Welcome to America’s only mountain zoo! Named 4th-Best Zoo in North America by USAToday’s 10Best! Hand-feed giraffes and budgies, experience animals up-close, and witness a view like no other! We’re open 365 days a year, so whether you’re planning your first Colorado Springs vacation or returning to experience more of Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, we’re happy to have you!
Enjoy Pikes Peak at your leisure on the safe, scenic Pikes Peak Highway. Encounter some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world as you wind your way through an alpine wonderland, mountain reservoirs, beyond timberline, overtaking the clouds… all along the way to the 14,115 foot summit of America’s most famous mountain.
Explore the electrically lit portion of the Cave of the Winds on a 45 – 60 minute guided walking tour which includes 15 rooms, a 1/2 mile of concrete walkways, and 196 stairs. On this family-friendly tour, you will learn about the history and geology of the cave while being shown some of its most beautiful formations.
Red Rocks Canyon contains many miles of trails of varying difficulty that wind through and around the rock formations, and is popular with hikers, joggers, and mountain bikers. The park trails connect to the Intemann trail to Manitou Springs and the Section 16 conservation area to the south. Technical rock climbing is allowed with a permit.
Explore the fascinating architecture of the ancient Anasazi and browse through two museums featuring cultural displays all overlooking the historic town of Manitou Springs.
The U.S. Olympic Complex in Colorado Springs is the flagship training center for the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Olympic Training Center programs. USA Swimming and USA Shooting have their national headquarters on complex. More than 15 other member organizations, as well as two international sports federations and the USOC headquarters are also located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Escape the ordinary and create memories that will last a lifetime! Whether you attend a Tea or one of our Tours, Glen Eyrie is a place that leaves you in awe and invites you to be a part of something much bigger than yourself. Create your own mini-retreat or romantic getaway with an overnight stay! Glen Eyrie offers a variety of unique yet affordable guest rooms to fit your needs. Room options range from exclusive and historic Premier and Deluxe rooms in The Castle and the Pink House to classic Standard rooms in our lodges.
My Gym was born out of our passion to teach children in a fun, physically engaging environment. We delighted in seeing children’s eyes light up for all those incredible milestones, from the tentative first steps to tumbling down soft mats. Sharing the parents’ excitement at their children’s accomplishments was the high point of our day.
Our goal: To create an environment where children feel loved and supported so their self-esteem and confidence can flourish. Now, more than 35 years later, we’re proud to say that all children of all abilities can succeed and thrive at My Gym.
SafeSplash Swim School specializes in teaching swimming to children from 6 months old to adults. We are dedicated to developing your child into a confident and happy lifelong swimmer. SafeSplash is the largest and fastest growing swim school brand in North America. We have successfully taught over 7 million swim lessons over the past decade. That is a lot of happy students! We are opening new locations throughout North America on a monthly basis, so the chances are that we have a location right around the corner from you.
At The Summit – InterQuest, we specialize in elevated entertainment. A visit to our place is truly one of a kind. Join us at the Laser’s Edge, where we take laser tag action to a whole new level. Grab a bowling ball and show us your best strike. Stop by CrossRoads Tavern and Grille: our full-service restaurant and sports bar featuring chef-created eats and handcrafted drinks. Whether it’s date night, a family outing, or a corporate event, there’s something for everyone. Let’s make some lasting memories, Colorado Springs!
Colorado Springs’ Premier Indoor Soccer Arena! We Specialize in Adult and Youth INDOOR Sports – NOT JUST SOCCER. With TWO Indoor Soccer Fields and a Restaurant/Tavern Located within, we’re able to provide fun for the whole family for the entire day!
Summer Camps, School Break Camps, Adult Leagues, Toddler Classes and MUCH MORE!
Little Monkey Bizness is an indoor play area and birthday party place for children 8 and under with a cozy cafe and coffee bar for the adults!
ADMISSION: Good for play all day!
Kids ages 3-8 $10.50
Walkers 2 and under $7.50
At Ormao Dance School we highly value creativity and expression, and truly believe that dance is for everyone! We offer summer camps for ages 3-11, and workshops and classes for ages 12-adult as well as regular classes from June 17 – Aug 10.
Check out our July dance camps below or visit our website to see our full schedule of camps, workshops and classes in creative movement, ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, lyrical, tap, hip hop, and more!
July Dance Camps at Ormao
Hero’s Call to Adventure July 15-18 (Ages 7-11) | 12:00-3:00pm $175
Dancers embark on an journey through fantastical lands and return heros of courageous creativity.
Teacher: David Foster
Pirates and Princesses July 9-11 (Ages 3-6) | 9:00-11:00am $110
The precocious princesses and a spirited scallywags take a curious dancing adventure in fantastical lands. Teacher: Rochelle Westfall
Animal Madness July 16-18 (Ages 3-6) | 9:00-11:00am $110
Into the jungle and under the sea, little dancers discover the animal kingdom through movement and crafts.
Teacher: Ashley Shute
Young Performers on Broadway! July 22-25 (Ages 7-11) | 9:00-12:00pm $175
Open call to musical theatre enthusiasts! Take a strut down Broadway to dance and sing your heart out! Teacher: Rochelle Westfall
The Y focuses on putting Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for families and communities. The Downtown YMCA has been a staple in the Colorado Springs community for over 135 years. We offer something for everyone, from infants to seniors. Whether you are interested in learning how to swim or keeping up with your social life, the Downtown YMCA has it all. We invite you to become part of our YMCA community today!
How do astronauts have a birthday party? They planet!
Celebrate with the Space Foundation Discovery Center Virtual Style!
Virtual Birthday Party Package -$250
Ideal for children ages 5-12
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. MST| Monday-Saturday, subject to availability
Virtual Parties Include:
- 45 minutes of programming led by a Space Education Specialist; to include a Science On a Sphere® presentation along with fun and interactive space-themed activities.
- 45 minutes for your celebration led by the Birthday Parent; could be used for hands on activity, birthday song or other activities.
- Step-by-step hands on activity using every day materials at home (supply list provided to birthday parent in advance to share with guests.)
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Simple, easy, and amazing Birthday Parties, is what we do BEST! Our party packages will allow you to sit back and relax and enjoy all the smiles from your child as they play, swing, and jump with their friends.
Space Foundation Discovery Center is the region’s first and only dedicated space, science and technology center. It is an interactive, education-focused destination that advances science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) in the exciting context of space exploration, development and utilization.
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Cosmo’s Magic Theater offers fun, interactive entertainment for the whole family. We currently have two shows: Our Family Show is an hour long with magic that will entertain both kids a adults ( ages 3 – up recommended ). Our Evening Show is 2 hours ( 15 min. intermission included ) with magic, stories and history of magic geared for a more mature audience ( ages 12 – up recommended )