07/29/2014

Lift Off at the Colorado Balloon Classic

Watch hot air balloons take off at one of the biggest balloon festivals in Colorado.

The brightest and most exciting event during Labor Day Weekend is returning for its 38th year in Colorado Springs with the theme “Making Life More Colorful”. Go up, up, and away at the Colorado Balloon Classic

Make sure you rise early so you can watch the balloons rise up into the sky over the Rockies at the state’s largest air shows. Hundreds of balloon pilots will participate, competing for various titles including best of show. Each day will begin with a Mass Ascension in the launch field and Saturday will conclude with an evening Balloon Glo®. In addition to the balloon action, attendees will enjoy tons of other fun activities throughout the weekend. 

Colorado Balloon Classic
Image Courtesy of Colorado Ballon Classic

Colorado Balloon Classic
August 30th - September
1st, 2014
Memorial Park 

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs welcomes all participants to join us for a drink at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub after a day in the launch field. We hope you have a wonderful time at the Colorado Balloon Classic!

07/22/2014

Save on Your Stay with Our Colorado Springs Hilton Family Fun Package

Internet and breakfast are included with our Family Fun Package.

With summer being halfway over, it’s the perfect time to treat your family to a vacation before school starts up again. From great museums to incredible natural attractions, the city of Colorado Springs is the perfect place to visit. Everyone, included your four-legged family members can come and enjoy time away from home with our Colorado Springs Hilton family fun package

Colorado Springs Hilton Family Fun PackageFamily Fun Package

  • Breakfast for four at the Antlers Grille
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Valid until May 16th, 2015
  • HHonors Reward Category: 5

Start packing your bags and get ready to head to the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. Children and parents will both enjoy spending down time by the pool, and our lunch and dinner menus at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub has something for everyone. When the day is over, get a great night’s sleep in our Hilton Serenity Beds. We also offer special dog beds upon request for your furry family members.

Book your stay with our Colorado Springs Hilton family fun package today!

07/15/2014

Run Through the Night During the 2014 Blue Moon Trail Run

Towards the end of August, the moon is blue in Colorado Springs, which gives people something to howl about. Runners are lacing up their shoes to hit the trails twilight style. Get in on the action and participate in the 2014 Blue Moon Trail Run!

2014 Blue Moon Trail RunThe Blue Moon Trail Run is celebrating its third year. The run is broken down into three events - a 5K, 10K, and Kids Run. As you hit the trails, you’ll see the natural landscape of the Ute Valley Park in a whole new light. When the finish line is crossed, celebrate at the post-race barbecue! Those 21 and over will be able to relax in the Runners Roost Beer Garden and childcare is available for younger runners.

Blue Moon Trail Run
August 29th, 2014
6:00 PM 
Ute Valley Park 

Looking for a place to stay on race day? The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is located near Ute Valley Park. After the race, settle into a spacious guest room or suite and enjoy a refreshing shower. Get comfortable in our Hilton Serenity Beds and experience a great evening of rest and relaxation. A cup of gourmet coffee at our Mocha Bean cafe will help you get running in the morning.

Reserve your stay for the 2014 Blue moon Trail Run!

07/08/2014

Dine, Drink, and Sway at the Vino and Notes Festival!

When the weather’s warm, there’s nothing better than relaxing outdoors and listening to jazz while sipping on a glass of wine. Enjoy the company of others and unwind in Woodland Park this summer. Get ready to raise your glass to great food, wine, and music at the Vino and Notes Festival

This year’s festival features a brand new location and a Bierwerks beer garden. Over 17 wineries from Colorado will be present, serving up the best reds and whites. After you grab a glass, grab a meal at the barbecue, Mediterranean, and Hawaiian food stands, or attend a demonstration and dine at the Wine Food Pairing Booth if you’re not sure what to try your favorite wine with. Two of the top jazz groups in our area will be serenading attendees all throughout the day.

Vino and Notes FestivalVino & Notes Festival
August 2nd, 2014
Woodland Station - Woodland Park

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is a short drive away from Woodland Park. If you’re looking to indulge more in Colorado’s flavors and local ingredients, join us for burgers, brews, and wine at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub.

