Take A Look At These Fun, Holiday Festivities Happening This Weekend!

Take A Look At These Fun, Holiday Festivities Happening This Weekend!

A Christmas Story - Atlas Theatre

December 15-17, 2023 / $12-$58

Humorist Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in the Midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Dinner theater dates: December 2, 8, 9, 15, and 16. Dinner seating is at 6pm. 

ANTISAINT - Toys for Tots Fundraiser - The Lincoln

December 15, 2023 / 8:00pm to 11:00pm / $10

Concert goers are encouraged to bring a toy to donate for the charity and enjoy live local music!

Bourbon 102: Stepping into Woodford Reserve- Derby Club Discount Liquor

December 15, 2023 / 6:00pm to 9:00pm / $50

Get ready to dive into the world of Woodford Reserve at Bourbon 102, where you'll learn all about this iconic bourbon through the senses!Reserve your spot now!
Event Includes 3 tastings, food, and a raffle of a Woodford Double Oaked bottle.

Conservatory of Lights - Cheyenne Botanic Gardens

December 15, 19, 21, 26, 28, January 3 & 5 / 5:00pm- 7:00pm

Join us at the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens for our Conservatory of lights. Be transported into the magical world of the Nutcracker. Three grand trees will adorn our main lobby where the Rat King and the Nutcracker will greet you. Experience the dream-like candy land in the Grand Conservatory where you will search for items on our scavenger hunt. Each floor will have a theme for you to enjoy.

Tifanne Lark - Black Tooth Brewery

December 15, 2023 / 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Tifanne Lark is an American country music artist from rural Kansas who specializes in guitar and vocal performances. 

Breakfast for Dinner With Santa - The Omelet House

December 16, 2023 / 5:00pm to 8:30pm / $16-$24

Share the Joy of the Season with Santa and a Delicious Breakfast Feast!
Step into a world of wonder on December 16th at the Omelet House! Enjoy a delightful breakfast buffet dinner while Santa Claus spreads holiday happiness. It's a special opportunity to savor your favorite breakfast treats in the evening, all in the company of the merry man in red.

Breakfast with Santa - Hathaway's Restaurant

December 16, 2023 / 9:00am to 12:00pm / $39 for adults, $20 for kids

Join us at Little America for a delightful breakfast buffet and get the opportunity to meet the big man himself, Santa Claus!

Canyon Concert Ballet presents: The Nutcracker - Cheyenne Civic Center

December 16, 2023 / $35-$55

Audiences will be swept up in the magic of the season as Canyon Concert Ballet brings to Cheyenne this annual classic holiday favorite. 

Children's Christmas Party - Eagles Fraternal Order

December 16, 2023 / 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Come and join us for a fun full event for kids We will be having games, kids hair cut, snacks and a special Guest Santa Claus himself all free to the public.

Dickens Holiday Tea - Nagle-Warren Mansion

December 16, 2023 / 1:00pm to 3:00pm / $30

Enjoy high tea at The Duchess of Cheyenne. Ages 12+. 

Holidays Around the World - Wyoming State Museum

December 16, 2023 / 9:00am to 12:00pm /Free

Gather the family and sip on some hot cocoa or apple cider while you learn. Explore Hispanic traditions from CHISPA of Cheyenne, find out how to celebrate Hanukkah with the Mt Sinai Congregation, make crafts, play games, enjoy a "Holly Jolly" Christmas scavenger hunt through the museum galleries, and more!

Illuminate Your Holidays: Laser Cut Ornament Workshop at The Concept Forge! - LCCC

December 16, 2023 / 9:00am to 12:00pm /$45

Join us in a workshop where we'll create dazzling laser-cut ornaments from acrylic and wood. Explore the art of personalization using the Epilog Laser System, transforming wood into unique ornaments. No laser-cutting experience is needed—this beginner-friendly adventure is designed for everyone. 

Indoor Drive-In Movie featuring The Santa Clause - Complex at Archer

December 16, 2023 / 6:00pm to 9:00pm / Free

Join us for a magical night out! Drive onto the main floor of the Event Center at Archer for a special viewing of Disney's The Santa Clause. Visit website for details on reservations. Event is FREE and open the public. Thank you to our sponsors: Pepsi and Kia.

Merry Makers' Market - Frontier Mall

December 16, 2023 / 10:00am to 8:00pm

Makers Market in Cheyenne will be hosting multiple amazing vendors and small businesses that have what you're looking for! 

Old West Holiday

December 16, 2023 / 10:00am to 4:00pm / Free

Downtown becomes a magical wonderland. Visit Santa, meet Santa's horses, write a letter to the North Pole, and more! Locations vary, so check the website for more details!

Plants with Cats - Cats N Coffee Connections

December 16, 2023 / 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Creating Yule Cat Succulent Gardens guided by Sunshine Plant Co. while hanging out with cats. Must sign up for the event by calling the Sunshine Plant Company at 307-514-0028 or emailing at sunshineplantco.wyo.com

The Goofball Run Comedy Show - Cheyenne Depot Museum

December 16, 2023 / 7:30pm to 10:00pm / $20

Let's drink, laugh, and raise some money for 20 local Cheyenne Charities! The Goofball Run comedy tour is coming to Cheyenne for a hilarious night of comedy. We have four national headliners coming together to give the capitol city an incredible show!

Ugly Sweater Party - Pine Bluffs Distilling Tasting Room

December 16, 2023 / 5:00pm to 9:00pm

It's time for our annual Ugly Sweater Party! Wally's Wood Fired Pizza and Lark Beach will be joining us for the festivities. Wear your ugliest sweater and you just might win prize!

Union Pacific Steam Shop Tour - Cheyenne Depot

December 16, 2023 / 11:00am to 1:00pm / $40

See the Big Boy and the 844 Up Close and Personal. We are pleased to offer guests the opportunity to tour the Union Pacific Steam Shop, Round House, and Cheyenne Depot Museum. This is an exclusive ticketed event.

- 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Check-in for ticket holders; Museum open for tours.

- 11:00 AM: Ticket holders board the trolleys for the Steam Shop and Roundhouse.

- 1:00 PM: Board the trolleys and return to the Cheyenne Depot Museum; Museum remains open for tours.

Winter Farmers Market - Depot

December 16, 2023 / 9:00am to 1:00pm

Spend a Saturday morning and find the best local foods and crafts. 

Christmas Brunch at the Shrine Club

December 17, 2023 / 9:30am to 12:30pm / $18 adults, $12 kids 5-12, kids under 5 are free.

Celebrate the season with the Cheyenne Shriners at their annual Christmas Brunch. Enjoy made-to-order omelets, fluffy pancakes, fruit salad, and more! This event is open to the public. Ticket prices are $18 for adults, $12 for kids aged 5-12, and free for children under 5. Advance reservations are recommended.

December 17, 2023 / 11:00am to 1:00pm / $20 per child

With WYO Bakehouse. Text the number with names of children. Payment through Venmo. Check website for more details. 

Santa Send Off - Cheyenne Reginal Airport

December 17, 2023 / 9:30am to 10:30pm / Free

See Santa off as he says goodbye for now to his ranch and homestead and heads back to the North Pole to get ready for Christmas Eve. As you know Santa has been here in Cheyenne for Old West Holiday. His sleigh and reindeer went back to the North Pole early to get ready. Now he must fly back to the North Pole to get ready for Christmas himself.  See Santa off at the Cheyenne Airport Terminal, doors open at 9:30 with Santa arriving at approximately 10:00 am and then his flight is scheduled for 10:30.