Holidays in Olde Town


Holiday Events

Holiday Makers Market - Starting November 26

Olde Town will be hosting our first-ever Holiday Makers Market this year! Local makers and artists are excited to show the community their talents and provide a unique gift buying opportunity. The market will begin on Friday, November 26, and run each weekend (Friday - Sunday) through December 19.

Hours: Fridays (4:00 - 8:00  pm), Saturdays, and Sundays (11:00 - 6:00 pm).

Small Business Saturday - November 27

Come kick-off Small Business Saturday with Olde Town beginning at 10:30am in the Olde Town Square! FREE coffee from Hunter Bay Coffee Roasters Arvada and FREE breakfast tacos from School House Kitchen and Libations for the first 100 people who stop by to see us. There will also be the opportunity to register-to-win prizes!

Shop Small. Shop Local.

Tree Lighting Ceremony - November 27

After a day of shopping, join us for the Annual Olde Town Tree Lighting by Members of the City Council. The celebration will begin with a holiday march through the streets of Olde Town as businesses turn on their holiday lights beginning at 5:00 pm at Carly's Boutique. This will be followed by festivities in the Square including hot cocoa, give-aways and the lighting of our beloved Olde Town Tree at 6:00 pm!

Sunday Shopping

Saturdays with Santa - Starting December 4

Here is your free and FUN opportunity to see the big man in RED! Santa will be in the Olde Town Arvada Square 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm on December 4, 11 and 18.

Don't miss the Olde Town Holiday Market from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

The Holiday Market will feature dozens of vendors with handmade gifts and toys as well as great local food! Don't miss locally handcrafted candles, clothes, jewelry and soaps as well as hard to find sauces and mixes for the perfect holiday meal. The Holiday Market is a partnership with the Arvada Farmers Market.

Xmas Tree

Lagniappe & Olde Town Eggnog & Cider Competition - December 6

Head to Olde Town for a true hometown holiday experience. Celebrate the tradition of Lagniappe (lawn-yap), as businesses stay open late and thank loyal customers with a special gift with purchase.

Take part in the annual Eggnog & Cider Competition. Buy your pass and visit participating businesses for samples of eggnog and cider around Olde Town, then vote for your favorite!
Hours: 5:00 pm - 8:00pm

New this year to Olde Town Mini-Golf and Curling!

Take a pause from your holiday shopping in Olde Town to enjoy a bit of fun for the whole family! Beginning on Black Friday you can experience Olde Town like never before with fire pits, a curling rink and 9-hole mini-golf course all happening within the newly created pedestrian mall.

Stop by the Square to rent your clubs and balls or curling set and then enjoy these one of a kind experiences under the lights of Olde Town. The cost of mini-golf is $5 per child under 12 and $6 per adult, or rent our curling rink for group play at a cost of $25 for a 45 minute session. Once you've finished playing come warm up by our fire pits in the Square before visiting over two dozen unique shops for all your holiday gift needs.

Hours of operation for mini-golf and curling are as follows:
Monday - Thursday: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday - Sunday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm