The DBA


The Downtown Fort Collins Business Association (DBA), a non-profit corporation, is organized to promote the businesses of Downtown Fort Collins, Colorado. Membership in the DBA shows support for the Downtown community and gives businesses the chance to highlight their offerings through the many Downtown promotions scheduled throughout the year.



"To increase the vitality and prosperity of Downtown, the heart of Fort Collins"


Downtown events attract over a quarter of a million people per year to visit, shop, & dine. During NewWestFest weekend alone, $2.5 million is spent in the Downtown area.

The DBA serves as an advocate for Downtown Fort Collins and represents over 225 active business members: arts organizations, restaurants, retail stores, entertainment, professional, service and non-profit organizations.

The DBA annually produces over 100 days of free programming and events providing a traditional hometown feeling and civic pride for the Fort Collins community.
Downtown Fort Collins is nationally recognized as a premiere destination and regional center for business and culture.