates have yet to be announced

Mile High Holidays
November 15 - January 27, 2013


Blossoms of Light
November 30 - January 1, 2013

9News Parade of Lights
November 30 - December 1, 2012


Georgetown Christmas Market
December 1 - December 9, 2012

Zoo Lights
December 3 - January 2, 2013

New Year's Eve Fireworks Downtown Denver
December 31



Denver Annual Events in January

Mile High SnowFest
Dates have yet to be announced

Mile High Holidays
November 15 - January 27, 2013

Blossoms of Light
November 30 - January 1, 2013

Zoo Lights
December 3 - January 2, 2013

National Western Stock Show and Rodeo
January 12 - January 27, 2013

International Sportsmen's Expo
January 17 - January 20, 2013

The 32nd Annual Colorado Indian Market and Southwest Showcase
January 18 - January 20, 2013

Martin Luther King Marade (March and Parade)
January 21




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