Things To Do In Colorado Springs

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The Best Memorial Day Weekend Activities in Colorado SpringsMemorial Day is one of those holidays that hits near and dear to the heart for many, and it's also considered to be the unofficial kickoff to summer. The Gazette reported that, thanks to low gas prices and a strong economy, there will be more tourists than ever hitting the roads and traveling this weekend.

If you want to celebrate the lives of those who have fallen for our everyday freedoms and make the most of the endless things to do this weekend, then here are a few events and suggestions of ways you can pay your respects and enjoy this fun-filled holiday long-weekend. What’s more, they’re nearly all located in-town, so you don’t have to fret the frantic highway frenzy that’s projected to ensue.

Memorial Day Commemoration

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The Ultimate Guide to Ski Resorts Near Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs real estate offers a number of winning features, not the least of which is the astounding scenery. This area is a hub of natural wonder, boasting beautiful impressive views of snowy peaks and ski slopes.

Now that the colder season is upon us, it's time to plan your next alpine adventure…

… Whether you're looking for a renowned winter hotspot or a lesser-known gem, there is ample slope selection to choose from near Colorado Springs.

So why wait?

In today's guide, we list some of the most distinct ski resorts near Colorado Springs, and the pros and cons of visiting each slope. While there are certainly other glorious mountains in the area, this shortlist offers a lot of variety, and even more fresh powder for you and your

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5 Colorado Springs Holiday Events You Should Know About

As the holidays grow nearer, spirits are high in Colorado Springs. While there’s certainly a chill in the air, festive cheer abounds with a number of wintery activities planned for the season.

If you’re searching for an opportunity to celebrate the holidays, you’ll have plenty of choices in Colorado Springs. We’re excited to bring you some of the most highly anticipated holiday events of the year, complete with fun activities for the whole family.

There are so many to choose from, but here’s a shortlist of the 5 Colorado Springs holiday events you should know about.

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Easter Events in Colorado Springs 2017

With Easter less than one week away, now is a great time to plan how you’d like to spend the weekend. The great news is, Colorado Springs has no shortage of options for all ages and budgets. Whether you’re looking for something fun for the little ones or maybe a little more traditional, here are a few of the area’s many great holiday events this April.

Hotel Elegante’s Easter Sunday Brunch

Hotel Elegante Conference and Event Center in Southeast Colorado Springs is hosting a mouthwatering brunch with something delicious for every palate preference. Kick-off your brunch at the waffle station, where you can layer on the berries and fruit or keep it traditional with syrup. Then, move on to the carving station where you can indulge in your choice of

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Valentines Day date ideas 2017

The stores are filled with chocolates, florists are filling their shelves with roses, and everywhere you go there seems to be subtle and not-so-subtle reminders that Cupid’s big day is just around the corner.

This year, treat your significant other to an amazing day they won’t soon forget. Here are a few fun date ideas for you and your honey this Valentine's Day weekend in Colorado Springs.

For The Outdoorsy Duo

two wolves in Colorado SpringsNothing says I love you for outdoorsy couples like some quality time together in the great outdoors. Although Valentine's Day is officially on Tuesday, celebrating on the weekend would allow you to take full advantage of an entire day together.

On February 12, start your day off at 8:30 A.M. with a trip to the Colorado Wolf and

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Best Coffee Shops in Colorado Springs

Some of the greatest perks to living in The Springs are the craft beer, fine dining, and cool coffee shops that can be found in town. People here work hard, play hard, and love to gather over good food in their down time. So, what makes a good coffee shop great? For starters, it all comes down to the beans. A good environment, friendly staff, and house-made snacks also go a long way.

Whether you’re a coffee aficionado or just enjoy it for its warmth and energizing effects, these five shops in Colorado Springs are a must-visit for residents and tourists alike!

1. Switchback Roasters

Colorado Springs coffee shop pours americanoInspired by the beauty of the Rocky Mountains and the importance of social interaction, Switchback Roasters is a locally owned and operated shop that aims to

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Holiday events for every budget in Colorado Springs

Festive Date Ideas

Sleigh Rides at Lazy C Ranch

sleigh rides at Lazy C RanchIf you’re looking for the perfect proposal or relaxing date night, this could be it. Enjoy a sleigh ride with the Percheron draft horses from the ranch, then cap it all off with a dinner and dance later in the evening. Seats fill up fast so be sure to give the ranch a call to reserve your spot!

When: 4:30 PM, all winter long.
Where: M Lazy C Ranch in Lake George
Cost: $60 per person for adults

Christmas Symphony

From Bach to Mendelssohn, savor the serenades of the Colorado Springs Chorale as they perform holiday classics.

When: Sunday December 18 at 2:30 PM
Where: Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts
Cost: $21 - $64 per person

Free Holiday Events In The Springs

Santa and the

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Halloween Events in Colorado SpringsHalloween Events For Kids

Boo at the Zoo

Get your boys and ghouls dressed up to visit the animals at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo! This annual event is a howl for the whole family! Check out the animal displays, take a walk through the haunted house, visit the spooky pumpkin patch, and much more!

Dates: October 21 – 23 and 28 – 31, 2016
Time: 4 – 8:30pm
Cost: $17.75 per person, $15.75 for military and seniors.
Visit their website for more information.

Halloween Cool Science Style

This event is perfect for kids who love to explore and learn! Create spooky goo and creepy crawlies with the mad scientists, then join the costume parade for the chance to win the scariest, funniest, most creative, or the best dinosaur costume contest. 

Date: October

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Why Colorado Springs is a great place to live

Colorado Springs consistently ranks well for being a fun and livable city. In addition to its massive community of veterans, it’s also a popular choice for a growing number of retirees and millennials alike. So, what is it about The Springs that makes it so great? Here are some of our favorite things. 

1. Clean Air & Beautiful Views

Colorado Springs is home to a terrifically diverse mix of landscapes. From the towering Rocky Mountains to the awesome rock formations at Garden of the Gods and the lush forests of Black Forest to the sprawling plains of Eastern Colorado, people come from all over the world to experience the unique nature of the city. It also has one of the best air quality indexes in the state, which is great news for those

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