Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, August 5

By Carlotta Olson Updated: August 4, 2017 at 4:25 pm • Published: August 4, 2017 0
photo - Beat the Heat BBQ, Brews and Chili Festival — Cole Park, Alamosa
Mike Christy, The Gazette
Beat the Heat BBQ, Brews and Chili Festival — Cole Park, Alamosa Mike Christy, The Gazette

Here's a look at a variety of events Saturday around Colorado Springs and beyond:

    

SPECIAL EVENTS

Through Aug. 20: Housing & Building Association of Colorado Springs Parade of Homes — 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, $10, free for ages 17 and younger. Advance tickets: springsparade.com.

    

FESTIVALS

Beat the Heat BBQ, Brews and Chili Festival — Cole Park, Alamosa; alamosa.org.

Beer Festival — Music, unlimited tastings and more, Hideaway Park, Winter Park, $15 and up. Advance tickets: winterparkbeerfestival.com.

Bluegrass and Beer Festival —Sat. and Sun. With 100 brews from more than 40 breweries, Keystone: keystonefestivals.com.

    

MUSIC

Thievery Corporation — With DeVotchKa and That 1 Guy, 7 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $44.75-$100; AX.
Alabama — With Lee Ann Womack, 7:30 p.m., Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre, Greenwood Village, $25-$125; AX.
Delta Rae — 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $15-$19.99; AX.
James Vincent McMorrow — 9 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood, $25.75; AX.
Tyler Childers — With Sammy Brue, 7 p.m., Lost Lake Lounge, Denver, $8-$15; TF.

Cari Dell — 5 p.m., Gold Hill Liquor Store
Saliva — With Distant Warning, Fall From Silence, The Endless Line, Iridium, 5:30 p.m., Sunshine Studios Live
Diamond Rio — 6 p.m., Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Wynonna & the Big Noise — 8 p.m., Royal Gorge Bridge and Park


    

STAGE

“Don’t Drink the Water” — Presented by the First Co., 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, through Aug. 13, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave., $5-$15. Advance tickets: 1-866-967-8167, firstcompanytheater.org.

Through Aug. 20: “Broadway Bound” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 and 6 p.m. Sundays, Miners Alley Playhourse, Golden, $16-$27; minersalley.com.
Through Aug. 26: “On Golden Pond” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, The John Hand Theater, Denver, $12-$23; thisisspotlight.com.
Through Aug. 27: “Cinderella” — Thursdays-Sundays, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown. Go online for times, $29.50 and up; coloradocandlelight.com.

Through Aug. 20: “My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish & I’m in Therapy” — 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, $40-$59; lakewood.showare.com.

“Gidion’s Knot” by Johanna Adams — 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 4 p.m. Sunday, Springs Ensemble Theatre, 1903 E. Cache La Poudre St., $10-$15. Advance tickets: tinyurl.com/y93ma937.

“Much Ado About Nothing” — 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, through Aug. 19, Rock Ledge Ranch, 3105 Gateway Road, $18-$42; theatreworkscs.org.
“After Dark” — Through Aug. 24, The Butte Theater, 130 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, $11-$20; buttetheater.com.

“Annie, Get Your Gun” — Through Aug. 26, The Butte Theater, 130 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, $11-$20;buttetheater.com.

“Cyrano de Burgershack” — 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday, Fountain Community Theatre, 326 W. Alabama Ave., Fountain, $7-$10; fountaintheater.org.

“Petrograd” — 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave., $5-$15; theatredart.org.
“Circus of the Night - The Flapper Follies” — 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Aug. 26, Millibo Art Theatre, 1626 S. Tejon St., $25. Advance tickets: themat.org.
“Tinker Yorkinee Spree’s Fantabulous Suitcase Circus” — 2:30 and 4 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, through Sept. 9, Simpich Showcase, 2413 W. Colorado Ave., $10.50 in advance, $12 at door; simpich.com/circus.


  

ART

“Colorful Expressions” — Works by Lori Watry, Barb McAdams and Dusty and Craig Shutt, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Exhibit runs through Aug. 31; aratiartists.com.

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.

Through Sept. 24: “My World: Line, Color, Choice” by Ramona Lapsley — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Works by Emma Powell — Through Sept. 30, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“How Do You See God?”— Works by 59 artists, through Aug. 31, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/hd4vr52

Featured Artist — Deborah King, through Sept. 7, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/ok6ysjp.

Through Sept. 10: Works by Jeremy Manyik and “The History Art of Brass Rubbing” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 17: Tom Taylor: “Wildlife Designs” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.

“Still-Life and Scenic Symphony” — Works by Paulette Triplett, Eva Spengler and Katie Williams, through Sept. 5, St. George’s Anglican Church Art Gallery, 217 E. Pikes Peak Ave.; 634-3364, stgac.org.

“Immersion” — Works by Dan and Kathleen Krucoff, Commonwheel Artists Gallery 102 Cañon Ave., Manitou Springs Exhibit runs through Aug.14; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.
Handblown Glass —
Created by Jon Bush, Green Horse Gallery, 729 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Aug. 14; 685-0636, greenhorsegallery.com.
“Utopia: Peach Blossom in Springs”
— Works by T’Alyne, Hagnauer Gallery, MAC, 513 Building, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit run through Sept. 9; manitouartcenter.org.

“Ragnarök”  — Works by Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Jan. 7, $12; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Bruno Munro: Thank You for a Very Enjoyable Game” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Seeking Surfaces” — Works by Jeremiah Welsh, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111. Exhibit runs through Sept. 22; peakradar.com/event/seeking-surfaces.
Through Aug. 6: “Color” — Works by Teresa Booth Brown, Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver. Registration required for opening reception: botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: Sculpture by Alexander Calder — Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver; botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: “Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandt’s Etchings” — Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Sept. 30: “At the Water’s Edge: Floral and Fowl” — Works by Michael Warren and Darryl Trott, Old South Frame and Gallery, Denver; 1-303-715-3828.

Featured Artists — Pasty Muir Ray, through Aug. 17, Academy Art & Frame Co., 7560 N. Academy Blvd.; tinyurl.com/ok6ysjp.

“Force/Resistance” — Through Sept. 9, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Everyday Extraordinary: From Rembrandt to Warhol” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Sept. 17. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Positive Exposure: The Spirit of Difference” — Works by photographer Rick Guidotti, through Dec. 31, Chapel Hills Mall, 1510 Briargate Blvd.; tinyurl.com/z78epdz.

“The Art of Storytelling” — Through Dec. 31, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 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.

    

    

    

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