Creek Week – Sat Oct 1, 12-2pm, Legacy Loop Plaza
Admission: Free. This weekend concludes Creek Week in Colorado Springs where the Fountain Creek Watershed was given a little attention and love. This is the 3rd annual event where people get together to pick up trash and help cleanup the Fountain Creek Watershed. For more information, http://fountaincreekweek.com/.
Colorado College Hockey vs Mount Royal, Sun Oct 2, 6:07pm, Broadmoor World Arena
Admission: $9 and up. Nothing says fall like a little ice hockey. Colorado College opens the 2016-17 season on Sunday, Oct. 2, with an exhibition game against Mount Royal University at The Broadmoor World Arena beginning at 6:07 p.m. The regular season begins on Friday, Oct. 7, with a two-game series against UMass in Amherst, Mass. For tickets, http://www.broadmoorworldarena.com/.
Palmer Lake Art Group’s Annual Fair, Fri Sep 30, Sat Oct 1, 9am – 5pm, Palmer Lake Town Hall
Admission: Free. This art fair has been going on for 43 years, so you know it has got to be good. Local artists, quilters and jewelry makers sell their products to benefit D-38 high school art scholarships. For more information: http://palmerlakeartgroup.com/.
Bikes, Blues, Brews & BBQ, Sat Oct 1, 4-9pm, Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort
Admission: Free. Whether you like cruising on two wheels or not, you still have to check out this place and their Saturday community party is the perfect time to do so. The Buffalo Lodge Bicycle Resort, or The Buff is a family-owned vintage hotel with a western theme. They organize rides and hold events for all members of the community. For more information: http://bicycleresort.com/.
USAF Academy Band’s Rampart Winds, Sun Oct 2, 2:30pm, Benet Hill Monestary
Admission: Free. Off Highway 83 in the thick Ponderosa Pines, you can experience the Academy’s Rampart Winds. With a mix of patriotic classics and armed service anthems, this concert will make you proud to be an American. Register at www.benethillmonastery.org .