We hope you have a wonderful time at the Vino and Notes Festival! Now is the time to reserve your accommodations.

07/01/2014

Test Your Athleticism at the 2014 Rocky Mountain State Games!

Every year, athletes of all ages and skill levels from Colorado flock to Colorado Springs for one of the biggest competitions of the year. Many to qualify for the 2014 State Games of America and others to show their strengths. Celebrate sports in our great state at the 2014 Rocky Mountain State Games

This year’s event features six days of competition, including a massive Olympic Downtown Celebration and Opening Ceremonies. New events have been added to the games for 2014, which include fast pitch softball, inline speed skating, lacrosse, roller derby, and goal ball. Also, if you’re looking to have fun the fit way, participate in the Color in Motion 5K, where you’ll be doused in bright colors as you run the streets.  

2014 Rocky Mountain State Games

2014 Rocky Mountain State Games
July 18th - 20th, 25th - 27th
Downtown Colorado Springs 

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is a proud supporter and preferred hotel for the Rocky Mountain State Games. Our fitness center has all the equipment you need to train for your event. When the games are over, treat yourself to a delicious meal at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub.

Rooms are going quickly for the 2014 Rocky Mountain State Games! Reserve your stay today.

06/24/2014

Enjoy Summer Fun with the Antlers Hilton!

Head to the Antlers Hilton for outdoor summer events in Colorado Springs.

There’s no doubt about it - summer is one of the best times to visit Colorado Springs. From rock climbing, to horseback riding, to huge festivals, there’s plenty to see and do. The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is joining in on the action with concerts, movies, and fish fries all summer long!

Antlers HiltonConcert and Music Series
From June 27th - August 29th, join us outdoors in front of the hotel for some live entertainment. Concerts will take place on Fridays from 11:30 AM - 1 PM and movies on Saturdays from 9 PM - 11 PM. We’ll be playing family favorite movies, such as Frozen and our local musicians will have you dancing throughout the afternoon! 

Fish Fry Friday
Nothing’s better than a seafood meal during the summer! On Fridays from 11 AM - 1 PM, we’ll be serving up seafood n’ chips specials on the Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub Patio. For $10 (tax included) you’ll enjoy a soft drink and your choice of fish n’ chips or popcorn shrimp n’ chips.  

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is located Downtown, just footsteps away from some of the city’s best attractions. Featuring fun family events and spacious and peaceful accommodations, you’ll be sure to have a wonderful experience.

 To learn more about our guest rooms and suites at the Antlers Hilton, click here.

06/17/2014

Enjoy a 4th of July Getaway with a Military Hotel Discount in Colorado Springs!

Ever since the 1700s, US troops have been risking their lives by serving our country and protecting our freedom on the home front and across the globe. On the Fourth of July, we celebrate our independence and our soldiers. To Salute Our Heroes, the Antlers Hilton offers a military hotel discount in Colorado Springs! 

Our Salute to the Heroes rates are available for the armed forces, reservists, firefighters, and members of law enforcement, both active and retired. 

Military Hotel Discount in Colorado SpringsSalute to the Heroes

  • 50% off best
    available rate
  • Rate per room per night based on double occupancy
  • Must be booked in advanced
  • Taxes not included
  • Valid government ID required at check-in
  • May not be combined with other discounts

Join us at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs for some well-deserved rest and relaxation. Spend the afternoon by the pool and join us for cocktails in the evening at our Lobby Bar or at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub. Our location provides easy access to Downtown’s best attractions, including the Air Force Academy

Reserve your stay with our military hotel discount in Colorado Springs!

06/10/2014

Feeling Patriotic? Celebrate Independence at 4th of July Events in Colorado Springs!

Don’t miss these 4th of July events in Colorado Springs.

There’s no doubt about it that Independence Day is the biggest holiday in the summer. From Stars and Stripes sing-alongs, to massive fireworks shows, to barbecues with delicious food, there are plenty of ways to celebrate. If you’ll be spending the three-day weekend in our area, you’ll definitely want to check out these 4th of July events in Colorado Springs! 

