Here is your list of fun things to do around Fort Collins and Northern Colorado this weekend! There are a lot of events this weekend for both kids and adults!
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Thursday, March 17
Patty’s Day Pot Luck⎪They will have Corned Beef and Cabbage for those who would like to celebrate Irish heritage and invite anybody who would like to show off their Irish cooking skills to bring a side dish or dessert.We will have some jello shots while supply lasts. Also some fun, new, green cocktails on special for the evening. Feisty Spirits, 1708 E Lincoln Ave #1, Fort Collins, CO
Saint Patrick’s Day Party⎪Join on Saint Patrick’s Day for $5 green wicked margaritas, $5 pot of gold shots, and much more! We will also have DJs all afternoon, so don’t miss out. Wicked Tequila Room, 123 E 4th St, Loveland, CO
St. Patrick’s Day Irish Dance⎪Join to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Avoca Irish Dance Academy.! Watch and cheer on these talented children as they perform traditional Irish Dance while enjoying a refreshing pint of Maroney’s Irish Red Ale! Please tip them and support their dance academy. This will be a 20 minute performance so please come early to get your seats and a pint of beer. It starts at 6pm. Drätz Brewing Company, 965 E 11th St, Loveland, CO
St. Patrick’s Day Party & Raffle⎪Join at Otto Pint for live music St. Patrick’s Day weekend! This event will feature local bands, drink specials, and fun raffle prizes. Raffle tickets will be handed out all month long, so be sure to stop by for a chance to win. Drink Specials:
$3 Green beer
$4 Shots of Jameson
$4/$5 Irish car bombs
$5 Irish Mules, on Saturday only
Corn beef Pizza
Corn Beef Sliders
Special DessertRaffle Details:
Any specialty cocktail= 1 raffle ticket
Pizza= 2 raffle tickets
Special dessert= 3 raffle tickets
Merchandise= 5 raffle tickets per item. Otto Pint, 100 Oakridge Dr, Fort Collins, CO
The Irish Pub on St. Patrick’s Day⎪Celebrate in style with drink specials from open to close at this fabulous Irish Bar! The Irish Pub, 2439 S College Ave UNIT C3, Fort Collins, CO
Mex O’Malley’s, St Patrick’s Day Celebration⎪ Loveland new Mexican-Irish pub and cantina, will be celebrating its first St. Paddy’s Day so it’s the perfect place to join in on the fun! Mex O’Malleys, 548 N Lincoln Ave, Loveland, CO
Friday, March 18
The Bridge Bar Whiskey Tasting ⎪Have you ever wondered about the differences between Irish, Canadian, and American whiskey? What processes does each go through to create their signature tastes, colors, smells and even cost? The Rialto and Backstage Rialto invite you to join us as we discuss the fascinating world of all things whiskey. Even better, you will get the chance to taste various spirits to help you become a true connoisseur.
Your purchase gives you a ticket to the award-winning Celtic group, Goitse, and the whiskey tasting, which includes delectable charcuterie for the perfect food pairing. What a perfect way to help raise funds for the Rialto Theater while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Rialto Theater, 228 E. Fourth Street, Loveland, CO
Saturday, March 19
Bend & Brew Yoga Pop-Up⎪Bend & Brew Yoga Pop-Up at Snack Attack! What’s more fun than starting your morning with some movement and post yoga fuel??We are popping up with a Bend & Brew yoga class and we’d love for you to join us!You’re invited to our all levels vinyasa style 50 minute yoga class! Stick around and enjoy a post yoga brew and or breakfast burrito! Brews include tap beer, cold brew coffee, kombucha or yerba mate. Space is limited so make sure to sign up ahead of time! Bring your own mat and water.*Post brews and burritos not included in yoga class price. Starts at 9:30am. Snack Attack, 120 West Stuart Street, Fort Collins, CO
Pie Madness Round 3⎪Come on in for FREE pie samples and a chance to vote for your favorite flavor. The competing flavors will be Lattice Topped Cherry vs. Chocolate Explosion! Bracket pie sampling and voting continues throughout March and concludes on April 2. You can vote in person or look for the polls on our Instagram and Facebook. We’ll randomly choose the winner from all votes cast throughout Pie Madness and winner gets a full pie in the flavor of their choice! Noon-2pm. Ginger and Baker, 359 Linden Street, Fort Collins, CO
Spring Holistic Fair⎪Have fun exploring alternative choices for taking care of your body, mind, spirit & our environment; discover aspects of your Self through astrology, aura portraits, clairvoyant, tarot or past life readings. Animal communicators, too. Experience healing modalities from massage, reiki and reflexology to energy re-balancing and deep muscle massage. Crystals & gemstones. Try natural skin care products. Learn about past lives, spirit guides and aromatherapy. Meet old friends, make new friends. Shop our creative vendors & artisans. Door prizes. Lots of Free parking! Tickets at the door. The Ranch Events Complex, 5280 Arena Cir Unit 100, Loveland, CO
Jewelry Making ⎪Come make some unique, one-of-a-kind jewelry with the help of Fort Collins artists Carolyn Snyder, owner of Pour Decor, and Sarah Sypian.
