Save the Dates: 2017 Nonprofit Events Update

January 22, 2017 Updated: February 7, 2017 at 3:41 pm
photo - Mike and Maureen Juran at the 2016 RBA Gala where Altia was named Company of the Year. The 2017 fundraiser and awards are scheduled in November.
  111216 Photo by Linda Navarro
Mike and Maureen Juran at the 2016 RBA Gala where Altia was named Company of the Year. The 2017 fundraiser and awards are scheduled in November. 111216 Photo by Linda Navarro 

Here's an updated look ahead at the announced nonprofit benefits slated for the busy year. Some dates, events and locations are still to be determined.


Feb. 3-12: Rock 'n' Bowl XXXIV, Junior Achievement Southern Colorado, Harmony Bowl, register

Feb. 9: Give Cancer the Boot, combined Relays for Life kickoff, ProRodeo Hall of Fame, pikespeak

Feb. 11: Heart Ball, American Heart Association, The Broadmoor, coloradosprings

Feb. 12: Hope, Hearts and Home luncheon, Family Promise/Interfaith Hospitality Network, Hotel Eleganté,

Feb. 15: Pikes Peak Opera League, "Introduction to "The Mikado," private home,

Feb. 16: Achieve With Us Film Festival, The Arc Pikes Peak Region, Manitou Springs Memorial Hall,, free.

Feb. 18: Mayor John Suthers Roast, benefits Cheyenne Village, The Antlers hotel,

Feb. 23: Philharmonic 90th Anniversary Gala, The Broadmoor,; Yo-Yo Ma concert Feb. 24, Pikes Peak Center.

Feb. 23: Celebrate Youth in the Arts Breakfast, Colorado Springs Children's Chorale and Youth Symphony, Hotel Eleganté,

Feb. 24: Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year, keynote speaker Evander Holyfield, The Broadmoor,

Feb. 24: Boots and Lace Barn Party, Banning Lewis Ranch Academy Foundation, Wedgewood Black Forest,

Feb. 25: Mardi Gras Gala, St. Peter Catholic School, Great Wolf Lodge, 481-3511

Feb. 28: "Learning to Drive" movie premiere, The Arc Pikes Peak Region, Stargazers Theatre,


March 1: Achieve WithUs Colorado Film Festival, The Arc Pikes Peak Region, Stargazers Theatre, free,

March 2: Recipe for Hope luncheon, Care and Share Food Bank, The Broadmoor,

March 2-4: Wine Festival: Wines of Washington, benefits Colorado Springs Conservatory, coloradosprings

March 3: Night at Mardi Gras Dinner Dance, American Cancer Society, The Antlers hotel, 630-4961

March 4: International Women's Day Brunch, Pinery on the Hill, iwd-colorado

March 10: Out of This World Jazzin' it up Party, Pikes Peak Opera League, Space Foundation Discovery Center, pikespeakopera

March 11: St. Patrick's Day Gala, Catholic Charities, Cheyenne Mountain Resort,

March 16: Red Cross Hometown Heroes, The Broadmoor,

March 16: Reason to Hope Luncheon, Alzheimer's Association, The Antlers hotel,

March 18: Bowl-a-Thon, Special Kids Special Families, King Pin Lanes,

March 18: "Night in Old Havana," Safe Passage, The Antlers hotel,

March 25: Red Ribbon Ball, SCAP, "Who is Your Hero," The Antlers hotel, Red

March 26: "Painting With a Purpose," PILLAR, Painting with a Twist, pillar

March 31: Monte Carlo Masquerade, Colorado Springs Choral Society, The Antlers hotel,


April 8: Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum, Lion's Heart Gala, benefits Colorado Springs Christian School, The Broadmoor,

April 8: Black and White Gala and Auction, Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado, Cheyenne Mountain Resort,

April 13: Teen Court Annual Luncheon, DoubleTree by Hilton,

April 18: Goodwill's Annual Dinner and Awards, The Broadmoor, DiscoverMy

April 19: 100 Women Who Care, El Paso Club,

April 20: Chef Showcase, benefits Rocky Mountain Health Care Services, The Antlers hotel,

April 22: Fur Ball, Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Cheyenne Mountain Resort,

April 22: UC Health Memorial Hospital Foundation Gala, The Broadmoor,

April 26: CASA Light of Hope, breakfast and lunch, The Antlers hotel,

April 29: ACF Pikes Peak Chefs, St. Paul's Church, Julie Penrose Center, email

April 29: Dodgeball Classic, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Holaday Athletic Center, AFA,


May 4: NAMI Community Breakfast and Fundraiser, NAMI-Colorado Springs, The Antlers Hotel,

