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05/29/2012

Cheyenne Kidz Camp – The Best Summer Camp in Colorado Springs!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortThis summer Cheyenne Mountain Resort is hosting Cheyenne Kidz Camp at The Country Club of Colorado in Colorado Springs! Camp kicks off Tuesday, May 29 and runs through Friday, August 17 at The Country Club of Colorado. Summer sessions include camp programs for kids ages 5-9 as well 10 and up.

Cheyenne Kidz Camp
May 29, 2012 – August 17, 2012
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
The Country Club of Colorado
Colorado Springs

This unique summer camp opportunity in Colorado Springs offers a variety of educational, physical and recreational activities. Kids enrolled in Cheyenne Kidz Camp will enjoy:

Cheyenne Mountain ResortScience experiments
Healthy culinary projects
Handmade crafting
Classic game show challenges
Woodworking
Fitness Classes
Boot Camp
Kids’ Yoga
Team Building
Board Game Competitions

Campers will also get to experience Cheyenne Canyon and Garden of the Gods in addition to rounding out each day at our Aquatics Center. With such exciting activities planned, we hope to see your little one at our Cheyenne Kidz Camp!

The cost to attend is $262 per week which includes 5 days of camp from 8:30 am – 5:30 pm, lunch and two snacks. The day rate to attend is $58 per day which includes lunch and 2 snacks. To view the Registration Packet, or for additional information on our Cheyenne Kidz Camp and additional kids' athletic programs like Golf, Aquatics and Tennis, visit our website.

05/22/2012

Celebrate Dad with Father’s Day Brunch at the Mountain View Restaurant in Colorado Springs!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortFather’s Day is just around the corner! Show Dad just how special he is by treating him to Father’s Day Brunch in Colorado Springs at our Mountain View Restaurant on Sunday, June 17, 2012.

Father’s Day Brunch
Sunday, June 17, 2012
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mountain View Restaurant
Cheyenne Mountain Resort
Colorado Springs, CO

Reservations are required for this dining event beginning at 11:00 AM with the last seating at 3:00 PM. Brunch is $38.00 for adults, $19.00 for children ages 12 - 9 and complimentary for children ages 8 and under. Check out the full menu of delicious brunch classics and unique Colorado Fusion cuisine below.

Father’s Day Brunch Menu
Creamy Porcini Mushroom Soup with Garlic Croutons
Display of International and Domestic Cheeses, Fresh Fruits, Melons and Berries
Almond Granola with Assorted Yogurt, Apple Apricot Compote
Bagels, Danish, Fruit Bread, Muffins, Croissants, Sticky Buns
Smoked Salmon with Traditional Accompaniments
Smoked Rocky Mountain Trout
Iced Shrimp with Bloody Mary Cocktail Sauce and Lemon
Tossed Garden Greens with Assorted Condiments and Dressings
Moroccan Carrot Salad
Mediterranean Farro
Spicy Tomatoes and Peaches
Freshly Baked Artisan Breads and Rolls
From the Hearth
Eggs and Omelets Made to Order
Farm Fresh Eggs, Egg Whites and Egg Beaters with Choice of Fillings
Crisp Belgian Waffles
Whipped Cream, Berries, Butter, Warm Maple Syrup
Just for Dad
Flat Iron Steaks Grilled to Order
Grilled Onions and Sautéed Mushrooms
Carved Prime Rib of Beef
Au Jus, Creamy Horseradish, Peppercorn Demi, Grilled Onions and Mushrooms
Complimentary Draft Beer
Entrées
Cornmeal Dusted Colorado Brook Trout, Cucumber Citrus Salsa
Roast Leg of Lamb with Mint Jus Lie
Seared Breast of Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Crumbled Feta
Shrimp and Crawfish Étouffeé over Dirty Rice
Orzo Pilaf, Ratatouille
Cheese Blintzes with Strawberry Compote
Traditional Eggs Benedict
Crisp Peppered Bacon and Link Sausage
Roasted Baby Baked Potatoes
Green Beans, Baby Carrots and Pearl Onions
On the Sweeter Side
Key Lime Tarts, Brownie Cheesecake, Grasshopper Torte, Pecan Pie,
Lemon Raspberry Bundt Cake and a Myriad of Miniature Desserts
Our Signature Vanilla Bean Ice Cream Sundae Bar
Complimentary Champagne and Mimosa

Treat Dad like a king on Father’s Day! Make your brunch reservation today by calling 719.538.4060 or booking online via OpenTable.

Happy Father’s Day from all of us at Cheyenne Mountain Resort!

05/15/2012

Get Your Pikes Peak Plus Pass at Cheyenne & Explore the Region’s Best Attractions!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortThere’s no better way to tour the best sights of the Pikes Peak region than with a Pikes Peak Plus Pass. This pass, available for purchase at Cheyenne Mountain Resort and online here, gives you access to nearly a dozen area attractions throughout Pikes Peak.

