Calendar

Dec
2
Fri
2022
Olde Golden Candlelight Walk @ Foothills Art Center
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm

Candlelight WalkExperience the beauty of the holiday season with a walk down Washington Ave., candle (or glowstick) in hand, singing carols on Friday, Dec. 2.

The pre-walk holiday show starts at 5 p.m. on the stage at 10th and Washington. The walk starts at 6:30 p.m. at Foothills Art Center on 15th St.

Bring a candle or purchase one beforehand from a local vendor.

Dec
3
Sat
2022
GHS Holiday Bazaar @ Golden High School
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

2022 GHS Holiday Bazaar flyerCome do some holiday shopping at the Annual Golden High School Holiday Bazaar held by the GHS PTA.

With plenty to choose from and a variety of goods from over 70 different vendors, you can make a big dent on your holiday shopping list.

This is a fundraiser for the students at Golden High School, helping with scholarships, grants, and more.

The Bazaar will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3 at Golden High School, 701 24th St. Includes free parking and admission.

Dec
10
Sat
2022
Olde Golden Holiday Parade @ Downtown Golden
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am

Olde Golden Christmas ParadeBursting with Colorado charm and holiday spirit, Golden’s holiday parade is a beloved family-friendly tradition. The parade route runs along Washington Ave. from 10th St. to 13th St. and will feature elves, floats, Victorian carolers, antique cars, the Grinch, Santa, and tons of joy!

Dec
11
Sun
2022
Jefferson Symphony Holiday Concert @ CSM Green Center
Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Jefferson Symphony OrchestraThe Jefferson Symphony Orchestra Holiday Concert features guest conductor Christine Gaudreau conducting Brahms’ Academic Festival Overture, Ralph Vaughan Williams Fantasia on “Greensleeves”, and more festive holiday favorites!
For tickets and more information, visit www.jeffsymphony.org.
Dec
17
Sat
2022
Jingle on the Avenue – Holiday Character Mingle @ Downtown Golden
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Spend a magical day in Golden meeting and mingling with family favorite holiday characters–classic and new–along Washington Avenue. Bring your camera for a “Selfie with an Elfie” and more!

Christmas elves pose around a Christmas tree on the sidewalk

 

Homestead for the Holidays @ Golden History Park
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Three women in festive holiday dress gather around a campfire with the lights of Golden behind them.Homestead for the Holidays lets you experience the winter season just like the pioneers did. This family-friendly event will have you strolling through Golden History Park, taking in the colorful decorations, making a craft that you get to take home, and basking in the season. It’s time to go homestead for the holidays!

Valued volunteers make this event possible and will serve as interpreters within the historic structures to answer questions and guide your experience.

Advance registration is required.

Visit GoldenHistory.org/events to get ticket prices and to sign up.

(Photo by: Povy Kendal Atchison)

Homestead for the Holidays with GHM @ Golden History Park
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Three women in festive holiday dress gather around a campfire with the lights of Golden behind them.Come out to the Golden History Park on Dec. 17 from 2 to 5 p.m. for Homestead for the Holidays and experience the winter season just like the pioneers did! Stroll through the Golden History Park with the whole family.

Advanced registration is required.

Dec
26
Mon
2022
Christmas Holiday Observed (offices closed)
Dec 26 all-day

City administrative offices will be closed on Monday December 26 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

Newfoundland Christmas Dogs
Jan
2
Mon
2023
New Years Holiday Observed (offices closed)
Jan 2 all-day

City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 2 in observance of the New Years holiday.

Happy New Year, Golden!

Happy New Year!
COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

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