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From beer and cookies to chuckwagon dinners, there’s many events in Colorado Springs for foodies to enjoy this holiday season!

What’s a foodie to do during the holidays in Colorado Springs? We’ve got 12 food-focused events to whet your whistle and jingle your bells!


Christmas Brunch


1. Brunch with Santa at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort

Get pictures with the Big Man in his sleigh after having a delicious mountain-side brunch. After you put in your gift requests with Santa, enjoy Christmas carolers and the beautiful views surrounding the resort property.

Dates: December 3, 10 and 17

Price: $25/child and $50/adult | Tickets Here


2. Christmas at the Flying W Ranch

Howdy, Partner! Enjoy a real cowboy Christmas with dinner and a show by the world-renowned Flying W Ranglers. This Western-themed event is fun for all ages, and tickets include a chuckwagon dinner. Yeehaw!

Dates: December 8-23

Price: $30/child and $65/adult | Tickets Here


Night Time Colorado Springs Food Tour
Photo by Rocky Mountain Food Tours | Downtown Colorado Springs during the Holidays


3. Holiday Lights & Bites Seasonal Food Tour

Come and celebrate the holiday season with Rocky Mountain Food Tours at a festive progressive dinner right in the heart of downtown Colorado Springs. This exclusive seasonal experience promises to delight you with four exquisite courses, charming twinkle lights, delectable dishes curated by our beloved partners, and included wine and holiday cocktails.

Dates: December 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 and 28

Price: $84/child and $99/adult | Tickets Here


4. Holiday Tea at Rock Ledge Ranch

Head to the historic Rock Ledge Ranch for a traditional English Tea. Explore the festively adorned estate and delve into Edwardian history and etiquette. Hurry, this popular fundraising event fills up fast, and don’t forget to visit the General Store at 2:00 p.m. for ranch-made holiday gifts!

Dates: December 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, and 10 (dates are now sold out)

Price: $45/person | Tickets Here


Santa Express Train
Photo from the Royal Gorge Route | Santa Express Train


5. Santa Express Train

This magical locomotive will guide you through the Royal Gorge to the North Pole and back, creating cherished memories for all ages. While on board, indulge in lunch or dinner and enjoy your favorite beverages from the full bar. As you journey through the Royal Gorge, each child will receive a special gift from the guest of honor, Santa!

Dates: December 1-30 (closed Christmas Day)

Price: Varies depending on seat | Tickets Here


6. Madrigal Banquet at Glen Eryie Castle

Experience the splendor of The Castle’s magnificent Great Hall this Christmas season. Immerse yourself in a 16th-century-style banquet filled with awe-inspiring moments. Delight in the festive entertainment provided by talented musicians and performers, making this classic Colorado tradition an unforgettable experience!

Dates: Dates are now sold out

Price: Varies | Tickets Here


Holiday Beer


7. “Ditch the Milk” Beer and Cookie Pairing at Mash Mechanix Brewing Co.

Tired of the usual milk-and-cookie combo? This holiday season, switch things up! Join Mash Mechanix for a beer and cookie pairing experience featuring a flight of four beers expertly paired with four Mary Mountain Cookies. Say goodbye to milk and explore a new level of festivity!

Date: December 21

Price: $25/adult | Tickets Here


8. Posada Pairing Dinner at Atrevida Beer Co.

Head out for an unforgettable night of Mexican flavors at a Posada Pairing Dinner at Atrevida Beer Co. Enjoy a 5-course culinary journey inspired by Mexico by Heavenly Tacos, expertly paired with craft beer. Limited seats available, so reserve yours now and celebrate the holidays!

Date: December 14

Price: $80/person | Tickets Here


Holiday Hot Chocolate


9. Santa and Hot Cocoa at The Lemon Lodge

Bring your family to meet Santa, take some free pictures, and inquire about the reindeer. Afterward, stay for dinner and have a blast with family-friendly Christmas trivia. Take advantage of $1 cocoa for the kids, spiked hot chocolate for the adults, and Heart Warmer lemon wine to warm your hearts!

Date: December 21

Price: Free Admission | More Info


10. “Let’s Get Lit” Ugly Sweater Christmas Party at Red Swing Brewhouse

Head downtown to Red Swing Brewhouse donning your ugliest holiday sweater and get $5 off pints all day!

Date: December 17

Price: Free Admission | More Info


The Broadmoor Brunch
Photo from The Broadmoor | Christmas Day Brunch


11. Christmas Eve Festival and Brunch at Kinship Landing

Celebrate Christmas Eve with Kinship Landing and Homa Cafe! In addition to a Christmas Eve Festival featuring an exclusive brunch and drink menu, enjoy live jazz, special food and drink offerings, s’mores by the fire pits, ornament decorating, and a delightful hot cocoa bar.

Date: December 24

Price: Varies | More Info


12. Christmas Day Brunch at The Broadmoor

The Broadmoor pulls out all of the stops for their Christmas Day brunch! Indulge in a stunning spread of pastries, seafood, meats, cheeses, eggs prepared in various ways, and gorgeous desserts.

Date: December 25

Price: $45/child and $110/adult | Tickets Here


As the holiday season unfolds in Colorado Springs, the city comes alive with an array of food-inspired events that truly capture the spirit of togetherness and joy. Don’t miss out on these delightful opportunities to savor the magic of Colorado Springs during the most wonderful time of the year. Cheers to a season filled with delicious memories and warm gatherings!

Cheers, Your Rocky Mountain Food Tours Team

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