After Thursday’s turkey-filled feasts, up next is the holiday season—holiday lights, celebrations, and all around holiday cheer are the hallmarks of the Thanksgiving weekend. We’ve put together five awesome Thanksgiving weekend events for the whole family to enjoy.

1. Greeley Lights the Night Parade

Holiday Tree - Photo Credit Leonid Andronov (iStock) - OutThere Colorado
Photo Credit: Leonid Andronov (iStock).

Join the crowd for the 22nd annual Greeley Lights the Night Parade and downtown lighting ceremony. The parade starts on 9th Avenue and ends at Lincoln Park for the lighting ceremony. Enjoy some scrumptious treats, visits with Santa, and more!

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2. Denver Christkindl Market

Celebrate the holidays with Denver’s only German Authentic Christmas Market. Vendors from Europe and the Colorado area share their unique wares with Denver, including live music, beer, entertainment, gifts, crafts, and so much more.

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3. Festival of Trees

Festival of Trees - Photo Credit City of Greeley - OutThere Colorado
Festival of Trees. Photo Credit: City of Greeley.

The 29th Annual Festival of Trees kicks off again in Greeley starting on November 24th and lasts until December 2nd. As the season begins, families and friends gather to share a meal at the Union Colony Civic Center. Every year, the Union Colony Civic Center transforms into a winter wonderland filled with decorated trees, holiday collections, and wreaths.

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4. Catch The Glow Christmas Parade & Celebration

The magic begins on the day after Thanksgiving in Estes Park. Join the holiday festivities at the Catch The Glow Christmas Parade as it strolls through Downtown Estes Park on November 24, 2017. You can expect to see dancers, holiday floats, strolling animal characters, and much more at this event.

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5. Holiday Craft Show

Holiday Craft Show - Photo Credit Two Rivers Convention Center - OutThere Colorado
Holiday Craft Show. Photo Credit: Two Rivers Convention Center.

With over 75 vendors to choose from, head on over to the Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction on November 24 and 25, 2017 for the Holiday Craft Show. Get started on your holiday shopping at this event and support the local vendors.

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