5 Things You Should Definitely Do This Labor Day Weekend in Colorado Springs | Aug. 30 - Sept. 2
It's Labor Day Weekend and that means summer is officially over. Fortunately the fun of living in the Springs isn't!
37th Annual Colorado Balloon Classic
Aug. 31 - Sept. 2
Memorial Park |
This Labor Day Weekend the skies over Colorado Springs will be filled with colorful hot air balloons released Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings, with a Balloon Glo® scheduled for Saturday and Sunday evenings. Colorado's largest hot air balloon event also includes live entertainment and food and souvenir vendors. Parking is free. Balloon Classic schedule of events.
End of Summer Round Up
Aug. 31 | 3-6PM
Iron Horse Park | Fort Carson
Fireworks, live music, Wild West photos and family events. Free and open to the public.
Tri-Lakes Music Festival
Aug. 31 | beginning at 10AM
Lake of the Rockies Campground | Monument
Southern Rock legend Charlie Daniels headlines the inaugural Tri-Lakes Music Festival. Gates open at 10 am for the all-day event, with music beginning at 11am. The Flying W Wranglers will open for Charlie Daniels and his band who will wrap up the festivities in the early evening.
Native American Day
Aug. 31 | 11AM - 3PM
Dinosaur Resource Center | 201 S. Fairview Street | Woodland Park
The Seven Falls Indian Dancers will perform Native American dancing at 1pm and 2:30pm on the front plaza at the Dinosaur Resource Center. Native American art, jewelry and crafts will be displayed. See some wolves up close with Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation and enjoy some good food. Event details.
UCCS Women's Soccer v. South Dakota
Sept. 1 | 11AM
Mountain Lion Stadium | 5025 N. Nevada
University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's soccer, picked in the pre-season to make it to the RMAC post-season tournament, hosts South Dakota in an exhibition game at Mountain Lion Stadium. Tickets and information.