The New Year is filled with nonprofit fundraising galas, benefits, sports activities and renowned speakers around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak area.

Here is a list of backup dates to start the year. More will be announced as dates and places are fixed.

January 12: Youth Center's Youth Directory Program Delivered "A New Brain" Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College,

January 26th: coup of sending of the centenary, Colorado Springs Colorado Springs College of the Arts, public open house, VIP special reception,

January 31st: One Colorado Education Fund, Southern Colorado Ally Awards, The Mining Exchange,

1st, 2nd, 8th and 23rd of February: Junior Achievement Rock'n N Bowl, The summit of Interquest,

February 2: fly fishing tour, Healing Waters Benefit, Theater of Starry Astronomers,

February 16: the ball of angelsThe Angels of America Fallen, The Broadmoor,

February 21: Boys and Girls Club of Pikes Peak Area, Young of the Year Dinner and celebration, Les Bois,

February 22: Winter Gala Monte Carlo Masquerade, Colorado Springs Choir, The Woods,

February 22: Red, White and Blue StableStrides Celebrations Veterans healing with equine therapy, Norris-Penrose Event Center,

February 23: 36th heart ball, "To the moon and stars, to life", the Broadmoor,

March 3: International Women's Day, The Pinery,, Facebook

March 7: Recipe of hope, Food Bank Care and Share, The Broadmoor,

March 16: Classic Dodgeball, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, Air Force Academy,

April 2: lunch of the reason to hope, Alzheimer's Association, The Antlers,

April 11: 25th anniversary luncheon of Colorado Springs Youth Court DoubleTree Hotel,

April 12: Shivers concert series, PPLD Shivers Fund, pianists Karen Walwyn and Brian Major of "Aida"

April 12: TEAL charity auction, Sue DiNapoli Ovarian Cancer Society, Ross Auction,

April 13th: Ball of families of the Never Alone Foundation, Cheyenne Lodge, Broadmoor,

AApril 17: Joe Henjum Senior Accolades, Senior Resource Council, Creekside Event Center, 5515 Palmer Park Boulevard,

April 20: Red ribbon ball Southern Colorado Health Network / Southern Colorado AIDS Project, Antlers Hotel,

April 27th: Culinary Passport by ACF Pikes Peak Chefs St. Paul's Church, Julie Penrose Hall,

April 27th: fur ball, Cheyenne Mountain Resort,

May 4th: 25th Anniversary of Chocoholic Frolic, Kidpower, The Pinery,

May 4: Gala and JA auction, Greetings to the everyday heroes, DoubleTree, Clint Romesha, winner of the medal of honor,

May 8: Silver Key Senior Services, Lunch at Broadmoor,

May 11: Fashion show and auction, Auxiliary of Salvation Army Women, The Broadmoor,

May 16: Showcase of chefs, Rocky Mountain Health Services, Elegant Hotel,

May 19: Defenders of Freedom: Veterans Recognition Walk, 45 miles,

June 1st: Evening of the Pikes Peak Opera League, Pikes Peak Palliative Care Reception Area, 2550 Tenderfoot Hill Road,

June 15: Zoo Ball, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo,

July 26: ADA celebration lunch, "Advancing Disability-Specific Health Care", The Independence Center, Hotel Elegante,

July 28: Shivers concert series, PPLD Shivers Fund, "Inspirational Song Night", Packard Hall, Colorado College,

July Date to be determined: breakfast on the street, Urban Peak, Colorado Avenue Bridge,

August 2nd: JA Golf Classic, Cheyenne Shadows Golf Club,

August 10: Colorado Springs Powwow, A nation walking together, Norris-Penrose Event Center,

August 15-17: Discover the enchanted weekend of good will, Garden of the Gods Resort & Club,

August Date to be determined: Bruncheon of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado,

September 7: Centennial Celebration Gala Colorado Springs College of Fine Arts at Colorado College,

September 14th: Pawtoberfest, Bear Creek Regional Park

September 14: night of white lights, Colorado Springs Youth Symphony, secret location announced immediately prior to the event,

September 21: Cat-on-Tap, Catamount Institute at Beidleman Environmental Center, outdoor fundraising evening,

October 3: cowgirls and cocktails, Norris-Penrose Events Center, on Facebook

October 10: Lunch business and arts, COPPeR and Chamber and EDC, The Antlers,

October 24: breakfast of the champions, Peak Vista Community Health Centers, speaker to be determined, The Broadmoor,

October 30: CPCD … gives children a head start on the pulpit project Community Donation Events, Breakfasts and Cocktails, The Antlers,

November 1st: Jewel of a wine tasting, Colorado Springs Youth Court, Norris-Penrose Events Center,

November Date TBD: Honoring the Brave Breakfast at the Peak Military Care Network,

November Date to be determined: November Christmas, Hope newborn, the Broadmoor,

December 22: Bal Debutante, The Broadmoor