9Things to do in Denver & Colorado this New Year’s weekend – 9News.com KUSA

December 29, 2021 by No Comments

Soak in the magic of the season with New Year’s festivities and fireworks this weekend.

COLORADO, USA — It’s been a long, full year of amazing events, concerts, festivals, art fairs, county fairs and sporting events in the Centennial State.

As we jump into 2022, this weekend offers fireworks, concerts and New Year’s celebrations and parties. Before fireworks light up the sky over downtown Denver Saturday night, the sights, sounds and excitement of Times Square will come to Children’s Museum of Denver — all before bedtime.

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DENVER — After a pandemic hiatus in 2020, the sky will light up once again over downtown Denver on New Year’s Eve. Denver will launch two firework shows on Friday, Dec. 31 over the 16th Street Mall in the heart of downtown. The firework shows will begin at 9 p.m. and midnight to help ring in 2022.

The identical firework displays will be synched to a music playlist from live DJs along the mall running from 8 p.m. to midnight. Each firework show will run for about eight minutes and can be viewed anywhere along the mall.

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DENVER — Families can enjoy the sights, sounds and excitement of Times Square, at the Children’s Museum, all before bedtime. The Children Museum’s Noon Year’s Eve event on Friday, Dec. 31 features countdowns with ball drops a 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. plus music, tasty treats and more. This year’s Noon Year’s Eve also promises sock skating, sledding and surprises. Reservations are required at MyChildsMuseum.org.

COLORADO SPRINGS — A Pikes Peak tradition since 1922, hearty climbers traverse the icy slopes of Pikes Peak to provide a spectacular show for spectators in the Colorado Springs region. At midnight on New Year’s Eve the climbers set off a huge fireworks display for the delight of everyone below. On a clear night, the AdAmAn Club Fireworks can be seen for hundreds of miles along the Front Range and eastern plains. This is truly a Colorado tradition you need to experience at least once.

LOVELAND — Loveland has a wonderful way to ring in the new year — Centerra New Year’s Eve Bash. Staged at The Promenade Shops at Centerra and Chapungu Sculpture Park, you can celebrate the new year with food, activities, ice skating and fireworks. Most activities are free, except for ice skating.

On Friday, Dec. 31, the Winter Wonderlights show will run every 30 minutes from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The light and music show features six songs and moving lights on the 23-foot-tall LED mappable Christmas Tree. The light show is free and open to the public. At 8 p.m. catch Centerra’s New Year’s Eve community fireworks show from either the Main Plaza at The Promenade Shops or at Chapungu Sculpture Park.

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