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November 23, 2021

What’s Happening at Gaylord Rockies this Holiday Season?

What’s happening at the Gaylord this holiday season? The real question is… what isn’t? We are pretty fortunate in the Painted Prairie community to have a resort across the street that hosts a seemingly endless schedule of fun events and activities for every season. There’s literally something for everyone to enjoy this holiday season. Here are a few of our favorite events that we can’t wait to enjoy this season, but be sure to check out all the great activities happening at the Gaylord this year.

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Date: November 19 – January 2nd

Don’t Miss This Gaylord Hotels Original Experience

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE lights up the stage in a dazzling Christmas show, where a fantastical cast of characters comes to life in a beautiful wonderland. Evoking classic Christmas themes from a child’s-eye perspective, this exclusive Christmas attraction makes a magical night near Denver even more enchanting.

Grab your tickets HERE.

Mission: Save Christmas Featuring Elf

Stay active near Denver with our all-new Christmas event

Journey into Buddy the Elf’s world and help save the holidays in this all-new Gaylord Hotels Original Experience inspired by the hit Christmas film Elf™. Your mission? Complete fun-filled challenges and holiday activities to muster enough Christmas cheer to power Santa’s sleigh and the Kringle 3000. More than a dozen interactive activities await near Denver, CO, at this multi-sensory, immersive Christmas event!

Tickets are available HERE for approximately $20 – $32.

Big Night Rockies New Year’s Eve Party

Big Night Rockies, a high-energy New Year’s Eve Gala, provides partygoers with a wide-variety of entertainment on five stages with eight acts. The all-inclusive experience includes some of the city’s best food, as well as a wide range of liquors and signature cocktails.

They have a few different ticket options available HERE.


This complimentary event, inspired by the high gusts across the Mile High City, LIGHT! is an artistic take on the wind and its effect on the landscapes of Colorado.

Ice Bumper Cars

If you like bumper cars, experience the thrill of driving them on ice! Slide, spin, and bump your friends and family as you zoom around.

Tickets are about $10 and can be purchased HERE.

Snow Tubing

Experience our four-lane tubing hill, covered in real snow and designed to bring fun for all ages. Zoom down the lanes, race to the bottom, and enjoy unlimited runs on your ticket date.

Tickets can be purchased for about $20 HERE.

Naughty or Nice Escape Room

Yuletide trickster Jack Frost is back with icy antics and has added your name to Santa’s Naughty List, but he has a deal for you: Sneak into Santa’s office and solve the riddles and you’ll be able to erase your names from the Naughty List. You’ll need to solve all the puzzles and dash away before St. Nick returns, or you might end up with a lump of coal in your stocking.

Ticket prices vary depending on the size of your group, and you can see options HERE.

There are a variety of other activities and events, including photos with Santa, ice skating, Gingerbread house making, mini golf, a scavenger hunt, and much much more! You can view all activities HERE. You can also find holiday deals on room packages.

Check out their CYBER deals and ticket bundles HERE.

Info for this blog post repurposed from the Christmas at Gaylord website.

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