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Labor Day Balloon Lift Off

This years Labor Day Balloon Lift Off in Colorado Springs will have nearly 80 balloons filling our skies. The event takes place on September 4th to the 6th at Memorial Park at 5:30 am. Balloon s lift off at 7:00 am. This is a free event for the whole family. Bring your chairs, camera and…

Celebrate Colorado Day!

Celebrate Colorado Day!

Colorado Parks and Wildlife celebrates Colorado Day on the ​first Monday in August ​with free entrance into all state parks. ​ Colorado has 42 state parks you can visit on Colorado Day. Get out your hiking boots and venture out to explore Colorado’s state parks on Monday, August 2, 2021. Colorado State Park Map

El Paso County Fair Starts July 9th

El Paso County Fair Friday starts on July 9th at 7:00 pm. There will be rides, food and fun. Everyone loves a good carnival and what better way to celebrate than taking a ride (or 10) at the El Paso County Fair. HOURS:Friday, July 9: 7:00 pm -11:00 pmSaturday, July 10: 11:00 am -11 pmSunday,…

Ranch Home Backs to Open Space

Ranch Home Backs to Open Space

Great ranch home with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car garage plus 2 car detached garage with workshop. Courtesy of Liz Alexander, Pink Realty View more homes!

Thunder in the Valley Cruise & Car Show

Thunder in the Valley Cruise & Car Show

The annual Thunder in the Valley Cruise and Car Show will be in Fountain, Colorado on July 9th and 10th. Friday evening there will be a cruise. The car show will be on Saturday at Metcalf Park from 9 am to 2 pm. Enjoy the Classic Cars, food vendors and music. The Thunder in the…

Senior Property Tax Exemption 2021

El Paso County, Colorado – El Paso County Assessor Steve Schleiker has good news for local seniors: the senior citizen tax exemption was funded for the tax year 2021, payable in 2022. The Colorado Constitution allows property tax exemptions for the primary residence of qualifying senior citizens. For those who qualify, 50% of the first…

Military Appreciation Golf Tournament, July 11th

Meridian Ranch residents who are active-duty or retired military and their spouses are invited to join us on July 11th at 8:00 am for the 3rd Annual Meridian Ranch Military Appreciation Golf Tournament. The event is completely free as our way to honor you and features greens fees, a golf cart, coffee, donuts, lunch and more.…

Celebrate July 4th Festivities

Colorado Springs celebrates July 4th with Symphony on Your Porch. There will be no public access, and residents are encouraged to watch from their homes. Colorado Springs Banning Lewis Ranch The Broadmoor Cherokee Ridge Golf Course Garden of the Gods Resort and Club The Club at Flying Horse Patty Jewett Golf Course Several local radio…

Fort Carson Fireworks on July 2, 2021

Fort Carson will have fireworks as part of its Fort Carson Freedom Fest celebration on Friday, July 2 at Iron Horse Park. Freedom Fest is open to Department of Defense ID cardholders and their guests with a valid visitor pass. Entertainment will include a concert featuring Joe Nichols, with special guests Logan Mize, Johnny McGuire, Ashlee & The…

July 4th Pancake Breakfast in Security

The Security Fire Department is hosting its annual Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast in Security, Colorado at the Fire Station located at 400 Security Blvd. Firefighters cooking up a Fourth of July Breakfast This years event is on July 4, 2021starting at 6:00 am and runs through 11:00 am.  Fire Truck on displayCome and see…

Fountain Fall Festival 2021

Fountain Fall Festival 2021

The Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce is excited to have the Fountain Fall Festival & Parade returning on Labor Day, September 6th, 2021! Our theme this year is Dancing Through The Decades. Registration is now open for event vendors and sponsors. Please visit our website for full details and to reserve a booth. www.fountainvalleychamber.com

City of Fountain Curfew Hours

City of Fountain Curfew Hours

Kids will be out of school this week so we wanted to remind everyone of the City of Fountain curfew times and park hours. City of Fountain curfew information for those under 18 years old: Sunday – Thursday 10:00 PMFriday & Saturday 12:00 AM During curfew hours juveniles are not allowed to: be out walking…

Aga Splash Pad Opens on Friday

Aga Splash Pad opens on May 28, 2021 and is a great place to take the kids on a hot summer day. Aga Park and Splash Pad is located at 507 N El Paso St, Fountain, CO 80817 Aga Splash Pad

Let’s work together to keep our wildlife wild

Let’s work together to keep our wildlife wild

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Colorado Parks and Wildlife is the agency tasked with managing wildlife for the state of Colorado and for future generations. The agency often hears from citizens who want to “help” wildlife, however helping means keeping “hands off.” By allowing our wildlife to retain their natural, healthy wild instincts, we show our respect for their wild…

Widefield Movies at The Park 2021

Widefield Movies at The Park 2021

Widefield Parks and Recreation is announcing their Summer Lineup of Movies on the Field for 2021. Movies will be on Friday’s and Date Night Movies on Thursday. Food trucks are available during the movie. Their will be designated area for family groups. Check our Event Calendar for movie dates and times and events in the…

Schriever Conducts Training, Loud Noises Expected

Schriever Conducts Training, Loud Noises Expected

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. — The 50th Civil Engineer Squadron at Schriever Air Force Base is scheduled to conduct tactical convoy operations training tomorrow, March 18, on the southeast portion of the base. The operations will include several training aids that may produce loud noises in the surrounding areas between noon and 4 p.m.…