No slacking off for events on Westside in months of July-August
June 30, 2018
Below are capsules about Westside events in July-August, presented
chronologically. Details can be found in the Westside Pioneer July-August
print edition, or in the Pioneer's online calendar ("Westside Happenings") at
this link, within about three weeks of the event date.
Family Fourth - July 4. Features historical reenactors and patriotic music
at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site. Admission fee.
COS Rodeo series - July 4, 18 and 25; Aug. 1; finals Aug. 11. Local
competitors, western activities at Norris-Penrose Event Center. Admission fee.
Summer Fun - July 6, 13 and 20. Old Colorado City Library children's
programs at Westside Community Center. Free.
Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo - July 11-14. Professional competition at
Norris-Penrose Event Center. Fee.
Pikes Peak Jazz and Swing Society concerts - July 11 and 18; and
Aug. 1, Aug. 8, Aug. 22 and Aug. 29. All but July 11 (Bancroft Park) are at Bear
Creek Regional Park. Free.
Organization of Westside Neighbors (OWN)'s annual picnic - July 15
in Bancroft Park. Fee for food.
Old Colorado City Historical Society's Tunnel Tales - July 22.
Fiddles, Vittles & Vino - July 29. Bluegrass-style music and food-drink
sampling at Rock Ledge Ranch Historic Site. Admission fee.
Gold Hill Mesa's Music on the Mesa concerts - July 14 and Aug. 11.
Founders Day celebration - Aug. 12 at Old Colorado City History
Westside Community Center's annual picnic - Aug. 18 at center. Free.
Customs & Classics Car Show - Aug. 19 in Old Colorado City. Free.
Happy Trails BBQ - Aug. 24 at Bear Creek Nature Center. Admission
The duo of Wilson & McKee performed in the
Westside Community Center for an Old Colorado City Library program in March.
Under the heading of "Summer Fun," three more
library-planned events are scheduled at the center in July.
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