Visit Aurora Embraces Winter with Holiday Cheer

Visit Aurora Embraces Winter with Holiday Cheer

Nov. 21, 2014 – Aurora, COLORADO – With the first flurries of the winter season falling, Visit Aurora is layering up for fun, family holiday celebrations. From annual tree lighting events and brand new caroling opportunities to daily ice-skating and outdoor activities, there is an event to satisfy everyone’s holiday traditions.

“Wintertime in Aurora is truly magical,” said Visit Aurora’s Vice President Briley Peters. “So many different ways to celebrate the holiday season brings out the very best in the community. This time of year gives us a chance to get together and appreciate our neighbors, family and friends.”

For more information on all upcoming events in Aurora, visit

Ice Skating at The Pond – Southlands

Date: Daily throughout the winter

Time: Visit the Southlands website for The Pond hours and holiday hours

Location: Southlands

A highlight of the winter season is the Southlands skating rink. Enjoy ice skating with friends and family on The Pond daily throughout the winter! Group rates and corporate and private parties are available.

Visit to learn more about The Pond and hours of operation.

“Red Ranger Came Calling” – A Guaranteed True Christmas Story by Berkeley Breathed

Date: November 21 – December 21

Time: For specific show times, visit

Location: The Aurora Fox Arts Center

A musical tale based on the true story of the author’s father and his Christmas memories from the Great Depression era. The surprise ending will melt even the most stubborn Scrooge!

On Friday, November 28, stick around for the Opening Night After-Party. Meet the cast and take home a bag of delicious Christmas cookies.

Visit for tickets and to learn more.

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