• Christmas Celebrations begin this Week


    Santa and friends have a busy first week of December here in Westminster.

    Mark your calendar and bundle up, because there are a number of nighttime events to help celebrate the season.

    Here are the highlights:

    Westminster Home Town Christmas
    Thursday, December 3, 2015
    Fire Station 1, 3948 W. 73rd Ave.

    Starting time: 6:30 pm
    Ending time: 9:00 pm

    Choir starts at 6:30. The tree lights around 7:00 pm -- and then SANTA arrives! FREE family event.

    Santa’s Shop Craft Fair
    Saturday, December 5, 2015
    City Park Recreation Center, 10455 Sheridan Blvd.

    Starting time: 9:00 am
    Ending time: 12:00 pm

    Shop for all the special people on your gift list. Artisans sell a variety of handmade items including jewelry, Christmas-themed gifts, soap, scarves and more. All items are priced at $8 or less. Free gift wrapping, refreshments and visits with Santa are also available. Don't forget your camera.

    Holiday Lighting Ceremony
    Saturday, December 5, 2015
    Westminster City Hall, 4800 W. 92nd Ave.

    Starting time: 5:30 pm
    Ending time: 7:30 pm

    Join us to illuminate City Hall with thousands of lights. Enjoy musical performances, refreshments, hay rides, a bon fire and visits with Santa.

    Victorian Open House
    Saturday, December 5, 2015
    Bowles House Museum 3924 W 72nd Ave.

    Starting time: 10:00 am
    Ending time: 2:00 pm

    Visit the Bowles House Museum to see it decorated for the season.

    Posted November 30, 2015