Event Applications

All event applications that have been filed out can be emailed to any of the following staff. If you do not receive a confrimation from the Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce concerning your application please call 719-685-5089

Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-off – February 14, 2015

In Soda Springs Park February 14th, 2014, Come enjoy 18 fabulous chefs competing with their secret recipes of Gumbo. Each team must prepare 5 gallons of Gumbo right in front of their audience. Ticket sales are 2 tastings for $1. This event will continue until the Gumbo runs out. Think you have the winning Gumbo recipe? Fill out an application to attend this wonderful community event.

Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-off Application




Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival – June 6, 2015

Be one of 25 Colorado Wineries to attend the Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival! Applications are available for retail vendors, food vendors, and Wineries. Due to a large amount of inquires to attend this festival all applications will be reviewed before being eligible to participate. All retail vendors must submit pictures of their product to be analyzed by a jury before being suitable to attend.

Winery Application

Vendor Application




Good Ole Summertime Ice Cream Social & Pie Baking Contest – July 6, 2015

Cool down from the hot summer day at the Good Ole Summertime Ice Cream Social and Pie Baking Contest. Two fruit pies from each contest participant are judged by 3 respected individuals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Each competitor must provide two of the same king of homemade fruit pie. There is no entry fee this is a “FUN” Competition. Prizes will be awarded and judging is based upon the best pie overall. Winners will be announced and sent to all local media.

Pie Application




Emma Crawford Coffin Races – October 24, 2015

If you are entering as a parade participant please fill out the application so we know you will be attending. There is no fee for just participating in the parade.

2015 Coffin Race Application