Dickens Fest

Dickens Fest

dickensfeatOn the first Saturday of December, join us as we kick of the Christmas season with a community wide celebration in the life and times of Charles Dickens. Several organization team up each year to make the greatest Dickens Fest the town has seen.

Past participating organizations have included the La Junta High School Theater Department, First Street Emporium, La Junta Ministerial Association, St. Andrew’s Church, Woodruff Memorial Library, The Barista, Southeast Colorado Creative Partnership, La Junta Rotary Club, and the Otero Museum. Activities have included everything from plays, to ornament making, to parades, a 5k Dickens Run, afternoon teas, and many more fun filled activities.