Things to do in and around Colorado Springs this weekend: giant garage sale, Easter activities, cactus show, Tony winning musical


Opening weekend for the Tony Award winning musical "Fun Home" at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, for ages 14+, runs through April 22, tickets at


Two more days for March Spring Break Tinkering at the Space Foundation, 10 a.m. Adults help kids 4-8, those 9-17 can set their own pace with science, art, math and engineering activities. A chain-reaction machine is launched at noon Saturday. Tickets at, 4425 Arrowswest Drive.


It will set your feet tapping and your whole body moving. The final night for the 20th anniversary performances of Irish "Riverdance" at Pikes Peak Center, 7:30 p.m.,


Easter egg hunts, the Easter Bunny and brunches fill this weekend. Click here for listings.


Thinking shopping? It’s The Market Beautiful (formerly Vintage Whites), at Denver’s National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., 5-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Two-day tickets $22, $7 for Saturday,


A fascinating look at New Mexico through the eyes of a photographer, "Alex Harris: Red White Blue and God Bless You, A Portrait of Northern New Mexico," Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, through July 29.

For lovers of all things desert, it’s the 2018 Cactus & Succulent Show and Sale offered by the Colorado Cactus & Succulent Society. Award winners from the juried show, experts, how-to classes, exotic plants and a plant giveaway. 9 a.m. both days, Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St., $12.50, $9.50 seniors and military, $9 ages 3-15 and students, children under 2 get in free.


Ready, set, shop. It’s The World’s Largest Indoor Garage Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Colorado Springs Event Center, which has gone back to its original name at Palmer Park and Academy boulevards. Presented by Discover Goodwill and KVOR. Info about selling or attending:, 593-2700.

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