Did you catch the “star” Monday night with Saturn and Jupiter crossing paths? Scientists say it is the first time in 800 years they have been this close. As the year closes – I hope you take the time to count the blessings as much as your ability to overcome the troubles. We, at MileHighMamas, wish you a Happy New Year!
New Year’s Eve. We have put together a list of all the fun family things to do (socially distanced of course). Check out our full list!
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McDonald’s Tis the Season App Specials. McDonald’s is celebrating their characters with their special order for FREE with the purchase of $1 or more. Each day for twelve days (starting Monday, Dec 14). Use the app to score the deal. Each day is a specific free item. Download the free app to see the deals.
Christmas in Color Discount Code. Looking for something to do with the family this year? What about drive-thru lights display? Yes, drive through millions of lights perfectly synchronized to holiday music you’ll hear right through your radio. Drive-by giant candy canes, snowmen, arched pathways and more. Two locations: Bandimere Speedway and Water World now through December 30. Get a 15% discount code when you type MILEHIGHMAMAS at checkout.
YMCA New Years. YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park is offering family-friendly fun for New Year’s including: Cosmic Climbing – Sign up for a nighttime session of indoor rock climbing on December 30, December 31, and January 1. Single families only, advanced reservations required; New Years Day 5K Run (or walk); Make a Vision Board; Guided Hikes – experienced YMCA hikemasters take you snowshoeing in Rocky Mountain National Park. Advanced reservations required. Additional activities include snowshoe rentals, ice skating on a natural pond, nature programs, winter crafts and more. Cabins start at $169 a night and lodge rooms start at $89/night. Book online or calling 888- 613- 9622. (All activities are operated in alignment with public health ordinances, including distanced check-ins and self-checkouts conducted via email.)
The Crawford and Oxford New Years Special. For just $272, you can celebrate either getting rid of 2020 with bottle of bubbles, in room light-bites, collector wine glasses and complimentary parking or saying hello to 2021 with breakfast in bed, mimosas and late checkout. While you are there check out Denver Union Station’s Merry & Bright light show. Follow the links to book the Crawford Hotel or The Oxford.
Blanchard Family Wine New Years. Blanchard Family Wines at Dairy Block won’t let COVID-19 restrictions get in the way of ringing in 2021 with the Virtual New Year’s Eve Celebration, an effervescent happy hour hosted by winery founders Mark and James Blanchard. The Blanchard Family Wines Virtual New Year’s Eve Celebration will take place at 7 p.m. MST on Thursday, Dec. 31st. This virtual happy hour experience will be filled with education, laughter & fun – along with two bottles of Sparkling wine from Sauvage Spectrum and a custom pack of Denver-made Bella Macarons. Priced at $80, NYE orders must be placed by Wednesday, Dec. 23rd for shipping; local orders must be placed by Wednesday, Dec. 30th.
Panera Coffee Subscription. Sign up for Panera+ (normally $8.99/month) and get unlimited premium coffee through the end of the year. Redeem the unlimited coffee offer on regular, dark roast, hazelnut, iced coffee or hot tea. As they say – your cup is always full. Use code FREETIL2021
Bed Bath and Beyond. Have you saved up the 20% off coupons to buy something special at Bed Bath and Beyond? You don’t need to do that anymore. They have a membership program called Beyond+ that is $29 – but right now, when you sign up you get a bonus card for the same amount so it ends up being FREE – then you can get 20% off all the time without having to track down those coupons.
Clyfford Still Museum ReOpening. On January 5, 2021 the Clyfford Still Museum will re-open. Tickets are on sale now for your specific date/time.
Boston Market. Boston Market is celebrating 35 years with a whole rotisserie chicken for just $3.50 on Wednesday, December 23. Plus, you can get a large side and select dessert for $3.50. (limits apply).
Breckenridge Brewery. The Breckenridge Brewery on S. Santa Fe has constructed a Winter Wonderland complete with ice skating rink and sledding hill. While the parents are sipping on the Christmas Ale kids can take to the slope!