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Cheyenne Mountain Holiday Open House

COLORADO SPRINGS — Cheyenne Mountain State Park is hosting its annual Holiday Open House this Saturday, Dec. 3, from 1 to 4 p.m. The open house will kick off with a tree-lighting ceremony at 1 p.m., on the new patio located on the east side of the visitor center. Plans for the new patio include…

Manitou Incline Trail Reopening Celebration

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Join us for a reopening celebration on Friday, December 2 at 8:30 a.m. at the base of the Manitou Incline. Please park in the COG parking lot, 515 Ruxton Av, 80829. The Manitou Incline will be reopened to the public after closing for repairs the past three months. Phase 2 construction…

Veterans Day Parade in Colorado Springs

Several years ago, a small group of patriotic volunteers formed a nonprofit organization to host an annual Colorado Springs Veterans Day Parade to honor all veterans and to educate and inspire community awareness while paying tribute to the service and sacrifices all veterans have endured in the pursuit of freedom. In just this short time,…

Cheyenne Mountain State Park invites public to help celebrate birds of prey

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Cheyenne Mountain State Park, The Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo and the USAA Foundation invite the public to celebrate birds of prey. Raptors, or birds of prey play an important role in the ecology of our area. Cheyenne Mountain State Park is home to many different raptor species. On Sunday, Sept. 4, at 2 p.m., at the Prairie Skipper…

Rio Olympic Downtown Celebration

The Rio Olympic Downtown Celebration will celebrate the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games on Friday, August 5 from 5-10 p.m. downtown Colorado Springs. This celebration is a city-wide event that is FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and will feature live entertainment and food! Join four-time Olympic medalist Bruce Baumgartner in helping…

Military Music Show in Colorado Springs

The Colorado Military Taptoo will be held on August 27th at the Pikes Peak Center.  A truly larger-than-life, majestic spectacle & celebration of patriotism, music, massed pipes & drums, dancers, & displays of military, police, & civilian performance excellence.   Taptoos come from a centuries old military tradition. It all started when a Dutch commander…

Fort Carson Fourth of July on the 3rd

Fort Carson, CO –  Fort Carson will be holding its annual Fourth on the 3rd Fireworks display at Iron Horse Park.  No pets or glass containers allowed. There will be live music, rock wall, bounce houses, bungee trampoline, corn maze, food vendors and more.  This event is free and open to the public. Fireworks start…

Cheyenne Mountain State Park Features Artist Matthew White

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Matthew White set out to capture in his “Isolated Tranquility” series, and it is on display at Cheyenne Mountain State Park as part of the Art in the Park program. In his photographs, White isolates the composition of the subject to evoke feelings and emotions in the tranquility of the often…

2016 Armed Forces Week Concert

The United States Air Force Academy Band, in collaboration with the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance and the Veteran Artist Program, will be performing an Armed Forces Week Concert, “Our American Heroes”.  The evening will celebrate Armed Forces Day through the different mediums of art, while honoring some of the region’s top enlisted men and…

Pikes Peak Ringers to Perform Two Concerts

Pikes Peak Ringers, an auditioned community handbell choir in Colorado Springs, will present two identical concerts, ”That’s Got Style” on Friday, May 13 at 7:30 PM at St. Paul’s Methodist Church, 2111 Carlton Ave. and again on Sunday, May 15 at 3:00 pm at First Christian Church, on the corner of Platte and Cascade Ave.…