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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • More kegs and wiener dogs at this year's Oktoberfest

    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    4-11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-
11 p.m. Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Security Service Field, 4385 Tutt Blvd., $10-$14, $8-$12 active military and 65 and older, $5 ages 6-20, $28 weekend pass; 635-8803, csoktober Something else: Wiener dog races, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday....

  • Blog: October is Arts Month

    Updated: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    Something feels a little special about October, doesn't it? Perhaps because it's Arts Month. The Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region (COPPeR) will kick-off the month-long appreciation with Artini, a free public event, at The Mansion downtown. Talented members of our community...

  • Impersonator shines light on the legendary Will Rogers

    Published: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    You think you know somebody, and then a historical impersonator comes along and changes everything. Doug Watson, a longtime Will Rogers impersonator from Oklahoma, recently shed light on the local Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, a tall, imposing tomb on the side of Cheyenne Mountain...

  • Blog: To flu shot or not to flu shot?

    Updated: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    I don't have good feelings about flu shots. Maybe because the one time I can remember receiving one, many years ago now, I passed out almost immediately afterward. Of course, nine times out of 10, I pass right the heck out after any sort of needle invades my body, so I shouldn't...

  • Rock Ledge Ranch Traditional Powwow set to make history Saturday

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    Native American veterans in headdresses. Rattling gourds. Traditional Native American drumming. And a new princess. History will be made Saturday at the Fifth Annual Garden of the Gods Rock Ledge Ranch Traditional Powwow. For the first time in almost four decades, a powwow princess...

  • Almost $100,000 awarded to local arts and cultural organizations in Colorado Creates grant program

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    Colorado Creative Industries awarded almost $100,000 in grants to 14 local arts and cultural organizations on Monday. The Colorado Creates grant program provides financial support to statewide nonprofit cultural organizations and government agencies that produce arts and cultural...

  • List: Select area museums will open doors for free on Saturday

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    Smithsonian magazine will once again provide folks with free admission to museums around the country. The 10th annual Museum Day Live! is Saturday. Local participating museums include Miramont Castle, ProRodeo Hall of Fame & Museum of the American Cowboy, May Natural History...

  • Gordon Lightfoot knows what's expected

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    7:30 p.m. Monday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $43-$68;
520-7469, Gordon Lightfoot knows what his fans want: the cream of the crop. The longtime performer is famous for his extensive playbook of beloved folk and pop songs from the 1960s and '70s,...

  • New chili variety pops at Pueblo's Loaf 'N Jug Chile and Frijoles Festival

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    There's a new pepper on the block at this year's Loaf 'N Jug Chile and Frijoles Festival in Pueblo. It's called the Pueblo Popper and was born from one scientist's craving for a stuffed chili pepper minus the soggy bottom, says Rod Slyhoff, president of the Pueblo Chamber of Commerce...

  • Colorado Springs tour invites the art-curious to step into a professional artist's studio

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Twenty artists in 13 locations, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, find maps online, free; info@pikespeak, Here's your chance to investigate the workings of professional artists in their natural habitat. The 11th Pikes Peak Studio Tour will...