Only 2 more weekends until Christmas! There are so many events happening in Colorado Springs this weekend, it was difficult to choose 5 to highlight. With the warming weekend weather, spend some time outdoors at Cheyenne Mountain State Park, strolling around Old Colorado City, or touring historic homes in Downtown Colorado Springs. Add some holiday music to your Saturday with the Flying W Wranglers, and donate some of your time on Sunday building bikes for kids to make their Christmas brighter! Whatever may be on your calendar, make sure to enjoy this holiday season.
Holiday Open House - Sat Dec 9, 9:00am-2pm, Cheyenne Mountain State Park 410 JL Ranch Heights
Admission: Free - see event for more details. Visit Cheyenne Mountain State park for a day of free family activities including yoga, park talks, fire safety, face painting, and more! For more info, visit: Colorado Parks & Wildlife.
Old North End Holiday Home Tour - Sat Dec 9, 10:00am-4:00pm, Old North End Holiday Home Tour 1823 North Cascade Avenue
Admission: $25. Take a tour of 4 historic Old North End homes! This is an annual event that gives you a access inside some of the most distinctive architecture in town. For more info, visit: the Colorado Springs Holiday Home Tour.
Nightmare Before Christmas - Sat Dec 9, 10:00am/1:00pm/3:00pm, Old Colorado City
Admission: Free. Nightmare Before Christmas, the movie that spans both the Halloween and Christmas holidays, will be shown at this all-day movie marathon at the Old Colorado City Library. Movie characters and Santa will be walking around Old Colorado City for photos. For more info, visit: Old Colorado City.
Flying W Wranglers Holiday Show - Sat Dec 9, 7:00pm, Stargazers Theatre & Event Center
Admission: $15-$20 + ticketing fee. The much-loved Flying W Wranglers are performing their holiday show at the Stargazers. Enjoy western swing, country, and gospel tunes that are sure to put you in a festive mood. For more info, visit: Stargazers Theatre.
Holiday Bike Build for Kids - Sat Dec 10, 11:00am-1:00pm, Oskar Blues Grill & Brew 118 N. Tejon St.
Admission: Free. Volunteer for a couple hours this Sunday at Oskar blues Grill & Brew to help build bicycles for 1st and 2nd graders at West Elementary School! All volunteers will receive free food and one beer. For more info, visit: Facebook event page.