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Territory Days in Colorado Springs honors history of state's first capital

Fri, May 25, 2018 - 12:00 PM 0

Once upon a time, in a town not that far away, scandalous activity was keeping the Woman's Christian Temperance Union up at night.  It was the late 1800s,...

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Meadowgrass Music Festival celebrates 10th anniversary with evolved mix of genres

Fri, May 25, 2018 - 9:13 PM 0

For 10 years, a homegrown music festival has been bringing local and regional bands and scores of loyal fans to a corner of Black Forest - just north of...

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Q&A with Chris Daughtry before his band's concert next week in Colorado Springs
Q&A with Chris Daughtry before his band's concert next week in Colorado Springs

By: Michelle Karas - 0 4 hr ago

The rock band Daughtry will perform its only Colorado stop on its current tour Tuesday at Pikes Peak Center. Chris Daughtry, a finalist on Season 5...

'Lost in Space' is adrift in that vast area between shows for kids and shows for grown-ups
'Lost in Space' is adrift in that vast area between shows for kids and shows for grown-ups

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Pawing through pop culture's never-ending garage sale, Netflix has come up with a conspicuously big but dissatisfyingly flat remake of "Lost in Space,"...

Pikes Pick: A dozen powerful phrases to fuel relationships
Pikes Pick: A dozen powerful phrases to fuel relationships

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Sat, May 26, 2018

"It's like this." "I don't know." "Good enough." "I love you." Kelly Corrigan's new nonfiction book "Tell Me More" is divided into a collection of...

10 things to do for Memorial Day weekend in the Colorado Springs area
10 things to do for Memorial Day weekend in the Colorado Springs area

By: - 0 8 hr ago

You might be looking for an extravagant event, or maybe you're just looking for something cheap and easy. Whatever it is, we've got the events you...

Pikes Pick: Catch this Colorado Springs brew before it's gone
Pikes Pick: Catch this Colorado Springs brew before it's gone

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sat, May 26, 2018

The suds float around Colorado Springs, coming and going as more and more brewers experiment more and more. Some of those suds are worth catching...

Colorado Springs summer beer passports come with rewards
Colorado Springs summer beer passports come with rewards

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 22 hr ago

We're on the cusp of summer adventure season. I trust you've got your passport in order. Not that passport. Your beer passport. Or, rather,...

78 fairs and rodeos in Colorado
78 fairs and rodeos in Colorado

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

FAIRS AND RODEOS - Denver - Capitol Hill People's Fair: Arts and crafts, food, entertainment and more. June 1-3, Civic Center Park, Denver;...

Colorado summer festivals: Music, beer, food and more
Colorado summer festivals: Music, beer, food and more

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

There is certainly no shortage of festivals to keep you occupied over the next several months. Whatever your passion, whether it be beer, music, food,...

Colorado Springs sweet treat spot a place to savor at The Broadmoor
Colorado Springs sweet treat spot a place to savor at The Broadmoor

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Yesterday

Say "Goodbye partner" to Cheyenne Gourmet and "Bonjour" to Café Julie's at The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Cheyenne Gourmet was the gift store next to...

Restaurant review: No spice, no glory at Colorado Springs Mexican mainstay
Restaurant review: No spice, no glory at Colorado Springs Mexican mainstay

By: Robin Intemann - 0 Yesterday

Enchiladas and tacos and beans, oh my. At Señor Manuel's, they're nothing to fear, but neither are they the best renditions of standard Mexican...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 25 includes Taylor Swift
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 25 includes Taylor Swift

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area and beyond, from the Taylor Swift stadium concert in Denver to MeadowGrass...

Pikes Pick: Absurdities of 'The Bachelor' franchise make it fun
Pikes Pick: Absurdities of 'The Bachelor' franchise make it fun

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Yesterday

As a married man approaching 50, I freely admit I'm not in the demographic for a typical viewer of "The Bachelor" franchise. That said, I watch the...

The 24 movies everyone will be talking about this summer
The 24 movies everyone will be talking about this summer

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What's that buzz? Is it the hum of the Millennium Falcon, warming up in "Solo: A Star Wars Story"? Or could it be the insistent, thrumming soundtrack...

