Canon City 

Registration for the Senior Mini College

Registration for the Senior Mini College to be held at the Fremont Campus of Pueblo Community College begins.
Dates will be March 23-27.

Flyers and catalogs for the program will be available at the college, the Daily Record Newspaper, and local libraries and senior centers, beginning March 2. The cost for registration is $7. per day or $25 for unlimited classes for the week. Lunches must be pre-ordered and cost $8 per day.
For more information, the Fremont Campus at 719-296-6100

March 6-28   Black & White Art Exhibit Tuesday-Saturday 10am-4pm  Black & White Art Exhibit will be featured at the Fremont Center for the Arts.
Featured Artists in our East and West Lobby Galleries:  Charles Frizzell and Joan   719-275-2790

March 13th & 14th  9th Annual Spring Home & Garden Show  Minor Publishing will host its 9th Annual Spring Home & Garden Show 
at the Abbey Fieldhouse  Open to the public: Friday 10am-6pm and Saturday 7:30am-3pm
"PRIZES" - FREE Admission - "Giveaways"For more information call Jenny at 719-275-9131 or 719-778-6617

March 14th 5:30pm Museum of Colorado Prisons presents 5th ANNUAL ST.PATRICK'S DAY CEILIat the Abbey Events Center $32. per person or $220. for a table of 8 - includes dinner and entertainment by the Celtic Steps.  Cocktails at 5:30pm - Dinner and Entertainment to follow.  Get your tickets now at the Museum of Colorado Prisons, The Abbey orThe Canon City Chamber

April 3rd "Movie Industry in Fremont County"A new exhibit, "Movie Industry in Fremont County," will open at the Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center on April 3rd and continuing

April 5th, Canon City Chamber of Commerce presents EASTER EGG HUNT The Canon City Chamber of Commerce and Abbey Event Complex is proud to present an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 5, 2015 at the Abbey Event Center!  FREE!  It will begin at 9am with three dfferent age groups (0-4yr)-(5yr-7yr) and (8yr-11yr)

April 18th 6th Annual FIRE TRUCK PULL Registration at 9am Pull starts at 10am 400 Block o Main Street All teams pull twice - Best Time wins Trophy

April 25th Fremont County Tourism Expo9 am to 5 pm Abbey Field House For all of you small businesses that want to be a part of the expo, it is FREE!! Last year was a huge success. This year will be even better. Here is your opportunity to showcase your business to the people of Fremont County

May 1 – 30 Royal Gorge Bridge & Park Military and Fremont County Appreciation Month  


April 11th & 12th March in time to Steampunk and wine: A Brand New Festival in Florence, CO This event is to raise money to restore the Rialto and other Historical Preservation in Florence, Colorado.Oh........and have a lot of fun, too!!    LOOKING for VENDORS, SPONSORS, ENTERTAINERS!!At a time when we know that the weather can be beautiful or....not. Presently we are going to hold it as an "open air" market.  Indoor space is a back-up for inclement weather.

Email for application: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Call/text for questions: 719-431-3592






Steampunk Resurgence 2015 Schedule

Friday, April 24th

7-9pm Who Goes There? Paranormal Investigation of the Lowell Thomas Museum-Advance reservations recommended as ticket sales are limited at

Art show Check in and set-set up12pm-5pm

Vendor Check in

Saturday, April 25th

12:30pm3pm Ray Gun Fight presented by Gold Canyon Gun Fighters

Gallery 80860 art show and show 10am-5pm

10am11am and 12pm Historic Downtown Tours Departing from the Lowell Thomas Museum-first come first ride $5

10:30am Steam-A Brief History of Steam Power- Advance reservations available at Gold Coin Club Seating limited

Speakeasy Fish n chips at the Blue Collar Speak Easy

1pm Resurrection of the Rittenhouse- Advance reservations recommended; cash at the mine site the day of the event at

5-7pm Italian Dinner at the Fortune Club

6pm-7pm Steampunk Fashion Show

Steampunk Ball 7pm-11pm

Sunday, April 26th

Gold Camp Bakery Sunday Brunch

Gallery 80860 art show and show 10am-5pm

11am1pm Ray Gun Fight presented by Gold Canyon Gun Fighters

10am and 1pm Gold Mine Tours- Advance reservations required at

12pm Contraption Competition 1pm Winners announced.

Additional Activities (with time slot flexibility)