Colorado Springs Area Nonprofit Community Events Starting August 21 | Events calendars
The Country Music Project — Benefiting Disability Connections, Sunday 4-8 p.m., 13854 Gleneagle Drive; tinyurl.com/495fyu9a.
Martini Shot — Benefiting Task Force Tribute: Project RELO, Wednesday 7 p.m., Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
Tails and melodies – Benefiting Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, Thursday 6-9:30 p.m., Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Tickets: cmzoo.org.
war hippies – Benefiting the Special Operators Transition Foundation, Thursday 7 p.m., Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
Shield 616—Ride for the Blue – Featuring performances by The Long Run, Friday through Saturday at 7 p.m., Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
Protect the Children 5K Run – Benefiting Court Care Pikes Peak Area, Saturday at 8 a.m., Monument Valley Park at Legacy Loop Plaza, Fontanero Trailhead, 1800 Recreation Way. End of online registration Friday: tinyurl.com/ytmtbxyd.
Ivywild Garden Art Touré — Tour the Ivywild Neighborhood Gardens, benefiting future Ivywild arts programs, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, The Millibo Art Theatre, 1626 S. Tejon St.; tinyurl.com/22rs3698.
Shield 616 – Motorcycle Racing – 10 a.m. Saturday, Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Registration: shield616.org.
pasta in the park — Benefiting TESSA, Saturday 5:30-10:30 p.m., Myron Stratton Home, 435 Gold Pass Heights. Tickets: tessapasta22.givesmart.com.
life – Benefiting the Hispanic Chamber of Colorado Springs, Saturday 5:30-9:30 p.m., Country Club of Colorado, 125 Clubhouse Drive. Tickets: cosconcilio.com.
Italian Son and Daughter Spaghetti Dinner – noon-4 p.m. Aug. 28, Elks Lodge 309, 3400 N. Nevada Ave.; sonsofitalypp.com.
Patriot Day Give Back Food Distribution – Hosted by the Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center, 9 a.m. to noon for service members, veterans and their families (also open to the community), noon to 2 p.m. Sept. 2, Norris Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road. Registration: tinyurl.com/3jtr45y6.
Ashtonz – Benefiting Safe Families Pikes Peak, 7 p.m. Sept. 2, Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
Costumes for the troops – Business attire required for military men and women transitioning from military to civilian careers, 1-4 p.m. September 4, American Legion Post 209, 3613 Jeannine Drive. Go online for needed items and instructions for donations; rrbsm.webs.com.
Ian Munsick — With Corey Kent, benefiting Folds of Honor, 7 p.m. September 4, Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
Reminders — With Joseph Lamar, benefiting Citizens Project, 6 p.m. September 8, Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: bootbarnhall.com.
White Lights Night – Benefiting Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, 6-10 p.m. September 9, secret location will be announced the day before the event. Tickets: tinyurl.com/srftwyeu.
Spencer Miller Tribute to Stringing – Benefiting the Pikes Peak Range Riders Foundation, 9 a.m. Sept. 10, Latigo Trails Equestrian Center, 13710 Halleluiah Trail, Elbert; tinyurl.com/4ttj9w2a.
Pull Plane from Colorado Springs – Benefiting Special Olympics Colorado, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 10, National WWII Aviation Museum, 775 Aviation Way. Registration: specialolympicsco.org.
Rocky Mountain Pig Template – Benefiting NephCure Kidney International, 1-7 p.m. September 10, Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 North Gate Road. Tickets: rockymountainpigjig.com.
Bruce Forman and Wayne Wilkinson – Benefiting the Community Cultural Collective, 3-5 p.m. September 11, Hillside Gardens, 1006 W. Institute St. Tickets: tinyurl.com/4swf8uah.
Oktoberfest – Dog Walk and Oktoberfest benefiting the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Area, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sept. 17, Bear Creek Regional Park, Argus Boulevard and South 21st Street. Registration: hsppr.org.
Run4Hope 5K for schools – Benefiting suicide prevention programs at local high schools, 9-11 a.m. September 17, The Ascent Church, 1750 Deer Creek Road, Monument. Registration: run4hope5kforschools.com.
Boy Scouts of America Eagles for the Eagles Golf Tournament – 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 19, Colorado Springs Country Club, 3333 Templeton Gap Road. Registration: 719-219-2915, chemindesrockies.org.
Harvest celebration – Benefiting Food to Power, 5-8 p.m. Sept. 24, Food to Power, 1090 S. Institute St. Tickets: tinyurl.com/9df3h7hh.
Flight Gala — Live Auction – Benefiting the Rotary Club of Colorado Springs, 5:30-8:30 p.m. September 24, Boot Barn Hall at Bourbon Brothers, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: tinyurl.com/2p87bw2n.
Tails and melodies – Benefiting Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 29, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Road. Tickets: cmzoo.org.
Celebrating 125th Anniversary of Early Connections Learning Centers — 6-10 p.m. October 1, DoubleTree by Hilton, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd. Tickets: tinyurl.com/y69kkm5b.
A night in the Wild West – Benefiting the YMCA, 6 p.m. Oct. 6, Boot Barn Hall, 13071 Bass Pro Drive. Tickets: tinyurl.com/ym44k8ns.
NAMIMarches — 10 a.m. to noon on October 8, Monument Valley Park, 170 W. Cache La Poudre St. Registration: tinyurl.com/3sxmybp4.
Night of Comedy – Boots, Curls and Laughs – Benefiting Special Kids Special Families, 5:30-9 p.m. Oct. 8, Flying W Ranch, 3330 Chuckwagon Road. Tickets: sksfcolorado.org.
Koats 4 Children — 5:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 14, The Pinery, 775 W. Bijou St.; koats4kids.org.
Over 100 Women Who Care in Colorado Springs – 5:30 p.m. Oct. 19, The Warehouse, 25 W. Cimarron St.; 100wwccs.com
Winemaker dinner – Benefiting the Children’s Literacy Center, 6 p.m. Oct. 22, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave. Reservations: childrensliteracycenter.org.
Bear Creek Nature Center Bear Run: Fun Run & Walk Fundraiser – 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 5, Bear Creek Regional Park, 2022 Creek Crossing Road. Registration: elpasoco.com/bearrun.
Joys of the Season Holiday Tour — Benefiting the Tri-Lakes Women’s Club, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 18-19; joysofttheseasonht.org.
Email event details at least two weeks in advance to [email protected] with the community calendar in the subject line.