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Play All Day in Downtown Fort Collins

Get your play on and explore downtown while having some fun! Whether you enjoy entertainment, trivia, performing arts, history, learning, creating, or simply taking leisurely walks and self-guided tours, there's something for everyone to enjoy. You can try something new and satisfy your curiosity regardless of age or ability. So why not do something out of the ordinary and have a great time?

Downtown Event Calendar

Discover the Downtown Fort Collins calendar to find a variety of events that take place throughout the year! The calendar features a diverse range of happenings including music, art, events, parties, grand openings, fundraisers, and other gatherings that are open to the entire downtown community. Whether you're looking for fun activities or interesting cultural experiences, there is something for everyone on our events calendar.

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For the Art Lover in Everyone

Discover your passion for art every first Friday of the month at Downtown Fort Collins First Friday Art Walk™. From 6:00 - 9:00 pm, immerse yourself in a celebration of creativity with self-guided tours of unique exhibits hosted by participating businesses that feature local artists, creators, and makers. All ages, interests, and backgrounds are invited to enjoy the diverse artistic styles on display. Check out each business's rotating monthly specials for every Art Walk event!

Art Walk

A Culinary Tour of Tasty Proportions

Educate your taste buds during Fort Collins Foodie Walk™, a monthly self-guided self-guided tour featuring new and exciting taste and drink experiences from downtown's finest culinary shops.

On the third Friday of each month, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, explore and enjoy seasonal samples created for interactive and exciting taste experiences!

Foodie Walk

Your Destination For Fun

Downtown's electrifying culture is bursting with entertainment and activity options, nestled within stunningly preserved historical buildings, museums, indoor and outdoor theatres, entertainment venues, plazas, parks, and more. Whether you enjoy the outdoors, have a passion for history, or want to learn about Fort Collins' haunted past through public and private tours, there are plenty of fun things to do for visitors, tourists, locals, and natives. Spending time downtown is undoubtedly a fantastic choice.

Entertainment & Activities

Fam-Bam Fun & Adventures

Come and create lasting memories and explore the inviting, and inclusive atmosphere of downtown! Your littles will delight in the many fun-filled activities available, including play areas, spacious parks and playgrounds, a public library, interactive museums, and exhilarating splash pads at Old Town Square and Oak Street Plaza. With an array of family-friendly attractions, Downtown Fort Collins provides endless opportunities for exploration and adventure. Whether you're seeking educational or thrilling experiences, there's something for every member of the family to enjoy.

Family-Friendly Activities

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