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DENVER - 7NEWS and Colorado Parent magazine have partnered to bring you a list of 7 Things To Do this weekend.

Here are our picks for the weekend of Dec. 7-9.


All Weekend Long


"Disney On Ice" Presents "Dare to Dream"

What: See Disney’s newest princess stories and most beloved fairytale on the ice in a live production.

Where: Pepsi Center


Friday: 11 a.m., 7 p.m. 

Saturday: 11 a.m., 3 p.m., 7 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m., 3 p.m., 7 p.m.

Admission: $15-$26

More Information: Disney On Ice" Presents "Dare to Dream


Colorado Christmas

What: Join in a musical celebration of the things we do each Christmas that enrich our family holiday traditions.

Where: Boettcher Concert Hall, 1000 14th St. #15, Denver


Friday:  7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m.

Sunday: 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m.

Admission: $25-$88

More Information: Colorado Christmas



Ballet Nouveau Colorado presents "The Nutcracker: A Tradition Rediscovered"

What: Go on stage after each performance to learn steps from the show. Meet the Sugar Plum Fairy, her Cavalier, the Nutcracker Prince and Clara.

Where: Performing Arts Complex at Pinnacle Charter School, 1001 W. 84th Ave., Denver


Friday: 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 2 p.m. 

Admission: $22-$49

More Information: Ballet Nouveau Colorado presents "The Nutcracker: A Tradition Rediscovered"



Friday and Saturday




Hammond’s Candy Cane Festival

What: Be part of this annual tradition with cookie decorating, face-painting, a visit with Santa, horse-drawn carriage, trolley ride and giveaways.

Where: Hammond's Candy Factory, 5735 Washington St., Denver


Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: Hammond’s Candy Cane Festival







Holiday Brass Fest

What: Play with the Brass. Receive your very own music book in advance along with tips and fingering charts. Then play in the big performance. If you don't play, listen to the concert at 1 p.m.

Where: DPAC Galleria, 1101 13th St., Denver


Saturday: 11 a.m. 

Admission: $20 to play. Free for concert.

More Information: Holiday Brass Fest



Santa Claus Special

What: Relive a time when railway post offices (RPOs) carried holiday greetings across our country. Children will receive a commemorative RailCard to mark the occasion and their letters will be hand stamped and delivered to Santa through the USPS.

Where: Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden, Colo.


Saturday: 9 a.m.

Admission: $5-$8

More Information: Santa Claus Special






Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration

What: Celebrate Our Lady of Guadalupe with performances by Aplausos de Colorado Children’s Chorale, Comparza Morelos, Danza Matachina Guadalupana, and Dancing Across Cultures.

Where: Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy., Denver


Sunday: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: $5-$13

More Information: Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration

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