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Check out the Upcoming Events at the Colorado Springs Event Center

Looking for things to do in Colorado Springs this winter?

The weather’s already starting to get colder and although soon it will bring the great season of skiing and snow fun here in Colorado, many will begin looking for things to do in Colorado Springs inside where it’s warm.  Well, look no further.  The Colorado Springs Event Center hosts all kinds of events from holiday happenings to family fun and even fabulous food experiences too.  

Check out the upcoming events at the Colorado Springs Event Center: 

Christmas Expo Q102.7
Saturday, November 22nd

Prospectors Sertoma Gun Show
Friday, November 28th – Sunday, November 30th

Colorado Springs Sugar Plum Food & Gift Mart
Saturday, December 6th - Sunday, December 7th

If you’ll be traveling to the Colorado Springs area to take part in any of these upcoming events at the Colorado Springs Event Center whether as a vendor or an attendee, we invite you to visit our website for more information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort where you can find our Packages & Promotions page that will help you save on your stay here in Colorado Springs. 

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Celebrate the Season with these 2014 Holiday Events in Colorado Springs

From Thanksgiving Day festivities to fantastic light displays you’ll have a blast ringing in the holiday season during the month of November.    

The holidays are fast approaching.  Whether you are spending the holidays at home here in Colorado or are traveling to the area to visit family and friends, there are many 2014 holiday events in Colorado Springs to enjoy.  When looking for things to do to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, or to get into the spirit of the upcoming holidays, be sure to check out all the events listed below we've found taking place during the month of November:    

Turkey Toss at the Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center

Thanksgiving Fun at the Dinosaur Resource Center

2014 Pine Creek High School Band Holiday Bazaar 

Holiday Food and Gift Festival

Tree Lighting Ceremony

 Skate in the Park

 Pikes Peak Cog Railway Santa Claus Train

Experience a great relaxing family day with our delicious Thanksgiving Day Dinner at our Mountain View Restaurant here at Cheyenne Mountain Resort.  If you are planning on traveling to the area to celebrate any of the upcoming 2014 holiday events in Colorado Springs take advantage of our Cheyenne Holiday Package and enjoy an amazing array of holiday activities right here at our resort during your stay with us.  Visit our website for more information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort or call us at 719.538.4000.

Wherever you may be spending this Thanksgiving season Cheyenne Mountain Resort hopes you encounter a wonderful and warm holiday.   

Happy Thanksgiving! 


Enjoy our Cheyenne Holiday Package for your Perfect Holiday Getaway in Colorado Springs

Make your holiday wishes and dreams come true with the
Cheyenne Holiday Package

The holiday season is quickly approaching.  Whether you’ve always wanted to take the family away for the holidays or just wish to travel home, it’s time to start planning your perfect holiday getaway in Colorado Springs with our Cheyenne Holiday Package.  Rates starting at only $99* per night.    

Our Cheyenne Holiday Package includes:

Deluxe accommodations with private balcony or patio
- Access to resort amenities and holiday activities
- Elf turndown on Friday or Saturday evening

*Based on availability and subject to applicable taxes and fees.

Cheyenne Mountain Resort’s holiday activities and amenities include building your own hot cocoa, hot toddies and caramel apple stations, elf turndown service with milk, cookies and a gift for your child, live holiday music and the Santa Sunday Brunch. 

Visit our website for complete details on our Cheyenne Holiday Package and start planning that perfect holiday getaway in Colorado Springs today. 


Relish in the Delight of Food & Family Togetherness at our Thanksgiving Day Dinner in Colorado Springs

Bring the whole family to our Mountain View Restaurant for a delicious Thanksgiving Day Dinner.

Join us here at Cheyenne Mountain Resort on Thursday, November 27th in our Mountain View Restaurant from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for our Thanksgiving Day Dinner in Colorado Springs. Revel in quality family time and a delicious meal all while being surrounded in a beautiful atmosphere for a day you and your family will always remember.

