Heritage and Events

Colorado Springs has a rich Western heritage that can be seen on ranches, at rodeos, and in our downtown architecture. Learn more at the Western Heritage Spirit of Colorado Springs website.  A full list of events can be found on the 2024 Western Spirit Calendar.

Three rodeos provide residents and visitors with summertime entertainment:

colorado springs visitor center logoWhile you’re in town for the rodeos, be sure to check out all the other great attractions and activities we offer at our Visitor Info Website. Colorado Springs (or “the Springs” as we say in these parts) is one of the nation’s most scenic cities and boasts a full slate of can’t-miss attractions, parks and activities like Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain and Garden of the Gods, named the #1 U.S. Park by TripAdvisor.

Pikes Peak - America's Mountain

Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain can be experienced by car, train, bike or on foot.

Garden of the Gods Park

Garden of the Gods is a spectacular park that you can explore by car, trolley, horseback, Segway, Jeep or on foot.