Things to Do in Colorado Springs this Weekend (Aug 19-Aug 20)

Lots of walking and hiking to be had this weekend in Colorado Springs. Not to mention our local roller derby club is out in full force. Looks like a beautiful Colorado weekend is in store for us! 

Things to Do This Weekend

Mystery Hike - Sat Aug 19, 1:00pm-2:30pmCheyenne Mountain State Park

Admission: $7 daily parking pass. This isn't just any normal hike! You and your family must solve puzzles, riddles, and mysteries as you search for clues through this one-mile trail. For more info, visit: Colorado Park & Wildlife.

Teddy Bear Day - Sat Aug 19, 9:00am-4:00pm, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Admission: $9.75 for children 3-11 who bring a stuffed animal. Get a disocunt on zoo admission and get a free complete check-up for your teddy bear, doll, or stuffed animal! For more info, visit: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

GPS Geocaching Treasure Hunt - Sat Aug 19, 10:00am-11:30amCheyenne Mountain State Park


Admission: $7 daily parking pass. There seems to be a trend around town lately to hunt for hidden items. Join the original community savenger hunt that is known as geocaching!  For more info, visit: Colorado Parks & Wildlife.

Candy Snipers vs. Danger Dolls - Sat Aug 19, 7:00pm-10:00pm, Colorado Springs City Auditorium​ 221 East Kiowa


Admission: Pre-sale $10, Door $15. Come watch the Candy Snipers battle the Danger Dolls and support our local derby league! For more info, visit: Pikes Peak Derby Dames.

Old Colorado City Car Show - Sun Aug 20, 9:00am-3:00pm, Bancroft Park in Old Colorado City

Admission: Free. Walk around Bancroft Park admiring classic cars and entertainment for the whole family. For more info, visit: Ace Entertainment.

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Things to Do in Colorado Springs this Weekend (Aug 12-Aug 13)

Pump up those tires, tighten your helmets, and get ready for all the cycling events happening around Colorado Springs this weekend! Following the Colorado Classic that peddaled off yesterday, the Cycling Hill Climb is set for Saturday. Along with the biggest bounce house in the world, concerts, and solar eclipse photography class this weekend won't leave you on the couch. 

Things to Do This Weekend

Big Bounce America - Sat Aug 12-Sun Aug 13, 3:00pm-7:30pmEl Pomar Youth Sports Park 2212 Executive Circle

Admission: $15-$19. World's largest bounce house will be in our backyard this weekend! 10,000 sq ft of bouncing fun for kids and adults alike will be open Friday-Sunday. For more info, visit: The Big Bounce America.

The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb​ - Sat Aug 12, 1:00pmPikes Peak - America's Mountain

Admission: Check website for registration. 7th annual non-competitive competition that will be held in conjunction with the first USA Cycling Hill Climb National Championships. For more info, visit: The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb.

Firefall - Sat Aug 12, 8:00pmStargazers Theatre & Event Center


Admission: $20-$25+ticketing fee. Come see Firefall this weekend at the Stargazers Theatre! They've toured with bands such as Journey, Fleetwood Mac, The Beach Boys, and more.  For more info, visit: Stargazers Theatre.

How to Photograph the Solar Eclipse - Sat Aug 12, 11:00am, Academy Frame Company​ 7560 N Academy Blvd


Admission: A minimal donation will be required at the door. We're so excited to see the solar eclipse, but what about preserving what you see in a photo? Learn how to properly take solar eclipse photos from Professor Andrew Ketsdever who teaches astrodynamics and the space environment at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. For more info, visit: Facebook Event.

August Second Sunday Jazz Affair - Sat Aug 13, 1:00pm-4:00pm, Olympian Plaza Reception Center​ 975 S Union Blvd

Admission: $5/member, $10/non-member. Enjoy a  mix of jazz standards, modern pop and funk, surf music, and original compositions from Jana Lee and the Hidden Agenda this Sunday. For more info, visit: Pikes Peak Jazz.

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Things to Do in Colorado Springs this Weekend (Aug 5-Aug 6)


​More rain is predicted for this weekend, but that won't put a damper on our Colorado Springs events! Get out early to enjoy classic cars, running in a 5K, or the latest in home design. Then head indoors for concerts and space celebrations, Have a good weekend!

Things to Do This Weekend

Ruaile Buaile - Sat Aug 5, 7:00pmStargazers Theatre & Event Center

Admission: $15-$20. Four-piece modern day trad/pop/folk group from Ireland that have gained an international following will be here one night at the Stargazers Theatre. For more info, visit: Stargazers Theatre.

Curiosity's 5th Birthday on Mars - Sat Aug 5, 10:00am-4:00pmSpace Foundation Discovery Center

Admission: Included in regular Discovery Center admission ($5-$10). It's been five years since Curiosity landed on Mars! Celebrate at the Space Foundation with a variety of rover-related activities. For more info, visit: Space Foundation.

