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City to Observe Christmas and New Yearâ??s Day
Thursday, December 18, 2014

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—All City of Colorado Springsadministrativeandelected administrative offices and agencies will be closed Thursday, December 25 in observance of Christmas Day and closed Thursday, January 1, 2015 in observance of New Year’s Day, including:

  • City Hall
  • City Clerk
  • Municipal Court
  • Sales Tax Office
  • Administrative offices for Mountain Metropolitan Transit
  • Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Administrative Building
  • Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum
  • Sports Office at Memorial Park
  • Rockledge Ranch Historic Site
  • Starsmore Discovery Center
  • Meadows Park Community Center
  • Otis Community Center
  • Hillside Community Center
  • Deerfield Hills Community Center
  • Helen Hunt Falls Visitors Center


  • Garden of the Gods Park
  • Sertich Ice Center: open Christmas and New Year’s Eve with public skating sessions: 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. and 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. (Christmas Day only)
  • Open New Year’s Day: public skate sessions 9:45 – 11:15 a.m., 1:30-3:00 p.m. and 5:30-7:00 p.m., pick up hockey 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Visit for a full schedule of events and skate times.
  • Acacia Park Ice Rink – Enjoy some fun this holiday season at the only outdoor ice rink in Colorado Springs! 
  • Christmas and New Year’s Day, 11 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • AdAmAn Fireworks Show on Pikes Peak- View a glorious fireworks display from the summit of America’s Mountain at the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve. For more information visit