Thinking of doing a weekend getaway in Denver? Why not? It’s close and you often can find some good hotel deals. There are lots of FREE things to do in the Mile-High City, from art exhibits to walking tours. or visit the state capitol or U.S. Mint. To check them out, CLICK HERE.
If you haven’t visited one of Colorado Springs’ unique museums, the Money Museum of the National Numismatic Association, which offers FREE admission once a month. Doors of the museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., open at 10 a.m. that day. Explore the world of money for FREE on the third Saturday of each month. See rare and […]
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. Doors open at 10 a.m. There will be artist demonstrations at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The center is located at 30 W. Dale St.
As tourists return to the flat lands and snowbirds head south for the winter, Mueller State Park transforms into a winter refuge where you can hike, snowshoe and watch wildlife in solitude. Hiking goes on year round and once the snow arrives, lots of folks come out for winter sports including snowshoeing, skiing and sledding. […]
The FREE First Friday Shuttle Bus allows riders to visit Art Walk events throughout the Pikes Peak region, including Downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City, and Manitou Springs. First Friday Art Walks in Downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City, and Manitou Springs are FREE community events that take place on the first Friday of each […]
The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is proud to be part of First Friday Downtown. The event is FREE and open to the public from 5 to 7:30 p.m. (with occasional exceptions) on the First Friday of each month. The Deco Lounge is one of the coolest spaces in the building with an art deco […]
Southird (South Third Street Merchants Association of Victor) sponsors Victor’s 3rd on 3rd. The merchants on South Third Street will be open until 8 p.m. (and on the third day of every month). Merchants included are Sue’s Fortune Club, The Victor / Lowell Thomas Museum, The Victor Trading Co. & Manufacturing Works and Marigold Mercantile, all […]
It;s almost leaff-peeping time. Plan your weekend getaway to the mountains soon. So, if you’re traveling, you need a place to stay. Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado (BBIC) invites you to order the association’s full-color State Guide which includes B&B member inns throughout Colorado, information on each property including photographs, direct contact information and […]
El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center offer a full slate of events and activities for all ages all year round, including lots of,children’s programs . To locate them, get their schedules and fees, visit www.ElPasoCountyNatureCenters.com. El Paso County’s Fountain Creek Nature Center and Bear Creek Nature Center events and […]
Bishop’s Castle may seem like any other roadside attraction, except for the fact that from inception to construction, the entire structure is a one-man project. In 1969, Jim Bishop originally envisioned the land as home to a small family cottage near Wetmore. Once complete, it took on a life of its own. Rock after rock […]