No one likes being away from family, friends, and traditions for major holidays. That’s why we try to make it easier through special events in conjunction with major U.S. holidays.
Many of these are geared toward the younger audience, but there are plenty of happenings the big kids can enjoy, too. From Valentine’s Day to Winter Fest, USO Denver has got you covered.
Of course, as the year draws to an end, Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season. It also marks the season when those far from home often miss home the most. Recognizing this, USO Denver and USO centers around the world work to make every service member and military family member’s holiday season bright.
Holidays are a great time for families to relax and enjoy the time they have together. It is also a time no one likes being away from their loved ones and traditions.
A sample of holiday celebrations conducted by USO Denver includes:
- Seven Days of Heart
- Christmas in July
- Operation We Love Recruiters
- Cookies and Crafts
- Hot Cocoa to Go
- Unit Holiday Party Support
Stories About This Program
#USOHolidays Pumpkin Carving Social
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Santa Joins Operation: We Love Recruiters
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2-135 GSAB Christmas Party
Wow…what a phenomenal time on Dec 9, 2018 at the Colorado National Guard 2-135th GSAB Christmas Party!!! There was a lot of food and fun al…
With plenty of entertainment options throughout the year, make sure to check with the USO the next time someone says, “I’m bored!”
Munch@Lunch is a sponsored treat or meal prepared and donated by local restaurants. We schedule these programs on days with high guest volu…
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Operation: We Love Recruiters
This program is designed to connect military recruiters to the USO family. While most active duty military service members work at a milita…
Spouse Coffee Breaks
Connect with new friends, share your stories, learn about local activities, enjoy the conversation, and of course, free COFFEE! Join us for…
No Dough Dinners
USO No Dough Dinners give our military community the opportunity to take a night off from kitchen duty and make new friends, all while enjo…
USO Denver is very grateful for donations of tickets to sporting events, concerts, plays, and other cultural or educational experiences and…
Adventures at Home
Feeling a little stir crazy? Looking for new things to learn, explore and do during this time at home? We’ve put together a list of Adventu…