Parker is gathering the community for the Holidays

Parker is gathering the community for the Holidays

There are a variety of holiday events happening in Parker! These fun events are sure to get the whole community into the spirit! So mark your calendars and gather your family, friends and other members of the community!

Gingerbread House Party

Saturday, December 1
1-2:30pm
Recreation Center
17301 E. Lincoln Ave
Parker, CO 80134

3 years and up with adult This holiday season will be extra sweet when you join us for our first ever gingerbread making party. We will supply all the goodies for you to make a one of a kind gingerbread house. So set your clock and don’t be late, it is time to get together and create! For more information click here.

Denver Municipal Band: Holiday Brass

Thursday, December 6
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
PACE Center – corner of Mainstreet & Pikes Peak Dr.
20000 Pike Peak Ave.
Parker, CO 80138

The nation’s oldest professional concert band presents its ten piece brass ensemble playing a delightful mix of light classics, traditional jazz and seasonal favorites. For more information click here.

Parker Symphony Orchestra & Parker Chorale: A Classic Parker Holiday

Friday, December 7

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
PACE Center – corner of Mainstreet & Pikes Peak Dr.
20000 Pikes Peak Ave.
Parker, CO 80138
Holiday music by local favorites the Parker Symphony Orchestra and the Parker Chorale! For more information click here.

Christmas Carriage Parade

Saturday, December 8
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Parade begins at noon! Pictures with Santa 1 to 3 p.m. Petting zoo and pony rides 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Mainstreet in downtown Parker
Parker, CO 80138

Come and experience that holiday feeling in the air and enjoy this all-equestrian parade made up of dozens of horse-drawn carriages, wagons, surreys and stagecoaches from across Colorado, all dressed up for the occasion. With a different theme each year, the parade continues to grow in size and is a staple event for Parker. The 2012 theme is “Jingle Bell Christmas!” For more information click here.

The Nutcracker of Parker

December 13-16

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Time Details:
Showtimes are 7 p.m. on Dec. 13, 14, 15 and 16 and 2 p.m. on Dec. 15 and 16
PACE Center – Corner of Main Street & Pikes Peak Dr.
20000 Pikes Peak Ave.
Parker, CO 80138
Come enjoy moving The Nutcracker play put on at the PACE Center

A Christmas Carol

Thursday, December 20
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 20, 21 and 22 and 2 p.m. on Dec. 22 and 23
PACE Center – corner of Mainstreet & Pikes Peak Dr.
20000 Pikes Peak Ave.
Parker, CO 80138

Produced in partnership with Aurora Fox Arts Center, the story tells of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge’s ideological, ethical, and emotional transformation after the supernatural visits of Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come. For more information click here.

 

Parker Police Department Christmas Open House and Food Drive

Sunday, December 23
3-6pm
PACE Center Event Room
17301 E. Lincoln Ave
Parker, CO 80134

The Parker Police Department is proud to team up with Santa to feed those in need! Join us on Sunday, Dec. 23 between 3 and 6 p.m. at the PACE Center. Enjoy storytelling time with Santa at 3:30, 4:30 and 5:30 p.m., write a letter to our troops overseas and help fill backpacks for the Parker Task Force Backpack program. For more information click here.