Family friendly activities happening during the entire month of December

(Cody, Wyo.) - We tip our hats to Lisa McDonald for this amazing list of Cody and area family friendly events and activities for the entire month of December! This list is super helpful, and we really appreciate you putting this together for our community, Lisa! If there's an event you'd like added to this list, click here to share it! *December 2015 Cody and Area Family Friendly Activities* *Tues. Dec. 1 *– We Need a Little Christmas – Cody Center for the Performing Arts invites you for an evening of dance, music and story telling. Admission is an unwrapped gift or money donation to benefit Holiday Helpers. *Fri. Dec. 4th – Sun. Dec. 6th–* Festival of Trees. Fri : 1 – 7 pm. Sat. 10 am – 7 pm. Sun. 11 am – 7 pm. Brookdale Assisted Living 2401 Cougar Ave. Christmas trees, wreaths and centerpieces will be auctioned off to raise money for the Wyoming Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. No entry fee. 307-527-7080 *Sat. Dec. 5 - *Breakfast with Santa – from 8-11am. At QT's Restaurant, 1701 Sheridan Avenue, 587-5555 Phone: 307-587-5555 *Sat. Dec 5th –* Cody Christmas Celebration. 4 -6 pm Christmas Stroll. 6 pm Lighted Christmas Parade – Theme “Home for the Holidays”. Community Bonfire. 2nd Annual Button Bash begins until Jan. 6th. Contact the Chamber for more information. *Sat. Dec. 5th – *Holiday Open House. Center of the West. 10 am – 5 pm. A day filled with festive decorations, Santa Claus and entertainment. A free day for the whole community! You are encouraged to bring a can of food or a new, unwrapped toy to be donated too local organizations. Buffalo Bill Centre of the West. *Sat. Dec. 5th *– Old Trail Town Christmas – 2 – 8 pm. 1831 Demaris Dr. Free open house featuring western, Victorian and old fashioned decorations. Entertainment, homemade cookies, confections and beverages in the wagon barn. 899-2119 *Sun. Dec. 6 –* Hospice House Love Lights Ceremony. *Tues. Dec. 8 -* Sunset Elementary 4th and 5th grade musical, Shapin'Up Santa, is Tuesday, December 8, 6:30 p.m. at Wynona Thompson Auditorium. *Fri. Dec. 11 – *Sleeping Giant Ski Hill Opening Day – 587-3125 *Sat. Dec. 12 – *Sleepy G Jamboree. 9 am – 6 pm. Something for everyone! Snow vintage fashion show, live music, family scavenger hunt with reduced price zipline tickets for the winning team, retro pricing on lift tickets, torch light parade, bonfire and chili feed with a s’mores station. 587 3125 *Sat. Dec 12 & Sun. Dec. 13 –* 18th Annual Nutcracker Production at the Wynona Thompson Theater. Sat 7 pm. Sun. 2 pm. Tickets can be purchased online or at The Thistle. Contact Rocky Mountain School of the Arts *Sat. Dec. 12 *Yellowstone Quake Hockey. Puck drops at 7:30pm. At the Riley Arena (1400 Heart Mountain Street). *Thurs. Dec 17 – Weds. Dec. 23 – *Trolley Christmas Lights tours. 50 minute tour of the best lit Cody neighborhoods. Enjoy free hot chocolate, cider and Christmas cookies. Tours depart from Eastgate Laundry next to Albertsons’s with time slots from 5:30, 6:30, 7:30. Added 830 tour Dec 21- 23. Reserve your seat online! Tickets $9 each; 5 and under free. 527-7043 *Fri. Dec. 18 - *Boot and Bottle Club Christmas Party – Santa comes to see the kids and deliver presents. Adult hold their own gift exchange. *Sat. Dec. 31 – *Quake – Yellowstone Quake Hockey. Puck drops at 7:30pm. At the Riley Arena (1400 Heart Mountain Street). Skate with the Quake after the game to bring in the New Year! *Feature photo: Cody Country Chamber of Commerce photo of Cody Country Christmas 2014 / Pitchengine Communities* #reboot #news #whatshappening