5 Things You Should Definitely Do This Weekend in Colorado Springs | Aug. 8-11
Looking for things to do this weekend in the Springs? We've got you covered!
Rocky Mountain Rampage
It's Colorado's premier professional skateboarding event featuring vertical ramp, bowl and freestyle events. Rocky Mountain Rampage schedule of events.
Public Viewing Night at Star Light - Star Bright Observatory
Aug. 9 | beginning at 8:15pm
Star Light - Star Bright Observatory at Trailblazer Elementary School
You'll see stars... and planets and other celestial objects during public viewing night at the observatory. will be open to the public to view the evening sky. In the event of overcast skies the event will be canceled. Visitors shoul park in the Trailblazer Elementary School parking lot and walk around to the back of the school to find the observatory. Call 719-964-8327 for weather updates.
Old Colorado City Founders Day Celebration
Aug. 10 | 10:30am-2pm
Old Colorado City
Learn about life in Old Colorado City when it was founded 154 years ago. Take a walking tour of Old Colorado City, enjoy period music by the Frontier Army Band and other events. Old Colorado City Founders Day celebration information.
Fountain Creek Stomp
Aug. 10 | 10-11:30 am
Fountain Creek Nature Center
Bring your water shoes, sandals, or hip boots and be ready to get wet as you explore the waters in Fountain Creek. Perform an aquatic invertebrate survey, look for and identify fish, build a “beaver dam,” clean up the creek, and more. Reservations required.
8th Annual Bark at Briargate
Aug. 10 | 11am - 3pm
Promenande Shops at Briargate
It's all about dogs at the 8th Annual Bark at Briargate. Professional groomers, trainers, vets and other canine professionals will be on hand to answer all your questions. Events include a canine costume contest, skills competition and photo contest. Bark at Briargate events and information.