By Jennifer Boylan on Friday, 25 November 2016
Category: General News

Things to Do This Weekend (Nov 26, 27) in Colorado Springs

Thanksgiving Wetland Wildlife Walk - Sat Nov 26, 9:30 - 11:00am, Fountain Creek Nature Center, 320 Peppergrass Lane

Admission: $4. That second helping seemed like a good idea at the time, but we all know you are regretting it. Get outside and learn a little about the native plants and animals at the Fountain Creek Nature Center. For more information: Fountain Creek Nature Center

Colorado College Hockey vs US Air Force Academy - Sat Nov 26, 6:00 pm, Broadmoor World Arena 3185 Venetucci Blvd

Admission: $Various. Here is your chance to root for two hometown teams. Whether you are a CC Hockey fan, or root for the Blue and Silver, this should be a great game. Chuck-a-puck and tshirt sales benefit the Empty Stocking Fund. For more information visit the Broadmoor World Arena

The Nutcracker, Fri Nov 25 - Sun Nov 27th, 2:00 pm and 7:00pm, Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts

Admission: Various. The Oklahoma City Ballet and the Colorado Springs Children's Chorale join together with student dances from the Pikes Peak region for this holiday classic. Make this an annual event with your family for the holidays.  For more information: Pikes Peak Center.

Under $100 Holiday Art and Gifts Sale, Sat Nov 19, 10 am - 5 pm, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave

Admission: Free. You don't have to spend a lot of money to get some great gifts for the holidays, and this art and gift sale proves it. With 30+ open studios featuring giveaways and prizes, pottery, textiles, jewelry, accessories, and more you can find that perfect gift. For more information check out their Facebook Page.

Chamber Singers of the Colorado Springs Chorale, Sun Nov 27 7:00pm, First Christian Church, 16 E. Platte Ave

Admission: Free-will offering. Nothing gets you in the mood more for the holiday than singing some Christmas carols. This first Sunday of Advent tradition will feature holiday favorites from Messiah and Hallelujah Chorus. More information: First Christian Church.