Wide, tree-lined streets are home to an intriguing mix of traditional and architectural styles. Streets running east/west are named for regional rivers, while the north/south streets are named for regional mountain ranges. The Pikes Peak Center features nationally known entertainers and the multitude of restaurants and shops within walking distance that allow you to enjoy an entire day and evening in Downtown Colorado Springs. The area offers a variety of shopping, dining, museums, parks, festivals and events and is a designated Creative District in the state of Colorado.
There's plenty of things to do in Downtown Colorado Springs, like a full day of family fun and activities at museums, parks and attractions. You'll find art on nearly every corner and can take a self-guided tour of local installations throughout Downtown Colorado Springs. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic has a full schedule of world-class performances at the Pikes Peak Center and other venues.