December is here, and you're only going to get busier as the holidays get closer, so have some fun now. This weekend is full of opportunities for laughs, boozed-up holiday shopping and even meaningful conversation. Check out the Westword calendar for even more events.
Holiday Lights: Ink Lounge First Friday Ink Lounge
5 p.m. Friday, free
Get lit up on Santa Fe Drive during First Friday when Ink Lounge lights up the area with holiday cheer. Have your photo taken with a tattooed Santa while you enjoy libations from Bear Creek Distillery, Divino Wine and Ratio Beerworks. You can also browse through goods by local makers and get your very own holiday tintype portrait done.
Winter Kick Off Party Battery 621
6 p.m. Friday, free
For all those who like to get extreme on the snow, it's time to kick off the season. In this urban winter wonderland, enjoy live music as well as booze from Aspen Brewing Company and Breckenridge Distillery up in the hills while you bid on all kinds of winter gear during a silent auction.
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