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Colorado Springs Fruit Cake Toss

Get rid of your unwanted fruitcakes once and for all! Bring your fruitcakes to this one-of-a-kind event that started 22 years ago! Tossing is judged on: Distance Accuracy Speed Balance Mechanical or 3 man sling shot For those fruitcakes that are just too good to toss, there will be a bake off! Whoever makes the…

Colorado Springs Womxn’s March

Fight for what you believe in! Women, and men, prepare to rally at the Womxn’s March. The theme for the 2020 ballot is “Our Vote is Our Voice!” There will also be an option to buy tickets for workshops and a live recording of the “Dear White Women” podcast. When? January 25th 2:00-5:00 pm Where?…

Colorado Springs Featured Restaurant

Allow yourself to be transported into a retro era this weekend! Shuga’s Restaurant and Bar is all the rage in Colorado Springs. You can even sell your own artwork off the walls at Shuga’s! Featured Drink: Girl from Ipanema – cachaça, passionfruit, mint, lemon, soda View this post on Instagram The Girl From Ipanema A…

Celebrating the Chinese New Year in Colorado Springs

The year of the rat! January 25th marks the beginning of the new year for the Chinese. People born in the year of the rat are said to have zodiac rat characteristics. These include being positive, diligent, clever, quick thinkers, likable, and optimistic. Come learn more about this fascinating culture at the Bento Party! When?…

Dueling Pianos Live Show Colorado Springs

Get ready to rock and roll! Dueling pianos has been rocking crowds for over 20 years! Request any song you can think of, these guys can most likely run with it! They will also do roasts or toasts on request. When? January 11th at 7:30 pm Where? Boot Barn Hall in Colorado Springs Price? $12…

‘Sound of Music’ Musical in Colorado Springs

The beloved musical is back for it’s 60th production! The Fine Arts Center of Colorado Springs has been working tirelessly on this masterpiece! The Sound of Music is based on a true story of the von Trapp family escaping Nazi rule in Austria. Recommended for all ages 6 years and up, this production will be…

See a Life-Sized Gingerbread Car in Colorado Springs

The Christmas magic is not over yet! You’ll be in awe over the Broadmoor Special’s life-sized gingerbread car! Not just any car either, a 1918 Piece Arrow Touring Car. This masterpiece took 700 eggs, 482 pounds of sugar, and 400 pounds of chocolate to build! You can find this display at the Penrose Heritage Museum….

Experience Christmas Lights by Flight in Colorado Springs

Can’t decide which place to see Christmas lights tonight? How about all places!? See Christmas lights while soaring over Colorado Springs by helicopter! This 40 minute ride would also make for an epic Christmas present. Where? Take off location is 1575 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80916 When? Book online any day of the month up…

Join the Holiday Themed Party Bus

Dig your ugly sweater out of the back of your closet! Because you’re gonna need it for this Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl! You’ll be driven around in style, in the good ole’ Local Motive Party Bus!  There are 2 options to choose from, dive bars or regular bars. When? Regular bar crawl is Dec 20th…

Colorado Springs List Top of Christmas Events

The most wonderful time of year brings the most events as well! Here are the top Christmas events in Colorado Springs this month: 1. Christmas Symphony, Dec 22 – let the orchestra warm your heart with your favorite Christmas songs! 2. Holiday Chocolate Festival, Dec 22 – try from thousands of samples of rich, delicious…

Take a Trip on the Santa Express Train

Have you ever wanted to ride the Polar Express? The Santa Express Train is turning dreams into reality modeled after the Polar Express! Wear your cozy PJ’s, enjoy a full holiday meal, and meet Santa at the North Pole! Don’t forget the chocolate and cookies also! When? November 14th – December 30th with 4 departure…

Skate in the Park Colorado Springs

Skating in the park is back with special events! This year, there are special activities every week in Acacia Park: Skate with the Switchbacks, Dec. 6 Sunny 106.3 Toy Drive, Dec. 13 – half priced admission if you bring a toy! SkateFest with U.S. Figure Skating, Dec. 14 Broncos Skate, Dec. 29 – $1 off…

Santa’s Workshop and Bazaar Colorado Springs

Santa and his elves are coming to Colorado Springs! The second annual Santa’s Workshop and Bazaar is coming up bigger and better! Shop for Christmas presents with over 50 vendor booths! Kids can also meet Santa, make crafts, participate in the toy drive, and more. Where? Historic City Auditorium When? November 30th and December 1st…

Nutcracker Performances in Colorado Springs

Ladies, or gentleman, ready for a classy night out? Everyone should see the tradition Nutcracker ballet at least once a Christmas season! The beauty and elegance of this performance is unmatched. Here are show times for this season at the Pikes Peak Center: Friday, November 29, 2019 at 2:00 PM Friday, November 29, 2019 at 7:00 PM Saturday, November…

Thanksgiving Activities and Dinners in Colorado Springs

We are thankful for a jam packed, exciting Thanksgiving this year! Here are eight activities and dinners you can find in Colorado Springs this holiday: 1. Thanksgiving Reunion – the Star Gazer’s Theatre has a Thanksgiving tradition with performers from the 70’s and 80’s! 2. Wild Life Center Turkey Toss – toss some turkeys to…

