Summer Events in Fort Collins

Summer time and the livin’ is easy here in Fort Collins. Whether by foot, bike, Max or car, there are endless activities to join in on in Fort Collins.  Here are a few local favorites.

Reoccurring Events:

Tuesdays at Oak Street Fountain:  Noontime Notes Concert Series 11:30-1:00

Tuesdays at City Park:  FoCo Food Truck Rally 5:30-Dusk

Wednesdays at Odell:  Free live music 5:00-7:00

Wednesdays  at CSU’s Lagoon:  Lagoon Summer Concert series 6:00-8:30

Thursdays at Old Town Square:  Bohemian Nights Thursday Night Live  7:00-9:00

Thursdays at Front Range Shopping Center:  Sounds of Summer Concert Series 5:30-8:30

Saturdays at Larimer County Courthouse:  Larimer County Farmers Market 8:00-12:00

Sunday at Foothills Mall: Summer Sundays Concert Series 6:00-8:00

Other Semi Regular Events:

French Nest Open Air Market: Saturdays July 21, September 15, October 13 9:00-3:00

First Friday Gallery Walk:  the first Friday of each month 6:00-9:00

Downtown Sessions Concert Series in Old Town Square:  every first Friday 6:00-9:00

Fort Collins Foodie Walk: every 3rd Friday 5:00-8:00

Paddlers Pub at Mountain Whitewater: free music, check Facebook page for upcoming events

Large Events:

Arise Music Festival, August 3-5

Foco Cafe’s Bike-In Music Festival, August 5. Register before it fills up!

New West Fest, August 10-12

Tour de Fat, September 1

Children’s Events:

Mondays and Tuesdays at Spring Creek Gardens: Read-n-Seed 10:00 and 11:00

Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays at FoCo Cafe: Kids Feeding Kids-9:00-10:30

Thursdays: Nature Nuggets and Jr Naturalists at various Natural Areas 9:30-12:00

Various events offered by the City of Fort Collins, check the online calendar for more info

Various events offered by Lory State Park, check the Facebook page for more info

Various events at the Library, check the online calendar for more info


Have a great summer!