Things to do in Colorado Springs this weekend April 8-10, 2016
Improv at the Loft
April 8, 2016
Are you ready for some improv Colorado? The Stick Horses in Pants have partnered with The Loft to present a live improv comedy show! We're family friendly and use audience suggestions to create everything on-the-spot, just like the show Who's Line Is it Anyway. Learn more about the Stick Horses at www.thestickhorses.com
April 8 - April 13, 2016
Every April USA Shooting hosts approximately 500 junior shooting athletes competing in three tournaments. These athletes are competing for National Championship status and the competitions serve to appoint individuals to USA Shooting's National Junior Teams, as well as various World Cup and Championship Teams throughout the year.
Individual Dates & Times: *
Apr 8, 2016: 10 am - 4 pm (Fri)
Apr 9, 2016: 11 am - 3 pm (Sat)
Apr 10, 2016: 8 am - 2 pm (Sun)
Apr 11, 2016: 8 am - 7 pm (Mon)
Apr 12, 2016: 8 am - 7 pm (Tue)
Apr 13, 2016: 8 am - 7 pm (Wed)
'Cosi fan tutte' by W. A. Mozart
April 9 - April 10, 2016
Opera Theatre of the Rockies is pleased to announce a special collaboration with the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs to co-present Mozart’s rousing opera buffa, Così fan tutte on April 9 & 10, 2016 in Colorado Springs. The performance will be a staged concert version with costumes, props and supertitles.
Switchbacks FC vs Arizona United
April 9, 2016
The Colorado Springs Switchbacks will be playing Arizona United in their home opener of the 2016 USL season
April 9, 2016
Join Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum Director, Matt Mayberry, for an enlightening history of coal mining in Colorado Springs. This largely forgotten industry has had a lasting impact on the community’s growth.
Reservations Required – Call (719) 385-5990 or visit www.cspm.org
Military Father Daughter Ball
April 9, 2016
Enjoy an enchanted evening where all little princesses, ages 2 – 18, get to be the belle of the ball as they dance the night away with their knight in shining armor during the YMCA’s annual Military Father Daughter Ball, Sat. Apr. 9, 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
All little princesses can enjoy magical music, donning their prettiest party dress, a light plated dinner, carriage rides, a Princess Makeup Session, Father Daughter Pictures and twirling across the dance floor with Dad.
Doors open with Carriage Rides at 4 p.m. with a Princess Makeup Session and Father Daughter Pictures from 4 – 5:20 p.m.
Mess Dress or Class A attire is required for Active Military and Business attire for Retirees and DoD civilians. For information on special room rates, contact DoubleTree by Hilton directly at 719.576.8900.
Note: Must be active duty, retired, veteran or DoD civilian in order to participate. Bring a copy of your paid receipt with a military ID.
For more information, contact: Military Outreach Director, Drew Aquino at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Space Foundation Yuri's Night
April 10, 2016
The Space Foundation joins the global celebration of Yuri's Night and kicks off Space Symposium week with activities that recognize U.S. history in space and the anniversary of the Space Shuttle program. Yuri's Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of April 12, 1961, the day of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first manned spaceflight, and April 12, 1981, the inaugural launch of NASA's Space Shuttle. Join us at the Space Foundation Discovery Center as we celebrate humanity's past, present, and future in space.
24K, 12K trail run
Apr 10, 2016