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Drop off new, unwrapped toys at any one of Coldwell Banker offices for Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Toy Drive now through December 13th. All gifts will go to children in need throughout the Roaring Fork Valley in cooperation with local non profits.

Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Toy Drive

December 2 @ 9:00 am - December 13 @ 5:00 pm MST

Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Toy Drive Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Toy Drive Drop off new, unwrapped toys at any one of Coldwell Banker offices for Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Toy Drive now through December 13th. All gifts will go to children in need throughout the Roaring Fork Valley in cooperation with local non profits. Locations: Glenwood Springs - 1614 Grand Avenue Suite ARedstone - 385 Redstone BoulevardCarbondale - 0290 Highway 133Basalt - 727 E. Valley Road, (Willits)Snowmass - 90 Carriage…

Thunder River Theatre Company presents The Doyle and Debbie Show December 5th through December 21st. Lowbrow inspiration becomes hilarious high entertainment in this 3-actor country music satire.

The Doyle and Debbie Show

December 9 @ 8:00 am - December 21 @ 5:00 pm MST

The Doyle and Debbie Show presented by Thunder River Theatre Company The Doyle and Debbie Show Thunder River Theatre Company presents The Doyle and Debbie Show December 5th through December 21st. Lowbrow inspiration becomes hilarious high entertainment in this 3-actor country music satire. Like Spinal Tap with a twang, it features numbers like “Blue Stretchpants,” “Barefoot and Pregnant,” and a few song titles unfit for a church sanctuary.Parental Advisory: Production includes adult-oriented themes and crude humor. In addition, to stay…

The Hotel Colorado invites you and your family to join us for our new Winter Wonderland series! These free events will take place the first 3 Thursdays in December – 5th, 12th and 19th. They start with Caroling in the Lobby by local school choirs who will perform two sets - one at 6:00 p.m.

Winter Wonderland

December 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MST

Winter Wonderland Winter Wonderland The Hotel Colorado invites you and your family to join us for our new Winter Wonderland series! These free events will take place the first 3 Thursdays in December – 5th, 12th and 19th. They start with Caroling in the Lobby by local school choirs who will perform two sets - one at 6:00 p.m. and another at 6:20 p.m. Caroling is followed up with Classic Christmas movies in the Roosevelt Room starting at 6:45 p.m.…

Mix, Mingle and Jingle with a day full of holiday festivities, refreshments, raffle and gifts! Plus, makeovers with our Laura Mercier National Artist. We will also be donating 5% of proceeds to the Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club.

Mix, Mingle and Jingle

December 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm MST

Mix, Mingle and Jingle Mix, Mingle and Jingle Mix, Mingle and Jingle with a day full of holiday festivities, refreshments, raffle and gifts! Plus, makeovers with our Laura Mercier National Artist. We will also be donating 5% of proceeds to the Aspen Valley Ski & Snowboard Club.Please email or call the store to RSVP: https://www.cosbar.com/aspenIn addition, to stay connected with Aspen Real Life on future events, visit https://www.aspenreallife.com/category/events/

Have you heard? Olaf the Elf is visiting Hallam Lake! Spread the holiday cheer with crafts and hot chocolate before Olaf's appearance at ACES' Hallam Lake visitor center.

Olaf the Elf is Visiting Hallam Lake

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm MST

Olaf the Elf is Visiting Hallam Lake, a magical winter afternoon! Olaf the Elf Visits Hallam Lake Have you heard, Olaf the Elf is visiting Hallam Lake! Spread the holiday cheer with crafts and hot chocolate before Olaf's appearance at ACES' Hallam Lake visitor center. Be prepared to walk outside in the winter wonderland as you help Olaf feed the birds of Hallam Lake. Join ACES and Olaf for a magical winter afternoon! In addition, to stay connected with Aspen…

Please join us in Aspen for our first annual Holiday Open Studio Sip 'n Shop! Explore 13 open studios, full of holiday gifts and our favorite holiday treats and beverages.

Holiday Sip ‘n Shop

December 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm MST

Open Studio Holiday Sip 'n Shop! Holiday Sip 'n Shop Please join us in Aspen for our first annual Open Studio Holiday Sip 'n Shop! Explore 13 open studios, full of holiday gifts and our favorite holiday treats and beverages. We will also have a wine tasting with Scout & Cellar's clean crafted wines. All work for sale will be cash and carry for all your holiday needs. You can shop handmade jewelry, ceramic sculpture, pottery and paintings by your…

Join us for an amazing evening with a few of Carbondale's most loved makers and artisans for a Royal Makers Holiday Pop Up at Batch at Roaring Fork Beer Company! Get early holiday shopping done on December 6th at 6:00 PM or just come get cozy with us and give thanks for all things local.