Stop by Backyard Tap for a drink and make a fun, new piece of jewelry for yourself or as a gift for someone else! Pick from different colors and designs, as well as jewelry/accessory pieces like earrings, rings, pendants, bracelets, keychains, and purse/bag hooks.
Ticket cost is $30 for the materials and a beverage of your choice! Any additional jewelry pieces can be made for the cost of $10. Each ticket/piece of jewelry you create gives you a chance to win the painting created during the live demonstration of acrylic pouring! This is a kid/family friendly event. This is a mess-free activity (no painting involved). 1-2:30pm. Backyard Tap, 323 North Railroad Avenue, Loveland, CO
Yoga+Wine⎪Kick off your Saturday morning at The OBC Wine Project with Alisha! This one hour beginner friendly yoga class from 10-11am will include your first glass of wine and Bindle post-yoga treat! Please bring a yoga mat, water, and a mask. Masks must be worn during the class due to this event being indoors. The OBC Wine Project, 824 East Lincoln Avenue, Fort Collins, CO
The 5th Annual Lucky’s St. Patrick’s Day Crawl
Join The Luckiest Bar Crawl Ever!
$1,000 Grand Prize Costume Contest*
2 Complimentary Drinks Or Shots!
Exclusive Drink Specials!
Amazing Local Food!
Custom Lucky Badge & Lanyard!
Waived Cover At All Venues!
Awesome After Party!
Access To Our Crawl Map!
Check in time 4-6pm. Yeti Bar And Grill, 23 Old Town Square, Fort Collins, CO
Sunday, March 20
Spring Equinox Half Marathon & 4 Mile⎪4-Mile course is a square loop around the brewery on paved county roads. Half Marathon course runs on a mix (50/50) of paved & dirt country roads. Both races start & finish at The Biergarten @ Anheuser-Busch Brewery, 2351 Busch Drive, Fort Collins, CO
Pie Madness Round 4⎪Come on in for FREE pie samples and a chance to vote for your favorite flavor. The competing flavors will be Lemon Blueberry Streusel vs. Passionfruit Meringue. Bracket pie sampling and voting continues throughout March and concludes on April 2. You can vote in person or look for the polls on our Instagram and Facebook. We’ll randomly choose the winner from all votes cast throughout Pie Madness and winner gets a full pie in the flavor of their choice! Noon-2pm. Ginger and Baker, 359 Linden Street, Fort Collins, CO
Free Italian Ice⎪Celebrate the arrival of spring with our favorite annual tradition – FREE Rita’s Italian Ice! Stop by Rita’s for our First Day of Spring FREE Italian Ice giveaway on Sunday, March 20, 2022 from 12pm to 9pm! All guests who visit Rita’s will receive a FREE Italian ice in the available flavor of their choice served in our special First Day of Spring cup! It’s our way of saying thanks and spreading a little happiness to kick off the new season. Look out for posts to vote for flavors! We will for sure have Mango, Cherry, Lemon, Wild Black Cherry, Cotton Candy and a Sugar Free! Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard, 250 E Harmony Rd, Ste F-7, Fort Collins, CO
“Sip Into Spring”⎪Odell Brewing’s very own “Sip Into Spring” Event! Come enjoy an afternoon on Odell’s patio as we give thanks for warmer weather and “Sip Into Spring” with some “Colorado Reggae” by Luna Shade!”Good vibes” are all you need for admission. 3-5pm. Odell Brewing Company, 800 E Lincoln Ave, Fort Collins, CO
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