Colorado Springs Turkey Trot

Get ready to work off that pre-holiday fat! Getting you in shape for the holidays, the YMCA is hosting their 22nd annual Turkey Trot and Tiny Trot! This is a fundraiser to help local families pay for higher education through scholarships. The whole family can join, whether you have to be pushed in a stroller…

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival

“Building a community through film!” At the Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival, powerful stories are shared from many different women. This longest running women’s film festival showcases documentaries, narratives, shorts, and animated films. The purpose is to connect others and spark conversation while educating. Check out the 3 day festival schedule here. When? November 15th-…

Beers with Engineers Colorado Springs

Geek out with your fellow engineers! This is not a sales event, just a friendly networking event for all engineers and non engineers. Beer is on the house, complimentary from the Amnet team! Where? Local Relic in Colorado Springs When? November 13th from 5:30-8:30 pm Price? Free, just register online! Free beer and nerd talk…

Halloween Events in Colorado Springs

There is no shortage of Halloween activities in Colorado Springs! We’ve got activities for families, adults, something for everyone! Check them out: 1. Trick or Treating in the Park, Oct 27th – a free 2 day event with theatrical shows, arts and crafts, and live music! 2. Indoor Family Halloween Festival, Oct 31st – enjoy…

Colorado Springs Margarita Crawl

Get your party mood on and your walking shoes on! The Colorado Springs Margarita Crawl is coming up! This crawl includes multiple venues, discounted drinks at each venue, and free “take home swag!” When? October 26th from 2:00- 8:00 pm Where? Specific details will be given on ticket Price? $19.99 per person Buy your tickets…

Colorado Springs Haunted Brew Fest

Grab your boo and head to the Haunted Brew Fest! You’ll get to sample from 70 of the top breweries and wine distributors around! Leave the kiddies at home, this is a 21+ event. When? Saturday October 19th at various times. First session is 1:00-4:00 pm, second is 5:00-8:00 pm, VIP is 12:00-4:00 pm. Price?…

4th Annual Boos and Brews

One of the most anticipated beer festivals is almost here! The 4th Annual Boos and Brews is returning to Colorado Springs in partnership with Jon Eddy Productions, The Haunted Mines, and Hellscream Haunted House! That’s right – that means there will be a 14,000 square foot Haunted Mine for you to explore! Also featuring craft…

Colorado Springs Lantern Festival

Imagine hundreds of glowing lanterns floating in the night sky… This magical experience is exactly how the Colorado Springs Lantern Festival looks! Add this festival to your bucket list and then cross it off this weekend! There will also be vendors, live music, and cool merchandise. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit back,…

Fall Festivals in Colorado Springs this October

October is not all about Halloween, don’t forget the fall festivals too! Here are a few family friendly fall festivals in the Colorado Springs area: 1. Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, Oct 5 – wagon rides, music, pumpkin picking, homemade pie, and all while visiting the historic site it’s located at! 2. Stonehaven Park, Oct…

Revival Vintage Market in Colorado Springs

Do you live for vintage vibes? Then you’ll fall in love with the Revival Vintage Market! This pop up market will have vintage clothing, sustainable clothing, slow fashion, and home goods. Also enjoy locally crafted foods and cocktails while vibing out to some jams! Check out some vintage goods below that will be at the…

Deadman’s Brewfest Colorado Springs

The fall season has just begun and we’re already getting spooky! The third annual Deadman’s Brewfest is creeping into Colorado Springs! Sample from hundreds of wines, beers, and liquiors while enjoying live entertainment. Purchasing a VIP ticket will earn you early entry for exclusive tastings and free meals! When? September 27th from 6:00 pm to…

Taste of Old Colorado City Tour

Let the drooling commence! If Colorado Springs knows how to do one thing, then it’s definitely food! A Taste of Old Colorado City includes unlimited samples from restaurants and breweries. All proceeds go towards the improvement of Old Colorado City. When? September 22nd at 12:00 or 1:00 (depending on your ticket) Where? Barcroft Park, Old…

Pikes Peak Regional Airshow

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s the Pikes Peak Regional Airshow!! See an amazing demonstration from the F22 Raptor, historic World War 2 aircrafts, and other military displays! Your young ones might not understand the beauty of these aircrafts, and that’s okay! A Kids Zone with plenty of activities will also be provided. Check…

Fall Festival in Acacia Park Colorado Springs

Wrap up summer and start fall the right way! The first fall festival of the season will have live music, crafts, games, family activities, and more! If you want to display your talent, vendor and sponsorships are available starting at $60 per booth. Register for your vendor booth here. Hurry, spots fill up fast! When?…

Colorado Springs Briarfest 2019

Taste the finest wines in all the land! The 6th annual Briarfest is back and better than ever! This event is hosted by The Wine Seller and offering two different wine tastings. Prices include a snack board of cheeses, grapes, crackers, etc. Where? St. Gabriel the Archangel Church When? September 6th at 6:30 pm, the…