If you were a fan of Where’s Waldo growing up, there’s a great event for you in Colorado Springs Saturday morning. The 5th Annual Waldo Waldo 5k is a family friendly walk and fun run with the proceeds going to the Pikes Peak Community Foundation. A Waldo or Wenda costume comes with your registration so everyone will match. The run starts at 9:45 with a warm up before the race and food trucks, music, a beer garden, and more fun to follow! The route starts and ends at the Pioneer Museum. You can register and find more information here.
GIANT PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
The Giant Pumpkin Festival is back! The pumpkins will be rolling into Old Colorado City Saturday along with family friendly vendors, a sidewalk sale, pumpkin patch, pie judging contest, and happy hour. There will be live music and fall fun from 10 to 3. It's a free event and you can find out more here.
BOO AT THE BRIDGE
The Royal Gorge is hosting a Halloween event Saturday from 4 pm to 9 pm. Boo At The Bridge will feature "spooktacular" goodies, entertainment, and games for all the kiddos. You'll find a Spook Trail, Native American Dancers, circus performers, carnival games, and of course trick-or-treat. $12 will get you in and includes all of the activities. Tickets can be purchased ahead of time for a discount here.
BOO AT THE ZOO
The Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is again hosting Boo At The Zoo. It’s all the treats, but no tricks, for all the little kids looking to enjoy the Halloween season. There will be 7 opportunities to go trick-or-treating at the zoo. October 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st from 4-8:30 pm you can take the kids to the zoo for all the family friendly fun, special Halloween activities, and, of course, plenty of fun with all of the zoo animals. General admission will be $17.75. You can find more information here.