Favorite

Get Involved 

Cowboy up
Dust off your boots and cowboy hat for an evening of Wild West fun. Enjoy professional roping demos, a bungee bull competition, arm wrestling, live country music, dancing and "western" food and drink. Proceeds benefit three nonprofits of the Pikes Peak Partnership.

Cowboy Cotillion
ProRodeo Hall of Fame
101 ProRodeo Drive
Thursday, April 17, 5:30-8:30 p.m., $99
Contact: 633-4601 ext. 123,
pppartnership.org

Get down to earth
Start Earth Day early with a 9 a.m. cleanup in the Garden of the Gods. Then celebrate your handiwork with guided nature walks, live animal demos, arts and crafts for kids, American Indian dances, Mr. Science shows, live music and more.

Earth Day Celebration
Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center
1805 N. 30th St.
Saturday, April 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., free
Contact: 219-0108, gardenofgods.com

Shop around
Clean your closets and bring your re-useable women's clothing and home decor to this "swap-shopping" event. Shoppers should BYOB (bring your own bags) and fill them with all the new-to-you merchandise you can use. Proceeds benefit the Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission.

Repeat Boutique
Gay and Lesbian Fund of Colorado
315 E. Costilla St.
Saturday and Sunday, April 19-20, noon to 4 p.m., $10 minimum donation
Contact: 632-6189, repeatboutique@ppjpc.org

For more civic and volunteer opportunities, see our Listings section.

  • Cowboy up and get down.

Readers also liked…

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Latest in Get Involved

Popular Events

  • Maker Fair Holiday Hoopla @ Colorado Springs City Auditorium

    • Fri., Dec. 9, 4-8 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free to attend
    • 1 going/interested
  • Peak FreQuency Presents: The Rite of Spring Duo Piano @ GOCA 1420 at UCCS

    • Sun., Dec. 11, 7:30 p.m. $10 suggested donation
  • "Britain’s Other Southern Strategy: Royal Governance in Occupied Georgia and South Carolina, 1778-1781" @ Penrose Library

    • Free
  • Jeremy Vasquez and The Survivors @ Crystola Roadhouse

    • Fri., Dec. 9, 8 p.m.
  • A Rocky Mountain Christmas with the John Adams Band @ Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts

    • Fri., Dec. 9, 7 p.m. $20-$24
    • Buy Tickets

Recent Comments

All content © Copyright 2016, The Colorado Springs Independent   |   Website powered by Foundation