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Inspiration for Mind and Soul at Local Speaker Series
Inspiration for Mind and Soul at Local Speaker Series
After listening to poet Richard Blanco speak, I want to run outside and embrace the moon. My mind is alive and my soul inspired. I...
ArtPop Brings Free, Unique Performances All Over Town
ArtPop Brings Free, Unique Performances All Over Town
October in Colorado Springs means it’s Arts Month, when our local artists and musicians shine alongside the beauty of the changing leaves. As part of...
Cocktails 101: How to Mix Your Own Craft Libations
Cocktails 101: How to Mix Your Own Craft Libations
So you don’t want to take off your sweatpants or deal with crowds—but you still want a great cocktail? Some Colorado Springs bartenders are making...
Honoring Fannie Mae Duncan
Honoring Fannie Mae Duncan
It’s been 100 years since Fannie Mae Duncan was born, and the centennial of the entrepreneurial businesswoman and social changemaker is being recognized in multiple...
How To Win The Emma  Crawford Coffin Races
How To Win The Emma Crawford Coffin Races
Manitou Springs hosts an annual morbid match inspired by a girl whose casket washed down Red Mountain in 1929 after years of erosion. The eponymous...
Monse’s Taste of El Salvador: Sweetly  Salvadoran
Monse’s Taste of El Salvador: Sweetly Salvadoran
Monse Hines stuffs her pupusas with some classic combinations: mozzarella cheese and black beans, for instance, or pinto beans and Pueblo chiles. But what really...
Where to Eat Out for Thanksgiving
Where to Eat Out for Thanksgiving
Take a Culinary Twist Edelweiss Whether you’re looking for a turkey feast or you’d rather chow down on wiener schnitzel, Edelweiss will serve a traditional...
Where to Eat, Shop, Play in Briargate
Where to Eat, Shop, Play in Briargate
Created in the 1980s and booming since the ’90s, Briargate has long drawn families looking for the newer suburban amenities of a master-planned community, as...
What To Do Thanksgiving Week
What To Do Thanksgiving Week
The holidays are officially here. While there’s likely to be feasting in your forecast, there’s so much more to do than stuffing yourself with stuffing....
Recipe: Butternut Squash Crostini
Recipe: Butternut Squash Crostini
This time of year “when the frost is on the punkin,” new dishes arise as the leaves fall. “My favorite aspect of autumn is the...
The Seasonal Spirit of Santa Fe
The Seasonal Spirit of Santa Fe
The air is crisp and cold as you step out into the Santa Fe evening. Strings of hanging lights add a romantic glow to the...
How To Propose a Toast
How To Propose a Toast
There inevitably comes a time when you’ll be having a family dinner, office party, wedding or simply a small gathering of friends at home. With...
36 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in Colorado Springs
36 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in Colorado Springs
Looking for something new to start a new holiday tradition? There’s no shortage of ways. Here’s a list of ways to fill up your calendar...
4 Coffee Hot Spots to Go Try Now
4 Coffee Hot Spots to Go Try Now
The local caffeine scene continues to thrive. Some of the latest coffee hot spots offer a little something for everyone, whether you’re carrying out a...
Ask a Bartender
Ask a Bartender
Where bartenders answer your questions on cocktails, bar etiquette or the mysteries of life—and give recipes for DIY holiday cocktails. Should you tell a bartender...
Waltz Away
Waltz Away
Stepping into a Broadmoor Waltz Club ball is like stepping back into history. Ladies in full-length formal gowns twirl under the chandeliers in the Grand...
Delicious Traditions: Tamales and Biscochitos for the Holidays
Delicious Traditions: Tamales and Biscochitos for the Holidays
I was in college the first time I realized that families might not eat the same thing as mine for Christmas dinner. As we sat...
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...
Peak Radar
Fa la la la laaa with Patrick Kochanasz & John Lawson
Buy the gift of original art this year! Join us December 15 for a day of demonstrations.
Call for Entries: Faces | Portraiture
Artists’ works for this call for entry must depict a portrait of another person or animal companion. 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.
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith: In the Footsteps of My Ancestors
Jaune Quick-to-See Smith is one of the U.S.’s finest indigenous talents and a late-career artist with extraordinary aesthetic, intellectual and curatorial achievements to her credit.
Veronika String Quartet
The award-winning classical quartet continues their impressive residency at the FAC with two concerts over the course of the season, featuring some of the finest...
Desert ArtLAB: Ecologies of Resistance
The exhibition Ecologies of Resistance illustrates the artistic process of the collaborative’s site-specific ecological installation in the high desert of Southern Colorado through the use...
Tish Lacy Reed
Colorado artist Tish Lacy Reed's newest collection of cold wax and encaustic work.
'Los Colores y Texturas de San Miguel de Allende'
A collection of work inspired by the light, colors, and textures of Mexico.
A Magical Cirque Christmas
Be transported to the golden age of entertainment by the mind-blowing talents, stunning costumes, comedy and more.
Empty Stocking Fund Skate Night
Skate the night away at Broadmoor World Arena while supporting a great cause!
The Supervillains
Come check out The Supervillains!
A Colorado Nutcracker
The Colorado Ballet Society and the Colorado Youth Ballet will present A Colorado Nutcracker at the Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts on December...
A Christmas Carol
This is a holiday treat for the entire family!
DOOZ DAY
Join us for DOOZ DAY with Doozy.
Face Vocal Band
Blending modern popular tunes with complex harmonies, brilliant beat-box rhythms and superb singing, Face takes their audience on a musical journey.
Learn To Skate USA Skatefest
Join us for free group ice skating lessons for skaters of all ages and skill levels (including adults) at Skate in the Park!