Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, October 7

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

By Carlotta Olson Updated: October 6, 2017 at 7:42 am • Published: October 6, 2017 0
photo - “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” — Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 29, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St.
“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” — Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 29, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St.

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

    

MUSIC

The Aquabats —7 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood, $23; AX.

JEEP on the Rocks: Weezer — With X Ambassadors, 7:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, SOLD OUT.

Early Music - “The Speech of Angels” — 7:30 p.m., St. Mary’s Cathedral
The Long Run — Tribute to the Eagles, 8 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
Dallas Alley — 8 p.m., Benny’s Restaurant and Lounge
David Duff — 8 p.m., The Perk Downtown
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8:30 p.m., La Taverne
Trick Dog — 9 p.m., Johnny’s Navajo Hogan

    

BREW

Great American Beer Festival — (Through Saturday) Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St., Denver. Go online for ticket prices: greatamericanbeer festival.com.

Oktoberfest — 10 a.m.-6 p.m., La Veta; tinyurl.com/yajqo7be.

    

CRAFT FAIRS

Palmer Lake Art Group Arts and Crafts Fair — 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Palmer Lake Town Hall, 28 Valley Crescent, Palmer Lake; palmerlakeartgroup.com.
Craft Fair — 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Vista Grande Baptist Church, 5680 Stetson Hills Blvd.; 598-2139.
Holiday Bazaar — 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Stratmoor Hills United Methodist Church, 1705 Cheyenne Meadow Road; 576-0005, stratmoorhillsumc.org.

    

STAGE

Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood — 8 p.m., Paramount Theatre, Denver, $35.95-$45.95; AT.

Through Oct. 15: “Les Liaison Dangereuses” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 p.m. Sundays, Miners Alley Playhouse, Golden,$15-$25; minersalley.com.
Through Oct. 15: “August: Osage County” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Aurora, $25-$30; vintagetheatre.com.
Through Oct. 15: “My Brilliant Divorce” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Avenue Theater, Denver, $20-$27.50; tinyurl.com/y92za7hw.
Through Oct. 22: “The Little Dog Laughed” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, Vintage Theatre, Aurora, $15-$30; vintagetheatre.com.
Through Oct. 22: “Girls Only - The Secret Comedy of Women” — Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver, $39 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.
Through Oct. 28: “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” — 1 p.m. Saturdays, Miners Alley Playhouse, Golden, $10; minersalley.com.
Through Oct. 29: “Macbeth” — Space Theatre, Denver, $30 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.
Through Nov. 5: “The Music Man” — Thursdays-Sundays, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95-$62.95; coloradocandlelight.com.

Improv Comedy — With Stick Horses in Pants, 8-10 p.m. Friday, Lon Chaney Theater, 221 E. Kiowa St., $5-$10; thestickhorses.com/show-schedule.

Kris Covi — 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Loonees Comedy Corner, 1305 N. Academy Blvd., go online for ticket prices. Advance tickets: looneescc.wixsite.com/loonees.
“Our Shorts are Showing 5”
— Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday, 4 p.m. Sunday, The Theatre on Pecan, 1367 Pecan St., $5-$15; craft-pr.com.
“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery”
— Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 29, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $20 and up; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Toxic Avenger: The Musical” — Runs through Oct. 28, The Butte Theater, 130 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, $11-$20; buttetheater.com

Through Oct. 22: “Girls Only - The Secret Comedy of Women” — Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver, $39 and up. Go online for times and dates: denvercenter.org.

    

ART

“Through the Artists’ Eyes” — Works by Rick Forsythe and Robyn and Curt Elliott, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave. Exhibit runs through Oct. 30; aratiartists.com.
Steve Weed Exhibit — G44 Gallery, 1785 S. Eighth St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 11; g44gallery@gmail.com.

“Through the Looking Glass” — Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Oct. 16; commonwheel.com/through-the-looking-glass .html.
“The Disappearing Mining Landscape of Grant County, New Mexico” — Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 2225 North Gate Blvd. Exhibit runs through Dec. 9; wmmi.org.

Pikes Peak Pastel Society Regional Pastel Exhibition — Through Oct. 25, Library 21c, 1175 Chapel Hills Drive; tinyurl.com/y9h37udg.
Monochrome Photography Show — Through Oct. 28, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, 304 Colorado 105 Palmer Lake; lynn.pdphotographers@gmail.com.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100;tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.

“Democratic Visas” — Through Dec. 9, GOCA 1420, 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway; tinyurl.com/ybezmkmk.

Buck Walsky: “Beach Front” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Dec. 31. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

“Raízes/Roots: Transformations in Contemporary Brazilian Art” — Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Exhibit runs through Nov. 15. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Great Expectations” — Through Nov. 11, GOCA 121, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 100; tinyurl.com/y73wuzpc.
“The Art of Storytelling” — Through Dec. 31, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. 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.
“Ragnarök” — Works by Wendy Mike and De Lane Bredvik, through Jan. 7, 2018, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $12; 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.

Through Nov. 5: “Play” — Works by Pattie Lee Becker, Denver Botanic Gardens, Gates Garden Court Gallery, Denver; tinyurl.com/y8fwuaxx.

Through Nov. 5: Elsa Muñon Solo Exhibition — Abend Gallery, SugarCube Building, Denver; 1-303-355-0950, abendgallery.com.
Through Nov. 12: Frances Dodd: “Compelling Color” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Nov. 12: Allan McConnell: “Contrasts” — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.org.
Through Jan. 15: “Touched by the Hands of God: Michelangelo’s Models” — Loveland Art Museum, Loveland; sdc-arts.org.

    

OUT THERE

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

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.

     Lost and Geer Pond, 1 p.m. Saturday, Homestead Trailhead.

     Elk Bugling, 5:30 p.m. Saturday Oct. 7, Visitor Center.

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

     Children: Animals in Autumn, 10 a.m. Saturday, Visitor Center.

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.

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

      Active Adult Series: “The Story of Us” History Walking Tour, 1-2 p.m. Saturday, $5.

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

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.

    

RUNNING

 Great Pumpkin Race — 9:30 a.m.-noon, Venetucci Farm, 5210 US 85. Go online for cost and registration: ppcf.org/venetucci-farm

 Colorado Running Co. — For a list of runs and events, go to corunco.com.

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

     Nielson Two Mile Challenge, 8 a.m. Saturday, North Monument Valley Park.
     Rim to Rim 5K/10K, 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Arkansas River on the Royal Gorge Bridge.
     Bringing Hope 5K/10K, 9 a.m. Saturday, America the Beautiful Park.
     Wolf Ranch Fall Festival 5K, 9 a.m. Saturday, Tutt Boulevard and Leon Young Drive.
     RMCA 5K, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Stetson Park.

 

 

 COMMUNITY

 Vista Grande Community Church Silent Auction — 4:30-8 p.m. Saturday, to benefit local missions, 5460 N. Union Blvd.; 473-6485.
Go with the Flow Tampon Drive and Donation Concert
— 7-11:30 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Springs Rescue Mission, Triple Nickel Tavern, 26 S. Wahsatch Drive; tinyurl.com/yc9vrwhf.




VOLUNTEERING

Fountain Creek Nature Center — 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations: Paula, bcfcvolunteers@gmail.com.
Eleven Mile — Needs volunteer naturalist to help facilitate children’s craft and educational programs on Saturday mornings; Kristen, 748-3401, email park_interpreter@yahoo.com.
Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center — Volunteers needed to work in the visitor center, grounds keeping, leading tours and more, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, Divide; 687-9742.

    

    

    

    

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