Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, September 9

By Carlotta Olson Published: September 8, 2017 0
photo - Van Briggle Pottery Festival and Tour — 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with tours every 20 minutes, Van Briggle Building, 1125 Glen Ave., $12
Van Briggle Pottery Festival and Tour — 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with tours every 20 minutes, Van Briggle Building, 1125 Glen Ave., $12

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

    

FESTIVALS

Sept. 7-10: Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Highland Festival — Estes Park; scotfest.com.

Briarfest Community Festival — 5-11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 8755 Scarborough Drive, free, ride tickets available for purchase; briarfest.com.

High Peaks Music Festival — Westcliffe; highpeaksmusicfestival.org.
Saturday and Sunday: Colorado Artfest — Downtown Castle Rock; castlerockculture.com.

    

SPECIAL EVENT

Van Briggle Pottery Festival and Tour — 9 a.m.-3 p.m., with tours every 20 minutes, Van Briggle Building, 1125 Glen Ave., $12; coloradocollege.edu/other/wes/events.html.

       

BREW

Edelweiss Summerfest 2017 — noon-10 p.m. Saturday, noon-8 p.m. Sunday, Edelweiss Restaurant, 34 E. Ramona Ave.; tinyurl.com/y8hgs5ab.
Harvest Beer Festival — Music, food, kid’s activities and more, Parque de Vida, Cortez; tinyurl.com/hv3traq.
Chili and Beer Fest — Locally made chili, craft beer and live music, Crested Butte; cbchamber.com/events.
Lafayette Brew Fest — Explore craft/micro beers one pour at a time. Lafayette; tinyurl.com/hv5fjow.

    

MUSIC

Onerepublic — With Fitz and the Tantrums, James Arthur, 7 p.m., Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre, Greenwood Village, $25-$145; AX.
Friday-Sunday: STS9 — 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Sunday, p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $42.50 and up; AX.
Saturday: Seu Jorge — 9 p.m., Ogden Theatre, Denver, $50.75; AX.
Saturday and Sunday: Grieves — 9 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $120; AX.

Woodland Music Series — With The Nostalgics, 11 a.m., Ute Pass Cultural Center or Woodland Pavilion
Gold Hill Mesa Summer Concert Series — With Jody Adams and Red Dirt Bluegrass, 4:30 p.m. Gold Hill Mesa
Spawnbreezie — With New Kingston, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Brewer and Shipley - One Toke Over the Line — 8 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
6035 — 8 p.m., Benny’s Restaurant and Lounge
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8:30 p.m., La Taverne

    

STAGE

“The Nerd” — 7 p.m., through Sept. 23, The Butte Theater, 130 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek, $11-$20; buttetheater.com.

Through Sept. 17: “Dinner” — 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 6 p.m. Sundays, The Edge Theater Co., Lakewood, $30; theedgetheater.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.

 Sept. 7-Nov. 5: “The Music Man” — Thursdays-Sundays, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95-$62.95; coloradocandlelight.com.

 Landry — Opens 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. and 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.
“Heisenberg” — Opens 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 24, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Regent Circle, $18-$42; theatreworkscs.org.
“Going to the Dogs - A Love Story” — Opens 7:30 p.m. Friday, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Western Jubilee Warehouse, 433 E. Cucharras St., suggested $15 donation; rawtools.org.
“Parallel Lives” — Opens 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 1, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St., $18-$20; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.

Through Oct. 15: “My Brilliant Divorce” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sept. 17, Avenue Theater, Denver, $20-$27.50; tinyurl.com/y92za7hw.
Ali Wong — 7 p.m., Paramount Theatre, Denver, $39.50-$65; AT.
Howie Mandel — With Dan Naturman, 8 p.m., Bellco Theatre, Denver, $39-$69; AX.
Through Oct. 7: “The Mystery of Love and Sex” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, The John Hand theater, Denver, $20-$23; firehousetheatercompany.com.
 

     

ART

"Messthetics" - Through Sept. 23. Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave.: cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com.

