Downtown is your holiday destination!
Gifts you won't find anywhere else fill the boutiques and shops of Downtown. Unique clothing, accessories, home decor, books and toys and much more offer gift options at every price, and hot food and drink from a local restaurant make holiday shopping Downtown a true delight. If you just can't decide on the perfect gift, try a Downtown Gift Card. Accepted at more than 100 Downtown shops, restaurants, salons and venues, it's the perfect holiday gift for friends, family, coworkers, and all the hard-to-buy-for people on your list. Learn more and even purchase online.
Skate in the Park is open
Skate in the Park is open daily through January 16, 2017. Special theme days and activities provide the chance to skate with local athletes and much more. Family fun for all ages, don't miss the only real-ice outdoor rink in town. Details here.
Meters are free on Saturdays and Sundays through Christmas, and you'll also find close parking at city garages. For only $1 after 4 p.m. (some earlier) and only $1 for all day on weekends, city garages offer covered parking and no need to feed the meter. Close to shops and dining, try the garage at Bijou/Cascade or Kiowa/Nevada. Cash, coins and credit cards accepted.
Trees of Life
We're thrilled to partner once again with Pikes Peak Hospice and their Trees of Life project. Enjoy beautifully lit trees on the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum grounds, as well as cheerful green trees in the large flowerpots along Tejon.