Updated: 4 days ago
Due to current state mandates: People who have been completely vaccinated are not required to wear masks. People that have not been completely vaccinated are encouraged to wear masks and maintain social distancing between family groups.
Upcoming events…please check back often for more detailed updates!
NOTE: Calendar subject to change. Please check again prior to attending an event. In case of inclement weather please call.
Nov 27, Sat., 1:00pm-3:00pm…Skin & Skulls…
Join Ranger Kelli at the DRC for an exciting exhibit featuring some of your favorite local wildlife species! Enhance your wildlife identification skills and learn more about the mission of Colorado Parks and Wildlife.
Dec 11, Sat., 12:30pm-3:00pm…Who’s That With the Red Hat?…Mrs. Claus and Santa want to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and invite you to join them for a “Merry” afternoon of Christmas joy. Santa will be hearing the children’s Christmas wishes and handing out candy canes. Mrs. Claus will delight everyone with her puppets, silly props and songs. After the show everyone will make a special Christmas craft to take home. You can also make a craft for our tree and hang it up. You don’t want to miss this special holiday celebration! The fun starts at 12:30pm. Bring your camera and take a picture of you in front of our tree with Mrs. Claus and Santa! Treat bags will be handed out to each child. 12:30pm visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus, 1:00pm show starts.
Dec 19, Sun., 11:00am-2:00pm…Dec 22, Wed., 11:00am-2:00pm…Santa and the Dinos…Make a trip to the Dinosaur Resource Center for a visit with Santa and the Dinosaurs! We will have our craft table available to make an ornament for our Christmas tree as well as one for yourselves. Join us for some Christmas fun! Included with museum admissions.
Dec 24, Fri., 9:00am-3:00pm…Christmas Eve…DRC will be closing early at 3:00pm.
Dec 25, Sat., – Christmas Day...DRC will be closed on Christmas Day. We will reopen on Sunday, December 26th.
Dec 28, Tues., 9:00am-6:00pm…Kid's Free Day…2 children, ages 12 and under, will receive FREE admission with one paid regular priced adult admission. The following booths will be at the DRC from 10:00am-3:00pm: Children’s Literacy-Free book giveaway, Colorado Springs Astronomical Society-Learn about the stars and constellations and why they change from season to season. Have fun with telescopes and get a free moon map., Juice Plus-Free sample for kids with an adult., Leave No Trace-Did you know what to do if you find a fossil or artifact? Come and learn all the facts and become a good steward of the Earth., Bear Creek Nature Center-Interactive games about animal skulls and teeth and take home a craft., John Patterson-Original artwork and live art demonstrations., Dinosaur Ridge-Activity Table. Further details will be added. Keep checking our website for updates.
Dec 31, Fri., 9:00am-3:00pm… New Year’s Eve…DRC will be closing early at 3:00pm. We will reopen on Sunday, January 2, 2022.