09/24/2013

Where’s Waldo? At The 2nd Annual Waldo Waldo 5K Walk Run in Colorado Springs!

Looking for Waldo? Well, there will be plenty of them at The Waldo Waldo 5K Walk & Run on October 27, 2013. So don your red and white stripped shirt, spectacles and beanie and join the action which benefits a great cause!

The Waldo Waldo 5K Walk & RunThe 2nd Annual Waldo Waldo 5K
October 27, 2013
America The Beautiful Park
Colorado Springs, Colorado

Celebrating its second year, this Colorado Springs 5K sponsored by elope, Inc. & UpaDowna benefits the Waldo Canyon Fire Relief Efforts.

In 2013, the Waldo Waldo 5K is also attempting to break a world record by having the largest gathering of people dressed like Waldo.

Held at America The Beautiful Park festivities begin at 9:00 AM with music, vendors and prizes! The World Record Count for the most “Waldos” in one place takes place at 10:30 AM followed by a group photo. The first wave of the Run/Walk begins at 11:00 AM.

Click here to visit The Waldo Waldo 5K official website for more information or to register.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort wishes all Waldo Waldo 5K participants the best of luck at this fantastic event. We hope walkers and runners of all ages have a fun-filled day!

Image Credit: The Waldo Waldo 5K

09/17/2013

During Colorado Springs Restaurant Week 2013, Enjoy A Delicious Pre Fixe Dinner Menu at Mountain View Restaurant

Feast on a multi-course dinner for two 6,200 feet closer to the stars at Mountain View Restaurant during Colorado Springs Restaurant Week 2013!

Mountain View Restaurant at Cheyenne Mountain ResortColorado Springs Restaurant Week
September 14 - 27, 2013
Mountain View Restaurant
Cheyenne Mountain Resort

From now until September 27, sample some of Colorado Springs’ finest fare for $30, $45 or $60 for a three-course dinner for two at participating Restaurant Week restaurants.

At Cheyenne Mountain Resort, our talented dining team has crafted an exciting Restaurant Week menu full of authentic Colorado flavor and featuring fresh, local products as well as our Colorado Fusion style of cuisine:

Pre Fixe Menu Colorado Springs Restaurant Week

Starters (choose one):
Gingered Carrot and Apple Soup
Tangle of Field Greens
Toy Box Tomato Salad

Main (choose two):
Lemon-Thyme Roasted Chicken
Miso Glazed Salmon
Buffalo Short Rib
Artichoke Barigoule 

Dessert (choose one): 
Passion Fruit Cheesecake
Chocolate Decadence

Reservations are required to take advantage of this pre fixe dinner in Colorado Springs.
Click here to make your reservations on OpenTable.com.

Turn your dining experience in Colorado Springs into an overnight escape at Cheyenne Mountain Resort. Visit our website to book an overnight getaway during Colorado Springs Restaurant Week.

09/10/2013

Host a Celebration to Remember at our Colorado Springs Birthday Party Venues!

At Cheyenne Mountain Resort we take parties very seriously which is why our Colorado Springs birthday party venues are among the top locations for milestone birthdays, bar and bat mitzvahs and more!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortB’Nai Mitzvah
Whether you’re planning a blowout bar mitzvah or the bat mitzvah every girl dreams of, our social event spaces are perfect for hosting the time-honored occasion marking a major milestone in a young boy or girl's life.

Birthday Parties
Plan a party the birthday boy or girl will be sure to remember! Our themed event capabilities, flexible function space and professional on-site event staff have everything you need for an unforgettable bash to mark such a momentous occasion.

Whether you want help finding the best vendor to fit your event, appreciate hearing from our delighted clients or wish to add a personal twist to your party, Cheyenne Mountain Resort has all of the resources and know how to assist you.

Click here for more information on our Colorado Springs birthday party venues. Request a proposal here and begin planning your celebration at Cheyenne Mountain Resort today!

09/03/2013

Pikes Peak Center Events Bring Exciting Performances to Colorado Springs This Fall

We’ve mentioned plenty of fantastic Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak area attractions, but what if you want to see a great performance or show while visiting the area? Enter the Pikes Peak Center!

September and October events at Pikes Peak Center feature concerts, broadway shops and philharmonic performances.

