Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 6

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:

     

MUSIC

By Carlotta Olson Updated: April 5, 2018 at 9:29 pm • Published: April 5, 2018 0
photo - Through April 8: “Frozen” — Denver Coliseum, Denver. Courtesy photo.
Through April 8: “Frozen” — Denver Coliseum, Denver. Courtesy photo.

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:

     

MUSIC

3LAU — 7 p.m., Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, $15-$30; TM.
Billie Elish — 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $20; AX.
The Neighbourhood — 9 p.m., Ogden Theatre, Denver, $36.75-$40.75; AX.

40 oz to Freedom — With The Et’s, Elevated Sickness, Misdirection of Character, 6 p.m., Sunshine Studios Live
Kevin Kuonen Band — 6 p.m., Cottonwood Center for the Arts
The Beatidudes — 6:30 p.m., Pikes Perk Coffee and Tea House
Frankie Cosmos — With Lomelda, Ashley Koett, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Bryant Jones and the Storys — 7 p.m., Jives Coffee Lounge

Zoso — The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, 8 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
6035 — 8 p.m., Benny’s Restaurant and Lounge
Dallas Alley Band — 8 p.m., Crystola Roadhouse
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8:30 p.m., La Taverne
Fish Tank Piranhas — 8:30 p.m., Back East Bar and Grill
Dirty Kings — 9 p.m., Peak 31
Asphalt Cowboys — 9 p.m., The Whiskey Baron Dance Hall & Saloon
GOYA — 9 p.m., Johnny’s Navajo Hogan

    

STAGE

Los Tres Tristes Tigres — 8 p.m., Paramount Theatre, Denver, $35-$75; AT.

Happy Hour Stand-Up — 6 p.m. Friday, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
Improv Comedy
— With Stick Horses in Pants, 8 p.m. Friday, Lon Chaney Theater, 221 E. Kiowa St., $7-$10; thestickhorses.com.
Through April 8: “Frozen” — Denver Coliseum, Denver, $15 and up; AX.
Through April 8: “Jotunheim: A Legend of Thor and His Hammer” — 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, The Bitsy Stage, Denver, donations accepted; bitsystage.com.

Through April 8: “The Producers” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, $20 and up; lakewood.org/lccpresents.

Through April 8: “Love/Sick” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Center Stage, Evergreen, $15-$25; evergreenplayers.org.

Through April 15: “This is Modern Art” — The Jones, Denver, $25 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

Through April 15: “Kiss Me, Kate” — Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95 and up. Go online for times and dates: coloradocandlelight.com.

“Peer Gynt” — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through April 15, Ent Center for the Arts, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 5225 N. Nevada Ave., $15, ; theatreworkscs.org.

Through April 22: “First Date” — Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

“Fun Home” — 7 p.m. Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through April 22, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $20 and up; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“The Pilgrim’s Progress” — 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays,4 p.m. Fridays, through April 27, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $14-$17; simpich.com/theatre-2018.

Through April 28: “The Diary of Anne Frank” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays,
2 p.m. Sundays, John Hand Theater, Denver, $12-$25; thisisspotlight.com.

Through April 29: Alfred Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” — Miners Alley Playhouse, Golden. Go online for dates, times and ticket prices: minersalley.com.

Though April 29: “A Picasso” — 7 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Mizel Arts and Culture Center, Denver, go online for ticket prices: cherrycreektheater.org.

Through May 6: “Native Gardens” — Space Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

Through May 13: “The Audience” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Denver, $16-$32; vintagetheatre.org.

            

        

ARTS

First Friday — 5-8 p.m. Friday, art walk, entertainment, galleries open, downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City, Cañon City; downtowncs.com, shopoldcoloradocity.com, canoncity.com.
“Small Moments” Exhibit
— 6-9 p.m. Friday, The Machine Shop, 4 S. Wahsatch Ave., Suite 120; tinyurl.com/y8pt45mq.

Works by Michael Patti — Through April 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, academyframe@gmail.com.

“Floyd D. Tunson: Janus” — Marie Walsh Sharpe Gallery of Contemporary Art, Ent Center for the Arts, 5525 N. Nevada Ave. Runs through April 14; tinyurl.com/ycnzhp8o.

“Transformation” — Commonwheel Artists Gallery, 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through April 16; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.

Through April 22: “Ruth Schnee: Ameican Icon” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Yoshitomo Saito: “Millionyearseeds” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through April 29, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
Chiho Aoshima: “Takaamanohara” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through April 29, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“A Walk in the Woods” — Works by Frank DiNino and Marian Busey, through April 29, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.

Through April 30: “Courage and Hope” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“Art Aloud 2018” —Artwork and written word exhibit, through April 30, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; Hooked on Books, 12 E. Bijou St.; Sand Creek Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/y7wsdvd3.

Karen Khoury Exhibit — G44 Gallery, 1785 S. Eighth St. Exhibit runs through May 5; g44gallery@gmail.com.

Through May 6: Aquarius Watermedia Exhibition — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Works by McKenzee Kuhlman — Through May 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/yben5ukw.

“Wunderkind 2018” — Works by high school juniors and seniors, The Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Runs through May 13; 685-1861,

Through May 18: “Coded: Works on Paper” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“The Art of Haiti: Loas, History and Memory” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through May 20, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Through May 20: “Degas: A Passion for Perfection” — Works by Edgar Degas, Denver Art Museum, Denver; denverartmuseum.org.

Through May 20: “Naturally Artificial” — Works by Jason Demarte, Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Gates Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/y9lkwarx.

“Detail” — Through May 29, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; 520-1899, cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.
“Stitching Community Together”
— Through May 31, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111; 634-2204, info@culturaloffice.org

Through June 3: “Native American Fetishes” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

Gold Mining in Colorado” — Through June 9, Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 North Gate Blvd., call or go online for admission prices: 488-0880, wmmi.org.

