2017 dates and locations will be posted soon. Take a look at the 2016 events and specials below to get a taste of what's in store for this year.
This year, Fathers Day is Sunday, June 19.
Dad deserves more than a tie on his big day. Treat him to something special this Father's Day Weekend in Colorado Springs. Try one of these Colorado Springs Father’s Day dinner ideas or events that are sure to please him. Other ideas include taking him golfing, fishing or whitewater rafting, to a brewery or a fancy restaurant.
EVENTS & THINGS TO DO ON FATHER'S DAY IN COLORADO SPRINGS
The ultimate experience is waiting for you and your dad when you take him on a the Father's Day Celebration at the Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center. Take a tour of the resident animals, howl with the pack, enjoy breakfast burritos, and enter a raffle. Space is limited, RSVP today by calling 719.687.9742.
When: June 19, 2016; 9-10am
Cost: $30 Adults; $15 Children 12 and under
If your dad is a nature lover, you can't go wrong with taking a drive up Pikes Peak - America's Mountain. Dad will get in free of charge with your paid admission. Thank him for all that he does with a spectacular view that will take his breath away!
When: June 19, 2016; Opening at 7:30am
Cost: See rates online
Fathers get in free with one paid adult or child admission to the Dinosaur Resource Center. Show dad he is bigger-than-life in your eyes at this fun-filled museum.
When: June 19, 2016; 10am-3pm
Cost: Admission costs vary. Please see website for more information.
The show will include vendors from across the state selling Colorado dug minerals, gems, hand-crafted jewelry, mining antiques, rough slabs, specimens, cabochons, hand-crafted furniture with mineral inlays, Cripple Creek & Victor Mining District gold ore specimens, as well as gold and gem panning for the kids at the Victor Lowell Thomas Museum. Held in downtown historic Victor.
When: June 17-19, 2016
Join Cheyenne Mountain State Park as it celebrates its 10th Anniversary & 1st Annual Adventure Race! This free, family-friendly race will consist of 3 different team categories: Corporate Race teams of 3-4 people, Group Race teams of 2-4 people, and Family Race teams of up to 5 people. Teams will have to race around the park to complete fun tasks and activities. Awards will be given to teams who finish in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, as well as an award for best team costume, and best individual costume. Stick around after the race for even more fun games and food trucks at the Prairie Skipper Picnic Area. Meet in the Limekiln Trailhead Parking Lot.
When: June 18, 2016; 9:30am-2:30pm
Cost: All activities, including park entrance, will be FREE.
Make dad feel extra loved on his special day with a trip to the museum. On Father's Day dad's receive free museum entrance all day at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center. View amazing works of art and check out the featured exhibit of Salvador Dali.
When: June 19, 2016; all day
Cost: Free admission for dads. Special exhibits are additional cost.