The meadows of Mueller State Park soon will be welcoming newborn wildlife and wildflowers and the campground and trails are welcoming visitors. Park staff is ready for them all with a calendar of events in June that includes nature talks, scenic hikes, special events and more. Hiking is the most popular activity at Mueller. Rated […]
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.
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 […]
With so many activities and open spaces, Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds outdoor enthusiasts that our wealth of outdoor activities also come with responsibilities. Here are some rules and tips for safely enjoying our state this summer. Boating Requirements and Safety: In Colorado, anyone operating a motorboat, including a personal watercraft or sailboat, must be […]
Select bowling centers and schools around the country are participating in the first ever Kids Bowl Free program. This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer. Children whose age does not exceed a limit by […]
America’s Mountain will implement a temporary complimentary shuttle service from May 31-Sept. 15 to transport visitors to the summit. The shuttle is being launched due to an anticipated record-setting number of visitors combined with limited parking capacity in the summit lot, due to construction of the new Pikes Peak Summit Complex. The complimentary service budgeted […]
The Scientific & Cultural Facilities District is a voter-approved special district in the seven-county Denver metro area that provides a stable source of supplemental funding to more than 300 scientific and cultural organizations inside the district’s boundaries. Each year, this allows the Denver Museum of Nature & Science to offer FREE days to the public. […]
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.
If you love local history, or want to know more about it, check out the Windows into History Tours at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, at 1 p.;m. every Tuesday, 11 a.m. every Friday and noon and 1 p.m. on Saturdays. Tours are FREE but you need to RSVP to make sure a tour guide […]