Welcome to the Home and Landscape Expo. This comprehensive event brings together homeowners and many of the most knowledgeable and experienced remodeling, landscaping and building experts. Every aspect of the home can be explored, from the smallest design detail to the largest house addition. Professionals will be on-hand to share their valuable knowledge to bring your ideas to life or inspire you with new ones.
See the latest innovations and design trends! Experts will be showcasing everything for the home including, but not limited to, the latest in cabinetry and countertops, flooring, sunrooms and additions, basement finishing, waterproofing, smart home automation, energy efficient windows and exterior products, as well as the newest ideas pertaining to landscape installations. Be inspired by the feature gardens built right inside the exhibit hall - a great precursor to spring!
Make plans to visit with the most knowledgeable experts in the area at the Home and Landscape Expo. This all-encompassing event will surely put you on the path towards making your dream home a reality. As an added bonus, parking is free. We look forward to seeing you at the Norris-Penrose Event Center this February!
Come out and join us for the Valentine’s Bash! We will have a Valentine’s Day Photo Booth, 100+ vendors selling their gorgeous work, a craft table for the kids to create their own Valentine’s Day cards, food trucks, and no door fee!! Open to the public! Come out and support our small businesses!! more info...
The organizers of the Cripple Creek Ice Festival are excited to announce that planning is underway for the return of the Cripple Creek Ice Festival, February 18-26, 2023. New sponsors have been identified and the City of Cripple Creek has approved their sponsorship of the event, which paves the way for a larger more exciting event than ever before. The head-to-head carving challenges will also be returning to the event on Saturdays. Carvers will compete in a stadium setting for a $1,000 cash prize each weekend. Carving teams will also be doing their best to win the People’s Choice Award for an overall cash prize of $5,000. Plan your visit and cast your vote for the most impressive carving.
Whether you’re planning on upgrading your home or need a reliable contractor to fix your leaking roof. The Home Show is the spot to find all local remodeling experts. The Colorado Springs Home Show, hosts local and national exhibitors offering exclusive deals and discounts. Save time and money while at the Springs Home Show. more info...
Harmony. Chemistry. Balance. Grit. Dexterity. Determination. Solidarity. Terms that describe a Super Bowl champion? Well, almost. These are words that define the core essence of STYX, the multimegamillion-selling rock band that has forged an indelible legacy both on record and onstage.
Styx is bring their 2023 World Tour to Colorado Springs on February 25, 2023. Tickets range in price from $59.50 to $99.50 and are available online at AXS.com or in person at the Pikes Peak Center box office.
Caregivers and family members can discover different ways to use simple games/activities to make connections with loved ones who have memory impairments. Time will be spent learning about the benefits of play, how to engage people with dementia and spending time playing together. Call the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 719/955-3400, to reserve a spot. more info...
Remember putting on an album and listening from start to finish? Relive that moment with a live concert experience unlike any other as The Black Jacket Symphony recreates Fleetwood Mac’s iconic album Rumours live in its entirety—note for note, sound for sound—plus a full set of Fleetwood Mac’s greatest hits. Over the past ten years, the Black Jacket Symphony has performed over 40 classic rock albums, bringing an incredible night of entertainment to over a million music lovers across the US. The group of hand-picked musicians changes based upon the album being performed—and no sonic detail is overlooked, with the musicians doing whatever it takes to reproduce the album. It’s a full night of rock and roll magic—plus a visual experience unlike any other. Fans across the country flock to their shows—and once you see one, you won’t miss another!
Tickets, which range in price from $29-$39 plus applicable fees, are on sale now and are available online at AXS.com or in person at the Pikes Peak Center box office.
Not as large as Denver’s parade, Colorado Springs’ St. Patrick’s Day Parade has its own charm. Grab your kilts, wear your finest greenery, and get ready for a day full of fun. Starting at noon, all along Tejon Street, you can watch the floats, bands, dancers, and performers drive by in celebration of St. Patrick. And you won’t have to get up at the crack of dawn to get a good spot.
This year’s parade takes place on Saturday, March 12th, 2022. A time-honored tradition since 1985, COS’s Patty’s Day parade draws around 35,000 attendees. Additional events taking place include a beer garden, a 5k race, and a Leprechaun fun run
The DOGZ OF OZ WORLD TOUR is presented by Toto co-founder and musical director David Paich. Joining Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams on the road are new band members bassist John Pierce (Huey Lewis and The News), drummer Robert “Sput” Searight (Ghost- Note), and keyboardist / background vocalist Steve Maggiora (Robert Jon & The Wreck). Keyboardist Dominique “Xavier” Taplin (Prince, Ghost-Note) and multi-instrumentalist / vocalist Warren Ham (Ringo Starr) segued over continuing their tenure in the ensemble. This marks the fifteenth incarnation of the Toto line-up in consideration of band members or sidemen who joined or exited.
Tickets range in price from $57.95 - $109.95 plus applicable fees and are available online at AXS.com or in person at the Pikes Peak Center box office.
Collectively TOTO has over two billion streams worldwide on all streaming services. Just last year one of their biggest hits “Africa” went from being a Platinum single to being recently recertified 6X Platinum. The band has found a new generation of fans. With now 40+ years together and literally thousands of credits, including the biggest selling album of all time: Michael Jackson’s Thriller, and accolades to their names, TOTO remains one of the top selling touring and recording acts in the world. They are the benchmark by which many artists base their sound and production, and they continue to transcend the standards set by the entire music community, being simply synonymous with musical credibility. They are pop culture, and are one of the few 70’s bands that have endured the changing trends and styles continuing to remain relevant while enjoying their multi-generational global fan base.
In a three basic hour workshop, participants will acquire enough knowledge to continue to independently learn sign language:
All hand shapes (letters and numbers)
Most importantly, rules of sign language
This one session workshop will be repeated once per quarter (second Tuesday in July and October; 4-7 pm) at local adaptive recreation program for people with disabilities ARISE Beyond Barriers. $20. donation will fund recreational and socialization activities for people who have disabilities.
In order to assure enough handout packets, snacks and water are available, please register in advance with ARISE Beyond Barriers. Please feel free to contact me if you have questions/require additional information. Thank you very much! more info...