The Colorado Springs Sports Corp is gearing up for another season of unique community events! As always, these events would not be possible without the support and promotion from our amazing local, regional and national media partners.
As opportunities arise, we appreciate any PSAs, pre-scheduled or live social media mentions, calendar listings and any other promotion your agency is willing to do to assist in getting the word out about these great community events.
Media assets, including banners ads, logos, video PSA’s, etc. for all events can be downloaded by CLICKING HERE.
Interview requests and additional media inquiries can be directed to Molly Sharples, Marketing Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Ideally, interviews should be scheduled at a minimum three weeks prior to each event to allow time to coordinate guests.
Downtown WinterFest – Beijing
February 5 – Downtown Colorado Springs
The Downtown WinterFest – Beijing is a continuation of a biennial celebration of the Olympic & Paralympics Games. It is expected to be the largest attended winter event in downtown Colorado Springs in 2022 and will be held in conjunction with programming at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum and the City of Colorado Springs’ COS 150: Downtown Celebration, celebrating Colorado Springs’ founding.
Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
June 26 – Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain
The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo, will celebrate the 100th running of the Race to the Clouds on Sunday, June 26. Thousands of fans and auto racing enthusiasts will come from around the world to witness America’s 2nd oldest auto race.
4th of July Symphony on Your Porch
July 4 – Colorado Springs
Get ready for the largest 4th of July event with fireworks erupting across the Pikes Peak Region from several different locations. Enjoy the City of Colorado Springs’ annual tradition of a patriotic symphony performance on your favorite local radio station – all from your porch!
Rocky Mountain State Games
July 22-24 & 29-31 – Colorado Springs
The Rocky Mountain State Games (RMSG) is Colorado’s largest multi-sport festival for athletes of all ages and athletic abilities including those with physical disabilities or visual impairment. This year marks the 20th annual event!
More than 900 volunteers are needed to successfully run this event. CLICK HERE to volunteer for the Rocky Mountain State Games.
The Broadmoor Cycle to the Summit
August 13 – Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain
The Broadmoor Cycle to the Summit features a competitive race sanctioned by USA Cycling and a Gran Fondo (non-competitive fun ride) that give cyclists of all abilities a truly unique experience on Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain. This year’s race will feature a competitive E-bike category in addition to the E-bike exhibition. This event attracts the top competitive and recreational cyclists from across the nation and around the world.
CLICK HERE to volunteer for the Broadmoor Cycle to the Summit.
Labor Day Lift Off
September 3-5 – Memorial Park
The Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off continues a 46-year tradition of a hot air balloon event in Colorado Springs. This historical event has been one of the top ten largest hot air balloon events in the United States and will draw more than 150,000 attendees to Memorial Park over the holiday weekend.
Event goers will enjoy early morning balloon launches and evening balloon glows as well as fun for the entire family, including a concert series, family fun-zone and several sports expositions.
ORANGETHEORY 5K: Participate in the first Orangetheory 5K at Labor Day Lift Off! For more information and to register, click here for the event flyer.
MEDIA DAY: Limited space is available and applications are required for media personnel who would like to participate in the balloon rides during Labor Day Lift Off Media Day on Friday, September 2 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. at Memorial Park. To submit an application and learn more, click here.
Pikes Peak Regional AirShow
September 24-25 – Colorado Springs Airport
The Pikes Peak Regional Air Show is taking flight in Colorado Springs on September 24-25! In partnership with the Pikes Peak Regional Air Show and National Museum of WWII Aviation, the air show will be held at the Colorado Springs Airport, which provides for excellent viewing of aircraft in flight. Join us as we celebrate the unique history of restored and contemporary aircraft through skilled performances, static displays, KidZone, food, vendors, activities, and much more. This will be an event you don’t want to miss!
Click here to volunteer for the Pikes Peak Regional Airshow.