Royal Makers Holiday Pop Up at Batch

December 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm MST

Royal Makers Holiday Pop Up at Batch Royal Makers: A Holiday Pop Up at Batch Join us for an amazing evening with a few of Carbondale's most loved makers and artisans for a Royal Makers Holiday Pop Up at Batch at Roaring Fork Beer Company! Get early holiday shopping done on December 12th at 6:00 PM or just come get cozy with us and give thanks for all things local. Here's what to expect: Incredible pottery, clay jewelry, function sculptures,…

Wheeler Opera House will be hosting a special Sneak Screening of The Two Popes December 12th at 6:30 pm. The Two Popes is a fascinating and revealing tale of an unprecedented transfer of power, inspired by true events, in one of the world’s most important but private institutions, the Catholic Church

The Two Popes

December 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm MST

Special Sneak Screening - The Two Popes Special Sneak Screening - The Two Popes Wheeler Opera House will be hosting a special Sneak Screening of The Two Popes December 12th at 6:30 pm.The Two Popes is a fascinating and revealing tale of an unprecedented transfer of power, inspired by true events, in one of the world’s most important but private institutions, the Catholic Church. An exploration of the pressures and responsibilities of power, the moral struggles of leadership, and how…

It's time for our Frosty Balls Bash ! Join the Jimmy's Crew in kicking off the winter season with an industry blowout party featuring DJ Naka G. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12th - 9:30PM

Frosty Balls Bash

December 12 @ 9:30 pm - December 13 @ 1:30 am MST

Frosty Balls Bash Presented by Jimmy's Frosty Balls Bash It's time for our Frosty Balls Bash! Join the Jimmy's Crew in kicking off the winter season with an industry blowout party featuring DJ Naka G, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12th - 9:30PM.Dress in your best cocktail attire and come in for a party like no other! In addition, to stay connected with Aspen Real Life on future events, visit https://www.aspenreallife.com/category/events/

Passapalooza Snowmass

Passapalooza Snowmass

December 13 - December 15

Art, culture and snow sports collide to kickoff winter at Aspen Snowmass. When the sun sets in Snowmass, the town will come to life (and light) for a unique and festive evening of immersive art and food and drink specials around Snowmass Base Village and Snowmass Mall in partnership with Snowmass Tourism. After your day on the slopes, experience interactive art, light-based installations and more around the Snowmass Mall and Base Village throughout the weekend. Snowmass Light Festival Stick around…

Snowmassive Celebration takes places concurrently with Passapalooza, December 13-15. All weekend long guests can enjoy restaurant specials throughout the Village, as well as check out all the new restaurants, retailors and activities including the new Collective Snowmass.

Snowmassive Celebration

December 13 @ 12:00 am - December 15 @ 11:59 pm MST

The Viceroy Snowmass will be celebrating their 10th anniversary with packages, specials, and more. Come kick off the winter season with us in Snowmass! Snowmassive Celebration Snowmassive Celebration takes places concurrently with Passapalooza, December 13-15. All weekend long guests can enjoy restaurant specials throughout the Village, as well as check out all the new restaurants, retailors and activities including the new Collective Snowmass. The Collective Snowmass features a new restaurant concept, mix6, by award-winning Aspen chef Martin Oswald; MoxiBar, offering…

Join us for our 6th Annual Gratitude Walk Labyrinths are meditation paths that many hospitals provide for staff and guests as an evidence-based method for reducing stress, improving quality of life, increasing focus, offering a refreshing break, and as a thoughtful reminder for self-care and rejuvenation.

Valley View Labyrinth Walk

December 13 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm MST

Valley View Labyrinth Walk Valley View Labyrinth 6th Annual Gratitude Walk Join us for our 6th Annual Gratitude Walk Labyrinths are meditation paths that many hospitals provide for staff and guests as an evidence-based method for reducing stress, improving quality of life, increasing focus, offering a refreshing break, and as a thoughtful reminder for self-care and rejuvenation. Although labyrinths are a complex design, they are simply a single path that leads to a central area and back out again. Walking…

Join the Aspen Historical Society for Aspen History Fireside Chats, stories from Aspen’s past. Meet in the lobby at The Little Nell and cozy up by the fireplace to hear about the property’s mining and skiing history, the hotel’s origins and legendary moments, and more

Aspen History Fireside Chats

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm MST

Aspen History Fireside Chats Aspen History Fireside Chats Join the Aspen Historical Society for Aspen History Fireside Chats, stories from Aspen’s past. Meet in the lobby at The Little Nell and cozy up by the fireplace to hear about the property’s mining and skiing history, the hotel’s origins and legendary moments, and more. As part of The Little Nell’s 30th anniversary celebration, this special program is presented for this ski season only. Fireside chats are complimentary for hotel guests and…