First & Main First Saturday Car Show - Jaguar Club of Southern Colorado - Sat Aug 5, 8:00am-10:00amParking lot in front of Dick's Sporting Goods @ First & Main Town Center


Admission: Free. This weekend's car show is hosted by the Jaguar Club of Southern Colorado. Come see classic cars before this season wraps up! For more info, visit: First & Main Town Center.

Parade of Homes​ - Sat Aug 5 and Sun Aug 6, 10:00am-6:00pm, Greater​ Colorado Springs Area


Admission: $10/ticket. This year's Parade of Homes is in full swing. Grab your tickets and head out to see the latest in home design and architecual innovations. For more info, visit: Parade of Homes.

Sertoma HEARS 5K Walk & Run - Sat Aug 5 8:30am-11:00am, Bear Creek Regional Park

Admission: $25/adult, $15/military and children 12-17, Free under 17. This 5K benefits HEARS which provides free audiology services and hearing aids to those in need within El Paso County. Come out and race for a good cause. For more info, visit: HEARS 5K.

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Things to Do in Colorado Springs this Weekend (July 29-July 30)

July is going to go out with a bang as we have many music and food fests happening this weekend in Colorado Springs! Get out with the family or plan a date night. Enjoy your weekend! 

Things to Do This Weekend

Colorado Grown Family Fun Day - Sat July 29, 10:00am-2:00pmColorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Admission: Free. A family day at the museum where you can explor local Colordo history through food, demonstrations, art, crafts, gardening, and more! RSVP online. For more info, visit: Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum.

Art & Wine - Sat July 29, 2:00pm-3:00pmPPLD - Cheyenne Mountain Library


Admission: Free. Enjoy an artist talk and walk to G44 Gallery. After visiting the gallery, meetup at Sovereignty Wines for a tasting. For more info, visit: PPLD.

Blues Under the Bridge - Sat July 29, 1:30pm-10:00pm218 W Colorado Avenue


Admission: $50 general public. 91.5 KRCC brings us the 11th annual blues festival that is held under the Colorado Avenue bridge. Food and beverage vendors will be there serving up the best local fare for you to enjoy while listening to a variety of talent blues musicians. For more info, visit: Blues Under the Bridge.

The Movie Marathon That Shall Not Be Named - Sat July 29 and Sun July 30, times vary, Tim Gill Center for Public Media


Admission: $10/day, advance purchase online, $15/day at the door. Calling all witches, wizards, and muggles! Food trucks, local beer, door prizes, and all 8 Harry Potty movies will be shown over Saturday and Sunday. For more info, visit: Tim Gill Center.

Fiddles, Vittles, & Vino - Sun July 22, 3:00pm - 8:00pm, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site​ 30th Street & Gateway Road

Admission: $50/adult, $20/Children under 13. Sample food and wine while enjoy bluegrass music at Rock Ledge Ranch. For more info, visit: Fiddles, Vittles, & Vino.

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Things to Do in Colorado Springs this Weekend (July 22-July 23)

Only a few more weekends left before school starts. Take advantage of the sunny weather this weekend at these events around Colorado Springs and the surrounding area. 

Things to Do This Weekend

East Texas Blues with Jake Loggins, Lobo Loggins, & Scott McGill - Sat July 22, 7:00pmStargazers Theatre & Event Center

Admission: $10+. Lobo Loggins, Jake Loggins, an Scott McGill bring a night of east Texas blues to the Stargazers Theatre. With a local following this one-night event will be a hit.  For more info, visit: Stargazer Theatre.

Plant Walk at Bear Creek Nature Center - Sat July 22, 9:00amBear Creek Nature Center


Admission: $3/member, $4/non-memeber. If you're a plant enthusiast, then you'll want to check out this plant walk where you'll learn all about navtive plants on this 1 mile hike. For more info, visit: El Paso County Colorado.

Carnival & Craft Show​ - Sat July 22, 9:00amAga Park​ El Paso St. & Alabama Ave


Admission: 5 for $1. Christmas in July at this fun, family event in Fountain, Colorado. Start your holiday shopping and let the kids have fun with games and bounce houses. For more info, visit: Facebook Event.

2017 ROAR in the City - Sat July 22, 9:00am, Lincoln Center​ 2727 N. Cascade Ave


Admission: $50/person. 4th annual "Really Outrageous Adventure Race" is happening this weekend! Combining physical and mental activies, you and your team will work together through the course in downtown Colorado Springs. For more info, visit: Eventbrite.

Pikes Peak "N" Gineers - Sat July 22, 10:00am - 4:00 pm and Sun July 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm, Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center


Admission: Included with museum admission. Learn about trains and Colorado history at this traveling layout exhibition.  For more info, visit: Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center.

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