Fire memorial to be unveiled at Black Forest Festival

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, intersection of Black Forest and Shoup roads, Black Forest, free; bfcommunityclub.org.

Something else: Pancake breakfast, 6:30-9:30 a.m, free; parade, 10:30 a.m.; Black Forest fire...

Must See Must Do: 5 best bets for fun this weekend around Colorado Springs

By: linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com

Here's a look at some of your best entertainment options in the Colorado Springs area over the next few days:

FRIDAY and SATURDAY

Big engines straining and the monster tires digging in: There's a...

Blog: Dave Chappelle coming to Colorado Springs

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

Here's one I never thought we'd get in Colorado Springs -- Dave Chappelle. The popular comedian will do one show on Sept. 16 at the Pikes Peak Center.

He's done some Denver shows in the last couple of years,...

Monster trucks freestyle, race, jump at Colorado Springs event

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Norris-Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road, $18-$60, $10-$35 ages 3-12, free ages 2 and younger; 635-1101, norrispenrose.com, ticketfly.com

Something else: Pit...

'Straight Outta Compton' a biopic to its own beat

By: Jake Coyle Associated Press

Starring O'Shea Jackson Jr., Jason Mitchell, Corey Hawkins, Aldis Hodge, Neil Brown Jr., Paul Giamatti; directed by F. Gary Gray; 142 minutes; R for language throughout, strong sexuality/ nudity, violence,...

'U.N.C.L.E' is lots of cool style, absolutely no substance

By: Katie Walsh Tribune News Service

Starring Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debickie, Jared Harris, Hugh Grant; directed by Guy Ritchie; 116 minutes; PG-13 for action violence, some suggestive content, and partial...

Movie minis

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"Grease Sing-A-Long" - (Musical, PG-13, 110 minutes). A summer romance goes kaput when the school year starts up, 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday and Wednesday. (Tinseltown, Cinemark, Hollywood)

"Vertigo"...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Aug. 14, 2015

STAGE

OPENING

Ron White - 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Friday, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., $46.75-$56.75; pikespeakcenter.com.

Joe Torry - Comedy Gold, 9 p.m. Friday, The Gold Room, 18 S....