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2020 Holiday Festival

2020 Holiday Festival

2020 Holiday Festival

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Boulder’s beloved holiday tradition.

Delight in the twinkling lights, seasonal greenery and beautiful music at CU Boulder’s Holiday Festival, an annual tradition that’s enchanting for all ages. The decades-old celebration brings together student choirs, bands and orchestras—along with world-class faculty performers—for a concert of holiday favorites and new surprises.

Performance date and time

Friday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 5, 1 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 5, 4 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 6, 4 p.m.
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Buying options

Available today as an Add-On to any other season ticket order. Learn more

Choice Option goes on sale at 10 a.m. on May 26, 2020. Remind me

Single tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Aug. 17, 2020. Remind me

Plan your visit

Most CU Presents performances take place on the beautiful University of Colorado Boulder campus. Take some time to explore our venues, find out how to get here, where to park and get more tips on what to do while you’re in town.

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Accessibility services at CU Boulder

The University of Colorado is committed to providing equal access to individuals with disabilities. If you are planning to attend an event and require accommodations, please contact CU Presents no later than 7 days before the event at cupresents@colorado.edu or 303-492-8008.

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