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5 posts from May 2013

05/28/2013

Name The Bear -- Cheyenne Mountain Resort Contest Winner!

Thank you to all of our Facebook fans that took part in our Cheyenne Mountain Resort contest to name our new bear mascot! We’re so thankful that you took the time to share your bear names as well as vote for your favorites! We received so many creative and fun entries! Without further ado (and reading) we’re thrilled to announce the winner of our Name The Bear contest!

And the winning name is....

Nahqui, the Cheyenne Native American Tribe name for "Bear"

Cheyenne Mountain ResortCongratulations to Kate Smith who submitted this winning bear name! We are so excited to welcome you for your two-night, weekend getaway and Mountain View Restaurant brunch for two at Cheyenne Mountain Resort!

Nahqui the Bear is now available in our guest rooms! Purchase and take a cuddly bear home with you and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo!

Make Nahqui the Bear your family’s travel mascot! Purchase a Nahqui of your very own during your next stay at Cheyenne Mountain Resort and you’ll have a vacation companion for all of your future explorations. Share these adventures and travel photos with us, we would love to see you and Nahqui traveling the world!

Don’t miss future Cheyenne Mountain Resort contests -- Like us on Facebook for updates!

05/21/2013

Welcome Summer with our Memorial Day Weekend Resort Events in Colorado Springs!

Spend Memorial Day Weekend at Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs. Daily events include delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings at Mountain View Restaurant, our Fab Four Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM and S’mores on The Sundance Terrace. We’re also hosting the following special events from May 24 - 28.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort Memorial Day Weekend Events in Colorado Springs

Friday, May 24
Seafood Buffet, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Acoustic Music on the Terrace with Rick Stahl, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Cheynne Mountain ResortSaturday, May 25
Kidz Zoo Breakfast, 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Ice Cream Truck, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Prime Rib Buffet, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Dive-In Movie with popcorn & drinks, 8:30 PM
Glow Putting, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Sunday, May 26
Sunday Brunch, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Ice Cream Truck, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Monday, May 27
Splash around at the aquatic center or lounge by the lake!

Tuesday, May 28
Summer Music Series featuring Bob Alexander & Promises Trio, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Cheyenne Mountain ResortMemorial Day also marks the start of Passport to Summer! Our Passport to Summer package features deluxe accommodations and access to resort amenities, while the Passport to Summer Kidz package also includes a Kidz concierge, welcome and departure gifts.

Visit our website for more on Memorial Day Weekend resort events in Colorado Springs or to book your vacation today! Like us on Facebook for more information and special offers. Call 719-538-4060 for dining event reservations.

05/14/2013

In Town for Ride the Rockies Next Month? Check Out Springs Spree & Celebrate Colorado Springs During Race Weekend!

Ride the RockiesAt Cheyenne Mountain Resort, we certainly are excited for June and the final leg of Ride the Rockies when we'll welcome more than 2,000 cyclists across the finish line right here at our resort! Not only will it be a welcomed sight for the riders, but our Finish Line Party will be a fun-filled event for spectators and participants featuring live entertainment from Mike Maddux and The Headliners and Mango fan Django, great food from local restaurants and more!

Springs SpreeGet a double dose of fun during Ride the Rockies race weekend! Enjoy our Finish Line Party on Saturday, June 15 then stay the night with us to take part in Springs Spree -- a city-wide celebration of Colorado Springs taking place the same weekend!

Springs Spree
June 15 - 16, 2013
Memorial Park
Colorado Springs

Springs SpreeEnjoy live entertainment on three stages, the Springs Spree carnival featuring 20 rides, the SOCO Car Show, Colorado Disc Dogs, Father’s Day 8K Run and so much more at this action-packed festival -- click here for the full list of events. More than 100 vendor booths will feature delicious food, arts & crafts, merchandise and showcase area non-profits. For more on Springs Spring in Colorado Springs, visit their official website here.

There is tons to enjoy this summer in beautiful Colorado Springs, make sure you take advantage of our special offers and book your summer vacation at Cheyenne Mountain Resort today!

Click here for our Ride the Rockies Package
Click here for Getaway Packages & Special Offers

Image Credit: Springs Spree

05/07/2013

First & Main Presents a Free Summer Concert Series in Colorado Springs

First & Main Town Center, a premier shopping center in Colorado Springs has announced their 9th Annual Summer Concert Series. A great summer evening activity, these free concerts in the park are scheduled for each Friday in June and July from 5 PM - 7 PM. The Springs will be filled with dancing, fun and plenty of music from the following talented performers:

2013 First & Main Summer Concert Series in Colorado Springs

Cheyenne Mountain ResortJune 7 -- Bop Skizzum
June 14 -- Manuel Molina
June 21 -- Mad Dog and the Smokin' J's
June 28 -- Monument Hill
July 5 -- Velvet Rut
July 12 -- Oakhurst
July 19 -- Jake Loggins Band
July 26 -- That Eighties Band

Don’t miss your favorite artist! Get to the park across from  Cinemark early to snag a good seat! Visit the First & Main Town Center official website for more on their 9th annual summer concert series in Colorado Springs.

For more exciting events and activities in Colorado Springs this summer, visit Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Memorial Day events, resort activities and plenty of recreation await. Our Cheyenne Kidz Camps, golf, tennis and numerous pools provide tons of family-friendly entertainment without ever leaving our beautiful resort grounds. Visit our website for more on our accommodations, nearby attractions and special offers and begin planning your summer getaway in Colorado Springs today!

05/01/2013

Welcome Our New Mascot! Enter Our Name The Bear Contest for a Chance to Win a Stay at Cheyenne Mountain Resort

It’s un-BEAR-able how excited we are to announce the newest member
of the Cheyenne Mountain Resort family -- our bear mascot!

Name The Bear ContestThese cute, fuzzy friends will be available for purchase in our guest rooms beginning May 23, but first, our beloved bear needs a name!

Check out our Name The Bear contest on Facebook!
Like our page and suggest your favorite name to be entered to win:

- Two-night weekend getaway
- Mountain View Restaurant Sunday Brunch for two

Share the contest with your friends so they can vote for your entry. The most popular name wins!

The Name The Bear contest runs now through May 17.
Our winner (and our bear's name) will be announced May 23.

Click here to enter our Name The Bear contest!

Don’t forget you can take a cuddly bear home with you beginning May 23! A portion of the proceeds from bears purchased in our guest rooms will be donated to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo!

Make our bear the newest member of your family -- your very own travel mascot! The ultimate souvenir from your visit to Cheyenne Mountain Resort, our bear can be an adorable reminder of your stay as well as a travel companion on future adventures. We want your bear to explore the world with you and your family.

Click here to read our Facebook Contest Rules.