A Pikes Peak tradition since 1922, climbers traverse the icy slopes of Pikes Peak to provide a spectacular view for spectators in the Pikes Peak region. At the stroke of midnight, enjoy a spectacular fireworks display, which on a clear night, can be seen for hundreds of miles along the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies and eastern plains.
Date: December 31, 2021
Time: 9pm and Midnight
Cost: Free from your own backyard
Celebrate holiday lights and cheer during Electric Safari with 85 light sculptures on over 50 acres at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! Warming fires throughout the Zoo offer a reprieve from the chill, as do select indoor animal exhibits that remain open during the event.
Dates: Dec. 4-6, 11-23, 25-Jan. 1, 2021
(*Electric Safari is NOT open on Christmas Eve, December 24)
Member Early Entry Hour with advance timed ticket: 4:20 - 5:20 p.m.
- General admission with advance timed ticket: 5:20 - 7:20 p.m.
- Event ends at 8:30 p.m.
Walk down the red carpet this New Years Eve with ViewHouse Colorado Springs. Don't miss out on the party with live music, dancing, food, drinks, and so much more!
Join us for Glen Eyrie’s most distinguished holiday event, full of wholesome entertainment, live music, and dancing.
Date: December 31st
Time: Starts at 5pm
Cost: Tickets begin at $42/person
Celebrate a new year with an epic off-roading trail ride guided by the Great Outdoors Adventure’s team. Enjoy a beautiful sunset, wildlife sightings, and brightly decorated Polaris UTVs. Tour the stunning Pike National Forest in your own rented off-road vehicle. Book your Parade of Lights guided tour December 26 to January 2 from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. We look forward to celebrating with you!
Brooklyn's on Boulder has teamed up with a local business called Eventuality to provide cocktails for all of your online holiday parties! Order online to purchase drinks and food from local businesses. You can even have them delivered to your homes!
Date: 2021 Holiday Season
Start your new year resolution by exploring the mountains near Colorado Springs & Woodland Park on scenic Winter trails in a heated Polaris side-by-side. Your Winter off-roading will start by viewing wildlife and enjoying an afternoon or sunset adventures with a cup of delicious hot chocolate, listening to Christmas music, and a cozy warm blanket for your comfort. Contact Great Outdoors Adventures team to book your Winter for your family and friends!
To celebrate the New Year, Jax is offering luxe specials for the last night of 2021, including oysters with champagne mignonette, oysters rockefeller, winter salmon ceviche, cioppino loaded with snow crab, shrimp, mussels, clams, and fish, and pan-seared swordfish. The pièce de résistance will be our special surf and turf plate, a bone-in rib-eye with lobster, smashed fried potatoes, charred Chinese broccoli, and demi-glace. Reservations for New Year's Eve are encouraged.
Date: Order cut off by 12/27 at 11:59pm.
Location: Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar
The Royal Gorge Route Railroad’s annual New Year’s Eve Dinner Train is the ultimate Colorado date night. Dine in our Vista Dome or Observation Dome Car, where our tables will be dressed to the nines with white linens and festive place settings. Enjoy our First Class Dinner menu featuring delicious prix fixe, three-course options, made with fresh Colorado ingredients, designed and prepared by our Executive Chef.
Date: Dec 31, 7pm-9pm
Location: Canon City, CO
The Broadmoor is proud to continue the new tradition of The Broadmoor’s New Year’s Eve Bash, a high-energy, separately ticketed party held in The Broadmoor’s International Center. Groove the night away to live funk, rock and blues music with Soul X and DJ Karson, and enjoy impressive selection of small plates, including Spanish paella and sushi stations, and drinks late into the evening with the excitement of confetti cannon and a champagne toast at midnight. All-inclusive tickets are $150 per person, and includes small plates, tapas-style buffet, desert buffet, dancing, one drink coupon per person, and a champagne toast at midnight.
Location: International Center
Cost: $150 per person, 9:30pm After-Party Admittance - $75
Ring in the New Year in swinging style during our exclusive New Year's Eve Dinner and Gall in Broadmoor Hall. This black-tie-optional event includes a three-course meal and features live music throughout the evening. Doors will open at 7:30pm, dinner is served at 8pm, dancing begins at 9:30 pm.
Time: 7:30pm - 1:00am
Location: Broadmoor Hall
Cost: Rate starts at $895
Ring in the New Year at Hotel Elegante's Annual Extravagant New Year's Eve Costume Party. Enjoy fire dancers, acrobats, showgirls, cocktails, a Cajun dinner buffet, live bands, poker and so much more!