Colorado Springs Philharmonic Fabulous Fourth at Memorial Park
Fireworks will be bursting in the air as the Philharmonic kicks off their summer symphony concerts! You’ll hear a selection of patriotic songs and Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture on the evening of July 4th. Bring your own picnic or enjoy different dishes at the park’s food stands. 

4th of July in Colorado SpringsFamily Fourth at Rock Ledge Ranch 
Learn about the history of the holiday in a fun, exciting way! Visitors will experience a unique re-enactment of a Revolutionary War camp and listen to General William Jackson Palmer read the Declaration of Independence. Test your luck at carnival games in the barn and see if you’ll win a prize. In the afternoon, head to the Orchard House lawn for a picnic lunch and live music.  

Half on the 4th Half Marathon at Monument Valley Park
Join Spree Racing in sprinting 13.1 miles the morning of Independence Day! The race begins and ends in Monument Valley Park, and each participant will receive a t-shirt and medal. 

Tri-Lakes 4th of July Celebration at Various Locations
If you’re looking for the largest 4th of July event in the Colorado Springs area, you’ll definitely want to attend the Tri-Lakes 4th of July Celebration. The festivities begin with a pancake breakfast, followed by a fun run, two parades, and a massive street fair. 

Independence Day is the perfect time to take advantage of guest rooms and suites at the Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs. Our historic hotel has hosted several presidents during their trips to Colorado. Featuring picturesque views of the mountains and Downtown, you’ll also be able to enjoy firework displays from the privacy of your own room.

Book your room before it’s too late, so you can attend some of the 4th of July events in Colorado Springs.

06/03/2014

Celebrate Irish and Scottish Culture at the Pikes Peak Celtic Festival

Take part in Irish and Scottish cultural traditions at Pikes Peak Celtic Festival.

The start of the summer is a perfect reason for some cheer. Until 1999, one of the ways Colorado Springs celebrated was with the Pikes Peak Highland Games. Last year, the Games were brought back as the Pikes Peak Celtic Festival, and the big event honoring Irish and Scottish culture is returning for 2014. Put on your kilt and join in on the fun!

Have a grand “ould” time at the Pikes Peak Celtic Festival, where you’ll enjoy three days of Gaelic and Celtic music performances. World Champions Celtic Steps Irish dancing school and other troupes will be performing as well, firing up the crowds. Local pubs and eateries will be present serving up meat pies, beer, and other goods. And what would a festival be without a little competition? Athletes will be tested with Highland Games and pipe and drumming bands will go face to face in a Western United States Pipe Band Association sanctioned event.  

Pikes Peak Celtic FestivalPikes Peak Celtic Festival
June 20th - 22nd, 2014
Memorial Park 
Schedule

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs is a short walk to Memorial Park. Start off your day with freshly-baked pastries and gourmet coffee at our Mocha Bean cafe. If you feel the need to cool off, head to our pool area and take a dip into our Olympic-length pool with beautiful views of Pikes Peak. Whether you’re traveling with a friend or with the whole clan, we offer a variety of accommodations to suit your needs. 

Reserve your room or suite for the Pikes Peak Celtic Festival!

05/27/2014

Rev Your Engines for the Pikes Peak Hill Climb!

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of the biggest car and motorcycle races in Colorado.

Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak Region started a racing tradition with an extreme twist. As high as the clouds and with twists and turns, the bravest souls are heading into town to put their motors to the test. Get ready for the Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Pikes Peak Hill ClimbPikes Peak International
Hill Climb
June 29th, 2014
America’s Mountain™: Pike’s Peak

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) begins at 9,390 feet above sea level, ends at Pikes Peak’s summit at 14,110 feet high, and consists of 156 turns. Motorcycle and automobile racers from across the globe will compete in a variety of categories in the country’s second oldest motor sports race.  

Participants in the race spend over a week preparing for the main event. A day is spent inspecting the vehicles to make sure they’re in the best condition to withstand the incline of the mountain. Then three days are spent practicing so they can get used to the course and participating in qualifying races. After the qualifying rounds are completed, the track is prepared for the final event.

The Antlers Hilton Colorado Springs wishes those competing in the Pikes Peak Hill Climb the best of luck! Join us for a celebratory beer cocktail at Judge Baldwin’s Brew Pub afterwards.

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