Historic Speaker Series the 2nd and 4th Sundays each month Manitou Springs Heritage Center 3 pm www.manitouspringsheritagecenter.org 719-685-1454
April Victorian Easter Egg Hunt at Miramont Castle in historic Manitou Springs, reservations 719-685-1011
April Community Easter Egg Hunt at the Fields Park (Beckers Lane & El Paso) 1:00 pm.
May Verne Witham Annual Pancake Breakfast - Kick off the summer season with a pancake breakfast and shopping incentives. Contact 719-685-5089
June 11th Annual Colorado Wine Festival, in Manitou Springs at Memorial Park 11:00 - 6:00
June Huck Finn Days 10am - 2 pm at Schryver Park sponsored by the Manitou Springs Kiwanis Club www.maitoukiwanis.org
June Garden of the Gods 10 Mile Run 34th running of the 10 miler. Triple Crown of Running 7 am. Contact 719-473-2625
July Fireworks Display by MSVFD
July Pikes Peak International Auto Hill Climb 2nd oldest auto race in the USA. Pikes Peak HWY, 5 miles west of Manitou Springs 4 am - 4 pm Contact 719-685-4400 www.ppihc.com.
July Good Ole Summertime Ice Cream Social & Pie Baking. Join in for an old-fashioned ice cream social and pie baking contest by local professional and amateur pastry chefs. Enjoy a slice of pie with ice cream, the music of Little London Winds. Soda Springs Park on the west end of Manitou Springs 5:30 - 8 pm. Gwenn will be entering a pie
July Tuesday nights "Library Lawn Concert" 6 -7:30 Manitou Library Lawn. front row seating on our front porch. Wine and cheese.
July "Barr Trail Mountain Race" Up to Barr Camp and back down. Distance 12 miles. 7am - 12 pm Contact Larry Miller 719-590-7086 www.runpikespeak.com
July Monday nights "Little London Winds" concert Soda Springs Park, Manitou Springs,7:00 PM
August TBD Craft Lager and Small Batch Festival in Memorial Park - 1pm - 6pm Contact Julian Heron 719-694-9767 www.craftlagerfestival.com
August 3 Randy's Birthday celebration
August Tuesday nights "Library Lawn Concert "Manitou Springs Library Lawn. Enjoy wine and cheese on the front porch.
August Saturday of the 3rd weekend : Pikes Peak Ascent Run to the top of Pikes Peak 7 am first wave, 7:30 second wave. Contact 719-473-2625
August Sunday of the 3r weekend: Pikes Peak Marathon Run to the top of 14,115 Pikes Peak and back down. 7 am www.pikepeakmarathon.org 719-473-2625
August Mountain Music Festival Good music, food, crafts & fun. 10 am - 8 pm. Soda Springs Park Manitou Springs Contact 719-685-9655 www.dulcimer.net
August Buddy Walk through historic Manitou Spring, an event to benefit those with Downs Syndrome. 8 am - 1 pm. Contact 719-633-1133 www.csdsa.org
September Labor Day Weekend 38th Annual Commonwheel Co-Op's Labor Day Art & Crafts Festival 10 am - 6 pm. Arts, Crafts, food & entertainment. Memorial Park in Historic Manitou Springs. Contact 719-685-1008 www.commonwheel.com
October the weekend before Halloween Emma's Wake at the Miramont Castle 6 pm - 8 pm Victorian food & beverage Contact the Miramont Castle 719-685-1011 www.miramoncastle.org
October the weekend Emma Crawford Coffin Race & Parade Downtown Historic Manitou Springs 12 pm - 3 pm
October the weekend History Ghost Tours through town Manitou Springs Heritage Center, 517 Manitou Ave, 7 pm. Contact 719-685-1454
November Craft Fair at Community Congregational Church 10 am - 4 pm 719-685-5255
November Salvation Army Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Memorial Hall at City Hall 11 am - 3 pm Contact Andy Wells 719-459-1630
November Hometown Holiday. Kick off the holiday season with free fireworks, hot chocolate and cider while Santa Claus lights the Christmas tree. Christmas Door Buster events and refreshments at participating Manitou Merchants. Beginning of the Monarch Ski Resort Companion Lift Ticket Promotion.
November Victorian Christmas at Miramont Castle 11 am - 4 pm
December Avenue Hotel B&B is participating in the annual Historic Society Christmas Open House. All decorated for the holidays.
December Chasing Santa 5 K Run Details to follow...
December Breakfast with Santa Sponsored by the Manitou Springs Kiwanis Club. Memorial Hall in Manitou Springs City Hall 8 am - 10 am. Contact www.manitoukiwanis.org
December Annual Christmas Parade - Christmas Parade through Historic Downtown Manitou Springs 12 pm - 2 pm
Decmber Santa arrives at the Town Clock in Downtown Historic Manitou Springs 6 pm -7 pm Contact Manitou Springs Fire Department 719-685-1444
December 25 Salvation Army Community Christmas Dinner in Memorial Hall at City Hall 11 am - 3 pm
December 31 New Year's Eve celebration in Historic Manitou Springs. Complimentary wine and appetizers at the Avenue Hotel B&B as we bring in the New Year!
TBA: Glen Eyrie Castle Christmas Madrigal Banquet - A true Colorado Springs tradition! Let Glen Eyrie take you and your loved ones centuries away-spend an evening immersed in the joyous festivities of a Renaissance Castle Christmas! Enjoy a gourmet five-course meal, song, dance, and tales presented by the Lord and Lady of the Castle. Sit back and enjoy being treated like royalty for a night! A joyous and unforgettable way to usher in the season!