- Colorado Springs Balloon Classic, looking for strong individuals to help before and during the event over Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3-5. Call Patsy or Sheila at 471-4833.
Summer Bridge Festival, Bridge Center, 901 N. 17th St. $1. Social duplicate bridge game every Saturday at 7 p.m. through Aug. 28. Call 590-1575 or visit coloradospringsbridge.com for more.
Cripple Creek Salute to American Veterans Motorcycle Rally, various locations in Cripple Creek. Festivities include a tribute to police and firefighters, aircraft flyovers, blessing of the bikes, motorcycle rodeo, ride-in bike show, gold mine tours and much more. Aug. 18-21. Visit pro-promotions.com or call 487-8005 for more.
Tri-Lakes Chamber Business Expo, Soc 'n Roll, 16240 Old Denver Hwy., Monument. An opportunity for local businesses to display their goods and services for the community. Sat., Aug. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit trilakesexpo.com or call 481-3282 for more.
Fairview Cemetery Crawl, 1000 S. 26th St. $3-$7. During a walking tour of the cemetery, volunteer costumed actors portray a variety of Old Colorado City citizens who lived, spent time, or found their final resting place in this area. Sat., Aug. 20, 2-5 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 21, 2-5 p.m. Call 636-1225 for info and tickets or visit history.oldcolo.com.
Taize Service: Living in the Midst, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain St. Reverend John Blinn, a retired Methodist Minister, will lead a service of prayer, song and silence. Thurs., Aug. 25, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Call 635-3549 for more.
Buddy Walk, Memorial Park, Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs. $12 registration, children 12 and under for free. The Down Syndrome Association hosts this three-mile course through Manitou. Includes entertainment and breakfast. Sat., Aug. 27, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 633-1133 for more.