Edwin James wrote a detailed account of his 1820 ascent of Pikes Peak. Beyond that, information is hard to come by. Mark James is compiling as much as he can to tell the story of the man in a …

A swarming mass of wagging tails, shiny coats and muzzles creased into smiles crowds the long driveway to Black Forest’s Wescott-Shamrock Ranc…

Monument residents will see a change in their water bills starting in September.

Through the Lens

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Jackson Creek Clock Tower
Free

Enjoy summer evenings under the big screen! This summer, the Town of Monument and U.S. Taekwondo Center will present outdoor movie nights, free to the public. Everyone is invited to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy a movie under the stars. Activities begin around 7 p.m. and will include de…

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Limbach Park
Free

​Bring your chairs and enjoy music, food and fun for the whole family! The annual Concerts in the Park are held at Limbach Park every Wednesday in June and July (no concert the week of July 4). A different band plays each week and there are food trucks if you're hungry. Bring some cash to to…

66 Jefferson st.

Established in 2009, the market has grown since its first season into the biggest and most successful in the area. Each Saturday from May 25 through Oct. 12 this year, find the market in the center of town, visiting with Monument community members, as well as many visitors from beyond. The m…

$5

Don't miss the 13th annual Purely Ponds Parade of Ponds, a self-guided charity pond and waterfall tour holding 30 tour stops throughout Monument and the greater northern El Paso County area. Proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region, with a matching donation fr…