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5 Around Town: July 28th and 29th

Posted at 11:19 AM, Jul 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 13:24:11-04


Here are a few of the events going on this weekend. 

Looking Glass Land

If you’re a fan of Lewis Carroll, you can check out “Looking Glass Land” this weekend. The production will be put on by the Fountain Community Theater and will feature an adaptation of “Through the Looking Glass” with all fun of the original, plus a few unique twists. The show will be at 2pm on Sunday at the Activities Center on Alabama Ave. Regular tickets will be $10 at the door. Buy tickets and find more information here.

Colorado Grown Day

The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum will host a Colorado Grown Family Fun Day to celebrate Colorado’s 142nd birthday this Saturday. From 10 am to 2 pm the museum will have food trucks, live music from WireWood Station, a soda garden, interactive history booths and demonstrations, community organization tables, historic games, face painting, and more in addition to all of their usual exhibits. As always, the museum is free, donations are appreciated. Find more information here.

Colorado Craft Tours

Colorado Craft Tours has two new Saturday tours to check out. The Penrose Tour and Little London Tour will both include visits to three local breweries and distilleries with behind the scenes tours, pints, samples, and drink and food pairings. Tickets are $69 and you can reserve a space at

The Pajama Game

The Youth Repertory Theatre program of the Fine Arts Center will be putting on “The Pajama Game” this weekend. The Tony Award Winning musical centers on a dispute between management and workers at a pajama factory. Performances will be at 7 pm Thursday – Saturday with a 2 pm show on Sunday at the Fine Arts Center. Regular tickets will be $10. Buy tickets and find more information here.

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