Saturday, September 25, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Bear Creek Nature Center 245 Bear Creek Road, Colorado Springs, 80906 Deepen your observations through nature sketching in this guided workshop. We’ll focus on fall trees, leaves, and landscapes! All levels, children 8+ are welcome with an adult. $15 per person. Prepaid registration required. To register, call 719-520-6387. Supplies:Recommended Portable…
Join us for the 12th Annual Happy Trails Fundraiser! This year’s event will take place in Fox Run Regional Park as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of El Paso County Parks and raise funds for a new Northern El Paso County Nature Center! Attendees can expect the same delicious Buffalo Gals BBQ, drinks and decadent desserts that are a staple of this beloved event. Wirewood Station will fill the lakeside space with their special Americana sound. This is sure to be a magical evening in a breathtaking space as we celebrate and raise funds for a great cause!
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 2021
Nighttime EGGstravaganza at Fox Run Regional Park
Friday, April 2
Chocolate Bunny Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 3
Webelos Badge Day
Bear Run 3K& 5K Fun Run and Walk
Bear Creek by Candlelight
Chocolate Bunny Walk & Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 3
Fountain Creek Family Fun Day Festival
Girl Scout Day
Jack-o-Lantern Carving Party
Nature Hikes with Santa
December 11 & 18
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.