10 Best Thanksgiving Activities and Events in Colorado

The Thanksgiving season is upon us! Embrace it in the best way by checking out any of these top Thanksgiving activities in Colorado. The Centennial State is full of exciting activities that will truly get you into the holiday spirit.

Wine Tasting, Colorado Springs, CO

November 18, 2023 at 5:30pm

Experience the flavors of Colorado Springs with a Wine Tasting at Rico's Cafe & Wine Bar. Learn about the best wines to pair with Thanksgiving dinner! Take part in this unforgettable tasting event. Venue located at 322 North Tejon Street.

Alpine Boulder Thanksgiving Day Fun Run, Boulder, CO

5Ks and fun runs are a popular tradition on Thanksgiving, and Boulder does it right with the Alpine Boulder Thanksgiving Day Fun Run. Reserve your spot now for this race at Flatiron Park to benefit Harvest of Hope Food Pantry.

Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece Class, Thornton, CO

November 20, 2023 at 6:00pm

Indigo Flower Market hosts a special Thanksgiving Floral Centerpiece Class. Participants can look forward to learning the art of arranging seasonal flowers, containers, and supplies into beautiful centerpieces. They can also enjoy some light refreshments during this evening of creative relaxation. Don't miss out on this special event to celebrate this particular season.

Thanksgiving At Burns, Denver, CO

November 23, 2023 at 12:00pm

Join Wayne & Laura as they open the doors to the Burns Family Artisan Ales TapHouse this Thanksgiving. Enjoy plenty of bites, beer, friends, and laughs while soaking in the lively atmosphere. Make sure to purchase the Thanksgiving At Burns tickets in advance online to save a few bucks.

Catch the Glow Parade, Estes Park, CO

Macy’s isn’t the only one that can do a great parade around Thanksgiving. The Catch the Glow Parade is famous in the Estes Park area, serving as a spectacular kick-off for the holiday season.

Turkey Day 5K, Highlands Ranch, CO

Head to Highlands Ranch for a 5K with the most beautiful backdrops. This popular event has been a Thanksgiving tradition for 19 years and counting.

Visit a National Park, Multiple Locations, CO

Thanksgiving is all about gratitude, and there are abundant natural resources to be thankful for in Colorado. The Thanksgiving season is the perfect opportunity to celebrate those natural gifts by visiting any of the fantastic national parks in Colorado.

Pueblo Parade of Lights, Pueblo, CO

Pueblo’s Parade of Lights is a beloved tradition of the Thanksgiving weekend. It’s the perfect way to launch the holiday season and get into the spirit with a family-friendly parade of glitter and glamor.

Thanksgiving Buffet at the Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO

The Broadmoor is one of Colorado Springs' most esteemed resorts, and it’s prepared to give you the Thanksgiving dinner of your dreams. The resort’s fine dining restaurants host a famously delicious Thanksgiving buffet that anyone will love.

BVSC Turkey Trot 5K and Family Fun Run, Buena Vista, CO

November 23, 2023 at 10:00am

Head out to the Start/Finish Line Parking Lot at Railroad & Cedar Streets on November 23rd, 2023, for the BVSC Turkey Trot 5K and Family Fun Run! Get ready for an incredible 5K around BV with well-maintained trails and gorgeous views of the Collegiate Peaks. The littles don't need to register if riding in a stroller. All participants will receive runner swag.

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