Special Events

The El Paso County Nature Centers offer a wide diversity of special events. From the annual Fountain Creek Family Fun Day, Girl and Boy Scout Events, to Bear Creek by Candlelight, there is something for everyone across El Paso County. Check back often to find what exciting upcoming event you can participate in!

Special Events in 2020

Winter Fun at Fox Run Regional Park

Saturday, February 1

Chocolate Bunny Egg Hunt- CANCELED

Saturday, April 11

Happy at Home Happy Trails BBQ

Friday, August 21, 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Webelos Badge Day

September 19, 2020

Boo! At Bear Creek

October 23, 2020

Bear Run 3K& 5K Fun Run and Walk

November 7, 2020

Bear Creek by Candlelight- CANCELED

December 4, 5:00- 8:00 p.m.

Fountain Creek Logo

Special Events in 2020

Chocolate Bunny Walk & Egg Hunt- CANCELED

Saturday, April 11

Fountain Creek Family Fun Day Festival- POSTPONED DATE TBD

May 2, 2020

Girl Flying Kite

Fifth Annual Pikes Peak Birding and Nature Festival- CANCELED

Save the date for 2021- May 14-16

Girl Scout Day

September 19, 2020

Jack-o-Lantern Carving Party

October 24, 2020

Happy Halloween

Spooky Tales Along the Trail

October 31, 2020

Nature Hikes with Santa

December 12 & 19, 2020

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for most programs. Space may be limited. General Program Cancellation Policy: No refunds are given for public program registrations unless the program is cancelled by the Nature Centers. In the case of severe or dangerous weather staff may deem the conditions unsafe and may reschedule or cancel an event or program. All refunds will be paid by check. Check refunds may take 3-4 weeks to process.