Holiday Events In Fort Collins

Looking for fun holiday activities for the whole family?

We’ve compiled a list of exciting things happening in our neighborhood!

Santa’s Workshop: Santa has set up shop in Old Town Square. Kids are invited to stop by to share their wish lists with Santa! A professional photographer will be available to capture these priceless moments!

Holiday Lights: Bring a date into Old Town and experience the magic of the holiday lights illuminating historic Fort Collins.

Shop Late Fridays: Get your holiday shopping done locally! Dozens of downtown retail shops are keeping their doors open until 8:00pm on the second Friday of each month. After you’ve checked everyone off your list, treat yourself to a delicious dinner at one of the 45 restaurants in town!

The Nutcracker: A holiday classic, The Nutcracker has enchanted and dazzled audiences for years. Canyon Concert Ballet of Fort Collins is performing at The Lincoln Center with over 75 pre-professionals and students. Let the whole family get lost in a world of sugar plum fairies and magical dolls!

Winter Farmers’ Market: Why stop supporting your local farmers just because the temperatures dropped a bit? Located at the Opera Galleria in Old Town, the Winter Market is a great place for holiday dinner inspiration!

Chanukah Celebration: Be a part of this Fort Collins tradition and fun community project! Join Mayor Weitkunat on December 21 and light the giant menorah in Old Town!

Garden of Lights: A fan favorite and must-do holiday activity in Fort Collins, the Garden of Lights at Spring Creek features beautifully decorated and twinkling gardens lit by thousands of LED lights!

White Christmas: Back by popular demand, White Christmas at Midtown Arts Center is filled with dancing, laughter and some of the best songs ever!

Colorado Eagles: Support your local hockey team – we promise the whole family will have fun cheering them on!

Yoga For A Cause: Join Fort Collins Brewery on Sunday, December 21 for Yoga For A Cause, benefiting FoCO Cafe, a nonprofit cafe providing healthy food access to the community regardless of ability to pay!

CSU Athletics: Be part of the excitement by cheering on the Colorado State teams all Winter long!