Works by Sheila Silfvenius — Through June 14, The Gallery at Pikes Peak Regional Hospital, 16420 W. U.S. Highway 24, Woodland Park; pikespeakregionalhospital.org.

“Iamuslima” — Works by Baseera Khan, through June 24, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Through July 22: “Drawn to Glamour” — Fashion illustrations by Jim Howard, Denver Art Museum, Denver; denverartmuseum.org.

“Red White Blue and God Bless You, a Portrait of Northern New Mexico” — Works by Alex Harris, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10. Exhibit runs through July 29; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Ralph Allen: “Envoutement” — Through Sept. 30, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Art of the Southwest: 1840s to Present” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 11, $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance” — Through November 2018, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave.; 632-2646, money.org.

“The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies and Advocates” — Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31: cspm.org.

“A Diorama of Pikes Peak Destinations” — Manitou Springs Heritage Center, 517 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-1454, manitouspringsheritagecenter.org.

        

OUT THERE

The Colorado Springs Cycling Club — For all ages and abilities; bikesprings.org.

UpaDowna Climb Nights — 6-8 p.m. second Tuesdays, CityRock, 21 N. Nevada Ave., free. Registration: upadowna.org/programs.
Pizzeria Rustica Cycling Club — 2 p.m. second Sundays, Pizzeria Rustica, 2527 W. Colorado Ave.; pizzeriarustica.com.
Helen Hunt Falls Visitor Center — 3440 N. Cheyenne Canon Road; cheyennecanon.org/visitor-centers.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center sponsored hikes
— 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0104. Daily Guided Nature Walks, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., meet north main parking lot.

Mueller State Park hikes — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7 per vehicle; 687-2366.

Nature programs at Mueller State Park — 21045 Colorado 67, Divide. Day pass $7/vehicle; 687-2366.

Hikes at Cheyenne Mountain State Park — 410 JL Ranch Heights Road. Day pass $7 per vehicle. Reservations: 576-2016.

Nature programs at Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — 1805 N. 30th St., free; 219-0108.

Nature programs at Starsmore Discovery Center — 2120 Cheyenne Canyon Road; 385-6086.
Bear Creek Nature Center hikes
— 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Nature programs at Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: 520-6387.

Nature programs at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument — Florissant, entrance fee, $5 for 16 or older; tinyurl.com/ych86slb.

Nature programs at Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations: 520-6745.

Hutchinson Homestead Ranch and Learning Center Tours — Salida, $5, $3 for ages 8-16; 239-0955, hutchinsonhomestead.org.
The Colorado Birding Trail websiteColoradobirdingtrail.com, information about places to observe birds and other wildlife.

Rocky Mountain Hiking Trails — With information on more than 70 hikes; rockymountainhikingtrails.com.

Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; Reservations: 687-9742, wolfeducation.org.

   

     

RUNNING

Mountain Post Running Club — 5K or 10K, 4-6 p.m. Wednesdays, Main PX, 6220 Martinez St., Fort Carson, free. Children, strollers and pets welcome; Kris Spiller, kspiller@bbcgrp.com.

Muldooniacs Running Club — 5K or 10K, Wednesdays, Homestead Trail, meet between 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Jose Muldoons, 5710 S. Carefree Circle; 574-5673, josemuldoons.com.

Gallop in the Garden — 4-6 p.m. Thursdays, Garden of the Gods Park, 1805 N. 30th St. Registration: gardenofgods.com.

Achilles International Pikes Peak Running Club — A nonprofit organization that uses the power of running to bring hope, inspiration and the joys of achievement to people with disabilities, 6:15 p.m. meet and sign in; 6:30-7:30 p.m. run, walk or wheel, Mondays, Colorado Running Co., University Village Center, 5262 N. Nevada Ave., Suite 140; Laura, 331-1011.

Two Elks Runners Club — 5:30-7 p.m. Thursdays, Thunder and Buttons, upstairs, 2415 W. Colorado Ave. Run along midland trail; 447-9888, twoelksrunnersclub@gmail.com or on Facebook.
Thursday Night Run Club — 6 p.m. Thursdays, Old Chicago’s, 7115 Commerce Center Drive; 232-4656, facebook.com/TNRCCOSprings.

Colorado Springs Running Club  — 7:30 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays. 45- to 60-minute runs, free; 635-3833. For a list of runs and events, go to corunco.com.

Pikes Peak Road Runners — Go online for information, cost and registration: pprrun.org

    

COMMUNITY

A Very Merry Un-Gala… Safe Passage in Wonderland — 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, benefits Safe Passages, Ivywild School Gym, 1604 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: safepassagecac.org.
A Night of Music — Bryant Jones and the Storys, 7 p.m. Friday, benefits home rebuilding in Puerto Rico, Jives Coffee Lounge, 16 Colbrunn Court; jivescoffeelounge.com.

       

 

 VOLUNTEERING

Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo — Volunteer docents, 5200 Nature Center Road, Pueblo. Registration: 549-2414.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — Volunteer for information desk; 219-0108.
Eleven Mile — Volunteer naturalist for children’s craft and educational programs Saturday mornings; Kristen, 748-3401, email park_interpreter@yahoo.com.
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — Work in visitor center, groundskeeping, leading tours and more, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; 687-9742.
Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. 520-6745 , bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
     • Great American Clean-up, 9 a.m. April 21; gacppp.com.
Bear Creek Nature Center — 245 Bear Creek Road. Reservations: Paula, 520-6387, bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
     • Great American Clean-up, 9 a.m. April 21; gacppp.com.

    

    

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