Events & Entertainment


Free USAFA Band Concert at Pikes Peak Center

Tickets to a free Armed Forces Day concert by the USAFA Concert Band are available now! The concert is Tuesday, May 17th, at 7 PM at the Pikes Peak Center, and you can pick up tickets at the Pikes Peak Center or Broadmoor World Arena box offices now.


Free Children’s Day Event at Colorado College

Explore Japanese crafts and games at Colorado College this Saturday, May 7th, with a free community event at Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center.  It’s from 10 AM to 1 PM, and you can read about the activities they’ll be offering here.


Free Comic Book Day on Saturday

This Saturday, May 7th, is the annual Free Comic Book Day, and you can pick up a free comic book at participating locations while supplies last.  The Free Comic Book Day website lists five participating locations, and then the library is also participating at these locations and times.


Free Admission to Pueblo Zoo for Moms, Grandmas This Weekend

Moms and grandmas, when accompanied by their child, will receive free admission to the Pueblo Zoo this Friday and Saturday, May 7th and 8th.  They’re open from 9 AM to 5 PM.


Farmers Markets Start Very Soon – Complete Schedule Here

Farmers market season is just about to start in the Colorado Springs area.  Most markets open in late May or early June and run through late September or early October. This year, there are new markets at Shops at Briargate; and the Cordera, Meridian Ranch, and Banning Lewis Ranch neighborhoods.  There are markets nearly every day of […]


2 Free Performances of Seussical the Musical, Jr

There will be two free performances of Seussical the Musical, Jr. this month: On May 14th at 3 PM at Library 21C, and May 20th at 7 PM at Manitou Springs District Auditorium, Pikes Peak Regional Center Stage will be presenting Seussical the Musical, Jr. This free performance brings Dr. Seuss’s beloved characters to the stage and […]


Family Fun Day at Fountain Creek Nature Center on Saturday (Free for Military)

Fountain Creek Nature Center is hosting Family Fun Day this Saturday, May 7th, from 10 AM to 2 PM. It’s $5 per person, but if you’re active military, you can get in free when you show your ID!  They’ll have activities like geocaching, kite making, puppet shows, pond studies, and more.  You can read about […]


Free Compassion Experience Event

Compassion is hosting another Compassion Experience event in Colorado Springs.  From May 21st to 24th, you can attend this free (ticket required) event at the Radiant Church: This free event features an interactive journey through the true stories of children living in developing countries like the Philippines, Kenya, Uganda and the Dominican Republic. In over […]


Free Concerts This Month at Colorado College

Colorado College has a variety of free events that are open to the public each month, including concerts by both professional and student musicians.  (We went to see the USAFA wind ensemble last month and enjoyed it greatly!)  In May, you can attend a chamber orchestra concert, jazz concert, choral concert, and a performance of […]


Kids Bowl Free Program Now Started at The Summit

Some bowling alleys are getting a head start on the annual Kids Bowl Free Summer program!  Most centers don’t start offering the deal until late May, but The Summit Interquest started the deal on April 11th and King Pin starts on May 2nd. If you’re not familiar with Kids Bowl Free, it’s a program allows you to […]


$10 Off Royal Gorge Train Rides (Select Dates)

The Royal Gorge Route Railroad is offering $10 off tickets to their 12:30 PM weekday route from April 1st through May 26th: check out the details and the discount code on their Facebook page.


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 […]