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Dave Powers was downtown on Saturday morning and got some good photos of the Be A Tool 5K and the Elf Parade.  Lots of imagination at work in those costumes!  See the photos on our Facebook page.

Highlights of Upcoming Events for December
(For the full list and all the details, check the calendar.)

All Month:
Holiday Art Market at Foothill Art Center
Polar Express Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum
Holiday Window Display Contest
A Clear Creek Christmas (lighted cabins in the Clear Creek History Park)
Songs for a New World – the holiday play at Miners Alley

Saturdays until Christmas – Parades on Washington Avenue
Newfoundland Dogcart Rides
Photos with Santa

Saturdays and Sundays until Christmas – Free Carriages Rides Entertainment on the Avenue and in the Stores

Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays – Adventures at the Astor House (Holiday activities and crafts)

Thursday 12/4 – Jefferson Symphony Holiday Concert
Colorado Trail Foundation 40th Anniversary Reception

Friday 12/5 – Candlelight Walk & Associated Celebrations

Saturday 12/6 – Golden History Center Open House and Pottery Sale
Holiday Card Creation Station at Foothills Art Center
Golden Concert Choir Holiday Concert
Teen Murder Mystery at the Library

Sunday 12/7 – Golden Holiday House Tour

Monday 12/8 – Golden Chamber Holiday Business Expo

Tuesday 12/9 – Colorado Gives Day
Golden Beer Talks: Orion EFT1: The First Flight of America’s Newest Spaceship

Thursday 12/11 – American Mountaineering Museum Holiday Gear Party
Golden High School Holiday Concert

Friday 12/12 – Golden High School Holiday Concert

Saturday 12/13 – Breakfast with Santa
Ornament Creation or Decorate a Holiday Sweater at Foothills Art Center
Holiday Tea at the Astor House
“Colorado Made” Art Open House at Spirits in the Wind

Sunday 12/14 – Nutcracker Ballet at Bell Middle School
Holiday Tea at the Astor House

Wednesday 12/17 – Holiday Sing-Along at the Golden Community Center

Friday 12/19 – Illumination Market & Masquerade at the Buffalo Rose

Saturday 12/20 – Build Gingerbread Houses at Foothills Art Center
Ed Slack Show and Demo at Spirits in the Wind
Celtic Music Concert at Meyer Hardware
Masquerade Ball at the Buffalo Rose

Wednesday 12/23 – Festivus for the Rest of Us Beer Dinner at Barrels & Bottles