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!
A clean, safe, fun and active indoor play facility for children ages 1 to 12 years old where kids can have fun while exerting energy in an active play environment.
The Little Gym of Colorado Springs is a children’s gym offering activities for kids including parent/child classes, kids dance, gymnastics, sports skills and karate.
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!
Soccer Buddies offers outrageously FUN instructional soccer classes for kids ages 10 months – 12 years old. Parents of multiples? We know your time is valuable, so we run several age groups at once to fit all of your children into the same time slot. Our highly skilled coaches take a unique approach to developing coordination, agility, team spirit, and confidence in your kids. You won’t just see a soccer ball and net on our field! We provide an outrageously FUN environment for kids to learn through their language…imaginative play. We have indoor locations in Castle Rock, South Denver, Monument, and Colorado Springs. Summer outdoor classes are available at local parks as well. Learn more and book your free trial class today!
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.
The Monument Ice Rinks are Southern Colorado’s premier facilities for sports and entertainment. We offer multiple sporting activities in two separate buildings – an NHL sized ice rink and a NEW second (200 Ft X 85 Ft) Ice rink. We are located in Monument, Colorado just north of Colorado Springs and only 20 minutes south of Castle Rock.
The City of Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department Youth Sports Program philosophy is to instill a positive attitude, sportsmanship, basic fundamentals, confidence, and high moral standards. Youth Sports Programs develop the physical, psychological, and social aspects for youth. Our programs emphasize participation, fun, sportsmanship, and promotes a non-competitive, recreational approach to sports. Participants, parents, and coaches are expected to support this value system.
Cottonwood Center for the Arts is a nonprofit arts complex located in downtown Colorado Springs. Run out of a refurbished office building, Cottonwood holds gallery spaces, artist studios, and classrooms. Our diverse programming includes monthly First Friday events, popular wheel-throwing pottery classes, and calls for entry that allow artists from throughout the region to display their pieces in juried shows.
At Creative Me we will walk you through creating a wood project that is a perfect addition to your home or an unique gift for someone special. The best part is…no experience is required. With the the use of a personalized stencil and one of our fabulous instructors, you will leave with a beautiful wood project that is ready to be hung in your home and fun is guaranteed to be had by all.
As a cooking school, boutique, café, and bakery in one, The French Kitchen has become a place of togetherness. We make it possible for you to eat, shop, learn, and party all in one place.
Get Your Friends Together and Enjoy Experiencing Something New! These classes are designed so anyone can complete them and enjoy the experience
Gather Food Studio was created to be an inclusive food community based on learning, sharing and doing. We offer cooking classes to suit any need; whether you’re looking for laughter or classic techniques, we have a class for you! We also love offering other services based around food – kids cooking class parties, recipe development, “fix-a-recipe”, food styling, private dinner parties, knife sharpening and more.
The Little Dipper Pool is located in the Skyway neighborhood in the southwest part of Colorado Springs and is available to members and their guests. In addition to the pool, which includes a diving board and baby pool, there is a sand volleyball court, a horse shoe pit, and a sandbox for kids to play in. Each month, the Little Dipper hosts a Kid’s Night and a Sunday Funday as well as other fun events throughout the summer. We also offer parties during business hours and private parties after hours. The pool is a laid back, fun place to hang out for all ages!!
Our lovely swimming pool was built in 1971 with grants from El Pomar Foundation. Thanks to periodic upgrades, our current amenities include ozone-treated water for a much more refreshing swimming experience in our indoor 25 yard pool, outdoor kiddie splash pool and pad, a indoor Jacuzzi, year-round outdoor adult hot tub/sunning area, multi-purpose room, a well-equipped fitness room and pool /spa chair-lifts for the disabled.
Splash, play, float down the Lazy River or walk into this pool from the zero depth entry. Other features include a spiral water slide with catch pool, interactive play feature, vortex, community room great for birthday parties, grassy area, beverage and light snack concessions, family changing rooms and locker rooms.
In partnership with the City of Colorado Springs, the YMCA invites your family to Cottonwood Creek Family Center YMCA to spend some quality time together swimming, working out and playing together. Set within the Cottonwood Creek complex, this facility features affordable day passes and is an added amenity to YMCA membership. Come enjoy Cottonwood Creek today!