Colorado Springs Labor Day: Listing of prime occasions, plus open and closed arts and leisure
Here’s a look at the events taking place in Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak area on Labor Day 2020 (Monday, Sept. 7), along with a list of open and closed.
– Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off Citywide Celebration: With 35-40 balloons to be launched from around 15 locations across the city, residents will be able to watch the “pop-up” balloon lights from home at night from September 4th to 5th, Set. 5-6 balloon launches; oshawaspringslabordayliftoff.com.
– Colorado State Fair – Virtual events, pueblo; oshawastatefair.com. Cattle and horse shows will be broadcast live from September 4th to 7th, the world championship in slopper eating will be broadcast live at 1pm on September 5th.
– Labor Day Art and Craft Festival of the Commonwheel Co-op – Virtual, Sept. 5-13; commonwheel.com/virtual-festival.
Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions are closed on Monday; check with individual banks or credit unions.
Buses (subway): The buses run on Monday according to the Sunday schedule.
Government Offices: City, district, state and federal offices closed on Mondays.
Libraries: All branches in the Pikes Peak Library District are closed on Monday.
Post: No postal service and office closed Monday.
Public schools: Closed on Mondays.
The newspaper: Office closed; Newspaper delivery unaffected.
Shopping centers: The Citadel, Chapel Hills open Monday 11 am-7pm; Briargate Promenade Shops are open Mondays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Large department stores and grocery stores: Open Monday at regular opening times.
Road conditions and further information:
Colorado: 1-877-315-7623, cotrip.org
Arizona: 1-888-411-7623, az511.com
Kansas: 1-800-585-7623, ksdot.org
Nebraska: 1-800-906-9069, 511.nebraska.gov
New Mexico: 1-800-432-4269, tinyurl.com/ketyaqw
Oklahoma: 1-844-465-4997, ok.gov/odot
Texas: 1-800-452-9292, drivetexas.org
Utah: 1-866-511-8824, tinyurl.com/mqs83fu
Wyoming: 1-888-996-7623, wyoroad.info