The young Han Solo movie is here. And let's just say a robot is the best part.
The young Han Solo movie is here. And let's just say a robot is the best part.

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"Solo: A Star Wars Story" begins with the Star Wars franchise's signature tag line, "A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away." But it seems only...

10 TV series to watch this summer
10 TV series to watch this summer

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Yesterday

Summer is almost here, and with it come thoughts of swimming pools, mountain hikes and grilling. But Hollywood still wants you in front of your...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, May 27
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, May 27

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:      BREW Blues, Brews and BBQ Festival — Top barbecue...

Morgan Freeman apologizes in wake of harassment accusations
Morgan Freeman apologizes in wake of harassment accusations

By: - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman apologized on Thursday to anyone who may have felt "uncomfortable or disrespected" by his behavior, after CNN...

Colorado Springs summer festivals: balloons, bluegrass, beer and more
Colorado Springs summer festivals: balloons, bluegrass, beer and more

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Summer in Colorado Springs means festivals, festivals and more festivals. Whatever your niche, this city has a little something for everyone.

Bluegrass on the Arkansas in Salida features free weekend of Colorado music
Bluegrass on the Arkansas in Salida features free weekend of Colorado music

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

The bluegrass festival that kicks off summer in the picturesque Chaffee County town of Salida started in a downtown park by the river. The Rotary Club...

Things to do around Colorado Springs this weekend: Indian Motorcycles, Territory Days, Day of Rock, river festivals, Platte Avenue history, Cirque, Fever 333
Things to do around Colorado Springs this weekend: Indian Motorcycles, Territory Days, Day of Rock, river festivals, Platte Avenue history, Cirque, Fever 333

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

A look at weekend events in and around Colorado Springs over the weekend and upcoming days. The "Cirque Du Soleil - Corteo" production tours again,...

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting May 24, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Festivals, specials and other beer-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area music events starting May 26, 2018
Colorado Springs area music events starting May 26, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Concerts, gigs and other music events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area stage events starting May 24, 2018
Colorado Springs area stage events starting May 24, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Plays, comedy acts and other stage events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting May 24, 2018
Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting May 24, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Heading out of town? Here are some music, stage, art events and festivals around Colorado.

Colorado Springs area art events starting May 24, 2018
Colorado Springs area art events starting May 24, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

Galleries, exhibits and other art events in and around Colorado Springs.

Cons, cash in Colorado Springs production of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels'
Cons, cash in Colorado Springs production of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels'

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

The Tony Award-winning 2004 musical "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" will polish off the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College's theater...

Beyond the Springs:...Food fight and beer
Beyond the Springs:...Food fight and beer

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

The fight goes down on Thursday in Denver...the Chicken Fight! The everything fried chicken and whiskey festival takes place from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, May 24
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, May 24

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

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

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, May 26
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, May 26

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

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

Interlocking fables tell of man and trees
Interlocking fables tell of man and trees

By: Seth Boster - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

TV tonight All the back-stabbing and blind-siding come to an end on "Survivor" when the reality franchise crowns its season 36 champion. As usual,...

GO! stories previewed on KKTV
GO! stories previewed on KKTV

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

The Gazette's Michelle Karas was a guest on the KKTV 11 News 9 a.m. newscast with anchors Rebekah Hoeger and Adam Atchison on Wednesday. Karas talked...

Disney on Ice set to make winter stop in Colorado
Disney on Ice set to make winter stop in Colorado

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

"Disney on Ice presents Dare to Dream" will be at Pepsi Center in Denver this winter.

Bands that flourished after playing MeadowGrass Music Festival
Bands that flourished after playing MeadowGrass Music Festival

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

Since the MeadowGrass Music Festival debuted in Black Forest in 2009, a number of bands that played there have made it big. This Memorial Day weekend...

Celtic Woman soothes world weary, will play in Colorado Springs
Celtic Woman soothes world weary, will play in Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

Touring the world isn't all glitz and glamour. After soprano Máiréad Carlin finishes her last note with Celtic Woman, she goes backstage, peels off...

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