Category: EVENTS

2nd Annual Rise & Shine 5K Fun Run / Walk – Pueblo, CO – CANCELLED

Due to Covid-19 this event has been cancelled.  Thank you to all the support we were given for this event!

Have you ever thought about participating in a 5K (3.1 miles)?  Join us April 11th at City Park, as we help impact Pueblo.  All proceeds go to Backpacks or Love & other FWC Outreach Ministries right here in Pueblo.

ABOUT
2nd Annual Rise & Shine 5K Fun Run / Walk, offers trail runners a unique twist on the traditional trail run experience. Participants will run/walk 5 kilometers course that winds its way through the beautiful Pueblo City Park. Along the course, runners will find eggs stuffed with goodies.

LOCATION
Pueblo City Park
3455 Nuckolls Ave
Pueblo, CO 81005
(meet us near the Pueblo Zoo / Park area)

WHEN
April 11, 2020
Race time 8:00 am

RACE PROCEEDS
All proceeds going back into our Pueblo Community supporting Backpacks of Love an FWC Outreach Ministry.
Do you have a group of friends, family or even coworkers that would like to create a group and run/walk together? Dress up in your favorite tutu or running gear and come join us as we help make Pueblo better!

REGISTRATION
Entry Fee
$25 preregistration per adult
$10 preregistration per child 17 year and younger
$50 preregistration per household family (children free with 2 paid adults)

RISE AND SHINE REGISTRATION FORM

TICKETS ON SALE
BONUS: Children’s Egg Hunt following race at 9:30 am – FREE
***RAIN OR SHINE, NON-REFUNDABLE***

FAQ
When can I pick up my race packet?
Packet pick-up is Saturday before the race, from 6:30-7:45 am.

Can I have someone else pick up my packet?
No, unless you have already signed a race waiver.

What time do the races start?
8:00 a.m.

Can I walk?
Yes.

Can I transfer my registration to another person or get a refund if I am unable to run?
No.

Do you have race day t-shirts?
Yes, you may purchase a shirt for $12, up until March 30th.

Are strollers allowed on the course?
We allow strollers, baby joggers, etc., in the 5k run/walk.

Are pets allowed on the course?
We allow trained, leashed, and friendly pets in the 5k run/walk.

Can I wear headphones or use an iPod during the race?
Yes.

Can I register by mail?
Yes.

Fill out the registration form and mail it to with entry fee:
Family Worship Center
3800 Parker Blvd.
Pueblo, CO 81008

FORM HERE

Can I register online?
Yes. You can go here to save your spot.

Cold Feet?
Run with a Friend!

Pueblo Craft Shows Fall/Winter 2019

Craft shows are an amazing way to find fun and unique Christmas gifts while supporting our local community.  I have compiled a list of craft shows in Pueblo to help you find that perfect gift.

If, you know of a local craft show that is not on this list please leave a comment and I will get it added to my list.

Shrine of Saint Therese
November 16-17th, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
300 Goodnight Ave, Pueblo, CO 81004
You will be entered to win one of two Walmart Gift Cards with every $10 you spend!

Lil’ Crafters Cottage
November 16-17th, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
1325 S. Prairie Avenue, Unit 7, Pueblo, CO  81005

Holiday Market
hosted by Centennial High School
Saturday, November 16th from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
2525 Mountview Drive, Pueblo, CO

Family Worship Center
hosted by Moms Raising Arrows
Friday, November 22nd from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
3800 Parker Blvd, Pueblo, Colorado 81008

Fall Makers Market
hosted at TickTock
Nov 30th from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
315 N. Santa Fe., Pueblo, CO

Handmade Pueblo’s 5th Annual Holiday Craft Show
Rawlings Library, Main Pueblo Branch
Saturday, December 7th from10:00 am – 4:00 pm
100 East Abriendo Avenue, Pueblo, Colorado 81004

 

1ST ANNUAL RISE & SHINE 5K FUN RUN

The first 100 adults who enters, receives a FREE race day t-shirt!

ABOUT
1st Annual Rise & Shine 5K Fun Run / Walk, offers trail runners a unique twist on the traditional trail run experience. Participants will run/walk 5 kilometers course that winds its way through the beautiful Pueblo City Park. Along the course, runners will find eggs stuffed with goodies.

LOCATION
Pueblo City Park
3455 Nuckolls Ave
Pueblo, CO 81005

WHEN
April 20, 2019
Race time 8:00 am

RACE PROCEEDS
All proceeds going back into our Pueblo Community supporting Backpacks of Love an FWC Outreach Ministry.
Do you have a group of friends, family or even coworkers that would like to create a group and run/walk together? Dress up in your favorite tutu or running gear and come join us as we help make Pueblo better! We are also collecting kid-friendly, non-perishable food items to send home with local students over long breaks. Bring a food item to the race for a chance to win a gift!

REGISTRATION
Entry Fee
$25 preregistration per adult
$10 preregistration per child 17 year and younger
$50 preregistration per household family (children free with 2 paid adults)
RISE AND SHINE REGISTRATION FORM

TICKETS ON SALE
BONUS: Children’s Egg Hunt following race at 10:00 am – FREE
***RAIN OR SHINE, NON-REFUNDABLE***

FAQ
When can I pick up my race packet?
Packet pick-up is Saturday before the race, from 6:30-7:45 am.

Can I have someone else pick up my packet?
No, unless you have already signed a race waiver.

What time do the races start?
8:00 a.m.

Can I walk?
Yes.

Can I transfer my registration to another person or get a refund if I am unable to run?
No.

What about the T-shirt?
The first 100 adults to register will receive a free race day T-shirt.

Are strollers allowed on the course?
We allow strollers, baby joggers, etc., in the 5k run/walk.

Can I wear headphones or use an iPod during the race?
Yes.

Can I register by mail?
Yes.

Fill out the registration form and mail it to with entry fee:

Family Worship Center
3800 Parker Blvd.
Pueblo, CO 81008
FORM HERE

Can I register online?
Yes. You can go here to save your spot.

Cold Feet?
Run with a Friend!

Love Abounds

Free Admission to Colorado State Parks for Veterans Day, November 11, 2018

This Sunday, November 11th, all active and retired members of the military, receive free admission to Colorado’s state parks for Veterans Day. This is valid for the military member and all other passengers in the same vehicle will be admitted for free.  Lake Pueblo is on the list, however there are 40 other Colorado state parks to choose from, for a complete list go here.

Military identification methods include:
•Military ID card
•Applicable DD Form
•Veterans Affairs health identification card
•A current Colorado Driver’s License or state-issued identification card with the veteran seal printed on it

For additional information go here.