Colorado Springs Free Summer Events & Activities

There’s lots of free and cheap things to do in Colorado Springs this summer!  Here’s information on free concerts, free movies, free museum admission, and more for summer 2017.  Be sure to sign up for our email list for the latest information.


Free & Cheap Bowling


Free & Cheap Summer Movies

Note: The Cinemark theaters in Colorado Springs are not participating in the Cinemark $1 movies (Summer Movie Clubhouse) for summer 2017.

Also, the Promenade Shops at Briargate will not being hosting free outdoor movies this summer.


Free Concerts


Other Free Events

Free Museums & Tours

There are many free and inexpensive museums in the Colorado Springs area.  Here’s a list of museums, and more detailed information about others in the links below.

El Pomar Carriage Museum: always free
Black Forest Log School Museum: always free (open select days)
Colorado Springs Fire Museum: always free
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum: always free
Air Force Academy: always free
Patsy’s Candy: free tours
Peterson Air and Space Museum: always free
Tours of Dion’s Pizza
More free admission days to Colorado museums (updated monthly)

More Free Stuff & Discounts

Sky Sox promotions schedule
Coupons for Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Free splash parks and fountains

Free summer reading programs
Free workshops, classes, and storytimes for kids

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More Things To Do In and Around Colorado Springs

Manitou Springs Penny Arcade
Bear Creek Nature Center
Fountain Creek Nature Center
Space Foundation Discovery Center
Western Museum of Mining and Industry
Buell Children’s Museum (in Pueblo)


Hiking Trails & Parks


Freebies for Military

Free admission to national parks for active duty military
Free admission to hundreds of museums for active duty military
Colorado Springs military discounts

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Travel Colorado On A Budget

Staycation/vacation on a budget in Denver
Staycation/vacation on a budget in Colorado Springs
Staycation/vacation on a budget in Durango and Pagosa Springs
South Park City Historic Town


Summer Dining Deals

Check the Restaurants category for more up-to-the-minute restaurant deals and coupons, and be sure to visit our Kids Eat Free page!

Check out our Events Page for even more things to do!  And, be sure to sign up for our email list for the latest information.