Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 18

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

    

MUSIC

By Carlotta Olson Updated: May 17, 2018 at 9:27 pm • Published: May 17, 2018 0
photo - The Old Opera is illuminated during a rehearsal for the "Luminale" light festival in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, March 15, 2018. The "Luminale" with light installations all over the city starts on Saturday. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
The Old Opera is illuminated during a rehearsal for the "Luminale" light festival in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, March 15, 2018. The "Luminale" with light installations all over the city starts on Saturday. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

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

    

MUSIC

Arkaik — With Killing Creation, Creature of Habit, Ovira, Sins of Man, 6 p.m., Sunshine Studios Live
Elevated Sickness — With Paradigm, Dreaded Hallucinations, Lavinia Unknown, Subzenith,
7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Flying W Wranglers — 7 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
6035 — 7 p.m., Overtime Sports Bar & Grill
The Dinosaurchestra — 7:30 p.m., Front Range BBQ
Craig Walter — 8 p.m., Prime25
40oz Freedom Fighters — 8 p.m., Benny’s Restaurant and Lounge


Erianna Joy — 8 p.m., The Perk Downtown
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8:30 p.m., La Taverne
Twelve Valve Diesel, Tejon Street Corner Thieves, & Ponder the Albatross — 9 p.m., Peak 31
Kopesetic — 9 p.m., Johnny’s Navajo Hogan
    

STAGE

Friday Disney Junior Dance Party on Tour — 6 p.m., Paramount Theatre, Denver, $30-$50; AT.

“Broads, Blood, Blacklash” — 6:45-8 p.m. Friday, White Garage, 102 W. Colorado Ave.; tinyurl.com/yanxeyd6.
Improv Comedy
— With Stick Horses in Pants, 8 p.m. Friday, Lon Chaney Theater, 221 E. Kiowa St., $7-$10; thestickhorses.com.
Through May 19: “Incorruptible” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Coal Creek Theater, Louisville, $12-$20; cctlouisville.org.

Through May 20: “Gypsy” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Longmont Performing Arts Center, Longmont, go online for ticket prices: longmonttheatre.org.

“Fully Committed” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through May 20, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $18-$20; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“The North Plan” — 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through May 20, Springs Ensemble Theatre, 1903 E. Cache La Poudre St., $10-$15; springsensembletheatre.org/tickets.

“Irreversible” — A play by Jack Karp, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Sundays, through May 27, Pikes Peak Market, 9 S. Weber St., $6-$12, pay-what-you-can Sundays; counterweighttheatre.com.

Through May 27: “Bullets Over Broadway the Musical” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Aurora, $19-$38; vintagetheatre.org.

Through May 27: “The Who’s Tommy” — Stage Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

“The Incredible Circus Millibo” — 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays, through May 30, The Millibo Art Theatre, 1626 S. Tejon St., $12; themat.org.

Through June 2: “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Theater Co. of Lafayette, $13-$16; tclstage.org.

Through June 17: “Man of La Mancha” — Thursdays-Saturdays, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95 and up; coloradocandlelight.com.

Through June 24: “Human Error” — Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.
Through June 24: “District Merchants” — Miners Alley Playhouse, Golden. Go online for dates, times and ticket prices: minersalley.com.

“The Secret Garden” — 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Fridays, through June 30, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $14-$17; simpich.com.

            

        

ARTS

Art Show — 4-7:30 p.m. Friday, The Living Center at Sunny Vista, 2445 E. Cache La Poudre St.; 471-8700, sunnyvista.org.
“Artists in Action - Socially Driven Art of Colorado’s Front Range”
— Opens 5-8 p.m. Friday, Manitou Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through July 15; 685-1861, dustin@manitouartcenter.org.
“Garden Art”
— Opens 5-8 p.m. Friday, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through June 11; commonwheel.com.

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.

“Perceptual Set” — Works by Jess Preble, through May 25, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.

“Realism in Art” — Works by Howard Terpning, Bonnie Marris and Mort Kunstler, through May 26, Art Gallery of the Rockies Fine Arts & Custom Framing, 5039 N. Academy Blvd.; artgalleryoftherockies.com.

Recent Works by Rich Wojdula — Through May 27, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $5-$10; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Happy Splashes & Intricate Glazes” — Works by Barb McAdams and Curt & Robyn Elliott, through May 29, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.

“Waste Not, Want Not” — Through May 29, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; 520-1899, cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

“Detail” — Through May 29, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.; 520-1899, cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

“Road Trippin” — Through May 30, Tracy Miller Gallery, 16 Ruxton Ave., Manitou Springs; tracymillergallery.com.
Military Appreciation Art Exhibit — Through May 31, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/yben5ukw.
May Featured Artists — Works by Sherri Moore and Larry Haught, with guest artists, John and Sally McGraw, through May 31, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.
“Silk Paintings” — By Mary Gorman, through May 31, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St.; tinyurl.com/yar7e6r8.
“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.

Ovanes Berberian - “A One Man Show” — Broadmoor Galleries, 1 Lake Ave. Exhibit runs through June 3; broadmoorgalleries.com/events.

Works by Jean-Marc Richel — G44 Gallery, 1785 S. Eighth St. Exhibit runs through June 6; g44gallery@gmail.com.

Works by Dan Riddle — Through June 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/yben5ukw.

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.

Watercolor Exhibition — With 63 watercolor artists, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive. Exhibit runs through June 27; 588-3523, lousosalla@hotmail.com.

Through July 4: “Borderlands of Southern Colorado” — El Pueblo History Museum, Pueblo; historycolorado.org/el-pueblo-history-museum.

Works by Morten Fadum — Through July 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; 265-6694, tinyurl.com/y9uhxknx.

“Lazy Stitch” — Through July 21, Marie Walsh Sharpe Gallery of Contemporary Art, Ent Center for the Arts, 5525 N. Nevada Ave.; tinyurl.com/y8nhgxq5.

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.

Through Aug. 12: Jeffrey Gibson: “Like a Hammer” — Denver Art Museum, Denver; denverartmuseum.org.

Through Sept. 23: “Pixelated” — Works by Mike Whiting, Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Gates Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/ydxsenx9.

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.

“WWI to Afghanistan” Exhibit — Sundays through Nov. 11, Dragonman, 1200 Dragonman Drive; 683-2200.

“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

Through Sunday: Columbine Classic Reining Horse Show — 8 a.m., Colorado State Fairgrounds, Horse Show Arena, 1001 Beulah Ave., Pueblo; thecolumbineclassic.com.

Through Sunday: Gaited Training Clinic — With Nicole Carswell Tolle, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Clear Springs Ranch, Fountain, $450-$550. Registration: Nicole, 553-7283, clearspringsranch@gmail.com.

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.

     Cahill Pond, 9:15 a.m. Friday, Grouse Mountain Trailhead.

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

Nature Programs 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


  

      
VOLUNTEERING

Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo — Volunteer docents, 5200 Nature Center Road, Pueblo. Register: 549-2414.
Bear Creek and Fountain Creek nature centers — Help with environmental education and visitor information; Paula Megorden, 520-6387, bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.

     

COMMUNITY

Art Show — 4-7:30 p.m. Friday, to benefit The Living Center at Sunny Vista, 2445 E. Cache La Poudre St.; 471-8700, sunnyvista.org.
Spring Plant Sale — 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 20, to benefit Horticultural Art Society, H.A.S. Demonstration Garden, 222 Mesa Road; 357-9427, hasgardens.org.

 




 

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