5 Things You Should Definitely Do This Weekend in Colorado Springs | Aug. 1-4
There's always something fun to do in Colorado Springs - the hard part is deciding WHAT to do! Here's some help!
Pictures on the Promenade & 10th Anniversary Celebration
Aug. 1 | 6 pm
The Promenade Shops at Briargate
Come early to celebrate the Promenade's 10th anniversary with games, ice cream, face painting, prizes and more. Stay for a showing of The Croods under the stars! Anniversary activities begin at 6 pm, the movie starts at 8:30.
The Sound of Music
August 2-4 | performance times vary
Colorado College Armstrong Theater
Enjoy a fully staged performance of the classic musical "The Sound of Music," presented by the Opera Theatere of the Rockies and Colorado College Vocal Arts Symposium. Jennifer DeDominici stars as Maria Von Trapp. Sound of Music tickets and performance times.
Gallery 113 Artists' Reception & First Friday
Aug. 2 | 5-8 pm
Gallery 113 on Tejon Street
Meet at Gallery 113 for complimentary snacks and beverages,l ive music and a chance to chat with resident artists. Then grab a free map for a self-guided tour of the fourteen other locations on the First Friday Downtown Art Walk. First Friday Art Walk information.
8th Annual Critterfest
Aug 3 | 9am - 4pm & Aug. 4 | 10am - 3pm
Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
See wolves up close with Rocky Mountain Wildlife Foundation, enjoy food and face painting and take advantage of the opportunity to give an animal a loving home. Standing Bear, founder of The Thelma and Flash Hedgehog Rescue will be on hand as will Miss Colorado State America. Four free admissions to the museum (to be used at a later date) if you adopt an animal. Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Boy Scout Night at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Boy Scouts and their families are invited for an evening of fun and adventure learning about animals and conservation. There's a cookout style dinner, guided tours, and lots of badge activities. Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Boy Scout Night information.