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Venetucci Farm Summer of Flowers and Fun - June 24, 2022- KRDO Midday Edition

June 24, 2022

Pikes Peak Community Foundation (PPCF) and Pikes Peak Real Estate Foundation (PPREF) today announced a slate of summer activities at Venetucci Farm, a beloved community icon that celebrates the legacy of Nick and Bambi Venetucci, as it marks the one year anniversary of new management with Gather Mountain Blooms, an urban flower farm.  Below is a listing of summer events held at Venetucci Farm, 5210 S. U.S. Highway 85 87, Colorado Springs, CO 80911:  Rocky Mountain Flower Fest – Bluegrass concert festival mixed with a farm full of flowers! o Saturday, June 25 – 2:00-10:00 P.M.  $65 general admission, $95 VIP Whiskey Tasting experience + GA, $25 Kids under 10  You-Pick Flower Field Opens o OPENING DAY Saturday, July 2 – 8:00-11:30 A.M. o Weekly Thursdays 5:30-7:30P.M., Friday & Saturdays 8:00-11:30 A.M.  $5 admission, $20 per cup of flowers  Love Grows Community – Four Thursday evenings where you can cut your own flowers from our fields, and 100% of $5 admission support local nonprofits. o Thursday, July 14 – 5:30-7:30 P.M. supporting Kids on Bikes o Thursday, July 21 – 5:30-7:30 P.M. supporting Inside Out Youth Services o Thursday, July 28 – 5:30-7:30 P.M. supporting Bloom House o Thursday, August 4 – 5:30-7:30 P.M. supporting Dream Catchers Equine Rescue  $5 admission, $20 per cup of flowers.