COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Looking for something to do in Colorado Springs? Local author Kirsten Akens has 100+ ideas of things to keep you and your whole family busy all year long. She talked to FOX21 Anchor Abbie Burke about where she came up with the ideas and a few of her favorites.

Akens will be holding an author book signing for “100 Things to Do in Colorado Springs Before You Die” at the What If… Festival in downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon.

More information about Akens and her book can be found at