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Summer Nights in America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Free. Featuring an evening of live music, performance and a movie. Thursdays, July 13, 20 and 27. Music and activities begin at 6 p.m., movies begin at 9 p.m. Featuring Razzamataz the Stupendous and the Delta 88s with Colorado Festival of World Theatre Street Performers, July 13. Featuring Creating a Newsense with belly dancers and fire spinners, July 20, 5:30 p.m. Featuring Pale Room and Theatre ala Carte, July 27. Call 385-5421 or visit for more.

Colorado Springs Sabers Women's Premier Soccer League Home Games, UCCS Four-Diamonds Soccer Stadium, 5025 N. Nevada Ave. $3-$5 per game; season tickets available. Presenting matches July 22, 28 and 30. All games at 7:05 p.m. Visit or call 532-0765 for more.

Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo, Norris-Penrose Event Center Area, 945 W. Rio Grande St. $7.75-$26.75. Featuring steer wrestling, wild cow milking and more. July 13-15. Wed.-Sat., 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sun., 1:30-4 p.m. Visit for information or call 866/464-2626 for tickets.

Goodwill Doll Sale, 2340 Montebello Square Drive. Free. Shop for vintage 1960s and 1970s dolls to support Goodwill. July 14-15, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 635-4483 or visit for more.

Victor Gold Rush Days, Victor. Featuring traditional mining games, crafts, a parade, and more. July 14-16. Call 719/689-2091 or visit for more.

8th Annual Greek Festival, Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church, 2215 Paseo Road. Free. Featuring traditional foods, dancing, wine, music and more. July 14-16, Fri., 4-10 p.m., Sat., 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sun., 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call 634-5678 for more.

Derby Rotten Scoundrels: Pikes Peak Derby Dames Bout, Tour Inline Arena, 3325 Meadow Ridge Dr. $10-$12. Catch more irresistible derby action. Sat., July 15, 8 p.m. Call 597-1235 for more.

Voices in Time: A Commemoration of Zebulon Pike's 1806 Journey, Antlers Park, 31 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Join the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum in opening a 100-year-old time capsule and contribute to a time capsule that will be opened in 100 years. Sat., July 15, 10 a.m. to noon. Call 385-5990.

ProRodeo Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, 101 ProRodeo Drive. Free admission for members; $5-$10 for guests, $12-$20 for lunch. Presenting the class of 2006 inductees with lunch and live music. Sat., July 15, 9 a.m. to early afternoon. Call 593-8840, ext. 4763 to reserve a seat.

Casino Metropolitain, The Metropolitain, 101 N. Tejon St., Suite 10. Free. Presenting a casino themed party with live house music by DJ Harry and prizes. Wed., July 19, 7-11 p.m. Call 302-0280 for more.

17th Annual Courage Classic, 155-mile, three-day cycling fundraiser to leave Leadville and tour Summit County. July 22-24. Register online at or call 303/456-9704 for more.

Wrestling Summer Blast at the 2006 El Paso County Fair, El Paso County Fairgrounds, 366 10th St., Calhan. $6-$10 plus gate admission. Featuring six matches with the likes of Zach Gowen, The Patriot and Doink the Clown. Sat., July 22, 7 p.m. Call 719/520-7880 or visit for more.

Champions on Ice, World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd. $67 and up. Many of the best from Torino will compete again in Colorado Springs. Sun., July 23, 3 p.m. Call 576-2626 for tickets or more information.

The 2006 Rocky Mountain Storytelling Festival and Workshops, The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., Parker and Palmer Lake Elementary, 115 Upper Glenway, Palmer Lake. $5-$44. Featuring the West's best storytellers. July 28, 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. in Parker and July 29, 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. in Palmer Lake. Visit or call 866/462-1727 for more.

Demolition Derby at the 2006 El Paso County Fair, El Paso County Fairgrounds, 366 10th St., Calhan. Featuring an $11,000 winner's purse; enter to compete by 4 p.m. day of event. Enjoy the competition, Sat., July 29, 6 p.m. Call 719/520-7880 or visit for more.

Toni&Guy Synergy, Paragon Royal Ballroom, 3125 Sinton Road. Featuring a demonstration on the latest styles in hair color as seen on many celebrities. Sun., July 30, 7-9 p.m. Call Lisa at 226-9277 to reserve a spot by July 17.

USAF Academy Wheels of Blue Car Show, USAF Academy, 2346 Academy Drive. Presenting a variety of activities. Fri., Aug. 4, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 333-4538 for more.

2006 Rocky Mountain State Games, various venues in Colorado Springs and Denver. Featuring competitions across 29 sports. Running from August 4-6. Visit for more information.

National Hummingbird Day, Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S Cheyenne Cañon Road. Join licensed bird banders Fred and Tena Engleman to learn banding practices and much more. Sat., Aug. 5. Call 385-6086 for more.

The Spectacular August Holiday Showcase Tejon Street Bar Crawl, various bars along Tejon St. $12. Celebrate random events at ten different bars and drink with friends. Aug. 6. Visit for more.

Old Colorado City Historical Society Founder's Day Celebration, Bancroft Park, 2408 W. Colorado Ave. Free. Featuring the Home Town Fiddle Contest in conjunction with the Black Rose Acoustic Society. Sat., Aug. 12, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 282-0760 or visit for more.

Pueblo In Their Honor Air Show, Pueblo Memorial Airport, 31201 Bryan Circle, Pueblo. $5-$10. Featuring aerobatic performances, displays, flight simulators, children's activities and more .Aug. 12-13, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 719/635-8803 for more.

Old Colorado City Historical Society 9th Annual Cemetery Crawl, Fairview Cemetery, 1000 S. 26th St. $3-$7. Enjoy presentations from actors dressed in period garb as Old Colorado City citizens. Sun., Aug. 13, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 636-1225 or visit for more.

Pikes Peak Challenge, Barr Trail, Manitou Springs. Hike to the summit of Pikes Peak on the Barr Trail in this benefit for the Brain Injury Association of Colorado. Sat., Sept. 9, 5 a.m. Call 574-1634 for more or visit

Sweet 16 Sock Hop, Doubletree World Arena, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd. $40. Enjoy a dinner, silent auction and dance to the music of Flash Cadillac. Sat., Sept. 16, 6-10:30 p.m. Call 475-1422 for more or visit

2nd Annual Robert's Race for Lung Cancer Research, Monument Valley Park. Offering a 5-K run or walk to raise funds and awareness for lung cancer. Sat., Sept. 16, 9 a.m. Call 303/913-1980 or visit for more.


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