 Thanksgiving Day Dinner Menu

Butternut Apple Bisque
Display of International and Domestic Cheese,
Fresh Fruits, Melons & Berries
Lox, Bagels, Cream Cheese and Essentials
House-Made Pastries
Assorted Galantines and Pates, Smoked Rocky Mountain Trout
Iced Shrimp Display- with Atomic Cocktail Sauce and Lemon
Tossed Fall Greens with Appropriate Condiments and Dressings
Buckwheat Soba Noodle Salad, Ginger Lime Dressing
Quinoa Salad with Dried Fruits
Upland Cress & Fennel Salad
Freshly Baked Artisan Breads with Assorted Butters

From the Hearth
Free Range Turkey
Country Gravy and Cranberry Relish
Slow Roasted Prime Rib of Beef
Au Jus, Creamy Horseradish, Green Peppercorn Sauce
Eggs and Omelets Made to Order
Farm Fresh Eggs, Egg Whites and Egg Beaters with Choice of Fillings
Crisp Belgium Waffles
Whipped Cream, Berries, Butter, Warm Maple Syrup

Seared Salmon with Wild Mushroom Butter Sauce
Herb Roasted Duck Breast a la Orange
Cream Cheese Whipped Potatoes and Bourbon Marshmallow Yams
Cornbread Stuffing
Green Beans Amandine & Wild Rice Blend
Traditional Eggs Benedict
Cheese Blintzes with Berry Compote
Crisp Peppered Bacon

On the Sweeter Side
Chocolate Hazelnut Torte, Lemon Blueberry Bundt Cake, Salted Caramel Cheesecake, Pumpkin Pie, Chocolate Bread Pudding, Petit Fours and Assorted Miniature Sweets, Gourmet Beverage Station with Fresh Brewed Coffee, Hot Cider and Hot Cocoa, Complimentary Champagne, Sparkling Cider and Mimosa

For the Kids
Carrot Sticks with Ranch, Macaroni & Cheese, Mini Cheese Pizza,
White Meat Turkey & Mashed Potatoes, Corn Cobbettes

Adults - $49.00 ~ Children ages 6 -12 - $24.50 ~ Children ages five and under are complimentary. Reservations are strongly recommended, call 719.538.4060 or reserve online at  Applicable sales tax and 18% gratuity will be added. 

More information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort, our Thanksgiving Day Dinner in Colorado Springs and information on all of our upcoming holiday events can be found on our website

 Cheyenne Mountain Resort

wishes everyone a warm & wonderful Thanksgiving holiday!


Check out all the Spooktacular 2014 Halloween Events in Colorado Springs

Make no bones about it, it's that time of year again.  Attention all ghosts, goblins and ghouls if you are looking for 2014 Halloween events in Colorado Springs we've got all the trick-or-treat goods on all the frightful family fun around.  

Here's the screamingly scarey scoop: 

Boo at the Zoo ~ October 17th-19th, 24th-26th, and 31st

Spook Out ~ Shoot Out ~ October 17th-19th & 24th-26th

Howl O Ween ~ October 25th

Space & Science Fiction Costume Ball 3 ~ October 25th

Emma Crawford Coffin Races ~ October 25th

Haunted Mines ~ Throughout October

Cheyenne Mountain Resort centrally located to many of the 2014 Halloween events in Colorado Springs invites you to come stay for a spell and take advantage of one of our Fall into Savings Packages.  Now don't be a scaredy-cat, check out our brand-new website where you can find all the information needed on our resort so you can plan your hauntingly delightful Halloween getaway today. 


Cheyenne Mountain Resort witches you a Happy Halloween!  


Cheyenne Mountain Resort Unveils a New Look!

Cheyenne Mountain Resort is pleased announce our new website. 

This new website is designed with our guests in mind for an easier and improved online experience.  You'll find everything you need to know about our authentic Rocky Mountain experience here. 

