21 Festive Things to Do in Colorado This December

From the Trail of Lights to the Mile High Tree, there are so many fun holiday events and festive things to do in Colorado in December.

Many of Colorado’s festive winter activities are outdoors, so be sure to dress warmly and check the weather before you leave.

The Royal Gorge Bridge is being transformed into an interactive drive-thru holiday lights experience.

1. Bridge of Lights at Royal Gorge

Sit in your warm comfy car as you drive through thousands of lights, colorful archways, synchronized holiday music, snowmen, and candy canes.

2. Christmas in Color

This amusement park is all Christmas all the time! Come to North Pole, Colorado for some year-round Santa-themed fun.

3. North Pole, Colorado Springs

The 9News Parade of Lights in Denver is one of the most popular holiday events in Colorado every year!

4. Parade of Lights and other local parades

Tour the animal exhibits and 85 lighted sculptures across 50 acres and keep warm by the many fires lit throughout the zoo.

5. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Electric Safari

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