SAWLiday Open Hose

December 13 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm MST

Happy SAWlidays from your favorite artists at SAW (Studio for Arts+Works) in Carbondale!25+ artists will open their studios on FRIDAY, DEC 13, from 3-8pm for a holiday art sale! Come enjoy refreshments, merriment, and of course lots of artwork inside and out!* * *NEW THIS YEAR! SAW artists are creating a “Stocking Surprise Spectacular” stuffed with handmade goodies that will be offered up as a door prize (drawing at 7:30pm!). Just $5 per entry or $20 for 5 entries! These funds will…

Curling comes to Snowmass with the new Game of Stones curling series at the Base Village Ice Rink! Fridays starting December 13, teams of two will compete in a head to head elimination competition. The first team that reaches 10 points wins!

Game Of Stones

December 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm MST

Game of Stones curling series at the Base Village Ice Rink! Game of Stones Curling comes to Snowmass with the new Game of Stones curling series at the Base Village Ice Rink! Fridays starting December 13, teams of two will compete in a head to head elimination competition. The first team that reaches 10 points wins! Game of Stones will take place from 3 pm - 5 pm, registration will occur at the ice skating rink prior to the event.…

Join us on Friday, December 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. for a Merry on Midland holiday tree lighting and other festivities in Lions Park in Downtown Basalt. The evening will include a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, s’mores, chili, cookies, hot chocolate & cider – courtesy of the Basalt Lions Club.

Merry on Midland

December 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm MST

Merry on Midland - a holiday celebration (Feliz en Midland) Merry on Midland Join us on Friday, December 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. for a Merry on Midland holiday tree lighting and other festivities in Lions Park in Downtown Basalt. The evening will include a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, s’mores, horse drawn hayrides, carolers, chili, cookies, hot chocolate & cider – courtesy of the Basalt Lions Club, ornament decorating at The Art Base. Sponsored by The Town…

Carbondale Clay Center most popular family event, this annual kids only holiday sale gives your child the chance to buy beautiful holiday gifts for friends, teachers and family members, on their piggy-bank budget.

Kids Only Holiday Sale

December 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm MST

Kids Only Holiday Sale Kids Only Holiday Sale Carbondale Clay Centers most popular family event, this annual kids only holiday sale gives your child the chance to buy beautiful holiday gifts for friends, teachers and family members, on their piggy-bank budget. Ceramic pieces are all donated by local ceramic artists and will be on sale to KIDS ONLY for $10 or less. Kids and their families will be able to enjoy holiday snacks and libations and can also paint their…

Visit Santa at America’s only mountain-top theme park. Get your photo taken with ol’ St. Nick and enjoy the dazzling display of more than a half million lights and a giant musical Christmas tree.

Visit Santa

December 13 @ 4:00 pm - December 15 @ 7:00 pm MST

Visit Santa at America’s only mountain-top theme park Visit Santa Visit Santa at America’s only mountain-top theme park. Get your photo taken with ol’ St. Nick and enjoy the dazzling display of more than a half million lights and a giant musical Christmas tree. Roast s’mores around the fire pit, warm up in the North Pole hut and be dazzled by the winter scenery! Price: $14 - $19Gondola tickets are $14 for kids ages 3-12 and $19 for adults. In addition,…

Garfield County and the Downtown Market invite the public to attend the Grand Holiday from 4:30-7:00 p.m. at the Garfield County Courthouse on Friday, December 13, 2019.

Grand Holiday

December 13 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm MST

Grand Holiday Grand Holiday Garfield County and the Downtown Market invite the public to attend the Grand Holiday from 4:30-7:00 p.m. at the Garfield County Courthouse on Friday, December 13, 2019. This family oriented event is an opportunity for the entire community to get in the holiday spirit. Little ones and adults alike can meet Santa and some of his live reindeer while enjoying hot chocolate, freshly made donuts, and roasting marshmallows over an open fire. Then gather up the…

Come and celebrate with all 24 Featured Artists at our "Holiday Party" for the December Second Friday Reception on the corner of 8th and Cooper. Enjoy each artist`s unique talents on display while shopping for those on your list.

Second Friday Reception

December 13 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm MST

Second Friday Reception Second Friday Reception Come and celebrate with all 24 Featured Artists at our "Holiday Party" for the December Second Friday Reception on the corner of 8th and Cooper. Enjoy each artist`s unique talents on display while shopping for those on your list.  Bring the family to visit Santa and his elves who will be stopping by now and then while caroling the neighborhood. Treat youselves to wine, a fruit beverage, and Christmas goodies. In addition, to stay connected…

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