04/15/2014

Fiesta for Cinco de Mayo in Colorado Springs!

Mexican culture is important in Colorado, and the holiday of freedom and democracy is almost here. If you’re feeling festive, put on your sombrero and celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Colorado Springs at these great events!

Cinco de Mayo in Colorado Springs

Cinco de Mayo Cooking Class at CHEFS - April 28th
If you’ve ever wanted to know how to cook Mexican meals from scratch, the week before Cinco de Mayo is the perfect time to learn! In this class, you’ll be making your own corn and flour tortillas, chips with pico de gallo, warm sopapillas, and more with Chef Michele Hopkins. 

Cinco de Mayo Dance Fiesta at Stargazers Theatre & Event Center - May 3rd
Put on your dancing shoes because The Legacy Band will be playing Latin Rock, Tex Mex, and other styles of music all night long. Holiday food and drink specials with a Mexican twist will be available as well.  

If you’ll be in Colorado Springs for Cinco de Mayo, join us for a stay at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs! We’re located footsteps away from Downtown’s hotspots. Stop by our Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub for beer cocktails; we also have a new menu, and Cinco de Mayo is the perfect time to try our pork green chile. 

Reserve your stay for Cinco de Mayo in Colorado Springs now!

04/08/2014

Congratulations Class of 2014! Celebrate Colorado College Commencement Weekend.

Colorado College Commencement Weekend

After years of hard work, learning, making memories, and more, the class of 2014’s college experience is coming to an end. Graduates of Colorado College are about to head out into the world-exploring, continuing the their studies, or entering the workforce. Join students in their last hurrah and celebrating one of the biggest days in their lives. Join the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs for the Colorado College Commencement Weekend!

Saturday, May 17th - Commencement Dance
Don your best cocktail attire for the Commencement Dance at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs! Adults, students, and children of all ages are invited to celebrate the Class of 2014. The evening will begin with a reception, followed by a short program, and then the dance. Appetizers will be served as you dance the night away! A shuttle will be available from the campus to the hotel from 8 PM - 1 AM for those staying at the school. 

Sunday, May 18th - Baccalaureate and Department Receptions
Join Colorado College and participate in one of their oldest graduation traditions. Students, families, and speakers will gather in the Shove Memorial Chapel to reflect on their experience and what’s to come. Faculty members and other speakers will give advice to students and speak about a variety of topics. Additional seating is available in the Armstrong Theatre. Several academic departments will be having private receptions in the evening. 

Monday, May 19th - Commencement
Caps off to the Class of 2014! Gather at the Armstrong Quadrangle (rain location is the Colorado Springs World Arena) and see the undergrads walk across the stage and become graduates.  

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is proud to be the host hotel for the Colorado College Commencement. We wish the best of luck to the Class of 2014 in all their future endeavors. Special rates are available for families and friends of graduating students. After the ceremony, join us for a celebratory meal at our Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub.

Book by April 22nd to take advantage of our Colorado College Commencement Weekend rates.

04/01/2014

Chocolate Bunnies, and Eggs, and Baskets, Oh My! Spend Easter in Colorado Springs.

Easter in Colorado Springs

Spring has finally sprung, and the weather’s perfect for sporting an Easter bonnet. From egg hunts to brunches, there are plenty of events taking place for the spring holiday. Check out these events and celebrate Easter in Colorado Springs!

Peter Rabbit Cotton Tail at Bear Creek Nature Center - April 17th
Join the Bear Creek Nature Explorers in celebrating Easter! Go for a hike and enjoy a puppet show and tons of hands-on activities and crafts. 

Chocolate Bunny Walk & Egg Hunt at Bear Creek Nature Center - April 19th
Follow the nature trail to find eggs filled with yummy treats! You’ll also learn all about rabbits from one of the Nature Center’s Bunny Guides and even see one up close.  

Easter Brunch at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs - April 20th
Adults - $39.95, Seniors - $32.95, Children 6-12 - $18.95, Children 5 & under are free (plus tax and gratuity)
Join us for our Easter brunch from 10 AM - 2 PM! Enjoy our omelet and breakfast station, a hot buffet, carving station, and more. We’ll be serving up your favorite freshly-baked goods from our bakery in addition to our chocolate fountain. 

