Colorado Springs celebrates 100 years of armistice, honors nation's veterans
Caption +

Members of the U.S. Air Force make their way down Tejon Street during the 2018 Colorado Springs Veterans Day Parade. 

Photo by Dougal Brownliee

Show MoreShow Less


Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions closed Monday; check with individual banks or credit unions.

Buses (Metro Transit): Regular bus service Monday.

Government offices: City, county, state and federal offices closed Monday.

Libraries: All Pikes Peak District Library branches open regular hours Sunday and Monday.

Post Office: No mail service and offices closed Monday.

Public schools: Most schools in session Monday. Check with individual school districts.

The Gazette: Office open regular hours Monday.

Malls: The Citadel, Chapel Hills and the Promenade Shops at Briargate open regular hours Sunday and Monday.

Major department and grocery stores: Open regular hours Sunday and Monday.

Road conditions and other information:

Colorado: 1-877-315-7623,

Arizona: 1-888-411-7623,

Kansas: 1-800-585-7623,

Nebraska: 1-800-906-9069,

New Mexico: 1-800-432-4269,

Oklahoma: 1-844-465-4997,

Texas: 1-800-452-9292,

Utah: 1-866-511-8824,

Wyoming: 1-888-996-7623,


Through Friday

Military and Veterans Memorial — Photographs and stories of military members and families, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., Rampart Range Campus, 11195 Highway 83 and Downtown Studio Campus, 100 W. Pikes Peak Ave.; 502-4100.


Ellicott School District 22 Veteran’s Day Celebration — Presentation of colors, music and reorganization of veterans and active military personnel, 2:30 p.m., Ellicott High School gymnasium, 375 S. Ellicott Highway, Ellicott; Laura Durst, 683-2700, ext. 4,


Veterans Day Recognition — With Whitney Galbraith, self-publisher of his father’s POW’s memoir “Valley of the Shadow,” 10:30-11:30 a.m., Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. Registration:


Military Museum Tour — 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Dragonman, 1200 Dragonman Drive; 683-2200,

Veterans Day/Remembrance Day Ceremony — Hosted by the Pikes Peak Veterans Council, 11 a.m., DAV Chapter 26, 6880 Palmer Park Blvd.; C. Pesek, 570-9158,,

Stripes and Pipes — Fort Carson 4th Infantry Division Band with Jim Calm playing the Joel Kremer Theatre Pipe Organ, 3-5 p.m., Immanuelcq Lutheran Church Organ Gym, 828 E. Pikes Peak Ave.;

“A Salute to Veterans” Concert — New Horizon Band of Colorado Springs, 4-6 p.m., Ent Center for the Arts, 5225 N. Nevada Ave., $7. Tickets:


PPCC Veterans Day Celebration: WWI 100 Years — 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free; 502-4100.


Editorial Assistant

Calendar Manager/Features Editorial Assistant

Load comments