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All right you Cowboys and Cowgirls, head on down to the Norris-Penrose Event Center for the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days July 13-16! Celebrate Colorado Spring’s rich Western heritage with a summer rodeo. A fun family outting for all, this PRCA Tour Rodeo boasts a unique combination of tradition...
Everything about Squeak Soda Shop is designed to encourage a youthful state of mind – from the playful artwork and décor, to the free Wii & board games, to the more than 70 flavors of custom, hand-made sodas, yummy sandwiches, home-made ice creams, and wide selection of hard-to-find candies & sw...
There is a movement that is growing with speed. It’s the Put It Up movement, in which people are heading back to the fields to pick produce directly from the plant, take it home, and lovingly can it for a later date. Sure, this is old-school, but it’s becoming a chic thing to do. Why? Could it r...
At the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, there is a carousel so special,only recently did I learn of it’s interesting history. Older than most of the people who ride it, this carousel was a popular attraction at the 1932 World’s Fair. A cherished feature of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, it has been giving people ...
In many homes carpeting is placed onto stairs. For anyone who lives in a house with carpeting on stairs, you know how tough it can be to keep those vacumed and cleaned. Do yourself a favor and rip out the carpeting! In many home decorating, design, and remodel magazines, carpeting is coming off ...
Three local camps here in Colorado Springs have Nature Camps for kids in July.  Bear Creek Nature Camp Explorers program offers children, ages 4-5 with an adult the chance to meet nature, puppet shows, hiking and arts & crafts on  has its Ladybugs on July 7th (with Leaping Lizzards on August 18t...
The Golden Bee located in the lower level of the Internation Center (entrance is on the east side) at the Broadmoor Resort. The Golden Bee was originally an English Pub located in England.  In 1961 the Broadmoor purchased the Golden Bee and had it disassembled, moved from England to Colorado Spr...
Ask anyone who has been a Pilates instructor or student and they will tell you, it is all about the core.  I found myself nodding my head yes but the rest of me saying no to taking a Pilates class until a friend came along who needed help finding a rental house.  She happens to be the owner of a ...
If these outdoor adventure sports sound way too taxing or sweat-breaking for you, drive on up to the Wines of Colorado off of Hwy 24 west of Manitou Springs, and let your tastebuds have the adventures with taste testing and sampling Colorado Wines. At the Wines of Colorado you will find several ...
If you’re looking for a fun night out with friends, but you aren’t feeling the club scene that night, there is a great place to go to have fun and still be in the mix. At Downtown Lanes on Tejon Street, a bowling alley was created almost two years ago above Cowboys. The cost per game is $3.50, s...

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