Make Magical Holiday Memories in the Mountains

Join us in Pagosa Springs for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration and many other wonderful holiday events

Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration
Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Don't Miss the 2nd Annual Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Saturday, December 17th - 4:30 - 7:00pm

The lights will be twinkling, the temperatures dropping, and the spirit of the holidays will fill the air! It’s time to start planning to join us for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration on December 17th. Enjoy a magical walk along our Downtown River Walk through decorated booths with local non-profit organizations helping you celebrate the season with fun treats along the way. We will have festive musical performances, a night hot air balloon glow, Santa Claus and many other magical moments in store. Start planning your visit for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration today!

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Additional Holiday Events Around Town

November 25th ~ December 22nd
Holiday Lights Tour  ~ Businesses, Residences and Store Window Displays

See twinkling lights and displays all around Pagosa

Bundle up, grab some cocoa for the road and experience the splendor of the holidays while taking a drive around Pagosa Springs. There are over 20 location to view including businesses along Main Street, homes and store windows with festive displays. Download the Visit Pagosa Springs App and follow the tour map and even cast your votes or view the location map then vote online


December 1st - 3rd, 6:00 - 7:30pm
Live 'Main Street Bethlehem' Presentation

Centerpoint Church ~ 2750 Cornerstone Drive

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of first-century Bethlehem as you stroll through the presentation of 'Main Street Bethlehem' at Centerpoint Church. This live event will give you a renewed perspective on the events leading up to Christmas Day and share the spirit of the holiday season with all that walking along the 'streets' of Bethlehem. 

Main Street Bethlehem at Centerpoint Church


December 1, Noon - 6pm

Festival of Trees ~ Public Viewing & Voting

at the Ross Aragon Community Center

Come and vote on your favorite tree while you enjoy cookies, hot cocoa, and coffee! Meet and take pictures with Santa from 3 - 6pm. For more information, call 264-4152.


December 2, 5:30 - 7:00pm
16th Annual Festival of Trees

at the Ross Aragon Community Center

Join us for a festive evening benefiting our local non-profit organizations. Doors open at 5:30pm, tree auction at 7:00pm. Live music by Steve Blechschmidt, food provided by Chavalo's, cash bar. Advanced ticket sales only, $25 per person, Table reserving available. For more information call 970-264-4152.

Festival of Trees Information


December 2, 4 - 7:30pm
RUDD F.OTOS Fine Art Photography Exhibition

The Springs Resort

A holiday gallery release party in the atrium at The Springs Resort with Bob Hemenger performing on the saxophone. 

Rudd F.OTOS


December 9 & 10 at 7:00pm
Pagosa Springs Community Choir Annual Christmas Concert

The Community Choir’s Christmas concerts are a Pagosa Springs tradition with a mission is to bring joy to the Pagosa Springs community. 

Our director, Dan Burch, has lined up some wonderful Christmas music for this year’s concerts including “Sleigh Ride,” “The Little Drummer Boy” and “Sing We Now of Christmas.” His wife, Venita Burch, will be our accompanist as in years past. 

Christmas Concert Information


December 10th, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Holiday Makers Fair

Pagosa Springs High School 

Holiday Makers Fair @ Pagosa Springs High School Commons. A holiday event for local makers offering custom creations of many kinds. This event is hosted by the Pagosa Community Initiative. In addition to local makers' amazing creations, we will offer shoppers live music, free parking, gift wrapping holiday decorations, food, and drinks. More Information


December 17th, 4:30 - 7pm
Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration

Downtown Pagosa Springs ~ Town Park

The lights will be twinkling, the temperatures dropping, and the spirit of the holidays will fill the air! It’s time to start planning to join us for the Old Fashioned Christmas Celebration on December 17th. Enjoy a magical walk along our Downtown River Walk through decorated booths with local non-profit organizations helping you celebrate the season with fun treats along the way. We will have festive musical performances, a night hot air balloon glow, Santa Claus and many other magical moments in store. 

Old Fashioned Christmas Information


December 31st - January 1st
New Year's Eve Dance Party 

Tennyson Event Center

New Year's Eve Dance Party with Tim Sullivan. Get your Tickers Here.
9:30pm-12:30am.


CHRISTMAS SERVICES

Immaculate Heart Catholic Church

451 Lewis Street
Christmas Day - 11:15am

John Paul II Catholic Church

353 S Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 4:00pm
Christmas Day - 9:00am

Pagosa Bible Church

353 S Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 5:00pm

St. Patrick's Episcopal Church

225 S. Pagosa Blvd
Christmas Eve - 5:00pm and 8:00pm
Christmas Day - 10:00am

Trinity Anglican Church

246 Harmon Park  Dr
Christmas Eve - 7:00pm
Christmas DAy - 10:00am

Pagosa Baptist Church

10533 West Hwy 160
Christmas Day -  9:30am and 10:30am