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This Weekend in Colorado Springs (11/10-11/12)

Veteran's Day Weekend!

By Tony Fleming-Brum - November 10, 2016

Veteran’s Day weekend is here, and that means that it’s time to take advantage of Front Range Shuttle’s Veteran’s Day Deal!!

Starting off the holiday weekend with Friday (11/11), the Whistle Pig Brewing Company invites you to join them in their Red, White, and Blues event in honor of Veteran’s Day. This tribute is to shed light on the struggle our soldiers face when they come home. There will be food and drink specials all night long, and a new flag dedication with a 22-man honor guard. Also, starting at 7pm one of the region’s best blues musicians, Grant Sabin, will be playing his own blend of blues that has thrilled crowds for years!

Saturday afternoon (11/12) should be a clear, sunny day here in Colorado Springs, so why not take a stroll downtown? Rocky Mountain Food Tours, a downtown food tour designed for locals and visitors alike, features five diversely delicious culinary destinations within the easy walking distance of one-half mile. Be transported to yesteryear in between bites as your trusty guide enchants you with tales untold!

Saturday evening you’re in for a rare treat if you’re in Colorado Springs, as Colorado Floyd will be performing live for FREE at Stargazers Theatre! Doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm; For Floyd fans everywhere, this is the band to see.

If Rock and Roll isn’t your cup of tea, you might enjoy chilling and dancing to some smooth Reggae vibes at One Love Club, featuring Aima Moses, Harry Mo, and Keith McClease. The event is being presented by Fayah Nation and RedGreenGold Events to fundraise for Haiti, bring clothes to the event to be donated to those in need in Haiti!

Sunday morning (11/13) will offer a very interesting opportunity here in Colorado Springs, with the Expansive Thought Expo being hosted by the Axiom Center at the Cottonwood Center for the Arts. From Belly Dancing classes, to essential oils, to handmade crystal jewelry and dreamcatchers, this Expo is sure to broaden your horizons; and best of all, entry is free!

If you’re looking to end your weekend with a little stretch of the legs, you might want to pop by the Broadmoor World Arena Ice Hall for open skating on Sunday afternoon. Come show off your skills, or learn to skate for the very first time on one of the finest ice skating rinks in the world!
 
And as always, don’t forget about Front Range Shuttle! From cozy SUV’s to 25 passenger buses, we have all your airport transportation needs covered!