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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Friday, November 11-Happy Veteran’s Day!
Veterans Day Breakfast⎪Come out to share a morning of food, song, and patriotism at the Fort Collins Senior Center! Celebrate those who have honorably served our country. Presented by the Fort Collins Golden K Kiwanis Club and the Recreation Department. 7-10am. Fort Collins Senior Center, 1200 Raintree Dr, Fort Collins, CO
Wellington Veteran’s Day Celebration⎪Join us for our 2nd Annual Veterans Day Celebration!
We have two days jam packed with ways to honor and support the Veterans in our community and we’d love for you to be a part of it. Below you will find a basic outline of the days events. Veterans will receive 20% off their tabs at Old Colorado Brewing Company on both Friday and Saturday and BOGO Breakfast Burritos from The BBQ Love Shack. Old Colorado Brewing Company, 3700 Cleveland Avenue, Wellington, CO
Vintage Market Days⎪Vintage Market Days of Northern Colorado is celebrating 10 years of bringing the vintage experience to you. We are so excited to present our Holiday Event, “Pile on the Merry,” coming to Northern Colorado November 11-13, 2022. Join for an unforgettable weekend full of shopping our carefully curated vendors, enjoying live music and local yummy eats and treats while you shop! Island Grove Regional Park, 501 N 14th Ave, Greeley, CO
Bon Appétit Week⎪As a celebration of the vibrant culinary creativity in Downtown Fort Collins, chefs at nearly 30 restaurants are pulling out all the stops to create unique, decadent, and gourmet menu specials for Bon Appétit Week.
From Friday, November 11 – Sunday, November 20, indulge your senses in exceptional featured menu specials that can only be sipped and savored for a limited time. Prepare your palette because menu specials are NOW AVAILABLE to preview. Don’t miss out on these exclusive offers that will tantalize your tastebuds; make your reservations today!
Saturday, November 12
5th Annual CommUNITY on Tap Veteran’s Day 5K⎪You’re invited to their 5th annual Veteran’s Day 5K benefitting Northern Colorado’s newest Veteran specific non-profit!
Come one, come all for a morning full of movement, food, brews and helping to raise money to support our local veteran community.
Your $30 ticket includes entry to the causal 5k, post run stretch, breakfast sandwich provided by Snack Attack and a pint brew of your choice from Odell Brewing and raffle plus so much more!
100% of ticket sales will be donated to local veterans organization, Honor Street which helps local veterans with basic and fundamental daily life needs to show up as their best selves and continue to thrive in their lives on the road to success. 8am-11am. Odell Brewing Company 800 East Lincoln Avenue Fort Collins, CO
Fall Mishawaka Makers’ Market⎪The Makers’ Market returns to the Mishawaka! We are happy to share this FREE one-of-a-kind event with you and bring attention to our local community of talented artists and creators. This event will be featuring a collection of handmade jewelry, art, and goods. Noon-6pm The Mishawaka, 13714 Poudre Canyon Highway, Bellvue, CO
Jewelry Making @ Loveland Aleworks⎪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 Loveland Aleworks for a beer 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 beer or 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).1:30-3:30pm. Loveland Aleworks, 118 West 4th Street Loveland, CO
Wine and Charcuterie Tasting Event⎪Take a wine journey through California and Colorado with four different wines, personally selected with consult between you and your wine educator. Your wines will be matched up with a delicious, locally produced charcuterie plate. Learn about Blanchard Family Wines while you ask questions, discuss wine analysis, and pairing options. Blanchard Family Wines, 234 North College Avenue #a3 Fort Collins, CO
Holiday Open House⎪Join for our annual Holiday Open House! Shop all of our holiday gifts and decorations and enjoy some sweet treats and apple cider on the house. At the Bath Boutique, you are sure to find something special and unique for every member of the family. Surround yourself with holiday cheer, and get excited for Christmas and the holiday season at Bath Garden Center! 10am-4pm. Bath Garden Center, 2000 E Prospect Rd, Fort Collins, CO
Fall Fest Holiday Kickoff & Craft Show⎪Join on Saturday, November 12 for our 2022 Fall Fest Holiday Kickoff & Craft Show in Margarita Alley!
Our holiday craft show is from 11:00am-2:00pm with over 20 local vendors. This is a great opportunity to support local and get a head start on your Christmas gifts. Margarita Alley, Loveland, CO
Sunday, November 13
Friendsgiving Potluck⎪Join in the taproom for our annual Friendsgiving Celebration! We haven’t gotten to do this in a couple years, so we are so excited to be bringing it back this year! We invite you to bring your favorite holiday side dish to share with the community and friends. We will provide the turkey! 4-6pm. Loveland Aleworks, 118 W 4th St, Loveland, CO
Mini Market⎪Join for our first Holiday Mini Market on Sunday, November 13th from 10am to 2pm at Ginger and Baker. In addition to our small business vendors, guests can enjoy complimentary drinks, tunes, free gift bags for the first guests, food on site, brand activations and more! Mini Market is always free to attend and open to the public. Ginger and Baker, 359 Linden St, Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Bridal Show⎪Plan Your Wedding at Colorado Largest Bridal Show Circuit-CO Bridal Shows! 11am-3pm. Windsong Estate Event Center 2901 Saddler Boulevard Severance, CO
Sad Kid Sundays: A Monthly Comedy Showcase⎪A monthly stand-up comedy showcase held at CopperMuse Distillery; full of great comedians, great jokes, and great cocktails! 6:30-8:30pm. CopperMuse Distillery, 244 North College Avenue #105 Fort Collins, CO