Fountain Co Events

Fairview Cemetery Tour in Fountain

Fountain, CO: The Friends of Fountain Fairview Cemetery Benevolent Society (FFFC) announces its fifth annual Historic Cemetery Tour on Oct. 1, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at Fairview Cemetery, 757 South Santa Fe Ave., Fountain, Colo. This one-day, volunteer-driven event is held to raise funds to preserve, conserve, and protect historic graves dating…

Fireworks Banned in Fountain

The Fountain Fire Chief has banned fireworks in the City of Fountain effectively immediately and until further notice. Any person caught violating a fire restriction shall be arrested and face a fine up to $1,000 and/or 90 days in jail. Fireworks are illegal, also there will be no open or prescribed burining, no bonfires or recreational fires allowed. …

Main Street Blast Dance in Fountain

The Fountain Downtown Events Association will host its annual Main Street Blast Dance in front of City Hall from 5 pm to 10 pm on the Fourth of July.  There will be music by Phat Daddy, fun activities for the kids, live show from the Gold Canyon Gunfighters, fashion show and perfromances throughout the evening. …

43rd Annual Fountain Fall Festival

This years Fountain Fall Festival theme will be, “The Fabrics of Freedom”.  This years parade route will have some changes and more information will soon be available.  Contact the Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce office if you want to participate in the parade or for more information on booths  andevents at Metcalfe Park by calling 719-382-3190.

City of Fountain 2012 Clean Up Weeks

The City of Fountain will have Clean-Up Week starting April 30th through May 9th, 2012. Please do not put items out more than 24-hours prior to your scheduled day for pick-up. Any items left at or along the curbside, which are not intended for removal by the City, must be clearly marked. All items must…

Fountain Valley Toastmasters Open House

The Fountain Valley Toastmasters Club would like to invite you to their Open House on February 23rd at the Fountain Public Library. Toastmasters International is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving its members’ public speaking and leadership skills. During regularly held club meetings, members practice giving speeches, give feedback on speeches, or perform other meeting…

Wildlife Drawing with Mr. Rick and Nature Hike

Draw your favorite animals, step by step with Mr. Rich at the Fountain Creek Nature Center, then teach others how to draw them too!  Rick Flores is a cartoon artist and volunteer at the Fountain Creek Nature Center.  Afterwards,  take a fox walk with the Fountain Creek Nature Center staff to look for animal homes…

Winter Night Sky for Beginners

The Fountain Creek Nature Center will be having a beginner class on making a star chart and finding location s of stars and other night sky object during an indoor presentation.  Afterwards, go for a walk to locate stars and constellations visible in the winter sky. Bring a small flashlight, binoculars and dress warmly. Date:…

Waterfowl Identification Field Trip at Nature Center

Waterfowl species numbers are often highest in the winter in El Paso County.  Join a naturalist at the Fountain Creek Nature Center on a field trip to several locations to learn what dabblers and divers are around and what field marks are used to identify them.  Bring binoculars or spotting scope if you have them.…

Harvest Moon Dance in Fountain

The Harvest Moon Dance, Haunted House and Trick or Treat Street will start at 4:00 pm on October 15, 2011.  The Harvest Moon Dance, Haunted House and Trick or Treat Street Walk will take place at the City Hall Plaza at 116 S. Main Street in Fountain, Colorado.  There will be food, music, contest and…