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Colorado Springs area military events starting Oct. 29, 2017

October 28, 2017 Updated: October 28, 2017 at 2:34 pm
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THROUGH NOV. 11

Military Exchange Shopping - The Army, Air Force and Navy exchange will start allowing all honorably discharged veterans to shop online. Registration required by Nov. 11: 1-844-868-8672.

THROUGH NOVEMBER 2018

"Trenches to Treaties: World War I in Remembrance" - 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, Money Museum, 818 N. Cascade Ave., $5, $4 for seniors, military and students, free for ages 12 and younger; 632-2646, money.org.

WEDNESDAY

Veterans Job Fair - 11 a.m.-3 p.m., DoubleTree hotel, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.; recruitmilitary.com.

SATURDAY

Veterans Day Parade - 9:30 a.m., Tejon Street, starting at St. Vrain Street and ending at Vermijo Avenue; cosvetsparade.org.

Garden of the Gods Chick-fil-A Skate for Free Chicken - To benefit Angels of America's Fallen, 10 p.m.-midnight, 575 Garden of the Gods Road. Go online for registration fee. Registration: tinyurl.com/yb32dtxl.

NOV. 5

Military and First Responders Ninja Warrior Competition - Open to active duty, retired, veterans, spouses and dependents, 5-8 p.m., Springs Trampoline and Ninja Park, 2512 Airport Road, $25-$35. Registration: springstp.com/ninja-competitions.

NOV. 7

Honoring the Brave Breakfast - Hosted by Peak Military Care Network, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Antlers hotel, 4 S. Cascade Ave. Registration: tinyurl.com/y7qqqe57.

NOV. 8

Latino Community Luncheon to Honor Veterans - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive, $18-$20. Reservations required by Friday: latinocommunityluncheon.com.

ONGOING

Pikes Peak Chapter/Military Officers Association of America - Open to active-duty, retired and former officers in seven uniformed services. Monthly and special events. Activities include member luncheons, Business Professionals dinners, TOPS group breakfasts, Investment Club, more. Information and reservations: ppcmoaa.org.

Navy League Colorado Springs Council Bi-monthly Dinners - Open to anyone who supports the four sea services. No requirement to have served; navyleague-coloradosprings.org.

Readiness classes - 1-2:30 p.m. Mondays, Peterson Air Force Base; tinyurl.com/aq7a8uo.

Sampson AFB basic training graduates or permanent party personnel breakfast - 8 a.m., first Tuesday, Perkins Restaurant, 3295 E. Platte Ave.; Joe Coughlin, 574-7720, jfc752@msn.com.

USAFA Pre-Deployment Briefings - 11 a.m. Tuesdays or 2 p.m. Thursdays. Spouses are highly encouraged to attend these briefings. Registration: 333-3444.

The National Museum of World War II Aviation tours - 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m., Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 755 Aviation Way, $8 prepaid or $10 walk-in for adults, $5 prepaid, $6 walk-in for children ages 4-12, $6 prepaid, $8 walk-in for seniors, retired and active duty armed forces with ID. Space limited for tours, registration recommended: worldwariiaviation.org.

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Want to get the word out about your military or veterans event? Email carlotta.olson@gazette.com with details.

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