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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 Nov. 23-25.


All Weekend Long


Boulder Ballet and Boulder Philharmonic present The Nutcracker

What: See extraordinary dancers, sparkling snow, a flying magician, jugglers and acrobats, and a live orchestra performing Tchaikovsky’s original score.

Where: Macky Auditorium at University of Colorado at Boulder campus, Boulder, Colo.


Friday: 4 p.m. 

Saturday: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. 

Sunday: 2 p.m.

Admission: $15-$82

More Information: The Nutcracker


Elmo's Super Heroes

What: See the musical show about Super Grover’s search for his lost super-ness so that Sesame Street can have a hero again.

Where: Wells Fargo Theatre at the Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St., Denver


Friday: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Saturday: 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Admission: $15 and up

More Information: Elmo's Super Heroes


Denver Christkindl Market

What: Relive a centuries-old German tradition with this outdoor German Christmas market.

Where: Skyline Park, 1825 Arapahoe St., Denver 


Friday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: Denver Christkindl Market


A Christmas Carol

What: See a traditional re-telling of Dickens’ classic ghost story of Christmas.

Where: Aurora Fox Arts Center, 9900 E. Colfax Ave., Aurora, Colo.


Friday: 7:30 pm.

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 2 p.m.

Admission: $20-$26

More Information: A Christmas Carol




Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" a Musical

What: Get in the holiday spirit with the classic movie tale about romance, friendship, music and snow. Famous songs include “Blue Skies,” “I Love a Piano” and the most-recorded tune in history,“White Christmas.”

Where: The Buell Theatre, Speer Blvd. and Arapahoe St., Denver


Friday: 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 1:30 p.m.

Admission: $10-$60

More Information: Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" a Musical


Downtown Denver Grand Illumination 

What: Join the countdown to see the holiday illumination of downtown Denver starting at Union Station up to the City and County Building.

Where: Denver Union Station, 17th and Wynkoop St., Denver 

When: 6:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: Downtown Denver Grand Illumination 





Drums of the World

What: Feel the rhythm with Colorado Symphony percussionists showing off standard percussion instruments, plus those you could never imagine being musical. Take a musical trip around the world in this popular annual family concert.

Where: Boettcher Concert Hall, 14th and Curtis St., Denver

When: 2:30 p.m.

Admission: $25

More Information: Drums of the World

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