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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, Sept. 15

September 14, 2017 Updated: September 14, 2017 at 11:06 am
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A festivarian dances to Margo Price as the sun begins to set Saturday, June 17, 2017 during the third day of the 44th Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival in Telluride, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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

    

FESTIVALS

Sept. 14-17: Colorado Mountain Winefest — Palisade; coloradowinefest.com.

Sept. 15-17: Telluride Blues and Brews Festival — Beer, music and more, Telluride; telluride blues.com.

    

MUSIC

Rebelution — 7:30 p.m., Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, $$44.50-$50; AX.
Jason Aldean — With Chris Young, Kane Brown, Dee Jay Silver, 7:30 p.m., Pepsi Center, Denver, $40.25-$80.25; AT.
Carbon Leaf — 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $20; AX.
Cigarettes After Sex — 8 p.m., Bluebird Theater, Denver, $16-$18; AX.
Banks — 8:30 p.m., Ogden Theatre, Denver, $32.50; AX.
Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors — 9 p.m., Gothic Theatre, Englewood, $20; AX.


Alan Joseph Solo Jazz Guitar — 6 p.m., Trap Traders
Amzy — With The Solid Ocean, 7 p.m., The Black Sheep
Joe Uvegas, Beatidudes and Blue Opera Grass — 7 p.m., Buffalo Grass Acoustic Society
Cash’d Out — Johnny Cash Tribute, 8 p.m., Stargazers Theatre and Event Center
Soulsmith Unlimited — 8 p.m., Benny’s Restaurant and Lounge
Lewis Mock and La Taverne Orchestra — 8:30 p.m., La Taverne
Sofa Killers — 8:30 p.m., Back East Bar and Grill
Alan Joseph Trio — 9 p.m., Wild Goose Meeting House
Steele Street — 9 p.m., The Whiskey Baron Dance Hall & Saloon
Riverbottom, FN Wilde, Embrace the Dirt, Gravel — 9 p.m., Peak 31

    

STAGE

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.
“Dogs: The Musical”
— Open 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 1, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, 427 E. Colorado Ave., pay what you can. Advance tickets: theatredart.org.

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

 Zoltan — 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” — 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.
“Parallel Lives” — 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 Sept. 24: “The Marvelous Wonderettes” — 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, $20-$36; performancenow.org.
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.
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, 4 p.m. Sunday, 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 Nov. 5: “The Music Man” — Thursdays-Sundays, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, Johnstown, $29.95-$62.95; coloradocandlelight.com.

     

ART

“Through the Looking Glass” Artist’s Reception — 5-8 p.m. Friday, Commonwheel Artists Co-op, 102 Canon Ave., Manitou Springs. Exhibit runs through Oct. 16; commonwheel.com/through-the-looking-glass .html.
Folk Art Festival
— Opens noon-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, to benefit the Holly Berry House, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, 3105 Gateway Road, $2-$6; tinyurl.com/ybdmwomj.

“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.

"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.
“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. 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.

    

OUT THERE

Ute Valley Park Bioblitz — Scientists from the community will be documenting as many living species as they can find in 24 hours, 3:30 p.m. Friday-7:30 a.m. Saturday, new Ute Valley Parking Lot, off of South Rockrimmon Boulevard; coloradosprings.gov/uvpbioblitz.

Sept. 14-17: Bike Festival — Group rides, bike films, chainless race, bike parade, Salida; salidachamber.org.
    
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.

     Rock Canyon Trail, 9 a.m. Friday, Rock Pond Trailhead.
     Elk Bugling, 6 p.m. Friday, register at Visitor Center.

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

     Touch Table: Owls, 2-4 p.m. Friday, Visitor Center.

     The Importance of Bees, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Amphitheater.

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.

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

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

    

COMMUNITY

Art Supplies Donation Drive — Through Friday, to benefit Mesa Elementary School, RE/MAX Real Estate Group, 12265 Oracle Blvd., Suite 105; 373-1906.

Beer Dinner — 5:30 p.m. Friday, to benefit Catholic Charities’ Life Skills and Career Development Program, Marian House Soup Kitchen, 4 W. Bijou St. Reservations: localrelic.com.
Harvest Celebration — 6-8 p.m. Friday, to benefit Colorado Springs Food Rescue, The Barn at Venetucci Farm, 5210 US 85. Reservations: tinyurl.com/y754q8kp.
75th Anniversary of Family Life Services — Dinner, 6-8 p.m. Friday, Heritage Festival, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, 1880 S. Cascade Ave. Reservations required for dinner: 632-4661 , sues.hess@flscs.org.
Folk Art Festival — Noon-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 17, to benefit the Holly Berry House, Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site, 3105 Gateway Road; tinyurl.com/ybdmwomj.

    

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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