Memorial Day Roller Skating Special at Skate City

Skate City will be having a special deal this Monday, May 29th: pay $6 admission and skate all day long, plus get a free hot dog and Pepsi.  If needed, skate rental is $2.50.  Check out participating locations on their Facebook event page.

Free Fountains And Splash Parks in Colorado Springs

The free splash parks and play fountains in Colorado Springs will be opening soon!    Here’s the info: The Julie Penrose Fountain at America the Beautiful Park will open on June 3rd and runs daily from 12-6 PM, with shortened hours starting in mid-August through the end of the season, which is Labor Day. The Uncle Wilbur Fountain […]

Elitch Gardens Discount Tickets Now Available at Focus on the Family Bookstore

Focus on the Family Bookstore again has discount tickets for Elitch Gardens this summer!  Check out the details on their Facebook post and compare to regular ticket prices here.  You must stop by the bookstore in person to purchase the tickets; it’s located at 8605 Explorer Drive. Don’t forget that the bookstore/welcome center is doing free […]

You-Pick Rhubarb Event Coming Up in Black Forest

Update: Due to the recent snow storm, the rhubarb harvest has been delayed – check their website to get the latest information. The Black Forest farm High Altitude Rhubarb will host their annual pick-your-own rhubarb event on June 3rd and 4th from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM both days.  I’m not sure how much it […]

New Sprouts Opening Soon; Discounts & Freebies on Opening Weekend

The new Sprouts at Powers and Barnes is about to open, and they will have some great specials on grand opening weekend! Their first day of business will be Wednesday, May 31st, and they’ll open at 7 AM.  Here are their giveaways and specials for opening day: The first 200 shoppers in line will receive 20 […]

Free Thursday Evening Concerts in Flying Horse

Concerts will be held in Angel Mist Park (13509 Silverton Road) in the Flying Horse neighborhood this summer, and concerts are free and open to the public.  The Flying Horse events page on Facebook has the dates and artists listed.

Free Friday Evening Concerts in Forest Lakes

The Forest Lakes neighborhood in Monument will host a free summer concert series that’s open to the public on the second and fourth Fridays in June and July.  Various food trucks will be offering food, and the concerts will be held next to the lake from 6-8 PM.  More info via their Facebook page.

Free “Step Into My Shoes” Events at Compassion

Compassion is bringing back their “Step Into My Shoes” events this summer at their headquarters: “Step into My Shoes” is a fast-paced fun, interactive three hour event that transports your family into the world of children growing up in developing countries. Hands-on activities like searching for water, firewood, building shelters will give your family a […]

Free Apple Summer Camps for Kids

Apple Stores will be doing their free summer camps for kids this year: Kids ages 8 to 12 can expand their digital creativity through hands-on projects with experts at Apple. Campers choose one of three tracks, then spend 90 minutes a day for three days at a local Apple Store immersed in the subject of […]

Free Children’s Orchestra Concert at Colorado College in June

There will be an orchestra concert designed for children at Colorado College during their Summer Music Festival!  The tale of Babar the Little Elephant will be presented by the orchestra, and the story will be narrated as well.  It takes place June 15th, and tickets are free but required.  Go here for information on the concert and […]

Free Friday Night Concerts at First & Main Town Center

First and Main Town Center will again have free concerts on Friday nights in June and July from 5-7 PM!  It will kick off on Friday, June 2nd, with Eddie Turner and the Trouble Twins.  Artists for the rest of the series are listed on the First and Main website. 🌤 Looking for more free things […]

Free Blues Concerts in Bancroft Park on Thursday Nights

The Pikes Peak Blues Association will again be doing free summer concerts on Thursdays, though with the construction at their normal venue of Bancroft Park, concerts will be held at Thorndale Park instead (Uintah and 24th St.)  You can see the full schedule of artists and get more info here.  As of this posting, the […]