Colorado Springs area art events starting Nov. 13, 2015



"Combat Paper: Memories in Pulp" Exhibit Opening - 5-7:30 p.m. Friday, Pikes Peak Community College, The Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave. Exhibit runs through Dec. 4;...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Nov. 13, 2015



"Kraemer's Characters: An Intergenerational Children's Theater Performance" - 2-3 p.m. Saturday, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., free. Registration: 387-6000,...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Nov. 13, 2015


- Ancient Mariner - 962 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-5503,

- Back East Bar and Grill - Monument - 1455 Cipriani Loop, Monument; 488-2252,...

Holiday Food & Gift Fest fun for all ages this weekend

By: Hannah Blick,

In 1987, the first Holiday Food and Gift Festival made an appearance in Denver. Seventeen years ago, it expanded south to Colorado Springs and the rest is holiday history.

Vienna Boys' Choir makes appearance at First United Methodist Church

By: Jennifer Mulson

7 p.m. Friday, First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada Ave., $30-$35, $20 seniors and military (these tickets are sold out), $15 21 and younger; 884-2504,

There's a vocal tradition in...

Colorado Springs college wins Gingerbread Masterpiece Challenge

By: teresa farney

Three years and counting.

Bon Appetit Management Co., the food service supplier for Colorado College, won bragging rights for the third year in a row for its La Petite Victorian Bakery gingerbread house...

Don a bear suit, raise funds at inaugural Bear Creek's Bear Run

By: Jennifer Mulson

Don't panic if you see a bear run by on Saturday. Or even a whole group of bears.

It's just a bunch of runners and walkers doing the inaugural Bear Creek's Bear Run, a 3K (1.86 miles) charity fun run to...

Dining review: Even the 'pros' need improvement at Colorado Springs steak house

By: Robin Intemann,

To say Cowboy Star Restaurant and Butcher Shop is a steak house is an understatement. It's steak city. There are other options like seafood and poultry, but beef rules. Big time.

According to the menu,...