Pikes Peak CenterPikes Peak Center Events

September
6 - Colorado Native Live at Studio Bee
7 - Chicago
8 - Chicago
21 - Beethoven 5
22 - Beethoven 5
25 - Diana Krall
28 - The Music of ABBA

October
4 - Colorado Native Live at Studio Bee
5 - Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
12 - Reinvented Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass
15 - America’s Got Talent Live
16 - Bonnie Raitt with Marc Cohn
19 - Romeo & Juliet
20 - Romeo & Juliet
23 - Celtic Thunder Mythology
25 - Straight No Chaser

PIkes Peak CenterVisit the Pikes Peak Center’s official website here to order tickets or learn more about this Colorado Springs performing arts center built by county citizens more than 30 years ago.

Attending one of these Pikes Peak Center events and looking for a place to stay the night? Cheyenne Mountain Resort would love to welcome you to our relaxing Colorado Springs resort this fall. Visit our website for more on our accommodations or to book your stay now!

Image Credit: Pikes Peak Center

08/27/2013

Hit the Links at Our Colorado Springs Golf Resort

Looking for a Colorado Springs golf resort? Did you know that Cheyenne Mountain Resort is home to a beautiful 18-hole Pete Dye championship golf course where $3.8 million of renovations were just completed?

Our immaculately groomed course boasts recent renovations and updates set to challenge players of all levels. Play on tour-quality greens set alongside our lake, with the mountains as a backdrop. Highlights of our recent golf course renovations include:

Cheyenne Mountain Resort Golf- Rebuilt bunkers
- Elevated tee boxes
- 47 yards of extended course length
- New state-of-the-art irrigation system
- 15 acres of irrigation turf
- 125 low water use trees
- Upgraded teaching and chipping areas
- Target greens for short game practice

Even if you don’t have time for nine or 18 holes, resort guests can purchase an All Day Driving Range Pass for just $10 and practice their swing.

If you would rather enjoy a Colorado Springs golf resort getaway, book our Unlimited Golf Package. Soak up some of our famous Colorado sunshine while you hit the links of our 18-hole Pete Dye championship course for a day of unlimited golf!

- Deluxe accommodations
- Unlimited play with cart included
- Free range balls

Click here to book our Unlimited Golf Package.

Visit our website for more on our golf course in Colorado Springs, including age of play and dress code. Take a break between holes to grab a bite at Pineview Grille and enjoy great views of the course.

08/20/2013

Colorado Springs is Alive with Plenty of Things To Do & See at Pikes Pikes Area Attractions!

Colorado Springs is home to natural wonders, beautiful views and plenty of attractions perfect for families, couples and groups. This week, we thought we would take a look at some of the breathtaking and awe-inspiring outdoor area attractions that call Colorado Springs home.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortThings to do in Colorado Springs


Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

See the animals up close and visit Will Rogers Shrine.

Garden of the Gods
This free admission park features a Visitor & Nature Center.

Pikes Peak
Hike America’s Mountain or take the Pikes Peak Cog Railway.

Seven Falls
Watch the falls tumble 181 feet down the granite face.

We’ve got plenty of information on these and many other exciting things to do in Colorado Springs. Visit our website to begin planning your trip to see these Pikes Peak attractions.

Located near many of the must-see Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak area attractions above, Cheyenne Mountain Resort makes it easy to explore the city while also providing plenty of relaxing and recreational amenities perfect for when you just want some down time. Our hotel website can tell you more about our accommodations, policies (Did you know that we are a pet-friendly resort?) as well as our current special offers.

08/13/2013

Cheyenne Mountain Resort is a Cvent Most Popular Meeting Resort for 2013!

Cheyenne Mountain Resort is honored to have made Cvent’s list of 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts in North America and the Caribbean for 2013!

The list of 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts was determined, according to Cvent’s website:
Cvent Most Popular Badge
“After evaluating over 3,500 resort properties located in North America and the Caribbean, Cvent selected 100 to be named as the most popular among meeting planners. The selection was based on a set of qualifying criteria, some of which included market share by metro area, volume of business received through the Cvent Supplier network in 2012, consumer ranking and amenities offered.”

For the full list of 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts, click here.

To view Cheyenne Mountain Resort’s profile on Cvent’s website, click here.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortHost your next meeting 6,200 feet closer to the stars at Cheyenne Mountain Resort! Our four-diamond resort in Colorado Springs is fully equipped with 40,00 square feet of IACC-certified meeting space ideal for your next business meeting or social event!

