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Ice Cream Social, McAllister House Museum, 423 N. Cascade Ave., 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ice cream only 5 cents per scoop. Tours of the museum, games with prizes, face painting and yard sale also included. Sat., Aug. 23, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more, call 635-7925.

Evergreen Cemetery Historic Reenactment and Walking Tour, Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 S. Hancock Ave. $6 adults, kids free. Meet people from Colorado Springs' past in a 1.2 mile walk. Sat., Aug. 16, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (last tour leaves at 12:30 p.m.). For more, call 630-7328.

Hummingbird Day, Starsmore Discovery Center, 2120 S. Cheyenne Canon Rd. Sat., Aug. 9, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Costs for programs vary. Kids programs (from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.) include face painting, crafts and The Fantastic Flying Machine class. Adult seminars include Hummingbird Banding, Everything You Want to Know About Hummingbirds, Advanced Hummingbird Field Session, Hummingbird Garden Tour. Reservations required. For more, call 578-6146 for more.

Revival & Rodeo, Ellicott Baptist Church, 24075 Highway 94, Ellicott. Featuring The Silverstate Trio, chuckwagon lunch, rodeo, preaching, teaching, singing. Registration required for rodeo participation. Mon. Fri., 7 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m. Aug 11 17. Fo rmore, call 683-2453.

Founders Day Celebration, Bancroft Park, Colorado And 24th Street. Free admission. Arts, crafts, entertainment by Rainbow Four, Jim Young, Cliff Sandifer and Serendipity Peak Dulcimers; Laura Bell Look-Alike Contest Sat. at 11 a.m. Sat., Aug. 9 and Sun., Aug. 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 636-1225.

Colorado City Cemetery Crawl, Fairview Cemetery, 1000 S. 26th St. $3 - $7. The founders and characters of Old Colorado City come alive. Sat., Aug. 9 and Sun., Aug. 10, 2 5 p.m. Advance tickets at History Center, 1 South 24th St. Call 636-1225 or e-mail

CSFD Fill-the-Boot Kick-off, Rum Bay, 20 N. Tejon St. and Tequila's, 25 N. Tejon St. Fundraiser where all tips and a portion of the proceeds go to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Fri., Aug. 29, 4 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Bikes and Brews at the Bridge, Criterium Bicycles, 6150 Corporate Drive. Road bike ride, mountain bike ride, family bike ride, contests, food and music. Sat., Aug. 9, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. To sign up for rides or for more info, call 599-0149 or 633-2555.

C.A.R.E. Fair, Wasson High School Gymnasium, 2115 Afton Way. Community Assistance and Resource Event to provide medical and dental services for children. For more, call 632-3855.

Pasta in the Park, The Colorado Springs School, 21 Broadmoor Ave., $65. Pasta sauce and cook-off competition, silent and live auctions; benefit for T.E.S.S.A. Sat., Aug. 16, 5 9 p.m. For more, call 633-1462.

Black Forest Festival, Black Forest Community Center, Black Forest and Shoup Roads. Free. Sat., Aug. 16. 6:30 a.m. pancake breakfast; 10 a.m. parade; flea market, booths, food, entertainment all day to 4 p.m. For more, call 495-8675.

Pikes Peak Bar-B-Q Festival, Chapel Hills Mall, Northeast parking lots, 1710 Briargate Blvd., $3. Fri., Aug 8, 6 9:30 p.m., Sat., Aug. 9, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Sun., Aug. 10, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.) Supports Operation Back To School, providing school supplies to local children. For more, call 597-1821 or visit .

Colorado College Summer Festival of the Arts, Celebration of the Amateur Pianist, Packard Hall. Wed., Aug. 13 Sun., Aug. 17.; workshops and master class on Wed., Aug. 13; prelim competition and recital by Helene Wickett on Thurs., Aug. 14; prelim round II competition and master class on Fri., Aug. 15; semi-final competition and recital on Sat., Aug. 16; final competition on Sun., Aug 17, 1 5 p.m. For information, call 389-6607. Tickets at the Worner Center, 390-6098.

Farmers Markets, Mon and. Thurs.: Memorial Park, Pikes Peak Ave. and Union Blvd. Wed. Farmers State Bank, Meridian Road and US Highway 24. Fri: Woodland Park, on Hwy. 24. Sat.: Old Colorado City at 24th St., Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Road, Lewis Palmer District 38 headquarters, 2nd Street.

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