May 6: Chocoholic Frolic, Kidpower, Pinery at the Hill,

May 12: National Parks 100th Birthday - Donna Guthrie, Broadmoor Garden Club, First United Methodist Church, RSVP by May 5,

May 12: Leadership Pikes Peak Awards Gala, The Antlers hotel, leadershippikes

May 16: KPWE Unstoppable Women's Luncheon, UCCS, luncheon.html

May 20: The Arc Pikes Peak Region Annual Dinner and Awards, Hotel Elegante,

May 27: Gleneagle Sertoma Spirits of Spring, The Antlers hotel, gleneagle

May 31: Veterans Golf Tournament, Sanctuary Golf Course,


June 3: Heart and Stroke Walk, American Heart Association, Switchbacks Stadium,

June 12: Cameron Memorial Golf Tournament, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Broadmoor,

June 15: Community Celebration, Pikes Peak United Way, The Broadmoor,

June 17: Zoo Ball, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo,

June 24: Climb for Courage, Children's Hospital, AFA Falcon Stadium,

June 24-25: Friends Of eXtension (FOX) Open Garden Tour, Patty Jewett neighborhood,


July 13: Night at the Playground, Early Connections Learning Centers, early

July 14: BBQ, Blues & Brews, Special Kids Special Families, ProRodeo Hall of Fame,

July 14: Buckaroo Family Barbecue, Pikes Peak Opera League, Gold Hill Mesa, pikes

July 19: 100 Women Who Care, El Paso Club,

July 20: Urban Peak Under the Bridge Breakfast, beneath the Colorado Avenue bridge, colorado-springs

July 25 (tentative): CPCD Hops on the Bus,

July 27: Evening in Tuscany Women in Business, Gold Hill Mesa,


Aug. 4: Junior Achievement Golf Classic, Cheyenne Shadows,

Aug. 5: Grapes on the Ground wine tasting, Partners in Housing, Myron Stratton complex,

Aug. 7: "Going for the Green" Golf Classic, BBB Foundation of Southern Colorado and Air Academy Federal Credit Union Foundation,

Aug. 18-19: Discover Goodwill Enchanted Weekend, Garden of the Gods Collection/Kissing Camels,

Aug. 26: Fine Arts Center Gala, Fine Arts Center,

Date TBD: Back to School Bruncheon, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, private home,


Sept. 7: Groovin' in September, REACH Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods Club,

Sept. 9: Rockin' the '60s, Silver Key Senior Services, The Antlers hotel,

Sept. 9: Night of White Lights, Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, location revealed night before event,

Sept. 14: Griffith's Kitchen culinary competition, Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up, Garden of the Gods Club,

Sept.16: Walk to End Alzheimer's, America the Beautiful Park,

Sept. 16: Pawtoberfest, Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Bear Creek Park,

Sept. 20: Flight Gala, art butterflies auction,

Sept. 22: The Home Front Cares for the Love of the Troops, The Broadmoor,

Sept. 23: Children's Literacy Center Vintner Dinner, The Broadmoor,

Sept. 28: A Night of Excellence Awards Gala, Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado,

Sept.29: Artini, kickoff for Arts Month, COPPeR, The Mansion and the Mezzanine,

Date TBD: TESSA Pasta in the Park,


Oct. 1: Kidney Walk, National Kidney Foundation, Memorial Park,

Oct. 6: Business & Arts Lunch, COPPeR and Chamber & EDC, The Antlers hotel,

Oct. 11: Hopes and Dreams Breakfast, Women's Resource Agency,

Oct. 12: Faces of Dignity luncheon, Ecumenical Social Ministries, The Antlers hotel,

 Oct. 18: 100 Women Who Care, El Paso Club,

Oct. 19: March of Dimes Signature Chefs, Broadmoor International Center,

Oct. 24: Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame, Broadmoor World Arena, colorado

Oct. 26: Peak Vista Breakfast of Champions, The Broadmoor,

Oct. 28: Fine Arts Center Halloween Bash, Fine Arts Center,

Oct. 28: Night of Comedy, Special Kids Special Families, Hotel Eleganté,


Nov. 3: Jewel of a Wine Tasting, Colorado Springs Teen Court, Norris-Penrose Event Center,

Nov. 4: Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC Gala,

Nov. 11: Gingerbread & Jazz, Early Connections Learning Centers, early

Nov. 8 (tentative): CPCD Community Breakfast/Cocktail Reception, cpcd

Nov. 16: Evening of Thanks & Giving, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, location TBD,

Nov. 23: Empty Stocking Fund kickoff, fillanempty

Date TBD: Newborn Hope


Dec. 9: TwoCor Old North End Holiday Home Tour,

Dec. 22: Debutante Ball, The Broadmoor


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