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An Insider’s Guide to First Fridays
An Insider’s Guide to First Fridays
Looking for an opportunity to explore the local art scene? First Friday is the perfect start to each month: a night of art shows, performances...
Wine Festival of Colorado Springs: Toast to French Wines
Wine Festival of Colorado Springs: Toast to French Wines
While a wine tour of Southern France may sound like a once-in-a-lifetime vacation, there’s no need to jump on a plane when you can taste...
Wine Festival of Colorado Springs: Toast to French Wines
Wine Festival of Colorado Springs: Toast to French Wines
While a wine tour of Southern France may sound like a once-in-a-lifetime vacation, there’s no need to jump on a plane when you can taste...
Peak Arts Prize Debuts
Peak Arts Prize Debuts
Seven local artists and arts organizations have a chance to win big this March. The Peak Arts Prize is a new grant contest that supports...
Trivia Night in the Springs
Trivia Night in the Springs
Everyone has a friend (or two) who knows the artist and name of every song, the name of obscure historical figures and why they’re important,...
Beer Madness 2018: The Winner!
Beer Madness 2018: The Winner!
We Have a Champion You’ve chosen your championship! And the winner of Springs Beer Madness 2018 sponsored by Colorado Springs Sky Sox Baseball is …...
Fannie Mae Duncan’s Cotton Club: Improvisation and Integration
Fannie Mae Duncan’s Cotton Club: Improvisation and Integration
Everybody welcome. The sign in the window proclaimed it. And during the 1950s and ’60s, the Cotton Club was “the one place where blacks and...
Delicious Dishes to Go. Eat. Now.
Delicious Dishes to Go. Eat. Now.
by Craig Anderson, Frank Frey, Warren Epstein, Steven Hayward, Jeremy Jones, T.D. Mobley-Martinez, Micah Redfield, John Sawyer, Meagan Thomas What’s your favorite meal in town?...
Ramen, A Love Letter
Ramen, A Love Letter
Things were so simple, so instant, when we first met. I’d pull you out of a plastic package, sprinkle on the salty seasoning and eat...
New Breweries in Colorado Springs
New Breweries in Colorado Springs
The end of 2017 was dry in Colorado Springs, with no breweries opening after Goat Patch Brewing opened its doors in July. But pints have...
Floyd D. Tunson Is Not Done Yet
Floyd D. Tunson Is Not Done Yet
At 42-feet wide, Untitled 147 goes and goes and goes. Order nips at the heels of chaos as color and form swoop and drip, chug...
Southern Exposure at Cheyenne Mountain
Southern Exposure at Cheyenne Mountain
Olde World Bagel & Deli Stay in your warm bed a little longer; then kick-start your chasing-the-sun mini adventure with Olde World Bagel & Deli’s...
Popping the Question: Pro Tips for Photographing Your Proposal
Popping the Question: Pro Tips for Photographing Your Proposal
When it comes to popping the question, seasoned Springs wedding and engagement photographers Allison Daniell, of Stellar Propeller Studio, and Adonye Jaja have seen it...
New Restaurants on the Block
New Restaurants on the Block
Colorado Craft Tejon Street Social Having transformed the former longtime home of The Ritz Grill, Colorado Craft Tejon Street Social conscientiously boasts a variety of...
Colorado Vegan Springs
Colorado Vegan Springs
There’s a wave of vegan restaurants opening in Colorado. No, not in Boulder. Nope, not Denver either. Colorado Springs is going vegan. OK, not exactly,...
Fun and Games
Fun and Games
Overdrive Raceway The Scene: Fuel your Indy car dreams at the nation’s first two-story, indoor, electric go-kart track. Kids and adults (13 years, 56 inches...
MeadowGrass Celebrates 10 Years
MeadowGrass Celebrates 10 Years
In May 2009, around 300 music lovers gathered under the ponderosa pines at La Foret Conference Center in Black Forest for the first MeadowGrass Music...
How to Celebrate the Kentucky Derby in Colorado Springs
How to Celebrate the Kentucky Derby in Colorado Springs
The Kentucky Derby isn’t just an event celebrated east of the Mississippi. The 140 years of genteel traditions surrounding the Run for the Roses have...
The Art of Haiti
The Art of Haiti
Against a backdrop of colonization, slavery, the world’s only successful slave rebellion, and an arduous journey of self-government, Haitian artists have sought to define their...
Craft Spirits: Drink Yellow Snow
Craft Spirits: Drink Yellow Snow
There’s a new kind of craft spirit on the way. A rarity as a local wine producer, Evergood Elixirs is coloring outside the lines of...