Museum Free Days at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center give access to the FAC’s general admission offerings to the widest possible audiences in the Pikes Peak region. Museum Free Days, as a part of the FAC’s other free and reduced-fee programs (such as special military discounts through the Blue Star Theatres and Blue Star […]
Military members and their families can take advantage of uncounted discounts through a terrific local Web site, http://springsbargains.com/military-discounts/ I mean, they offer discounts on everything from auto parts to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Get discounts on bikes, books, hair cuts, restaurants — you name it! The list is ever-changing, so check it often.
Learn lots about local history, biology and geology at events hosted at the Garden of the Gods, our amazing city park. The nature center programs there offer 1- to 2-hour programs, including nature hikes, lectures and classes. All are FREE bur preregistration is required by calling 219-0104 or by emailing email@example.com. There also are FREE […]
Mueller State Park is has a full calendar of programs designed for every month of the year. Guided hikes take you into the backcountry to see and enjoy wildflowers and wildlife in summer, snow sports in winter. Children’s programs help them discover nature. Learn a new hobby in archery, fly fishing or water color painting. Enjoy […]
It’s easy to keep kids entertained with local library programs, and they’re FREE. Between Penrose Library, East Library, Library 21c and all the branches, there are programs almost every day somewhere. The list is way too long to publish here …. so for all the kids’ programs at the library, go ONLINE.
It’s a city park that vies with national parks for stunning beauty. We’re talking, of course, about the Garden of the Gods. The Colorado Springs city park not only has acres of gorgeous and sometimes whimsical red sandstone formations, but also plenty of acreage for hiking and mountain biking. Take a ranger-guided tour if you […]
Colorado Parks and Wildlife encourages outdoor enthusiasts and recreationists get out and enjoy Colorado’s trails. Get outdoors and experience the unique panorama of Colorado while horseback riding, hiking, biking or off-highway vehicle riding on more than 30,000 miles of trails throughout the state.Accept the challenge to explore a nearby trail, learn a new outdoor skills, or […]
Looking for a fun way to spend a day? Take a ranger-guided tour at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument in Florissant. A variety of programs will be offered throughout the summer which includes ranger talks, guided walks, science demonstrations at an excavation site, a fossil discovery lab and much more. Call ahead for times and schedules. […]
Looking for an inexpensive day trip? Think about the town of Golden, just west of Denver. They have a dozen or more things to do that don’t cost a dime. Visit the Coors Brewery for a FREE tour and a sample or two. Take a FREE tour of the historic Boettcher mansion, view a buffalo herd,.or […]
Fall means fun at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Celebrate the changing seasons with yoga in the park, geocaching and family mystery hikes. Every Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9 a.m., enjoy Yoga in the Park at the Visitor Center. Beginners welcome. Occasionally, classes are moved or cancelled so call ahead at 576-2016 or go online to […]