By Jennifer Boylan on Friday, 04 August 2017
Category: General News

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

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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

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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.