Celebrate Easter with us at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. After joining us for brunch, make a splash with your family in our indoor pool. When the celebrations are over, the whole family will sleep peacefully in our Hilton Serenity beds.

Book your accommodations for Easter in Colorado Springs today!

Download Easter Brunch Menu 2014

03/25/2014

Buck Up at the Built Ford Tough Series in Colorado!

Things are about to get wild in Colorado Springs. Some of the most daring men in the country are getting ready to take on opponents over 10 times their size. See man face bull in one of the biggest rodeo events to stop the Springs, the Built Ford Tough Series in Colorado!

Built Ford Tough Series in Colorado
Image Courtesy of World Arena Colorado Springs

In collaboration with the Professional Bull Riders organization, the Built Ford Tough Series Colorado event, Rumble in the Rockies will put the world’s top 35 riders up against the best ranked bulls. Each battle will last eight seconds long, and should the rider defeat the bull, he may just take home a cash prize.

Professional Bull Riders
Built Ford Tough Series
Rumble in the Rockies
May 2nd - 4th, 2014
World Arena 

Continue the fun after the Rumble in the Rockies and head to the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. Try one our home-brewed ales famous burgers at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub

We hope you have a blast at the Built Ford Tough Series in Colorado! If you’re interested in learning more about our hotel, click here.

03/18/2014

Celebrate Earth Day at the Garden of the Gods!

It’s time to give thanks to the planet we live on and raise awareness for our environment. In Colorado Springs, there are tons of activities to partake in for the eco-friendly holiday. Join our city in celebrating Earth Day at the Garden of the Gods!

Earth Day at the Garden of the GodsIn honor of Earth Day, you can enjoy free programs and admission to the Rock Ledge Ranch historic site. Watch Native American dancers perform throughout the day and see the Nature Center’s birds of prey live. If you’re feeling active, embark on a nature walk or participate in craft activities. 

Earth Day
at the Garden of the Gods
Visitor and Nature Center
April 19th, 2014
9 AM - 3 PM 

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is located only four miles away from the Garden of the Gods. Before the celebrations begin, enjoy a fresh, hearty breakfast at our Antlers Grille. After a day outdoors, settle into a spacious, yet cozy guest room with picturesque views of Pikes Peak. 

Reserve a stay with us by clicking here. Enjoy celebrating Earth Day at the Garden of the Gods!

03/11/2014

Find Out “WhoDunit” at This Colorado Springs Murder Mystery Dinner!

There’s a killer loose in one of our ballrooms and the detectives need your help in finding him or her. Put on your thinking cap and see if you can solve the crime. Everyone’s a suspect at the Colorado Springs murder mystery dinner by the Dinner Detective®

Gather in one of our ballrooms for a four-course meal and take a good look around you. One of your fellow dining companions may very well be the killer! The detectives will take you through the crimes and the clues based on cold cases. This interactive dining show is a ton of fun and rated one of the best murder mystery dinners by several news stations and papers. 

Colorado Springs Murder Mystery DinnerColorado Springs Murder Mystery Dinner
By the Dinner Detective® 
Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs
Schedule | Menu  

After the show, relax and get comfortable at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. Grab a cocktail from our lobby bar and get cozy in our plush leather chairs. Our fireplace will keep you warm while you catch a movie or sporting event on our flat-screen HDTVs. 

Learn more about our hotel and accommodations by visiting our website. We hope to see you for our Colorado Springs murder mystery dinner!

03/04/2014

Enjoy Your Hotel Favorites at Home and Buy Hilton Hotel Products!

Buy Hilton Hotel Products

After a hotel stay, have you ever wished you could bring the pillows or the bed home with you? Now you can buy Hilton Hotel products on the Hilton to Home® web store! Enjoy your favorite luxury products all year round. 

Get the rest and relaxation you’re used to at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs at home with your very own Hilton Serenity bed by Serta, available in all sizes. Top it with with our bedding and pillows (both down/feather and alternative down available) for a complete Hilton experience! In addition to our bedding, you can purchase our Hilton Morning Blend coffee by The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, alarm clock, and bath products

When you need to get away, enjoy a refreshing retreat at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs! In addition to your favorite Hilton products, enjoy beautiful views of Pikes Peak and delectable cuisine at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub. Located in the heart of Downtown Colorado Springs, you’re footsteps away from the best attractions the city has to offer. 