Pikes Peak Community College Faculty Art Show — Through Sept. 28, Pikes Peak Community College, Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.; 502-3135.
“Fall Out of Summer” — Works Reveille Kennedy and Dan Masimer, through Sept. 28, Arati Artists Gallery, 2425 W. Colorado Ave.; aratiartists.com.
“Ephemera” — Works by Tony Achilles, through Sept. 29, The Modbo, 17C E. Bijou St.; themodbo.com.
“Art Works @ Gallery 113” — Through Sept. 29, Plaza of the Rockies, 121 S. Tejon St.; 260-6637, michaeljpach@gmail.com.

September Featured Artists — Works Lisa Dillmann and Jacqueline Pearson, with guest artist, Suzanne Favier, through Sept. 30, Boulder Street Gallery, 206 N. Tejon St.; 636-9358, boulderstreetgallery.com.

“Something New” — Through Sept. 30, Bridge Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave.; thebridgeartgallery.com.

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.
Works by Maggie Quinn
— Green Horse Gallery, 729 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Sept. 12; greenhorsegallery.com.
“About Face”
— Works by Julie Kirkland, Arelene Woods and Nancy Morse, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Sept. 11; 685-1008, commonwheel.com.
“Utopia: Peach Blossom in Springs” — Works by T’Alyne, through Sept. 9, Hagnauer Gallery, MAC, 513 Building, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; manitouartcenter.org.
“Force/Resistance” — Through Sept. 9, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Bruno Munro: Thank You for a Very Enjoyable Game” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Everyday Extraordinary: From Rembrandt to Warhol” — Through Sept. 17, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, 30 W. Dale St. Call or go online for admission costs; 634-5583, csfineartscenter.org.
“Seeking Surfaces” — Works by Jeremiah Welsh, through Sept. 22, Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, 121 S. Tejon St., Suite 111; peakradar.com/event/seeking-surfaces.
Religious Fine Art Show — Through Sept. 24, with artist reception, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 22, The Abbey Events Complex, 2951 E. Highway 50, Cañon City; Brenda McKay, 275-8631 ext. 3 , Brenda.mckay@theabbeycc.com.
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.
“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 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.
Through Sept. 24: Sculpture by Alexander Calder — Denver Botanic Gardens, York Street, Denver; botanicgardens.org.
Through Sept. 24: “My World: Line, Color, Choice” by Ramona Lapsley — Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo; sdc-arts.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.

Through Oct. 1: “Touched by the Hands of God: Michelangelo’s Models” — Space Gallery, La Veta; sdc-arts.org.

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

    

COMMUNITY

Thrift, Book, Art, Antique and Bake Sale — Boiler replacement fundraiser, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Gateway Presbyterian Church, 731 Castle Road; 473-3430, gatewaypres.org.

Fall Bulb Sale — 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Horticultural Arts Society, HAS Heritage Garden, Monument Valley Park, 1117 Glen Ave.; hasgardens.org.
Evergreen Cemetery Historic Walking Tour — 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, to benefit restoration projects by the Evergreen Cemetery Benevolent Society, Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 Hancock Expressway; evergreencemeterysociety.com.
Rockin’ the Beach — 5:30-10 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Silver Key Senior Services, Antlers hotel, 4. S. Cascade Ave. Reservations: silverkey.org.
Night of White Lights — 6-10 p.m. Saturday, to benefit Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, location to be revealed before the event. Advance tickets: csysa.com.
Ladies’ Tea — 9:30-11 a.m. or 1:30-3 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 14, to benefit those supported by Dream Center, Glen Eyrie Castle & Conference Center, 3820 N. 30th St. Registration: tinyurl.com/ycyua5s9.
    

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. Free guided hikes for families, 1:30-3 p.m. daily through Labor Day.
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.

     Noble/Osborn Trail, 9:15 a.m. Saturday, Black Bear Trailhead.
     Elk Bugling, 6:15 p.m. Saturday, register at Visitor Center.

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

     Touch Table: Aspens, 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Camper Services.
     Children: Discover Skulls of Colorado Wildlife, 1 p.m. Saturday, Visitor Center.
     Touch Table: Tracks, 2-4 p.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.

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

     Sustainability Series: Vermicomposting - Look Who’s Coming to Dinner, 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, $5.

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

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

    

VOLUNTEERING
Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo — Volunteer docent program, 5200 Nature Center Road, Pueblo. Registration: 549-2414.
Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center — Needs volunteers for the information desk; Bret Tennis, 219-0108.
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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