Purchase a Dry Pass and you’ll gain admission to fun, family-friendly attractions including:

Ghost Town Museum
Manitou Cliff Dwellings
Miramont Castle Museum
North Pole Home of Santa's Workshop
Pikes Peak Highway - America's Mountain
Pikes Peak Cog Railway
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
The Western Museum of Mining & Industry
Cave of the Winds

Cheyenne Mountain ResortPurchasing a Wet Pass allows families to visit all of the attractions included in the Dry Pass in addition to participating in an Echo Canyon River whitewater rafting or a family float expedition.

For adventure-seekers that want to create their own sightseeing vacation in Colorado Springs, there’s the Pick N’ Choose Pass. Design a customized pass and pay for only the area attractions you wish to visit.

For more information on the Pikes Peak Plus Pass, visit the Pikes Peak Country Attractions Association website. Book your accommodations at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort and purchase your Plus Pass to begin planning a wonderful, event-filled family vacation in Colorado Springs! We look forward to welcoming you!

05/08/2012

Spend Memorial Day Weekend in Colorado Springs at Cheyenne Mountain Resort!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortUsher in the unofficial start of summer with an action-packed Memorial Day Weekend at Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs! Guests can enjoy a number of our favorite resort activities over the extended holiday weekend.

Take part in events at The Mountain View Restaurant like our Half Price Wine Thursdays, nightly S’mores After Dark on our Mountain View Terrace, or our Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Kidz Breakfast on Saturday morning. 

The Mountain View Restaurant is also offering an All You Can Eat Seafood and Endless Prime Rib Night on Friday and Saturday nights. Our All You Can Eat event is $32 for adults, $16 for kids 9 -12 with kids 8 and under free! After dinner, head to the Will Rodgers Lounge for Hot Summer Nights Live Music also on Friday and Saturday night.

Our resort pool is hosting a Friday night Old Colorado Ice Cream Social, the cost is $5 for adults and $3 for kids. Other pool events include our  Summer Splash at the Aquatics Center on Saturday afternoon, and our Saturday Night Dive-in Movies.
   
Sunset Jazz at the Cheyenne Mountain ResortOn Sunday, we are hosting a special Sunset Jazz at Cheyenne Mountain Resort event in our courtyard.

Sunday, May 27, 2012
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Cheyenne Courtyard
Adults - $15
Country Club of Colorado Members - $10
Kids 12 & under – Free

Sunset Jazz at Cheyenne Mountain Resort features entertainment by After Midnight. The Mountain View Restaurant is offering a pre-concert buffet, a la carte dinner and bar service at an additional cost.

For more information on any these events, visit our resort website. To take advantage of Memorial Day Weekend in Colorado Springs, book your reservations at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort by calling 800.588.0250.

05/01/2012

Hot Dates & Rates at Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center Event Venues in Colorado Springs

Cheyenne Mountain Resort Conference Center

There are event venues in Colorado Springs, and then there’s the Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center. With 40,000 square feet of IACC certified meeting space, the Cheyenne Mountain Resort event venues provide meeting planners with 38 conference rooms built for various meeting formats and one of the most unique meeting settings available.  Surrounded by the beauty of Colorado Springs and the grandeur of the Rocky Mountains, your attendees will be inspired and your event will be a place for innovation and creativity.

We offer beautiful, well-equipped corporate event venues and amenities like a state-of-the-art Media & Business Center in addition to Hot Dates & Rates for meeting planners. Receive benefits and savings for events booked and actualized for a group of 10 rooms or more at the Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center during the following dates.

May 2012 - $129 EP / $243 BCP
May 29 - June 1   

June 2012 - $149 EP / $263 BCP
June 3 - 8
June 10 - 13  

August 2012 - $169 EP / $263 BCP
July 29 - August 3
August 5 - 10

October 2012  - $159 EP / $263 BCP
October 7 - 14
October 14 - 19
October 21 - 26
October 28 - November 2

Benefits:

  • 1 per 40 Comp policy cumulative on guestroom allocation only
  • Welcome Non-alcoholic beverage at Check-in
  • Welcome amenity to five (5) VIP's (hotel choice)
  • One (1) Complimentary round (foursome) of Golf at the Country Club of Colorado
  • Must have a Master Account component

Additional Savings:

  • Calculated off of NET revenues (when group is commissionable).
  • When the total Group spend exceeds $25k, Cheyenne Mountain will rebate the Master Account 2% for each incremental dollar above the threshold.
  • When the Group spend exceeds $50k, Cheyenne Mountain will rebate 2% on all dollars from $25k – 50k, and then add an additional 5% for each incremental dollar above the $50k threshold.
  • The stimulus earned will be posted against the Master Account.
  • This offer is not valid for existing programs or any other promotion.  Subject to availability.

 

Host your annual meeting in our tiered amphitheater or get out of the office for a day of team building at the Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center. Let our conference planners help you achieve your meeting goals or utilize our Planner Toolkit and Conference Planning Guide to get the most of out of your time in Colorado Springs.

Visit our website for more information on the event venues available at the Cheyenne Mountain Conference Center in Colorado Spring or to take advantage of our Hot Dates & Rates promotion. Meeting planners can complete an online RFP, call 719.538.4000 or email [email protected].