Antique-style, one-ring, artistic circus is the not your average circus - it's the best kind of circus! Within 20 feet of your seat you will see daring acrobatic feats, amazing equestrian showmanship, canine capers and of course the antics of Nino the Clown! Fun for all ages. Visit www.zoppecolorado.com and use code KIDS to get a $5.00 discount on every General Admission ticket. Discount not available for VIP.
Expires: Sep. 6th, 2016
"Every Kid in a Park" is a free program from the National Park Service, and we are simply helping to promote it. 4th graders and their families will able to apply for their free pass in the Fall of 2015. Check our website and the National Park Foundation for further details -- http://www.nationalparks.org/ook/every-kid-in-a-park.
Expires: Dec. 31st, 2016
Sep. 1st - Aug. 31st
Announcing "Every Kid in a Park"
A new initiative to get all 4th graders and their families to experience the places that are home to our country's natural treasures, rich history, and vibrant culture FREE OF CHARGE!
Did you know that you own millions of acres of national parks, historic structures, cultural artifacts, ancient forests, snow-capped mountains, and clear blue lakes? Our public lands and waters belong to all Americans and are waiting for you to explore them!
To help engage and create our next generation of park visitors, supporters and advocates, we are kicking off the Every Kid in a Park initiative. The immediate goal is to provide an opportunity for each and every 4th grade student across the country to experience their public lands and waters in person throughout the 2015-2016 school year.
The National Parks Foundation is still working on the details and online registration process, but soon, you will have access to your own Every Kid in a Park pass. This pass will give you free access to national parks, national forests, national wildlife refuges, and more!
The Every Kid in a Park pass will be available for the 2015-2016 school year, for certain, but some park officials are considering extending it through the summer of 2016, as well.
Every Kid in a Park joins the Foundation's Open Outdoors for Kids program in helping children learn history, culture, and science while exploring the great outdoors. The initiative is an administration-wide effort among the National Park Service, Forest Service, Department of Education, Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Land Management, Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Reclamation, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Canon City, CO 81215
Jun. 5th - Sep. 17th
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park Becomes Park After Dark in 2016. New Amphitheater Brings in Name Entertainment
Canon City, Colo.--This year the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park pulls in top-performing artists and entertainment with Park After Dark, a 5-band concert series at their Elk Park Amphitheater nestled "on the other side of the bridge." The series begins on June 5, with Kaleo, the Icelandic rock band taking America by storm, followed by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and their 50th Anniversary Tour on June 30.
The new amphitheater follows the tradition of great Colorado venues with lawn seating for 2,500, and awe-inspiring views of the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Pre-Concert entertainment begins at 6:30 pm, Bands at 8 pm. All rides shows and attractions will be open until 10 pm. Sponsored in part by Bristol Brewery and the Winery at the Holy Cross Abbey, both home-grown Colorado businesses. Here's the line-up:
June 5: Kaleo
June 30: Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
July 16: Blue Oyster Cult
Aug: 5: Mark Chesnutt
Sept. 17: Blitzen Trapper
Vice-President and General Manager, Mike Bandera said "We have always talked about extending the hours of the park and building a concert facility in Southern Colorado. It's beautiful here and what better way to enjoy a concert, great music, great scenery."
Park After Dark tickets are on sale now at the affordable price of $40, said Bandera. This admission includes park offerings from 5 pm until 10 pm. If a patron wishes to spend the day at the park and attend Park After Dark, price is $65.
Visit royalgorgebridge.com for Park After Dark purchases and park information. Seating is limited for the concert and on a first come, first serve basis. Park After Dark tickets can purchased at the park on the day of the show if seating is available. The concert series is produced by FrogDawgProductions.
Jul. 31st - Sep. 5th
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Aug. 1st - Oct. 31st
Find amazing prices on adventure gear at Avid4 Adventure's used gear sales. Purchase used youth and adult Specialized bikes, Stand On Liquid inflatable and rigid stand up paddleboards, Osprey backpacking packs, tents, dry bags & boxes, recreational kayaks, and more! Avid4 Adventure also offers new merchandise for sale including hydration packs, water bottles, hats, caps, t-shirts and other branded items. (Please note: We do not sell any used rock climbing equipment, helmets, whitewater kayaks, or canoes.)