Nightmare Before Christmas

Christmasfest is a festival meant to bring the entire community together for the holiday season. This years theme is Nightmare Before Christmas. You will find events meant for all ages, Christmasfest events are provided free to the community.

Elf on the Shelf Scavenger Hunt

The elf will be located throughout the town at different businesses every day. Once you find the elf you must take a selfie with him and post it on the Rangely’s Elf on the Shelf Facebook page. Once you do this you will be entered to win chamber bucks after the event is over. If you purchase something at that location of the elf that day and post that receipt on the Rangely’s Elf on the Shelf Facebook page you will be entered for a second chance to win Chamber bucks Contact Rangely Chamber with any questions 970-675-5290. Begins November 29 and ends December 13.


Light Up Rangely

Contact the Rec Center for more information on how to participate 970-675-8211. Judging will be on December 12 so please leave your lights on late that night. We will have different categories that you will need to enter. Please make sure to get up to the Rec Center and enter yourself for a category if you want your house entered.


Sleigh Rides

Sleigh Rides will be held December 13 at 1485 La Mesa Circle from 5:00-8:00 p.m.. This event is sponsored by WRBM Rec and Park District and provided by Absolute Prestige to the public for free so please tip the sleigh driver.


There will be a chili bar, hot cocoa bar as well as a fire pit to make smores. This part of the event is sponsored by Wildlife Expressions so make sure to bring your whole family and come out and enjoy the fun.

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday December 14 head into the Rec Center and join Santa for a picture that is printed out for no charge and a free breakfast for the entire family. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. or until food runs out.


Snowflake Baby Contest

Saturday, December 14 at 11:00 a.m. at the Rangely Jr/Sr High school. There are specific age groups 0-6 months, 7-12 months, 13-18 months, 19-24 months and 3-5 years. Don’t miss showing off your cuties in their Christmas best.


Santa’s Cookie Decorating

We will have a FREE Christmas Cookie table set up during the Rangely High School Basketball games on December 14 at 12:30pm. Bring those kiddos out to decorate a gingerbread cookie and enjoy some basketball. Cookies are limited to the first 100 kids.

Parade of Lights

Theme for the Parade this year is The Nightmare Before Christmas. The parade is Saturday, December 14 at 6:00 p.m. Line up starts at the Car Museum on South Stanolind and heads down to the Fire Hall.



Saturday, December 14 at 7:00 p.m. we will be at the Rangely High School Auditorium to enjoy a free a cappella Christmas performance by Vocalocity.