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Spooky Celebrities of Colorado Springs

Residing in Colorado Springs or driving along the I-25 corridor with the Front Range to the west, you’ve undoubtedly witnessed the powerful scene of storm clouds hovering like ominous,...

Where to Find Food Trucks in Colorado Springs

For over a decade, food trucks have had a meteoric rise as a moto-alternative to brick-and-motor, and they keep on truckin’ along. What is it about these wheeled wonders...

The Man Behind the Music of MeadowGrass

When it comes to the eclectic mix of artists each year at the MeadowGrass Music Festival, there’s one man behind the music: Steve Harris. The ensemble of performers for...

Music and More at the MeadowGrass Music Festival

Meet the musicians performing at this year’s Memorial Day weekend music festival in Black Forest and preview many more activities.

Where to Play Bocce in Colorado Springs

When Springs asked me to write about bocce, they had no idea they couldn’t have asked a more uncoordinated person. However, I have played bocce before. Well, to clarify,...

Holiday Cheers: Spirits and Wine Pairings

Treat guests this festive season with wine and spirits pairing recommendations from local experts.

3 Great Thanksgiving Wine & Spirits Recommendations

With the help of some local sommeliers, you can pick the perfect the perfect Thanksgiving wine to go with your meal and impress your guests.

Fall Recipes: Butternut Squash Crostini

Create seasonal flavor with this easy, crowd-pleasing and autumn inspired appetizer.

Nina de Freitas: Local Artist to Watch

Colorado Springs singer-songwriter Nina de Freitas had just recovered from COVID-19 last April when she remembered the deadline for NPR’s Tiny Desk contest. Problem was, she was at her...

Collaboration Is Key for Local Filmmaker

The moody music video for Jarrod Gipson’s Clockwise is bathed in stark, contrasting colors, alternating between a saturation of red and blue imagery that unfolds the intercut scenes of...