Littleton, CO Visitor Guide

Posted By: on December 18, 2019
city of Littleton CO in winter

It does not matter if you are attending a family event, traveling for business, looking for a perfect vacation spot, or just passing through because Littleton, CO has something for everyone.  For instance, there are various shopping opportunities, many diverse restaurant options, and a ton of outside parks for family fun.

This quaint community offers easy access to downtown Denver and it is just a short 30 minute ride from the famous Rocky Mountains.

Shopping in Littleton

One of the greatest things about shopping in this community is that essential city services are financially supported by sales tax revenue. 

Basically, sales tax that is paid on goods and services within the community stays within the town.  Speaking of shopping, “Willow” is an artistic market that is a favorite shopping spot since 2004.  The Aspen Grove is another great shopping experience and a great place to gather for events such as:

  • The Family Film Festival
  • Farmers Market
  • Fall Fun Festival
  • Annual Holiday Festival

Wedding Venues

Whether you are the bride-to-be or an out-of-town guest attending a wedding, Littleton is a perfect location to host a wedding.  Not only does the town offer amazing venues, but there is everything else available at your fingertips to make your day special – including caterers, florists, jewelers, and bridal shops.

The “Hudson Gardens” is a favorite spot to host weddings due to their privacy, vibrant gardens, and picturesque landscapes.  This garden spans across 30 acres, and is the home to over 200 types of roses, as well as a Victoria Water Lily Pond, and ten (10) beautiful sculptures that are a permanent fixture at the Hudson Gardens.

Concerts in Littleton

The “Summer Concert Series” is performed at the Hudson Gardens every Sunday night during the summer months.  Additionally, there is the “Hudson Christmas” and “Brews & Views Beer Fest” that is also hosted at the Hudson Gardens.  There are more than 200 volunteers that keep this location beautiful and lush – for all to enjoy.

Littleton Museum

Littleton Museum

The Littleton Museum is pretty amazing with two (2) working farms, livestock, crops, exhibits, interpreters dressed in period costumes, and events for everyone to enjoy.  The museum is situated just one mile east of Downtown and during the springtime, visitors may be lucky enough witness the animals living on the farm with their newborn babies.

Spas and Massages in Littleton

Littleton is also known for its unique and amazing spas.  There are close to 30 shops and spas that are ready to meet all your pampering needs and desires, including hair and nail salons, and spas that offer some of the best massage therapist.

For Chocolate Lovers

The Chocolate Therapist

If you need some chocolate healing then you can find “The Chocolate Therapist” on West Main Street in Littleton, CO.  The owner of this amazing shop is ready to educate you about the wonderful health benefits of chocolate.  All the products are made without dyes, preservatives, or artificial flavors.  Stop by and spend some time with the doctor. After a little chocolate therapy session, joining the “Littleton Twilight Criterium” may be in order.  This annual cycling event takes place the first Saturday in August and begins at 3:30 pm and ends 7 hours later.

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