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Give the Gift of Experience
Give the Gift of Experience
Know that person who’s just so hard to buy for? Want to create memories that will last much longer than another sweater? This is the...
Hot Plates: 10 New Restaurants, Breweries and Distilleries in Colorado Springs
Hot Plates: 10 New Restaurants, Breweries and Distilleries in Colorado Springs
Looking for a new restaurant, brewery or distillery? Colorado Springs just keeps adding  them. Here are notes on 10 new happenings in the dining scene....
Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Colorado Springs
Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Colorado Springs
Say goodbye to the teens and hello to the ’20s. There’s no shortage of New Year’s Eve parties in Colorado Springs celebrating the entry into...
Colorado Springs Restaurants Open on Christmas
Colorado Springs Restaurants Open on Christmas
UPDATED 12/24. Who says you have to do all the cooking and cleaning on Christmas? Here’s a list of local restaurants and bars with open...
Front Range Hot Spot Jax Fish House Hits the Springs
Front Range Hot Spot Jax Fish House Hits the Springs
Boulder-based restaurateur Dave Query had been fishing around Colorado Springs nearly 20 years for a sixth location of his iconic seafood house. When he discovered...
The Man Behind the Maps: Ski Artist James Niehues
The Man Behind the Maps: Ski Artist James Niehues
If you ski or snowboard, then it’s most likely that James Niehues has been your guide. Over the course of nearly three decades, Niehues has...
Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar Opens in Colorado Springs
Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar Opens in Colorado Springs
Call it a mix of selfish motivation and insightful business sense. Back in 1994, Boulder restaurateur Dave Query wanted to eat some oysters. “There wasn’t...
30 Bucket List Events in Colorado Springs for 2020
30 Bucket List Events in Colorado Springs for 2020
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...
Humor: Turned On to Turntables
Humor: Turned On to Turntables
It began with a simple question from my son. “Dude,” he said. “Do we have a turntable?” Normally, my son calls me dad, but the...
Take a New International Tour for Tasty Ethnic Cuisine
Take a New International Tour for Tasty Ethnic Cuisine
You won’t find fancy decor at all of these relatively new eateries—but you will find authentic and delicious ethnic cuisine worth seeking out. Taste of...
Where to Find Live Theater in Colorado Springs
Where to Find Live Theater in Colorado Springs
Looking for plays, musicals and live theater productions in Colorado Springs? You’ll find world premieres to favorite classics on these local stages. Counterweight Theater Lab...
Best Stops on the Road to Monarch
Best Stops on the Road to Monarch
For skiing and snowboarding at Monarch Mountain, you have options for your road trip route from Colorado Springs. Either way, you’ll find tasty eateries to...
Brewing 101: A Day With Phantom Canyon’s Head Brewer
Brewing 101: A Day With Phantom Canyon’s Head Brewer
It’s easy to learn about beer in a community like Colorado Springs. Just visit any of the local breweries here, ask some questions, try some...
Where to Celebrate Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day in the Springs
Where to Celebrate Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day in the Springs
Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love. Whether you’re celebrating a romantic Valentine’s Day with a significant other, Galentine’s Day...
Where to Celebrate Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day in the Springs
Where to Celebrate Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day in the Springs
Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love. Whether you’re celebrating a romantic Valentine’s Day with a significant other, Galentine’s Day...
The Philharmonic Gets Heroic
The Philharmonic Gets Heroic
This year marks a big birthday for Beethoven and a heroic lineup for the Colorado Springs Philharmonic. To celebrate the master composer’s 250th, international superstar...
Creating the Coolest Kind of Art at the Cripple Creek Ice Festival
Creating the Coolest Kind of Art at the Cripple Creek Ice Festival
Each winter, Cripple Creek closes its main street to host the literally cool Ice Festival. Carvers, there by invitation only, huddle in the center of...
Axis Dance Company Moves Beyond Disability
Axis Dance Company Moves Beyond Disability
Axis Dance Company wants to change perceptions about people with disabilities—and create cutting edge innovative dance. “We strive to produce thought-provoking, bold, artistic and exquisite...
Banff Mountain Film Festival Celebrates Outdoor Community
Banff Mountain Film Festival Celebrates Outdoor Community
Sure, there will be plenty of hucking and sending and big air exploits when the Banff Mountain Film Festival comes to town March 3-4, but...
Music: A Conversation With Nicholas Payton
Music: A Conversation With Nicholas Payton
Nicholas Payton is a force to be reckoned with. A multi-instrumentalist, visionary composer, iconoclast, Payton resides firmly at the forefront of contemporary music, pushing ensembles...
Peak Radar
Film in the Community: Skid Row Marathon
In honor of Black History Month, Rocky Mountain Women's Film Institute is proud to present Film in the Community. 
Colorado Short Circuit Film Festival
Join us for the 4th annual all-Colorado short film festival with block tickets, 2-day passes, and VIP passes available!
'Facing the Monumental'
One of Canada’s most celebrated contemporary artists, Rebecca Belmore creates artworks that respond to the pressing concerns of our time with beauty, sensitivity, and resilience.
The Ballroom Thieves
Join us for an intimate mid-winter's evening with The Ballroom Thieves.
'Strangers on a Train'
Springs Ensemble Theatre (SET) opens its eleventh season with "Strangers on a Train" by Craig Warner, adapted from the classic noir novel by Patricia Highsmith.
'The Bridges of Madison County'
Based on the best-selling novel, and developed by the Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning creative team of Jason Robert Brown (The Last Five Years, Parade, Songs...
Pertenecer: Chicanx Artists on Belonging
An exhibition of work by nine Chicanx artists that explores the possibilities and meanings of belonging.
'Mrs. Gladys Merriweather's Young Ladies' Guide to Venereal Etiquette': A Cabaret
Join us for an evening of pearls of wisdom from Mrs. Gladys Merriweather and her new etiquette book, interspersed with R-rated songs sure to make...
Travis Tritt
Get your tickets today and enjoy an evening with Country Music Star Travis Tritt!
Itzhak Perlman
Join us at the Pikes Peak Center for a night of great music with Itzhak Perlman!
Jackie Evancho
Come see the young sensation, Jackie Evancho, at the Pikes Peak Center!
The Harlem Globetrotters
Join us at the Broadmoor World Arena for a night of family fun and basketball!
'Great Expectations' Exhibition and Artist Talks
Great Expectations features emerging artists living and working along the Front Range of Colorado.
Allman Betts Band
Come see the Allman Betts Band live!
'The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane'
Join us at the Fine Arts Center for a family friendly show about a little toy rabbit.
Willy Porter
String wizard & performer extraordinaire Willy Porter will entertain you in a home in the foothills of Pikes Peak.