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Celebrate the holidays with South Suburban

Celebrate the holidays with South Suburban

Nov 14 2019

South Suburban has a variety of family-friendly holiday events throughout the District, including activities with Santa, shopping, arts and crafts and pottery, and making nature gifts. 

Kick off the holiday season with A Hudson Christmas
Celebrate the holidays with an extravaganza of dazzling Christmas lights. A Hudson Christmas  begins on Black Friday with Santa visits, hot chocolate and treats, and elaborate displays of light and color. Purchase ticets at altitudetickets.com or at the Hudson Gardens Welcome Center, open daily, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., 6115 South Santa Fe Drive, Littleton.

South Suburban Pottery Guild Holiday Sale
Shop for unique, handcrafted pottery by South Suburban Pottery Guild members. Fifteen percent of sales are donated to the Goodson Clay Arts Studio.
Monday-Wednesday, December 2-4, Buck Recreation Center, 2004 West Powers Avenue, Littleton
Monday-Thursday, Dec 9-12, Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Blvd., Centennial
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Free admission and parking.

The Christmas Story Told Through Works of Art
Lunch and Learn for adults
Wednesday, December 4, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 South University Boulevard, Centennial
Price, including lunch: $10 Resident; $12 Nonresident

Breakfast with Santa
Enjoy a pancake breakfast with Santa, sponsored by the Littleton Rotary!
Saturday, December 7. Two seatings: 8:30 and 9:30 a.m., Buck Recreation Center, 2004 West Powers Avenue, Littleton
Price: $4 Resident child through senior; $5 Nonresident child through senior; $2 Ages 2 and younger

33rd Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair at Goodson Recreation Center
Shop for unique, homemade gifts at the 33rd Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair at Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Blvd., Centennial.
Saturday, December 7, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Free admission and parking.

Little Elves Holiday Workshop
Children delight in making gifts, like frames, ornaments and more using materials found in South Platte Park.
Saturday, December 7, 10 – 11:30 a.m.; and 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Carson Nature Center, 3000 West Carson Drive, Littleton
Price: $15 Resident; $19 Nonresident

FREE! Holiday event at Sheridan Recreation Center
Free for those ages 55 and older who live in the Sheridan community. Enjoy lunch and live entertainment by the Harplanders while socializing with friends and neighbors. 3325 West Oxford Avenue. Wednesday, December 11, at 12 p.m.

Skate with Santa 
Turns out, Santa’s a pretty good skater. See for yourself!
Free with public skate admission and skate rental at South Suburban Ice Arena, 6580 South Vine Street; and Family Sports Ice Arena, 6901 South Peoria Street
December 13-15; visit ssprd.org for schedules

FREE! Holiday Ice Shows
Skaters from the community, from tots to seniors, will participate in the annual Holiday Ice Show performances at South Suburban Ice Arena and Family Sports Ice Arena. Free admission with a donation of a non-perishable food item. December 13-15; visit ssprd.org for schedules

Polar Party
Enjoy a family-friendly obstacle course, crafts and an opportunity have your picture taken with Santa. Soccer Buddies will provide soccer activities during the event and a dance performance will take place from 9-11 a.m. Beverages and snacks will be provided by Monk and Mongoose.
Saturday, December 14, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Lone Tree Recreation Center, 10249 RidgeGate Circle
Price: $5 Resident Child; $7 Nonresident Child

New Year’s Eve 1920’s Gatsby party!
Enjoy entertainment by The Gatsby Gang Jazz Band and Dancers, welcome glass of champagne, two drink coupons, dinner buffet, complimentary old fashioned photo, midnight champagne toast and breakfast buffet. Cash bar and prohibition-style cocktails featured.
Price: $150 per person, includes tax and gratuity
Tuesday, December 31, at 7 p.m. at Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel, 9808 Sunningdale Blvd., Lone Tree.
Reserve your spot at 303.790.0202, or LoneTreeNYE2020.Eventbrite.com.

To register and for more information, visit ssprd.org.