A few entertainment options beyond Colorado Springs this weekend:
Get ready for a big night of country Friday when chart-topper Jason Aldean performs with special guests Chris Young, Kane Brown and Dee Jay Silver at Denver's Pepsi Center. Aldean's touring in support of his 2016 album "They Don't Know" that made its debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and Country Albums charts and has yielded three No. 1 singles, according to Rolling Stone. The concert stars at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $40.25-$80.25, altitudetickets.com.
Colorado wine country celebration
Visit Colorado's wine country in gorgeous Palisade for a four-day celebration of the fruit of the grape. Enjoy food and wine pairings at restaurants in Grand Junction Thursday through Sunday, $20 or less; a wine country bus tour Friday, $110; vineyards tour Saturday $65-175; and the winefest on Saturday, $25-$190. Info: coloradowinefest.com.