From the boardroom to the golf course to Colorado’s river rapids, Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers everything you need for an effective strategy meeting as well as world-class recreational programs perfect for team building or ensuring that meeting attendees get to make the most of their time at the foot of the Front Range.

Visit our website for more on hosting your next corporate event, reunion or wedding at our award-winning venue.

Thank you to Cvent for this amazing honor!

08/06/2013

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Colorado Springs with Our Resort Events!

Cheyenne Mountain ResortWith plenty of amazing events like the Colorado Balloon Classic, Labor Day weekend is a great time to visit Colorado Springs. Cheyenne Mountain Resort is celebrating the holiday with plenty of resort events and activities throughout Labor Day weekend.

Friday, August 30, 2013
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Seafood Buffet at Mountain View Restaurant

Saturday, August 31, 2013
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Kidz Zoo Breakfast at Mountain View Restaurant
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Prime Rib Buffet at Mountain View Restaurant
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Rango” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Sunday, September 1, 2013
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Sunday Brunch at Mountain View Restaurant
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Sorcerer’s Apprentice” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Monday, September 2, 2013
After Dusk - Dive-In Movie “Cars 2” at Main Lodge Resort Pool

Cheyenne Mountain ResortDon’t forget our Summer Daily Happenings:

Driving Range All-Day Pass
Fab Four Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge
S’more Roasting on The Sundance Terrace

Learn more about our Labor Day Weekend resort events in Colorado Springs here.

We hope you’ll join us at Cheyenne Mountain Resort for the holiday weekend. Enjoy one last summer getaway to our picturesque lodge-style oasis filled with plenty of activities for guests of all ages. Check out our package for a great summer deal before it is too late. Make your reservation online or call 800-588-0250.

07/30/2013

Get Carried Away this Labor Day Weekend at the Colorado Balloon Classic in Colorado Springs

“Come Get Carried Away” is the theme of the 37th Annual Colorado Balloon Classic and it is easy to see why. This annual family-friendly event in Colorado Springs is Colorado’s largest air show as well as the longest continuously run hot air balloon festival in the state.

Cheyenne Mountain ResortCome out to Memorial Park in Colorado Springs over Labor Day weekend to see what all of the excitement is about.

Colorado Balloon Classic
August 31 - September 2, 2013
Memorial Park, Colorado Springs

Offering free admission to spectators, the 2013 Colorado Balloon Classic in Colorado Springs features the largest collection of hot air balloons in the Rocky Mountain Region as well as photo contests, concessions, concerts and plenty more.

For more on this wonderful Colorado Springs tradition, visit the event’s official website.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort hopes you enjoy the 2013 Colorado Balloon Classic right here in Colorado Springs! Make your Labor Day weekend reservations today so you don’t miss out on this great kid-friendly event as well as a number of fun-filled events at our resort!

Visit our website for more on our rustic yet modern accommodations overlooking the Front Range. Book your visit online or call 800-588-0250. We look forward to welcoming you.

07/23/2013

Enjoy Brews & Bites at Our Daily “Fab Four” Happy Hour in Colorado Springs!

Relax after a long day and enjoy our fantastic daily specials at our “Fab Four” Happy Hour at Will Rogers Lounge 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM!

Cheyenne Mountain Resort“Fab Four” Happy Hour
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Daily
Will Rogers Lounge
Cheyenne Mountain Resort

Our “Fab Four” daily happy hour in Colorado Springs features house wines, wells, brews and bites all for $4.00 each from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM at Will Rogers Lounge.

Brews at Will Rogers Lounge feature imports and microbrews, while our selection of house wines include red and white glasses that are the perfect compliment to our bites!

Happy Hour Bites:

Flash-Fried Calamari
Will Rogers LoungeLightly Breaded Strips of Calamari Steak with Garlic Saffron Aioli & Ginger Lime Drizzle
 
Pterodactyl Wings
Choice of Buffalo, Agave BBQ or Caribbean Jerk Sauces, Bleu Cheese & Jicama Sticks
 
Cheese Quesadilla
Queso Fresco, Roasted Red Peppers, Caramelized Onions, Avocado Cream & Crème Fraîche, Pico de Gallo
 
Buffalo Green Chile Sliders
Smoked Cheddar & Caramelized Onions, Chipotle Ketchup

Click here for more on our daily happy hour in Colorado Springs. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the latest resort promotions and events. Reserve a stay online or call.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort hopes to welcome you to our “Fab Four” Happy Hour!