Events in Colorado Springs for the month of December
Skate in the park
Enjoy a 4,675 square-foot, real ice rink, located on the west side of Acacia Park. The rink is a collaborative effort between the City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Services and Downtown Colorado Springs.
Dates: November 2018
Time: Varies depending on the day.
Cost: $10 includes skates; Under 4 years old FREE with paying adult
Santa express train
The Santa Express is a winter wonderland, where children (and all) are encouraged to wear cozy pajamas and relax with family and friends. Enjoy complimentary hot cocoa and a cookie on the way to the North Pole. Santa gets lots of visitors, so booking reservations early is recommended. View pricing and scheduled departures here.
Dates: November 16 – December 24, & December 26 – December 30, 2018
Time: Up to 3 departure times
Cost: Varies depending on options chosen; $40-$60 adults and $30-$50 children ages 1-12
For reservations, please call 888.724.5748
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo electric safari
‘Tis the season for lights, animals and holiday spirit at America’s only mountain zoo. Take in nearly one million sparkling lights illuminating the crisp winter night, warm up at one of the fires throughout the Zoo, then stop in and see Santa (through Dec. 23).
Dates: December 7-9, December 14 – 23, December 25 – January 1, 2019
Time: 5:30-8:30pm (last admission sold at 7:30pm)
- Adults – $9.75
- Seniors (65+) – $8.75
- Children (3 – 11) – $6.75 children
- Children under 2 – $0.75
Visit Santa at the North Pole
Meet Santa and his elves. Ride on more than two dozen unique, friendly rides, swing through the sky on the Enterprise Space Shuttle or enjoy the whimsical antique carousel.
Dates: Through Dec. 24, 2018; Closed most Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Time: 10 am – 5 pm
Cost: $22 per person ages 2-adult.
Sweaters & Santa
Get out your Christmas Spirit and your ugly sweater with these unique tours from Local Motive Party Bus.
Date: December 7 & December 15, 2018
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Yule Tea at Glen Eyrie
Yule Tea is Glen Eyrie’s most highly anticipated Tea of the year. Celebrate this merry season while drawing closer to those who matter most as you delight in stirring conversations and revel in their new, hand-crafted holiday menu and heartwarming teas.
Dates: November 24 – January 3, 2018
Time: 11 am or 2:30 pm (time available depending on day)
Cost: $29 (plus tax) per person; Non-Refundable
To make reservations, please call 719.265.7050or email.
HAVE A WONDERFUL & BLESSED HOLIDAY SEASON
UNTIL NEXT YEAR!