Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Calendar

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Monday, March 23, 2020 - 1:41pm
The City Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department has offered the following public health guidance for City parks, trails and open spaces.
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 1:45pm
Parks are still open and a great way to get out of the house for some exercise and entertainment. Just remember to follow these social distancing guidelines.
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 11:39am
Phone, Dropbox and Virtual Options Augmented to Safely Serve Public COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The City of Colorado Springs will continue to provide essential government services while also implementing select modified operations to comply with orders and public health recommendations related to... Read more
America the Beautiful Park
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 3:36pm
While the street closure is in place, the Julie Penrose Fountain will not operate. In addition, special events have been relocated and the park’s pavilions are not available to rent during this time. The park, adjacent trail system and playground will remain open to the public, though parking will... Read more
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 3:15pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – On the heels of the City’s state of emergency declaration in regard to Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Monday, March 16, additional programs, services and facilities provided and operated by the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department will be suspended or closed until... Read more
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 2:37pm
Expanded proactive efforts are underway to help protect residents in the Colorado Springs community from Coronavirus (COVID-19) by slowing the spread of infection during the pandemic. The City of Colorado Springs is suspending several programs and services offered by the Parks, Recreation and... Read more
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 1:34pm
The Parade was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 14, 2020 but will now be postponed until September. The decision to postpone was made by parade organizers out of an abundance of caution around the COVID-19 virus.
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 11:00am
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The City of Colorado Springs’ Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Advisory Board unanimously voted to approve the Boulder Park master planA plan for the development of a portion of the city that contains proposed land uses, a generalized transportation system, and the... Read more
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 11:56am
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services department began rehabilitation of the Leon Young Pavilion this week in South Shooks Run Park. The pavilion, which is named after Colorado Springs’ first African American mayor, is located in the Hillside neighborhood. Prompted by a community-led effort,... Read more
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:35pm
The community meeting to discuss the Smith Creek Natural Area stewardship plan scheduled for March 5 has been postponed. Updated meeting details will be announced at a future date.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 10:11am
Springs in Bloom, an annual volunteer planting program, is encouraging local residents, clubs and businesses to adopt any of the approximately 50 flower beds located throughout Colorado Springs.
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Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 12:31am
There are lots of ways you can help make your community stronger. Find out where you you can use your knowledge, skills, and talents to make Colorado Springs an even better place to live, work, and play.