Cripple Creek puts on a dazzling show at Christmas. Historic buildings and houses are decked out with lights while the Gold Camp Christmas Weekend is an annual event. Wander through a Christmas Wonderland at this old mine and enjoy a drink at the Christmas Inn.
Hop aboard the Polar Express steam train. Here the 'Polar Express' storybook is brought to life complete with your favorite characters including Santa Claus and his elves. This family destination has events for all ages.
Step back in time Breckenridge's Victorian-themed Christmas celebrations. Sing carols while sipping hot chocolate and have fun at the Holiday Dog Parade. Stay for New Year to catch the torchlight parade down the mountains.
Snow is definitely guaranteed in the Aspen ski resort. Enter into the Christmas spirit during the 12 Days of Aspen when free events take place every day. Enjoy carol concerts, visits from Santa Claus, live music and even gift-making workshops. At night, Aspen twinkles with red, green, and gold lights.
While not an actual town, this is a magical family destination during the festive season. Located near Cascade, the North Pole has mini-trains, an antique carousel, the Candy Cane Coaster, and of course, Mr. and Mrs. Claus live here!