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Grand County, Colorado, Unveils an Enchanting Array of Holiday Workshops and Events

Granby, Colorado – November 27, 2023 – The Grand County Colorado Tourism Board is delighted to announce a captivating lineup of holiday festivities, including cookie decorating, tree lightings, musical performances, craft workshops, and Nordic skiing adventures.

December 1 – Cozen's Ranch Museum Festive Extravaganza:

Embark on a magical journey at Cozen's Ranch Museum, where holiday activities await. Experience the joy of cookie decorating, pen heartfelt letters to Santa, engage in a holiday keepsake crafting session, and seize the opportunity to meet the man in red himself.

December 2 – Kremmling Christmas Tree Lighting:

Ignite the holiday spirit with the grandeur of Kremmling's Christmas Tree Lighting, where the largest living Christmas tree west of the Mississippi is illuminated.

December 9 – Headwaters Rocky Mountain Yule Celebration 2023:

Downtown Winter Park's Headwaters Center invites you to the second annual Rocky Mountain Yule Celebration. Revel in live music, indulge in a delectable dinner, and explore unique treasures at the silent auction.

December 9 – Tommelfest at Devil's Thumb Ranch:

Delight in Nordic-themed festivities at Devil's Thumb Ranch, featuring free skate and cross-country ski lessons, a keg toss, savory Swedish meatballs, and more—a celebration inspired by the first cross-country skiers from Norway and Sweden.

December 9 and 10 – Josh Kellman's One-Man "A Christmas Carol":

Experience the magic of Dickens' timeless tale as Josh Kellman from the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre brings "A Christmas Carol" to life, promising a heartwarming and enchanting performance.

December 16 – Holiday Ornament Wood Burning Workshop:

Immerse yourself in the art of wood burning at this hands-on workshop. Craft personalized holiday ornaments and take home two custom wood-burned art pieces, perfect for adorning your holiday tree or gifting to loved ones.

December 16 and 17 – Home for the Holidays:

Reconnect with the spirit of the season at the Rocky Mountain Repertory Theatre's heartwarming holiday tribute. Michael Querio and Jeff Duke direct this performance, which will touch your heart.

December 17 – Holiday Watercolor Workshop:

Unleash your artistic potential in this holiday watercolor Christmas cards workshop. Learn various watercolor techniques and leave with a beautiful set of watercolor cards and the palette used in the class.

December 17-18 – Santa and his Reindeer:

Join Santa and his reindeer at the Moffat Road Railroad Museum from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Immerse yourself in the season's joy and explore Colorado's largest permanent Christmas train display.

 About Grand County, Colo. (

Located 67 miles west of Denver, Grand County has wide-open spaces, breathtaking mountain scenery, and authentic old-west towns. Outdoor recreational activities include golf, boating, fishing, biking, hiking, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, sleigh rides, and tubing. The area features more than 600 miles of mapped and marked trails, one national park, two national forests, four wilderness areas, two national scenic byways, two major ski resorts, four world-class dude ranches, and four mountain golf courses. Grand County's extensive water network includes Colorado's largest natural lake, 1,000 miles of streams, 1,000 high mountain lakes, and 11,000 reservoirs.


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