Through Jan. 4, add some intrigue to downtown shopping trips with "My Gnomies' Scavenger Hunt" created by Downtown Partnership. The game begins with a window display at 127 E. Bijou  St. Follow text messages for 10 locations with gnome puzzles hidden in shop windows. Then head back to the start for a password-activated surprise. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. 


Denver's legendary Cleo Parker Robinson Dance brightens this holiday season virtually with a 50th season fundraiser "Granny Dances to a Holiday Drum" performance, now through Jan. 2. $25-$75 per household. Dance angels guide Granny to holidays in Africa, the Americas, Mexico, Asia and the Caribbean.


The towering, mining-era headframes are alight across the hills around Victor and Cripple Creek with 12 Christmas-lights favorites including a snowflake, a Santa face and a Christmas stocking — all part of self-guided holiday tours nightly through Jan. 1. Pick up free maps at Victor's Lowell Thomas Museum or go online to Best viewing time is 5-10 p.m.


Colorado shopping: a sometimes quirky and always interesting group of Denver artisan small businesses pops up with gift items online in the Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair on Meet the makers on Instagram at 11 a.m. Sunday. Other virtual fairs: Denver BAZAAR with more than 50 small Colorado businesses,, and Junior League of Denver's Mile High Holiday Mart, Special Colorado gifts from Fort Collins' small businesses are in


Enjoy a Musical Celebration of Hanukkah by local musicians in this Zoom fundraiser for Reform Jewish Temple Beit Torah, 6 p.m. Tickets $20 at From Denver, light the menorahs together during "Latkes & Light," a virtual family Hanukkah celebration from 10 to 11:30 a.m., presented by JCC Mizel Arts and Culture Center. Geared toward children with music, the importance of tzedakah and history. 


A nature stroll with a naturalist at Bear Creek Regional Park, 1 p.m., $2 donation. Also: Kids’ Saturday Morning: Preparing for Winter, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., a day for ages 6-11, activities and crafts, a hike, campfire lunch, $20 prepaid registration,

NOTE: Last-minute COVID-19 restrictions could bring changes or cancellations. Check websites before going.

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