Best Things to do This Weekend in the Springs | May 22-26
MeadowGrass Music Festival, Territory Days & Military Appreciation at SkySox Baseball - No shortage of things to do this weekend in the Springs!
Military Appreciation @Sky Sox Baseball
May 22 | 6:30 PM
Security Service Field | 4385 Tutt Blvd
It's going to be a beautiful night in the Springs to watch the Sky Sox take on the Memphis Redbirds! It's also Military Appreciation Night and Craft Brew Thursday! Get a craft brew for $3. Tickets and info.
Sunset Wildlife Hike
May 23 | 6:30 PM
Fountain Creek Nature Center | 320 Peppergrass Lane
A park interpreter leads an evening walk through the Cattail Marsh Wildlife Area to enjoy the sights and sounds of spring. Be on the lookout for a beaver! Reservations required, 520-6745.
MeadowGrass Music Festival
LaForet Conference & Retreat Center | Black Forest
It's the Sixth Annual MeadowGrass Music Festival featuring over 20 bands, workshops, kids' activities and tasty foods and beverages! Headliners include Elephant Revival, The Mother Hips, and The Duhks. Tickets and info.
39th Annual Territory Days
May 24-25 | 10AM-7PM
Old Colorado City
The historic district on Colorado Avenue between 23rd Street and 27th Street will come alive with live music, food, fun and entertainment for the entire family. Now in its 39th year, Territory Days combines entertainment, exhibits, demonstrations, food and a large variety of craft booths. You'll find pony rides, kids play area, petting zoo, mechanical bull, toy train rides, gold panning, wild west gunfight re-enactments, live blacksmithing, period costumed characters, live birds of prey, native American dancers, quick draw competition, and two beer gardens with live music running all three days.
Grow With Us Annual Plant Sale | Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
May 24-26 | 9AM-6PM
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Road
The Plant Sale features over 250 varieties of resource-wise perennials, grasses, and herbs that perform well in the Pikes Peak region. The zoo's Horticulture Staff is on hand to answer gardening questions. Proceeds from the event go toward supporting the Horticulture Department. No Zoo admission is required to attend the plant sale.