Free Food at Overdrive Raceway’s Grand Opening

Overdrive Raceway is officially opening this weekend (though they’ve been partially open for awhile now), and will have free hot dogs and drinks in the parking lot on Saturday, August 27th, from 10 AM to midnight!  See more about their grand opening event on their website.


Free Symphony Tickets for Kids with Adult Ticket Purchase

Colorado Springs Philharmonic’s Free for Kids program is back for the 2016-2017 season!   They are offering a free ticket for children aged 7 to 17 with the purchase of an adult ticket!  You can get up to two free youth tickets per adult ticket purchase (must request in-person at the box office), and there […]


Free Museum Admission for Kids This Summer (History Colorado Center + More)

Kids aged 18 and under get free admission to various Colorado museums this summer!  Through Labor Day, kids will get in free to the following museums: History Colorado Center Byers-Evans House Museum El Pueblo History Museum Fort Garland Museum and Cultural Center Fort Vasquez Museum Healy House Museum and Dexter Cabin Trinidad History Museum It’s […]


Free Concerts at Gold Hill Mesa on Saturdays in August & September

The Gold Hill Mesa neighborhood will again have free concerts on Saturday evenings from August 13th through September 24th!  Concerts will be held on the green at 142 South Raven Mine Drive, and will take place from 4-8 PM.  Bring your own chairs and blankets, and a picnic if you want (I believe concessions are […]


Free Summer Sacklunch Serenades At City Auditorium

Colorado Springs City Auditorium is again doing Summer Sacklunch Serenades this year: watch a silent film, accompanied by the music of the Wurlitzer pipe organ at noon on Thursdays from May through September 1st.  You can bring your own lunch to this event. See the full schedule and get more info here – click on […]


Free Fountains And Splash Parks in Colorado Springs

The free splash parks and play fountains in Colorado Springs are open or will be opening soon!    Here’s the info: The Julie Penrose Fountain at America the Beautiful Park will open on May 28th and runs daily from 11 AM to 5:00 PM, with shortened hours starting in mid-August through the end of the season, […]


Free Car Shows at First & Main on Select Saturdays

First & Main Town Center has started their seventh annual season of free car shows on the first Saturday of the month!  The shows will be held from 8-10 AM on the first Saturday of the months through October.  Find out more information here.


Friday Night Fireworks & Discount Days for Sky Sox Baseball

Colorado Springs’ minor league baseball team, the Sky Sox, opens their 2016 season at home on April 16th and as usual, have many discount days and promotions going on all season long!  Here’s a list of the family-friendly special deals that they are offering for this season: Sundays (11 games) – hot dogs for $0.50 Mondays […]

Mesa Verde National Park

Free National Park Admission for 4th Graders and Their Families

If you have a fourth grader in your family, you can sign up for the Every Kid in a Park pass and the whole family gets free admission to all national parks for the whole year.  The fourth grader will need to complete an “adventure diary” in order get the pass, and be sure to […]