From hosting a meeting, to our gorgeous wedding venues, to of course our accommodations with packages & offers as well.  

Our new website will ensure that our guests have the best possible experience in planning their getaway from beginning to end. We want you to rediscover Cheyenne Mountain Resort whether you have stayed with us before or you are planning your first visit to Colorado Springs.

We also invite our guests to connect with us and follow us on our many social channels; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+.  Be sure and sign up for our email news and offers too. 

The Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort has also launched its new website and invites you to check out their varied selection of recreational activities from their newly renovated Pete Dye championship golf course to their youth programs and upcoming events.  Representing everything needed for an active lifestyle and good health. 

 Happy Browsing!


Fall into Savings with our Hotel Packages in Colorado Springs and Enjoy these Upcoming Area Events Too

Fall is a beautiful time to visit Colorado Springs.  The majestic mountains and the colorful views are just superb.  Cooler weather and less crowded attractions make for a relaxing and stress free getaway.  To top that all off our Fall into Savings Hotel Packages in Colorado Springs will help you save on your stay.   

At Cheyenne Mountain Resort you can save 25% when you stay for three nights or 20% when you stay for two nights.  Our Fall into Savings Hotel Packages in Colorado Springs include:

•  Deluxe accommodations with a patio or balcony
•  Access to all of our resort amenities
•  Two coupons for 25% off adult admissions at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
•  Kids 8 & under eat free             

Colorado Springs host many different and exciting events all year long.  If you are looking for things to do this fall or are planning your visit here, check out these events happening during the upcoming weeks.  

Holly Berry House Folk Art Festival
September 12th – 14th
Artisans from all over the country come together bringing their unique talents to Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site inside the Garden of the Gods Park.

Colorado Springs Fall Home Show
October 4th – 5th
Products and ideas for inside and outside of your home at tremendous savings.

Body Mind Spirit Celebration Fair
October 10th – 12th
The oldest fair of its kind in the country, in its 35th year, brings alternative health and metaphysical topics.

Colorado Springs Science Festival
October 11th – 19th
A fun nine day celebration of sciences offering presentations and demonstrations. 

The Third Annual Waldo Waldo 5K
October 26th
Register for this 5K walk & run and receive a Waldo or Wenda costume kit with all the money raised benefiting local nonprofits.

More information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort can be found on our website or by calling 800.588.0250.


There’s Still Time…Play, Stay & Save with our Golf Package & PGA Instructors in Colorado Springs

Have you met our PGA Instructors?  If you haven’t had the chance to play our 18-hole championship golf course and meet with our PGA Instructors it’s not too late, you still have time before the cold weather rolls in.  Come play, stay and save with us. 

Matt Cohen our Head Golf Professional is a self-taught player who began at the age of 12.  A graduate of the University of Colorado, Matt obtained his PGA Certification in June of 2001.  Here are a few highlights on Matt:  

  • A member of the PGA of America for the past 9 years. 
  • A member of the PGA Presidents Council since 2007.
  • The Country Club of Colorado’s Head Golf Professional since 2007.
  • An active member of the Colorado PGA Board of Directors.  

Ann Finke our Director of Instruction grew up in a family of passionate golfers so her love of golf began about the age of 8 and continues today bringing that passion and drive to others through her instruction.  Here are a few highlights on Ann:

  • A member of the PGA of America for the past 27 years.
  • A recipient of the PGA Junior Golf Leader Award.
  • The first woman recipient in Colorado of a National PGA Award.
  • 25 years of service at The Country Club of Colorado.

So come experience our championship golf course, and our PGA Instructors in Colorado Springs and save with our Summer Golf Playcation Stay and Play Package from *$199 per person. This package is valid until Friday, October 31st so you still have plenty of time, but don't miss out.  Included with this package you’ll receive:

  • Luxurious double occupancy accommodations.
  • Unlimited golf on our private Pete Dye Championship course with preferred tee-times.
  • Unlimited use of practice facilities including driving range and chipping/putting green.

