November Roundup – 9 Not-to-Miss Events

Celebrate the spirit of the holidays at these magically seasonal events.

Colorado Springs Veteran’s Day Parade – Saturday, November 3, 2018 – Honor our veterans and active military at the parade highlighting the 100th Birthday of the 4th Infantry Division, the 70th Birthday of the United States Air Force, the 75th Birthday of the United States Navy Seabees and the 170th year of Celebration for United States Marine Corps Battle of Chapultepec. 

Where: Downtown Colorado Springs
When: 10 a.m.- Noon
Cost: Free

Everything but the Oink! – Saturday, November 10, 2018 – Get hands on experience of sausage and soap making as well as an educational demonstration of the old west’s ways of preserving meats for the winter. 

Where: Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site
When: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Adults $8 | Seniors $6 | Children $4

13th Annual Tree Lighting Concert – Saturday, November 10, 2018 – Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with the annual tree lighting ceremony and fireworks at the Outlets at Castle Rock. After the tree lights, sit back and enjoy live music, beer, food trucks and maybe get in a little bit of holiday shopping. 

Where: Outlets at Castle Rock 
When: 5 – 8 p.m.
Cost: Free (Does not include food and beverages) 

Winter Lights at The Broadmoor Seven Falls – Saturday, November 17, 2018 –The much-loved, multi-colored display returns for the holiday season as The Broadmoor Seven Falls celebrates this third annual event. More than 100,000 individual lights will line the path leading to the falls, and colored lights will adorn the cliff faces of the Pillars of Hercules, making for a festive atmosphere, anda photographer’s dream for holiday family photos.

Where: The Broadmoor Seven Falls
When: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday & Saturday | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Cost: Adults $14.50 | Seniors/Military $12.50 | Children $9

Small Business Saturday – Saturday, November 24, 2018 – Get your holiday shopping and cross off some names on your gift-giving list. The Pikes Peak region is home to a variety of different neighborhoods and towns that each offer unique boutiques, galleries and shops that are sure to make a lasting impression on your family and friends. 

Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center Turkey Toss – Thursday, November 22, 2018 – Participate in a morning group howl while surrounded by wolves and coyotes. Refreshments of cocoa and apple cider will be served along with pumpkin desserts. Limited space, reservations are required by calling 719.687.9742. For more Thanksgiving events, check out our Thanksgiving holiday page

Where: Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center
When: 9 -11 a.m.
Cost: $30 Adults | $15 Children 12 & under

Black Friday Glen Eyrie Tours – Friday, November 23, 2018 – Step back in time as you hear about the rich heritage of General Palmer, the city’s founder, and the deep spiritual legacy of The Navigators. This guided historical tour is filled with stories of rival turn-of-the-century railroad wars and oil tycoons to what is now the soul-stirring property of.

Where: Glen Eyrie Castle
When: 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Tours start every 45 minutes
Cost: $15 per person 

Victorian Christmas at Miramont Castle – November 23-25, 2018 – Enjoy the wonders of a true Victorian holiday experience at this lavishly decorated castle. Enjoy homemade refreshments, delightful entertainment and more.

Where: Miramont Castle
When: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Cost: $12 Adults | $11 Seniors | $7 Children

IG: Nicolestigen

Pumpkin’ Chunkin’ – Saturday, November 24, 2018 – Grab those extra small fall pumpkins and potatoes laying around and launch them into the horizon on a catapult. 

Where: Fountain Creek Nature Center
When: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Cost: $2-3 per person

Old Colorado City Christmas Stroll – Saturday, November 24, 2018 – Walk along holiday decorated streets for Small Business Saturday in this quaint Colorado Springs district. Enjoy bell ringers, sweet treats and Santa’s Cabin.

Where: Old Colorado City
When: 5 – 8 p.m.
Cost: Free

The Broadmoor Seven Falls

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