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Colorado Springs Details Events for Holiday Weekend

Jun 30, 2022

Celebrate the 4th of July at the NEW Star Spangled Symphony & July 4th Block Party! Enjoy a free concert and block party at the Pikes Peak Center in downtown Colorado Springs on July 4, 2022. The concert, led by Associate Conductor Thomas Wilson, features patriotic favorites like 1812 OvertureThe Olympic Spirit, America the Beautiful, among others.


With the event just around the corner, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic and Colorado Springs Sports Corporation are eager to share the ancillary events surrounding this community celebration including:


  • FREE concert from the Colorado Springs Philharmonic
  • Downtown July 4th Block Party (101 Sahwatch Street) complete with beer garden, yard games, and more
  • FREE patriotic frozen treats provided by Xfinity and Kona Ice
  • Photo contest presented by iHeartRadio
  • Banning Lewis Ranch Community Military & First Responder Celebration
  • Rocky Mountain Vibes Game (ticketed event)
  • Switchbacks FC Game (ticketed event)


Be sure to turn on your favorite local radio station while viewing one of several fireworks shows across the Pikes Peak region. Broadcast starts at 9:00 PM; Fireworks start at 9:15 PM (weather & fire ban dependent).


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July 4th Block Party

3:30-7:00 PM


Celebrate the 4th of July with us in downtown Colorado Springs at the Star Spangled Symphony & July 4th Block Party, a new & exciting addition to the 4th of July Symphony on Your Porch! With livestreamed music from the Colorado Springs Philharmonic on the north lawn in front of the Pikes Peak Center (101 Sahwatch Street), food vendors, beer garden, yard games, and more - you won't want to miss it!


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FREE Colorado Springs Philharmonic Concert

4:30 PM


The Star Spangled Symphony is a FREE patriotic concert for the Pikes Peak region. The concert, conducted by Associate Conductor Thomas Wilson, will begin at 4:30 PM and is scheduled to last 80 minutes. Music on the program features patriotic favorites like 1812 Overture, The Olympic Spirit, America the Beautiful, and others.


Elio Nova-Wolfe is thrilled to be performing once again with the Philharmonic. A vocalist, he is a graduate of West Liberty and Pace University, worked for NCLH Creative Studios as a singer/dancer and vocal captain pre-pandemic. Currently, he performs (and bartends) just down the street at the award-winning LGBTQIA+ piano bar Icons-CO. He also sings with the all-star Soul X band, and recently finished his first national tour in Motones and Jerseys. 


Reservations are advised for inside concert tickets. Click here to reserve your tickets today! 


Banning Lewis Ranch Community Military & First Responder Celebration (Vista Park)

4:00-8:00 PM


Join the community for a special military & first responder appreciation event on Sunday, July 4 with an concert and more! 


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Xfinity & Kona Ice Sweet Treat Activation

5:00-7:00 PM


Xfinity has teamed up with Kona Ice to provide FREE patriotic frozen treats to kids in FIVE surprise neighborhoods across the community! Be on the lookout between 5:00-7:00 PM to grab your tasty treat thanks to Xfinity!


iHeartRadio Photo Contest


Residents are encouraged to take part by capturing and submitting photos to participate in the official Photo Contest, presented by iHeartRadio. To enter, tag @sunny1063online and/or @y969country on Instagram on your 4th of July posts for your chance to win a free BBQ dinner provided by Famous Dave’s/Texas T-Bone! For more info, visit or


Rocky Mountain Vibes Game (ticketed event)

6:30 PM


Join in on all the 4th of July fun at the ballpark as the Rocky Mountain Vibes take on the Billings Mustangs!


Switchbacks FC Game (ticketed event)

7:00 PM


Cheer on the Colorado Springs Switchbacks as they compete against San Diego Loyal SC on July 4!


Community Fireworks 

9:15 PM (weather & fire ban dependent)


The following locations will be presenting firework displays, weather & fire ban dependent. These shows will be visible to residents at their homes across the region unless otherwise noted. See for details:


  • Banning Lewis Ranch (4-8PM celebration open to the public - Vista Park)
  • The Broadmoor
  • The Club at Flying Horse
  • City of Colorado Springs Fire Department Complex
  • Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC (7PM game - ticketed event)
  • The Country Club of Colorado at Cheyenne Mountain Resort
  • Falcon Freedom Days at Meridian Ranch (July 2 - open to the public)
  • Garden of the Gods Resort and Club
  • Rocky Mountain Vibes (6:30PM - ticketed event)


*Subject to change

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