There are plenty of family friendly events in Colorado Springs this November to commemorate those who served in the military.
Those looking for an activity over the weekend can join or spectate at the 3rd Annual Colorado Springs National Veterans Day Run on Saturday, November 7. This event, beginning at 8 a.m., is open as both a 5K run and a 1-mile walk for families and supporters. Next, you can watch the city's Veterans Day Parade beginning at 10 a.m. The parade will start at St. Vrain Street and head down Tejon Street to Vermijo Avenue.
On Veterans Day itself, Wednesday, November 11, Pikes Peak offers free admission to all active and retired military during the Pikes Peak - America's Mountain Veterans Day Special. You can enjoy a scenic drive through 19 miles of alpine country and see the leaves changing colors.
Cheyenne Mountain Resort offers discounted rooms through Benchmark Hospitality's partnership with the USO, making it more affordable for you and your family to find a comfortable room with a military hotel discount Colorado Springs. Our staff appreciates the courage and sacrifice made by active military, veterans and their families. Enjoy the natural beauty of Colorado Springs in one of our comfortable guest rooms, and let our staff take care of you for a few days in tribute to the dedication you have shown to our nation.