iManitouThe entity that combines our Chamber of Commerce, Visitors Bureau, and Office of Economic Development is called iManitou and is an excellent source of information for visitors. They have maps, visitors' guides, event information, contacts for local hotels and restaurants, area attractions, and numerous activity suggestions for the whole family. Plus, they have the friendliest volunteers in town! Click here to visit their websiteExternal link.

Manitou Springs is one of the Collest Small TownsRead about our
Cool Small Town (pdf)

Manitou Springs residents should also consider the Chamber as source of information. Stop by (or go onlineExternal link) for information on events, summer concert schedules, real estate, banks, restaurant menus, or the name of a good local handyman or plumber. There are also maps (state highway and Colorado Springs street) as well as information from the Division of Wildlife about hunting.

The iManitou Board is made up of seven members who are Manitou Springs business owners and/or community representatives.   

Board Members

David Symonds, President, Craftwood Inn and Stagecoach Inn

Tim Haas, Vice President, Garden of the Gods Trading Post and Manitou Outpost

Jennifer Brown, Treasurer, Quacker Gift Shop (term expires 2015)

Karen Cullen, 1894 Victoria's Keep (term expires 2015)

Gwenn David, Avenue Hotel Bed and Breakfast (term expires 2015)

Ken Jaray (term expires 2015)

City Council Liaison Kevin "Sarge" Mac Donald II
Staff Liaison & Board Secretary Leslie Lewis, Executive Director


The Board meets on the 4th Thursday of each month at 8:30 a.m. in City Council Chambers at 606 Manitou Avenue. Meetings are open to the public.

Date Agenda (pdf) Minutes (pdf)
07/25/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes
06/27/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes 
05/23/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes
04/25/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes 
03/28/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes 
02/28/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes 
02/27/13 Special Meeting Minutes 
01/24/13 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes 
12/13/12 Regular Meeting Agenda  Minutes
11/12/12 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes  
October 2012 NO MEETING HELD  
09/27/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
08/13/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
07/10/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
06/07/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
04/26/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
03/22/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
02/23/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
01/26/2012 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
12/15/2011 Regular Mtg Agenda Minutes 
11/22/2011 Regular Mtg  Agenda  Minutes
10/27/2011 Board Retreat Agenda   
09/28/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
08/31/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
07/28/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
06/23/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
05/26/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
04/28/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
04/05/2011 Special Meeting No Agenda No Minutes
03/24/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes
03/10/2011 Special Meeting No Agenda Minutes
02/25/2011 Regular Meeting Agenda Minutes

Note: Documents are PDFs unless indicated.

Chamber of Commerce,
Visitors Bureau
and Office of Economic Development
354 Manitou Avenue
Manitou Springs, Colorado 80829
(719) 685-5089
1-800-642-2567 (Toll Free)