Celebrating the New Year: Traditional Holiday Experiences in Denver

As the year comes to a close, Denver offers a plethora of traditional holiday experiences that are bound to leave you feeling festive and joyful. From dazzling light displays to exciting outdoor activities, the Mile High city has something for everyone. In this blog post, we will explore some traditional and non traditional holiday experiences in Denver that will make your New Year celebrations truly memorable.


The Clocktower Cabaret's Annual New Year's Eve Burlesque Bash

The Clocktower Clockettes present their best and brightest acts from the past year, with the sassy, classy, high-altitude attitude audiences scream for. This top-shelf, all-star lineup is the best of the best together for one night to ring in the new year! Acts range from classic to modern, from smolderingly sensuous to laugh-out-loud hilarious counting down to a midnight toast and downtown fireworks!


Downtown Denver's Grand Illumination

Every year, downtown Denver lights up with thousands of twinkling lights during the Grand Illumination event. Head to Union Station to witness the lighting of the city's official holiday tree, accompanied by live music, food trucks, and a magical atmosphere. This tradition marks the beginning of the holiday season and is a fantastic way to welcome the New Year with friends and loved ones.


NYE Bash at the Punch Bowl Social

Come soak up the good vibes with free games, tasty bites, and a midnight champagne toast! Join us on the dance floor as some of the city’s hottest DJs keep the party going all night long. When the ball drops, the champagne pops! Join us as we countdown the seconds to the New Year with a spectacular display of fun and festivities. Brace yourself for an unforgettable midnight moment as we ring in 2024!


Skate City New Year's Eve

It’s a roller skating NYE bash!! This is a very special New Year’s Eve event full of skating, games, contests, prizes, and unlimited pizza and soda (during select times) topped off with a free horn for everyone to ring in 2024 Skate City style! $20 admission per individual or snag a family pass for just $50 that includes five (5) Admissions with one parent staying the entire evening. This is a New Year’s Eve party you won’t want to miss! 


 New Year's Eve Fireworks

No New Year's celebration is complete without fireworks, and Denver offers a spectacular show to mark the occasion. Head to the 16th Street Mall to witness a dazzling display of fireworks lighting up the night sky. Join the crowds as they count down to midnight and embrace the excitement and anticipation of the approaching year.


Denver's traditional holiday experiences offer a variety of enchanting activities that will make your New Year celebrations truly special. Whether you choose to explore the New Year's Eve by watching the Grand Illumination, going ice skating at Skyline Park, visiting The Clocktower Cabaret's Annual Burlesque Bash, or watching the fireworks, you are sure to create cherished memories. So, gather your loved ones and immerse yourself in the festive spirit as you bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new one in the Mile High City.


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Kelly Thompson, REALTOR


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Residential Construction Certified

New Build Specialist Designation

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