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Local Comedy: A Comic Goes Into Colorado Springs…
Local Comedy: A Comic Goes Into Colorado Springs…
It’s 7 o’clock on a Friday, the regular crowd has shuffled in—and they’re killing themselves laughing. This is Loonees Comedy Corner on North Academy, Colorado...
Theatreworks: The Interviews
Theatreworks: The Interviews
Theatreworks has gone through a lot in the last few years. In 2017, founder and artistic director Murray Ross, 74, died unexpectedly after more than...
Recipe: Red Chile Pork Tamales
Recipe: Red Chile Pork Tamales
You read about our family’s Delicious Traditions for the holidays. Now here’s how to make your own authentic tamales from scratch. Start to finish: 3-4...
Art-O-Mat Dispenses Creativity
Art-O-Mat Dispenses Creativity
I stand in front of the Art-o-mat at Ivywild School, surveying the tiny artwork for sale from this vending machine for only $5 each. Do...
Q&A: Idris Goodwin and American Prom
Q&A: Idris Goodwin and American Prom
Idris Goodwin may have physically left Colorado Springs last year to take up residence in Louisville, Kentucky, but the influence of the award-winning playwright, poet,...
Your Best of Colorado Springs Bucket List Events
Your Best of Colorado Springs Bucket List Events
Maybe you’ve lived here for years. Maybe you’re a newcomer to Colorado Springs. Maybe you go every year to (fill in the blank for your...
Tea Time in Colorado Springs
Tea Time in Colorado Springs
The midafternoon slump hit hard on my first day back in the office after a recent trip to England. “I really want some tea and...
Amazing Barrel-Aged Beers
Amazing Barrel-Aged Beers
Brewers today are creative artists always looking for ways to enhance the beers they produce. And aging beer in wine, whiskey or rum barrels has...
Champion Barista Sam Neely Talks Competitive Coffee
Champion Barista Sam Neely Talks Competitive Coffee
As the youngest ever competitor at the U.S. Barista Championship, Sam Neely, then 18, placed sixth among 36 finalists this year. We chatted with the...
Q&A: Gregory Alan Isakov Gets Universally Personal
Q&A: Gregory Alan Isakov Gets Universally Personal
Boulder-based folk musician Gregory Alan Isakov has been crafting his warm sepia songs since 2003, in between summer seasons spent as a working full-time farmer...
Neon Alley Lights Up Pueblo
Neon Alley Lights Up Pueblo
Off South Union Avenue in Pueblo’s Downtown Historic District, the alluring glow of Neon Alley illuminates the eyes and hearts of awed onlookers. The collection...
4 Fun Dates in Colorado Springs
4 Fun Dates in Colorado Springs
So you want to make an impression on someone special? Get to know a new interest but keep it casual? Find some new fun with...
4 Fun Dates in Colorado Springs
4 Fun Dates in Colorado Springs
So you want to make an impression on someone special? Get to know a new interest but keep it casual? Find some new fun with...
How to Do Date Night in Colorado Springs
How to Do Date Night in Colorado Springs
Looking for new ways to make an impression on someone special, kindle (or rekindle) a romance or just get out on the town? We’ve got...
How to Do Date Night in Colorado Springs
How to Do Date Night in Colorado Springs
Looking for new ways to make an impression on someone special, kindle (or rekindle) a romance or just get out on the town? We’ve got...
Recipe: Vegan Peppered Pinto Beans
Recipe: Vegan Peppered Pinto Beans
Meal prepping is a thing, and local vegan instructor JL Fields makes it easy with her latest book, Vegan Meal Prep. Read about the book...
Unique Slopeside Eats
Unique Slopeside Eats
Not much beats a bluebird day on the slopes but shredding the pow can make your stomach howl. Who wants to head all the way...
Cozy Hideaways in Colorado Springs
Cozy Hideaways in Colorado Springs
The cold closet of wintertime doesn’t mean you have to hibernate. Whether you’re looking for a romantic date or unique girls’ night out, try one...
Winter Wonderland: Dillon Ice Castles
Winter Wonderland: Dillon Ice Castles
Don’t want to break your bank or leg skiing? There’s another wintery way to dazzle the whole family: Step inside the Dillon Ice Castles. Back...
Sasquatch Cookies: No Hoax
Sasquatch Cookies: No Hoax
Reported Sasquatch sightings around Pike National Forest date back to the 1800s. A Bigfoot crossing sign is posted along Pikes Peak Highway, and a wooden...
Peak Radar
Okilly Dokilly
Okilly Dokilly with Playboy Manbaby.
Call for Entries: Drip, Dribble, Splash | Works Inspired By Abstraction
Artists' works for this call for entries can exemplify any abstract technique. All media will be considered.
Art of the Southwest: 1840s to Present
This exhibition explores individual stylistic movements, artists, and topics such as colonial encounters, art markets, and creative innovation, among other subjects.
Nora Naranjo Morse: Gathering Ground
Presenting sculpture from distinct bodies of work, this exhibition considers the persistent themes of Morse’s artistic exploration of ever-expanding media, from Native clay to street...
Scenes from Life: Drawings by Bernard Arnest
The most ambitious project of his career, "Scenes from Life," is a series of 51 large drawings that encapsulated his reactions to a world that...
Virgil Ortiz: The ReVOlution Continues
For almost two decades, Virgil Ortiz has told the story of the 1680 Pueblo Revolt through his artwork, contemporizing the central characters as sci-fi superheroes...
TIME: Biannual UCCS Visual Art Faculty Exhibition
The biannual UCCS Visual Art faculty Exhibition.
O Beautiful! Shifting Landscapes of the Pikes Peak Region
A century after the founding of the Broadmoor Art Academy, we celebrate the ingenuity of the artists and patrons who helped to shape the Colorado...
City Center Series: Urbanism Goes to the Movies
An evening of short films from the New Urbanism Film Fest, exploring how people and places around the world are building more resilient communities, followed...
Live Music at Front Range BBQ
Come see a live performer while enjoying our happy hour specials!
'Home'
A collection of photographs and artwork typifying the concept of "home."
'Gadzook!'
The centuries-old practice of letterpress printing has been invigorated — and in many cases reinvented — by contemporary artists.
P.S. I Love You: A Portrait of Miss Elsie Palmer
To fete the return of our beloved Miss Elsie Palmer, the Fine Arts Center has organized an exhibition that represents Elsie’s domestic life and surroundings...
Word Art - Art Inspired by Text
Cottonwood is thrilled to announce a juried show for February, composed of artists of all mediums, coming from within Cottonwood and from across the region....
Drip, Dribble, Splash
Works Inspired by Abstraction
'Floating Through the West' by Patrick Kochnasz
Come enjoy delightful pastel landscapes with an unusual compositional treatment by Patrick Kochanasz.