Kristian DePue


11 Best Coffee Shops in Downtown Colorado Springs

Looking for an elevated cup of craft coffee? Here’s a shortlist of small businesses serving up the best cappuccinos, lattes, cortados and Americanos in downtown COS.

Touring the Haunted History of Colorado Springs

How to explore the city’s spooky side, from macabre murders to ghost stories galore, with the Ghosts of Downtown Tours and more.

Spooky Celebrities of Colorado Springs

‘Tis the season for terror and tricks. Let’s take a tour of character actors and a well known cartoonist who called the Springs home. Here's a rundown of famous people from Colorado Springs, Halloween edition.

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...

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....

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...

4 Fun Dates in Colorado Springs

Try these itineraries to make an impression on someone special. Valentine’s Day is in the air, but these are good any time of year.

Holiday Cheers: Spirits and Wine Pairings

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