Reserve your getaway today and buy Hilton Hotel products that you enjoyed on your stay!

02/25/2014

Soar Through the Sky on a Zipline Adventure Tour!

Spring is quickly approaching, which is the perfect time to explore the great outdoors! If you’re looking for a thrilling new activity to try, get ready for the ride of your life. Go on a zipline adventure tour

The adventure begins with a ride on rough terrain in a 4x4 vehicle to the zip course. Once you’re hooked up, jump off a cliff and slide down the lines that are over 6500 feet in elevation. Zip over lush woodlands and see Pikes Peak in a whole new way. 

Pikes Peak Ziplines
Adventures Out West
1305 Manitou Ave. 
Manitou Springs, CO 80829 

Planning a Colorado Springs getaway? At the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs, you’ll enjoy beautiful views of Pikes Peak. Fuel up for a day of running, jumping, and zipping at our Mocha Bean, where you can enjoy gourmet coffee and freshly baked pastries. Stay in one of our luxurious suites and soak away in a Jacuzzi after a day outdoors. 

To learn more about the accommodations we offer, click here. Book your zipline adventure tour now!

 

02/18/2014

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Colorado Springs!

St. Patrick's Day in Colorado SpringsShamrocks, and leprechauns, and pots of gold, oh my! St. Patrick’s Day is almost here. Whether you’re Irish or just Irish for the day, it’s time to get out your finest green attire. Plenty of events are taking place for the festive holiday, and we’ve compiled a list ones you certainly won’t want to miss. Spend St. Patrick’s Day in Colorado Springs!

St. Patrick’s Day High Tea at Miramont Castle - March 15th and 16th
Get ready to indulge in gourmet Irish treats! Head into the Queen’s Parlour Tea Room for a traditional Irish High Tea and a four-course meal.  

St. Patrick’s Day Parade Downtown  - March 15th
Line the streets of Downtown Colorado Springs! Hundreds of musicians, leprechauns, auto enthusiasts, and more will show their Irish pride with exciting floats and performances. The parade attracts almost 30,000 attendees each year!  

St. Patrick’s Day Races - March 15th
Show what you’re made of the weekend before St. Patrick’s Day! A variety of races will put you to the test. The 5K on St. Patrick’s Day might be a few days early, but it’s one of the most anticipated races of the holiday! Little ones under the age of ten can get in on the running fun by participating in the Leprechaun Fun Run, which will help raise funds for the Uncle Wilber Fountain in Acacia Park. If running isn’t your thing, try the Pedaling for St. Pat’s 50K Bicycle Ride and ride your bike in the parade!  

St. Patty’s Sports Expo - March 14th
Running and cycling enthusiasts will be able to interact with one another, meet organizations, shop, and more! Get a massage and learn how to achieve peak performance by speaking with sports medicine practitioners. 

Erin go bragh! Looking to continue the St. Patrick’s Day fun? Head to Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub in the evening for a delicious meal and microbrews. We’re located footsteps away from the action.

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs hopes you’ll celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Colorado Springs! Learn more about our hotel by clicking here.

02/11/2014

What Will you Discover at the Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center?

Have you ever gone into a museum and wondered “How do they put those skeletons together”? The Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center (RMDRC) can answer that question and even show you how! If you’re interested in learning more about dinosaurs, reptiles, fish, and other animals from prehistoric times, head to the RMDRC

Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource CenterRocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
201 S. Fairview St. Woodland Park, CO 80863
Mon. - Sat. 9 AM - 6 PM
Sun. 10 AM - 5 PM 

The RMDRC has its own Paleo Lab, where scientists and technicians work endlessly to break fossils free from rock and make copies of bones to turn into displays. Visitors can watch the staff in action through the display glass as they assemble skeletons for museums all over the world!

Walk around the RMDRC and discover the fossils, extinct animals, and more on exhibit. When you’re done, get a more hands-on experience at the Children’s Learning Center. Dig up a dinosaur or make your own out of magnets! If you’re feeling curious, you can even feel dinosaur feces!

Planning a family getaway to Colorado Springs? Everyone will have a blast at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. After a day at the center, head back to our hotel and have some fun in our indoor pool. Our spacious accommodations equipped with 37” HDTV’s and premium channels will ensure that everyone will be comfortable and content. 

Schedule your trip to the Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center today! Click here to learn more about our hotel.

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