Rate is based on double occupancy and subject to availability, applicable taxes and fees.  

Cheyenne Mountain Resort surrounded by the amazing views of the majestic Rocky Mountains offers you the perfect place to stay, play and save for your golf getaway.  Take advantage of our Golf Package & PGA Instructors in Colorado Springs for a golf outing that will have you coming back for more.   More information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort can be found on our website or by calling 800.588.0250.


The Wounded Warrior Games Return to the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs

The Wounded Warrior Games were first held in 2010 and were designed to introduce injured service men and women to Paralympic sport competitions with the hopes that they would remain physically active in their communities when they returned home. 

This amazing event will be held at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs with competition dates beginning September 28th and ending October 3rd.  Five U.S. teams representing all branches of the military will compete in sports ranging from archery and swimming to wheelchair basketball and more.  This year will also feature an individual competition, the Ultimate Champion, and it is expected that more than 200 service members will be attending this week-long event. 

The Wounded Warriors competition schedule is as follows:

Sunday, September 28th  
2:15 – 3:15 PM Opening Ceremony*
4:00 – 6:00 PM Sitting Volleyball

Monday, September 29th  
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Cycling
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM WC Basketball
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sitting Volleyball  

Tuesday, September 30th  
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Swimming
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM WC Basketball
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sitting Volleyball

Wednesday, October 1st  
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Archery  
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM WC Basketball  
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Sitting Volleyball (Bronze)
Thursday, October 2nd  
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Track & Field  
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Wheelchair Basketball (Bronze)
8:00 PM – 9:30 PM Sitting Volleyball (Gold)

Friday, October 3rd
8:00 AM – 3:30 PM Shooting  
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Wheelchair Basketball (Gold)

More information on the Wounded Warrior Games can be found on the U.S. Paralympics website.  The public is invited to the competitions which are free although opening and closing ceremonies are by invitation only. 

Cheyenne Mountain Resort located six miles from the U.S. Olympic Training Center is the perfect place to relax and rest your head whether you are traveling to the area to participate in the competition or attending to cheer on the heroic and remarkable men and women who are.   

More information on Cheyenne Mountain Resort along with our packages and specials to help you save on your stay can be found on our website or please call us at 800.588.0250.

Image Credit:  U.S. Paralympics

Cheyenne Mountain Resort would like to wish all the Wounded Warriors the best of luck!


Colorado Springs Pawtoberfest – a Day to Celebrate Man’s Best Friend

The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region will hold its 6th Annual Pawtoberfest on Saturday, September 20th at Bear Creek Regional Park.  This festival is open to the public and will be held from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. 

You and your furry friend don’t want to miss this 5k run/walk and all of the day’s festivities that will have everyone's tail wagging.  There will also be local vendors, a beer garden, food and of course activities for the kids and our four legged friends too!

Just take a look at the schedule for the Colorado Springs Pawtoberfest: 

8:30 am               Race Registration Opens
10:00 am             5K Fun Run/Walk Starts
10:00 am             Festival and Beer Garden Open
10:30 am             Rescue Agility Course Demos
11:30 am             Awards Ceremony
12:15 pm             Costume Contest
1:00 pm               Pet/Owner Look-a-Like Contest
1:45 pm               Best Kiss Contest
2-3:00 pm        Try Your Paws, Agility Course Open Call

Event registration and complete details can be found on the Pawtoberfest website. Registered participants over the age of 21 and with proper identification get a free beer!  

For all that our beloved pets do for us; a day like this is well deserved. So come on out to Pawtoberfest, your best friend will love you even more for it!

Cheyenne Mountain Resort is a pet friendly resort and a proud sponsor of the Colorado Springs Pawtoberfest.  We encourage you to stop by our booth during the festival for some pet friendly information, coupons, dog treats and of course our wonderful Cheyenne will be there too.  

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.”

― Roger A. Caras

Image Credits: Humane Society of Pikes Peak Region Pawtoberfest