Looking for some summer fun for the family this summer? There are several places to check out this summer that promise to deliever big summer fun for very little money. Have fun this summer, without breaking the bank.
Cinemark summer club house. Enjoy movies all summer long for less then the dollar theater. Pay $5 for 10 movies or $1 per show. Cinemark Tinseltown and Cinemark Carefree are both participating in this event. Watch movies like Kung Fu Panda, Monsters vs Aliens, and Despicable Me.
Cheyenne mountain zoo has many events this summer. There is Teddy Bear days on July 9th and 10th, stroller safaries, moonlight safaries, and wildnight adventure dates. Check out their web site for a complete list and details of all of their events.
Garden of the Gods has several summer free programs going on this summer. According to Pikes Peak on the cheap, Tuesdays after 6:30 p.m will be having Bat walks, Fitness walks starting at 9 a.m on Wednesdays, and daily guided walks between 10 a.m and 2 p.m.
Renaissance festival is every weekend until the end of July. They are open from 10 a.m to 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $18.75 for adults and $8 for children. Kids under 5 are free. Discount tickets can be perchased online or at King Soopers. You can also pick up discount coupons at Wendy’s resturants. This event is fun for the whole family. Spend the day in midieval times watching jousting events, playing games, shopping, riding an elephant, eating giant turkey legs, and more. This event is open rain or shine, so come prepared for any weather. Parking is free.
Fine art center hosts public free days every third Tuesday of every month. Come bring the family for some culture. Hours for these events are 10 a.m to 8 p.m. Guided tours are at 10 a.m, 11 a.m, 1 p.m and 6 p.m.
Pikes Peak library district is having their summer reading program going on right now. It’s not too late to still join in the fun of this years reading theme “One World, Many Stories.” Reading books and getting rewards is a great way to keep kids minds sharp during summer vacation. Infants through twelfth grade can participate. Sign up online or go to your local branch.
Love music? There are many free concerts happening this summer through out Colorado Springs. Check out Colorado Springs.com for a list of bands, dates, times and locations. See bands like Acme bluegrass, Fountain Creek brass band, Little London winds, and more.
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