Teddy Bear Day 2018 at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo August 18th

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is hosting their 30th annual Teddy Bear Day on Saturday, August 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Children are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal or doll for a full day of fun and activities at the zoo! Stuffed animals and dolls will receive a full “check-up” and an official […]

El Paso County Fair (Colorado) July 14th-21st

Hooray for summer fairs! El Paso County, Colorado is home to Fort Carson and, the beautiful, Colorado Springs. The El Paso County Fair is scheduled for July 14 to July 21 with a theme everyday. The fair is being held at 366 10th Street, Calhan, CO  80808, which is about 30 minutes east of Colorado Springs. The […]

Garden of the Arts in Manitou Springs July 7th & 8th

Colorado is a beautiful place to live (or visit). There are tons of events to satisfy all interests. I find myself trying to explore the more unique events, and Manitou Springs is where you will find me the weekend of July 7 & 8 for Garden of the Arts! Garden of the Arts is a […]

How to Clear Housing Seminar June 27th

PCS season is in full swing and those moving checklists can get overwhelming. Clearing housing can be one of the most stressful aspects of a PCS–especially if you have never had to do it before. Fort Carson Family Homes wants to help clear up some of the expectations that come with clearing on-post housing. They […]

Calling all Fort Carson Crafters!

Tumbleweeds at the Mountain Post is a non-profit organization located on Fort Carson. They offer volunteer opportunities, art/crafting classes for all age/skill level, craft consigner opportunities, and craft parties right here on Fort Carson. Their Facebook page says: “Tumbleweeds at the Mountain Post is a non-profit artisan gift shop located on Fort Carson. Our mission is […]

Post-Wide Yard Sales Now Through December

Whether you have a few closets to clean out or are trying to downsize for an upcoming PCS move, yard sales allow you to do all this and make a little extra cash in the process. If you don’t need to declutter, yard sales are a fun way to find deals on everything from kid […]

Luau Pool Party at Fort Carson Aquatics June 16th

The pools are open and flip flop season has arrived at Fort Carson! What better way to celebrate than with a Luau Pool Party? Fort Carson Aquatics and MWR will host a Luau Pool Party on June 16. Gather the kids, tell your friends, and get your leis ready, because tickets for this party are […]

USO Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 1st

Warm weather is upon us and, for a some of us, that means extra free time. If you are looking for something to do, USO Colorado Springs has you covered! Their Summer Concert Series kicks off on June 1.   The first concert in the series will feature the Trent Hughes Band. According to the […]

NAF Job Fair May 23rd

The Directorate of Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (DFMWR) will host a Job Fair event where the community at large will have an opportunity to get information and apply for jobs on Fort Carson. The DFMWR is actively pursuing candidates to fill positions that include but are not limited to: • Child, Youth & Program Assistants […]